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
Mable
F
Lovable Latin
Mace
M
Weapon English
Maci
F
Weapon French
Macie
F
Weapon French
MacKenzie
F
Fair one or handsome Irish
MacKenzie
M
Fair one or handsome Irish
Macy
F
Weapon French
Maddie
F
Woman from Magdala English
Madeleine
F
From the high tower French
Madelena
F
From the high tower Greek
Madelene
F
From the high tower Greek
Madison
F
Mighty in battle English
Madison
M
Mighty in battle English
Madra
F
Mother Spanish
Madre
F
Mother Spanish
Mady
F
From the high tower English
Maggi
F
A pearl Greek
Maggie
F
A pearl Greek
Maggy
F
A pearl Greek
Maida
F
Maiden English
Maidel
F
Maiden English
Maidie
F
Maiden English
Maisie
F
Pearl Scottish
Maitane
F
Dearly loved Spanish
Maite
F
Dearly loved Spanish
Maitena
F
Dearly loved Spanish
Makayla
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Malachi
M
Messenger of God Hebrew
Malcolm
M
Servant Scottish
Malik
M
Master or sovereign Arabic
Malin
M
Little warrior English
Malinda
F
Blend of Melissa and Linda American
Mallory
F
Unfortunate or unlucky French
Malvin
M
Armored chief or ruler Irish
Malvyn
M
Armored chief or ruler Irish
Malyn
M
Little warrior Unknown
Mamie
F
Sea of bitterness English
Manda
F
Lovable Latin
Mandalyn
F
Lovable Latin
Mandi
F
Lovable Latin
Mandie
F
Lovable Latin
Mandy
F
Lovable Latin
Manfred
M
Man of peace or peaceful English
Manfrid
M
Man of peace or peaceful English
Manley
M
From the hero's meadow English
Manly
M
From the hero's meadow English
Mann
M
Hero English
Manning
M
Son of a hero English
Mansfield
M
From the field by the small river English
Manton
M
From the hero's town English
Manuel
M
God is with us Hebrew
Mara
F
Eternally beautiful Greek
Maralyn
F
Beautiful waterfall American
Marcia
F
Warlike Latin
Marco
M
Warlike Italian
Marcos
M
Warlike Spanish
Marcus
M
Warlike Latin
Marcy
F
Warlike English
Mardel
M
Surname used as a given name Unknown
Marden
M
From the valley with the pool Unknown
Mardon
M
From the valley with the pool Unknown
Maree
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness French
Mareesa
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Hebrew
Marek
M
Warlike Slavic
Margaret
F
Pearl Greek
Margerie
F
Pearl French
Maria
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Hebrew
Mariah
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Hebrew
Marianne
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness French
Marie
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness French
Mariel
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Dutch
Marigold
F
Mary's gold English
Marilyn
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Hebrew
Marilynn
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Hebrew
Marina
F
Sea maiden Latin
Mario
M
Of the sea or sailor Italian
Marisa
F
Of the sea Latin
Marise
F
Of the sea Latin
Marisol
F
Sunny sea Spanish
Marissa
F
Of the sea Latin
Marji
F
Pearl French
Marjo
F
Pearl French
Mark
M
Warlike Latin
Marla
F
From the high tower English
Marlaina
F
From the high tower Greek
Marlan
M
Falcon English
Marlana
F
From the high tower English
Marland
M
Lake land English
Marlayna
F
From the high tower German
Marlayne
F
From the high tower Greek
Marleen
F
From the high tower Greek
Marleena
F
From the high tower German
Marleene
F
From the high tower Greek
Marleigh
F
From the lake meadow English
Marleina
F
From the high tower Greek
Marlena
F
From the high tower German
Marlene
F
From the high tower Greek
Marlenne
F
From the high tower Greek
