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500 British Baby Names For Boys And Girls Of 2018

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What is it about British names that appeal so much to parents? Is it their sophisticated sound or their distinct style? Whatever it may be, there’s no denying that British names are always a step or two higher than American names. Some of the hottest Welsh, Scottish, English and Cornish baby names are not even used, or heard in the United States. So if you’re intrigued by British names as much as we are, you’re at the right place. Below we’ve jotted down some upper crust British baby names for boys and girls of 2017. Take a look and pick your favorite from British baby girl names and British baby boy names.

British Baby Names For Boys And Girls

250 British Baby Boy Names:

Serial No.

Name

Meaning

Gender

1.AaricVariant of Aric meaning rule with mercy.Boy
2.AbbotAbbey fatherBoy
3.AbbottAbbey fatherBoy
4.AceA nickname given to one who excels. It is also an English surname meaning noble.Boy
5.AckerleyDweller at the acre meadowBoy
6.AckleyDwells at the oak tree meadowBoy
7.AdkinsSon of AikenBoy
8.AesctunFrom the ash tree farmBoy
9.AethelbeorhtSplendidBoy
10.AndrianManly: brave. A modern variant of Andrew.          Boy
11.ArdaleahFrom the home lover’s meadow          Boy
12.BarlowLives on the bare hillBoy
13.BernardStrong as a bear. See also Bjorn.Boy
14.BerneVariant of Bernard – strong as a bear.Boy
15.BertGlorious: Illustrious.Boy
16.BertieVariant of Bert – industrious.Boy
17.BertinVariant of Bert – industrious.Boy
18.BertonFrom the fortified townBoy
19.BirkhedLives at the birch headlandBoy
20.CabeVariant of surname Cable. It means Rope maker.Boy
21.CadabyrFrom the warrior’s settlementBoy
22.CadbyFrom the warrior’s settlementBoy
23.CaddaWarringBoy
24.CaddahamFrom the soldier’s landBoy
25.CaddaricBattle leaderBoy
26.CalbertCowherd or cowboyBoy
27.Carla manBoy
28.CarlatunFrom Carl’s farmBoy
29.CarletonVariant of Carlton free men’s town.Boy
30.CarlisleFrom the walled CityBoy
31.CarlsonVariant of Carlton free men’s town.Boy
32.CarltonFree men’s town.Boy
33.ClayborneFrom the clay brookBoy
34.DarrinGreat.Boy
35.DarroldBlend of Daryl and Harold or Gerald.Boy
36.DemasonJudge’s sonBoy
37.DerranceA blend of Darell and Clarence.Boy
38.DerrinGreat.Boy
39.DerroldBlend of Daryl and Harold or Gerald.Boy
40.DerrylVariant of Darrell.Boy
41.DervinGifted friend.Boy
42.DervonGifted friend.Boy
43.EadgythHappy warfareBoy
44.EllwoodFrom the old forestBoy
45.ElmerLives at the elm tree moor Famed: noble.Boy
46.ElricThe kingBoy
47.ElvinElf-wise friend. A variant of Alvin.Boy
48.ElvisElf-wise friend. A variant of Alvin.Boy
49.ElvyElf warriorBoy
50.ElvynElf-wise friend. Variant of Alvin.Boy
51.ElwaldOld WelshmanBoy
52.ElwellFrom the old springBoy
53.ForresterKeeps the forestBoy
54.FosterKeeps the forest forest-ranger Surname.Boy
55.FowlerGame wardenBoy
56.FraineForeignerBoy
57.FrankFree: a free man. See also Francisco.Boy
58.FrayneForeignerBoy
59.FridolphPeaceful wolfBoy
60.FrisaCurly – hairedBoy
61.FugeltunFrom the people’s estateBoy
62.FulatonFrom the people’s estateBoy
63.FullerCloth thickenerBoy
