Exotic Spellings for Boy Names

  1. Andru
    • Bryan
      • Origin:

        Variation of Brian, Irish
      • Meaning:

        "strong, virtuous, and honorable"
      • Description:

        An alternate spelling of Brian, Bryan's one of the most enduring of Irish imports. Bryan is now slightly more popular than the original, with associations to Bryan Cranston, Bryan Ferry and Bryan Brown.
    • Jamez
      • Jayke
        • Maks
          • Nikolas
            • Origin:

              Variation of Nicholas
            • Description:

              Nikolas is a sleek and international spelling of this longtime favorite, chosen by parents who might like the Nik or Niko short form.
          • Payton
            • Origin:

              Variation of Patton or Peyton, English
            • Meaning:

              "fighting man's estate"
            • Description:

              Once an obscure, surname-inspired option, Payton (and Peyton) hiked up the charts back in the 90s, likely inspired by the football star Peyton Manning.