Noah, Liam and Mason are the three most popular names for boys in 2014, as reported by the Social Security Administration. Other popular names include William, Matthew, Ethan and Alexander.
Although various publications list the top 100 baby names each year, Parenting Magazine lists the top 100 baby names on its website, according to statistics from the U.S. Social Security Administration. The top five boy names in 2013 were Noah, Liam, Jason, Mason and William, according to Parenting
Some good names for boys include Houston, Jeremiah, Brice, Trystan and Quinten. Some old-fashioned names that are becoming popular as of 2015 include Clyde, Frederick, Vincent, Edward and Asher.
Behind the Name is a website that specializes in compiling information about the meanings of names. Information about boy's name meanings can also be found on baby naming sites, such as Baby Center. In both cases, the user can search for a specific name and gender.
James L. Dalby's "Baby Names for Boys," Angelo Tropea's "Goldmine of Baby Names: Boys!" and A. J. Daniels' "500 Female and Male Names for Writers" are all books that provide lists of boy names. The websites NameBerry.com and RandomNames.com both offer alphabetical lists of boys' names, as well.
In 2014, the top five baby names for African-American boys in the United States were Anthony, Brandon, Caleb, Cameron and Christian. Some popular naming trends in this year included city names, last names and names based on nature.
Otis, Moose, Bertus, Fritz, Marlo and Shamus are the best boy dog names. Names can be chosen based on the color of his coat or to highlight a unique physical attribute.
According to Dog Time, some of the most popular names for boy dogs are: Max, Bailey, Charlie, Buddy, Rocky, Jake, Jack, Toby, Cody, Buster, Duke, Cooper, Riley, Harley, Bear, Tucker, Murphy, Lucky, Oliver, Sam, Oscar, Teddy, Winston, Sammy, Rusty, Shadow, Gizmo, Bentley, Zeus, Jackson, Baxter, Bandi
According to Magacy Magazine, as of 2014, the ten most popular dog names for male dogs are: Ace, Bailey, Boomer, Charlie, Finn, Gus, Max, Buddy, Sam and Trapper. Dogster Magazine notes that in 2013, the top male dog names were: Charlie, Max, Buddy, Rocky, Bailey, Jack, Cooper, Riley, Tobey and Bear.
Some good baby names for boys include Reid, Beckett, Finn, Lincoln and August. Some unique names for boys include Jax, Axel, Harley, Jett and Pierce. A few names inspired by celebrity baby names are Camden, Oliver and Otis.