64.GarnerKeeper of grain. Surname.Boy
65.GarnetArmed with a spearBoy
66.GarrisonSpear-fortified town.Boy
67.GarwoodFrom the fir forestBoy
68.GilfordFrom Gill’s fordBoy
69.GilmarFamous hostageBoy
70.GiselbertTrustedBoy
71.GlaedwineHappy friendBoy
72.GodfreyGod’s peace.Boy
73.GodwinGod’s friendBoy
74.GodwineGod’s friendBoy
75.GoodwinGood friendBoy
76.GraemeFarm home.Boy
77.GraentGreatBoy
78.HarlandMeadow of the haresBoy
79.HaydinStrong, Independent, Loving.Boy
80.HaydonFrom the hedged in valleyBoy
81.HayesFrom the hedged landBoy
82.HayleLives in the hallBoy
83.HaywardKeeper of the hedged enclosureBoy
84.HaywoodFrom the hedged forestBoy
85.HeahweardChief guardianBoy
86.HeathleyFrom the heath covered meadowBoy
87.HeltonFrom the hillslope estateBoy
88.HenrickStrong rulerBoy
89.IdalFrom the yew tree valleyBoy
90.IkeVariant of Hebrew Isaac Laughter.Boy
91.IrvinFriendBoy
92.IshamFrom the iron one’s estateBoy
93.IvarArcher’s bow.Boy
94.IvesArcher’s bow. It’s a variant of Yves from Ivar.Boy
95.IveyA climbing evergreen plant.Boy
96.IvoArcher’s bow.Boy
97.IwdaelFrom the yew tree valleyBoy
98.JackGod has been gracious: has shown favor. .Boy
99.JackieGod has been gracious: has shown favor. A variant of John or Jacques.Boy
100.JacksonSon of JackBoy
101.JaedenGod has heardBoy
102.JanydVariant of the French name Gervais. It means spearman.Boy
103.JanylBlend of Jar and Darell.Boy
104.JaranModern variant of Israeli Jaron. It means cry of rejoicing.Boy
105.JarrettSpear strong 
106.JaynaJehovah has been gracious: It’s a variant of Joan.Boy
107.JeffPeaceful. A variant of Jeffrey.Boy
108.JeffersonSon of GeoffreyBoy
109.JerickStrong and gifted rulerBoy
110.KenrikRoyal rulerBoy
111.KentFrom KentBoy
112.KentonFrom a farm in Kent Royal chieftain.Boy
113.KentrellRoyal chieftain.Boy
114.KenwardBold guardianBoy
115.KenwayBold warriorBoy
116.KerrickKing’s rule..Boy
117.KesterFrom the Roman campBoy
118.KimRulerBoy
119.KimballBold kin.Boy
120.KordaleCord makerBoy
121.LeelandPasture ground.Boy
122.LeicesterFrom LeicesterBoy
123.LeighFrom the meadowBoy
124.LendellFrom the linden tree dell.Boy
125.LennAbbreviation of Leonard.Boy
126.LeopoldA bold man. 
127.LesterFortified place.Boy
128.LevertonFrom the rush farmBoy
129.LewShelterBoy
130.LewisRenowned fighter. Form of Louis.Boy
131.LexAbbreviation of Alexander.Boy
132.LincolnLakeside colonyBoy
133.LionelYoung lion 
134.LorimarSaddle makerBoy
135.LucasLight or illumination. 
136.LyfingDearly lovedBoy
137.LynfordFrom the linden tree fordBoy
138.MasonStone workerBoy
139.MaxwellCapableBoy
140.MayerHeadman: mayor. Surname.Boy
141.MayfieldFrom the warrior’s fieldBoy
142.MeldonFrom the hillside millBoy
143.MilmanMill workerBoy
144.MiloMerciful.Boy
145.MiltonFrom the mill farmBoy
146.MilwardKeeper of the millBoy
147.MontgomeryFrom the wealthy man’s mountainBoy
148.NelsonSon of Neil.Boy
149.NevilleNew village.Boy
150.NewellFrom the new hallBoy
151.NewlandLives on the new landBoy
152.NorbertoShining from the North.Boy
153.NorcrossFrom the north cross roadsBoy
154.NormanMan of the north. Surname.Boy
155.NormandMan of the north. Surname.Boy
156.NorrisFrom the north.Boy
157.NorthclifFrom the north cliffBoy
