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Popular names for boys

Shohei Male name Japanese names 翔平 From Japanese 翔 (shō) meaning "soar, glide" and 平 (hei) meaning "level, even, peaceful", in addition to other combinations of kanji that are pronounced the same way.

Hanzo Male name Japanese names 半蔵 From Japanese 半 (han) meaning "half" and 蔵 (zō) meaning "to hide". This name was borne by the noted samurai Hattori Hanzou (1542-1596). The name can also be formed from other kanji combinations.

Jiahao Male name Chinese names 家豪 From Chinese 家 (jiā) meaning "home, family" combined with 豪 (háo) meaning "brave, heroic, chivalrous". This name can be formed from other character combinations as well.

Babis Male name Greek names Μπάμπης Diminutive of Charalampos.

Min-su Male name Korean names 민수, 民秀, 旼洙 From Sino-Korean 民 (min) meaning "people, citizens" or 旼 (min) meaning "gentle, affable" combined with 秀 (su) meaning "luxuriant, beautiful, elegant, outstanding" or 洙 (su), which refers to a river in China. Other hanja combinations are possible.

Min-jun Male name Korean names 민준, 敏俊, 旼俊 From Sino-Korean 敏 (min) meaning "quick, clever, sharp" or 旼 (min) meaning "gentle, affable" combined with 俊 (jun) meaning "talented, handsome". Other hanja combinations are possible.

Brad Male name English names Short form of Bradley, Bradford, and other names beginning with Brad. A famous bearer is American actor Brad Pitt (1963-).

Isagani Male name Filipino names Meaning unknown. This is the name of a character in the novel El Filibusterismo (1891) by José Rizal.

Souta Male name Japanese names 颯太 Alternate transcription of Japanese Kanji 颯太 (see SŌTA).

Jingyi Male name Chinese names 静怡 From Chinese 静 (jìng) meaning "quiet, still, gentle" combined with 怡 (yí) meaning "joy, harmony". Other character combinations are possible as well.

Alon Male name Filipino names Means "wave" in Tagalog.

Seo-joon Male name Korean names 서준, 瑞俊, 舒俊 Alternate transcription of Korean Hangul 서준 (see SEO-JUN).

Zhihao Male name Chinese names 志豪, 智豪 From Chinese 志 (zhì) meaning "will, purpose, ambition" or 智 (zhì) meaning "wisdom, intellect" combined with 豪 (háo) meaning "brave, heroic, chivalrous". Many other character combinations are possible.

Craig Male name English names From a Scottish surname that was derived from Gaelic creag meaning "crag" or "rocks", originally indicating a person who lived near a crag.

Sho Male name Japanese names 翔, 奨 Alternate transcription of Japanese Kanji 翔 or 奨 (see SHŌ).

Gena Male name Russian names Гена Diminutive of Gennadiy.

Yair Male name Spanish names Hebrew form of JAIR, as well as a Spanish variant.

Colt Male name English names From the English word for a young male horse or from the surname of the same origin. It may be given in honour of the American industrialist Samuel Colt (1814-1862) or the firearms company that bears his name.

Ju-won Male name Korean names 주원, 周元, 周媛 From Sino-Korean 周 (ju) meaning "circumference" combined with 元 (won) meaning "first, origin" or 媛 (won) meaning "beautiful woman". Other hanja character combinations are possible.

Cash Male name English names From an English occupational surname for a box maker, derived from Norman French casse meaning "case". A famous bearer of the surname was American musician Johnny Cash (1932-2003).

Caner Male name Turkish names From Turkish can meaning "soul, life" and er meaning "brave man".

Jung-hoon Male name Korean names 정훈, 正勛 Alternate transcription of Korean Hangul 정훈 (see JEONG-HUN).

Motel Male name Yiddish names מאָטל Yiddish diminutive of MORDECAI. This is the name of a character in the musical Fiddler on the Roof (1964).

Yijun Male name Chinese names 怡君 From Chinese 怡 (yí) meaning "joy, harmony" combined with 君 (jūn) meaning "king, ruler". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.

Nobu Male name Japanese names 信, 延 From Japanese 信 (nobu) meaning "trust", 延 (nobu) meaning "prolong, stretch", or other kanji and kanji combinations. It is sometimes a short form of longer names beginning with this sound.

