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Popular boy names in Great Britain

#Name Meaning
1 AngelAngel
2 AishaLife, she lives.
3 AyakaColor, Flower, Petal
4 AmyDearly loved; Beloved. From the Old French Amee, which derives from the Latin amatus meaning loved. In common use after publication of American Louisa May Alcott's 'Little Women'.
5 Harryruler King
6 ZaynBeautiful
7 JohnJohn is a given name used for boys in the English language but it originated from a latin form of The Greek name "Ioannes and Iohannes". At first, it was known as Hellenized Jews then transfered to Hebrew name Yohanan meaning "Graced by God" or Yehohanan meaning "God is Gracious".
8 Liamwith the will as strong as a helmet
9 MatthewGift of the Lord
10 Louisglorious war hero
11 Kanecombatant
12 DylanSon of the wave, born near the sea, influence. Famous bearers: Welsh poet Dylan Thomas, American folk singer Bob Dylan.
13 KevinKevin is a male name of Gealic/Irish origin. On of the earliest people who carried the name was Saint Kevin, although it is not a biblical name.Kevin in Irish is: Caoimhghín. Caoimhghín comes from the Irish caomh which means: "kind, honest, handsome".
14 ChristopherChristopher is an English given name for men. It changed from a Greek name "Christophoros", which means "bearing Christ" or "Christ-bearer". It is a combination of 2 Greek words: Christos (Christ) and phero (to bear, to carry).
15 CielFrom Heaven, Heavenly
16 JamesJames is an English language name for boys. It came from the Old French variation of the late Latin name 'Iacomus'. In Hebrew it is Yaʻaqov (Jacob) meaning supplanter. James is a common name in many countries like the United States, Northern Ireland, Australia, Wales, England, etc.
17 Paulsmall or modest
18 Leelion, hard
19 Jamiehe heel grip
20 Georgeeditor of the Earth
21 MichaelThe name Michael is usually used for males and can be changed to Michèle, Michelle, Michaela, Mechelle, Micheline, and Michaelle for female or even Mychal for either male or female. Michael is a Hebrew name meaning "Who is like God?". In English, it is shortened as Mike, Mikey, Mickey or Mick.
22 Alanrock
23 RobertRobert is a masculine given name and surname. It is a Germanic name, from Old High German Hrodebert which means "bright with glory". Hruod means "fame, glory". Berht means "bright".
24 ThomasThomas is a male given name. It was formed from a Greek word of the Aramaic name "Ta'oma'" meaning "twin". After Saint Thomas Becket, it became popular in England. This name also has some female versions such as Thomasina, Tamsyn, Tamsin, Tasmina, Tasmino, Thomaida/Thomais, or Tammy.
25 OliverEleven
26 SeanYahweh is gracious
27 Robinbeautifully by fame
28 CallumPigeon
29 NeilVariant of Neill: Champion.
30 Jasonto heal. Jason is a character of Greek mythology
31 AlexanderGuardian
32 DouglasFrom the Gaelic 'dubhglas' meaning dark water, dark stream, or from the dark river. The Scottish Douglas clan had two historical branches: (Black Douglases and Red Douglases.) The lords of these clans figure in Sir Walter Scott's novels.
33 DavidDavid is a both used as a male given name and a surname, and is mostly a given name in English and French Hebrew origin. The name was derived from the Hebrew name "Dawid", which means "Darling" or "Beloved". David is often shortened to "Dave/Davey/Davie/Davy". David was the second and greatest of the kings of Israel in the 10th century BC.
34 GrahamThis Scottish surname is a variant of the Lincolnshire place name Grantham, meaning Grant's homestead, and is also a common given name. Famous bearer: British writer Graham Greene.
35 HardinFrom the hare's valley.
36 RyanKingly. Famous Bearer: American actor Ryan O'Neal.
37 JonathanGift from God
38 Brianhigh
39 MarkMark is popularly used as a male given name in English language or many European countries. Originally, it was from old Latin "Mart-kos" meaning "consecrated to the god Mars", "God of war" or "to be warlike". This name Mark is formed from Marcus. The author of the second Gospel in the New Testament was Saint Mark, He is the patron saint of Venice.
