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Boy Names That Start With H

For baby boy names that start with the letter H, we’ve got hundreds of options, like Hayden, Heath, Henry, and Howard.

Henry

Considered powerful and traditional in Britain, and independent and folksy in the US, Henry is a timeless boys name that... Read more about Henry

Hayden

English: From the hedged valley; surname adapted to given name use

Teutonic Origin

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Harper

What used to be considered a boys name in the 1800s, Harper gained mainstream popularity when author Harper Lee published... Read more about Harper

Hunter

English: To hunt; an occupational name

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Harry

English: Familiar form of Herald or Henry; Harry Potter is the young wizard in the extremely popular series of children''s books by...

Scandinavian Origin

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Hugo

German: Variant of Hugh a thinker. See also Keegan.

Spanish Origin

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Hector

Greek: Steadfast; from Greek legend, a hero of Troy in the Trojan war

Latin Origin

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Harrison

English: Son of Harry; surname

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Hale

English: From the remote valley, healthy; an English surname and a Hawaiian variant of Harry

Hawaiian Origin

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Harold

English Origin

Norse: Army commander; Harald has been popular since the Vikings and was borne by several kings of Norway

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Heath

English: An open area of land covered by heather or the heather itself; a familiar form for Heathcliff and related names

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Hugh

English: Intelligent, thoughtful

German: Intelligent, thoughtful

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Harvey

English Origin

French: Eager for battle; based on the Old German name Herewig

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Holden

English: From the hollow in the valley; Holden Caulfield is the young, disillusioned main character of J.D. Salinger''s novel The...

Teutonic: Gracious

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Hamilton

English: From the proud town, estate; surname of one of the great families of Scotland

Scottish Origin

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Hank

English Origin

Teutonic: Rules his household; variant of Henry

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Herbert

French Origin

German: Illustrious warrior; a name introduced to Britain by the Normans

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Hannibal

Phoenician: Grace of God; name of a famous Carthaginian general who fought the Roman Empire and is remembered for his tactical genius...

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Hutchinson

English: Child of the hutch, child of the rural working class

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Horatio

Latin: Keeper of the hours; derived from the same root as Horace and a Roman surname, Horatio was adapted to given name use centuries...

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Hal

English: A familiar form usually for Henry but also for Halden, Hall, and related names

Norse Origin

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Hubert

German: Bright in spirit; Saint Hubert is the patron saint of hunters.

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Howie

English: Nichname for Howard, Howland and similar names

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Hawk

English: Hunting bird; When this name was created, hunting with hawks was considered an aristocratic sport.

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Hudson

Hudson is an Old English surname—literally meaning "son of Hudd"—that's enjoyed a heightened popularity as a strong boy's... Read more about Hudson

Howard

English: High watchman, noble watchman; an English surname of a historically powerful family

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Hadley

English: From the heath or heather-covered meadow; a surname

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Hussein

Arabic: Good, handsome; The founder of Shiite Islam was named Hussein.

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Hawthorne

English: Shrub related to the apple family, known for its pink and white flowers and its red fruit

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Harley

English: From the hare''s meadow; Harley is a surname associated with the famous Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Traditionally a boys''...

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