Whimsical and Enchanting Names for Boys Straight Out of a Fairytale

Whimsical and enchanting names for boys are romantic and playful. The names on this list have origins from Old English to ancient Greece and are as diverse as their meanings. Still, almost all of them have an enchanting charm about them just like the baby boys that may carry them one day.

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Abriel

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
Father of multitude

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Allegro

Origin: Italian
Meaning:
Quickly

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Aries

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
The ram

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Aslan

Origin: Turkish
Meaning:
Lion

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Atley

Origin: English
Meaning:
From the meadow

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Atreyu

Origin: German
Meaning:
Literary name

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Aurelian

Origin: French
Meaning:
Gold

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Bastien

Origin: French
Meaning:
From Sebastia

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Barnaby

Origin: English
Meaning:
Son of exhortation

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Bayard

Origin: English
Meaning:
Foolhardy

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Beowulf

Origin: English
Meaning:
Beewolf

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Bravery

Origin: English
Meaning:
Word name

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Breccan

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Freckled

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Bromley

Origin: English
Meaning:
Broom woodland clearing

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Caledon

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Scotland

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Callum

Origin: Scottish
Meaning:
Dove

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Caius

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Rejoice

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Caspian

Origin: English
Meaning:
Place name

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Castor

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
He who excels

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Constantine

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Constant

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Cornelius

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Horn

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Cyrus

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
Lord

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Dagan

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
Grain

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Dante

Origin: Italian
Meaning:
Enduring

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Darrow

Origin: Scottish
Meaning:
Oaktree

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Dashiell

Origin: French
Meaning:
Surname

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Dempsey

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Proud

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Dorian

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
Tribe

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Draco

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Dragon

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Dmitri

Origin: Greek, Russian
Meaning:
Devoted to Demeter

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Eero

Origin: Finnish
Meaning:
Eternal ruler

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Eleazar

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
God helps

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Emilien

Origin: French
Meaning:
Rival

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Emrys

Origin: Welsh
Meaning:
Immortal one

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Evander

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Good man

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Everard

Origin: English
Meaning:
Brave boar

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Evren

Origin: Turkish
Meaning:
Universe

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Ewan

Origin: Scottish
Meaning:
Born from the yew tree

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Fabian

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Bean grower

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Finbar

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Fair-haired

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Finnegan

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Little fair one

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Florian

Origin: German
Meaning:
Flowery

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Flynn

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Red-haired

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Foxen

Origin: English
Meaning:
Locational name

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Gable

Origin: French
Meaning:
Triangular-shaped hill

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Gabrien

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
God is my strength 

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Gallien

Origin: Italian
Meaning:
Of Gaul

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Garnet

Origin: French
Meaning:
Pomegranate

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Gaston

Origin: French
Meaning:
Guest, stranger

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Gideon

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
Hewer

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Golding

Origin: English
Meaning:
Friend of gold

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Gulliver

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Glutton

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Halloran

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
A foreigner from beyond the sea

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Hamish

Origin: Scottish
Meaning:
Supplanter

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Hansel

Origin: German
Meaning:
God is gracious

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Hawthrone

Origin: English
Meaning:
Lives near the hedge

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Hugo

Origin: German
Meaning:
Bright in mind

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Huron

Origin: English
Meaning:
Bristle-haired

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Huxley

Origin: Scottish
Meaning:
Hucc clearing 

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Ingram

Origin: German
Meaning:
Angle raven

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Isidore

Origin: English
Meaning:
Gift of Isis

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Jesper

Origin: Danish
Meaning:
Treasure

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Julius

Origin: Roman
Meaning:
Downy-bearded

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Kenelm

Origin: English
Meaning:
Brave helmet

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Lark

Origin: English
Meaning:
Bird

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Leander

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Lion man

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Leopold

Origin: German
Meaning:
Bold people

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Linus

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Flax

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Lorcan

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Fierce one

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Loxias

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
Crooked

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Loxley

Origin: English
Meaning:
Woodland clearing

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Lucius

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Light

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Lynx

Origin: English
Meaning:
Animal name

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Lysander

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
Liberator

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Malachi

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
My messenger

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Marius

Origin: Roman
Meaning:
Family name

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Matadrin

Origin: French
Meaning:
Unknown

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Matteo

Origin: Italian
Meaning:
Gift from God

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Micah

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
He who is like God

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Mordecai

Origin: Persian
Meaning:
Servant of Marduk

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Noel

Origin: French
Meaning:
Christmas

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Octavius

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Eighth

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Oleander

Origin: Botanical name
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Orlow

Origin: German and Polish
Meaning:
Eagle

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Osiris

Origin: Egyptian
Meaning:
God of the afterlife

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Othello

Origin: Name of a Shakespearian tragedy.
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Peregrin

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Foreigner

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Phineas

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
The Nubian

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Quillen

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Cub

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Quintus

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Fifth

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Raphael

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
God has healed

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Rhodri

Origin: Welsh
Meaning: Wheel king
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Robin

Origin: English
Meaning:
Bird

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Romeo

Origin: Italian
Meaning:
Pilgrim to Rome

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Ronan

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Little seal

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Rowley

Origin: English
Meaning:
Rough clearing

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Rudyard

Origin: English
Meaning:
Red guarded

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Rune

Origin: Scandinavian
Meaning:
Secret lore

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Ruslan

Origin: Russian
Meaning:
Lion

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Seamus

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Supplanter

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Severn

Origin: English
Meaning:
Place name

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Silvius

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Wood

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Sinclair

Origin: Scottish
Meaning:
Tribe

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Soren

Origin: Scandinavian
Meaning:
Stern

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Sorley

Origin: Irish
Meaning:
Summer wanderer

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Sterling

Origin: English
Meaning:
Starling

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Tagus

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
River name

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Theron

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
Hunter

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Thor

Origin: Norse
Meaning:
God of thunder

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Tiberius

Origin: Latin
Meaning:
Of the Tiber

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Tobias

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
God is good 

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Tolliver

Origin: English
Meaning:
Metalworker

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Tomlin

Origin: English
Meaning:
Twin

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Tristan

Origin: Celtic
Meaning:
Sorrowful

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Triton

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
Son of Poseidon

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Ulysses

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
Wrathful

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Valor

Origin: English
Meaning:
Word name

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Viggo

Origin: Scandinavian
Meaning:
Battle

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Weaver

Origin: English
Meaning:
Occupational name

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Wilbur

Origin: English
Meaning:
Will boar, resolute

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Willougby

Origin: English
Meaning:
Willow settlement

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Windsor

Origin: English
Meaning:
Landing place with a windlass

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Wolfgang

Origin: German
Meaning:
Traveling wolf

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Wynn

Origin: English
Meaning: Friend
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Xavier

Origin: Basque
Meaning:
New house

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Yarrow

Origin: English
Meaning:
Botanical name

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Zenith

Origin: English
Meaning:
Highest point in the heavens

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Zephyr

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
West wind

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Zeus

Origin: Greek
Meaning:
God of heavens

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Zev

Origin: Hebrew
Meaning:
Wolf

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