100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground

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Looking for unique names for boys you won’t hear on the playground. These uncommon names are just the fit, they are cool and edgy without being too popular.

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1. Abner

Meaning: Father of light
Origin: Biblical and Hebrew

 

2. Artemas

Meaning: Gift of Artemas
Origin: Greek

 

3. Arlo

Meaning: Fortified hill
Origin: English

 

4. Arrow

Meaning: Word name
Origin: English

 

5. Atlas

Meaning: Titan, to carry
Origin: Greek

 

6. August

Meaning: Majestic
Origin: Latin

 

7. Avon

Meaning: River name
Origin: English

 

8. Axel

Meaning: Father of peace
Origin: German and Scandinavian

 

9. Barrett

Meaning: Dispute
Origin: English

 

10. Baylor

Meaning: Fine friend
Origin: English and Irish

 

11. Blaze

Meaning: Stutter
Origin: Latin

 

12. Bodhi

Meaning: Enlightenment
Origin: Sanskrit

 

13. Bowie

Meaning: Yellow, fair-haired
Origin: Scottish

 

14. Brenton

Meaning: Bryni settlement or flame
Origin: English

 

15. Bridger

Meaning: Lives near the bridge
Origin: English

 

16. Cabe

Meaning: Ropemaker
Origin: French

 

17. Campbell

Meaning: Crooked mouth
Origin: Irish, Scottish

 

18. Caesar

Meaning: Head of hair
Origin: Latin

 

19. Colson

Meaning: Swarthy, coal-black
Origin: English

 

20. Cruz

Meaning: Cross
Origin: Spanish

 

21. Damari

Origin: Invented name

 

22. Dash

Meaning: Someone who lived near an ash tree
Origin: English

 

23. Denton

Meaning: The settlement in the valley
Origin: English

 

24. Drexel

Meaning: Turner
Origin: German

 

25. Dries

Meaning: Manly
Origin: Dutch

 

26. Easton

Meaning: East settlement
Origin: English

 

27. Eldon

Meaning: Ella hill
Origin: English

 

28. Elian

Meaning: Jehovah is God
Origin: Hebrew

 

29. Elon

Meaning: Oak
Origin: Hebrew

 

30. Enoch

Meaning: Dedicated
Origin: Hebrew

 

31. Enzo

Meaning: Rules the home
Origin: Italian

 

32. Felix

Meaning: Fortunate, happy
Origin: Latin

 

33. Fenno

Meaning: Finnish tribe name and language
Origin: Finnish

 

34. Fox

Meaning: Animal name
Origin: English

 

35. Franco

Meaning: Frenchman or free one
Origin: Italian

 

36. Fraser

Meaning: Strawberry
Origin: Scottish

 

37. Gaius

Meaning: To rejoice
Origin: Latin

 

38. Granger

Meaning: Worker of the granary
Origin: English

 

39. Grover

Meaning: Grove tree
Origin: English

 

40. Harley

Meaning: Hare’s meadow
Origin: English

 

41. Hart

Meaning: Stag
Origin: English

 

42. Hawthorne

Meaning: Lives near the hedge
Origin: English

 

43. Haze

Meaning: Word name
Origin: English

 

44. Hendrix

Meaning: Home ruler
Origin: English, Danish, and Old German

 

45. Heron

Meaning: Hero
Origin: Greek

 

46. Idris

Meaning: Prophet of the righteous
Origin: Arabic

 

47. Inigo

Meaning: Fire
Origin: Spanish, Basque

 

48. Ivar

Meaning: Yew wood, archer
Origin: Norse

 

49. Jamison

Meaning: Son of James
Origin: Scottish

 

50. Jayce

Origin: Modern invented name

 

51. Javen

Meaning: Greece or wine
Origin: Hebrew

 

52. Jex

Meaning: Unknown
Origin: English surname

 

53. Judas

Meaning: Praised
Origin: Greek

 

54. Jude

Meaning: Praise
Origin: English

 

55. Kade

Meaning: Round, lumpy
Origin: English

 

56. Kai

Meaning: Sea
Origin: Hawaiian

 

57. Kailor

Origin: Modern invented name

 

58. Keats

Meaning: Kite
Origin: English

 

59. Kelso

Meaning: Chalk ridge
Origin: Scottish

 

60. Kendry

Meaning: Son of Henry
Origin: Scottish

 

61. Leander

Meaning: Lion man
Origin: Latin

 

62. Leib

Meaning: Lion
Origin: Yiddish

 

63. Lennox

Meaning: Elm grove
Origin: Scottish

 

64. Luther

Meaning: People army
Origin: German

 

65. Maddox

Meaning: Son of Madoc
Origin: Welsh

 

66. Marlowe

Meaning: Driftwood
Origin: English

 

67. Maverick

Meaning: Independent
Origin: American

 

68. Maxton

Meaning: Greatest
Origin: Latin

 

69. Milo

Meaning: Gracious or yew
Origin: Unknown

 

70. Neo

Meaning: New, gift
Origin: Greek, African

 

71. Nicasio

Meaning: Victorious
Origin: Spanish

 

72. Nixon

Meaning: Son of Nicholas
Origin: English, Scottish or Irish

 

73. Noam

Meaning: Delight
Origin: Hebrew

 

74. Noble

Meaning: Aristocratic
Origin: Latin

 

75. Octavian

Meaning: Eighth
Origin: English via Latin origin

 

76. Ogden

Meaning: Oak valley
Origin: English

 

77. Osias

Meaning: Salvation
Origin: Greek

 

78. Pascal

Meaning: Passover
Origin: French

 

79. Phoenix

Meaning: Purplish-red bird
Origin: Latin

 

80. Pryor

Meaning: Superior
Origin: Latin

 

81. Quinton

Meaning: Queen’s estate
Origin: English

 

82. Reith

Meaning: Unknown
Origin: Scottish

 

83. Renly

Origin: Modern invented literary name

 

84. Rocco

Meaning: Rest
Origin: Italian

 

85. Roman

Meaning: Citizen of Rome
Origin: Latin

 

86. Roscoe

Meaning: Roe deer forest
Origin: English

 

87. Ryder

Meaning: Knight
Origin: English

 

88. Ryland

Meaning: Place of rye
Origin: English

 

89. Saber

Meaning: Sword
Origin: French

 

90. Silas

Meaning: The youngest
Origin: Irish

 

91. Steele

Meaning: Steel
Origin: English and Scottish

 

92. Stellan

Meaning: Calm, or peaceful one
Origin: Swedish

 

93. Stetson

Meaning: Unknown
Origin: American

 

94. Taj

Meaning: Crown
Origin: Arabic, Persian, and Sanskrit

 

95. Thorn

Meaning: Lived near a large thorn bush
Origin: English

 

96. Torger

Meaning: Thor spear
Origin: Norwegian

 

97. Vaughan

Meaning: Small
Origin: Welsh

 

98. Xeno

Meaning: Foreign
Origin: Greek

 

99. Xerxes

Meaning: Hero among rulers
Origin: Greek

 

100. York

Meaning: Yew
Origin: English

 

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