“C” 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.

Cabe

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

Cace

Cace Meaning and Origin Cace is a boy's name meaning "observant; alert; vigorous" and is of Irish origin.  Posts with the name Cace: 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names

Cade

Cade Meaning and Origin Cade is a boy's name meaning "round, or barrel" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #376. Posts with the name Cade: 20 Cute and Unique Middle Names for Boys You Haven't Thought Of Yet

Caden

Caden Meaning and Origin The name Caden is a boy's name meaning "spirit of battle" and is of Gaelic origin. Current Popularity: #242. Posts with the name Caden: 100 Cute First and Middle Names for Boys

Cadian

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

Cadoc

(Welsh) battle.

Cadogan

Cadogan Meaning and Origin Cadogan is a boy’s name of Welsh origin, meaning: “battle glory.” Anglicized form of Cadwgan from Old Welsh cad ‘battle’ and gwogawn ‘glory, distinction, or honor’.

Caesar

Caesar Meaning and Origin The name Caesar is a boy's name meaning "head of hair" and is of Latin origin. An anglicized form of Italian Cesare or French Cesar from a Roman family name connected with caesaries. Folk etymology says that Caesar means ‘head of hair’ but...

Cain

Cain Meaning and Origin The name Cain is a boy's name meaning "acquired" and is of Hebrew origin. In the bible, Cain is the first son of Adam and Eve, the first human conceived (Genesis 4:1), and also the first murderer (Genesis 4:8). He kills his brother Abel and is...

Cainan

Cainan Meaning and Origin The name Cainan is a boy’s name meaning “possessor” and is of Hebrew origin. Posts with the name Cainan: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of

Cainen

Cainen Meaning and Origin Cainen is a boy’s name of Hebrew origins, meaning: “possessed”.  Posts with the name Cainen: Invented and Uncommon Names for Boys

Cairbre

Cairbre Meaning and Origin The name Cairbre is a boy's name meaning "charioteer" and is of Irish origin.

Caius

Caius Meaning and Origin The name Caius is a boy's name meaning "rejoice" and is of Latin origin. A classical Latin name is also written as Gaius. It was borne by dictator Caius Julius Caesar, and in the early Christian period by several saints.  Posts with the name...

Caledon

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

Calidore

Calidore Meaning and Origin Calidore is a boy's name of Greek origin, meaning "beautiful gift." It was used by Edmund Spenser in his poem 'The Faerie Queene' (1596). Posts with the name Calidore: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Calix

Calix is a boy’s name of Greek origin, meaning: “handsome”. Calix is also a Latin word meaning “chalice’.

Callahan

The boy’s name Callahan is an Irish name meaning: “bright-headed”.

Callisto

Callisto is an Italian boy’s name from Greek kallistos, meaning: “best, most fair”.

Callum

Callum Meaning and Origin The name Callum is a boy's name meaning "dove" and is of Scottish origin. This precious moniker is as soft and lovely as its meaning. Current Popularity: #335. Posts with the name Callum: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names Straight from the...

Camdan

Camdan Meaning and Origin The name Camdan is a boy's name meaning "from the winding valley" and is of Scottish origin. Camdan is a modern and trendy name that is the perfect alternative to Cameron or Caden.  Posts with the name Camdan: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby...

Canis

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

Canyon

The boy’s name Canyon is an English word name. 

Caradoc

Caradoc Meaning and Origin The name Caradoc is a boy's name meaning "love" and is of Welsh origin. A respelling of Caradog from an ancient Celtic name derived from the root cār ‘love’.

Carden

Carden Meaning and Origin The name Carden is a boy's name meaning "thistle" and is of Anglo-Norman French origin. Carden comes from Anglo-Norman French cardon. Posts with the name Carden: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys 30 Cool Unusual...

Carver

Carver is a boy’s name from the English surname and word name, carver, meaning: “to carve or cut”.

Carwyn

Carwyn Meaning and Origin The name Carwyn is a boy's name meaning "loved, blessed" and is of Welsh origin. The modern compound of cār ‘love’ and (g)wyn ‘white, fair; blessed, holy’.

Cash

Cash Meaning and Origin Cash is a boy's name meaning "hollow" and is of English via Latin origin. A not-so-fun meaning for such a likable name, but its softness makes up for it. Cash is a fun yet strong name that parents will love! Current Popularity: #265. Posts with...

Cashel

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

Cashton

Cashton Meaning and Origin The name Cashton is a modern invented name with no known meaning. Posts with the name Cashton: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Caspar

Caspar Meaning and Origin The name Caspar is a boy's name meaning "treasurer" and is of Dutch origin. Dutch form of Persian Jasper. Caspar was one of the three wise men who brought gifts to infant Christ. VARIANT: Casper. Posts with the name Caspar: 100 Forgotten...

