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We’ve shared 30 of the most popular short and sweet boy names to choose for your little one in the gallery below …
Cool and modern, this popular boho name has Latin origins meaning ‘one’ or ‘expert’.
For a little name, Ari sure has a lot of meaning.
Ari means ‘lion’ in Hebrew, ‘brave’ in Armenian and ‘eagle’ in Old Norse.
This short and sweet unisex name means ‘from the Ash tree’ and is of English origin.
This sweet Viking-sounding name is commonly a boy’s name of Scandinavian origin meaning ‘father of peace’.
Another little name with a tonne of meaning.
Dan has biblical origins, as well as being a Slavic short form of Bogdan, an English short form of Daniel and a Chinese name!
A strong French name, Dax means ‘leader’.
Traditionally an Indian name derived from Sanskrit देव (deva) meaning ‘god’ this short and sweet name is also sometimes a nickname for the Irish names Devin and Devlin.
The name Eli means ‘ascension’ or ‘height’ in Hebrew.
This unusual nature name comes from the crafty wild animal, the Fox.
Gus is an English name, often the short form of Gustav, Angus, August, or Agustus and means ‘great’.
With Scottish origins, Ian means ‘God Is gracious’.
Jad is an Arabic name meaning ‘generous’ or ‘kind-hearted’.
This short and sweet nature name has avian connotations, but is also the short version of ‘J’ names like Jason, Jacob and Jayden.
A short form of ‘Jaxon’ or a perfect name for the son of someone named Jack!
This unisex three-letter name has Hawaiian origins meaning ‘sea’.
Another cute unisex name, Kit comes from the Greek word meaning ‘carrier of Christ’.
This sweet three-letter name is a unisex name of Hawaiian origin meaning ‘warrior’ or ‘brave one’.
This strong animal name has Italian origins and means ‘Lion’.
This cute name has Latin origins meaning ‘greatest’.
The short version of Oliver, Oil also has Germanic origins meaning ‘elf warrior’.
The name Pax means ‘peace’ and is of Latin origin.
In Sanskrit the meaning of the name Raj is ‘king’.
The name Rey means ‘king’ and is of Spanish origin.
The name Rex means ‘king’ and is of Latin origin.
The name Roy means ‘red’ and is of Scottish origin.
This cute unisex name is often the short version of Samuel or Samantha and is also thought to come from the Biblical name Shemu’el, which means ‘God has heard’.
The name Tan means ‘new’ and is of Vietnamese origin.
The name Taj means ‘crown’ and is of Arabic origin.
In modern Hebrew, the name Tom means ‘innocence’, ‘naivety’, ‘simplicity or ‘the end’.
Van is a boy’s name of Dutch origin meaning ‘of’.
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