158.NygelChampion From the Irish and Scottish Niall.Boy
159.OakdenFrom the oak tree valleyBoy
160.OakesFrom the oakBoy
161.OakleyFrom the oak – tree meadowBoy
162.OcelfaFrom the high plainBoy
163.OdaleOf the valleyBoy
164.OegelsbyFearsomeBoy
165.OrfordFrom the cattle fordBoy
166.OrhamFrom the riverbank enclosureBoy
167.OrrenThe name of an English river.Boy
168.PaxtonFrom the peaceful farmBoy
169.PaydenFrom the fighter’s farmBoy
170.PaynePaganBoy
171.PaytonFrom the fighter’s farmBoy
172.PearceForm of Piers from Peter.Boy
173.PearrocOf the forestBoy
174.PearsonSon of PierceBoy
175.PeirceRockBoy
176.PenleighFrom the enclosed pasture meadowBoy
177.QuentVariant of Quentin fifth. Surname.Boy
178.QuentinFrom the queen’s estateBoy
179.QuinceyFifth. The name is derived from Roman clan name 
180.RadRedBoy
181.RadbertRed haired counselorBoy
182.RadbourneLives by the red streamBoy
183.RadburtRed haired counselorBoy
184.RaffRed wolfBoy
185.RagnarStrong counselor. Ancient personal name.Boy
186.RaleahFrom the roe deer meadowBoy
187.RaleichDeer’s meadow.Boy
188.RamsayFrom Ram’s islandBoy
189.RanfieldFrom the raven’s fieldBoy
190.SawyerSaws woodBoy
191.ScadwiellaFrom the shed springBoy
192.ScaffeldFrom the crooked fieldBoy
193.ScandleahFrom the loud meadowBoy
194.SchaddocShad fishBoy
195.ScottFrom ScotlandBoy
196.SedgeleyFrom the swordsman’s meadowBoy
197.SedgewikFrom the sword grass placeBoy
198.SeelyFrom the happy meadowBoy
199.SeetonFrom the farm by the seaBoy
200.SeftonFrom SeftonBoy
201.SeymourTailorBoy
202.StanleyLives by the stony groveBoy
203.TennysonSon of DennisBoy
204.TerylBright and vivacious.Boy
205.TeryysoneSon of TerrellBoy
206.TeyenFrom the enclosureBoy
207.ThackerRooferBoy
208.ThompsonDerives from Thomas Twin.Boy
209.ThoraldtunFrom the thunder estateBoy
210.UdellFrom the yew tree valleyBoy
211.UdolfWealthy wolfBoy
212.UlgerWolf spearBoy
213.UlmarWolf famousBoy
214.UnwinUnfriendlyBoy
215.UpchurchFrom the upper churchBoy
216.UsbeornDivine warriorBoy
217.VailLives in the valleyBoy
218.ValStrong. Variant of ValentinusBoy
219.ValiantBraveBoy
220.VanceMarshland.Boy
221.VannesGrain fansBoy
222.VarekFrom the fortressBoy
223.VinsonForm of Vincent conquering.Boy
224.WacfeldFrom Wake’s fieldBoy
225.WacianAlertBoy
226.WacleahFrom Wake’s meadowBoy
227.WacumanWatchmanBoy
228.WadsworthFrom Wade’s estateBoy
229.WebsterWeaverBoy
230.WeifieldFrom the field by the weirBoy
231.WhitelawFrom the white hillBoy
232.WhitfieldFrom the white fieldBoy
233.WhitfordFrom the white fordBoy
234.WhitmanWhite hairedBoy
235.WhytlokBlond 
236.WicleahFrom the village meadowBoy
237.WiellaburneFrom the spring brookBoy
238.WiellabyFrom the spring farmBoy
239.WielladunFrom the spring hillBoy
240.WilburFrom the strong fortress Willful: bright.Boy
241.YaleFrom the slope landBoy
242.YardleyFrom the enclosed meadowBoy
243.YatesLives by the gatesBoy
244.YorkFrom the bear estateBoy
245.YulBorn at ChristmasBoy
246.ZachA variant of Zachariah and Zachary.Boy
247.ZacharyA variant of Zachariah. It means Jehovah has remembered.Boy
248.ZanderAbbreviation of Alexander. It means protector.Boy
249.ZayneA variant of Zane or John. It meansBoy
250.ZekeAbbreviation of Ezekiel. It meansBoy

