Last year, we saw baby boy names like Camden and Grayson shoot up the charts. What will be the hottest new boy names in 2015? Check out our roundup of the coolest names for boys this year.
We are totally crushing over these hipster boy baby names. They are the perfect mixture of vintage charm with a modern twist. Megan Fox named her son the cute hipster name of Bodhi, while Olivia Wilde nailed it with the name Otis. Owen Wilson named his mini-me son Finn, while Pete Wentz picked Saint Lazslo. Tony Romo named his son Rivers, possibly after Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo? My favorite hipster name goes to actor Simon Helberg, who named his son Wilder. Here are more names for your pint-sized hipster:
Powerful or strong boy names
Many of today’s parents are searching for a boy name that is strong and powerful. Celebrity parents were one of the first to jump on this trend, with Kelly Rowland choosing the name Titus for her son, while Alicia Keys picked the name Genesis for her second son. Gwen Stefani’s third son has the masculine name Apollo. Kourtney Kardashian’s son’s name of Reign is fit for a king.
We predict these strong boy names will rule the chart this year:
Cool short names for boys
If you are looking for a cool name for your baby boy, a short name is the way to go. These names are easy to spell and pronounce and are perfect for your little athlete. Jessica Simpson gave her son the sporty name of Ace, while Poppy Montgomery picked the short and sweet name of Gus. Here are more boy names that are short on syllables, but long on the cool factor:
Western baby names are totally having a moment, y’all. These names are tough, yet have that boy-next-door charm. To get your own cowboy-inspired boy name, check out the show Nashville, which has the perfect Western names of Gunnar, Deacon and Luke.
Here are a few more Western names we love:
“X” names are totally rock star
Baby boy names that have the letter X in them have a cool, rock star edge to them. Kristin Cavallari jumped on this trend when she named her son Jaxon, as did Fergie and Josh Duhamel with their cute name, Axl.
Here are more edgy names we love: