Surname Baby Names

Surname baby names have been growing in popularity for boys and girls too over the past few decades. Now, anything goes, so look for a long-lost surname in your family or even search the phone book for something you love. Or look through this list for more unusual surname baby names.

  • Jensen

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    The number one surname in Denmark could make a sophisticated and stylish girl's name. Read More 

  • Jones

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Quintessentially common last name makes distinctive if problematic first, given to nearly 100 babies in the US in the most recent year counted. Read More 

  • Keagan

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    While Keegan has been rising in popularity for a number of years, this variant spelling is less popular each year since 2008.Read More 

  • Kennedy

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    This attractive surname name still projects that Kennedy family charisma. While it didn't come into widespread use until long after the deaths of martyred heroes President John F. or Senator... Read More 

  • Kenyon

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Kenyon is a very engaging British surname name, the middle y giving it a kind of southwestern canyonesque undertone.

    Though Kenyon appears in English records as far back as the... Read More 

  • Kiernan

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Although this surname name is closely related to the more common Irish name Kieran, Kiernan is also a well used family name, tied to thirty-three ancient chieftains. It has on a few occasions been... Read More 

  • Lander

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Possibility in the Landon vein. Read More 

  • Langdon

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Classy-sounding surname name usually bypassed in favor of the simpler Landon. Read More 

  • Lawson

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Appealing way, à la Dawson, to honor an ancestral Lawrence. Read More 

  • Lennon

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    A growing number of high-profile (and other) parents are choosing to honor their musical idols, such as Hendrix, Presley, Jagger, and now Lennon. Lennon first came to notice when Liam Gallagher... Read More 

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