40 Williamwith the will as strong as a helmet
41 Damianrestrain
42 AllenRock
43 IanYahweh is gracious
44 RossPromontory. From the peninsula. A Scottish place name and surname.
45 RoyKing; regal.
46 Edwardwealth, guardian of the property
47 DeanFrom a surname derived from the Old English 'denu', meaning valley. Famous bearers: American actor and singer Dean Martin, American statesman Dean Acheson.
48 StephenStephen is a male name. It comes from the Greek name "Stephanos or Stéfanos" meaning "wreath, crown, honour, reward"
49 StevenVariant of Stephen 'Crown; wreath.'.
50 StuartSteward. Stuart and Stewart are clan names of the royal house of Scotland; Stuart is the family name of many kings of England. Surname.
51 AaronLofty; exalted; high mountain. Biblically, Aaron was Moses' older brother (and keeper by God's command). He was first high priest of the Israelites, remembered for the miraculous blossoming of his staff or rod.
52 Lukefrom Lucania, light
53 JoshuaYahweh is salvation
54 WilburFrom the strong fortress 'Willful; bright.'.
55 CraigDwells at the crag. From the Celtic word meaning rock or crag.
56 BuchananFrom the cannon's seat.
57 MartinServant Of Mars, God Of War
58 HowardSheep
59 Escanorknight slain by gawain
60 ArthurFrom the Roman clan name Artorius, meaning noble, courageous. Famous bearer: Legendary sixth century King Arthur of Britain and his Round Table of knights. This legend dates to the early 9th century.
61 TimothyOne who honors God. The biblical Timothy was the young Christian to whom Paul wrote. 'Let no man look down on your youth.'.
62 EthanStrong. Constancy. Famous bearer: Ethan Allen, soldier in the American War of Independence.
63 Geraldruler with the iron spear
64 Zainbeauty
65 ShrekInvented Name
66 MaximilianLittle
67 KieranLittle
68 RussellLittle
69 Felixhappy
70 AndrewManly; brave. In the Bible the first of the twelve apostles chosen was Andrew. The name comes from the Greek word andros, which means "strong, manly and courageous." Andrew is patron saint of Scotland and Russia. See also Jedrick and Kendrick.
71 SamDiminutive of Samson: Sun child; bright sun.
72 Haroldruler King
73 RhydianUnknown
74 VerneSurname related to Vernon 'alder tree grove.' Also used as abbreviations of Vernon or Lavern.
75 AnthonyAnthony(or Antony) is a given name for men. It originates from a Roman family name 'Antonius'. Its full name is Marcus Antonius means Mark Antony in English. The name appears in many countries in different forms like Antoine in French, Antonio in Spanish and Italian, António or Antônio in Portuguese, Anton in Russian, etc. Anthony means "flower", which came from a Greek word "anthos".
76 JosephMay the Lord add
77 CliveCliff. Lives at the cliffs. From an English surname and place name. Famous bearer 18th century British soldier and statesman Robert Clive was known as 'Clive of India'.Lives at the cliffs.
78 Jackhe heel grip
79 Peterrock
80 ColinA variant of Nicholas, which means 'people's victory', from a French diminutive.
81 Larrythe award-winning
82 ConnorStrong willed or wise 'Hound-lover.' Also from the Irish 'Coachuhhar', meaning high desire. Famous bearers: In Irish mythology Connor was an early king of Ulster.; 20th century Irish diplomat Conor Cruise O'Brien.
83 Jakehe heel grip
84 GaelJoyful. Abbreviation of Abigail. Gael is a term for descendants of the ancient Celts in Scotland; Ireland and the Isle of Man.
85 Pierre Dufour
86 Tedrosgift of god
87 MalcolmMacbeth
88 TerryAbbreviation of Terrance and Terrell. Terry is also an Anglicized phonetic form of the French given name Thierry from an older Germanic name meaning 'powerful; ruler of the people.'.
89 AlastorProtector of men
90 Legolasgreen leaves
91 NathanGift from God
92 DominicVariant of Dominick: Lord.
93 Kaikeyholder
94 GaryStrong with the spear
95 TijmenMan of the people
96 DorianDoria «r, native Doria«
97 NiallVariant of Neill: Champion. A dynasty of Irish kings was founded by Niall of the Nine Hostages.
98 Severusstrand
99 Rogerfamous with the spear
100 GavinA Scottish derivative of the Old German name Gawin, meaning 'district of land'. Also a variant of the Scottish name Gawain, meaning little hawk or white hawk.
