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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Wacian
M
Alert French
Wade
M
River ford Old English
Wadley
M
From Wade's meadow Old English
Wain
M
Craftsman English
Wait
M
Guard English
Waite
M
Guard English
Wake
M
Alert English
Walby
M
From the Welshman's dwellings English
Walcot
M
From the Welshman's cottage English
Walcott
M
From the Welshman's cottage English
Walden
M
Wooded valley English
Waldo
M
God's power German
Waldon
M
From the Welshman's hill English
Waldron
M
From the Welshman's hill English
Waleis
F
From Wales English
Walford
M
From the Welshman's ford English
Walker
M
To roll Old English
Wallace
M
From Wales English
Wallace
F
From Wales English
Waller
M
Army ruler German
Wallis
M
From Wales English
Wallis
F
From Wales English
Walsh
M
From Wales English
Walter
M
Army ruler German
Walton
M
From the Welshman's farm English
Wanetta
F
Pale English
Wann
F
Pale English
Wanrrick
M
Fortress Unknown
Ward
M
Watchman Old English
Warde
M
Watchman Old English
Wardell
M
Watchman Old English
Warden
M
Watchman Old English
Wardley
M
From the guardian's meadow English
Ware
M
Cautious Old English
Warley
M
From the weir meadow English
Warner
M
Armed defender German
Warren
M
A game preserve French
Warrick
M
From the town by the weir English
Warton
M
From the town by the weir English
Wartun
M
From the town by the weir English
Washington
M
From the town by the water English
Wat
M
Hurdle Unknown
Watson
M
Son of Walter English
Watt
M
Hurdle Unknown
Wayde
M
Road English
Waydell
M
From the road by the meadow English
Waylan
M
From the land by the road English
Wayland
M
From the land by the road English
Waylin
M
From the land by the road English
Waylon
M
From the land by the road English
Wayne
M
Wagon Old English
Webster
M
Weaver English
Welby
M
From the spring by the farm German
Welch
M
From Wales English
Welcome
F
Welcomed English
Weldon
M
From the spring hill English
Welles
M
Lives by the spring English
Wells
M
Lives by the spring English
Welsh
M
From Wales English
Welsie
F
From the west English
Welss
F
From the west English
Welton
M
From the spring farm English
Wenda
F
Light skinned Welsh
Wendale
M
Traveler German
Wendall
M
Traveler or wanderer German
Wendell
M
Traveler or wanderer German
Wendi
F
Light skinned Welsh
Wendy
F
Light skinned Welsh
Wes
M
West meadow Old English
Weslee
F
Western meadow Old English
Wesley
M
A clearing in the west Old English
Weslia
F
Western meadow English
Wessley
M
West meadow English
West
M
West English
Westcot
M
From the west cottage English
Westcott
M
From the west cottage English
Westen
M
West town English
Westin
M
West town English
Westley
M
From the west meadow English
Weston
M
Town facing west Old English
Westun
M
From the west English
Weyland
M
From the land by the road English
Wheeler
M
Wheel maker English
Whistler
M
Piper English
Whitby
M
From the white farm Old English
Whitley
F
White meadow Old English
Whitney
F
White island Old English
Whitney
M
From the white haired man's estate Old English
Whittaker
M
From the white field English
Wiatt
M
Guide English
Wichell
M
From the bend in the road English
Wilber
M
Resolute English
Wilbert
M
Resolute German
Wilbur
M
Walled stronghold Old English
Wilburn
M
Resolute English
Wilburt
M
Resolute German
Wildon
M
From the wooded hill English
Wiley
M
Well watered meadow English
Wilford
M
Willow tree ford English
Wilfred
M
Resolute protector German
Wilfredo
M
Resolute protector Spanish
Will
M
Resolute protector English
Willa
F
Resolute protector German
Willard
M
Resolute protector German
William
M
Resolute protector German
Willie
M
Resolute protector German
Willis
M
Son of William German
Willow
F
Graceful or slender English
Willy
M
Son of William German
Wilmer
M
Resolute or famous German
Wilson
M
Son of William English
Wilton
M
From the farm by the spring English
Win
M
Friendly English
Wincel
M
From the bend in the road Old English
Windell
M
Traveler or wanderer English
Windsor
M
From the bend in the river English
Winn
M
Friendly English
Winslow
M
Friend's hill English
Winslowe
M
Friend's hill English
Winsor
M
From the bend in the river English
Winston
M
From the friendly town Old English
Winter
M
Born in the winter Old English
Winton
M
From the friendly town English
Winward
M
From the friends forest English
Winwood
M
From the friends forest English
Witt
M
Wise English
Witta
M
Wise Unknown
Wolcott
M
Cottage in the woods English
Wolf
M
Wolf English
Wolfe
M
Wolf English
Woodrow
M
Passage in the wood Old English
Woodruff
M
Forester English
Woodward
M
Forester English
Woolcott
M
Cottage in the woods English
Woolsey
M
Victorious wolf English
Worcester
M
From the alder forest army camp English
Worden
M
Defender or guard English
Wordsworth
M
Wolf guardian farm English
Worrell
M
From the true man's manor English
Worth
M
From the farm English
Worton
M
From the farm town English
Wray
M
Dweller by the nook English
Wulf
M
Wolf English
Wyatt
M
To lead English
WycIyf
M
From the white cliff English
Wycliff
M
From the white cliff English
Wylie
M
Charming English
Wyman
M
Warrior English
Wymer
M
Famous in battle English
Wyndell
M
Friend English
Wyne
M
Friend English
Wynn
M
Friend English
Wynne
F
Fair or white Old English
Wynston
M
From friend's farm English

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