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Let's start at the very beginning... with boy names that start with A

Monica Beyer is a mom of four and has been writing professionally since 2000, when her first book, Baby Talk, was published. Her main area of interest is attachment parenting and all that goes with it, including breastfeeding, co-sleepin...

Amazing and awesome baby names for boys that start with the letter A

Some boy names that start with A are easy to come up with. Aiden, for example, has been hugely popular in the U.S. recently. It's been in the top 50 most popular names for more than a decade now, and while its popularity has decreased a bit in recent years, it was still No. 13 overall in 2015. Not into Aiden but still hoping for an amazing A baby name? We've got you covered.

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There are plenty of other A names also familiar to us. Aaron, Anthony and Abraham are perennial favorites, for sure, as are Adam, Adrian and Andrew. However, we've sprinkled in a few unique monikers to make this list of 50 baby boy names even better. Some hail from decades past, such as Amos and Arthur, but would still be right at home with a modern baby boy. Some are modern and trendy, such as Axel and Archer. Still others hint at something a little more unique or exotic, such as Adric and Avner, and some are literary in origin, such as Atticus and Alcott.

No matter what your baby-naming style, one of these A names for baby boys is sure to wind up on your list of favorites.

Amazing and awesome baby names for boys that start with the letter A
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