150+ Asian Boy Names With Meanings

There are many beautiful Asian boy names.
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Asia is the world's largest continent and it is home to numerous countries, cultures, languages, and of course, Asian names.

Owing to the presence of people from diverse ethnic and linguistic backgrounds in the continent, there are hundreds and thousands of Asian baby boy names. These Asian baby boy names are both meaningful and cute.

In this blog, we'll take you on a journey through the major regions of Asia and tell you about more than 100 Asian boy names. From Siberia to China, to Japan to Korea and to India, we are going to cover Asian boy names from countless countries, so sit back and get scrolling.

If you love theses Asian boy names, for more take a look at the top 100 Japanese boy names for your baby and these Arabic boy names.

North Asian Boy Names

North Asia consists of the Russian-administered region of Siberia and, even though Siberia is a vast region, it's mostly uninhabited because of its harsh climate and wilderness. Despite its low population density, the region is home to people from various ethnic groups such as the Yakuts, the Buryats, the Shors, and the Tuvans, resulting in a wide variety of North Asian baby boy names. So, let's get things started with some North Asian boy names.

1. Ai-Moko (Shor origin), derived from the words Ai and Moko, which means "moon" and "strong man" respectively in the Shor language.

2. Alban (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "wonderful", "lovely", and "excellent".

3. Aldan (Yakut origin), meaning "comfort", "interest" and "passion".

4. Aldar (Buryat, Kalmyk, and Tuvan origins), a baby name meaning "fame", "glory", and "honor".

5. Aldin-Caa (Tuvan origin), meaning "golden bow".

6. Algyr (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "capable" and "tenacious".

7. Alip (Shor origin), a baby name meaning "hero".

8. Altin-Arig (Shor origin) meaning "clean" and "gold".

9. Aman (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "healthy", "hearty", and "strong".

10. Amgalan (Buryat origin) meaning "calm" and "peaceful".

11. Arbay (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "bush".

12. Archyn (Yakut origin), meaning "deliverer", "redeemer" and "savior".

13. Artis (Tuvan origin), a baby name meaning "juniper".

14. Arya (Buryat origin), meaning "holy".

15. Atalamy (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "creator of horses" or "deity".

16.Atyrdakh (Yakut origin), meaning "pitchfork".

17. Ay (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "the inventor".

18. Ayaal (Yakut origin), meaning "to invent".

19. Ayaan (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "journey".

20. Ayantay (Yakut origin), meaning "the further way".

21. Ayastaan (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "unbroken".

22. Ayatas (Yakut origin), meaning "true friend".

23. Aydarkhan (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "ruler".

24. Ay-Das (Tuvan origin), meaning "moon rock".

25. Ay-Demir (Tuvan origin), a baby name meaning "moon iron".

26. Aydyn (Tuvan origin), meaning "moonlight".

27. Aykhaal (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "joy".

28. Aynan (Yakut origin), meaning "travel".

29. Aytal (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "to choose" or "to create".

30. Azarga (Buryat origin), meaning "stallion".

31. Badeey (Yakut origin), a baby name derived from a Yakut folk hero's name who led the Kangalassky Yakuts as their first leader.

32. Badmazhap (Buryat origin), meaning "protected by lotus".

33. Bair (Buryat origin), meaning "happiness" and "joy".

34. Baldan (Buryat origin), a popular baby name meaning "powerful".

35. Balzhinima (Buryat origin), meaning "sun of prosperity" or "sun of happiness".

36. Barakhsan (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "defense", "favorite" and "security".

37. Barylan (Yakut origin), meaning "knowledge", "property" and "wealth".

38. Bayan (Buryat and Yakut origin), meaning "rich" in the Buryat language and "visitor with great wealth" in the Yakut language.

