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

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