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25 Baby Boy Names That Mom And Dad Will Actually Agree On

Picking a baby name is a big deal and can become frustrating for many. Picking a baby name can cause some conflict between mom and dad for understandable reasons. Maybe mom wants a rare name while dad wants a name that is only one syllable.

If mom and dad are in the market for a boy name that both of them will agree on, we have you covered. We have names on this list that anyone will love. We have long names, short names, rare names, popular names, cool names and manly names.

We have narrowed down the names to the best of the best so that mom and dad have one less thing to fuss over. We also have included several middle name options for each name. We have names on this list that have super cool meaning such as strong-willed warrior and merciful. We have picked names that mom and dad can picture having for your little guy no matter what hair or eye color he will have. Trust us, parents-to-be will have a hard time deciding on just one of these awesome names!

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25 Silas

Silas, according to BabyCenter, means wood and is #122 in popularity for 2018. Not only will mom and dad fall in love with this name, but even the in-laws and the neighbors will love this name. This name is not overly used, which is a plus for a lot of parents. Silas Asher, Silas Easton, Silas Hunter, Silas Dominic, Silas Wyatt, and Silas Dean are first and middle name options that everyone will love. This is a name that looks adorable on a little guy but will grow perfectly with him as he becomes a hard working and loving man.

24 Joshua

Joshua is a name that not only will dad and mom love, but the grandparents will swoon over.  There is something about this name that makes everyone say "wow!" We love this name because it is manly and also comes with the super cute nickname, Josh! BabyCenter says that Joshua is #54 in popularity and means lord is salvation. If you are in the market for a biblical name, this is a great choice. Joshua Kane, Joshua Dalton, Joshua Cameron, Joshua Dale and Joshua Carter are some of the first and middle name options for this name that suit the name Joshua so well. We know your future Joshua will do great things in his life!

23 Duke

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Duke is a strong name that mom and dad will go ga-ga over. Duke means leader, and we know your future Duke will be a great leader. Whether he is the leader of the debate club or even our future president, he will do it well. Duke is #734 in popularity for 2018, which means that this name is super rare which is a great option for many parents. Duke Jameson, Duke Jacob, Duke Oliver, Duke Austin and Duke Winston are first and middle name ideas that mom and dad will love. If you are in the market for one syllable names that are strong and manly, this is a great choice.

22 Logan

Logan means small hallow, according to BabyCenter, and is #6 in popularity for 2018. Logan is a name that will add to or complete any family perfectly. Logan Pierce, Logan Phoenix, Logan Maxwell, Logan Isiah, Logan Charles and Logan Maddox are some of the many first and middle name options for this name. We love the name Logan because it is strong, manly, and also super cute! This name is fitting for any little guy no matter what hair or eye color he may have. This is a name that pairs well with just about any last name as well!

21 Oliver

Oliver is #3 in popularity, according to BabyCenter and means olive tree, according to NameBerry. This is a name that mom and dad will agree on immediately. This is an over popular name, but for good reasons. This name is super cute but manly at the same time. We foresee a future Oliver to be a great student who all of his teachers and classmates adore. Ollie is a nickname typically given to an Oliver, which we guarantee mom and dad will love too! Oliver Hugh, Oliver Atticus, Oliver James, Oliver Sean and Oliver Louis are first and middle name ideas we adore!

20 Ethan

Ethan means firm, safe and strong and is #8 in popularity for 2018. Ethan Harvey, Ethan Julian, Ethan Christopher, Ethan Killion, and Ethan Quinn are first and middle name options for this name that we know any parent will love. This is a perfect name if mom and dad are in the market for names that do not get shortened into nicknames! We think that a future Ethan will be spunky, wild, and super loving! This is a name that you just can’t go wrong with. Everyone will love this name choice and your future Ethan will appreciate this awesome name!

19 Gabriel

The name Gabriel is a strong name that will make mom and dad stop name searching immediately. Gabriel, according to BabyCenter means a hero of god, god is my strength, and devoted to god. If you are looking for biblical names, this is a great choice. Gabriel is #30 on BabyGaga’s popularity chart as we finish up 2018. Gabriel is a name that is often given the nickname Gabe, which we adore. Gabriel Matthew, Gabriel Christian, Gabriel Noah and Gabriel Caleb are some first and middle name picks that we think go perfectly with this name!

