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Cool boy names: 5 Trends to watch

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Unique baby boy name ideas

Are you looking for a cool baby boy name? Check out the five baby name trends to watch to help you pick a boy name that is just your style. Whether you love edgy boy names like Ryker or Jett, trendy names like Bentley or Greyson, or even traditional names, we will help you find a cool name for your baby boy.

Finding a cool baby boy name can be as simple as narrowing down the trend or theme that you are attracted to and searching for names in that genre. We have broken up names by the top five trends to help you narrow down your search for a cool baby boy name.

Edgy boy names

If you are looking for a unique boy name with an edgy twist, the following names are perfect for you.

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Cool retro boy names

If your tastes run more toward the classic, you will love these traditional retro baby names. You won't have to worry about these names ever going out of style.

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Exotic Italian boy names

Irish baby names are soooo last year! All the cool boys at the playground have Italian names. Check out some of our top picks:

Renaissance Man baby names

An entire generation of Romeos are being born with this trend of romantic boy names. Here are some examples of baby names who are sure to grow up as Renaissance men.

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X boy names

Boy names that contain the letter "X" win instant cool points. In fact, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt like X boy names so much they named three of their children with X names: Knox, Pax and Maddox.

Other cool X boy names include:

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Unique baby names from classic books
Old-fashioned baby names: Classic and cultured

Traditional American baby names

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