Ed Male name English names Short form of Edward, Edmund, and other names beginning with Ed.

Donald Male name English names From the Gaelic name Domhnall meaning "ruler of the world", composed of the old Celtic elements dumno "world" and val "rule". This was the name of two 9th-century kings of the Scots and Picts. It has traditionally been very popular in Scotland, and during the 20th century it became common in the rest of the English-speaking world. This is the name of one of Walt Disney's most popular cartoon characters, Donald Duck. It was also borne by Australian cricket player Donald Bradman (1908-2001).

Davis Male name English names From a surname that was derived from the given name David. A famous bearer of the surname was Jefferson Davis (1808-1889), the only president of the Confederate States of America.

Rudi Male name Hungarian names Diminutive of Rudolf.

Seo-jun Male name Korean names 서준, 瑞俊, 舒俊 From Sino-Korean 瑞 (seo) meaning "felicitous omen, auspicious" or 舒 (seo) meaning "open up, unfold, comfortable, easy" combined with 俊 (jun) meaning "talented, handsome". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.

Notah Male name Indigenous American names Means "almost there" in Navajo.

Nikora Male name Maori names Maori form of NICHOLAS or Nicole.

Duane Male name English names From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of the Gaelic surname Ó Dubhán meaning "descendant of Dubhán".

Niraj Male name Nepali names नीरज Means "water-born, lotus" in Sanskrit.

Suman Male name Nepali names सुमन Means "well-disposed, good mind", derived from the Sanskrit prefix सु (su) meaning "good" combined with मनस् (manas) meaning "mind".

Arun Male name Thai names อรุณ Modern masculine form of Aruna.

Jun-seo Male name Korean names 준서, 俊舒, 俊瑞 From Sino-Korean 俊 (jun) meaning "talented, handsome" combined with 舒 (seo) meaning "open up, unfold, comfortable, easy" or 瑞 (seo) meaning "felicitous omen, auspicious". This name can be formed by other hanja character combinations as well.

Lasha Male name Georgian names Ლაშა Possibly from a Northwest Caucasian word meaning "light". This was a name of Giorgi IV, a 13th-century king of Georgia.

Ji-won Male name Korean names 지원, 智媛, 志媛, 知媛, 智元 From Sino-Korean 智 (ji) meaning "wisdom, intellect" or 志 (ji) meaning "will, purpose, ambition" combined with 媛 (won) meaning "beautiful woman" or 元 (won) meaning "first, origin". This name can also be formed from many other hanja combinations.

Hoyt Male name English names From an English surname that was derived from Middle English hoit "stick", originally a nickname for a thin person.

Kahurangi Male name Maori names From the name of a type of green gemstone found in New Zealand, meaning "sky blue" in Maori.

Sung-jin Male name Korean names 성진, 成震, 星鎭 Alternate transcription of Korean Hangul 성진 (see SEONG-JIN).

Givi Male name Georgian names Გივი Meaning unknown, possibly from Persian گیو (Giv), the name of a hero from the 10th-century epic the Shahnameh.

Donny Male name English names Diminutive of Donald.

Aoi Male name Japanese names 葵, 碧 From Japanese 葵 (aoi) meaning "hollyhock, althea" or an adjectival form of 碧 (ao) meaning "green, blue". Other kanji with the same reading can form this name as well.

Yahui Male name Chinese names 雅惠 From Chinese 雅 (yǎ) meaning "elegant, graceful, refined" combined with 惠 (huì) meaning "favour, benefit". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.

Sandeep Male name Nepali names सन्दीप Alternate transcription of Hindi/Marathi संदीप, Bengali সন্দীপ, Gurmukhi ਸੰਦੀਪ, Gujarati સંદિપ, Kannada ಸಂದೀಪ್, Malayalam സന്ദീപ്, Telugu సందీప్, Tamil சந்தீப் or Nepali सन्दीप (see SANDIP).

Otobong Male name African names Means "from God" in Ibibio.

Lhamo Male name Tibetan names ལྷ་མོ Means "goddess" in Tibetan.

Yaxkin Male name Indigenous American names Means "sun" in Mayan.

Mandlenkosi Male name African names From Zulu and Ndebele amandla "strength, power" and inkosi "king, chief".

