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
FAV
Lace
F
Cheerful Latin
Lacee
F
Cheerful Latin
Lacene
F
Cheerful French
Lacey
F
Cheerful Latin
Lach
M
Lives near water Scottish
Lache
M
Lives near water Scottish
Laci
F
Cheerful Latin
Laciann
F
Cheerful Latin
Lacie
F
Cheerful Latin
Lacina
F
Cheerful Spanish
Lacy
F
Cheerful Latin
Lacyann
F
Cheerful English
Lad
M
Attendant English
Ladbroc
M
Lives by the path by the brook Unknown
Ladd
M
Attendant English
Ladde
M
Attendant English
Laina
F
Light French
Laine
F
Light French
Laine
M
From the long meadow Old English
Lakeisha
F
Joyful or happy American
Lakesha
F
Joyful or happy American
Lakeshia
F
Joyful or happy American
Lakiesha
F
Joyful or happy American
Lakisha
F
Joyful or happy American
Lamar
M
Of the sea French
Lana
F
Attractive Irish
Lance
M
Attendent German
Lander
M
From the grassy plain English
Landon
M
Open grassy meadow Old English
Lane
M
A narrow country road Old English
Lane
F
A narrow country road Old English
Lanette
F
Attractive American
Laney
F
A narrow country road Old English
Langdon
M
From the long hill English
Langford
M
Lives near the long ford English
Langley
M
From the long meadow Old English
Langston
M
From the long enclosure English
Lanice
F
Attractive Unknown
Lanie
F
A narrow country road Old English
Lanna
F
Attractive Irish
Lanston
M
From the long town English
Laquisha
F
Joyful or happy American
Laraine
F
Sorrowful Latin
Lareina
F
Sorrowful Latin
Larena
F
Sorrowful Latin
Lark
F
Skylark English
Larke
F
Skylark English
Larnell
M
Blend of names Larry and Darnell American
Larraine
F
Sorrowful Latin
Larry
M
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lassie
F
Girl Irish
Latasha
F
Birthday American
Lateisha
F
Joyful or happy American
Latesha
F
Joyful or happy American
Lathrop
M
Farmstead with the barn English
Laticia
F
Joyful or happy American
Latimer
M
Interpreter English
Latisha
F
Joyful or happy American
Launder
M
From the grassy plain Unknown
Laura
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lauraine
F
Sorrowful Latin
Laural
F
Laurel tree Latin
Lauralee
F
Laurel tree Latin
Lauralyn
F
Laurel tree Latin
Laureano
M
From the place of laurel trees Italian
Laureen
F
Laurel tree Latin
Laurel
F
Laurel tree Latin
Laurelle
F
Laurel tree Latin
Lauren
F
Crowned with laurels English
Laurena
F
Crowned with laurels English
Laurence
M
Crowned with laurels Latin
Laurene
F
Crowned with laurels English
Laurenne
F
From Laurentum Latin
Laurentia
F
From Laurentium Latin
Lauretta
F
Laurel tree Latin
Laurian
M
From the place of laurel trees Latin
Lauriano
M
From the place of laurel trees Italian
Laurie
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lauriel
F
Laurel tree Latin
Lauryn
F
Crowned with laurels English
Law
M
From the hill English
Lawe
M
From the hill English
Lawford
M
From the ford at the hill English
Lawley
M
From the hill meadow English
Lawly
M
From the hill meadow English
Lawrence
M
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lawson
M
Son of Law or Lawrence English
Lawton
M
From the hillside farm English
Laycie
F
Cheerful Latin
Layla
F
Wine Arabic
Layne
M
A narrow country road Old English
Layton
M
From the meadow farm English
Lea
F
Tired or weary Hebrew
Leah
F
Tired or weary Hebrew
Leal
M
Faithful or loyal French
Leana
F
Meadow Old English
Leander
M
Lion man or brave as a lion Greek
Leann
F
Meadow Old English
Leanna
F
Meadow Old English
Leanne
F
Meadow Old English
Lear
M
Shakespearian king English
Lecia
F
Fortunate Latin
Lee
F
Dweller near the wood or clearing Old English
Lee
M
Dweller near the wood or clearing Old English
Leeann
F
Light Irish
Leeanne
F
Light Irish
Leeland
M
From the meadow land Old English
Leia
F
Tired or weary Hebrew
Leianna
F
Light Irish
Leigh
F
Dweller near the wood or clearing Old English