Caspian

Caspian Meaning and Origin The name Caspian is a boy's place name of English origin. Current Popularity: #764. Posts with the name Caspian: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Cassander

Cassander Meaning and Origin Cassander is a boy's name of Greek origin, meaning "shining or excelling man." Masculine variation of Cassandra. Posts with the name Cassander: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Cassius

The boy’s name Cassius is a Latin name meaning: “hollow, empty”.

Caston

Caston Meaning and Origin Caston is a boy’s name of English origins, meaning: “lives near a chestnut tree.”  Posts with the name Caston: Invented and Uncommon Names for Boys

Castor

Castor Meaning and Origin The name Castor is a boy's name meaning "he who excels" and is of Greek origin.  Posts with the name Castor: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Cathan

Cathan is a traditional Irish boy’s name meaning: “battle”.

Caxton

(English) lump settlement.

Cayan

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

Cayo

Cayo Meaning and Origin Cayo is a boy's name meaning "rejoice" and is of Spanish origin. From Latin name Caius.  Posts with the name Cayo: 60 Gorgeous Spanish Names for Girls and Boys 50 Most Popular Boy Names on All Things Baby Names

Celso

Celso is an Italian boys name from the Latin family name Celsus, a nickname meaning: “tall, lofty”.

Celyn

Celyn Meaning and Origin The name Celyn is a boy's name meaning "holly" and is of Welsh origin. From the Welsh word meaning ‘holly.’

Centaurus

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

Cepheus

Cepheus Meaning and Origin Cepheus is a boy's name of Greek origin, meaning "father of Andromeda."  Posts with the name Cepheus: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Cetus

Cetus Meaning and Origin Cetus is a boy's name of Greek origin, meaning "sea monster of Poseidon."  Posts with the name Cetus: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Ceylon

Ceylon Meaning and Origin Ceylon is a boy's name meaning "Sri Lanka" and is of Arabic origin. Posts with the name Ceylon: 30 Vintage Baby Names Lost in Time That Actually Sound Quite Modern

Chanan

Chanan Meaning and Origin Chanan is a boy's name meaning "cloud" and is of Hebrew origin. Posts with the name Chanan: Prepare to Fall for These 20 Unique Jewish Hebrew Names

Chandan

Chandan Meaning and Origin Chandan is a boy’s name of Sanskrit origin, meaning: “sandalwood.” With reference to a paste made from sandalwood, often used in ceremonies.

Charles

Charles is a  french boy’s name meaning: “free man”.

Chevy

Chevy Meaning and Origin Chevy is a boy's name meaning "knight" and is of French origin. A diminutive of the French name Chevalier. Posts with the name Chevy: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys

Cian

Cian is a boy’s name of Irish origin, meaning: “ancient”.

Cillian

Cillian Meaning and Origin Cillian is a boy's name meaning "monastery, church" and is of Irish origin. A diminutive of ceallach ‘strife’ or possibly from ceall ‘monastery, church’. Borne by several Irish saints. Posts with the name Cillian: 50 Unheard of Unique and...

Cisco

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

Clark

Clark Meaning and Origin Clark is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “clerk.” Current Popularity: #390. Posts with the name Clark: 25 Unique Middle Names for Boys

Clarkson

The boy’s name Clarkson is a English surname meaning: “son of the clerk”.

Claude

Claude Meaning and Origin The name Claude is a boy's name meaning "lame" and is of French origin. French from Latin Claudius borne by various saints. Posts with the name Claude: The Chicest French Names for Girls and Boys Oh La La

Claver

Claver Meaning and Origin The name Claver is a boy's name meaning "locksmith" and is of English origin. A Roman Catholic name in honor of a Catalan saint. Posts with the name Claver: 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Cledwyn

Cledwyn Meaning and Origin The name Cledwyn is a boy's name meaning "rough, blessed" and is of Welsh origin. Derived from caled ‘hard, rough’ and (g)wyn ‘white, fair; blessed, holy’.

Clifton

Clifton Meaning and Origin The name Clifton is a boy's name meaning "cliff settlement" and is of English origin. Originally a surname from Old English clif ‘cliff, slope, bank’ and tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’. Posts with the name Clifton: 100 Forgotten Vintage Names...

Clive

Clive is an English boy’s name meaning: “cliff”.

Cloven

Cloven is a boy’s name that comes from an English word, meaning: “to cut into pieces”.

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