AMERICAN BABY NAMES

The United States has always been a very diverse country. It’s this reason America has many different baby names. Research shows, most of these baby names extend from multiple nationalities and ethnic groups. On the other hand, Americans are very imaginative when it comes to unique and creative names. Simply put, the U.S. has it all when it comes to picking the right name for your baby. Browse below for American Baby Names, which includes gender, meaning and origin. Finally, if you’re looking for a specific baby name or nationality, make sure to check out one of our many other categories.





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NAME MEANING ORIGIN
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Aaric
M
Rule with mercy Scandinavian
Aaron
M
Exalted one Hebrew
Abbot
M
Father Hebrew
Abbott
M
Father Hebrew
Abel
M
Breath Hebrew
Abigail
F
My father rejoices Hebrew
Abilene
F
A plain Hebrew
Abraham
M
Father of a multitude Hebrew
Ace
M
Unity Latin
Ackerley
M
Dweller at the acre meadow Old English
Ackley
M
Dwells at the oak tree meadow Old English
Ada
F
Wealthy English
Adaline
F
Noble French
Adalson
M
Son of All English
Adam
M
Red Earth Hebrew
Adamson
M
Son of Adam English
Adda
F
Wealthy English
Addis
M
Son of Adam English
Addison
M
Son of Adam English
Addison
F
Son of Adam English
Addney
M
Lives on the noble's island English
Addy
M
Of the earth Hebrew
Adken
M
Oaken English
Adkins
M
Son of Aiken English
Adkyn
M
Oaken English
Adney
M
Lives on the noble's island English
Adny
M
Lives on the noble's island English
Adolfo
M
Noble wolf German
Adrian
M
Dark Latin
Adriana
F
Dark Italian
Adrienne
F
Dark Latin
Adrion
M
From Adria Greek
Adron
M
From Adria Greek
Aeker
M
From the oak tree English
Aekerley
M
From the oak tree meadow English
Aekerman
M
Man of oak English
Aekley
M
From the oak tree meadow English
Aeldra
M
Lives at the elder tree English
Agustin
M
Majestic Latin
Ahmad
M
To praise Arabic
Ahmed
M
Much praised Arabic
Aida
F
Helpful Latin
Aidan
M
Little fiery one Irish
Aiekin
M
Oaken English
Aiken
M
Oaken English
Aikin
M
Oaken English
Ain
M
Merciful Celtic
Ainsley
M
My own meadow Scottish
Ainslie
M
My own meadow Scottish
Ainsworth
M
From Ann's estate English
Aisford
M
Lives by the ash tree ford English
Aisley
M
Dwells at the ash tree grove Scottish
Aisley
F
Dwells at the ash tree grove Scottish
Aiston
M
From the ash tree town Scottish
Akker
M
From the oak tree English
Al
M
Handsome Irish
Alaina
F
Attractive Irish
Alan
M
Handsome Irish
Alanis
F
Precious German
Alarice
F
Rules all Unknown
Albern
M
Noble warrior German
Albert
M
Noble and bright German
Alberta
F
Noble and bright German
Alberteen
F
Noble French
Albertina
F
Noble French
Albertine
F
Noble French
Albertyna
F
Noble French
Albertyne
F
Noble French
Albin
M
White Latin
Alburn
M
Noble warrior German
Alburt
M
Noble or bright Old English
Alcott
M
From the old cottage English
Aldan
M
From the old manor English
Alden
M
Old and wise protector Old English
Alder
M
From the alder tree German
Aldis
M
From the old house German
Aldis
F
From the old house German
Aldo
M
Old or wise Italian
Aldora
F
Noble Unknown
Aldred
M
Wise counselor English
Aldric
M
Old or wise ruler English
Aldrich
M
Old or wise ruler English
Aldrik
M
Old or wise counselor English
Aldrin
M
Old and wise ruler English
Aldus
M
From the old house English
Aldys
F
From the old house English
Alec
M
Defender of mankind Scottish
Aleda
F
Winged Unknown
Alejandra
F
Defender of mankind Spanish
Alejandro
M
Defender of mankind Spanish
Aler
