Top 2 Letter Boy Names

Two letter names for boys are a short (ahem) elite list.

Two letter boy names may be nickname names or in a few cases names in their own right.

The most popular two letter boy names include Ed, Ty, Bo, Al, and Cy.

If you're looking for a two letter name for your baby boy, here is our complete list. The top names below rank among the current US Top 1000 Baby Names and are ordered by popularity. Unique names rank below the Top 1000 and are listed alphabetically.


  • Origin:

    Norse nickname
  • Meaning:

    "to live"
  • Description:

    A popular name in Denmark, in this country Bo has some cowboy swagger and a lot of substance in its minimal two letters. In Mandarin Chinese, Bo means "wave".


  • Origin:

    Diminutive of various Ty-beginning names
  • Description:

    As Tyler has begun to recede, a number of parents, including the Wayne Gretzkys, have cut straight to the livelier short form.