6 Letter American Names

Here you can easily browse through 6 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 Abbott / Unisex Father,Preist; Father of Abbey
2 Acosta / Unisex -
3 Adkins / Unisex Son of Aiken; A variant of Adam
4 Adrian Boy from Hadria
5 Albert Boy noble and bright
6 Alexis Girl helper
7 Alfred Boy elf or magical counsel
8 Alicia Girl noble, exalted
9 Alisha Girl noble
10 Alison Girl noble, exalted
11 Alyssa Girl rational
12 Amanda Girl fit to be loved, lovable
13 Amelia Girl industrious, striving; work
14 Andrea Girl manly, virile
15 Andres Boy warrior
16 Andrew Boy manly, masculine
17 Angela Girl messenger; messenger of God
18 Angelo Boy messenger or messenger of God
19 Archer / Unisex An English bowman usually a surname
20 Arlene Girl pledge, promise
21 Arnold Boy eagle power
22 Arroyo / Unisex -
23 Arthur Boy bear or Thor, the eagle
24 Arturo Boy noble or courageous
25 Ashley Girl ash meadow
26 Atkins / Unisex Son of atkin
27 Atwood / Unisex -
28 Audrey Girl noble strength
29 Aurora Girl dawn
30 Austin Boy majestic
31 Bailey / Unisex An administrator or a manager; a Goddess
32 Barber / Unisex -
33 Barker / Unisex Shepherd
34 Barlow / Unisex -
35 Barnes / Unisex Near the Barns
36 Barron / Unisex -
37 Barton / Unisex Barley Farm
38 Baxter / Unisex A Baker
39 Becker / Unisex Living near a stream
40 Bender / Unisex -
41 Bennet / Unisex -
42 Bennie Boy son of the right hand or son of the south
43 Benson / Unisex Son Of Benjamin
44 Benton / Unisex -
45 Berger / Unisex Shepherd; To Help, Mountain Dweller
46 Bertha Girl bright, famous
47 Bessie Girl house; God's promise; God is my oath
48 Billie Girl -
49 Bishop / Unisex A Bishop
50 Blanca Girl white and pure
51 Bobbie Girl bright famous one; famously famous
52 Bolton / Unisex One who lives in an enclosure
53 Bonita Girl pretty
54 Bonner / Unisex A surname that means one of good bearing
55 Bonnie Girl fine, attractive, pretty
56 Booker / Unisex One who makes books
57 Bowers / Unisex -
58 Bowman / Unisex an archer (family name)
59 Branch / Unisex An extension, prolongment or addition
60 Brandi Girl A fiery light set up as a warning
61 Brandt / Unisex Living on a burnt clearing
62 Brandy Girl sword
63 Brenda Girl sword
64 Brewer / Unisex One who brews. A surname
65 Briggs / Unisex Hisvillage is near the bridge
66 Bright / Unisex -
67 Brooke Girl water, small stream
68 Brooks / Unisex He is like a brook
69 Bryant / Unisex He who ascends to hights
70 Burton / Unisex One who lives in glorious towns
71 Butler / Unisex A person whose job is to supply bottles
72 Cahill / Unisex A son of the battle ruler
73 Calvin Boy little bald one
74 Campos / Unisex -
75 Cannon / Unisex A man who is a Churches official
76 Carlos Boy Free man
77 Carmen Girl garden, orchard
78 Carney / Unisex A victorious champion
79 Carole Girl free man
80 Carrie Girl free man
81 Carson / Unisex A Scottish surname, unknown meaning
82 Carter / Unisex A person who uses a cart
83 Carver / Unisex An occupational name, meaning a wood carver
84 Cassie Girl A vain young woman
85 Castro / Unisex -
86 Chaney / Unisex An Oak Plant
87 Chavez / Unisex Dream maker; keys
88 Cherie Girl dear, darling
89 Cherry / Unisex Name derived from a fruit
90 Cheryl Girl cherry fruit; green gemstone
91 Childs / Unisex -
92 Church / Unisex -
93 Claire Girl bright, famous
94 Clarke / Unisex -
95 Claude Boy lame
96 Coffey / Unisex -
97 Conley / Unisex Hero; strongwilled, wise and idiolozed by all
98 Conner / Unisex Filled with desires and longings
99 Connie Girl -
