Baby Names

The beautiful journey of 40 weeks is in its final stretch. You are in the last few weeks of your third trimester and the countdown to hold your baby in your arms has begun. The first time your baby opens its eyes, you are surely going to fall in love with her. It is love at first sight! One of the first few things you will be doing for your baby is finding her a perfect name. The final few weeks of your pregnancy is the perfect time to start hunting for baby names for your little one.

While choosing from a plethora of baby names, it is advisable that your partner and you decide on an alphabet first. After much discussion, say you’ve both chosen the alphabet ‘A’. You will soon be on the lookout for names starting with A. The process of choosing a name with A for your baby requires a team effort. So naturally not just you two parents but even your families can get involved in this bonding exercise to choose the perfect name for your little one. People in your circle will pitch in with their ideas for baby names and try to help you out. But in the end, the decision is yours. It is important that you choose a name that you resonate with and absolutely adore. Whether you opt for a modern name for your baby or a more traditional one, it is important to take your time. The name you give your baby is going to stay with her forever. The process of naming your little one can be a little scary at first, but equally exciting. But don’t worry, we are here guide you through this name-finding mission, and help you find the perfect name for your little one. Here is a list of A names for girls and boys, which can be your starting point while choosing a name. The list comes with meanings, to help you choose faster. Keep on reading to find a name that you will fall in love with for your little one.

Baby Girl Names with A and their meanings:

