Boy Names That Start With W

Boy Names W

If you’re looking for baby boy names starting with the letter W or are just browsing letters of the alphabet to get baby name inspiration, we want to help you weigh your options. You may be considering a popular name like William or looking for an incredibly unique boy name like Wolfgang. In either case, you’re sure to discover the perfect name for your little one. From Wade to Wystan, we have curated a list of popular boy names and unique W names and the meanings and origin of each name. Without further ado, let the baby’s name browsing begin.

 

Wade / Wayde
Gender-neutral. English origin, meaning: At the river crossing

 

Waldo
Boy. German origin, meaning: Rule

 

Walker
Boy. English origin, meaning: Fuller of cloth

 

Wallace
Boy. Scottish origin, meaning: Foreign, Welshman

 

Wally
Gender-neutral. English origin, a diminutive of Walter or Wallace, meaning: Foreigner, stranger

 

Walmond
Boy. German origin, meaning: Mighty protector

 

Walt
Boy. German origin, meaning: Army ruler

 

Walter
Boy. German origin, meaning: Commander of the army

 

Walther
Boy. German origin, meaning: Army rule

 

Walton
Boy. English origin, meaning: Fortified town

 

Ward
Boy. English origin, meaning: Guardian, watchman

 

Warian
Boy. Anglo-Saxon origin, meaning: Attend

 

Warner
Boy. English origin, meaning: Guard army

 

Warren
Boy. English from Norman origin, meaning: Park-keeper

 

Warwick / Warrick
Boy. English origin, meaning: Settlement by the weir

 

Washington
Boy. English origin, meaning: Home of the Wassa people

 

Watson
Boy. English and Scottish origin, meaning: Son of Walter

 

Wayland
Boy. English origin, meaning: Land beside the road

 

Waylon
Boy. English origin, meaning: Land beside the road

 

Wayne
Boy. English origin, meaning: Wagon maker

 

Webster
Boy. English origin, meaning: Weaver of cloth

 

Weldon
Boy. English origin, meaning: Well hill

 

Wellington
Boy. English origin, meaning: From the wealthy estate

 

Wells
Boy. English origin, meaning: From the well

 

Wendell
Gender-neutral. German origin, meaning: To travel to proceed, wanderer

 

Werner
Boy. Germanic name, meaning: The defender

 

Wes
Boy. English origin, meaning: Western meadow

 

Wesley
Boy. English origin, meaning: West meadow

 

Wessel
Boy. Dutch and German origin, meaning: The defender

 

Wesson
Boy. English origin, meaning: Western settlement

 

Westin / Westen
Boy. English origin, meaning: Western town

 

Westley
Boy. English origin, meaning: Western meadow

 

Weston
Boy. English origin, meaning: From the west town

 

Wheeler
Boy. English occupational name, meaning: Wheel maker

 

Whit / Whitt
Gender-neutral. English origin, meaning: White 

 

Whitaker
Boy. English origin, meaning: White field

 

Whitley
Gender-neutral. English origin, meaning: White meadow

 

Whitman
Boy. English origin, meaning: White man

 

Whitney
Gender-neutral. English origin, meaning: White island

 

Whittaker
Boy. English origin, meaning: White field

 

Wickham
Boy. English origin, meaning: Homestead

 

Wieland
Boy. German origin, meaning: War territory

 

Wilbert
Boy. German origin, meaning: Resolute, brilliant

 

Wilbur
Boy. English and German origin, meaning: Wild boar or resolute

 

Wilder / Wylder
Gender-neutral. English origin, word name

 

Wiley
Gender-neutral. Scottish origin, a diminutive of William, meaning: Resolute protection

 

Wilhelm
Boy. German origin, meaning: Will-helmet

 

Willard
Boy. English origin, meaning: Brave desire

 

Willem
Boy. Dutch origin, meaning: Resolute protector

 

William
Boy. English via German origin, meaning: Resolute protector

 

Willis
Boy. German origin, a diminutive of William, meaning: Resolute protection

 

Willougby / Willoughby
Boy. English origin, meaning: Willow settlement

 

Wilmer
Gender-neutral. German origin, meaning: Determined fame

 

Wilny
Boy. Native American origin, meaning: Eagle singing when flying

 

Wilson
Boy. English origin, meaning: Son of Will

 

Winchester
Boy. English place name

 

Windsor
Gender-neutral. English origin, meaning: Riverbank with a winch

 

Winston
Boy. Old English origin, meaning: Joy stone

 

Winton
Boy. English origin, meaning: Pasture settlement

 

Wolf
Boy. English origin, animal name

 

Wolfgang
Boy. German origin, meaning: Traveling wolf

 

Wolverson
Boy. English origin, meaning: Wolf settlement or enclosure

 

Woodson
Boy. English origin, meaning: From Woodsome

 

Wray
Boy. Scandinavian origin, meaning: Dweller near the corner

 

Wreath
Boy. English origin, word name

 

Wrenlo
Boy. Modern invented name

 

Wrigley
Gender-neutral. Surname and habitational name

 

Wurren
Boy. Aboriginal Australian origin, meaning: Child

 

Wyatt
Boy. English origin, meaning: Brave in war

 

Wylden
Boy. origin, meaning: Modern invented name

 

Wylie
Gender-neutral. Scottish origin, meaning: Resolute protection

 

Wynn
Gender-neutral. Welsh origin, meaning: Fair, blessed

 

Wynston
Gender-neutral. English origin, meaning: Wine’s town

 

Wystan
Boy. English origin, meaning: Battle stone

 

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