101 Nicholasvictor by the people, loved by all
102 QuintinFifth
103 CaseyFrom a polish word meaning 'Proclamation of peace.' A diminutive of Casirnir, Cassandra, or Catherine. Popularized as a boy's name by the American folk song 'Casey Jones'.
104 EuanPossibly a variant of John.
105 DrewDiminutive of Andrew: Manly. From the Greek Andrew. Has long been a popular Scottish name, because St. Andrew is the Patron Saint of Scotland after whom the town of St Andrews was named.
106 Hughthinking mind, wise
107 TobyGod is my good
108 SherlockWith
109 Evanthe archer
110 Niklausvictor by the people, loved by all
111 Lewisfame
112 Castiel
113 EzraHelp
114 GordonFrom the marshes. A surname and given name adopted from a Scottish place name. One of Scotland's great clans.
115 KeiranLittle
116 Tonyinvaluable
117 MedrodOwn course; own host
118 Meliodas
119 LloydGrey. One with grey hair. In common use as both a surname and first name.
120 KerryBlack
121 TroyTroy derives from the ancient Greek city of Troy; also from an Irish surname meaning 'soldier.'.
122 ZephHidden by God
123 ReeceArdent; fiery.
124 Edwinrich friend
125 Zico
126 DeclanFamous bearer: 6th century Irish St. Declan.
127 RyKing
128 KimaniOne who is beautiful and sweet.
129 BarryFair haired. Also from the Irish word for spear. Used regurarly throughout the English-speaking world since the early 20th century.
130 LovedayName given to children that are born on a love day. A love day was a 12th century tradition - a day set aside for reconciliation and settling of disputes. Today, this name is found occasionally as a surname.
131 IsaacHe laughs. Laughter. The only son born to Abraham and his wife Sarah (in the Old Testament). Famous Bearers: British scientist Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727) and the great violinist Itzhak Perlman.
132 FinlayFair
133 AneurinUncertain origin, but may be derived from the Latin Honorius meaning man of honour, or from the Welsh eur meaning gold.
134 ElijahMy God is Jehovah. Variant of Hebrew Elijah
135 BellamyGood-looking companion.
136 Benson of happiness
137 Jordanearth, land
138 DerekRuler
139 HarrisSon of Harry.
140 Fitzwilliamson of william
141 AdamRed, a reference to either the red skin or the red earth of Eden from which the Old Testament Adam was created in Genesis 2. Famous bearer: 7th century Irish St Adamnan, meaning 'little adam', was the biographer of St Columba.
142 Benjaminson of happiness
143 Kylenarrow (le passage)
144 Vijay Lakhami
145 SureshRuler of Gods
146 School
147 HarveyFrom Celtic words for battle, strong, worthy, and ardent. Used commonly during the middle ages.
148 VolkanRoman god of fire
149 EmrysWest-Brabant name
150 AidenLittle Fire

Popular girl names in Great Britain

#Name Meaning
1 Iarlhen
2 FionaWhite or fair. Reportedly first used as a name by Scottish author William Sharp, who used the pseudonym Fiona MacLeod.
3 SophieName (s) of
4 LisaGod has sworn
5 Rebeccawife of Isaac and mother of Jacob
6 KatiePure
7 LucyVariant of Lucia: Graceful light. Illumination.
8 Emmagreat great
9 GraceFrom the word 'grace', derived from the Latin 'gratia', meaning God's favor. Famous bearer: American actress Grace Kelly became Princess Grace of Monaco.
10 LauraThe laurel tree or sweet bay tree symbolic of honor and victory. Old name with many variants.
11 EllieDiminutive of Eleanor: A variant of Helen introduced into Britain in 12th century AD by King Henry II's wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine.
