For all expectant mothers, choosing a name for their baby boy can be a difficult decision. And while some parents prefer to use a conventional and timeless approach, it is undeniable that contemporary and modern names have been very popular over the past year. These contemporary and original baby boy names from MomJunction will help your little man stand out from the crowd.
Though primarily a boy’s name, it’s variations have been used for girls as well. Agustin is a name of Spanish and Latin origin and translates to ‘the exalted one’.
Aahil is an Arabic name that means emperor, leader, or great king. It has multiple variations such as Ahil and Ahel, to name a few.
Originally an Arabic name, Aashir also falls under Indian and Hebrew names. This monicker has multiple meanings to it such as wealthy, happy, blessed, and living.
Brantley is another baby boy name if you are looking for gender-neutral picks for your little one. It’s a combination of the two names, Branta and Lee, and means fiery torch.
This English-American moniker is perfect for both the genders. Maverick means independently minded and dates back to a Texas politician and singer named Samuel Augustus Maverick.
This Hebrew name is a perfect pick for your baby boy. Caleb has multiple meanings. It means brave, whole-hearted, bold, and faithful, like a dog. Caleb also means dog in Hebrew.
Elias is a name of Hebrew origin which means Jehovah is God. It is also gender-neutral, so feel free to add it to your list of baby names if you are yet to find the gender of your baby.
A variant of the moniker Aden; the name with an X, Xayden means good looking. This name with a modern twist is perfect for your little one.s also a name of Indian origin which means victory. It is a popular name among celebrities as well.
Popularized by the Twilight fictional character, Edward Cullen, this name is a great pick for your little man. Vampire or not, Cullen means handsome and good looking. We can’t find any reason not to pick Cullen for your handsome devil.