Roshan Male name Nepali names रोशन Means "light, bright" in Persian.

Ryunosuke Male name Japanese names 竜之介, 龍之介, 隆之介 From Japanese 竜, 龍 (ryū) meaning "dragon" or 隆 (ryū) meaning "noble, prosperous" combined with 之 (no), a possessive marker, and 介 (suke) meaning "forerunner, herald". Other kanji combinations are also possible.

Hifumi Male name Japanese names 一二三 From Japanese 一 (hi) meaning "one", 二 (fu) meaning "two" and 三 (mi) meaning "three".

Uhtric Male name Ancient names Derived from the Old English elements uhta "pre-dawn" and ric "ruler, mighty".

Achilles Male name Mythology names From the Greek Ἀχιλλεύς (Achilleus), which is of unknown meaning, perhaps derived from Greek ἄχος (achos) meaning "pain" or else from the name of the Achelous River. This was the name of a warrior in Greek legend, one of the central characters in Homer's Iliad. The bravest of the Greek heroes in the war against the Trojans, he was eventually killed by an arrow to his heel, the only vulnerable part of his body.

Al Male name English names Short form of Albert and other names beginning with Al. A notable bearer is American actor Al Pacino (1940-).

Guiying Male name Chinese names 桂英 From Chinese 桂 (guì) meaning "laurel, cassia, cinnamon" combined with 英 (yīng) meaning "flower, petal, brave, hero". This name can be formed from other character combinations as well.

Ilai Male name Biblical Hebrew names עִילַי Possibly from the Hebrew root עָלָה ('alah) meaning "to ascend". In the Old Testament this is the name of one of King David's mighty men.

Yuto Male name Japanese names 優斗, 悠斗, 悠人, 悠翔, 優翔, 柚翔, 祐翔, 勇人 From Japanese 優 (yū) meaning "excellence, superiority, gentleness" or 悠 (yū) meaning "permanence" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation, 人 (to) meaning "person" or 翔 (to) meaning "soar, fly". Other kanji combinations are possible.

Elnur Male name Azerbaijani names Means "light of the people" in Azerbaijani, ultimately derived from Turkic el meaning "country, society" and Arabic نور (nur) meaning "light".

Gohar Male name Indian names گوہر From Persian گوهر (gohar) meaning "jewel, gemstone". This name is typically feminine in Iran and Armenia, but masculine in Pakistan.

Baihu Male name Mythology names From Chinese 白 (bái) meaning "white, pure" and 虎 (hǔ) meaning "tiger". This is the Chinese name of the White Tiger, associated with the west and the autumn season.

Shinsuke Male name Japanese names 伸介, 真介, 真輔 From Japanese 伸 (shin) meaning "extend, stretch, open" or 真 (shin) meaning "real, genuine" combined with 介 (suke) meaning "forerunner, herald". This name can also be formed from other combinations of kanji characters.

Vaska Male name Russian names Васька Russian diminutive of VASILIY (masculine) or a Macedonian and Bulgarian diminutive of VASILIJA (feminine).

Kawehi Male name Hawaiian names Means "the adornment" from Hawaiian ka, a definite article, and wehi "adornment".

Abiah Male name Biblical names אֲבִיָה Variant of Abijah, which also appears in the English Bible.

Xinyi Male name Chinese names 欣怡, 心怡 From Chinese 欣 (xīn) meaning "happy, joyous, delighted" or 心 (xīn) meaning "heart, mind, soul" combined with 怡 (yí) meaning "joy, harmony". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.

Tobia Male name Italian names Italian form of Tobiah.

Otto Male name Hungarian names Hungarian and Icelandic form of Otto.

Masao Male name Japanese names 正雄, 正夫, 政雄, 政男 From Japanese 正 (masa) meaning "right, proper" or 政 (masa) meaning "government" combined with 雄 (o) meaning "hero, manly" or 夫 (o) meaning "man, husband". This name can be formed from other kanji combinations as well.

Jae-seong Male name Korean names 재성, 在成, 宰誠 From Sino-Korean 在 (jae) meaning "located at, exist" or 宰 (jae) meaning "kill, rule" combined with 成 (seong) meaning "completed, finished, succeeded" or 誠 (seong) meaning "sincere, honest, true". Other hanja combinations are possible.