NameMeaning
AabhaSovereignty
AabidahWorshipper
AadarshaIdol; Mentor; With an ideology
AadhyaThe beginning, another name for Goddess Durga
AadvikaUnique
AaeeshaRight hand yana - he answers
AafreenEncouragement
AahanaFirst rays of sun
AakankshaName Of The Angel
AakritiCelestial Swan
AakrutiForm Or Appearance
AaliyahIlluminated
AaminahResembling the jasmine flower
AamirahJasmine flower
AanchalProtective Shelter
AaqilahFlower
AaradhyaApple
AaraviPeace
AariannaHoly person
AarushiBeautiful
AarviSage-Like King
AarzooWish
AashayFull of life
AasimahViolet
AasthaFaith
AatifaDove
AatishaFireworks
AavihshkaAltruism
AayushiLong Life
AazminA star
AbbieJoy of father
AbbigaleRosebud
AbhaFriendship
AbhilashaAmbition, Desire
AbhiroopaBeautiful woman
AbhiruchiBeautiful
AbhirupaBeautiful
AbhisarikaAn "Old Testament" name meaning "my father is joyful".
AbiyaBrilliant or Splendid
AbrilNarayani, As Per Sanskrit Language, Is The Consort Of Lord Narayan
AchalPeace
AdahFrom the Hebrew meaning "decorated or ornament".
AddenPoem
AddriannaFrom Adria
AdelaideLoving
AdelleTreasure
AdenaWealth
AdhiraOrnament, Something beautiful
AdiraLord Rama
AditiBoundless
Adiya Splendour
AdriaThe name is derived from Sanskrit word "Niketan" meaning 'abode','the earth'. The name also has Greek origin meaning "victorious".
AdrianaEarth, Victorious, Unconquerable
AdriannaBlue Sky
AdrianneThe name comes from Sanskrit literature meaning 'destiny'. The name also means 'fixed or determined', 'measured'.
AdvaitaUnique
Adwita'matchless'
AfreenBeauty
AgnesFire
AgrimaMeaning
AgyeyaThe Name Means 'Blessed Person', 'Grace Of God' And 'Brilliant'.
AhanaImmortal, inner light
AhilyaOne Who Is Noble And Honored
AidaPure
AishaBrave
AishwaryaA Dynamic Person
AkanshaSwift
AkshitaDifferent
AlanaPrecious
AlbertaOne who is peaceful / one with wishes and dreams
AlenaFrom the oak tree
AleshaServant Of The Guide To Right Path
AlexandriaServant of god
AliaServant Of The Provider
AliceDaughter of the earth
AliciaOrnament or beautiful addition to the family
AlishaForm of the Old French Adelais or from the Germanic Adelheidis or meaning 'noble' and 'light'.
AlizaA Hebrew name or meaning "joyous" or "exulted".
AlleciaOrnament
AllyssaA semiprecious stone
AlpaGreat Charioteer
AlyshaA dream or vision or an inspiration
AlyshiaFights of possession
AlyssonProtect
AmanaFragrance
AmandaRock
AmaniThe mixture of the smell of the petals of Rose and Sundal
AmbalikaSurrounded By Heroes , A Commander
AmbikaLuck
AmbreThe one who is a jewel-quality resin with a warm honey shade and is forever
AmeenahGenius
AmeeraHail, Mail
AmeliaThe one who is industrious, hardworking and fertile
AmelieA mighty hard working defender
AmirahPrincess
AmitaInfinite
AmreenPious, good luck
AmritaImmortality
AmrutaNon-Duality
AmyDefending men
AnabelleDefending men
AnaghaDestroyer Of Sins
AnamikaDestroyer Of Sin
AnamitraQuiet, Soundless
AnanditaFriend Of Fire
AnanyaConqueror Of The Serpent
AnasuyaFree From Envy And Jealousy
AnayaCompletely Free
AnchalOne Who Rides A Chariot
AnchitaGreat And Soft Mind In Life.
AneezahCovered with soil or dust
AngadaEternal Fame
AngarikaInvincible , Unconquerable
AngelinaOne who is noble / one who is beautiful and bright
AngelineThey are the messengers as well as the angels of God sent from heaven
AngellicaThe highest , greatest , excellent , noble
AnindithaAttractive
AnisahChaste, modest
AnishaContinuous
AnitaGraceful
AnjaliOf Limitless Attributes. A Name For Lord Shiva
Anjum'Health', free from illness and grief
AnjushreeFaultless, Flawless, Also Name Of A River
AnkitaLock Of Curly Hair, Small Girl
AnnaJoyous
AnnabelleIllumination
AnneNoble or kind
AnnemarieRational one
AnnieAn English pet form of Anna or from the Hebrew hanna or meaning "grace".
AnoushaDust-coloured
AnshulaChild Of The Moon
AntaraImmortal
AnujaCloud
AnulataBorn From Lotus (Goddess Lakshmi)
AnulekhaOne Who Is Invaluable
AnumStanding tall like a mountain, ability to withstand all that is thrashed upon it
AnupamaBoundless
AnuprabhaOne Who Is Honest Or Truthful
AnuradhaOcean
AnushaHymns Sang In Praise Of God With Lamp In Hand
AnusuyaLimitless Brightness
AparajitaHappiness
ApekshaExpectations
AqeelaShine like a star
AradhanaNectar
AratiSun Like Person In Aryans
ArchanaAtom
ArchitaPriceless
AriaA piece of music sung in an opera
ArielleNectar
ArleneOath
ArletteArchangel or angel
ArpanaDedicated
ArundhatiOne Who Is Not Restrained
ArunimaGift , Donation
AshaGrace , Variety
AshavariSpirit of the heavens
AsheeyanaVirtuous
AshleeAsh meadow
AshleenDream
AshleshaDear To Ones Heart
AshwiniRay Of Light
AsifaBeautiful
AsijaRadiant
AsimaWise
AsitaGlowing, Luminous
AsiyaBeautiful sunshine
AsiyahPretty
AsleshaThe Name Means 'Brilliant, Luminous' In Sanskrit.
AsmitaA Notation In Indian Music
AsthaSpace
AtmajaBrightness
AtreyiPretty
AubreeAn elf ruler
AudreyA flourishing man or of an ancient roman family
AugustineLife
AustenAltar of heaven
AvaniMost Beautiful
AvantiUndefeated Or Name Of A Flower
AvantikaGift Of Badri
AvleenRay Of Light
AvniGod Of Jewels ( Kuber)
AvrilThe name Aria has roots in several languages – it means ‘air’ in Italian, ‘lioness’ in Aramaic and Hebrew. The name is also connected with the Sanskrit and Persian word Arya (آریـــا), meaning ‘noble and honourable’.
Avyukta6th Nakshatra
AydennPledge
AyushiLong Life

Baby Boy Names with A and their meanings:

