“N” 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.

Namid

Namid Meaning and Origin Namid is a boy's name of Native American origin, meaning "star dancer."  Posts with the name Namid: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Naphtali

Naphtali Meaning and Origin The name Naphtali is a boy's name meaning "wrestling" and is of Hebrew origin. The biblical name borne by one of the sons of Jacob.

Narciso

Narciso Meaning and Origin Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese form of Greek Narcissus, a figure in Greek mythology who fell in love with his own image reflected in a pool of water. Posts with the name Narciso: Mythology Baby Names Fit For A Goddess Or Titan

Nash

Nash is an English boy’s name meaning: “by the ash tree”. 

Nathaniel

Nathaniel Meaning and Origin Nathaniel is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "gift of God." Current popularity: #126. Posts with the name Nathaniel: 50 Adorable First and Middle Name Combinations for Boys

Naughton

Naughton Meaning and Origin The name Naughton is a boy's name meaning "pure" and is of Scottish origin. Anglicized form of Gaelic Neachdann, a derivative of necht ‘pure’. For a thoughtful, kind-natured, generous boy.  Posts with the name Naughton: Rare and Unique...

Nazareth

Nazareth Meaning and Origin Nazareth is a boy’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning: “separated, crowned, sanctified.” Posts with the name Nazareth: 30 Non-Traditional Christmas Baby Names for Your Little Bundle of Joy

Nealon

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

Neilan

Neilan Meaning and Origin The name Neilan is a boy's name meaning "champion" and is of Scottish origin. Your little fighting spirit will be a gift to the family and all he meets. Posts with the name Neilan: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names Straight from the...

Neo

Neo Meaning and Origin Neo is a boy’s name of Greek and African origin, meaning: “new; gift.”  Modern coinage from Greek neos ‘new’. The name may also be African in origin from a Tswana word meaning ‘gift’. Both meanings are wonderfully fitting for any little boy,...

Nephilim

Nephilim Meaning and Origin Nephilim is a boy's name of Hebrew origin, meaning "the fallen ones."  Posts with the name Nephilim: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Neptune

Neptune Meaning and Origin Neptune is a boy's name of Roman origin, meaning "God of the sea." Roman variant of Poseidon. Posts with the name Neptune: 105 Space Baby Names for Boys

Nerio

Nerio is an Italian boy’s name meaning:“war”

Nestor

Nestor Meaning and Origin The name Nestor is a boy's name meaning "homecoming" and is of Greek origin. The name of one of the leaders of the Greeks at Troy, derived from nostos ‘homecoming’. Nestor means “homecoming” — the perfect vintage name for your new arrival....

Nevan

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

Neville

Neville Meaning and Origin The name Neville is a boy's name meaning "new settlement" and is of French origin. Originally a surname from several places in Normandy France called Néville or Neuville ‘new settlement’.

Niall

Niall Meaning and Origin Niall is a boy’s name of Irish origin, meaning: “cloud.” Of disputed derivation, it may mean ‘cloud’, ‘passionate’, or ‘champion’. It was adopted by the Scandinavians in the form of Njal. From the Middle Ages onwards the name was found in...

Nicanor

Nicanor Meaning and Origin The name Nicanor is a boy's name meaning "victory man" and is of Spanish origin. From Late Greek Nikanēr derived from the elements nikē ‘victory’ and anēr ‘man’.

Nicasio

Nicasio Meaning and Origin The name Nicasio is a boy's name meaning "victorious" and is of Spanish origin. From Late Greek Nikasios ‘victorious’. Posts with the name Nicasio: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground

Nicholson

Nicholson Meaning and Origin Nicholson is a boy’s name of English origin, meaning: “son of Nicol.” English surname.

Nicodemus

Nicodemus Meaning and Origin The name Nicodemus is a boy's name meaning "victory of the people" and is of Greek origin. Latinized form of Greek name Nikodēmos, composed of nikē‘victory’ and dēmos ‘people’, population. A name borne of a Greek in the New Testament (John...

Nicolo

Nicolo Meaning and Origin The name Nicolo is a boy’s name meaning “victory of the people” and is of Italian origin. Italian form of Nicholas. Posts with the name Nicolo: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Nigel

The Irish boy’s name Nigel is an anglicized form of the medieval name Nigellus, meaning: “dark, black-haired”.

Nikolai

Nikolai Meaning and Origin Nikolai is a boy's name meaning "people of victory" and is of Russian origin. Current Popularity: #547. Posts with the name Nikolai: The Cutest Russian Baby Names You'll Want to Steal

Nile

Nile is an English boy’s name meaning: “champion”.

Nilo

Nilo Meaning and Origin Nilo is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "God is my judge." Posts with the name Nilo: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Ninian

Ninian Meaning and Origin The name Ninian is a Scottish boy's name of unknown meaning. Of uncertain meaning, the name first appears in the Latinized form Ninianus in the 8th century.

Niven

The boy’s name Niven is a Scottish name meaning: “little saint”.

Nixon

Nixon is an English, Scottish or Irish name meaning: “son of Nicholas”. 

Njord

Njord Meaning and Origin The name of a Norse deity, of uncertain meaning. Posts with the name Njord: Boy Names with Norse Roots for Your Modern Viking

Noam

Noam Meaning and Origin Noam is a boy's name meaning "delight" and is of Hebrew origin. The name Noam is derived from the female name No’omi (Naomi or Noemi). A famous bearer of this name is American political activist, linguist, and philosopher, Noam Chomsky. Noam is...

Noble

Noble Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name NobleNoble  Birth to the AristocracyDerived from the modern English adjective via Old French from Latin nobilis.Birth to the aristocracyEnglishFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

Noble

Noble Meaning and Origin Noble is a boy's name meaning "aristocratic" and is of Latin origin. Derived from the modern English adjective via Old French from Latin nobilis. Posts with the name Noble: 30 Vintage Baby Names Lost in Time That Actually Sound Quite Modern 30...

Nocturne

Nocturne Meaning and Origin The name Nocturne is a musical composition that is inspired by, or evocative of, the night. Posts with the name Nocturne: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys

Noe

Noe Meaning and Origin Noe is a boy's name meaning "rest" and is of French origin. Current Popularity: #677. Posts with the name Noe: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris

Noel

Noel Meaning and Origin The name Noel is a boy's name meaning "Christmas" and is of French origin. Current Popularity: #415. Posts with the name Noel: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys 25 Short Boy Names to Add to Your List

Nolan

Nolan Meaning and Origin The name Nolan is a boy's name meaning "descendant of a chariot fighter or champion" and is of Gaelic origin. Current Popularity: #61. Posts with the name Nolan: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Norbert

Norbert Meaning and Origin The name Norbert is a boy's name meaning "north bright" and is of German origin. Derived from Germanic elements nord ‘north’ and beraht ‘bright’. Posts with the name Norbert: 100 Forgotten Vintage Names for Girls and boys

Norian

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

Norris

Norris Meaning and Origin The name Norris is a boy’s name meaning “northern” and is of French origin. Originally a surname derived from Norman French norreis, stemming from Germanic element nord ‘north’. A name for someone who had migrated from the north. Posts with...

Norval

Norval Meaning and Origin The name Norval is a boy's name meaning "town of the Normans" and is of Scottish origin. An Anglo-Scottish surname which is a variant of Norville, a Norman French surname brought to Britain during the Norman Conquest.

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