Some contemporary, modern names for baby boys include Jax, Dex, Xander, Zayden, Axel, Lazer and Exton, according to Fit Pregnancy. Others include Zion, Maddox and Zane. Names that include an "x" or "z" are very popular, as of 2015.
Some unique modern names for boys include Tate, Wyatt, Kellen, Colton, Kai and Gage, states The Bump. Others include Quentin, Brody, Ryker and Grayson. Some of the most popular names for baby boys include Noah, Mason and Liam. Others include Gannon, Bodie and Bode.
Other names that have a unique and modern sound include Coen, Anakin, Rowen, Dash and Hendrixx. Others names include Henrik, Finnley, Langston and Ronin. Maddux, Dimitri, Khalid, Milan and Chevy are also popular modern names.
The Social Security Administration offers lists of baby names by popularity and includes a list of names that increased in popularity between reporting years. Some of the most popular names that increased in popularity between 2013 and 2014 include Crew, Nikolai, Benson, Raiden, Dilan, Brooks and Remington. Others include Enzo, Prince, Kash, Wilson, Beckett, Atticus, Noe and Adrial. Ezra, Jameson, Roman, Brentley, Omari, Leonard and Jadiel are also increasing in popularity. Some modern names that remain equally as popular from year to year, according to the SSA, include Gino, Dayton, Esteban, Dalton, Chase, Jaxon and Kason.