100 Connor / Unisex A strong willed person, who is also wise
101 Conrad / Unisex -
102 Conway / Unisex The hound or gaint of the mountains or plains
103 Cooley / Unisex -
104 Cooper / Unisex -
105 Cortez / Unisex -
106 Cotton / Unisex -
107 Cramer / Unisex -
108 Crosby / Unisex Someone who resides by the sign of the cross
109 Curran / Unisex A dagger
110 Curtis / Unisex The one who is well-bred
111 Dailey / Unisex Collect together
112 Dalton / Unisex Farm; growth
113 Daniel / Unisex A Prophet
114 Darren Boy great
115 Darryl Boy A beloved, talented person
116 Davies / Unisex A prized individual
117 Dawson / Unisex -
118 Deanna Girl valley or church leader
119 Debbie Girl bee
120 Debora Girl bee
121 Decker / Unisex One who works as a carpenter; roofer
122 Deleon / Unisex -
123 Denise Girl follower of Dionysius
124 Dennis Boy Devotee Of Dionysos
125 Denton / Unisex Name of a town in the valley; green
126 Devine / Unisex -
127 Dianna Girl divine
128 Dianne Girl divine
129 Dickey / Unisex -
130 Dillon / Unisex A faithful and loyal friend of lightening
131 Dodson / Unisex A determined and pratical person by nature
132 Donald Boy A great chief who rules the world
133 Donnie Boy Form of Donn; one who is from underworld
134 Doreen Girl brooding or gilded
135 Dorsey / Unisex A dark colored individual; in need of freedom
136 Downey / Unisex -
137 Draper / Unisex A famous cloth draper
138 Dudley / Unisex They lead and organize; Dudda's cleaning
139 Dunbar / Unisex -
140 Duncan / Unisex Dark Warrior; they are filled with power
141 Dunham / Unisex A homestead on the top of hill
142 Dunlap / Unisex -
143 Durham / Unisex -
144 Dustin Boy brave warrior; dusty area
145 Dwayne Boy swarthy
146 Dwight Boy white or blond
147 Edmund Boy wealthy protector
148 Edward Boy wealthy guard
149 Eileen Girl hazelnut
150 Elaine Girl sun ray or shining light
151 Elliot / Unisex Jehovah is God
152 Elvira Girl foreign or true
153 Ernest Boy serious; battle to the death
154 Esther Girl star
155 Eugene Boy well-born, noble
156 Eunice Girl good victory
157 Evelyn Girl life
158 Farley / Unisex A man whose home is on the fern fields
159 Farmer / Unisex Occupational name
160 Felipe Boy A horse lover
161 Ferris / Unisex One who makes the best choices
162 Fields / Unisex -
163 Finley / Unisex A courageous soldier who is fair
164 Fisher / Unisex -
165 Flores / Unisex -
166 Forbes / Unisex -
167 Foster / Unisex -
168 Fowler / Unisex Hunter of wild birds or fowls
169 Franco / Unisex -
170 French / Unisex -
171 Fuller / Unisex The one who stitches clothes.
172 Fulton / Unisex Field near town
173 Gaines / Unisex Fraud or dishonesty.
174 Galvan / Unisex -
175 Gamble / Unisex Refers to an elderly person.
176 Garcia / Unisex Resembles as one of the animals, bear.
177 Garner / Unisex One who is the keeper of grain
178 Geneva Girl juniper tree
179 Gentry / Unisex The one who has high dignity by his birth.
180 George / Unisex -
181 Gerald Boy spear ruler
182 Gerard Boy Brave Spearman
183 Gibson / Unisex -
184 Ginger Girl pep or liveliness
185 Gladys Girl lame
186 Glenda Girl fair or good
187 Gloria Girl glory
188 Glover / Unisex -
189 Golden / Unisex -
190 Gordon / Unisex -
191 Gorman / Unisex -
192 Graham / Unisex -
193 Graves / Unisex -
194 Greene / Unisex -
195 Grimes / Unisex -
196 Groves / Unisex -
197 Guerra / Unisex -
198 Guzman / Unisex -
199 Haines / Unisex The variation of Hain
200 Hannah Girl favour, grace
201 Hansen / Unisex The son of Hans (The Yahweh is gracious)
202 Hanson / Unisex Son of Hans
203 Harden / Unisex Brave, hardy, a place name in West Yorkshire
