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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Cooper
M
A barrel maker or seller English
Chaz
M
A man English
Chick
M
A man English
Calvin
M
Bald French
Cade
M
Barrel English
Caden
M
Barrel English
Coopersmith
M
Barrel maker English
Cupere
M
Barrel maker English
Cedric
M
Battle chieftain Old English
Caster
M
Beaver Greek
Creed
M
Belief or guiding principle Latin
Cal
M
Bold English
Cayle
M
Bold Unknown
Casey
M
Brave Irish
Clayborne
M
Brook near the clay pit Old English
Claybourne
M
Brook near the clay pit Old English
Clayburn
M
Brook near the clay pit Old English
Chess
M
Camp of the soldiers Old English
Chet
M
Camp of the soldiers English
Carver
M
Carves wood or sculpts English
Colier
M
Charcoal merchant English
Collyer
M
Charcoal merchant English
Colyer
M
Charcoal merchant English
Christopher
M
Christ bearer Greek
Chance
M
Church official Old English
Chaunce
M
Church official English
Chaunceler
M
Church official English
Chauncey
M
Church official English
Chauncy
M
Church official English
Clarence
M
Clear or victorious Latin
Clark
M
Clergyman or cleric Old English
Clarke
M
Clergyman or cleric Old English
Clive
M
Cliff by the river Old English
Clyve
M
Cliff by the river Old English
Collier
M
Coal miner English
Colman
M
Coal miner English
Colten
M
Coal town Old English
Colton
M
Coal town Old English
Coltrane
M
Coal town English
Caldre
M
Cold brook French
Calder
M
Cold brook or rough waters Old English
Cord
M
Cordmaker English
Cordale
M
Cordmaker English
Corday
M
Cordmaker English
Cordell
M
Cordmaker French
Cort
M
Courtier or court attendant English
Cortland
M
Courtier or court attendant English
Court
M
Courtier or court attendant English
Courtney
M
Courtier or court attendant English
Calbert
M
Cowherd or cowboy English
Calvert
M
Cowherd or cowboy English
Cameron
M
Crooked nose Scottish
Crespin
M
Curly haired Latin
Crispin
M
Curly haired Latin
Codell
M
Cushion Old English
Codey
M
Cushion Old English
Codi
M
Cushion Old English
Codie
M
Cushion Old English
Cody
M
Cushion Old English
Colby
M
Dark or dark haired Old English
Coleman
M
Dark skinned or coal miner Old English
Colemann
M
Dark skinned or coal miner Old English
Cole
M
Darkly complexioned Old English
Carnell
M
Defender of the castle English
Colfre
M
Dove Unknown
Colver
M
Dove English
Colvyr
M
Dove English
Culver
M
Dove English
Cleve
M
Dweller by the cliff Old English
Cliff
M
Dweller by the cliff Old English
Craig
M
Dweller by the crag Scottish
Creighton
M
Dweller by the rocks English
Corey
M
Dweller near a hollow Irish
Correy
M
Dweller near a hollow Irish
Cory
M
Dweller near a hollow Irish
Conan
M
Exalted Irish
Connor
M
Exalted Irish
Caleb
M
Faithful dog Hebrew
Cleon
M
Famous Greek
Carl
M
Farmer German
Chris
M
Follower of Christ or anointed Greek
Christian
M
Follower of Christ or anointed Greek
Clifford
M
Ford near the cliff Old English
Clyford
M
Ford near the cliff Old English
Clintwood
M
Forest near the hill town Old English
Choncey
M
Fortune or a gamble English
Carleton
M
Free men's town Old English
Corwan
M
Friend of the heart English
Corwin
M
Friend of the heart English
Corwine
M
Friend of the heart English
Corwyn
M
Friend of the heart English
Charleston
M
From Charles's farm English
Charleton
M
From Charles's farm English
Charlton
M
From Charles's farm English
Courtenay
M
From Courtenay N France French
Claiborn
M
From the clay brook English
Claiborne
M
From the clay brook English
Caindale
M
From the clear river valley English
Cleavon
M
From the cliff land Old English
Cleveland
M
From the cliff land Old English
Clevon
M
From the cliff land Old English
Clifland
M
From the cliff land Old English
Clyfland
M
From the cliff land Old English
Caldwell
M
From the cold spring English
Courtland
M
From the court's land English
Cranston
M
From the crane estate English
Cranstun
M
From the crane estate English
Cranley
M
From the crane meadow English
Cranly
M
From the crane meadow English
Crandall
M
From the crane valley English
Crandell
M