Leigh
M
Dweller near the wood or clearing Old English
Leighton
M
From the meadow farm Old English
Leland
M
From the meadow land Old English
Lele
M
Loyal Unknown
Leman
M
From the valley Unknown
Len
M
Brave as a lion German
Lena
F
Sun ray Greek
Lendall
M
From the linden tree dell English
Lendell
M
From the linden tree dell English
Lenn
M
Brave as a lion German
Lennell
M
Brave as a lion German
Lennie
M
Brave as a lion German
Lennox
M
With many elm trees Scottish
Lenny
M
Brave as a lion German
Lenora
F
Shining light Greek
Leo
M
Lion Latin
Leoma
F
Bright Unknown
Leon
M
Brave as a lion German
Leonard
M
Brave as a lion German
Leonardo
M
Brave as a lion Italian/Spanish
Leonora
F
Light Greek
Leopold
M
Brave people German
Leroy
M
The king French
Leslie
F
From the gray fortress Scottish
Lester
M
Fortified place Latin
Leticia
F
Joyful happy or glad Latin
Letitia
F
Joyful happy or glad Latin
Levene
F
Flash of lightning Latin
Levi
M
Joined or united Hebrew
Levina
F
Flash of lightning Latin
Levyna
F
Flash of lightning Latin
Lew
M
Shelter English
Lewis
M
Famous or renowned fighter English
Lex
M
Defender of mankind English
Lexandra
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Lexann
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Lexi
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Lexie
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Ley
F
Meadow English
Leyman
M
From the valley Unknown
Liam
M
Resolute protector Irish
Liana
F
To bind or twine around French
Liane
F
Youthful English
Lianna
F
Youthful English
Libby
F
Consecrated to God Hebrew
Liberty
F
Free Latin
Licia
F
Truthful Greek
Lila
F
Night Arabic
Lilah
F
Night Arabic
Lilian
F
Lily Latin
Lilibet
F
Blend of Lily and Elizabeth English
Lilibeth
F
Blend of Lily and Elizabeth English
Lillian
F
Lily Latin
Lillie
F
Lily Latin
Lilly
F
Lily Latin
Lily
F
Lily Latin
Lilybell
F
Blend of Lily and Elizabeth English
Lilybeth
F
Blend of Lily and Elizabeth English
Lin
F
Waterfall English
Lin
M
Lives by the linden tree hill English
Lina
F
Light Greek
Lincoln
M
Settlement by the pool Old English
Lind
M
Lives by the linden tree hill Old English
Linda
F
Tender beauty Spanish
Linddun
M
Lives by the linden tree hill English
Lindel
M
Valley of the linden trees English
Lindell
M
Valley of the linden trees English
Linden
F
Lives by the linden tree hill English
Lindi
F
Tender beauty Spanish
Lindley
M
From the linden tree meadow English
Lindly
M
From the linden tree meadow English
Lindsay
F
Island of linden trees Old English
Lindsey
F
Island of linden trees Old English
Lindy
F
Tender beauty Spanish
Line
M
From the bank English
Linford
M
From the linden tree ford English
Linley
M
From the flax field English
Linly
M
From the flax field English
Linne
F
Waterfall English
Linnette
F
Bird French
Linsey
F
Island of linden trees Old English
Linton
M
From the flax enclosure English
Lintun
M
From the flax enclosure English
Linwood
M
From the linden tree dell English
Lion
M
Lion Latin
Lionel
M
Young lion French
Lionell
M
Young lion French
Liora
F
Light Hebrew
Lisa
F
Consecrated to God Hebrew
Lisabet
F
Consecrated to God Hebrew
Lisabeth
F
Consecrated to God Hebrew
Lisandra
F
Defender of mankind Greek
Lisbet
F
Consecrated to God Hebrew
Lisha
F
Fortunate Latin
Lissa
F
Honey bee Greek
Litton
M
From the hillside town English
Livia
F
Crown Hebrew
Livingston
M
Leif's town Old English
Liz
F
Consecrated to God English
Liza
F
Consecrated to God American
Lizabeth
F
Consecrated to God American
Lizandra
F
Modern blend of Liz and Alexandra American
Lizann
F
Modern blend of Liz and Ann American
Lizbet
F
Consecrated to God English
Lizbeth
F
Consecrated to God English
Lizette
F
Consecrated to God English
Loc
M
Lives by the stronghold English
Locke
M
Lives by the stronghold English
Lockwood
