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Boy names with great meanings

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Baby boy names and their fantastic meanings

Many of today’s parents want a baby boy name that has it all -- unique (but not too far “out there”), flows well with the last name and one that has a great meaning. To help you narrow down your search, check out our pick of boy names with great meanings, including boy names that mean strong, blessing, warrior and leader.

Popular boy names with cool meanings

Many of today's parents are choosing a baby name not only for the sound of it, but also for the meaning. Let's start our list with the meanings of some of the most popular boy names of the year.

Baby boy names meaning "Strong"

Many parents want their son to have a masculine name -- and these boy names that mean "strong" certainly fit the bill.

  • Maximus: Greatest
  • Ekon: Strong
  • Hagan: Strong defense
  • Jedrek: Strong, manly
  • Jerry: Brave spearman
  • Kalmin: Manly and strong
  • Kwan: Strong
  • Magnar: Strong warrior
  • Mann: Strong man
  • Neron: Strong
  • Remo: The strong one
  • Takeo: Strong as bamboo
  • Takeshi: Strong
  • Tiger: Powerful and energetic

Baby boy names that mean "Warrior"

Are you looking for the perfect name for your tough guy? These boy names that mean "warrior" or "fighter" have that masculine edge to them.

Baby boy names that mean miracle or blessing

Is your baby boy a blessing or a miracle? These blessed names are the perfect choice for your little angel.

  • Boone: Good, A blessing.
  • Jedidiah: Blessed name from the Bible
  • Karamat: Miracle
  • Berwin: Welsh name for Blessing
  • Baraka: Arabic name for Blessing
  • Indivar: Sanskrit name meaning Blessing

Baby boy names that mean leader

If you have aspirations of raising a future President or leader, these names will give them a head start.

  • Duke: Leader
  • Melville: Celtic name meaning leader
  • Barnett: English name meaning leader
  • Dietrich: German name meaning, "leader of the people"
  • Cedric: Welsh name meaning, "war leader"
  • Derreck: English name meaning leader
  • Frederik: German name meaning, "merciful leader"
  • Emory: German name meaning leader and "head of the household"
  • Caleb: Famous leader in the Bible
  • Joshua: Leader of the Israelites in the Bible

Boy names with fantastic meanings

For more ideas, check out these boy names with great meanings.

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