18 Eli

Eli is #47 on BabyGaga’s popularity list and means elevated, high, or my god. This is another great choice if you love names that have biblical ties, are short, and that are easy to spell. This name is super fun, and we think it is a perfect choice for any little guy. Eli Jameson, Eli Winston, Eli Paul, Eli Xander and Eli Austin are some of the first and name picks that we love. We foresee your future Eli to be a great athlete and also a great team player. This is a name that your future Eli will wear proudly!

17 Wyatt

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Wyatt is #26 on BabyCenter’s popularity list and means brave in war, according to NameBerry. This is a strong name that belongs to a confident, manly and free-spirited guy. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Wyatt are: Wyatt Reid, Wyatt Porter, Wyatt Pierce, Wyatt Donovan and Wyatt Hugh. This is a name that we think will look adorable on any little guy no matter what eye or hair color he will have. We know that your future Wyatt will add or complete your family perfectly! There is no going wrong with this name!

16 Timothy

Timothy is #214 in popularity, according to BabyCenter and means honoring god. This may currently be an uncommon name, but it is certainly not a new name. We love that this name can get shortened to Tim or Timmy. This name is manly but also really sweet at the same time. We know your future Timothy will be the class clown who everyone wants to be friends with. There will probably not be many Timothy’s in your son’s graduating class, which is a huge bonus for many parents when it comes to name picking. The name Timothy will wow mom and dad the second they hear it.

15 Carter

Carter is #11 on BabyGaga’s popularity chart, which makes this name very loved. This is a name that we think mom will love first, but dad will fall in love with it soon after. Carter Lee, Carter Easton, Carter Everett and Carter Owen are first and middle name options for this name that we love. Carter means transporter of goods by cart, according to NameBerry. We know that a future Carter will be a hard worker who will put his time and love into all of the relationships in his life. Carter is a great name to add to your family because it flows well with any other family member names.

14 Quinn

According to BabyCenter, Quinn means wise and is #315 in popularity for 2018. We love this name because it is short, sweet, easy to pronounce and easy to spell. Quinn is a name that will fit into just about any sibling group. We can picture your future Quinn playing soccer with his big brother Grayson or going to summer camp with his little brother Logan! Some of the first and middle name ideas for this name are: Quinn Adrian, Quinn Patrick, Quinn Laurence, Quinn Andrew, and Quinn Matthias. This is a name that mom, dad, and even big sister will adore!

13 Lincoln

BabyCenter tells us that Lincoln means lithe and is #40 in popularity for 2018. We love this name because is creative and cool sounding. We know your future Lincoln will be a loving son and a super fun big or little bro! Lincoln Garrett, Lincoln Elliot, Lincoln Xavier, Lincoln Daniel and Lincoln Felix are first and middle name ideas for this name that fit perfectly. Lincoln is a name that looks super cute on a little guy but grows great with him as he turns into a generous and kind man. This is a name that everyone adores!

12 Liam

Liam means strong willed warrior and protector, according to BabyGaga. At the moment, this name is #1 in popularity. If you do not mind overused names, this one is one of the best. Some first and middle name options for this name are: Liam Grant, Liam Michael, Liam Andrew, Liam Rhett and Liam Gabriel. This is a great name if you like names that do not usually come with nicknames. Liam is easy to spell, easy to pronounce and will be loved by everyone he meets. He may not be the only Liam in his Kindergarden class, but this name is so perfect that it doesn’t matter.

11 Grayson

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When dad and mom hear this name, they will want to stop their baby name searching. The name Grayson, according to BabyCenter means the son of the bailiff, according to NameBerry. BabyGaga tells us that Grayson is #20 in popularity so far in 2018. You can also spell this name Greyson or Gracen. We love this name because not only is it super manly but we adore the nickname Gray! We know that your future Grayson will be strong, sincere and an overall fun guy! Grayson Tyler, Grayson Wesley, Grayson Maddox and Grayson Eli are first and middle name ideas for this name that we love!

10 Milo

Milo is #160 on the popularity chart for 2018, according to BabyCenter. We love this name because it is super cute yet manly at the same time. NameBerry states that this name means soldier or merciful. This is a great name to choose if you want to expand your family because this name fits well with any other sibling names. Your future Milo will complete your beautiful family! Milo Anthony, Milo Idris, Milo Paul, Milo Nicholas and Milo Benjamin are first and middle name options that we adore for this name. We think a future Milo will be a giant sweetheart!

