Popular English names for girls and boys

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# Name Origin Meaning Gender
1 Aaric English Variant of Aric 'rule with mercy.'. M
2 Abbot English Abbey father. M

3 Abbott English Abbey father. M
4 Ace English Unity; a nickname given to one who excels; also an English surname meaning noble. M
5 Ackerley English Dweller at the acre meadow. M
6 Ackley English Dwells at the oak tree meadow. M
7 Acton English A town in the U.K. M
8 Ada English Wealthy. Also from the Old German Eda or Etta, meaning happy. Introduced from Germany in the late 18th century. Also a diminutive of Adela, Adelalde, or Adeline. F
9 Adair English Variant of Edgar: Fortunate and powerful. From the Old English name Eadgar, a compound of 'ead' meaning rich or happy, and 'gar' meaning spear. Famous bearer: 10th-century king Edgar of England; American author Edgar Allen Poe. M
10 Adalbeorht English Noble. F
11 Adalbrechta English Noble. F
12 Adalson English Son of All. M
13 Adam English Of the red earth. M

14 Adamson English Son of Adam. M
15 Adda English Wealthy. F
16 Addaneye English Lives on the noble's island. M
17 Addis English Son of Adam. M
18 Addison English Son of Adam. M
19 Addney English Lives on the noble's island. M
20 Addy English Ardent. M
21 Adia English Wealthy. F
22 Adken English Oaken. M
23 Adkins English Son of Aiken. M
24 Adkyn English Oaken. M
25 Adler English Eagle. M
26 Adney English Lives on the noble's island. M
27 Adny English Lives on the noble's island. M
28 Adrian English From the Latin Hadrianus meaning of Adria or of the Adriatic sea region. Pope Adrian IV was a 12 century British Pope who became popular in the 1980s when Sue Townsend published 'The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole'. M
29 Adrion English From Adria.: (Adriatic sea region.). M
30 Adron English From Adria.: (Adriatic sea region.). M
31 Aeccestane English Swordsman's stone. M
32 Aegelmaere English Infamous. M
33 Aegelweard English Noble protector. M
34 Aeker English From the oak tree. M
35 Aekerley English From the oak tree meadow. M
36 Aekerman English Man of oak. M
37 Aekley English From the oak tree meadow. M
38 Aeldra English Noble. F
39 Aeldra English Lives at the elder tree. M
40 Aelfdane English Danish elf. M
41 Aelfdene English From the elfin valley. M
42 Aelfraed English Elf counselor. F
43 Aelfraed English Sage. M
44 Aelfric English Elf ruler. M
45 Aelfthryth English An Old English name formed as a compound of aelf, meaning elf, and thryth, meaning strength. F
46 Aelfwine English Friend of the elves. F
47 Aenedleah English From the awe inspiring one's meadow. M
48 Aenescumb English Lives in the valley of the majestic one. M
49 Aerwyna English Friend of the sea. F
50 Aescby English From the ash tree farm. M
51 Aescford English Lives by the ash tree ford. M
52 Aescleah English Lives in the ash tree grove. M
53 Aesclin English Lives at the ash tree pool. M
54 Aesctun English From the ash tree farm. M
55 Aescwine English Spear friend. M
56 Aescwyn English Spear friend. M
57 Aesoburne English Lives near the ash tree brook. M
58 Aethelbeorht English Splendid. M
59 Aethelbeorn English Noble warrior. M
60 Aethelberht English Noble or bright. M
61 Aethelbert English Noble or bright. M
62 Aethelhard English Brave. M
63 Aethelind English An Old English name from an Old German name meaning noble snake. F
64 Aethelisdun English From the noble's hill. M
65 Aethelmaer English Noble or famous. M
66 Aethelmaere English Infamous. M
67 Aethelreda English Noble maiden. F
68 Aethelstun English From the elfs home. M
69 Aethelthryth English An Old English name from 'aethel' meaning noble and 'thryth' meaning strength. F
70 Aethelweard English Noble protector. M
71 Aethelwine English Friend of the elves. F
72 Aethelwyne English Friend of the elves. F
73 Aetheston English From the noble's hill. M
74 Aethretun English Lives at the spring farm. M
75 Afreda English Elf counselor. F
76 Aida English Wealthy. F
77 Aiekin English Oaken. M
78 Aiken English Oaken. M
79 Aikin English Oaken. M
80 Ailean English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Famous Bearer: U.S. actor Alan Alda. M
81 Ailin English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Famous Bearer: U.S. actor Alan Alda. M
82 Ailis English Variant of Alice: Of the nobility. From the German Adalheidis meaning nobility, and the French Adeliz which is a form of Adelaide. F
83 Ain English Merciful. M
84 Aindrea English Feminine form of Andrew: Brave; Manly. Famous Bearer: Prince Andrew. F
85 Ainsley English Derived from the Brittish Nottinghamshire place name of Annesley. From Ann's meadow. From the awe inspiring one's meadow. F
86 Ainsley English Derived from the Brittish Nottinghamshire place name of Annesley. From Ann's meadow. From the awe inspiring one's meadow. M
87 Ainslie English Derived from the Brittish Nottinghamshire place name of Annesley. From Ann's meadow. From the awe inspiring one's meadow. F