250 British Baby Girl Names:

Serial No.

Name

Meaning

Gender

1.AdaWealthyGirl
2.AdalbeorhtNobleGirl
3.AdalbrechtaNobleGirl
4.AddaWealthyGirl
5.AddysonAwesomeGirl
6.AdiaWealthyGirl
7.AldysFrom the old houseGirl
8.AleciaBeautiful Queen.Girl
9.AledaWingedGirl
10.AleseaFull of life/LightheartedGirl
11.BaleighBailiff, Steward.Girl
12.BarbaraTraveler from a foreign land.Girl
13.BarbieTraveler from a foreign land. A variant of Barbara.Girl
14.BedaWarrior maidGirl
15.BelindaVery beautiful.Girl
16.BeorhthildeShining battlemaidGirl
17.BeortbtraedBright counselorGirl
18.BerangariSpearbearer maidGirl
19.BettyVariation of Elizabeth. My God is bountiful:God of plenty.Girl
20.BeverleeBeaver stream.Girl
21.CarleyA free person. A feminine form of Charles, Also see Carla, Carol and Caroline.Girl
22.CarlottaFeminine variant of Charles meaning manlyGirl
23.CarmiaSongGirl
24.ChatlieModern form of Charles meaning manlyGirl
25.ChelsaPlace name: a London district.Girl
26.CleanthaGloryGirl
27.ClevaDwells at the cliffsGirl
28.CloverCloverGirl
29.CodeeHelpful.Girl
30.CodiCushion. Helpful.Girl
31.CodierCushionGirl
32.DaelLives in the valleyGirl
33.DaelynSmall valley.Girl
34.DaenaFrom Denmark. Also a variant of Daniel.Girl
35.DeonneVariant of Diana. It means divine.Girl
36.DerekaGifted ruler. The feminine form of Derek.Girl
37.DevonThe name of a beautiful farming county in England.Girl
38.DiamontinaOf high value: brilliant.Girl
39.DiandaA blend of Deanne and Andrea or SandraGirl
40.DorotheeVariant of the Greek Dorothy meaning Gift of God.Girl
41.DorseyDark. Variant of Darcy.Girl
42.ElethiaHealerGirl
43.ElfieGood elfGirl
44.ElfredaGood counselorGirl
45.ElliemayLightGirl
46.ErlinaNoble womanGirl
47.ErnaEagleGirl
48.ErnestineSeriousGirl
49.ErthaWorldlyGirl
50.ErwinaFriend of the seaGirl
51.EthelredaNoble maidenGirl
52.EttaAbbreviation for Henrietta and Harriett.Girl
53.FarahTravelerGirl
54.FarenAdventurousGirl
55.FelabeorhtBrilliantGirl
56.FelbertaBrilliantGirl
57.FelicityHappy. A virtue name.Girl
58.FernA green plant that loves shadeGirl
59.FletaSwiftGirl
60.FlorenceFlowering.Girl
61.FlytaSwiftGirl
62.FondaTenderGirl
63.Galenafestive party.Girl
64.GalinaA variant of Helen. It means lightGirl
65.GardeniaThe flower.Girl
66.GarnetA dark-red gemstone named after the pomegranate.Girl
67.GledaHappyGirl
68.GlorianaGlorious graceGirl
69.GraycenDaughter of the gray haired one. Grace of God. Feminine form of Grayson.Girl
70.GwendolynWhite, pureGirl
71.GyldaGildedGirl
72.GythaGiftGirl
73.HaleyField of hay.Girl
74.HalfrithPeaceful homeGirl
75.HaylenHall of light.Girl
76.HerthaOf the earthGirl
77.HesterVariant of Esther.Girl
78.HilaryJoyful: glad.Girl
79.HildBattle maidGirl
80.HopeHopeGirl
81.HortenseGarden.Girl
82.HrothbeorhtaBright or famousGirl
83.HrothbertaBright or famousGirl
84.IdaDiligentGirl
85.IdlaBattleGirl
86.IfigIvyGirl
87.IlseVariation of Elizabeth. My God is bountiful:God of plenty.Girl
88.IonaViolet.Girl
89.IrieLucky.Girl
90.IrieLucky.Girl
91.IrvettaFriend of the seaGirl
92.IvyanneA climbing evergreen ornamental plant.Girl
