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100 Baby Boy Names That Start With “A”

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by Rebecca Jacobs

Certified Holistic Nutrition Consultant

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Whether you are pregnant with a baby boy or are waiting to find out the gender until the day your bundle of joy arrives, picking out a name is one of the most exciting parts of pregnancy. I mean, it’s a huge deal! It’s the name your little one will have throughout their whole life (no pressure). But, with the excitement can also come some stress around selecting a name. Maybe you have family name traditions or maybe you want to go with something a little out of the ordinary. No matter what the case, exploring some baby names is a great way to feel out what you… Read More

Whether you are pregnant with a baby boy or are waiting to find out the gender until the day your bundle of joy arrives, picking out a name is one of the most exciting parts of pregnancy. I mean, it’s a huge deal! It’s the name your little one will have throughout their whole life (no pressure).

But, with the excitement can also come some stress around selecting a name. Maybe you have family name traditions or maybe you want to go with something a little out of the ordinary. No matter what the case, exploring some baby names is a great way to feel out what you think has a nice ring to it.

Baby Boy Names That Begin With “A”

We did some searching around to find some of the most popular boy names that start with the letter A, and Nameberry has these names ranked as trending this year (2020).

  1. Asher
  2. Atticus
  3. Aarav
  4. Archer
  5. Aaron
  6. Axel
  7. Aryan
  8. Atlas
  9. Archie
  10. Arthur

There are plenty of other options too, including some other popular, and some not as popular choices:

  1. Abbott
  2. Abe
  3. Abel
  4. Abraham
  5. Abram
  6. Acacius
  7. Ace
  8. Achilles
  9. Adam
  10. Aden
  11. Adler
  12. Adrian
  13. Aidan
  14. Aiden
  15. Alan
  16. Albus
  17. Alden
  18. Alder
  19. Alec
  20. Alessandro
  21. Alex
  22. Alexander
  23. Alexandre
  24. Alfie
  25. Alfonso
  26. Alfred
  27. Akiro
  28. Alban
  29. Allen
  30. Allister
  31. Alton
  32. Alvin
  33. Alvis
  34. Amar
  35. Ameer
  36. Amen
  37. Amos
  38. Amsterdam
  39. Anders
  40. Anderson
  41. Andreas
  42. Andres
  43. Andrew
  44. Angelico
  45. Angelo
  46. Angus
  47. Anthony
  48. Anton
  49. Antonio
  50. Apollo
  51. Arbor
  52. Argo
  53. Arian
  54. Aries
  55. Aristotle
  56. Arlo
  57. Armand
  58. Armando
  59. Armstrong
  60. Arnold
  61. Arrington
  62. Arrow
  63. Arsenio
  64. Art
  65. Arvin
  66. Ash
  67. Ashe
  68. Ashford
  69. Ashur
  70. Ashton
  71. Aslan
  72. Aston
  73. Astro
  74. Atwood
  75. Aubin
  76. August
  77. Augusten
  78. Augustus
  79. Aurelio
  80. Aurelius
  81. Austen
  82. Austin
  83. Austyn
  84. Axe
  85. Ayan
  86. Aydan
  87. Aydin
  88. Aziel
  89. Aziz
  90. Azlan

With so many unique and fun options to choose from, which one stands out to you? Do you have a little one whose name begins with the letter A or are you expecting and are deep into the name selection journey?

In need of some more baby name inspiration? Check out some of our other baby name lists like baby names inspired by books, gender-neutral names, and names for future world changers.