Baby Boy Names

Baby boy names come in many different varieties. Along with traditional boy names such as James and Henry, there are modern classics like Oliver and Asher and new and unique boy names such as Phoenix and Kai.

That makes choosing the right name for your son a challenging task, but Nameberry is here to help. We’re your personal guide to thousands of boy names, from popular to rare, including their meanings and origins.

Start your search here for the perfect name for your little boy.

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Top Boy Names 2020

Our top names for boys are updated every month, so you know which boy names other parents are considering right now for their baby boys. While there are plenty of classic boy names on the popularity list, the top boy names also include lots of vintage names, gender neutral names, and boy names from around the world.

Unique Boy Names

Unique names – and by that we mean both rare names and unconventional ones – are becoming more, well, popular for boys all the time. There are thousands more unique boy names in use now than ever before, with more baby boys receiving names that lie outside the Top 1000.

Unique boy names might be nature names or place names, ancient names or invented names. Unique boy names might stretch international or gender boundaries, or the very definition of what can be a name. Here are some of our favorite unique names for boys:

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Search Boy Names by Letter

Browse all of our baby boy names by first letter by clicking on the alphabet below.

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Baby Name Generator

Our baby name generator uses baby boy names you like to help you discover new names you might love.