8 Letter American Names

Here you can easily browse through 8 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 Ackerman / Unisex -
2 Adrienne Girl from Hadria
3 Albright / Unisex -
4 Alvarado / Unisex -
5 Andersen / Unisex -
6 Anderson / Unisex -
7 Angelica Girl angelic
8 Angelina Girl messenger of God
9 Atkinson / Unisex -
10 Bartlett / Unisex -
11 Bautista / Unisex Dipping in water; name for a bapist
12 Beatrice Girl voyager (through life); blessed
13 Benjamin Boy son of the south
14 Bradford / Unisex A person who hails from a broad ford
15 Bradshaw / Unisex A broad meadow, grassland or thicket
16 Brittany Girl from Brittany or Great Britain
17 Browning / Unisex -
18 Buchanan / Unisex Irish Gaelic - House of the canon
19 Calderon / Unisex An occupational name, meaning tinker
20 Caldwell / Unisex A man from the cold springs
21 Callahan / Unisex One with a light head
22 Campbell / Unisex She has a crooked mouth
23 Cantrell / Unisex Small bell
24 Cardenas / Unisex -
25 Carolina Girl free man
26 Caroline Girl free man
27 Carrillo / Unisex -
28 Castillo / Unisex -
29 Chambers / Unisex The one who is a servant
30 Chandler / Unisex A candle-maker and seller
31 Charlene Girl free man
32 Christie Girl follower of Christ
33 Clarence Boy one who lives near the River Clare
34 Clements / Unisex -
35 Clifford Boy cliff-side ford
36 Connelly / Unisex -
37 Copeland / Unisex A purchased land; a land that is bought
38 Costello / Unisex Son of Oisdealbhaigh
39 Courtney Girl domain of Curtius
40 Crawford / Unisex Ford where crows gather; From the Crow's Ford
41 Cristina Girl anointed, Christian
42 Cummings / Unisex -
43 Danielle Girl God is my Judge
44 Davidson / Unisex Son of David
45 Donnelly / Unisex They have great valour and are born chief
46 Douglass / Unisex A dark river or a stream
47 Driscoll / Unisex One who is a descendent of a messenger
48 Eldridge / Unisex A sage like faithful and wise advisor
49 Emmanuel Boy God is with us
50 Erickson / Unisex son of Erik; son of ruler.
51 Espinoza / Unisex -
52 Faulkner / Unisex A man who trains falcons
53 Ferguson / Unisex The son of the rock
54 Fernando Boy adventurer
55 Figueroa / Unisex -
56 Fletcher / Unisex A maker (and seller) of arrows
57 Florence Girl flowering or in bloom
58 Francine Girl from France
59 Franklin Boy free landholder
60 Friedman / Unisex The one who lives peacefully.
61 Gabriela Girl heroine of God
62 Gallegos / Unisex -
63 Galloway / Unisex One who is a foreigner; of another land
64 Garrison / Unisex -
65 Geoffrey Boy peace
66 Gertrude Girl strong spear
67 Gilberto Boy bright promise
68 Goldberg / Unisex -
69 Gonzales / Unisex -
70 Gonzalez / Unisex -
71 Goodrich / Unisex -
72 Graciela Girl favor; blessing
73 Gretchen Girl pearl
74 Griffith / Unisex -
75 Guerrero / Unisex -
76 Hamilton / Unisex mutilated, crooked and dun, hill
77 Harrison / Unisex son of Harry
78 Hastings / Unisex Lord Hastings, Shakespearean baby name
79 Hatfield / Unisex -
80 Hathaway / Unisex -
81 Holloway / Unisex -
82 Humphrey / Unisex calm fighter
83 Hutchins / Unisex -
84 Jacobson / Unisex A son of one who is protected by God
85 Jeanette Girl God is gracious
86 Jennifer Girl fair one
87 Jennings / Unisex Junior John or son of John.
88 Jeremiah Boy Yahweh will exalt
89 Johnston / Unisex -
90 Jonathan Boy Yahweh has given
91 Josefina Girl the Lord adds; Jehovah increases
92 Kathleen Girl pure
93 Kimberly Girl Cyneburg's field
94 Kristina Girl follower of Christ
95 Kristine Girl follower of Christ
96 Lawrence Boy from Laurentum
97 Lockwood / Unisex Describing someone who is from enclosed wood
98 Lorraine Girl from Lorraine
99 Madeline Girl woman from Magdala
100 Marcella Girl dedicated to Mars
101 Margaret Girl pearl
102 Marianne Girl Of The Sea Or Bitter
103 Marjorie Girl pearl
104 Marshall Boy caretaker of horses
105 Martinez / Unisex A person who is Combative
106 Matthews / Unisex -
107 McCarthy / Unisex -
108 McCclure / Unisex -
109 McDaniel / Unisex -
110 McDonald / Unisex -
111 McDowell / Unisex -
112 McFadden / Unisex -
113 McGinnis / Unisex -
114 McIntire / Unisex -
115 McIntosh / Unisex -
116 McIntyre / Unisex Son of a carpenter
117 McKenzie / Unisex The fair one
118 McKinney / Unisex The one that obeys
119 McKnight / Unisex -
120 McMillan / Unisex -
121 McMullen / Unisex -
122 McNamara / Unisex -
123 Melendez / Unisex -
124 Mercedes Girl mercies
125 Meredith Girl great and noted ruler
126 Michelle Girl who resembles God
127 Mitchell Boy The archangel who carry God's message
128 Mohammad Boy praiseworthy
129 Mohammed Boy praiseworthy
130 Morrison / Unisex Who belongs to the un-fertile land
131 Nicholas Boy people of victory
132 O'Conner / Unisex -
133 O'Connor / Unisex -
134 Patricia Girl Noble
135 Paulette Girl small
136 Petersen / Unisex -
137 Peterson / Unisex Name given to the son of peter
138 Phillips / Unisex A lover of horses; to love from the heart
139 Randolph Boy wolf shield
140 Rebbecca Girl to bind
141 Reginald Boy ruler's advisor
142 Reynolds / Unisex -
143 Richards / Unisex -
144 Richmond / Unisex A very wise and brainy portector
145 Roberson / Unisex -
146 Robinson / Unisex A son of the famous and bright man
147 Rochelle Girl little rock or rest
148 Roderick Boy famous power
149 Rosemary Girl dew of the sea
150 Salvador Boy savior
151 Samantha Girl God heard
152 Sandoval / Unisex -
153 Santiago Boy Saint James
154 Saunders / Unisex Son of Alexander
155 Schaefer / Unisex -
156 Schwartz / Unisex -
157 Shepherd / Unisex English occupational name
158 Sheppard / Unisex Surname, occupational name, shepherd
159 Sheridan / Unisex A seeker
160 Sherwood / Unisex A bright forest
161 Springer / Unisex A man who jumps, leaps
162 Stafford / Unisex One who is from the landing near the ford
163 Stefanie Girl crown
164 Stephens / Unisex -
165 Stratton / Unisex -
166 Sullivan / Unisex Having dark eyes
167 Terrance Boy Smooth
168 Terrence Boy From an ancient roman clan
169 Theodore Boy God's gift
170 Thompson / Unisex Son of thomas
171 Thornton / Unisex A thorn town
172 Tompkins / Unisex -
173 Townsend / Unisex A settlement at the end of town
174 Trujillo / Unisex -
175 Valencia / Unisex -
176 Veronica Girl true image
177 Victoria Girl victory
178 Virginia Girl maid, virgin
179 Washburn / Unisex -
180 Whitaker / Unisex -
181 Williams / Unisex -
182 Woodruff / Unisex -
183 Woodward / Unisex -

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