M
From the enclosed wood English
Lodema
F
Guide Unknown
Lodima
F
Guide Unknown
Lodyma
F
Guide Unknown
Logan
F
Dweller in a little hollow Irish
Logan
M
Dweller in a little hollow Irish
Lona
F
Solitary Latin
London
F
Fortress Old English
Lonell
M
Young lion English
Loni
F
Solitary Latin
Lonna
F
Solitary Latin
Lonnell
M
Young lion English
Lonnie
M
Ready for battle German
Lonnie
F
Solitary Latin
Lonyn
F
From Laurentum Latin
Lora
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Loran
M
Crowned with laurels American
Lorance
M
Crowned with laurels American
Loreen
F
Crowned with laurels English
Loreene
F
Crowned with laurels English
Loren
F
Crowned with laurels American
Loren
M
Crowned with laurels American
Lorena
F
Crowned with laurels American
Lorence
M
Crowned with laurels American
Lorene
F
Crowned with laurels English
Lorenia
F
Crowned with laurels English
Lorenna
F
Crowned with laurels English
Lorenza
F
Crowned with laurels Italian
Lorenzo
M
Crowned with laurels Italian
Loreta
F
Crowned with laurels English
Loretta
F
Crowned with laurels English
Lorette
F
Crowned with laurels English
Lori
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Loria
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lorian
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Loriana
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Loriann
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lorianne
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Loriel
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lorilee
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lorilynn
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lorimar
M
Saddle maker Latin
Lorimer
M
Saddle maker Latin
Lorin
M
Crowned with laurels American
Lorinda
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Loris
F
Pale Greek
Lorna
F
Crowned with laurels Latin
Lorraine
F
From Lorraine French
Lorren
F
Crowned with laurels American
Lorren
M
Crowned with laurels American
Lorrin
F
Crowned with laurels American
Lorrina
F
Crowned with laurels American
Loryn
F
Crowned with laurels American
Louella
F
Famous elf English
Louis
M
Famous warrior German
Lourdes
F
Craggy slope French
Lov
F
Affection Old English
Love
F
Affection Latin
Lovell
M
Dearly loved English
Lowell
M
Dearly loved English
Loyal
M
Faithful English
Lucas
M
Bringer of light Latin
Luci
F
Bringer of light Latin
Lucia
F
Bringer of light Italian
Lucius
M
Bringer of light Latin
Lucky
M
Fortunate American
Lucy
F
Bringer of light Latin
Ludlow
M
From the prince's hill English
Luell
F
Famous elf English
Luella
F
Famous elf English
Luis
M
Famous warrior Spanish
Luke
M
Bringer of light Latin
Lulu
F
Comforting English
Luvena
F
Little beloved one Latin
Luvina
F
Little beloved one Latin
Lydell
M
From the open dell English
Lydia
F
Woman from Lydia Greek
Lyla
F
From the island French
Lyn
F
Waterfall English
Lynd
M
Lives by the linden tree English
Lynda
F
Pretty American
Lyndall
F
Pretty American
Lyndee
F
Pretty American
Lyndi
F
Pretty American
Lyndon
M
Lives by the linden tree hill Old English
Lyndsay
F
Island of linden trees Old English
Lyndsey
F
Island of linden trees Old English
Lyndsie
F
Island of linden trees Old English
Lynelle
F
Pretty Welsh
Lynessa
F
Pretty Welsh
Lynette
F
Idol Welsh
Lynley
F
Meadow by the waterfall Scottish
Lynn
F
Waterfall English
Lynna
F
Waterfall English
Lynne
F
Waterfall English
Lynne
M
Waterfall English
Lynnet
F
Idol Welsh
Lynnette
F
Idol Welsh
Lynsey
F
Island of linden trees American
Lynzee
F
Island of linden trees American
Lynzie
F
Island of linden trees American
Lyric
F
Expression of emotion Greek
Lyssa
F
Honey Greek
Lyvia
F
Life Latin
Lyza
F
Consecrated to God American
Lyzbeth
F
Consecrated to God American

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