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Baby boy names with serious swagger

Kim Grundy is a mom, writer, expert laundry folder and sandwich maker, not necessarily in that order. Raised in Oklahoma, she is now a West Coast gal and lives in California with her husband and two sons, along with one dog, two fish (oo...

Unique and cool baby names for boys

Are you looking for a baby boy name with serious swagger? Research has shown that parents who regret their baby name choice say it is because the name is too popular. You won’t have that problem if you choose one of our cool boy names.
Baby boy names with serious swagger

We have rounded up the coolest baby boy names with serious swagger. Seriously. These baby names are unique, edgy, trendsetting and stand out in a crowd.

If you are looking for a popular baby boy name like Jacob or Mason, our list from the Social Security Administration’s top baby names might be for you. However, if you want a more unique name, check out our list below!

Underrated and unique boy names

We love these boy names because they have serious swagger but are underrated, which is what we like! Is one of these cool guy names what you are looking for?

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Tough boy names

We love these tough guy names because they have a confident air to them, which often happens when you add the letter “Z” or “X” to a baby name (such as Axel or Zander). Names like Hercules or King, however, would make it seem like you are trying too hard, while names like Rocco or Gunner stand out on their own as tough names. Check out our picks below:

Boy names with cool meanings

Some parents are looking for a baby boy name that also has a great meaning. We have rounded up names that have it all. These guy names sound cool and have a great meaning.

  • Bryant: Celtic name meaning “strong”
  • Chasin: Hebrew name meaning “strong”
  • Kemen: Spanish name meaning “strong”
  • Donovan: Celtic name meaning “strong fighter”
  • Griffin: Welsh name meaning “strong in faith”
  • Felix: Latin name meaning “lucky”
  • Faust: Italian name meaning “lucky”
  • Chance: English name meaning “good fortune”
  • Frederik: German name meaning “leader”
  • Brendan: Gaelic name meaning “brave”
  • Farrell: Celtic name meaning “brave”
  • Hardwin: English name meaning “brave friend”
  • Baldwyn: German name meaning “brave friend”

Celebrity boy names

Celebrities always seem to have their thumb on the pulse of cool and unique baby names. Many recent celebrity baby boys have been given names that have a classic or old-fashioned sound to them. For inspiration, check out the following:

  • Kase: Singer Jewel
  • Marcelo: Actress Ali Landry
  • Colt: John Rich of the band Big & Rich
  • Xander: Actress January Jones
  • Arlo: Actress Toni Collette
  • Milo: Actress Alyssa Milano
  • Felix: Actress Elizabeth Banks
  • Max: Actress Cynthia Nixon
  • Leo: Actress Penelope Cruz
  • Flynn: Actor Orlando Bloom

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