88 Ainslie English Derived from the Brittish Nottinghamshire place name of Annesley. From Ann's meadow. M
89 Ainsworth English From Ann's estate. M
90 Aisford English Lives by the ash tree ford. M
91 Aisley English From the ash tree grove. F
92 Aisley English Lives in the ash tree grove. M
93 Aiston English From the ash tree farm. M
94 Aiwyn English Variant of Alvin: Wise friend. From the Old English Aetheiwine, and also Aefwine, both meaning noble friend. Various forms of Alvin in use after the Norman Conquest became surnames, and also first names. M
95 Akker English From the oak tree. M
96 Al English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
97 Alain English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
98 Alan English Fair; handsome. Famous Bearer: U.S. actor Alan Alda. M
99 Aland English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
100 Alano English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
101 Alanson English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
102 Alao English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
103 Alarice English Rules all. Feminine of Alaric. F
104 Albany English From Albany (the city). M
105 Alberic English Variant of Aubrey: Rules with elf-wisdom. Introduced into Britain from France by Aubrey de Vere, a friend of William the Conquerer. De Vere's grandson became the Earl of Oxford. M
106 Albern English Noble warrior. M
107 Albert English Noble, bright. From the Old German name Adalbert. Famous bearers: Prince Albert was Queen Victoria's consort who gave enthusiastic support to the applications of science. Albert Einstein discovered the Theory of Relativity. M
108 Alberta English Feminine form of Albert from the Old German Adalbert meaning noble and bright. The Canadian province Alberta was named for Queen Victoria and prince Albert's daughter Princess Louise Alberta, who was married to a former Canadian Governor General. F
109 Alberteen English Noble. F
110 Albertina English Feminine form of Albert from the Old German Adalbert meaning noble and bright. Albert became popular in England after Queen Victoria married Prince Albert in 1840. Noble, bright. F
111 Albertine English Feminine form of Albert from the Old German Adalbert meaning noble and bright. Albert became popular in England after Queen Victoria married Prince Albert in 1840. F
112 Alberto English Variant of Albert: Old English for brilliant; bright. M
113 Albertyna English Noble. F
114 Albertyne English Noble. F
115 Albie English Variant of Albert: Old English for brilliant; bright. M
116 Albin English Variant of Albert: Old English for brilliant; bright; white. Alban and Albin are English surnames probably based on Spanish/Italian place name Alba. M
117 Albina English A feminine form of Albin, borne by a 3rd-century saint. The name was popular in Britain in the 17th and 18th centuries. F
118 Albrecht English Variant of Albert: Old English for brilliant; bright; white. Alban and Albin are English surnames probably based on Spanish/Italian place name Alba. M
119 Albreda English Introduced into Britain during the Norman Conquest, from an Old German name meaning elf counsel Was originally used for both sexes, but is now regarded as a feminine name. F
120 Alburn English Noble warrior. M
121 Alburt English Noble or bright. M
122 Alcott English From the old cottage. M
123 Aldan English From the old manor. M
124 Alden English Variant of Aldwyn: From the Old English Ealdwine meaning old friend. A common name in the Middle Ages. Also wise friend, or from the old manor. M
125 Alder English From the alder tree. M
126 Aldercy English Chief. F
127 Aldhelm English From the Old English Ealdhelm, meaning old helmet, common until the Norman Conquest, and revived in the 19th century. M
128 Aldis English From the old house. F
129 Aldis English From the old house. M
130 Aldn'd English Wise or red haired man. M
131 Aldo English Archaic. M
132 Aldora English Noble. F
133 Aldous English Variant of the German Aldo, an Old German name meaning old, or from the old house. Aldous has been common in Britain since the Middle Ages. Famous bearer: 2Oth century British novelist Aldous Huxley. M
134 Aldred English From the Old English Ealdraed, meaning old counsel. Aldred was common before the Norman Conquest, and revived in the 19th century. Wise or red haired man. M
135 Aldreda English Feminine form of Aldred: From the Old English Ealdraed, meaning old counsel. Aldred was common before the Norman Conquest, and revived in the 19th century. Wise or red haired man. F
136 Aldric English Wise ruler. M
137 Aldrich English Aged and wise ruler. M
138 Aldrik English Wise ruler. M
139 Aldrin English Old and wise ruler. M
140 Aldtun English From the old manor. M
141 Aldus English From the old house. M
142 Aldwin English From the Old English Ealdwine meaning old friend. A common name in the Middle Ages.Wise friend. M
