English Names

English names rank among the top names in the US, the UK, and other English-speaking countries, along with such European countries as Sweden, Germany, and France.

Unique English names that carry a lot of style value include, for girls, Araminta, Arden, Azalea, Birdie, Blythe, Clover, Lilac, Lavender, Posey, and Waverly. For boys, unique names to consider include Birch, Booker, Dane, Garrison, Hale, Kit, Oberon, Shaw, Tobin, and Winston.

Classic English names in the US Top 300 for girls include Audrey, Georgia, Juliet, Lucy, and Olive.

For boys, traditional English names in the US Top 200 include Emmett, Jack, Miles, Oscar, and William. In England, popular British names include Alfie, Lily, Edward, and Ella.

Less conventional English names that rank highly in the US include, for girls, Kendall, Kinsley, Madison, Marley, Peyton, Presley, Sutton, Willow, Winter and Wren, For boys, this group includes Archer, Brooks, Carter, Fletcher, Graham, Huxley, Mason, Reed, Sawyer, and Wilder.

Our collection of English baby names also includes surname names such as Lancaster and Huffington, nature names such as River and Marigold, English word names such as Love and Journey, along with place names like Devon and occupational names such as Driver. Browse Nameberry’s complete range of English names for girls and boys, continued, below, or consult our individual lists of English girl names and English boy names.