Marley
F
From the lake meadow English
Marley
M
From the lake meadow English
Marlin
M
Falcon English
Marlin
F
Falcon English
Marlina
F
From the high tower German
Marlinda
F
From the high tower German
Marline
F
From the high tower Greek
Marlisa
F
Bitter English
Marliss
F
Bitter English
Marlon
M
Falcon French
Marlow
M
From the hill by the lake English
Marlowe
M
From the hill by the lake English
Marlowe
F
Bitter English
Marly
M
From the lake meadow English
Marlyn
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Hebrew
Marlynn
F
Bitter or sea of bitterness Hebrew
Marlys
F
Bitter English
Marlyssa
F
Bitter English
Marquis
M
Nobleman French
Marschall
M
Steward French
Marsden
M
From the marsh valley English
Marsh
M
From the marsh English
Marsha
F
Warlike Latin
Marshal
M
Steward French
Marshall
M
Steward French
Marsten
M
Town near the marsh English
Marston
M
Town near the marsh English
Martha
F
Sorrow Arabic
Martin
M
Warlike Latin
Marty
M
War like Latin
Martyn
M
War like Latin
Marven
M
Lover of the sea English
Marvin
M
Lover of the sea English
Marvyn
M
Lover of the sea Irish
Marwin
M
Lover of the sea Irish
Marwood
M
From the lake forest English
Mary
F
Sea of bitterness Hebrew
Maryan
F
Sea of bitterness English
Maryann
F
Sea of bitterness English
Maryanna
F
Sea of bitterness English
Marybell
F
Sea of bitterness English
Maryjo
F
Sea of bitterness English
Marylin
F
Sea of bitterness English
Marylu
F
Sea of bitterness English
Marylyn
F
Sea of bitterness English
Marylynn
F
Sea of bitterness English
Maryon
F
Sea of bitterness English
Mateo
M
Gift of God Spanish
Mather
M
Powerful army English
Matherson
M
Son of Mather English
Mathew
M
Gift of God Hebrew
Matt
M
Gift from God Hebrew
Matthew
M
Gift from God Hebrew
Matthias
M
Gift from God Hebrew
Maurice
M
Dark skinned Latin
Mauricio
M
Dark skinned Spanish
Maverick
M
Unbranded American
Mavis
F
Joy French
Mavrick
M
Unbranded American
Max
M
By the great stream Scottish
Maxfield
M
Field belonging to Mack English
Maxie
F
The greatest Latin
Maximilian
M
The greatest Latin
Maximilian
M
The greatest Latin
Maximillian
M
The greatest Latin
Maximus
M
The greatest Latin
Maxine
F
The greatest Latin
Maxwell
M
Dweller by the spring Scottish
May
F
To increase Latin
Maya
F
Industrious Latin
Mayda
F
Maiden English
Mayde
F
Maiden English
Mayer
M
Headman or mayor English
Mayme
F
Sea of bitterness English
McKenna
F
Ascend Gaelic
Mead
M
From the meadow Old English
Meade
M
From the meadow Old English
Meadow
F
A clearing Old English
Medwin
M
Faithful friend English
Medwine
M
Faithful friend English
Medwyn
M
Faithful friend English
Megan
F
Pearl Irish
Mel
M
Friend English
Melanie
F
Dark skinned Greek
Melborn
M
From the mill stream English
Melbourne
M
From the mill stream English
Melburn
M
From the mill stream English
Melbyrne
M
From the mill stream English
Meldon
M
From the hillside mill English
Meldrick
M
From the powerful mill English
Meldrik
M
From the powerful mill English
Meldryk
M
From the powerful mill English
Melina
F
Canary yellow Latin
Melinda
F
Honey Greek
Melissa
F
A bee English
Melody
F
Melody or song Greek
Melva
F
Armored ruler Irish
Melvin
M
Council or protector Old English
Melvina
F
Handmaiden Irish
Melvon
M
Armored chief Irish
Melvyn
M
Armored chief Irish
Melynda
F
Honey Greek
Mercedes
F
Mercy or merciful Spanish
Mercer
F
Merchant English
Mercer
M
Merchant English
Mercia
F
Compassion English
Mercie
F
Compassion English
Mercilla
F
Compassion English
Mercina
F
Compassion Spanish
