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

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