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Finding a great rare and unique name for a boy can be a challenge. It’s exhausting reading list after list only to come up empty-handed. So we found 100 rare gems for boys, that might pleasantly surprise you! See our list of 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of

 

1. ACEYN

Invented name

 

2. ALBAN

Latin
Meaning: “Of Alba”

 

3. ALCOTT

English
Meaning: “From the old cottage”

 

4. ALVAR

English
Meaning: “Magical army”

 

5. AMMERLIN

Unknown meaning

 

6. ANTHEM

Word name

 

7. ARISTON

Greek
Meaning: “Best”

 

8. ARLEY

English
Meaning: “Hare’s meadow”

 

10. ARTHAN

French
Meaning: “Little Arthur”

 

11. AYRTON

English
Meaning: “Farmstead on the river”

 

12. BALAN

Romanian surname

 

13. BARDO

Sanskrit
Meaning: “Transitional state”

 

14. BASEL

Arabic
Meaning: “Brave”

 

15. BERWIN

English
Meaning: “Bear friend”

 

16. BREYON

Invented name

 

17. BRIXTON

English place name

 

18. BRUIN

Dutch
Meaning: “Brown”

 

19. CAINAN

Biblical
Meaning: “Possessor”

 

20. CASTON

Anglo-Saxon
Meaning: “Lives near a chestnut tree”

 

21. COLSON

English from Greek
Meaning: “Victory of the people” from Nicholas 

 

22. DAKSON

Invented name

 

23. DALLAN

Irish
Meaning: “Blind”

 

24. DARROW

Scottish
Meaning: “Spear”

 

25. DARWIN

English
Meaning: “Dear friend”
Popularity in 2016: #860

 

26. DIGGORY

English from French
Meaning: “Astray”

 

27. DODGE

English from German
Meaning: “Famous warrior”

 

28. DONATELLO

Italian from Latin
Meaning: “Gift”

 

29. EBEN

Hebrew
Meaning: “Stone of help”

 

30. ENVER

Slavic from Arabic
Meaning: “Luminous”

 

31. EXANDER

Greek
Meaning: “Defender of men”

 

32. GARNETT

English
Meaning: “Pomegranate”

 

33. GARRITY

Irish surname

 

34. GETHIN

Welsh
Meaning: “Dark-skinned”

 

35. HANNO

German
Meaning: “God is gracious”

 

36. IESTYN

Welsh from Latin
Meaning: “Just”

 

37. ILARIO

Italian from Latin
Meaning: “Cheerful”

 

38. JAINUM

Hindi
Meaning: ” Victorious”

 

39. JOSS

English from German
Meaning: “Member of Gaut’s tribe”

 

40. KEMP

English
Meaning: “Champion”

 

41. KENDREW

Scottish surname

 

42. KENNAN

English from Irish
Meaning: “Ancient”

 

43. KYLIEB

Invented name

 

44. LAITH

Arabic
Meaning: “Lion”

 

45. LEOTIN

French surname

 

46. LOIC

French
Meaning: “Form of Louis”

 

47. MADOC

Welsh
Meaning: “Fortunate”

 

48. MANNIS

Invented name

 

49. MARL

Word name

 

50. MASTIN

Anglo-Saxon
Meaning: “From Marsden”

 

51. MATIX

Invented name

 

52. MAVEN

Hebrew
Meaning: “Knowledgeable”

 

53. MAYER

English
Meaning: “Mayor”

 

54. NEDRY

Surname, unknown origins

 

55. NIEKO

English from Greek Nicholas
Meaning: “Victory of the people”

 

56. OLEN

Scandinavian
Meaning: “Relic”

 

57. ONIX

Greek
Meaning: “Gemstone” spelling variation of Onyx

 

58. ORRAN

Armenian
Meaning: “Shelter”

 

59. ORISON

Anglo-Saxon and French from Latin
Meaning: “Prayer”

 

60. OSHIN

Hindi
Meaning: “Ocean”

 

61. OSWIN

English
Meaning: “Divine friend”

 

62. PADEN

English
Meaning: “Fighters estate”

 

63. REDDING

Anglo- Saxon topographic surname

 

64. RENNON

English surname

 

65. REVERDY

French
Meaning: “Spring”

 

66. ROPER

English
Meaning: “Rope maker”

 

67. RORICK

German
Meaning: “Famous power”

 

68. ROVAN

Invented name

 

69. RUNE

Norweigan
Meaning: “Secret”

 

70. RYNE

Irish
Meaning: “Little king”

 

71. SEVERUS

Latin
Meaning: “Stern”

 

72. SHEADON

Invented name

 

73. SPENSE

English from French
Meaning: “Dispense”

 

74. STRATTON

English
Meaning: “Homestead on the Roman road”

 

75. SUTTER

English from Greek
Meaning: “Cobbler”

 

76. TAOS

Native America
Meaning: “Place of the red willows”

 

77. TEAK

Word name

 

78. TEVIN

Invented name

 

79. THANE

Scottish
Meaning: “Chief of a clan”

 

80. THISBE

Greek mythology
Meaning: “Lover”

 

81. TOMER

Hebrew
Meaning: “Palm tree”

 

82. TOREC

Invented name

 

83. TORRIN

Irish
Meaning: “Little hills”

 

84. TORSTEN

Scandinavian
Meaning: “Thor’s stone”

 

85. TOWNES

English and Scottish surname

 

86. TYCE

Invented name

 

87. VANDER

Dutch
Meaning: “From the family of”

 

88. WEXLER

German
Meaning: “Moneychanger”

 

89. WILEY

Scottish surname

 

90. WINTON

English
Meaning: “Friends settlement”

 

91. WYSTAN

English
Meaning: “Battle-stone”

 

92. YORDAN

Bulgarian
Meaning: ” Flows down”

 

93. YUMA

Native American
Meaning: “Chiefs son”

 

94. ZABIAN

Arabic
Meaning: “One who worships the stars”

 

95. ZADOCK

Hebrew
Meaning: “Righteous”

 

96. ZALIN

Invented name

 

97. ZAYD

Arabic
Meaning: “Abundance”

 

98. ZEALAND

Dutch
Meaning: “Sea-land”

 

99. ZERECK

Invented name

 

100. ZETH

Invented name