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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.

Ajax

Ajax Meaning and Origin Ajax is a boy's name of Greek origin, meaning "of the earth". Ajax or Aias is a Greek mythological hero who played a pivotal role in the myth of the Trojan War. Posts with the name Ajax: 50 Names for Boys That are Cool AF  

Alec

Alec Meaning and Origin Alec is a boy's name of Greek origin, meaning "defending men". Current popularity: #582. Posts with the name Alec: 52 Popular Boy Names That Start With A  

Amorie

Amorie (AM-er-ee) is a German girl’s or boy’s name meaning: “industrious”.

Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a girl’s or boy’s Dutch place name meaning: “Dam of river Amstel”.

Amya

Amya (Aime-yah) is an American girl’s invented name, the meaning of Amya is unknown.

Anthem

Anthem Meaning and Origin Anthem is a boy's word name of English origin, meaning "rousing or uplifting song identified with a particular group, body, or cause". Posts with the name Anthem:  

Arden

Arden is a unisex English name meaning: “eagle valley”.

Arlo

Arlo is an English name meaning: “fortified hill”.

Astrid

Astrid (AST-RID) is a Scandinavian girl’s name meaning: “beautiful”.

Attica

Attica (AT-I-KUH) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “from Attica”.

Avner

Avner Meaning and Origin Avner is a boy's name of Hebrew origin, meaning "father of light".  Posts with the name Avner: 99 Unique Boy Names That Start With A  

Aziz

Aziz Meaning and Origin Aziz is a boy's name of Arabic origin, meaning "strong, powerful".  Posts with the name Aziz: 99 Unique Boy Names That Start With A  

Azure

Azure (a-zhr) is a French girl’s color name meaning: “bright blue”.

Baez

Baez Meaning and Origin Baez is a unisex name of Spanish origin, meaning "son of Pelayo".  Posts with the name Baez:  

Bardot

Bardot (BAAR-Dow) is a French surname from a French place name

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  

Beatrix

Beatrix is a Latin name meaning: “blessed”.

Berlin

Berlin (BUR-LIN) is a German place name for a boy or girl meaning: “river rake”.

Bexley

Bexley is an English place name.

Bijou

Bijou (bee-zhoo) is a French girl’s name meaning: “jewel”.

Binx

Binx (BINKS) is an invented girl’s or boy’s name.

Blane

Blane Meaning and Origin Blane is a unisex name of Scottish origin, meaning "yellow".  Posts with the name Blane:  

Blue

Blue (bloo) is a English color name for a girl or a boy.

Booker

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

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  

Bowery

Bowery is an English and Dutch girl’s or boy’s name meaning: “farm”.

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”.

Briar

Briar Meaning and Origin The name Briar is a unisex name meaning "thorn" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #563 for a girl and #755 for a boy. Posts with the name Briar: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys 25 Effortlessly Cool Names for...

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...

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:  

Calla

Calla is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “beauty”.

Calliope

Calliope is a Greek name meaning: “beautiful voice”.

Canon

Canon Meaning and Origin Canon is a boy's name of English origin, meaning "clergyman".  Posts with the name Canon: 50 Names for Boys That are Cool AF  

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. Sharing its name with a garden herb, the name Carden could be a great fit for a little boho baby boy. You...

Cassan

Cassan Meaning and Origin Cassan is a boy's name of Irish origin, meaning "curly-haired".  Posts with the name Cassan:  

Cedar

Cedar (see-dr) is a English girl’s or boy’s name meaning: “cedar tree”.

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...

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

Clementine

Clementine (kleh-muhn-tain) is a French girl’s name meaning: “merciful”.

Cleo

Cleo (KLEE-OH) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “glory”.

Coco

Coco (kow-kow) is a French girl’s pet name.

Cohen

Cohen is a Hebrew boy’s name meaning: “priest”.

Colette

Colette is a French name meaning: “victorious”.

