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Gender: Boy Meaning: Unknown Origin: Gaelic Pronunciation: AR thur Related Names: Arther, Arthor

Arthur: Popularity

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43rd most popular boys name in the UK

1,310 recorded births
in 2012

User rating:  Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: off ( 3.75 from 306 votes )

Additional information about the name Arthur:

The name's meaning is unknown, but may come from the Celtic word for bear (artos) or the Irish word for stone (art). The name is heavily linked to King Arthur.

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