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English baby names are any names common to English speakers, and also names that derive from an English background. Our large list of English baby names is a perfect starting point for those looking for universally recognized names used within English speakers of the world (over a billion strong!). Our English baby names list contains popularity information, pronunciations and accurate origin and meanings data along with historical tidbits and unique pop culture references for each baby name. Choosing a baby name for your newborn is one of the most important decisions you will make for him or her. Make that choice an informed one by exploring our list of English baby names.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Watt Boy Germanic Ruler of the army
Watts Boy Germanic Ruler of the army
Waverley Both English Quaking aspen
Waverly Both English Quaking aspen
Weather Boy English Wether, (castrat...
Weaver Boy English Weaver; winding ...
Webb Boy English Weaver
Webbe Boy English Weaver
Webster Boy English Weaver
Welch Boy English Celt, foreigner
Weldon Boy English Spring hill or s...
Well Boy English Stream
Weller Boy English Stream
Welles Boy English Wealh's wood or ...
Wellesley Boy English Wealh's wood or ...
Wellington Boy English N/A
Wells Boy English Stream
Welsh Boy English Celt, foreigner
Wenda Girl Literary Friend
Wenham Boy English Homestead by a h...
Wenna Girl Cornish Possibly from "m...
Werth Boy English Enclosure
Wesley Boy English Western meadow
Weston Boy English West enclosure; ...
Whalen Boy English Descendant of Fa...
Whalley Boy English Hill wood; hill ...
Wharton Boy English Wfer settlement...
Wheaton Boy English Possibly 'wheat ...
Whelan Boy English Descendant of Fa...
Whistler Boy English Pipe player; one...