David is an enduring boys name with a prolific history behind it. It all began with the biblical David who battled and defeated Goliath the giant. He went on to become King of Israel and write the Book of Psalms. He later served as the inspiration for artists like Michaelangelo and Donatello to create some of their most famous pieces. In Scotland the name has always been considered worthy of royalty and it is also the name of the title character in Charles Dicken’s classic novel, David Copperfield. This is clearly a timeless name that’s not going to relinquish its position in the to boys name lists anytime soon–if ever.