9 Rowan

The name Rowan means red, according to BabyCenter, and is #118 in popularity for 2018. We love this name because it is a strong name that stands out in a crowd. This is not an overused name, and we think that the name Rowan is perfect for any little guy. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Rowan are: Rowan Zane, Rowan Joel, Rowan Jude, Rowan Dax, Rowan Jude and Rowan Curtis. We know that your future Rowan will have a wild imagination and be a huge mommy’s boy! This is a name that you cannot go wrong with.

8 Jacob

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The name Jacob is #17 in popularity, and although it is super popular right now, it is certainly not a new name. This name means supplanter, according to BabyCenter and has biblical ties. If you are in the market for a popular or spiritual name, this is a great option. We also love that this name has the nickname Jake. Jacob Clark, Jacob Ashton, Jacob Elliot, Jacob Kyle and Jacob Lyle are some of the first and middle name options for this name. We love this name because it fits perfectly in any sibling group. Your future Jacob will love doing crafts with his big sister Madison or going fishing with his little brother James!

7 Brock

The name Brock means badger and is #722 in popularity, according to BabyCenter. This rare name is rugged, tough and strong. If you love one syllable names, this is a great option. This unique name does not usually get shortened into a nickname. We think this is a name that looks precious on a little boy but grows well with him as he transitions into a successful man. Brock Cole, Brock Gavin, Brock Parker and Brock Owen are first and middle name ideas for this name. We foresee a future Brock to be a silly, fun, and spunky little guy.

6 Noah

The name Noah is super popular right now, sitting at #2 in popularity for 2018. Noah is a Hebrew name that means comfort and rest. If you are in the market for biblical, classic or popular names, this is a great option. We foresee a future Noah to be witty, charming and a little bit of a daredevil! Some potential first and middle name ideas for this name are: Noah Alexander, Noah Everett, Noah Ryker and Noah James. The name Noah pairs well with any sibling names. Noah would be a super fun little brother to an Elizabeth or a sweet big brother to a Mason!

5 Kane

Kane is #370 on BabyGaga’s popularity list for 2018. Although this name is far from popular, mom and dad will be in love with this name. Kane is a name that is strong, manly and will fit any little guy perfectly. Kane means tribute or warrior. Kane can also be spelled Cane or Kain. Some first and middle name ideas for the name Kane are: Kane Harrison, Kane Ezekiel, Kane Bennet, Kane Dillion, and Kane Alexander. We think your future Kane will complete or add to your family perfectly. This is a name that your son’s teachers will love!

4 Cooper

Cooper means barrel maker according to BabyCenter and is #81 in popularity for 2018. Cooper Lucas, Cooper Blake, Cooper Reid, Cooper Anthony, Cooper Lance and Cooper Joel are first and middle name options for this name that dad and mom will both love. Cooper is a name that will fit a spunky little boy and grow well with him as he turns into a fun and hardworking man. Your future Cooper can be anything he sets his mind to- teacher, therapist, marine biologist or even a dancer! We love this name because it fits any last name and is easy to spell and pronounce.

3 Aiden

.BabyCenter tells us that Aiden is #10 in popularity, which makes this name loved by many. Aiden is the name of the Celtic sun god, meaning fiery. We know your little Aiden will be a wild, free-spirited and loving child. This is a name that will make mom say “aww” and dad say “wow!” Aiden Lucas, Aiden Victor, Aiden Reid, Aiden Henry and Aiden Isiah are first and middle name options for this name that we adore. We know your future Aiden will be loved by everyone he meets. This is a name that will add a lot of personality behind your soon-to-be little bundle of joy!

2 Sawyer

Sawyer is #93 in popularity for 2018, according to BabyCenter. Parents states that Sawyer means, woodworker. We love this name because it rolls off the tongue perfectly and will fit any little guy perfectly. This is a name that looks super cute on a little baby but ages perfectly with him as he grows into a sophisticated and loving man. We foresee your future Sawyer to be handsome, giving, and passionate about family. Sawyer Finn, Sawyer Liam, Sawyer Edward, Sawyer Wrenn and Sawyer Lawrence are first and middle name ideas for this name that we love.

1 Mason

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Mason is #4 on BabyGaga’s popularity chart, and we know that mom and dad will be in awe of this name. This name is super sweet but also rugged at the same time. This is a name that is easy to say, easy to spell, and easy to remember! NameBerry states that Mason means worker in stone. Mason is a great name to add into a sibling group. Your future Mason would love riding roller coasters with his sister Lilly or playing baseball with his brother Timothy! Mason Gray, Mason Davis, Mason Zachery, Mason Levi and Mason Anthony are first and middle name options that pair great with this name.

Sources: NameBerry, Baby Center

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