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The popularity of surnames as first names has been on the rise for decades for both boys and girls. Creative namers enjoy the familiarity that a surname carries, while also employing that twinge of the unexpected by placing it in a more surprising order. In our collections of surnames baby names, you’ll find both popular (Madison, Mackenzie, Cooper) and surprisingly fresh (Brannon, Ramsay, Trapper) surnames that make wickedly cool first names for kids. Each name page is complete with popularity information, pronunciations and accurate origin and meanings data along with historical tidbits and unique pop culture references. Check out our fab collection of surnames baby names.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Merrick Boy Welsh Moor
Merrill Both Gaelic Bright as the sea
Merritt Boy English Boundary gate; w...
Merryweather Boy English One with a sunny...
Merton Boy English Settlement by th...
Meyer Boy Hebrew He who illuminates
Milburn Boy English Mill stream
Miles Boy Germanic Uncertain, perha...
Milford Boy English Mill near the ford
Milhous Boy English House by the mil...
Milhouse Boy English House by the mil...
Millard Boy English Guardian of the ...
Miller Boy English Grinder of grain
Milton Boy English Settlement by th...
Mitchel Boy Hebrew Who is like God?
Mitchell Boy Hebrew Who is like God?
Mobley Boy English Meeting house cl...
Monet Boy French N/A
Monro Boy Gaelic Mouth of the Riv...
Monroe Boy Gaelic Mouth of the Riv...
Monserrat Girl Latin Rough or jagged ...
Montagu Boy French Pointed hill
Montague Boy French Pointed hill
Montana Both Latin Mountainous
Montel Boy French Little mountain
Montgomery Boy French Gomeric's hill; ...
Montserrat Girl Latin Rough or jagged ...
Moore Boy English Open land; bog
Morgan Both Welsh Uncertain, perha...
Mortimer Boy French Dead sea