M
From the alder tree English
Aleta
F
Winged Greek
Alex
M
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexa
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexander
M
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexandra
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexandrea
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexandria
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexandrina
F
Defender of mankind Spanish
Alexi
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexia
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexina
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexine
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexis
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alexis
M
Defender of mankind Greek
Alfonso
M
Noble and eager Italian
Alford
M
From the old ford English
Alfred
M
Wise counselor Old English
Alfredo
M
Wise counselor Spanish
Alfrid
M
Wise counselor Old English
Alfrida
F
Wise counselor Old English
Ali
M
To ascend Arabic
Alice
F
Truthful Greek
Alicia
F
Truthful English
Alisanne
F
Truthful French
Alison
F
Truthful Old English
Alissa
F
Truthful Greek
Alisse
F
Truthful Greek
Alita
F
Winged Spanish
Allard
M
Brave English
Allaryce
F
Rules all Unknown
Allison
F
Truthful Old English
Allred
M
Wise or red haired man English
Allura
F
Divine counselor Unknown
Allyse
F
Truthful Old English
Allyson
F
Truthful Old English
Alma
F
Soul Latin
Almer
M
Noble or famous English
Almo
M
Noble or famous English
Alondra
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Alonzo
M
Eager for battle Spanish
Alson
M
Son of All English
Alston
M
From the noble's home English
Altha
F
Healer Greek
Altheda
F
Healer Greek
Althia
F
Healer Greek
Alton
M
From the old town Old English
Alura
F
Divine counselor Unknown
Alurea
F
Divine counselor Unknown
Alvaro
M
Elf army Spanish
Alvin
M
Noble friend German
Alvina
F
Noble and wise friend Old English
Alvis
M
All knowing Scandinavian
Alvyn
M
Noble friend German
Alwin
M
Noble friend German
Alwyn
M
Noble friend German
Alyse
F
Truthful Old English
Alyson
F
Truthful Old English
Alyssa
F
Truthful Greek
Alysse
F
Truthful Greek
Alyssia
F
Truthful Old English
Alyx
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Amalia
F
Industrious German
Amanda
F
Lovable, worthy to be loved Latin
Amari
F
Immortal Latin
Amber
F
A jewel Arabic
Amberlee
F
A jewel American
Amberly
F
A jewel American
Amberlyn
F
A jewel American
Amberlynn
F
A jewel American
Amelia
F
Industrious Latin
America
F
Home leader Italian
Ametta
F
Power of an eagle German
Amette
F
Power of an eagle German
Amia
F
Beloved French
Amie
F
Beloved French
Amir
M
Prince Arabic
Amity
F
Friendship Latin
Amorica
F
Ancient name for Britain Latin
Amory
M
Industrious leader German
Amos
M
Burden Hebrew
Amsden
M
From Ambrose's valley English
Amy
F
Beloved Latin
Anastasia
F
Resurrection Greek
Anda
F
Courageous Greek
Andee
F
Courageous American
Andena
F
Courageous Greek
Andi
F
Courageous American
Andie
F
Courageous American
Andre
M
Manly French
Andrea
F
Manly Greek
Andres
M
Manly Greek
Andrew
M
Manly Greek
Andrian
M
Manly Greek
Andric
M
Manly or brave Latin
Andriel
M
Manly or brave Latin
Andy
M
Manly Greek
Aneisha
F
Pure American
Anessa
F
Pure English
Angel
F
Messenger Latin
Angel
M
Messenger Latin
Angela
F
Messenger Latin
Angelica
F
Like an angel Greek
Angelina
F
Messenger of God English
Angelique
F
Messenger of God French
Angelo
M
Messenger Latin
Anisha
F
Pure American
Anissa
F
Pure English
Anita
F
Grace Spanish
Anna
F
Grace English
Annabeth
