Baby name meanings

Baby name meanings

Find out the meaning of names for girls and names for boys

Choosing a baby name is so exciting and one of the biggest choices you'll make as new parent, so make sure you're well-informed about the meaning of names when you start your shortlist! Whether you're looking for boy names or girl names, you can use our easy baby name generator to find the perfect baby name idea along with its origin and meaning. Search for the idea you already have in mind, or browse through our alphabetical list of names. You can also search by name theme.

Will it be Blue Ivy, Harper Seven, Buddy Bear...? Or perhaps your baby name idea might be a more traditional boys or girls name. Search for the name, meaning and original origin with our baby namer, with inspiration from more than 18,000 baby name ideas, including quirky, traditional or celebrity names.

Name Origin Meaning
female Abeer Arabic Fragrance.
female Abegayle Hebrew Gives joy
Male Abel Hebrew Biblical name meaning Son or Breath. Abel was the son of Adam and Eve who was killed by his brother Cain in a fit of jealousy.
Male Abelard German Resolute
Male Abell Hebrew Exhalation of breath. The second son of Adam in the bible. The variant Able is used as an English surname.
female Abella French Breath
Male Abeodan Anglo-Saxon Announce
female Abequa Native American Stays at home (Chippewa)
female Abeque Native American Stays at home (Chippewa)
Male Abhainn Scottish River

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