4 Letter American Names

Here you can easily browse through 4 letter American names. Names are presented alphabetically so scroll through them freely. By clicking on the name, you will be presented with more information about the name, such as its meaning, celebrities named with that name and also the name's origin.

# Name Gender Meaning
1 Abby Girl father of exaltation
2 Abel Boy breath
3 Adam Boy man
4 Aida Girl reward, present
5 Alan Boy little rock
6 Alex Boy man's defender, warrior
7 Alma Girl nourishing, kind; soul; young woman; learned
8 Ames / Unisex -
9 Andy Boy man or warrior
10 Anna Girl He (God) has favored me
11 Anne Girl Gracious, Merciful
12 Ball / Unisex -
13 Barb Girl foreign woman
14 Barr / Unisex Lawyer
15 Bass / Unisex Short, small, petit
16 Bean / Unisex -
17 Beck / Unisex The Brook
18 Bell / Unisex Beautiful, Fine looking, gorgeous
19 Berg / Unisex Mountain
20 Bert Boy Bright
21 Best / Unisex -
22 Beth Girl house
23 Bill Boy -
24 Bird / Unisex Unusual Nature Name
25 Bond / Unisex One who is a peasant who forks on a farm
26 Boyd / Unisex one with yellow hair
27 Brad Boy broad, wide
28 Bray / Unisex Border, or hillside
29 Bret Boy from Britanny or Britain
30 Buck / Unisex One lwho is like a deer, a male deer
31 Burk / Unisex -
32 Burt / Unisex One who found glory in the brightness
33 Bush / Unisex -
34 Byrd / Unisex A person who is like a bird
35 Cain / Unisex He who is good with the spear
36 Camp / Unisex -
37 Cara Girl beloved; friend
38 Carl Boy A mainly free man
39 Carr / Unisex One from the marsh
40 Cary / Unisex A man of the fortress
41 Case / Unisex He who brings peace to men
42 Chad Boy A saint; they protect and are defender
43 Chan / Unisex The gracious God
44 Chen / Unisex A great personality
45 Choi / Unisex -
46 Clay / Unisex -
47 Cobb / Unisex -
48 Cody Boy descendant of Cuidightheach
49 Cole / Unisex -
50 Cook / Unisex -
51 Coon / Unisex -
52 Cora Girl maiden
53 Cory Boy A pool that is foaming, fizzy or seething
54 Crow / Unisex The bird crow
55 Cruz / Unisex Another name of cross
56 Curt Boy Derived from court; courteous
57 Dale Boy valley
58 Daly / Unisex Together forever
59 Dana Girl from Denmark
60 Dave Boy beloved; son of David
61 Dawn Girl the first appearance of light or daybreak
62 Dean Boy valley; church official
63 Dena Girl valley
64 Diaz / Unisex -
65 Dick Boy Dominant ruler
66 Dina Girl decoration
67 Dodd / Unisex It is used to denote a lumpish person
68 Dora Girl gift
69 Doty / Unisex -
70 Doug Boy black river
71 Drew Boy wise
72 Duke / Unisex The royalty title used as nickname
73 Dunn / Unisex One who has dark complexion
74 Dyer / Unisex Name for the dyer of cloth
75 Earl Boy nobleman, warrior, prince
76 Eddy / Unisex A wealthy guardian; rich and friendly
77 Edna Girl pleasure
78 Ella Girl other or foreign
79 Elsa Girl God's promise or God is my oath
80 Emma Girl whole
81 Eric Boy Always Ruler
82 Erik Boy Always Ruler
83 Erin Girl Ireland
84 Evan Boy God is gracious; born of yew; youth
85 Faye Girl loyalty; belief
86 Fink / Unisex -
87 Finn / Unisex A 'fair' or 'white' person
88 Fish / Unisex -
89 Ford / Unisex A causeway along a river or stream
90 Fran Girl from France
91 Fred Boy Peaceful Ruler
92 Frey / Unisex Lord
93 Frye / Unisex Independent kernels or stones.
94 Funk / Unisex -