143 Aldwine English Wise friend. M
144 Aldwyn English From the Old English Ealdwine meaning old friend. A common name in the Middle Ages.Wise friend. M
145 Aldys English From the old house. F
146 Alec English Originally a diminutive of Alexander, now frequently used as an independent name, Alec became very popular in the middle of the 20th century because of British actor Sir Alec Guinness. M
147 Aleda English Winged. F
148 Alen English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
149 Aler English From the alder tree. M
150 Aleta English Winged. F
151 Alex English Abbreviation of Alexander defender of mankind. M
152 Alexa English Helper, defender. variant of Alexander. F
153 Alexandra English Feminine of Alexander. Defender of mankind. F
154 Alexandrea English Feminine of Alexander. Defender of mankind. F
155 Alexandria English Feminine of Alexander. Defender of mankind. F
156 Alexandrina English Feminine form of Greek Alexander meaning defender of man, common in Britain since early 13th century. Queen Victoria's first name was Alexandrina. F
157 Alexi English Variant of Alexander. Helper, defender of man. F
158 Alexia English Variant of Alexander. Helper, defender of man. F
159 Alexina English Variant of Alexander. Helper, defender of man. F
160 Alexine English Helper; defender. Variant of Alexander. F
161 Alexis English Helper; defender. Variant of Alexander. F
162 Alfie English Diminutive of Alfred: Sage, wise. From the Old English Aelfraed, meaning elf counsel. Also from Ealdfrith or Alfrid, meaning old peace. Handsome. M
163 Alford English From the old ford. M
164 Alfred English Sage; wise; elvin. From the Old English Aelfraed, meaning elf counsel. Also from Ealdfrith or Alfrid, meaning old peace. Famous bearers: Alfred the Great was a 9th-century king, Alfred Lord Tennyson was a famous 19th-century poet. M
165 Alfreda English Variant of Elfreda: Elf strength, good counselor. From the Old English name Aelfthryth. Also a feminine form of Alfred, meaning sage, or wise, from the Old English Aelfraed, meaning elf counsel. Also from Ealdfrith or Alfrid, meaning old peace. F
166 Alfredo English Variant of Alfred: Sage; wise; elvin. M
167 Alfrid English Sage. M
168 Alfrida English Elf counselor. F
169 Algar English From the Old English name Aelfgar, meaning elf spear. Algar was common in the Middle Ages, and developed into the surname Elgar. M
170 Alger English Variant of Algar: From the Old English name Aelfgar, meaning elf spear.In the 1930s, American government official Alger Hiss was accused of spying for the USSR. M
171 Alhhard English Brave. M
172 Alhraed English Divine counselor. F
173 Alhric English Sacred ruler. M
174 Alhrick English Sacred ruler. M
175 Alhrik English Sacred ruler. M
176 Alice English Of the nobility. From the German Adalheidis meaning nobility, and the French Adeliz which is a form of Adelaide. Used in Britian since the 12th century; Alice became very popular in 1865 when Lewis Carrol's Alice in Wonderland was published. F
177 Aliceson English Son of All. M
178 Alida English Variant of Alice: Of the nobility. From the German Adalheidis meaning nobility, and the French Adeliz which is a form of Adelaide. F
179 Alin English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
180 Alisanne English Variant of Alice. F
181 Alison English Variant of Alice: Of the nobility. From the German Adalheidis meaning nobility, and the French Adeliz which is a form of Adelaide. F
182 Alison English Son of All. M
183 Alissa English Variant of Alice. F
184 Alisse English Variant of Alice. F
185 Alita English Winged. F
186 Alix English Variant of Alice: Of the nobility. From the German Adalheidis meaning nobility, and the French Adeliz which is a form of Adelaide. F
187 All English Diminutive of Alfred: Sage, wise. From the Old English Aelfraed, meaning elf counsel. Also from Ealdfrith or Alfrid, meaning old peace. Handsome. M
188 Allan English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
189 Allard English Brave. M
190 Allaryce English Rules all. Feminine of Alaric. F
191 Allayne English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
192 Allen English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
193 Alleyn English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
194 Alleyne English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
195 Allie English Diminutive of Alice: Of the nobility. From the German Adalheidis meaning nobility, and the French Adeliz which is a form of Adelaide. F
196 Allin English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
197 Allison English Variant of Alice: Of the nobility. From the German Adalheidis meaning nobility, and the French Adeliz which is a form of Adelaide. F
198 Allon English Variant of Alan: Fair; handsome. Also both a diminutive of Albert (noble, bright) and an abbreviation of names beginning with Al-. M
199 Allred English Wise or red haired man. M
200 Allura English Divine counselor. F