“B” Boy Names

We’ve compiled a list of baby names in each category to help you choose the perfect name. Click on a name to find the name meaning, popularity, origin, and other helpful information.

Badar

Badar Meaning and Origin Badar is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "full moon."  Posts with the name Badar: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Balin

Balin Meaning and Origin The name Balin is a boy's name meaning "mighty sword" and is of Hindi origin. Posts with the name Balin: 24 Insanely Rare Names for Boys That You Haven’t Heard

Balor

Balor is an Irish boy’s name, meaning: “the deadly one”.

Banning

Banning Meaning and Origin The name Banning is a boy's name meaning "slayer warrior, little blond one" and is of English, Gaelic origin. Posts with the name Banning: 24 Insanely Rare Names for Boys That You Haven’t Heard 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy...

Bannon

(English) son of fair-haired one.

Baptist

Baptist Meaning and Origin Baptist is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “to dip.” From Latin baptista, Greek baptistēs derived from baptein ‘to dip’. This name connotes a quirky vibe — in a good way. You may also like: Basile, Beowulf, Bertram Posts with the...

Barclay

The boy’s name Barclay is an English name meaning: “birch tree clearing”.

Barnaby

Barnaby Meaning and Origin The name Barnaby means “son of exhortation” and is of English via Aramaic origin. Posts with the name Barnaby: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Baron

Baron Meaning and Origin Baron is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “young warrior.” A title of nobility derived from Old English beorn ‘young warrior’.

Barrett

Barrett Meaning and Origin Barrett is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “dispute.” A nickname from the Middle English baret ‘dispute, argument’. Posts with the name Barrett: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The...

Barton

Barton Meaning and Origin Barton is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “barley settlement.” Originally a surname derived from Old English bere ‘barley’ and tun ‘enclosure, settlement’.

Basile

Basile Meaning and Origin Basile is a boy's name meaning "basil" and is of French origin.  Posts with the name Basile: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris

Bastien

Bastien Meaning and Origin The name Bastien is a boy's name meaning "from Sebastia" and is of French origin. Posts with the name Bastien: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Baxter

The boy’s name Baxter is a English name meaning: “baker”.

Bayard

Bayard Meaning and Origin The name Bayard is a boy's name meaning "foolhardy" and is of English origin. Posts with the name Bayard: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Baylen

Baylen Meaning and Origin Baylen is a boy’s name of English origins, meaning: “auburn-haired.”  Posts with the name Baylen: Invented and Uncommon Names for Boys

Bear

Bear Meaning and Origin Bear is a boy's name of English origin, meaning "bear". Current popularity: #897. Posts with the name Bear: 50 Names for Boys That are Cool AF  

Beathan

Beathan Meaning and Origin Beathan is a boy’s name of Scottish origin, meaning: “life.” A derivative of Gaelic beatha ‘life’.

Beau

Beau Meaning and Origin The name Beau is a boy's name meaning "beautiful" and is of French origin. Beau can be a shortened version of the more formal Beauregard. Current Popularity: #109. Posts with the name Beau: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to...

Beile

Beile Meaning and Origin Beile is a boy’s name of Yiddish origin, meaning: “white.” Derived from the Slavic element beli ‘white’.

Belenos

Belenos Meaning and Origin Belenos is a boy's name of Celtic origin, meaning "Bright one or the shining one." A sun god from Celtic mythology. Posts with the name Belenos: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Belial

Belial Meaning and Origin Belial is a boy's name of Hebrew origin, meaning "worthless." In the Old Testament, this word is used to refer to various wicked people or the spirit of evil personified; the devil; Satan. Posts with the name Belial: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous...

Bence

Bence Meaning and Origin Bence is a boy's name meaning "to conquer or to win" and is of Hungarian origin. This is a strong name for a boy who is likely to be as powerful as his moniker. You may also like: Benno, Boaz, Bexam Posts with the name Bence: 50 Unheard of...

Benedict

Benedict Meaning and Origin The name Benedict is a boy's name meaning "blessed" and is of Latin origin. From Latin benedictus, meaning blessed. Benedict was the name of a saint (c.480-c.550) who had an influence on the Benedictine rule of the Christian life. Posts...

Benjamin

The boy’s name Benjamin is a Hebrew, Biblical name meaning: “son of the right hand, son of sorrow”.

Benno

Benno Meaning and Origin Benno is a boy’s name of German origin, meaning: “bear strong.” Pet form of Bernhard ber ‘bear’ and hard ‘strong, hardy’. Posts with the name Benno: Adorable German Names You Should Consider

Beowulf

Beowulf Meaning and Origin The name Beowulf is a boy's name meaning "beewolf" and is of English origin. Posts with the name Beowulf: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Bergen

Bergen Meaning and Origin Bergen is a boy's name of Dutch, Scandinavian, and Old German origin meaning "lives on the hill." Posts with the name Bergen: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Bernal

Bernal Meaning and Origin Bernal is a boy's name meaning "brave" and is of Spanish origin. Posts with the name Bernal: 60 Gorgeous Spanish Names for Girls and Boys

Bernard

Bernard Meaning and Origin Bernard is a boy’s name of German origin, meaning: “bear brave.” Of Germanic (Frankish) origin, derived from ber ‘bear’ and hard ‘hardy, brave, strong’. Pet form: Bernie. Posts with the name Bernard: Adorable German Names You Should...