Suresh Male name Nepali names सुरेश Modern form of Suresha.

Safa Male name Turkish names Persian and Turkish form of SAFAA or SAFAA', as well as an alternate Arabic transcription of either of those names.

Daiki Male name Japanese names 大輝, 大樹, 大貴 From Japanese 大 (dai) meaning "big, great" combined with 輝 (ki) meaning "brightness", 樹 (ki) meaning "tree" or 貴 (ki) meaning "valuable". Other combinations of kanji can also form this name.

Dardan Male name Albanian names From the name of the Dardani, an Illyrian tribe who lived on the Balkan Peninsula. Their name may derive from an Illyrian word meaning "pear". They were unrelated to the ancient people who were also called the Dardans who lived near Troy.

Haruto Male name Japanese names 陽斗, 遥斗, 陽翔, 晴斗 From Japanese 陽 (haru) meaning "light, sun, male", 遥 (haru) meaning "distant, remote" or 晴 (haru) meaning "clear weather" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation, or 翔 (to) meaning "soar, fly". Other kanji combinations can also form this name.

Christakis Male name Greek names Χρηστάκης Greek diminutive of CHRISTOS.

Sehzade Male name Turkish names Turkish form of SHAHZAD.

Varg Male name Norwegian names Means "wolf" in Old Norse.

Irakli Male name Georgian names Ირაკლი Georgian form of Herakles.

Alban Male name French names From the Roman cognomen Albanus, which meant "from Alba". Alba (from Latin albus "white") was the name of various places within the Roman Empire, including the city Alba Longa. This name was borne by Saint Alban, the first British martyr (4th century). According to tradition, he sheltered a fugitive priest in his house. When his house was searched, he disguised himself as the priest, was arrested in his stead, and was beheaded. As an English name, Alban was occasionally used in the Middle Ages and was revived in the 18th century, though it is now uncommon.

Goro Male name Japanese names 五郎 Alternate transcription of Japanese Kanji 五郎 (see GORŌ).

Duri Male name Korean names 두리 Means "two" in Korean (Gyeongsang dialect).

Sonam Male name Tibetan names བསོད་ནམས Means "virtuous, good karma, fortunate" in Tibetan.

Amadi Male name African names Means "free man" in Igbo.

Kunzang Male name Tibetan names ཀུན་བཟང Means "all good, ever excellent" in Tibetan.

Minh Male name Vietnamese names From Sino-Vietnamese 明 (minh) meaning "bright". A famous bearer was the communist revolutionary Ho Chi Minh (1890-1969).

Gohar Male name Armenian names Գոհար From Persian گوهر (gohar) meaning "jewel, gemstone". This name is typically feminine in Iran and Armenia, but masculine in Pakistan.

Rajani Male name Nepali names रजनी Means "the dark one" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Kali or Durga.

Stephanus Male name Biblical Latin names Latin form of Stephen.

Walker Male name English names From an English surname that referred to the medieval occupational of a walker, also known as a fuller. Walkers would tread on wet, unprocessed wool in order to clean and thicken it. The word ultimately derives from Old English wealcan "to walk".

Adolphe Male name French names French form of Adolf, rarely used since World War II.

Azat Male name Turkish names Form of AZAD in several languages.

Vaast Male name French names Flemish, Norman and Picard form of Vedastus.

Haris Male name Greek names Χάρης, Χάρις Modern Greek form of CHARES or CHARIS.

Yanni Male name Greek names Diminutive of YIANNIS. A famous bearer is the Greek-American musician Yiannis Chryssomallis (1954-), who goes by the single name Yanni.

U-jin Male name Korean names 우진, 宇眞, 佑鎭 From Sino-Korean 宇 (u) meaning "house, eaves, universe" or 佑 (u) meaning "help, protect, bless" combined with 眞 (jin) meaning "real, genuine" or 鎭 (jin) meaning "town, market place". Other combinations of hanja characters can form this name as well.

Diyar Male name Kurdish names دیار Means "apparent, visible, clear" in Kurdish.

Zaur Male name Azerbaijani names Azerbaijani, Ossetian, Chechen and Georgian form of Zawar.