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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
McCartney Boy Gaelic Son of Arthur
Meagher Boy French Thin, slender
Medora Girl English N/A
Meeskaela Girl Hebrew Who is like God?
Meg Girl Greek Pearl
Megan Girl Greek Pearl
Mel Both English Uncertain, possi...
Melbourne Boy English Middle stream; m...
Melia Girl Latin Rival; emulating
Melinda Girl English Blending of 'mel...
Meliora Girl Latin Better
Melise Girl Germanic Strong work
Melisent Girl Germanic Strong work
Melissa Girl Greek Honey-bee
Mellissa Girl Greek Honey-bee
Melody Girl Greek Melody
Melrose Boy English Bare moor, barre...
Melton Boy English Town in the midd...
Melville Boy French Bad town
Melvina Girl Gaelic Smooth brow
Melvyn Boy English Uncertain, possi...
Mena Girl Sanskrit Knowledgeable
Mercia Girl English Border people
Mercy Girl English Compassion
Meredith Both Welsh Great lord
Merideth Both Welsh Great lord
Meridian Both English Imaginary circle...
Meridith Girl Welsh Great lord
Meriel Girl Gaelic Bright as the sea
Meriwether Boy English One with a sunny...