Top 100 Best 6 Letter Names

Rajnandini Roychoudhury
Feb 16, 2024 By Rajnandini Roychoudhury
Originally Published on Oct 30, 2020
Edited by Monisha Kochhar
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Short and sweet six-letter names are easy to sound and really unique too.

As a parent, you are bound to look for the best sounding name for your child. You want what is best for your baby and it starts with the naming process - the right name for the right personality.

A name be it two lettered, three-lettered, or six lettered and the like, should resonate with your baby's personality and complement their character. If you are seeking a good six lettered name for your child, this list of top 100 baby names is ideal.

We've also got 3-Letter Names and 4-Letter Names covered, so take a look!

6 Letter Names For Girls

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Your baby girl needs a great name to start her life. These short names can be a really sweet choice for your baby girl.

1. Amelia (Germanic origin) meaning "Work", one of the prettiest 6-letter girl names.

2. Ariana (Latin origin) meaning "Holy"; one of the most popular girl names with 6 letters.

3. Astrid (Scandinavian origin) meaning "Beautiful"; amongst the rarest 6-letter names.

4. Athena (Greek origin) meaning "One who is wise"; the name of the Greek Goddess Of Wisdom & War.

5. Aubree (French origin) meaning "Elf ruler" one of the fitting 6-letter girl names.

6. Audrey (Anglo-Saxon origin) meaning "strength"; one of the prettiest 6-letter girl names.

7. Aurora (Roman origin) meaning "Dawn"; one of the prettiest 6-letter girl names fit for a princess.

8. Autumn (Latin origin) meaning "fall"; a beautiful 6-letter name.

9. Avalyn(English origin) meaning "Beautiful Bird"; a beautiful six-letter name.

10 .Aviana (Latin origin) meaning "Birdlike"; one of the most pleasant-sounding 6-letter names.

11. Bailee (English origin) meaning "Bailiff"; amongst the popular 6-letter names.

12. Camila (Latin origin) meaning "Acolyte"; one of the prettiest baby girl names.

13. Claire (French origin) meaning "Clear"; a pretty common 6 letter girl name.

14. Eileen (Greek origin) meaning "Torch"; one of the most popular female names.

15. Eliana (Hebrew origin) means "My God is Jahwe"; a beautiful Hebrew name.

16. Elliot (English origin) meaning "The Lord Is My God"; a popular spiritual name.

17. Elodie (French origin) meaning "Riches"; a rare French name.

18. Eloise (French origin) meaning "Famous Warrior", a pretty six-letter name.

19. Emelia (Latin origin) meaning "Industrious"; one of the prettiest six-letter female names.

20. Emerie (German origin) meaning "Home strength"; a beautiful six-letter name for a girl.

21. Emilee (English origin) meaning "Excel"; a pleasant-sounding 6-letter name.

22. Emilia (Hebrew origin) meaning "To rival"; one of the popular feminine names.

23. Ensley (Scottish origin) meaning "Solitary clearing"; one of the uncommon female baby names.

24. Esther (Hebrew origin) meaning "Star"; one of the prettiest and common girl baby names.

25. Evanna (Greek origin) meaning "God is gracious"; a pleasing name with a nice meaning.

26. Evelyn (English origin) meaning "Wishing for a child"; a pretty feminine name.

27. Everly (English origin) meaning "From the boar meadow"; one of the rare baby names to give your child.

28. Fatima (Arabic origin) meaning "One who weans an infant"; a meaningful Arabic name.

29. Gianna (Italian origin) meaning "The Lord is gracious"; a beautiful spiritual name.

30. Gloria (Latin origin) meaning "Fame"; a famous six-letter name.

31. Gracie (English origin) meaning "Grace Of God"; a popular 6 letter name.

32. Hailey (Hebrew origin) meaning  "Dweller in the hay meadow".

33. Hannah (Hebrew origin) meaning "Favor"; a beautiful female Hebrew name.

34. Kaylee (English origin) meaning "Pure"; one of the pretty-sounding names ever.

35. Kimber (English origin) meaning "Bold kin"; a great nickname if you name your girl Kimberly.

36. Kimora (American origin) meaning "From The Golden Meadow"; a rare American baby name.

37. Nevaeh (Irish origin) meaning "Heaven"; a delightful name.

38. Olivia (Latin origin) meaning "Olive"; a pretty common name for a baby girl.

39. Sophia  (Greek origin) meaning "wise"; a common English name.

40. Stella (Latin origin) meaning "Star"; a beautiful feminine name.

41. Violet (English origin) meaning "Purple/Blue Flower"; a common but charming female name.

6 Letter Names For Boys

Searching for a meaningful name for your little boy? This list has many to choose from.

42. Adrian (Latin origin) meaning "Sea"; one of the popular boy names with 6 letters.

43. Andrew (Greek origin) meaning "Brave"; one of the famous baby boy names.

44. Ashton (English origin) meaning "ash tree town"; a popular 6 letter boy name.

45. August (Latin origin) meaning "Venerable"; one of the common but appealing 6 letter boy names.

46. Austin (Latin origin) meaning "Great"; one of the commonly used 6-letter boy names.

47. Bryson (Celtic origin) meaning  "The son of Brice"; a great name if the father is named Bryce.

48. Calvin (Latin origin) meaning "Bald"; a common but appealing 6-letter boy name.

49. Camden (English origin) meaning "From The Valley Of The Camps"; a rare and unique six-letter boy name.

50. Carlos (Spanish origin) meaning "Free Man"; amongst the popular six letter baby names.

51. Carson (English origin) meaning "Carr's son"; one of the pleasant six-letter boy names for your son.

52. Carter (English origin) meaning "One who transports goods by cart"; one of the most common 6 letter boy names.

53. Colton (English origin) meaning "Cole's Town"; one of the rare 6 letter boy names.

54. Connor (Irish origin) meaning"Lover of wolves"; amongst the commonly used baby names for boys.

55. Cooper (English origin) meaning "Maker and repairer of wooden vessels"; another common but great choice for 6 letter boy names.

