70 Filipino baby boy names for 2019

70 Filipino baby boy names for 2019

There’s a lot of Filipino baby boy names with wonderful meanings that you can choose from in naming your baby.

Still have no idea on what to name your baby boy? Take a look at these Filipino baby boy names and their meanings.

Filipino baby boy names

Naming your baby is one of the most exciting parts of being a new parent. The name you are going to give your baby will be a an important piece of his identity. Choosing a name requires a crucial decision-making process that sometimes needs research.

To help you, we came up with a list of Filipino baby boy names with their corresponding meanings.

  1. Adrian - a popular name meaning “sea” or “water.”
  2. Alon - a unique Filipino baby boy name which means "waves." Also a short form of Alfonzo and Alphonso.
  3. Antonio - a widely used and traditional baby boy name which means “worthy of praise and value.”
  4. Arnold - a name derived from an old German name that means eagle power.
  5. Bagwis - a unique Filipino baby boy name which means “long feather.”
  6. Bayani - an old Filipino baby boy name which means “hero.”
  7. Benjie - a Tagalog variant of the name Benjamin that means “son of the right hand, son of the south and son of luck.”
  8. Caesar/Cesar - derived from the Latin name Caesar which means “long-haired.”
  9. Carlo - a famous name with French origin that means “strong.”
  10. Christian - a popular baby boy name that means “follower of Christ.”
  11. Christopher - a popular baby boy name which means “carrier of Christ.”
  12. Crisanto - a traditional name which means “golden flower.”
  13. Dakila - a unique Filipino baby boy name that means “big and great.”
  14. Danilo - a traditional baby boy name and a Tagalog variant of the name Daniel that means “God is my judge.”
  15. Datu - a unique Filipino baby boy name that means “chief.”
  16. David - another popular baby boy name which means “beloved.”
  17. Diego - a traditional baby boy name which means “he who replaces.”
  18. Edward - a popular name which means “rich guard.”
  19. Efren - a Spanish variant of the name Ephraim which means “fertile and fruitful.”
  20. Erik/Eric - a popular baby boy name all over the world which means “eternal ruler” or “honorable king.”
  21. Gabriel - a popular name meaning “God is my strength.”
  22. Genesis - a Hebrew name which means “beginning.”
  23. Gian - an Italian name that means “God is gracious.”
  24. Gregory - comes from the Latin name Gregorious, that means “watchful or alert.”
  25. Hayden - an English name for baby boys, which is a variant of Haydn thatmeans “heathen.”
  26. Honesto - an old Filipino baby boy name that means “honest.”
  27. Homobono: - a unique Filipino baby boy name that comes from a Hispanic origin which means “good man.”
  28. Isagani - an old Filipino baby boy name that means “a rich, bountiful harvest.”
  29. Isaiah - another Hebrew name for Filipino baby boy that means, “Yahweh is salvation.”
  30. Isko - an old Filipino name that is also the shortened version of the name Francisco which means “free one.”
  31. Jejomar - a Filipino baby boy name that is a combination of the names Joseph and Mary.
  32. Jerome - another popular name that means “sacred name.
  33. Jomari - also combination of the names Joseph and Mary, the parents of Jesus.
  34. Jose - a traditional and popular name that means “He (God) will add.”
  35. Joselito - an old Filipino baby boy name and a variation of the name Joseph.
  36. Joseph - a Hebrew name that means “May Jehovah add increase.”
  37. Joshua - another popular baby boy name which means “Jehovah is generous”.
  38. Juan – a Spanish baby boy name which means “God is gracious.”
  39. Jun – a popular Filipino baby boy name and an abbreviation of the name Junior, which means the “younger version of his father.”
  40. Kevin - a name with Irish origin that means “birth of a kind, gentle and handsome.”
  41. Kidlat - a unique Filipino baby boy name which means “lightning.”
  42. Kyle - a baby boy name with Scottish origin which means “narrow, straight.”
  43. Lester - popular name with an English origin meaning “fortified place.”
  44. Luis - another popular baby boy name for Filipinos that came from an Spanish origin meaning “fame and warrior.”
  45. Luzvimindo - an old Filipino baby boy name that is the combination of Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
  46. Makisig - a unique Filipino baby boy name and perfect for every baby boy which means “handsome.”
  47. Magtanggol - another unique Filipino baby boy name which means “to defend.”
  48. Mark - a common name that means “consecrated to the god of war, Mars.”
  49. Mauricio - a name that means ‘dark skinned’.
  50. Melchor - a name which means “city of the king.”
  51. Nicholas - a name with Greek origin that means “victory of the people.”.
  52. Nimuel - a name which means “peace.”
  53. Norman - a popular baby boy name meaning “northman” or Viking.
  54. Omar - a Hebrew baby boy name meaning “eloquent.”
  55. Paul/Paulo - another common baby boy name for Pinoys that means “small, humble.”
  56. Restituto - a traditional name that means “put back or restore.”
  57. Rizal - named after Philippines' national hero José Rizal that also means “greening again.”
  58. Rodel - a name with French origin that means “famous ruler.”
  59. Rodrigo - an old baby boy name and a Spanish version of classic name Roderick that also means “famous ruler.”
  60. Rommel - a popular name that means “to make a noise.”
  61. Ronald - a popular name that means “advice” and “ruler.”
  62. Sherwin - a name of Persian origin, that means “eternalsoul” and “like a lion.”
  63. Steven/Stephen - a baby boy name with Latin origin meaning “crown” or “garland.”
  64. Tomas - a name meaning “twin.”
  65. Venancio - a baby boy name that means “hunting.”
  66. Vincent - a famous name derived from the Latin word vincere or “to conquer.”
  67. Vito - comes from the Latin word vita meaning “life.”
  68. Wilfred - an old English baby boy name which means “desiring peace.”
  69. Xander - a famous Filipino baby boy name derived from the name Alexander which means “defending men.”
  70. Zeus - the name of the Greek god of the sky and thunder.

Naming a baby is indeed very challenging but fun. You just need to choose what you think will best fit your baby. Hope this list of Filipino baby boy names will help you on your parenting journey.

 

Sources: Baby Names, EverydayKnow, BehindTheName

Also read: 70 beautiful Filipino names for your baby girl

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