What Are Some Unique Boy Names?


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Some unique boy names include Axel, Danish for "father of peace," Mekhi, meaning "who is like the Lord" and Duke, meaning a "ruler or nobleman." Some unique names inspired by celebrities are Bowie, Jagger and Maverick.

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What Are Some Unique Boy Names?
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Other unique boy names with a modern twist include Zane, which is the Hebrew version of the name John, Phoenix, Blaze, Jax and Maddox. Many of these have an x or a z, such as Nixon and Zeke. Examples of interesting names that are next-century names include the constellation-inspired Orion, Kace, Gunner, Slate and Kane. Some names are based in mythology or history, such as Solomon, Caspian, Darius and Constantine.

Unique names that are very masculine include Wilder, meaning "to cause to lose one's way," Harley and the Italian name Rocco, meaning "rest." A few others include Maximus, Ryker, Steel, Thorn and Titus. Boy names inspired by sports or gaming include Ace, Spike, Payton, Damon and Cassius. Interesting names inspired by American History include Wyatt, Everett, Rhett and Beckett.

A few names that are unique but also unisex are Ashton, Sage, Grey or Greyson, Hunter and Morgan. Examples of exotic, worldly names include the French names Hugo or Clement and the Italian names Dante, Drago and Enzo. A few others include the Irish names Killian, Keegan and Quinn and the Spanish names Javier and Felipe.

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