93.JadelynCombination of Jade and Lynn.Girl
94.JadiraThe gemstone jade: the color green.Girl
95.JaliyahA gift from God.Girl
96.JaneFeminine of John. It means Jehovah has been gracious.Girl
97.JocelynPlayfulGirl
98.JoleeCheerful: pretty.Girl
99.JoleighCheerful: pretty.Girl
100.JoyaRejoicing.Girl
101.JoyelleRejoicingGirl
102.KaeraeCareing, loving, full of joy.Girl
103.KaprishaCaprice.Girl
104.KaraVariant of Katherine. It means pure.Girl
105.KasiaAlert. vigorous. Modern variant of Casey.Girl
106.KassidyCurly-headed.Girl
107.KelsyBrave.Girl
108.KolbyDark-skinned.Girl
109.KolenaVariant of Katherine. Pure.Girl
110.KristaVariant of Christiana. Follower of Christ.Girl
111.KrynnCaring and lovingGirl
112.LainaPath: roadway.Girl
113.LakinziThe special one: A gift from god.Girl
114.LanaFair: good-looking. Abbreviation of Alana.Girl
115.LarkeLarkGirl
116.LeannaDerived from an Irish Gaelic of Helen. It means light.Girl
117.LetticeJoy, gladnessGirl
118.LiviaLife. Ancient Roman name. Abbreviation of Olivia.Girl
119.LizabethAbbreviation of Elizabeth.Girl
120.LizandraModern blend of Liz and AlexandraGirl
121.LodymaGuideGirl
122.LonaSolitaryGirl
123.MableLovable. Abbreviation of Amabel.Girl
124.MacaylaA gift from God.Girl
125.MaegthMaidenGirl
126.MaertisaFamousGirl
127.MaggiAbbreviation of Margaret. A pearl.Girl
128.MaitenaDearly lovedGirl
129.MarlenaVariant of Madeline Woman from Magdala.Girl
130.MarylynnAblend of Marie or Mary and Lyn.Girl
131.MaryonVariant of Mary. It means bitter.Girl
132.MavisSong-thrush.Girl
133.MaxieThe greatest.Girl
134.NearraNearestGirl
135.NedaWealthy guardianGirl
136.NeddaFeminine of Ned.Girl
137.NellyAbbreviation of Eleanor shining light.Girl
138.NelwinBright friendGirl
139.NickoletteSerenityGirl
140.NikkiAbbreviation of Nicole. Victory.Girl
141.NoeleneFeminine pet form of Noel.Girl
142.NoraAbbreviation of Eleanora and Honora.Girl
143.NorabelA blend of Eleanora and honor.Girl
144.OldwynSpecial friendGirl
145.OledaWingedGirl
146.OletaWingedGirl
147.OlethaLight: nimble.Girl
148.OlexaDefender of mankind. Feminine of Alexander.Girl
149.OonaOne.Girl
150.OraBeautiful seacoastGirl
151.OrabelleBeautiful seacoastGirl
152.OralieGoldenGirl
153.OrvaSpecial friendGirl
154.PaxPeacefulGirl
155.PeacePeacefulGirl
156.PhilbertaBrilliantGirl
157.PhilippaLover of horses.Girl
158.PiperPiperGirl
159.PippaLover of horsesGirl
160.PoppyFlowerGirl
161.PromyseVariant of Promise. A vow.Girl
162.QueenaQueenGirl
163.QueenieQueenGirl
164.RadellaElfin counselorGirl
165.RaeDoeGirl
166.RaedselfElfin counselorGirl
167.RavenDark haired or wiseGirl
168.RillettaStreamGirl
169.RilletteStreamGirl
170.RobertaFamousGirl
171.RosieRose flowerGirl
172.SabrinaLegendary princessGirl
173.SandraDefender of mankind. A short form of Alexandera.Girl
174.SashaDefender of mankind. A nickname of Alexander.Girl
175.SaxonaA Saxon, one of the sword people.Girl
176.ScarlettRedGirl
177.ScelfleshFrom the edge meadowGirl
178.ShanikaVibrant, cheerful.Girl
179.SharleneFeminine variant of Charles meaning manlyGirl
180.ShelbySheltered townGirl
181.ShelleyFrom the edge meadowGirl
