Cute Baby Boy Names and Meanings

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Aaron

High mountain

Hebrew

Ace

Number one

English

Adam

Man

Hebrew

Aiden

Little fire

Irish

Ajani

He Who Wins the Struggle

African

Alexander

Defender of man

Greek

Amani
Amari

Unknown

African

Amir

Prince

Arabic

Anderson

Son of Andrew

English

Andrew

Manly and powerful

Greek

Andy

Manly

English

Angel

Messenger of God

Greek

Arlo

Armed hill

English

Arthur

Bear

Celtic

Asa

Doctor, healer

Hebrew

Ash

Of the ash tree

English

Ashby

Ash tree home

English

Asher

Happy and blessed

Hebrew

Austin

Great

English

Avery

Elf counsel

English

Axel

My father is peace

Scandinavian

Bailey

Berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification

English

Beau

Handsome

French

Beckett

Bee cottage

English

Beckham

Beck's homestead

English

Benjamin

A favorite son

Hebrew

Bennett

Blessed

English

Bentley

Bent grass meadow

English

Blair

Field, plain

Scottish

Blake

Black or pale

English

Bowie

Blond

Scottish

Brady

Descendant of Bradach

Irish

Bram

Bramble; a thicket of wild gorse; raven

Scottish

Brody

Ditch

Scottish

Brooks

Small stream

English

Caleb

Whole heart

Hebrew

Camden

Valley

English

Cameron

Crooked nose

Scottish

Carson

Son of Carr

Scottish

Cash

Case

English

Charlie

Free man

English

Chase

Hunter

English

Christian

Follower of Christ

Latin

Clyde

“The keeper of the keys,” from the Greek Meidion, a key.