39. Bayanay (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "fisherman" and "hunter-trapper".

40. Baygay-Ool (Tuvan origin), meaning "bad boy".

41. Belek (Tuvan origin), a baby name meaning "gift".

42. Belek-Maa (Tuvan origin), a baby name meaning "little gift".

43. Belikto (Buryat origin), meaning "wisdom".

44. Bergen (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "accurate".

45. Bert (Yakut origin), meaning "valiant".

46. Biebey (Yakut origin), a  baby name meaning "honey".

47. Biyaman (Yakut origin), meaning "make wealth".

48. Bootur (Yakut origin), a baby name meaning "to protect the homeland and the people" and "the protector".

49. Brat-Ool (Tuvan origin), meaning "brother boy".

50. Bukha (Buryat origin), a baby name meaning "bull".

51. Buyan (Tuvan origin), meaning "joyful".

52. Cayan (Tuvan origin), a popular baby name meaning "scorpion".

53. Coygan-Ool (Tuvan origin), meaning "pine cone boy".

54. Dabaan (Yakut origin), meaning "aspiration" and "yearning".

55. Dalay-Ool (Tuvan origin), meaning "ocean boy".

56. Dashinima (Buryat origin), meaning "happy sun" or "lucky sun".

Asian baby names are quite popular in Western countries as well.

South Asian Boy Names

It's now time to turn our attention towards South Asian boy names, which comprise of Asian baby names from countries such as Afghanistan, India and Sri Lanka. These countries have wonderful baby boy names and we'll talk about these South Asian baby boy names and their meanings in this section.