204 Hardin / Unisex -
205 Harman / Unisex Grey man
206 Harmon / Unisex -
207 Harold Boy army ruler
208 Harper / Unisex -
209 Harris / Unisex A surname derive from Harry
210 Harvey / Unisex Warrior, soldier
211 Hawley / Unisex hedged meadow
212 Hayden / Unisex Heather-Grown hill
213 Haynes / Unisex A surname, meaning a hawthorn berry fields
214 Hebert / Unisex Glorious soldier
215 Hector Boy holding fast
216 Henson / Unisex -
217 Herman / Unisex Soldier, Army Personal
218 Hester / Unisex Star. Myrtle leaf
219 Hewitt / Unisex Little smart one
220 Hickey / Unisex -
221 Hilton / Unisex from the town or estate on the hill
222 Hinton / Unisex -
223 Hodges / Unisex -
224 Holden / Unisex -
225 Holder / Unisex -
226 Holman / Unisex Man from the Valley
227 Holmes / Unisex From an island
228 Hooper / Unisex One who makes hoops for barrels
229 Hoover / Unisex Germanic - Large farm
230 Hopper / Unisex -
231 Horton / Unisex -
232 Howard / Unisex He who is a defender on men
233 Howell / Unisex -
234 Hubert Boy bright heart
235 Hudson / Unisex English - Son of Hudd; Son of Hugh;
236 Hughes / Unisex -
237 Hunter / Unisex A person who hunts wildlife
238 Hurley / Unisex To be like a sea tide
239 Huston / Unisex -
240 Ibarra / Unisex -
241 Ingram / Unisex Ing's raven
242 Ingrid Girl Ing's Beauty
243 Isabel Girl God's promise
244 Ismael Boy God listens
245 Israel Boy God contends
246 Jackie / Unisex God is gracious
247 Jacobs / Unisex -
248 Janice Girl God is gracious
249 Janine Girl God is gracious
250 Jarvis / Unisex -
251 Javier Boy bright
252 Jeanne Girl God is gracious
253 Jennie Girl fair one
254 Jensen / Unisex -
255 Jeremy Boy Exalted by the Lord
256 Jerome Boy sacred name
257 Jessie Girl He sees
258 Jimmie Boy he who supplants
259 Joanna Girl God is gracious
260 Joanne Girl -
261 Johnny Boy God is gracious
262 Jordan Boy down-flowing
263 Joseph / Unisex -
264 Joshua Boy Yahweh is salvation
265 Juarez / Unisex -
266 Judith Girl Jewish woman
267 Julian Boy Jove's child
268 Julius Boy downy-bearded
269 Justin Boy just, upright, righteous
270 Kaiser / Unisex Emperor
271 Kaplan / Unisex -
272 Keenan / Unisex Acient, The Descendant of the Brave one
273 Keller / Unisex Little Champion
274 Kelley / Unisex Warrior
275 Kellie Girl war, lively, bright-headed
276 Kelsey Girl victorious ship
277 Kelvin Boy friend of ships
278 Kendra Girl greatest champion
279 Kenney / Unisex The name means Flame Born
280 Kinney / Unisex -
281 Knight / Unisex The name means a Knight
282 Kramer / Unisex Kramer is a Traveling Merchant
283 Krause / Unisex -
284 Krista Girl follower of Christ
285 Kristi Girl follower of Christ
286 Kristy Girl follower of Christ
287 Landry / Unisex The one who rules the land
288 Larkin / Unisex -
289 Larsen / Unisex One who achived a great Victory
290 Larson / Unisex Son of a victorious, triumphant man
291 Latoya Girl victorious one
292 Laurel Girl the bay or laurel plant
293 Lauren Girl the bay or laurel plant
294 Laurie Girl laurel or sweet bay tree; symbol of victory
295 Lawson / Unisex -
296 Leanne Girl to twine around
297 Lehman / Unisex -
298 Lesley Girl holly garden
299 Leslie Girl holly garden
300 Lester Boy from Leicester
301 Levine / Unisex -
302 Lillie Girl lily
303 Little / Unisex -
304 Lonnie Boy Noble person who is alwats ready for a battle
305 Loomis / Unisex -
306 Lorena Girl laurel
307 Louise Girl famous warrior
308 Lowell Boy young wolf
309 Lowery / Unisex -
310 Lozano / Unisex -
311 Luther Boy soldier of the people
312 Macias / Unisex -
313 MacKey / Unisex -