Mercy
F
Compassion English
Meredith
F
Protector of the sea Welsh
Meri
F
Cheerful or light hearted English
Meridel
F
Cheerful or light hearted English
Meriel
F
Shining sea Irish
Merlow
M
From the hill by the lake English
Merri
F
Cheerful or light hearted English
Merrie
F
Cheerful or light hearted English
Merril
M
Shining sea Irish
Merrilee
F
Cheerful or light hearted English
Merrill
M
Shining sea Irish
Merritt
M
Deserving Latin
Merry
F
Cheerful or light hearted English
Mertice
F
Famous Unknown
Mertise
F
Famous Unknown
Merton
M
From the town by the lake English
Mertysa
F
Famous Unknown
Mervin
M
Lover of the sea Irish
Mervyn
M
Lover of the sea Irish
Merwyn
M
Lover of the sea Irish
Mia
F
Wished for child Hebrew
Micaela
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Micah
M
Who is like God Hebrew
Michael
M
Who is like God Hebrew
Michaela
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Michelle
F
Who is like God French
Mick
M
Who is like God Irish
Mickey
M
Who is like God Irish
Miguel
M
Who is like God Spanish
Mika
F
Who is like God Russian
Mikaela
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Mikayla
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Mike
M
Who is like God Hebrew
Mikella
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Mikelle
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Mikki
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Mikko
F
Who is like God Scandinavian
Milburn
M
From the mill stream English
Milbyrne
M
From the mill stream English
Mildred
F
Gentle advisor Old English
Mildrid
F
Gentle advisor Old English
Mildryd
F
Gentle advisor Old English
Miles
M
Merciful German
Milford
M
From the mill by the ford English
Millard
M
One who grinds grain Latin
Millen
M
One who grinds grain English
Miller
M
One who grinds grain English
Milo
M
Merciful German
Milton
M
Settlement or town Old English
Milward
M
Keeper of the mill English
Mindie
F
Honey Greek
Mindy
F
Honey Greek
Mira
F
Admirable Latin
Miracle
F
An amazing wonder Latin
Miranda
F
To be admired Latin
Miriam
F
Sea of bitterness Hebrew
Misti
F
Foggy Old English
Mistie
F
Foggy Old English
Misty
F
Foggy Old English
Mitch
M
Who is like God Old English
Mitchell
M
Who is like God Old English
Mohammed
M
Praiseworthy Arabic
Molli
F
Bitter Irish
Mollie
F
Bitter Irish
Molly
F
Bitter Irish
Monica
F
Advisor Latin
Monique
F
Adviser French
Montana
F
Mountainous Spanish
Monte
M
From the wealthy man's mountain Old English
Montgomery
M
From the wealthy man's mountain Old English
Montie
M
From the wealthy man's mountain Old English
Monty
M
From the wealthy man's mountain English
Mordred
M
Painful Latin
More
M
From the moors English
Moreland
M
Marshland English
Moreley
M
Meadow by the moor English
Morgan
M
Sea warrior Scottish
Morgan
F
Bright Sea Welsh
Moriah
F
Jehovah is my teacher Hebrew
Morland
M
Wet land English
Morlee
M
Meadow by the moor English
Morly
M
Meadow by the moor English
Morrey
M
Dark skinned Latin
Morrie
M
Dark skinned Latin
Morris
M
Son of More Latin
Morrisey
M
Son of More English
Morse
M
Dark skinned English
Morton
M
From the farm near the moor Old English
Moses
M
Drawn out of the water Hebrew
Moss
M
Drawn out of the water English
Mya
F
Emerald Burmese
Mychaela
F
Who is like God Hebrew
Myla
F
Merciful English
Myleen
F
Dark Greek
Myles
M
Merciful German
Mylo
M
Merciful German
Myra
F
Sweet ointment Latin
Mystee
F
Foggy Old English
Mysti
F
Foggy Old English

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