Boy Names Starting With I

Boy names starting with I are led on the popularity charts by modern classics Isaac, Isaiah and Ian, all mainstays of the US Top 100 from the 80s and 90s to today. But with I one of the hottest initials for rising stars on the girls’ side — hello Isla, Ivy and Iris! — expect to see I-starting names for boys following suit soon. As ever, Nameberry visitors are ahead of the curve: Stylish I names for boys which rank in the Nameberry Top 1000 but which are yet to break onto the offical list include Icarus, Inigo, Ivo and Idris. Find more fresh possibilities in our full list of I-initial boy names, below.