Bear is a wonderful boy's name of English origin that obviously comes from the huge mammal with a long snout and small round ears. Just like the animal, this name means strong and brave. Arguably, the adventurer called Bear Grylls is responsible for making this name so popular; however, not
many people have this name, which makes it perfect for parents looking for a unique name for their son.
Celebrity actresses Alicia Silverstone and Kate Winslet, as well as English singer Liam Payne, chose this adorable name for their sons. Elizabeth Bear Wishnevsky, an author, uses Bear as a pet name. Other notable celebrities with this name include Cree writer Glecia Bear and football player and coach Bear Bryant. Bear is unique and robust for a baby boy.