56. Damian (Greek origin) meaning "To Tame"; a grim name with a lot of gravity.

57. Daniel (Hebrew origin) meaning"strength from God"; one of the most common Hebrew names.

58. Declan (Irish origin) meaning "Man of prayer"; one of the rare six-letter names for baby boys.

59. Easton (English origin) meaning "Enclosure"; one of the rare and habitational names for boys.

60. Elijah (Hebrew origin) meaning"Yahweh"; another great choice for a Hebrew name for baby boys with a spiritual name meaning.

61. Emmett (English origin) meaning"Entire"; one of the coolest names to give your little man.

62. George (Greek origin) meaning "Farmer"; another Greek occupational name for your boy.

63. Hudson (English origin) meaning "Son of Hudd"; a common male English name.

64. Hunter (English origin) meaning "One who hunts"; an intimidating name for a boy.

65. Isaiah (Hebrew origin) meaning "Salvation is in God"; a beautiful male Hebrew name.

66. Jasper (English origin) meaning "Treasurer"; a male name which is also the name of a precious stone.

67. Jaxson (English origin) meaning"Son of Jack"; a quirkier version of the name Jackson.

68. Jayden (Hebrew origin) meaning "to be Thankful"; a beautiful name for a baby boy.

69. Joseph (Hebrew origin) meaning "He will add"; a popular choice amongst Biblical names for sons.

70. Joshua (Hebrew origin) meaning "God is salvation"; another well-liked Biblical male name.

71. Josiah (Hebrew origin) meaning"Jehovah has healed", an uncommon but likeable spiritual name.

72. Julian (Latin origin) meaning "Youthful"; a well-liked sweet male name.

73. Justin (Latin origin) meaning "fair"; a charismatic and popular male name.

74. Kaiden (American origin) meaning "Fighter"; a handsome name for a handsome boy.

75. Kayden (Scottish origin) meaning"From the wetlands"; an uncommon but pleasing name for a baby boy.

76. Landon (English origin) meaning "long hill"; a very common and sought-after name for baby boys.

77. Maddox (English origin) meaning"fortunate"; one of the rare but currently well sought-after names for sons.

78. Nathan (Hebrew origin) meaning"Gift from God"; a common but beautiful male name for a baby boy.

79. Oliver (Latin origin) meaning"an olive tree"; a great name for a boy especially if you have a daughter named Olive.

80. Parker (English origin) meaning"park keeper"; a popular choice amongst baby names especially for Spiderman fans.

81. Robert (Germanic origin) meaning "Fame"; a very popular choice of name for a baby boy.

82. Samuel (Hebrew origin) meaning"God heard"; another sought after name for newborn sons.

83. Sawyer (English origin) meaning "One who saws"; although mostly used as a surname or a middle name, it will also sound unique as a first name.

84. Thomas (Aramaic origin) meaning"Leader"; an ambitious name for an infant son.

85. Waylon (English origin) meaning "Land By The Road"; an uncommon but unique name.

86. Wesley (Anglo-Norman origin) meaning"Western lea"; a quirky and edgy male name.

87. Weston (English origin) meaning "From The West Town"; a rare name for a boy.

88. Xander (Greek origin) meaning"a protector of men"; short name for Alexander.

6 Letter Gender-Neutral Names

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Many parents look for unisex names for their children. Here are a few 6-letter unisex names for your kid:

89. Averie (Germanic origin) meaning "Powerful elf"; one of the most common 6 letter names that start with 'a'.

90. Brooks (Scottish origin) meaning "Stream"; a pleasant-sounding 6 letter unisex name.

91. Finley (Scottish origin) meaning "fair"; a cute baby name.

92. Flavie (Roman origin) meaning "Blonde"; a perfect name for a baby with blonde hair.

93. Harper (Scottish origin) meaning "a player of Harp"; a famous name of an author.

94. Jordan (Hebrew origin) meaning "Descend"; a common and cool gender-neutral name.

95. Legend (English origin) meaning "History"; one of the rare names for babies. A great choice for a middle name as well.

96. Peyton (English origin) meaning "Fighting man's estate"; a powerful name.

97. Reagan (Gaelic origin) meaning "Sovereign, king"; an intimidating name for a future leader.

98. Skylar (American origin) meaning "Scholar"; a cool and pretty name.

99. Vivian (French origin) meaning "Alive"; a delightful name.

100. Willow (English origin) meaning "Slender"; one of the most charming six-letter names.

Kidadl has lots of great baby names articles to inspire you. If you liked our suggestions for 6-Letter Names then why not take a look at Lovely Long Names, or for something different take a look at Ferret Names For Your Pet.

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Written by Rajnandini Roychoudhury

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English, Master of Arts specializing in English

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Rajnandini RoychoudhuryBachelor of Arts specializing in English, Master of Arts specializing in English

With a Master of Arts in English, Rajnandini has pursued her passion for the arts and has become an experienced content writer. She has worked with companies such as Writer's Zone and has had her writing skills recognized by publications such as The Telegraph. Rajnandini is also trilingual and enjoys various hobbies such as music, movies, travel, philanthropy, writing her blog, and reading classic British literature. 

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