Scottish

Cody

Helpful

Irish

Cole

Charcoal

English

Colt

Young horse

English

Colton

Charcoal settlement

English

Conner

Dog lover

Irish

Connor

Dog lover

Irish

Cooper

Barrel maker

English

Cosmo

Order, organization, beauty

Italian

Crew

Group

Latin

Cristo

Christ

Spanish

Cruz

Holy cross

Spanish

Dakarai

Rejoice

African

Damien

To tame

French

Daniel

God is My Judge

Hebrew

Dash

Diminutive of Dashiell

English

David

Beloved

Hebrew

Dawson

Son of David

English

Dax

Place name

French

Dean

Valley

English

Declan

Full of goodness

Irish

Desta

Joy, Happiness

African

Devin

From dark-haired ones

Irish

Dex

Right-handed, fortunate; one who dyes

Latin

Diego

Saint James

Spanish

Drake

Dragon

English

Dylan

Great tide

Welsh

Easton

East town

English

Elias

My God is Yahweh

Hebrew

Elijah

My God is Yahweh

Hebrew

Elliot

My God is Yahweh

English

Emmett

Universal

English

Enzo

From Laurentum

Italian

Ethan

Enduring and strong

Hebrew

Evan

God is gracious

Welsh

Evander

Good man

Greek

Ever

Always

American

Everett

Brave boar

English

Ezra

Help

Hebrew

Fender

From the defender

English

Finn

Fair

Irish

Fox

Fox

English

Frank

Frenchman

English

Franklin

Free landholder

English

Frederick

Peaceful ruler

German

Gabriel

God is my strength

Hebrew

Gage

Pledge

English

Gavin

Little white falcon

Welsh

George

Farmer

Greek

Graham

Gravelled homestead

English

Grayson

Son of the steward

English

Hadden

Hill of heather

English

Harrison

Son of Harry

English

Hartley

Stag meadow

English

Heath

Heath

English

Henry

Home ruler

English

Hudson

Son of Hudd

English

Ian

God is gracious

Scottish

Isaac

He will laugh

Hebrew

Isaiah

God is salvation

Hebrew

Jace

To heal

American

Jack

God is gracious

English

Jackson

Son of Jack

English

Jacob

Supplanter

Hebrew

Jakai
James

Supplanter

English

Jameson

Son of James

English

Jasper

Treasurer

English

Jax

Son of Jack

English

Jett

Black

English

John

God is gracious

Hebrew

Johnny

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jonah

Dove

Hebrew

Jordan

To descend

Hebrew

Joseph

Jehovah will increase

Hebrew

Josiah

God supports

Hebrew

Jude

Praise

English

Julian

Young at heart

Latin

Kace

Case

English

Kai

Sea

Polynesian

Kayden

Son of Cadan

American

Khalil

Friend

Arabic

Kirby

Settlement by a church

German

Knox

Round hill

English

Koda

Friend

Native American

Kyrie

Lord

Greek

Landon

Long hill

English

Lane

Pathway

English

Layton

Meadow settlement

English

Lee

Pasture or meadow

English

Lennox

With many elm trees

Scottish

Leo

Lion

Latin

Leon

Lion

Greek

Levi

Joined together

Hebrew

Liam

Helmet of will

Irish

Lincoln

Lake colony

English

Logan

Small hollow

Scottish

Luca

From Lucania

Italian

Lucas

From Lucania

Latin

Mac

Son of

Gaelic

Maddox

Son of Madoc

Welsh

Malcolm

Devotee of Saint Columba

Scottish

Mason

Stoneworker

English

Mateo

Gift of God

Spanish

Matthew

Gift of God

Hebrew

Max

Greatest

English

Maxwell

Mack's stream

English

Micah

Who is Like God?

Hebrew

Miles

Soldier

Latin

Milo

Soldier

German

Morgan

Circling sea

Welsh

Nash

By the ash tree

English

Newton

New town

English

Noah

To rest

Hebrew

Oakley

Meadow of oak trees

English

Oliver

Olive tree

English

Ollie

Olive tree

Latin

Omari

God the highest

African

Otis

Wealth; son of Otto

German

Owen

Noble born

Welsh

Parker

Keeper of the park

English

Patrick

Nobleman

Latin

Pax

Peace

Latin

Phoenix

Dark red

Greek

Prince

Prince

English

Quincy

Estate of the fifth son

French

Ralph

Wolf counsel

English

Rhett

Advice

English

Riley

Rye clearing

Irish

River

Flowing body of water

English

Robert

Bright fame

German

Roman

One from Rome

Latin

Romeo

Man from Rome

Italian

Ronan

Little seal

Irish

Ryan

Little king

Irish

Ryder

Mounted warrior

English

Sammy

God heard

Hebrew

Samuel

Name of God

Hebrew

Sebastian

Venerable or honorable

Greek

Shane

God is gracious

Irish

Sonny

Son

English

Spencer

Dispenser of provisions

English

Sully

South meadow

English

Tanner

Leather maker

English

Theo

God's gift

Greek

Theodore

God's gift

Greek

Thomas

Twin

Greek

Toby

Yahweh is Good

Hebrew

Tyler

Tiler

English

Tyson

Firebrand

English

Walt

Commander of the army

German

Wesley

Western meadow

English

Weston

West town

English

William

A willing protector

German

Wyatt

Brave in battle

English

Xander

Defender of man

Greek

Xavier

New house

Spanish

Zade
Zaire

River, From Zaire

African

While cute is subjective, it certainly applies to any of these charming names for boys. We’ve wrangled up plenty of cute boy names for you to explore, from popular names to rare finds. Let’s meet a handful of these cute baby boy names together before jumping into the list.

Some of the cutest baby boy names are old-school names with grandpa chic vibes. This vintage trend is chockfull of cute boy names like Otis and Ralph. They were once some of the most popular baby boy names in yesteryear and are once again finding fame on the baby name charts. While many read mature like Watson and Malcolm, other vintage baby boy names have an eternally youthful vibe, like Charlie and Ollie. These names evoke images of suspenders and bowties, making them undeniably adorable. Other cute names for boys with vintage vibes are Franklin, Frederick, and Patrick.

Unsurprisingly, many of today’s most popular baby boy names are cute, such as Liam and Noah. There’s a reason they’re so well-loved, after all. They’re easy for your little one to learn to say and pronounce, as well as friendly and approachable like the boy next door. Oliver and Mason also shine in this area, along with classics like William, James, and Henry. See Elijah, Jacob, and Levi for more popular baby boy names with cute factor.

Gender-neutral names are a favorite subcategory of cute baby boy names too, like Avery, Dylan, and Riley. These baby names are often more common on one gender but are still unisex enough for any kiddo to wear. You’ll find word-name picks here like Angel, along with modern favorites like Ryan. Cameron is one of our top gender-neutral names, as the name has plenty of nicknames for your little one to choose from, including Cam and Ronnie for boys.

We hope you find the name of your dreams amongst our list of cute boy names.