95 Gail Girl father of exaltation
96 Gale Girl father of exaltation
97 Gary Boy spear
98 Gene Boy well-born, noble
99 Gill / Unisex -
100 Gina Girl Queen
101 Glen Boy glen
102 Goff / Unisex -
103 Good / Unisex -
104 Gray / Unisex -
105 Greg Boy watchful or vigilant
106 Grey / Unisex -
107 Gwen Girl fair, white, blessed, or holy
108 Haas / Unisex -
109 Hahn / Unisex Roaster, Cock, conceited,
110 Hale / Unisex who lived in a corner, Robust
111 Hall / Unisex Kind, Forgiving
112 Hand / Unisex Worker
113 Hart / Unisex Strong, brave, stag
114 Hays / Unisex -
115 Head / Unisex -
116 Hess / Unisex -
117 Hill / Unisex Hill
118 Holt / Unisex a den or an area of woodland
119 Hood / Unisex -
120 Hope Girl expectation or belief
121 Horn / Unisex One who blows the horn during the battle
122 Howe / Unisex From the hill or ridge
123 Hoyt / Unisex -
124 Huff / Unisex -
125 Hugh Boy soul, mind, intellect
126 Hugo Boy intelligence
127 Hull / Unisex -
128 Hunt / Unisex One who is a hunter
129 Hurd / Unisex -
130 Hyde / Unisex One who hides
131 Inez Girl poor, pure, or chaste
132 Iris Girl rainbow
133 Irma Girl whole, universal
134 Ivan Boy God is gracious
135 Jack Boy God is gracious
136 Jake Boy -
137 Jana Girl God is gracious
138 Jane Girl God is gracious
139 Jean Girl God is gracious
140 Jeff Boy A short form of jefferson
141 Jeri Girl spear ruler
142 Jill Girl child of the gods
143 Joan Girl God is gracious
144 Jodi Girl -
145 Jody Girl Jehovah increases
146 Joel Boy Yahweh is God
147 Joey Boy Jehovah increases
148 John Boy Yahweh is gracious
149 Joni Girl God is gracious
150 Jose Boy -
151 Josh Boy Jehovah is salvation
152 Juan Boy God is gracious
153 Judy Girl praised
154 June Girl young
155 Kane / Unisex Fighter, Hero
156 Kara Girl beloved
157 Kari Girl free man
158 Karl Boy free man
159 Kate Girl pure
160 Katy Girl pure
161 Katz / Unisex -
162 Kemp / Unisex Warrior, Champion
163 Kent / Unisex the color White
164 Keri Girl fair, blessed poetry
165 Kern / Unisex Kermit means Son Of Dermot
166 Kerr / Unisex The name means Little dark
167 Khan / Unisex King, Ruler
168 King / Unisex The name King means Royal Ruler
169 Kirk / Unisex Church
170 Knox / Unisex Around the Hill
171 Koch / Unisex -
172 Kris Boy follower of Christ
173 Kuhn / Unisex -
174 Kurt Boy Courteous, polite; wolf
175 Kyle Boy narrow, straight
176 Lacy / Unisex -
177 Lake / Unisex Inland body of Water
178 Lamb / Unisex A person with a young mind
179 Lana Girl child
180 Lane / Unisex The one who comes from the long meadow
181 Lang / Unisex Surname describing tall people
182 Lara / Unisex A famous person who is notable to many
183 Leah Girl weary
184 Lena Girl torch
185 Leon Boy lion
186 Levy / Unisex One who is joined in faith
187 Lisa Girl God's promise
188 Lois Girl more desirable
189 Lola Girl sorrows
190 Long / Unisex A mythical creature, Dragon
191 Lora Girl laurel
192 Lord / Unisex A keeper of loaf
193 Lori Girl laurel
194 Love / Unisex Loved and loving person
195 Lowe / Unisex -
196 Loyd / Unisex A wise grey-haired man
197 Lucy Girl light
198 Luis Boy A fame searching warrior
199 Luke Boy from Lucania
200 Luna / Unisex Moon, one of the name of the Moon Goddes
201 Lupe Girl River of the Wolf
202 Lutz / Unisex He who found fame in the battle
203 Lyle Boy the island