182.SherriFrom the white meadowGirl
183.ShimekaBeautiful princessGirl
184.ShirleyFrom the white meadowGirl
185.SkyrahEternal life, strength, love, and beauty.Girl
186.SonyaLoud.Girl
187.StarleneStarGirl
188.StephenieCrownGirl
189.SueLilyGirl
190.SueanneLily. A variant of Susannah.Girl
191.SuellenLily. It’s a variant of Susannah.Girl
192.SummerBorn during the summerGirl
193.SunnyCheerfulGirl
194.SusieLilyGirl
195.SydneyFrom St. Denis.Girl
196.SylvanaVariant of Latin Sylvia from the forest.Girl
197.SylvieVariant of Latin Sylvia from the forest.Girl
198.TacySilence. It’s an abbreviation of Anastacia.Girl
199.TaitBrings joyGirl
200.TangerinaFrom TangiersGirl
201.TarinBlend of Tara high hill and Erin from Ireland.Girl
202.TarrahVariant of Irish or Sanskrit Tara.Girl
203.TashiaAbbreviation of Natasha. It means born at Christmas.Girl
204.TateBrings joyGirl
205.TaydemLight hearted, Cheerful, originally spelt TatumGirl
206.TaylorTailor.Girl
207.TayteBrings joyGirl
208.TeaganGood-looking.Girl
209.TealThe bird teal: also the blue-green color.Girl
210.TempestTurbulent: stormy.Girl
211.TeriAbbreviation of Teresa.Girl
212.TerianaAbbreviation of Teresa.Girl
213.TiannaShort form of Tatiana.Girl
214.TieshaAbbreviation of Leticia or Latisha.Girl
215.TiffanieVariant of the Greek name Theophania. It means manifestation of divinity.Girl
216.TiwesdaegBorn on TuesdayGirl
217.TomasinaVariant of Thomasina. It means twinGirl
218.TwylaWovenGirl
219.TynaRiverGirl
220.UldwynaSpecial friendGirl
221.UnaOne.Girl
222.ValerieStrong: valiant. Feminine of the Roman family clan name Valerius.Girl
223.VelouetteSoftGirl
224.VelvetSoftGirl
225.VirginiaChaste: virginal.Girl
226.VivianaEnchantress of Merlin.Girl
227.WallisFrom WalesGirl
228.WanettaPaleGirl
229.WannPaleGirl
230.WelcomeWelcomedGirl
231.WelsieFrom the westGirl
232.WelssFrom the westGirl
233.WendaComelyGirl
234.WendyLiterary name, which first appeal in James Banie’s Peter Pan.Girl
235.WesliaFeminine of Wesley.Girl
236.WhitleyWhite meadow.Girl
237.WhitneyFair island.Girl
238.WillaResoluteGirl
239.WillowSlender and graceful. It’s derived from the willow tree.Girl
240.WithypollTwig headGirl
241.XandraDefender of mankind. Feminine of Alexander.Girl
242.YeddaBeautiful voiceGirl
243.YettaGenerousGirl
244.ZabrinaForms of Sabrina. It means a princessGirl
245.ZadiePrincessGirl
246.ZandraDefender of mankind. It’s a feminine form of Alexander.Girl
247.ZavrinaForms of Sabrina. It means a princessGirl
248.ZelmaVariant of Selma. It means comely.Girl
249.ZerenitySerene or calm. A form of Serenity.Girl
250.ZinaWelcoming. A Variant of Xenia.Girl

We’re sure our list of British baby names for boys and girls will not disappoint you. Each of these names are beautiful and distinctive with pleasant sound and easy pronunciation. If there are any more British baby names for boys and girls you’d like to add to our list, let us know by commenting below. Don’t forget to check out our list of classic baby names too. We’re sure you’ll like it. 

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