Top Boy Names Ending in Z

Boy names ending in Z are a rare but exciting group.

Cruz is the most popular boy name ending with Z right now. Along with Cruz, the only other boy name in the US Top 1000 is Juelz.

But Z is an innately cool letter, and many unique boy names ending with the letter Z make our favorites list. Some Z-ending boy names we recommend include the Biblical Boaz and Jabez, the Arabic Aziz, the peaceful Paz, and cool boys Jazz and Oz.

Here are all Nameberry’s boy names that end with the letter Z. 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.


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    For a single-syllable Latino surname, this new popular kid on the block packs a lot of energy and charm and is one of the most stylish Spanish names for boys in general use today. Victoria and David Beckham named their third son Cruz, following Brooklyn and Romeo, and it was also picked up on by tennis star Lleyton Hewitt for his son. Other parents may prize its Christian associations.


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    Modern invented name
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    This attempt to masculinize Jules has made its way into the Top 1000. We recommend using the more traditional spelling, as this one will likely appear dated in a few years' time.