Bertram

Bertram Meaning and Origin The name Bertram is a boy's name meaning "bright raven" and is of German origin. From an Old French name of Germanic origin from berht ‘bright, famous’ and hramn ‘raven’. Posts with the name Bertram: 100 Forgotten Vintage Names for Girls and...

Berwyn

Berwyn Meaning and Origin The name Berwyn is a boy’s name meaning “fair head” and is of Welsh origin. From ancient Welsh name composed of barr ‘head’ and (g)wyn ‘white, fair’.

Bexam

Bexam Meaning and Origin Bexam is a boy’s modern invented name. Posts with the name Bexam: 30 Invented Names For Boys That Are As Unique As They Sound

Blade

“Cutting edge”

Blaze

Blaze Meaning and Origin Blaze is a boy’s name of Latin origin, meaning: “stutter.”  Posts with the name Blaze: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground

Blitzen

Blitzen Meaning and Origin Blitzen is a boy’s name of Dutch origin, meaning: “lightning.”  Named from Dutch bliksem (“lightning”) Posts with the name Blitzen: 30 Non-Traditional Christmas Baby Names for Your Little Bundle of Joy

Bobby

Bobby Meaning and Origin Bobby is a boy's name meaning "bright fame" and is of English origin. A variant of Robert or Roberta. Current Popularity: #846. Posts with the name Bobby: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys

Bolden

Bolden Meaning and Origin Bolden is a boy's name of Anglo-Saxon origin meaning "dweller by the top of a hill." Posts with the name Bolden: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Bolin

Bolin is a Chinese name meaning: “Elder brother rain.”

Booker

Booker Meaning and Origin Booker is a boy's name of English origin, meaning "scribe".  Posts with the name Booker:  

Borealis

Borealis Meaning and Origin Borealis is a boy's name of Latin origin, meaning "Northern."  Posts with the name Borealis: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Boris

Boris Meaning and Origin Boris is a boy's name meaning "small" and is of Russian origin. From the Tartar nickname Bogoris ‘small’. Also, a shortened form of the Russian name Borislav from bor ‘battle’ and slav ‘glory’. Posts with the name Boris: The Cutest Russian...

Bowen

Bowen Meaning and Origin Bowen is a boy's name of Welsh origin, meaning "son of Owen". Current popularity #394. Posts with the name Bowen: 50 Names for Boys That are Cool AF  

Bradan

Bradan Meaning and Origin Bradan is a boy's name meaning "salmon" and is of Irish origin. Posts with the name Bradan: 15 Super Rare Irish Boys Names Nobody is Using

Bragen 

Bragen  Meaning and Origin Bragen is a boy's name from the Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Bragáin, the meaning is unknown. Posts with the name Bragen : 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Bramwell

Bramwell Meaning and Origin Bramwell is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “broom nook.” Originally a surname from Old English brōm ‘broom’ and halh ‘nook’.

Bran

Bran Meaning and Origin Bran (BRAHN or BRAN) is a boy’s name of Celtic origin meaning: “raven” or “crow”. Bran was popular in Ireland and Wales during the Middle Ages. In Welsh and Irish mythology, Bran is a mythological character, who was described as a giant-sized...

Brander

Brander Meaning and Origin The name Brander is a boy's name meaning "sword of fire" and is of Norse origin. Brander is a modern spelling of the Old Norse name Brandr. Brander is a name that’s uncommon with a familiar ring. But don’t let its sound fool you; the name’s...

Brandon

Brandon Meaning and Origin Brandon is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “broom hill.” Originally a surname from Old English brom ‘broom, gorse’ and dun ‘hill’. Current Popularity: #166.

Brantley

The boy’s name Brantley is an English name meaning: “fiery torch”.

Branton

(English) broom enclosure.

Bravery

Bravery Meaning and Origin The name Bravery is a boy's word name and is of English origin.  Posts with the name Bravery: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Braxley

Braxley Meaning and Origin Braxley is a boy’s modern invented name. Although Braxley is uncommon, it’s not too in-your-face or wild as a first name. Plus, you can always use Brax as a nickname. You may also like: Bravery, Bromley, Brantley Posts with the name Braxley:...

Braxton

Braxton Meaning and Origin The name Braxton is a boy's name meaning "Brock’s town" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #132. Posts with the name Braxton: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for  Cute and Unique Middle Names for Boys You...

