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Happy names and what they mean, for happy, cheerful, joy, happiness.

These boy names are at the top of their popularity presently (usage of 0.0986%), except for names like Gale, Jay and Kay which have become less in vogue. Asher (#93), Tate (#388) and Timothy (#135) are three of the more chic names for newborns in this compilation, and there is a resurgence in baby name popularity for Timothy. Faist (top 32%) and Feine (85%) are common last names.

Here is the list of Joy names for girls.

Alaire - Harshad

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Happy names: Asher, Felix, Gale, Gay

Alaire 1 .. Stems fr. Latin word. "Cheerful." Alaiar, Alaime and Alre are kreatif variations. French variant of Hilary .. [Alair, Helier, Hilarie, Lary, .. 2 more]

Asher 2 .. Derivative of Hebrew element. "Happy." Common, with the -her suffix for Asher like Archer. Biblical .. [Ash, Asser]

Benvenuto 3 .. .. refers to the joy at birth .. Outside Top 1000. [Bienvenido]

Bliss 4 .. From Old English language. "Intense happiness." Gender-neutral name. Not Top 1000 name.

Blythe 5 .. Derivative of Old English language. "Blithe, cheerful, carefree." Outside Top 1000. Modern coinage .. [Bligh, Blithe]

Caius 6 .. Root fr. Latin language. "Happy." Uncommon. Caius (cf. Cassius) uses the -ius suffix. Common Roman form of Gaius .. [Cai, Caio, .. 5 more]

Ellery 7 .. .. related to Latin Hilary meaning "cheerful" .. Unusual, with the androgynous -ry ending for Ellery, Ellary like Emmory. [Ellary, Elrey, .. 1 more]

Epicurus 8 .. .. should be to make life happy .. Outside Top 1000.

Faine 9 .. Origin fr. Old English language. "Happy, joyous." Uncommon, with the androgynous -ne suffix for Faine, Fane like Frayne. Fane is a Welsh form. [Fain, .. 1 more]

Faust 10 .. .. Sulla, added Felix "happy, fortunate" to .. Not in popularity charts. [Faustin, Faustino, Faustus, .. 1 more]

Felix 11 .. Stems fr. Latin word. "Happy, lucky." Listed in Top 1000. Masculine of Felicity .. [Fee, Felicio, Felicks, Felike, Fleicien, .. 7 more]

Gaillard 12 .. Stems fr. Middle English. "Brave, cheerful, spirited." Outside Top 1000. Also the name of a 16th .. [Gaillhard, Gaillardet, .. 1 more]

Gaius 13 .. Derivative of Latin. "Happy." Not in popularity charts. Probably the root of the word .. [Cai, Kay, Keye, Keyes, .. 3 more]

Gale 14 .. Based on Irish, Gaelic, Old English languages. "cheerful, happy." Ranked in Top 1000. More common now as a girl's .. [Gael, Gaell, .. 6 more]

Gay 15 .. From Old French. "Blithe, cheerful." Unique, with the favored androgynous-sounding -ay ending like Gallway. Unisex name. A surname in the Middle Ages ..

Gilam 16 .. Derivative of Hebrew word. "Joy of a people." Unique. Gilam, like Grantham, ends with -am. See also Galan.

Gilon 17 .. Derivative of Hebrew. "Joy." Not Top 1000 names. [Gil, .. 1 more]

Gladwin 18 .. From Old English element. "Happy friend." Not Top 1000 names. [Gladwinn, Gladwyn, .. 1 more]

Hani 19 .. Root fr. Arabic element. "Full of joy." Uncommon, with the -ni ending like Heini. See also Ham.

Harshad 20 .. Derived fr. Hindi element. "Bringer of joy." Unusual. Harshad (cf. Herlad) ends with the androgynous-sounding -ad.

Quick Reference

Summary of Happy names (and variants) for boys.

Alaire - Harshad
Alaire [Lary, Alair, Larie, Helier, Hilary, Hilarie], Asher [Ash, Asser], Benvenuto [Bienvenido], Bliss, Blythe [Bligh, Blithe], Caius [Kay, Cai, Caio, Kaye, Keys, Keye, Keyes], Ellery [Elrey, Ellary, Ellerey], Epicurus, Faine [Fain, Fane], Faust [Fausto, Faustus, Faustin, Faustino], Felix [Felyx, Felike, Feliks, Pelike, Felicks, Felicio, Felizio, Fleicien, ..], Gaillard [Galliard, Gaillhard, Gaillardet], Gaius [Kay, Cai, Caio, Kaye, Keys, Keye, Keyes], Gale [Gail, Gael, Gaell, Gaill, Gayle, Gaile, Gaelle, Gaille], Gay, Gilam, Gilon [Gil, Gili], Gladwin [Gladwyn, Gladwinn, Gladwynne], Hani, Harshad

Helgi - Woyzeck
Helgi [Helge, Helje, Helji], Hilary [Ilario, Hillary, Hillery, Hilorio, Illario, Hilarion, Hilliary, Hilarius, ..], Ilario, Jay [Jeh, Jae, Jai, Jaye, Jayron, Jayronn], Kay [Kai, Keh], Keyes [Key, Keys], Masos, Oron, Osher, Radimir, Rufaro, Saad, Said [Saeed], Simcha [Simha], Tait [Tate, Tayte], Tate [Tait, Taitt, Tayte], Timothy [Tymon, Tymothy, Timothe, Timotheo, Timothey, Tymmothy, Tymoteusz, Timotheus, ..], Woyzeck [Wojtek, Wozzeck, Wojciech]