204 Lynn Girl living near a lake, waterfall, or pool
205 Lyon / Unisex -
206 Mack / Unisex Celtic name, a son of
207 Mann / Unisex -
208 Marc Boy Warlike
209 Mark Boy Warlike
210 Mary Girl sea of bitterness
211 Matt Boy gift of God
212 Mayo / Unisex English name meaning field
213 Mays / Unisex A nature loving person
214 Mead / Unisex -
215 Mike Boy -
216 Mona Girl noble or aristocratic
217 Moon / Unisex One who enlightens the dark nights
218 Moor / Unisex -
219 Mora / Unisex A kind of berry, a mulberry fruit
220 More / Unisex One who pleases others
221 Moss / Unisex A person belongs to the peat land
222 Myer / Unisex -
223 Myra Girl myrrh
224 Nash / Unisex Belongs to the ash tree
225 Nate Boy God has given
226 Neal Boy Zealous, adoring, zealous, fervent.
227 Neff / Unisex The son of my siblings.
228 Neil Boy champion
229 Nell Girl shining light
230 Nick Boy Victory of the people
231 Nina Girl fire
232 Noel Boy Christmas
233 Nora Girl honor
234 Olga Girl blessed, holy, or successful
235 Omar Boy speaker
236 Owen Boy born of yew; youth
237 Pace / Unisex One who has a peaceful nature
238 Page / Unisex An attendant; a willful and wishful person
239 Park / Unisex A topographic name; one who lives near park
240 Paul / Unisex One who is humble and small
241 Peck / Unisex One who dwells near the peak
242 Pena / Unisex -
243 Pete Boy rock
244 Pham / Unisex -
245 Phil Boy horse lover
246 Pike / Unisex -
247 Pool / Unisex -
248 Pope / Unisex -
249 Post / Unisex -
250 Pugh / Unisex -
251 Raul Boy The councel of the wolves
252 Read / Unisex -
253 Reed / Unisex -
254 Reid / Unisex -
255 Rene Boy Reborn
256 Rice / Unisex -
257 Rich / Unisex -
258 Rick Boy Powerful; Brave ruler
259 Rios / Unisex -
260 Rita Girl pearl
261 Root / Unisex -
262 Rosa Girl rose
263 Rose Girl rose
264 Ross / Unisex A mighty, noble, strong horse
265 Roth / Unisex -
266 Rowe / Unisex A red-haired individual
267 Ruby Girl the red gemstone
268 Rudy Boy Famous wolf
269 Ruiz / Unisex -
270 Rush / Unisex An american name meaning red woman
271 Russ Boy little red
272 Ruth Girl friend
273 Ryan Boy king
274 Sara Girl princess
275 Saul Boy asked for, prayed for
276 Sean Boy God is gracious
277 Seth Boy placed
278 Shah / Unisex A surname meaning King
279 Shaw / Unisex Grove
280 Shay / Unisex Gift
281 Shea / Unisex An admirable man, from the fairy fortress
282 Sims / Unisex -
283 Snow / Unisex -
284 Sosa / Unisex -
285 Soto / Unisex He who is a forest grove
286 Stan Boy stony meadow
287 Swan / Unisex One who is like a swan
288 Tami Girl let people see benefit
289 Tara Girl star
290 Tate / Unisex Cheerful
291 Teri Girl late summer
292 Tina Girl Follower of Christ
293 Toby Boy Yahweh is good
294 Todd Boy fox
295 Toni Girl -
296 Tony Boy Priceless one
297 Tran / Unisex -
298 Troy Boy descendant of the footsoldier
299 Vega / Unisex -
300 Vera Girl faith or truth
301 Wade Boy able to go; river ford
302 Wall / Unisex -
303 Wang / Unisex -
304 Ward / Unisex -
305 Ware / Unisex -
306 Webb / Unisex -
307 West / Unisex -
308 Will Boy desiring peace, will helmet, or protection
309 Winn / Unisex -
310 Wise / Unisex -
311 Witt / Unisex -
312 Wolf / Unisex -
313 Wong / Unisex -
314 Wood / Unisex -
315 Yang / Unisex -
316 York / Unisex -
317 Zach Boy the Lord recalled

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