F
Gracious English
Annalee
F
Gracious English
Annamarie
F
Bitter grace English
Annason
F
Originally a Surname English
Anne
F
Gracious Hebrew
Annette
F
Gracious French
Annice
F
Pure English
Annis
F
Pure English
Annissa
F
Pure English
Anscom
M
Lives in the valley Unknown
Anscomb
M
Lives in the valley Unknown
Ansel
M
God's protection French
Ansell
M
God's protection French
Anselmo
M
Divine protection Spanish
Ansleigh
M
My own meadow English
Ansley
M
My own meadow English
Anson
M
Anne's son English
Anthony
M
Priceless, inestimable or praiseworthy Latin
Antoine
M
Priceless, inestimable or praiseworthy French
Antonio
M
Priceless, inestimable or praiseworthy Italian
Antony
M
Priceless, inestimable or praiseworthy Latin
Anyssa
F
Pure English
April
F
Second Latin
Aprille
F
Second Latin
Apryl
F
Second Latin
Archer
M
Bowman English
Archere
M
Bowman French
Archibald
M
Bold German
Archie
M
Bold German
Ardeen
F
Warm English
Ardel
F
Warm Latin
Ardel
M
From the hare's dell English
Ardelia
F
Warm Latin
Ardell
M
From the hare's dell English
Ardella
F
Warm Latin
Ardelle
F
Warm Latin
Arden
F
Lofty or eager Old English
Ardena
F
Lofty or eager Old English
Ardene
F
Lofty or Eager Old English
Ardine
F
Warm Old English
Ardley
M
From the home lover's meadow English
Ardyne
F
Warm Old English
Aria
F
Gentle music Greek
Arianne
F
The holy one Latin
Aric
M
Ruler of all Scandinavian
Arick
M
Ruler of all Scandinavian
Ariel
M
Lion of God Hebrew
Ariel
F
Lion of God Hebrew
Arik
M
Ruler of all Scandinavian
Ariyana
F
Holy Greek
Ariyanah
F
Holy Greek
Arla
F
Pledge Irish
Arlana
F
Pledge or oath Irish
Arleana
F
Pledge Irish
Arledge
M
Lives at the hare's lake English
Arleen
F
Pledge Irish
Arleena
F
Pledge Irish
Arleene
F
Pledge Irish
Arleigh
F
Meadow of the hare Old English
Arleigh
M
Meadow of the hare Old English
Arlena
F
Pledge Irish
Arlene
F
Pledge Irish
Arlenna
F
Pledge Irish
Arley
M
Meadow of the hares English
Arlie
M
From the hare's meadow English
Arlina
F
Pledge or oath Irish
Arlinda
F
Pledge or oath Irish
Arline
F
Pledge or oath Irish
Arlo
M
Fortified hill English
Arlyn
F
Pledge or oath Irish
Arlyne
F
Pledge or oath Irish
Armondo
M
Warrior Spanish
Armstrang
M
Strong armed English
Armstrong
M
Strong armed English
Arnatt
M
Little eagle English
Arndell
M
From the eagle's dell English
Arnel
M
Eagel strength English
Arnelle
F
Eagle ruler German
Arnet
M
Little eagle English
Arnett
M
Little eagle English
Arnett
F
Little eagle English
Arnold
M
Eagle ruler German
Arnott
M
Little eagle English
Arrick
M
Ruler of all Scandinavian
Art
M
Rock English
Arthur
M
Noble Irish
Artie
M
Noble Irish
Arturo
M
Noble Italian
Arvie
M
Friend of the people German
Arvin
M
Friend of the people German
Arvis
M
The people's friend German
Arvon
M
The people's friend German
Arwin
M
The people's friend English
Arwood
M
From the fir forest English
Arwyn
M
The people's friend English
Asa
M
Healer Hebrew
Ascot
M
Lives at the east cottage English
Ascott
M
Lives at the east cottage English
Ash
M
Ash tree English
Ashby
M
From the ash tree farm Scandinavian
Asher
M
Blessed Hebrew
Ashford
M
Lives in the ash tree ford English
Ashla
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashleah
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashlee
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashleen
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashleena
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashleigh
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashlen
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashley
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashley
M
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashlie
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashlin
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashlin
M
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashlinn
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashly
F
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashly
M
Meadow of ash trees Old English
Ashlyn
F
Ash tree pool English
Ashlynn
F
Ash tree pool English
Ashlynne
F
Ash tree pool English
Ashten
F
Ash tree enclosure Old English
Ashtin
M
Ash tree enclosure Old English
Ashton
M
Ash tree enclosure Old English
Ashton
F
Ash tree enclosure Old English
Ashtyn
F
Ash tree enclosure Old English
Ashwin
M
Spear friend English
Ashwyn
M
Spear friend English
Asia
F
Sunrise English
Aspen
F
A tree English
Astrid
F
Beautiful Goddess Old Norse
Athena
F
Skill or wisdom Greek
Atherton
M
Lives at the spring town English
Athilda
F
At the elder tree Unknown
Atilda
F
At the elder tree Unknown
Attkins
M
Son of Aiken English
Attmore
M
From the moor English
Attwell
M
Lives by the spring English
Atwater
M
From the water edge English
Atwell
M
Lives by the spring English
Atwood
M
Lives in the forest English
Atworth
M
Lives at the farmstead English
Aubree
F
Blond ruler French
Aubrey
F
Blond ruler French
Aubrey
M
Bearlike French
Aubriana
F
Blond ruler French
Aubrianne
F
Blond ruler French
Aubrie
F
Blond ruler French
Aubry
F
Blond ruler French
Aubry
M
Rules with elf wisdom German
Audel
M
Old friend Unknown
Auden
M
Old friend English
Audene
F
Nobility and strength Unknown
Audie
F
Noble strength Old English
Audie
M
Old friend English
Audley
M
Prosperous guardian or old friend English
Audra
F
Noble strength Old English
Audre
F
Noble strength Old English
Audrea
F
Noble strength Old English
Audreana
F
Noble strength Old English
Audreanna
F
Noble strength Old English
Audrey
F
Noble strength Old English
Audri
F
Noble strength Old English
Audria
F
Noble strength Old English
Audriana
F
Noble strength Old English
Audrianna
F
Noble strength Old English
Audric
M
Old or wise ruler English
Audrie
F
Noble strength Old English
Audrielle
F
Noble strength Old English
Audrina
F
Noble strength Old English
Audris
F
Noble strength Old English
August
M
Venerable Latin
Aundre
M
Noble wolf Unknown
Aura
F
Air Latin
Aurick
M
Noble leader German
Aurora
F
Dawn Latin
Austen
F
Venerable or majestic Latin
Austen
M
Venerable or majestic Latin
Austin
M
Majestic Latin
Austina
F
Majestic Latin
Austine
F
Majestic Latin
Austyn
M
Majestic Latin
Autumn
F
Mature Latin
Ava
F
Like a bird Latin
Avah
F
Like a bird Latin
Avalee
F
Hazelnut French
Avelina
F
Hazelnut French
Aveline
F
Hazelnut French
Avelyn
F
Hazelnut French
Averell
M
Wild boar English
Averil
M
Wild boar English
Averil
F
Second French
Averill
F
Second French
Averill
M
Wild boar English
Avery
M
Elf ruler English
Avery
F
Elf ruler English
Averyl
F
Second French
Avia
F
Bearer of good news Greek
Aviana
F
Bearer of good news Greek
Aviance
F
Bearer of good news Greek
Avianna
F
Bearer of good news Greek
Avis
F
Bird Latin
Avlynn
F
Hazelnut French
Avriel
F
Second French
Avril
F
Second French
Avrill
F
Second French
Avryl
F
Second French
Axel
M
Father of peace Scandinavian
Axton
M
Swordsman's stone English
Ayers
M
Heir to a fortune English
Aylmer
M
Noble English
Aylward
M
Noble protector English
Azura
F
Sky blue Arabic
Azure
F
Sky blue Arabic
Azurine
F
Sky blue Arabic

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