Cortez

Cortez Meaning and Origin Cortez is a boy's name meaning "courteous" or "polite" and is of Spanish and Portuguese origin. Posts with the name Cortez: 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names

Cyan

Cyan Meaning and Origin Cyan is a unisex name of English origin, meaning "a greenish-blue color". Cyan, pronounced "sai-an," is an uncommon color name, making it appealing to parents looking for something more unusual. You may also like: Jade, Violet, Cerulean Posts...

Dagger

Dagger Meaning and Origin Dagger is a boy's word name of English origin. Posts with the name Dagger: 50 Names for Boys That are Cool AF  

Decker

Decker Meaning and Origin Decker is a boy's name of German origin, meaning "roofer".  Posts with the name Decker:  

Deegan

Deegan Meaning and Origin Deegan is a boy's name of Irish origin, meaning "black-haired".  Posts with the name Deegan:  

Delano

Delano Meaning and Origin Delano is a boy's name of French origin, meaning "from the elder tree grove".  Posts with the name Delano: 50 Names for Boys That are Cool AF  

Denzel

Denzel Meaning and Origin Denzel is a boy's name of Cornish origin, meaning "from the high stronghold".  Posts with the name Denzel:  

Devlin

Devlin Meaning and Origin Devlin is a boy's name meaning "descendant of the unlucky one" and is of Irish origin. Posts with the name Devlin: 15 Super Rare Irish Boys Names Nobody is Using 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Diego

Diego Meaning and Origin Diego is a boy's name of Spanish origin, meaning "supplanter". Current popularity: #125. Posts with the name Diego:  

Diem

Diem (DEE-EM) is a Latin girl’s or boy’s word name meaning: “day”.

Dodge

Dodge Meaning and Origin Dodge is a boy's name of English origin. A diminutive of Roger. Posts with the name Dodge:  

Domino

Domino (daa-muh-now) is a Latin girl’s or boy’s name meaning: “lord”.

Doran

(Irish) stranger.

Draco

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

Eames

Eames Meaning and Origin Eames is a boy's name meaning "prosperous protector" and is of Irish origin. Eames is a boy’s name that carries with it class, distinction, and a hint of sweetness. Posts with the name Eames: 24 Insanely Rare Names for Boys That You Haven’t...

Eisley

Eisley Meaning and Origin The name Eisley is a unisex name meaning "cheerful" and is of German origin. Eisley is a cheery baby name with cute feels and an elegant vibe. Posts with the name Eisley: 60 Boho Names for Girls That Are As Unique As They Are Gorgeous 25...

Eloah

Eloah Meaning and Origin The name Eloah is a unisex name meaning "the living God" and is of Hebrew origin.  Posts with the name Eloah: 25 Effortlessly Cool Names for Baby Girls 40 Adorable Modern Unisex Baby Names

Embry

Embry Meaning and Origin Embry is a unisex name of English origin, meaning: “Flat-topped hill”.  An English surname. Posts with the name Embry: 25 Effortlessly Cool Names for Baby Girls 40 Adorable Modern Unisex Baby Names

Ezlynn

Ezlynn Meaning and Origin The name Ezlynn is a girl's Sri Lankan name of unknown meaning. Posts with the name Ezlynn: 25 Effortlessly Cool Names for Baby Girls

Foster

(English) forester.

Franco

Franco Meaning and Origin Franco is a boy's name meaning "Frenchman or free one" and is of Italian origin. Current Popularity: #937. Posts with the name Franco: 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names

Goldie

Goldie (GOHL-DEE) is a American girl’s invented name.

Harlow

Harlow is an English unisex name meaning: “hare’s meadow”.

Indigo

Indigo (in-duh-gow) is a girl’s name of Greek origin meaning: “dark blue”.

Inez

Inez Meaning and Origin Inez is a girl's name meaning "pure" and is of Portuguese origin.  Posts with the name Inez:  25 Effortlessly Cool Names for Baby Girls 60 Short Unique Girl Names

Jabari

Jabari Meaning and Origin The name Jabari is a boy's name meaning "brave one" and is of African Swahili origin. Current Popularity: #952. Posts with the name Jabari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Jem

Jem (gem) is a girl’s name of English origin that is used as a short form for names such as Jemima, Jeremiah, Jeremy, and Jemma.

Jezebel

The girl’s name Jezebel is a Hebrew name meaning: “not exalted”.

Jones

Jones (jownz) is a girl’s or boy’s name of English origin meaning: “Johns son”.

Juniper

Juniper is a Latin tree name derived from the Latin word juniperus.

Katniss

Katniss (cat-niss) is a fictional girl’s name.

Kenzie

Kenzie (KEN-ZEE) is a girl’s name of Gaelic origin meaning: “fair one”.

Kohen

Kohen Meaning and Origin Kohen is a boy's name meaning "priest" and is of Hebrew origin. Current Popularity: #645. Posts with the name Kohen: 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names

Laken

Laken (LEY-KihN) is a girl’s name of Dutch origin meaning: “bed sheet”.

Larue

Larue (LAA-Ruw) is a girl’s name of French origin meaning: “street”.

Lathan

Lathan Meaning and Origin Lathan is a boy's name meaning "farm by the water" and is of English origin. Posts with the name Lathan: 24 Insanely Rare Names for Boys That You Haven’t Heard

Leda

Leda (LEE-dUH) is a girl’s name of Greek origin meaning: “happy”.

Lennox

Lennox is a boy’s or girl’s Scottish name meaning: “elm grove”.

Lilou

Lilou (lee-LOO) is a girl’s name of French origin meaning: “lily”.

Lonan

Lonan Meaning and Origin Lonan is a boy’s name meaning “blackbird” and is of Irish origin. A diminutive of lon ‘blackbird’, borne by several early Irish saints. Posts with the name Lonan: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Boys That Aren’t Popular 30 Cool Unusual...

Loxley

Loxley Meaning and Origin The name Loxley is a unisex name meaning "woodland clearing" and is of English origin. We love this cute English name not only because it flows with lots of different middle names, but it’s also a gender-neutral option. It can also be spelled...

Luna

Luna is a Latin name meaning: “moon”.

Madoc

Madoc Meaning and Origin The name Madoc is a boy’s name meaning “fortunate” and is of Welsh origin. Also spelled Madog. Posts with the name Madoc: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Maple

Maple (mei-pl) is a girl’s name of English origin that comes from the tree name.

Maren

Maren (MARE-in) is a girl’s or boy’s name of Latin origin meaning: “sea”.

Marlowe

Marlowe Meaning and Origin The name Marlowe is a unisex name meaning "driftwood" and is of English origin. Posts with the name Marlowe: 60 Boho Names for Girls That Are As Unique As They Are Gorgeous 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Mateo

Mateo Meaning and Origin Mateo is a boy's name meaning "gift of God" and is of Spanish origin. Current Popularity: #20. Posts with the name Mateo: 60 Gorgeous Spanish Names for Girls and Boys

Mavery

Mavery Meaning and Origin Mavery is a girl's modern invented name. Posts with the name Mavery: 25 Effortlessly Cool Names for Baby Girls 100 Pretty Unique Names for Girls Flying Under the Radar 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Mavis

Mavis is a French name meaning: “song bird”.

Maxime

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

Mayer

Mayer Meaning and Origin The name Mayer is a boy’s name meaning “mayor” and is of Hebrew origin. Posts with the name Mayer: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Mercer

Mercer (mur-sr) is a girl’s or boy’s name of French origin meaning: “merchant”.

Milos

Milos Meaning and Origin Milos is a boy’s name meaning “lover of glory” and is of Slavic origin. A diminutive of Miloslav. Posts with the name Milos: Top European Baby Names that Haven’t Yet Hit Stateside

Monroe

Monroe (MUN-ROH) is a girl’s or boy’s name of Gaelic origin meaning: “the mouth of Roe river”.

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