314 Madden / Unisex Puppies, small dogs
315 Maddox / Unisex A son of a big-hearted person
316 Maggie Girl pearl
317 Malone / Unisex One who is devoted to St. John
318 Manuel Boy God is among us
319 Marcia Girl dedicated to Mars
320 Marcos Boy dedicated to Mars
321 Marcus Boy dedicated to Mars
322 Margie Girl pearl
323 Marian Girl star of the sea and grace
324 Marina Girl from the sea
325 Marion Girl star of the sea
326 Marisa Girl of the sea
327 Marsha Girl Mars
328 Martha Girl the lady, the mistress
329 Martin Boy Servant Of Mars, God Of War
330 Marvin Boy sea friend
331 Massey / Unisex -
332 Mathew Boy gift of God
333 Mathis / Unisex One who is given by God
334 Mattie Girl lady; mistress of the house; mighty in battle
335 Maxine Girl greatest
336 McCabe / Unisex -
337 McCall / Unisex -
338 McCann / Unisex -
339 McGill / Unisex -
340 McGraw / Unisex -
341 McLean / Unisex -
342 McNeil / Unisex -
343 Medina / Unisex -
344 Meghan Girl pearl
345 Melody Girl music or song
346 Melton / Unisex -
347 Melvin Boy -
348 Mendez / Unisex -
349 Mercer / Unisex -
350 Meyers / Unisex -
351 Mickey Boy who resembles God?
352 Miguel Boy who is like unto Yaweh.
353 Miller / Unisex One who belongs or hails from the mills
354 Milton Boy mill town
355 Minnie Girl -
356 Miriam Girl wished for child
357 Molina / Unisex The lady belongs to the mill
358 Monica Girl solitary or to advise
359 Monroe / Unisex From the mouth of the Roe river of Ireland
360 Mooney / Unisex -
361 Moreno / Unisex -
362 Morgan / Unisex One who hails from the sea or around the sea
363 Morris / Unisex A dusky person, having dark skin
364 Morrow / Unisex A warrior who fights in the sea
365 Morton / Unisex One who is settled by the moor
366 Mosley / Unisex The family name for the Lords of a manor
367 Mullen / Unisex -
368 Muller / Unisex -
369 Muriel Girl sparkling or shining sea
370 Murphy / Unisex -
371 Murray / Unisex -
372 Myrtle Girl evergreen shrub
373 Nadine Girl hope
374 Nathan Boy he gave
375 Nellie Girl horn or sun ray
376 Nelson Boy Champion
377 Newell / Unisex The fresh gallery or room.
378 Newman / Unisex The new born child or the fresh one.
379 Newton / Unisex The newly established urban.
380 Nguyen / Unisex -
381 Nicole Girl Victory Of The People
382 Norman Boy northman
383 Norris / Unisex A warden or custodian.
384 Norton / Unisex -
385 O'Neal / Unisex -
386 O'Neil / Unisex -
387 Obrien / Unisex -
388 Oleson / Unisex -
389 Oliver / Unisex -
390 Olivia Girl olive tree
391 Oneill / Unisex -
392 Orozco / Unisex -
393 Ortega / Unisex -
394 Osborn / Unisex The warrior of God.
395 Palmer / Unisex A Palm tree belonging to the holy tree
396 Pamela Girl honey or all sweetness
397 Parish / Unisex Angelic; Fairy; God like
398 Parker / Unisex -
399 Patton / Unisex He belongs to warrior's town
400 Pearce / Unisex -
401 Peters / Unisex -
402 Phelps / Unisex One who is born to love horses
403 Philip Boy friend of horses
404 Pierce / Unisex Meaning a rock; variant of Peter
405 Pineda / Unisex -
406 Porter / Unisex One who guards the gates
407 Potter / Unisex One who makes storage and dringing vessels
408 Powell / Unisex -
409 Powers / Unisex One who is powerful, skillful, strong
410 Prince / Unisex -
411 Pruitt / Unisex -
412 Rachel Girl ewe
413 Rafael Boy god has healed
414 Ramiro Boy renowned counselor
415 Ramona Girl protecting hands
416 Ramsey / Unisex -
417 Rangel / Unisex -
418 Rankin / Unisex A small shield
419 Raquel Girl innocent
420 Reeves / Unisex A person whose job is being a steward
421 Regina Girl queen