12 Annecharming, gracious
13 ShannonLittle old wise one. Surname and river name.
14 RachaelVariant of Rachel: Ewe. Rachel was the second and favoured wife of Jacob in the Old Testament.
15 RachelEwe. Rachel was the second and favoured wife of Jacob in the Old Testament.
16 MeganOne who is strong and mighty.
17 Louiseglorious war hero
18 DarcyDerived from a surname introduced into Britain during the Norman Conquest, based on the the French place name Arcy.
19 HeatherA flowering evergreen plant that thrives on peaty barren lands as in Scotland. Heather.
20 NicolaConqueror of the people
21 RubyRuby (precious stone).
22 ElizabethGod has sworn
23 EvaLife. Living one. Variant of Eve. In the bible Eve was Adam's wife and the first woman.
24 SuzanneLily
25 DianaFrom the Greek goddess of the moon.
26 Oliviaolive tree
27 EvelynFrom a surname derived from the Old French 'aveline' meaning hazelnut. Famous bearer: Evelyn Waugh.
28 AmyDearly loved; Beloved. From the Old French Amee, which derives from the Latin amatus meaning loved. In common use after publication of American Louisa May Alcott's 'Little Women'.
29 HannahGrace of God
30 CharlotteDiminutive of Charlotte: A feminine form of Charles, meaning man or manly. Alternate meaning, tiny and feminine.
31 LornaFeminine of Lorne from Loren referring to the laurel tree symbolic of honor or victory. Heroine of Blackmoore's novel Lorna Doone.
32 ChloeVerdant And Blooming
33 EmilyEmily is a female name coming from the Roman name Aemilia. This Latin name "Aemilia" comes from the latin word "aemulus" which means "rival".
34 Perrierock
35 VictoriaVictor
36 PhoebeFrom the Greek phoibos, meaning "pure, bright."
37 Jenniferfruitful
38 DeborahBee. Deborah was the Biblical prophetess who summoned Barak to battle against an army of invaders. After the battle she wrote a victory song which is part of the Book of Judges.
39 JessicaRich. God beholds. The daughter of Shylock in Shakespeare's play 'The Merchant of Venice'.
40 LilyLily
41 NicoleConqueror of the people
42 JadeThe name of a semi-precious stone.
43 Erikaruler of the Law
44 FrancesA Frenchman
45 AmberA jewel name that became popular in the 19th century, from the name of the yellowish resin used in jewellery-making. Used regularly since the publication of 2Oth century writer Kathleen Winsor's novel 'Forever Amber. '.
46 KatherinePure
47 ArianaVivacious.
48 Hardeep
49 ZoeLife
50 SarahPrincess. In the Bible, Sarah was the wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac. Her name was originally Sarai (quarrelsome), but God commanded that her name be changed to Sarah before the birth of her son.
51 TaylorA
52 AshleyLives in the ash tree grove. Derived from a surname and place name based on the Old English word for ash wood. Famous bearer: Ashley, the male character in Margaret Mitchell's popular 'Gone with the Wind'. Both a male and female name.
53 EmmaliaUniversal And Weary
54 TerriAbbreviation of Teresa, meaning harvester.
55 AnnaGracious, sweet and bitter, sad
56 Astriddivine beauty
57 Clairebright, shiny, glossy
58 AnnabethGracious, sweet and bitter, sad
59 EleanorGod is my light
60 Jacquelinehe heel grip
61 HermioneTravel
62 StellaDiminutive of Estella: Derived from the Old French form of the Latin 'stella' meaning star. Famous bearer: The heroine of Charles Dickens' novel 'Great Expectations'.
63 Karenthe ever pure, pure
64 Stephaniecrown or wreath
65 ThijsComes form Matthias. A name from the New Testament. Matthias was the name of the apostle which was chosen as Judas? replacement after he died (Hand. 1,23v.). It?s said that he preached in Ethiopia (vgl. Mattheus).
66 WendyLiterary; a created name that first appeared in James Banie's Peter Pan. The name is believed to come from the Welsh name Gwendydd (Gwendith).
67 JoannaGod is with us
68 WillowSlender;graceful. From the willow tree noted for slender graceful branches and leaves.
69 KateClean and pure
70 AmandaFrom the Latin word amanda, meaning "lovable." Literary; poets and playwrights brought this name into popular usage in the seventeenth century.