57. Aarash (Afghan origin), meaning "the sun's first rays".

58. Aarav (Indian origin),  a popular baby name meaning "peaceful".

59. Abed (Afghan origin), meaning "adorer" and "worshipper".

60. Aditya (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "sun".

61. Ajith (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "invincible" and "victorious".

62. Asadi (Afghan origin), a popular baby name meaning "as strong as a lion".

63. Asanka (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "fearless".

64. Azaan (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "call for prayer".

65. Azfaar (Afghan origin), meaning "victory".

66. Azhar-ud-din (Afghan origin), a popular baby name meaning "most visible" and "one who explains religion".

67. Baddar (Afghan origin), meaning "punctual".

68. Badih (Afghan origin), a baby name meaning "creative".

69. Bahlul (Afghan origin), meaning "ever-smiling".

70. Balveer (Indian origin), a popular baby name meaning "powerful" or "immense strength".

71. Banduka (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "outstanding one".

72. Banjeet (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "the forest's victory".

73. Chanakya (Indian origin), meaning "bright".

74. Chathura (Sri Lankan origin), a popular baby name meaning "genius", "skillful", and "smart".

75. Darpan (Indian origin), meaning "mirror".

76. Ekansh (Indian origin), a popular baby name meaning "whole".

77. Erajh (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "morning light".

78. Faireh (Afghan origin), a baby name meaning "one who brings happiness".

79. Farhan (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "happy" and "joyful".

80. Farjaad (Afghan origin), a baby name meaning "eminent" and "excellent in learning".

81. Gagan (Indian origin), meaning "heaven" or "sky".

82. Girish (Indian origin), a popular baby name meaning "lord of the mountain".

83. Gulrez (Afghan origin), meaning "kind", "sensitive" and "soft".

84. Hardik (Indian origin), meaning "from the heart".

85. Harsh (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "joy" and "happiness".

86. Hitesh (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "everyone's well-wisher".

87. Inesh (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "king of kings".

88. Isaad (Afghan origin), meaning "a cooperative man".

89. Jabroot (Afghan origin), meaning "majestic" or "magnificent".

90. Jagdish (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "Lord of the universe".

91. Kalani (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "the heavens".

92. Laksh (Indian origin), meaning "goal" or "target".

93. Manbir (Indian origin), meaning "brave from the heart".

94. Manil (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "gem of a son".

95. Manura (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "good for mankind".

96. Mateen (Afghan origin), meaning "well mannered person".

97. Mukhtar (Afghan origin), a baby name meaning "the chosen one".

98. Om (Indian origin), a baby name derived from the mystic syllable considered sacred in both Buddhism and Hinduism.

99. Painda (Afghan origin), meaning "intelligent and wise man".

100. Parth (Indian origin), meaning "son of the earth".

101. Pediya (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "powerful and strong individual".

102. Ranbir (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "brave warrior".

103. Reyansh (Indian origin), meaning "ray of light".

104. Sanjeeva (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "living" or "reviving".

105. Shahmeer (Afghan origin), meaning "handsome".

106. Shalinka (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "modest one".

107. Shaurya (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "bravery".

108. Suranga (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "divine person".

109. Tabish (Afghan origin), meaning "warmth of brilliance".

110. Tanveer (Indian origin), meaning "physically brave and strong".

111. Tashfeen (Afghan origin), meaning "affectionate", "kind", and "sympathetic".

112. Theshana (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "gift of God".

113. Utkarsh (Indian origin), meaning "advancement".

114. Veer (Indian origin), meaning "heroic" and "powerful".

115. Vidu (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "learned".

116. Visvadinu (Sri Lankan origin), meaning "the winner of the universe".

117. Warinder (Indian origin), meaning "Lord of the oceans".

118. Yar (Afghan origin), meaning "friend".

119. Yash (Indian origin), a baby name meaning "reputation" and "glory".

120. Zadfar (Afghan origin), meaning "glorious birth".

121. Zaryan (Afghan origin), meaning "seeker of wealth".

Some of the Asian baby names are exciting.

West Asian Boy Names

Western Asia comprises of several regions with the Arabian Peninsula and the Levant being the most prominent ones. In this section, we'll check out some of the most captivating Asian baby names from Western Asia, which are mostly names for boys from Arabic and Persian origins.

122. Aaftab (Arabic origin), one of the popular Asian boy names meaning "sunlight".

123. Aahil (Persian origin), for an Asian boy who is "God's gift".

124. Abbas (Persian origin), one of the popular Asian boy names meaning "sober by nature" and "as brave as a lion".

125. Abeer (Arabic origin), meaning "rose's fragrance".

126. Abu (Persian origin), meaning "master".

127. Adib (Persian origin), meaning "scholarly" and "well-mannered".

128. Babak (Persian origin), meaning "small father".

129. Baht (Persian origin), meaning "innocent" and "pure".

130. Cairo (Arabic origin), meaning "victorious".

131. Camil (Arabic origin), for an Asian boy who is "complete" and "perfect".

132. Cyrus (Persian origin), derived from the name of the first King of Iran.

133. Cye (Persian origin), meaning "majestic" and "charming".

134. Dabeer (Persian origin), meaning "knowledgeable".

135. Daleel (Arabic origin), meaning "mentor" and "guide".

136. Daryush (Persian origin), meaning "wise man".

137. Ejaz (Arabic origin), one of the most popular Asian boy names meaning "filled with miracles" and "astonishment".

138. Emad (Persian origin), meaning "confident" and "supportive".

139. Eskander (Persian origin), meaning "bravery" and "strength".

140. Farooq (Arabic origin), one of the most popular Asian boy names meaning "the one who understands the difference between right and wrong".

141. Gamil (Arabic origin), meaning "good looking".

142. Haatim (Arabic origin), meaning "determined".

143. Habib (Persian origin), meaning "beloved".

144. Hafez (Persian origin), meaning "protector".

145. Haider (Arabic origin), one of the popular Asian boy names meaning "brave like a lion".

146. Ibrahim (Arabic origin), an Asian name meaning "father of many nations".

147. Javed (Persian origin), one of the most popular Asian boy names meaning "precious like a jewel" and "immortal".

East Asian Boy Names

In this last section, we'll turn our attention towards the countries of China, Japan, North Korea, and South Korea, which constitute East Asia. Here are some of the best Korean boy names along with Chinese and Japanese names for your baby boy.

148. Akihiko (Japanese origin), meaning "bright" and "intelligent".

149. Bao (Chinese origin), meaning "treasure".

150. Chang (Chinese origin), meaning "unhindered spirit".

151. Ha-jun (Korean origin), one of the most common Korean names meaning "talented" and "great".

152. Hiroshi (Japanese origin), meaning "generous".

153. Kai (Japanese origin), meaning "willow tree".

Kidadl has lots of great baby name articles to inspire you. If you liked our suggestions for Asian boy names, then why not take a look at these Vietnamese boy names for your baby? Or for something different, take a look at these preppy boy names.

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