From the crane valley English
Cromwell
M
From the crooked winding stream Old English
Crosleigh
M
From the cross meadow English
Crosley
M
From the cross meadow English
Crosly
M
From the cross meadow English
Crawford
M
From the crow's ford English
Coletun
M
From the dark town Old English
Croften
M
From the enclosed town Irish
Crofton
M
From the enclosed town Irish
Celdtun
M
From the farm by the spring English
Chilton
M
From the farm by the spring English
Clinttun
M
From the headland estate Old English
Cartland
M
From the land between the streams English
Corrick
M
From the ravine Irish
Chatham
M
From the soldier's land Unknown
Carlisle
M
From the walled City English
Carlyle
M
From the walled City English
Cadby
M
From the warrior's settlement English
Crompton
M
From the winding farm Old English
Camden
M
From the winding valley Scottish
Caine
M
Gatherer Hebrew
Cesar
M
Hairy Latin
Cullen
M
Handsome Irish
Corky
M
Hill or hollow English
Corley
M
Hill or hollow English
Coltere
M
Horse herdsman English
Chace
M
Huntsman French
Chas
M
Huntsman French
Chase
M
Huntsman French
Chasen
M
Huntsman French
Chayce
M
Huntsman French
Claud
M
Lame Latin
Claude
M
Lame Latin
Claudio
M
Lame Italian
Claudius
M
Lame German
Covell
M
Lives at the cave slope Unknown
Covyll
M
Lives at the cave slope Unknown
Churchill
M
Lives at the church hill English
Cinwell
M
Lives at the king's spring English
Carswell
M
Lives at the watercress spring Old English
Cyrus
M
Lord Greek
Chandler
M
Maker of candles Old English
Cutler
M
Makes knives English
Carlos
M
Manly Spanish
Charles
M
Manly English
Charley
M
Manly English
Charlie
M
Manly English
Charly
M
Manly English
Carson
M
Marsh or mossy place Scottish
Cy
M
Master or lord Greek
Cyril
M
Master or Lord Greek
Cyrill
M
Master or Lord Greek
Chapman
M
Merchant English
Coburn
M
Place name English
Carrington
M
Place name and surname English
Curt
M
Polite or courteous French
Curtis
M
Polite or courteous French
Curtiss
M
Polite or courteous French
Corben
M
Raven Latin
Corbett
M
Raven Latin
Corbin
M
Raven Latin
Corby
M
Raven Latin
Corbyn
M
Raven Latin
Corvin
M
Raven haired English
Chancellor
M
Record keeper English
Chancey
M
Record keeper English
Colbert
M
Renowned seafarer English
Chester
M
Rocky fortress Old English
Cheston
M
Rocky fortress Old English
Cabe
M
Ropemaker English
Cable
M
Ropemaker English
Colvert
M
Seaman English
Culbart
M
Seaman English
Culbert
M
Seaman English
Clay
M
Settlement by the clay pit Old English
Clayton
M
Settlement by the clay pit Old English
Clint
M
Settlement near the headland Old English
Clinton
M
Settlement near the headland Old English
Carlson
M
Settlement of free men Old English
Carlton
M
Settlement of free men Old English
Calbex
M
Shepherd Unknown
Calvex
M
Shepherd Unknown
Cramer
M
Shopkeeper German
Cale
M
Slender or thin Irish
Charleson
M
Son of Charles English
Colis
M
Son of the dark man English
Collis
M
Son of the dark man English
Colys
M
Son of the dark man English
Chuck
M
Strong and manly English
Cony
M
Strong willed or wise English
Coby
M
Supplanter Hebrew
Croydon
M
Surname and place name English
Coley
M
Swarthy English
Cliffton
M
Town near the cliff Old English
Clifton
M
Town near the cliff Old English
Cliftun
M
Town near the cliff Old English
Clyffton
M
Town near the cliff Old English
Clyftun
M
Town near the cliff Old English
Carter
M
Transportor of goods with a cart Old English
Cartere
M
Transportor of goods with a cart English
Colan
M
Victory of the people Greek
Colin
M
Victory of the people Greek
Collin
M
Victory of the people Greek
Collins
M
Victory of the people Greek
Colson
M
Victory of the people English
Colyn
M
Victory of the people Greek
Carvel
M
Village on the marsh French
Carvell
M
Village on the marsh French
Cadda
M
Warring Welsh
Chad
M
Warrior Old English
Chann
M
Wise English
Channe
M
Wise English
Channing
M
Wise English
Channon
M
Wise English
Colt
M
Young horse or frisky English
Colter
M
Young horse or frisky English
Coulter
M
Young horse or frisky English

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