422 Reilly / Unisex A rey as in an edible grain
423 Rhodes / Unisex A place where the roses grow
424 Rhonda Girl good lance
425 Rickey Boy powerful or peaceful leader
426 Riddle / Unisex -
427 Ritter / Unisex A knightly person
428 Rivera / Unisex -
429 Rivers / Unisex A word name, the plural of river
430 Robbie / Unisex bright fame
431 Robert Boy bright fame
432 Robles / Unisex -
433 Rodney Boy Roda's island; island near the clearing
434 Rogers / Unisex A holder of a renown spear
435 Roland Boy renowned land
436 Romero / Unisex -
437 Ronald Boy Counsel Rule
438 Ronnie Boy mountain of strength or ruler's counselor
439 Russel / Unisex A short, red person
440 Samuel Boy name of God
441 Sandra Girl Defender Of The People
442 Santos Boy the saints
443 Savage / Unisex -
444 Sawyer / Unisex Woodcutter An Occupational name
445 Sergio Boy servant, attendant
446 Sexton / Unisex A bodyguard or one who guards the church
447 Shafer / Unisex A handsome god Boy
448 Sharon Girl a fertile plain
449 Shawna Girl God is gracious
450 Sheila Girl blind
451 Shelby Girl willow or from the ledge estate
452 Shelia Girl heavenly
453 Shelly Girl ewe, female sheep; little rock; rest; sloped meadow
454 Sherri Girl a fertile plain
455 Sherry Girl dear
456 Sheryl Girl free man
457 Shultz / Unisex -
458 Sidney Boy wide meadow
459 Silvia Girl woods or forest
460 Simons / Unisex -
461 Slater / Unisex One who is a slate maker
462 Snider / Unisex -
463 Snyder / Unisex -
464 Sophia Girl wisdom
465 Sparks / Unisex -
466 Spears / Unisex -
467 Spence / Unisex A short form of spencer
468 Stacey Girl resurrection
469 Stacie Girl resurrection
470 Steele / Unisex -
471 Stella Girl star
472 Steven Boy Crown; Wreath
473 Stokes / Unisex -
474 Strong / Unisex A strong man, a man who has a lot of strenght
475 Stuart / Unisex Signifying caretaker or steward
476 Suarez / Unisex -
477 Susana Girl lily
478 Sutton / Unisex Southern town
479 Swartz / Unisex -
480 Sylvia Girl woods or forest
481 Tamara Girl date palm
482 Tammie Girl A form of tammy
483 Tanner / Unisex A leather worker.
484 Taylor / Unisex Tailor or To cut
485 Teresa Girl late summer
486 Thayer / Unisex French form of Taylor, a tailor
487 Thelma Girl will or volition
488 Thomas Boy twin
489 Torres / Unisex -
490 Tracey Girl warlike
491 Tracie Girl warlike
492 Travis Boy to cross over
493 Trevor Boy great settlement
494 Tricia Girl noble or patrician
495 Trisha Girl noble; patrician
496 Tucker / Unisex Fabric pleater An English Occupational name
497 Turner / Unisex Lathe worker
498 Tuttle / Unisex -
499 Tyrone Boy Owen's county
500 Valdez / Unisex -
501 Vargas / Unisex -
502 Vaughn / Unisex -
503 Vernon Boy alder grove
504 Vickie Girl victory
505 Victor Boy champion
506 Violet Girl purple
507 Virgil Boy -
508 Vivian Girl lively
509 Wagner / Unisex -
510 Walker / Unisex Cloth walker An English Occupational name
511 Waller / Unisex -
512 Walter / Unisex Army ruler
513 Walton / Unisex -
514 Warner / Unisex -
515 Warren / Unisex Park-keeper
516 Waters / Unisex -
517 Watson / Unisex Son of Watt
518 Weaver / Unisex -
519 Webber / Unisex -
520 Werner / Unisex -
521 Wesley Boy western meadow
522 Weston / Unisex From the western town
523 Whalen / Unisex -
524 Wilcox / Unisex -
525 Wilder / Unisex Word name or Last name
526 Willie Boy -
527 Willis / Unisex -
528 Wilson / Unisex Son of Will
529 Winter / Unisex Winter season
530 Wright / Unisex The wagon maker
531 Yvette Girl yew
532 Yvonne Girl Yew
533 Zamora / Unisex -
534 Zuniga / Unisex -

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