Brayson

The boy’s name Brayson is an English name meaning: “son of Brice”.

Breccan

Breccan Meaning and Origin The name Breccan is a boy's name meaning "freckled" and is of Irish origin. Posts with the name Breccan: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Brecken

The boy’s name Brecken is an Irish name meaning: “freckled”.

Brenton

Brenton Meaning and Origin Brenton is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “Bryni settlement or flame.” Originally a surname from Old English Brȳningtūn ‘settlement related to Brȳni‘. Alternatively, the name may be derived from bryne ‘fire, flame’. Posts with the...

Breton

Breton Meaning and Origin Breton is a boy’s name of French origin, meaning: “from Brittany.”  Posts with the name Breton: The Chicest French Names for Girls and Boys Oh La La

Bretton

Bretton Meaning and Origin The name Bretton is a boy's name meaning "a native of Brittany France" and is of Scottish origin. This name is strong, sophisticated, and friendly.  Posts with the name Bretton: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names Straight from the...

Brewster

Brewster Meaning and Origin Brewster is a boy's occupational name of Northern English and Scottish origin meaning "brewer of beer or ale." Posts with the name Brewster: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Brexton

Brexton Meaning and Origin Brexton is a boy’s name of Irish origin, meaning: “freckled.”  Posts with the name Brexton: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Boys That Aren’t Popular

Breyer

Breyer Meaning and Origin Breyer is a boy's name meaning "a person who made and sold ale or beer" and is of English and German origin.  Posts with the name Breyer: Cute and Unique Middle Names for Boys You Haven't Thought Of Yet

Breyon

Breyon Meaning and Origin The name Breyon is a boy’s modern invented name.  Posts with the name Breyon: 100 Boy Names You Haven't Heard Of

Bridger

Bridger Meaning and Origin The name Bridger is a boy's name meaning "lives near the bridge" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #925. Posts with the name Bridger: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Brigham

Brigham Meaning and Origin Brigham is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “bridge settlement.” Originally a surname from Old English brycg ‘bridge’ and hām ‘homestead, settlement’.

Brixton

Brixton Meaning and Origin The name Brixton is a boy’s place name of English origin. Current Popularity: #616. Posts with the name Brixton: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of

Brizio

Brizio is an Italian boys name meaning: “speckled”.

Brochan

Brochan Meaning and Origin The name Brochan is a boy's name meaning "porridge" and is of Scottish origin. For a confident boy who's guaranteed to turn heads when he's older. Posts with the name Brochan: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names Straight from the...

Broder

(Swedish, Danish) brother.

Brodrick

Brodrick Meaning and Origin The name Brodrick is a boy's name meaning "descendant of Bruadar" and is of Scottish origin. With nickname options like Brodie and Rick, this name proves to be pretty versatile. Posts with the name Brodrick: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby...

Brody

Brody is a Scottish boy’s name meaning: “muddy place”.

Brogan

The boy’s name Brogan is an anglicized form of Irish name Brógán meaning: “shoe”.

Bromley

Bromley Meaning and Origin The name Bromley is a boy's name meaning "broom woodland clearing" and is of English origin.  Posts with the name Bromley: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Brone

Brone Meaning and Origin The name Brone is a boy's name meaning "sorrowful" and is of Irish origin.  Posts with the name Brone: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys

Bronx

Bronx Meaning and Origin Bronx is a boy's name of American origin, meaning "Bronck's land". The word "Bronx" originated with Swedish-born Jonas Bronck, who established the first settlement in the area as part of the New Netherland colony in 1639. Posts with the name...

Brooks

Brooks Meaning and Origin The name Brooks is a boy's name meaning "of the brook" and is of English origin. Like many southern things, this name is a total classic. Current Popularity: #91. Posts with the name Brooks: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed...

Bruno

Bruno Meaning and Origin Bruno is a boy's name of German origin, meaning "brown". Current popularity #709. Posts with the name Bruno:  

Brutus

Brutus Meaning and Origin Brutus is a boy's name of Latin origin, meaning "heavy, dull".  Posts with the name Brutus:  

Bryden

The boy’s name Bryden is a Scottish name meaning: “bridle maker”.

Bryson

Bryson Meaning and Origin The name Bryson is a boy's name meaning "descendant of Brice" and is of Welsh origin. Current Popularity: #115. Posts with the name Bryson: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Buddy

Buddy Meaning and Origin Buddy is a boy's name meaning "friend" and is of American origin. Posts with the name Buddy: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys

Burgess

(English) freeman of a borough.

Burke

Burke Meaning and Origin Burke is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from the fortress." Posts with the name Burke: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Burton

The boy’s name Burton is an English name meaning: “fortress enclosure”.

Butch

Butch Meaning and Origin Butch is a boy's nickname of American origin. Posts with the name Butch: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys

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