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Modern baby names and what they mean, for modern, 20th, with 147 results. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in 1993 (adoption of 5.71%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 3.59%, down 37%), with names like Roosevelt going out of style. The most fashionable birth names here are King (#163), Beau (#203), Miles (#107), Elliot (#208) and Finn (#209), while Moustafa (top 28%) and Mieles (33%) are familiar last names. Here is the list of Modern names for girls.

Modern names

Addison - Bradley | Brendan - Darren | Darrien - Everton | Fabian - Jerrick | Jevon - Niles | Norris - Savion | .. - .. | Verlyn - Zephariah

Addison - Bradley

AddisonAddison
.. medieval (and occasional modern) pet form .. Common as surnames, and Addison (upper 1%), Adison (68%) are similar to popular -ison surnames Annison (upper 85%), Allison (1%). [Ad, Adison, .. 4 more]

AdlaiAdlai
.. famous in the 20th century by .. Addy, Adley and Atli are more unusual as variant forms of Adlai. [Ad, Adley, .. 4 more]

AidanAidan
.. is a popular modern form of .. Eden (upper 3%), Eiden (13%) and Aydin (26%) are found often as surnames. [Aedan, Aydin, Eidan, .. 8 more]

Aled
Modern name. Compare last names Alem (top 52%), Ales (18%). See also Alec.

AlvisAlvis
.. in the mid 20th century, but .. Usage of Alwyss and forms was up in the 1910s. [Alvise, Alwis, .. 2 more]

Aneirin
.. the statesman Aneurin Bevan (20th century). Aneirin, Aneurin and Nye are not in the Top 2000. [Aneurin, Nye]

AnferneeAnfernee
Modern name, made famous by basketball .. A moderately offbeat boys' name. [Anferney]

Aodh
Modern form of the Old Gaelic .. Aodh and Aodhagan are scarcely used given names. [Aodhagan]

Aonghas
Modern Scottish Gaelic form and source .. Aongar and Avnhas are creative variations. [Aonghus]

ApolloApollo
.. In modern philosophy, Apollo has come .. Adoption of Apollo, Apollon, etc. as children's names in 2015 was up 12.1% compared to 2014. [Apollon, Apolo, .. 1 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Modern names: Addison, Adlai, Aidan, Alvis, Anfernee

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Modern names: Apollo, Ariel, Aris, Armani, Baldwin

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Modern names: Barney, Beau, Bradley

ArielAriel
.. used for girls in modern times .. Ariel has risen in prominence as a children's name since 1880-1889. [Aeriel, Airyel, Airyell, Arel, Aryell, .. 7 more]

ArisAris
.. of Aristeo used in modern times. Aris and Arris are rarely occurring male names. [Arris]

ArmaniArmani
.. indelibly linked in modern times to .. Adoption of Amani and variants was at a high less than a decade ago and is almost as widespread now. [Amani, .. 1 more]

BaldwinBaldwin
.. century, but in modern times it .. Baldwin is commonly used as a form. [Bald, .. 9 more]

BarneyBarney
.. Modern use likely refers to the .. Barny is more novel as a version of Barney. [Barnie, .. 1 more]

BeauBeau
.. of Beauregard, and of modern coinage .. Beal (upper 1%), Beale (3%), Beau (40%), Bo (17%) and Boe (5%) are found often as surnames. [Beal, Boe, .. 4 more]

Beresford
.. the beginning of the 20th century .. Unique, with the -ord ending, like Bradford, Burford.

Bevan
Mainly used in the 20th century .. Brevan is a slightly prominent birth name. [Beavan, Beaven, Bevvon, .. 7 more]

Blythe
Modern coinage. Made famous by the .. Not in popularity charts. [Bligh, .. 1 more]

BradleyBradley
.. Bradley (20th century). Senator Bill Bradley .. Popular as birth names, Bradney, Bradley, etc. sound like the familiar Braden. [Brad, Bradlee, Bradney, Lee, .. 5 more]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Modern names [and variants] for boys.

1. Addison - Bradley
Addison [6], Adlai [6], Aidan [11], Aled, Alvis [4], Aneirin [2], Anfernee [1], Aodh [1], Aonghas [1], Apollo [3], Ariel [12], Aris [1], Armani [2], Baldwin [10], Barney [2], Beau [6], Beresford, Bevan [10], Blythe [2], Bradley [9]


Brendan [10], Brenton [5], Briley [4], Bryn, Bud [4], Burbank, Burton [3], Butler [1], Caden [9], Cale [7], Calumet [1], Calvin [4], Cassius [3], Chad [5], Chadwick [1], Cole [2], Coll [1], Conrad [10], Cornell [3], Darren [10]


Darrien [6], Davian [7], Daymond [1], Deandre [6], Deangelo [2], Dejuan [5], Demarcus [9], Deron [2], Deshawn [7], Dontavius [4], Dooley, Durand [5], Dylan [6], Edwin [14], Eliana, Elliot [6], Ellis [3], Ennio, Erskine [9], Everton


Fabian [22], Fidel [12], Finn [3], Gaines [3], Garth, Goran, Gwynfor [2], Hancock [1], Indio [3], Inigo, Jaden [9], Jalen [16], Jamar [5], Janson [8], Jared [15], Jazz, Jeff, Jeremy [12], Jermaine [7], Jerrick [8]


Jevon [10], Kaden [20], Kelvis [3], Keon [1], Keyshawn, King, Kyrone [6], Larron [6], Lawyer, Linus [2], Lord, Loren [6], Lucky, Marlon [6], Mendel [2], Mercury [3], Miles [4], Mustafa [1], Neckarios [5], Niles [2]


Norris, Oscar [4], Otto [10], Packard [2], Perry [2], Pluto, Porfirio [2], Presley [7], Rainer [6], Ray [11], Regan [3], Remus, Rene [5], Rex [1], Robin [5], Roger [15], Roosevelt, Roy [4], Rush, Savion [2]


Scott [4], Sean [7], Seward [2], Shaquille [6], Sylvester [3], Tandie [2], Tavaris [5], Tavon [2], Tayton [6], Taz [3], Terron [13], Terry [3], Tevon [5], Tex, Tyquan [4], Tyree, Tyson [7], Urban [5], Vaughn [1], Veltry


Verlyn [6], Wilbert [5], Winston [6], Yesenin [1], Yoelvis, Zachary [13], Zephariah

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