71 KeziaVariant of Keziah: 'Cassia; sweet-scented spice.' Keziah was one of Job's three fair daughters in the bible. This name was popular with Puritans in the 12th century.
72 HollyFrom the plant name. Holy.
73 Susanwater lily
74 LaurenFeminine form of Lorin: Variant of Laurence: From the place of laurel trees.
75 MaxThe largest
76 TiaOf Spanish origin, meaning "aunt."
77 EllenA variant of the Greek Helen, meaning shining light, or most beautiful woman. Famous bearer: British actress Dame Ellen Terry.
78 Kathleenclean or pure
79 FreyaLief
80 FélicitéEnergetic, with joy
81 Naomipleasantness, sweetness
82 ZaraVariant of Sarah: Princess.
83 Josephineadded
84 GabriellaWoman of God. An Italian form of the Hebrew name Gabriel.
85 AlexandraFeminine of Alexander. Defender of mankind.
86 Nataliebirthday
87 LorinVariant of Laurence: From the place of laurel trees. Famous Bearer: conductor Lorin Maazel (born 1930).
88 AriannaForm of the Greek Ariadne, meaning very holy.
89 VanessaButterfly.
90 Rickruler King
91 Harryruler King
92 JayneJehovah has been gracious; has shown favour. A Feminine form of John. Variant of Joan. From the Old French Jehane. Famous Bearer: American actress Jayne Mansfield (1932-67).
93 AndromedaRuler Of Men
94 Juliethe youthful
95 Georginafarmer or husbandman
96 Felicityhappiness
97 Juniperjuniper berry
98 FemkeGirl
99 Milanlove fame
100 IsabelleDedicated to god
101 Allanrock
102 DawnAurora. The first appearance of daylight; daybreak. Dawn. From the English word dawn.
103 SelinaVariant of Celine: French form of the Latin 'caelum' meaning sky or heaven. Also a variant of Celia or Selena.
104 HelenLight, one who is bright.
105 Mimishapely, clean
106 Marthathe biblical figure Marta
107 Ginevravariant of Guenevere
108 Lillywater lily
109 Carolinemeans the same as guy
110 KendallVariant of Kendal: Royal valley. Derived from a place name and surname 'Cumbrian', which means 'Valley of the River Kent'.
111 HermiaMessenger
112 Binnie
113 MadeleineDiminutive of Madeleine: Woman of Magdala. Tower.
114 KaliA Maiden, A Bud
115 FinnFair. Mythology; Finn Mac Cumhail was legendary Irish 3rd century hero similar to the English Robin Hood. His warrior-followers were named Finians.
116 SerenaSerene, Calm
117 Maryshapely clean
118 MaeMay. In Roman mythology Maia: (source of the month May) was goddess of spring growth.
119 SpencerKeeper of provisions. Famous Bearer: actor Spencer Tracy (1900-1967).
120 Lindashield of linden wood
121 Claudettelame
122 Lamornaa placename
123 CaseyFrom a polish word meaning 'Proclamation of peace.' A diminutive of Casirnir, Cassandra, or Catherine. Popularized as a boy's name by the American folk song 'Casey Jones'.
124 RoseRose (flower name).
125 Keoma
126 TeuntjeThe invaluable
127 NielsThe horned
128 AnndreyaBrave, heroic, manly
129 Morganclear
130 LaraProtection. Popular surname and place name.
131 Gloryform of gloria glory
132 Auroragold
133 Nikitavictor by the people, loved by all
134 يورى
135 Catherine
136 RowanRed. Rowan tree (a type of ash tree). Famous Bearer: actor Rowan Atkinson.
137 ElisabethGod has sworn
138 Aimee
139 GracielaGrace
140 Janaderived from the Sabijnenkoning Titus Tatius
141 ElizaGod has sworn
142 AiméeVariant of Amy: Dearly loved; Beloved. From the Old French Amee, which derives from the Latin amatus meaning loved.
143 ThoraThunder
144 JocelynMedieval male name adopted as a feminine name.
145 SharonFrom the Plain of Sharon (in the Holy Land); from the land of Sharon.
146 CeliaHeaven
147 BrittBrit. A native of Brittany: (France) or Britain: (England).
148 NoaMovement
149 JodieNoble (nobility)
150 Míscha

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