NameMeaning
AabheerA cow herd
AabidStrength of god
AachmanIntake of a sip of water before a Yagya, Puja
AadabHope and need
AadamyaOn one’s own (Apne dam par)
AadarshIdeal or perfect
AadeshCommand
AadeshwarSouth Indian name that means God, or the won who is in a high position of authority
AadharBase
AadhavRuler
AadhavanThe Sun
AadiThe Beginning
AadilPrecious
AadirThe name is of Greek origin, meaning 'Wisdom'.
AaditPeak, Lord of the Sun
AadityaSun God
AadvikPalm tree
AadyaAristocrat
AagneyDawn , princess
AagneyaSon of Agni or Son of fire
AahanFirst ray of light, dawn, sunrise
AahilEnclosed meadow
AakaashTo tremble, a kind of grain
AakilIntelligent, smart
AalamWater lady
Aamirto give orders or prince
AanavGrace, Expression
AaqibExalt
AaravHighest, Height
AarnavNight Rain
AaronEnlightened
AarronThe name of Hindi and Hebrew origin means 'salutations', 'be kind'.
AarushPrestige, self-respect
AashishBlessings
AashutoshOne who fulfills wishes instantly
AasifViolet
AasimResembling the violet flower
AatifUnited or joined together
AatirahFragrant
AaydenLittle Fire 
AayushmaanBlessed with Long Life
AazeenRejoicing
AazimMy god is bountiful or god
AbahijeevanFearless Life
AbbasDown-bearded youth
AbbottDerived From A Sanskrit Word Meaning 'Sun'
AbdulServant of Allah
Abdul AzizGod is remembered
Abdul HalimMeditation
Abdul HamidWhite lily
Abdul JabaarBlossom
Abdul KareemA heavenly woman
Abdul MaajidMovement, flowery
Abdul MunimSunshine
Abdul MuntaqimLittle marcus
Abdul MuqsitSong of joy
Abdul MusawwirLife and zeus
Abdul QaadirRose. linguistics
Abdul WahidBright, radiant
AbdullahServant of God (Allah)
Abdus SaburDaughter of al-Mahdi
AbeedahServant of the powerful one
AbezagThe one is clean, pure and blessed
AbhayFearless
AbhiFearless, Brave
AbhijayRose
AbhijeetBliss, Felicity
AbhijitVigilant Guardian
AbhilashDarkness
AbhimanyuHeroic
AbhinTo be different
AbhinandaLife, heart
AbhinandanProducts (Fruits) of Paradise - In Surah Al-Rahman
AbhinavNew, Innovative
AbhinayBeautiful Flower
AbhineetBeautiful
AbhirRiver in jannat (paradise)
AbhiraamWool
AbhirajPleasing
AbhirathBorn at night, dark beauty
AbhishekPurification or cleansing, symbolized by the actual puja ritual
AbhiviraCommander
AbhyudayaWinner, Achiever
AbiahHero Of The Family Or The Great Warrior
AbinBeautiful
AbirFragrance or Strong or Auspicious red powder traditionally applied during the festival of holi 
AbrahamFrom the Hebrew avhamon or meaning "father of many"
AchintyaInconceivable or beyond comprehension
AdamFrom the Hebrew adama meaning "earth" and a generic term for "man".
AdarshIdeal or The Sun or Principle or Belief or Excellence
AdenAttractive, Handsome
AdheeshBeautiful
AdhirajLord Rama
AdhishLord Rama, Krishna
AdilJust or fair
AdinCould be a form of Aidan or meaning "fiery" or Adam or meaning "man".
AdinathA Cow Herd
AditBe First
AdityaSon Of Aditi
AdolfoHorizon
AdonaiBrave As Hundred Thousand
AdonisA very handsome young man
AdvaitUndivided
AdvikUnique
AdwaitUndivided
AdwinArtist or Intellectual. 
AdyanServant of the Supervising, the Guardian and the Protector
AfrozeIlluminating Or Enlightening
AftabSunlight
AgasthyaFull Of Joy
AgneyaSon of Agni (Son of Agni), Protector of enemies
AhanFirst Ray Of The Sun
AhijitConqueror of the serpent
Ahilya Sacred
AhmadMuch Praised
AidenEnglish version of the Irish Aodán or meaning "fire".
AidennDerived From A Sikh Word Meaning 'Absorbed In The Light Of God'
AjayLord Shiva
AjeetBestower Of Safety , Another Name For Vishnu
AjinthA Tamil name fit for Boys
AjiteshWith A Moon Like Face , One Of The Seven Manus Of The Svetambara Jain Sect, Lord Vishnu
AjoyLiteral Meaning
AkaashWish , Longing
AkalapathiMeaning Lord Shiva and it is the name of flexibility and intellect to male child
AkalendraLord Shiva. A potential worker destined to express wonderful organizational skill.
AkalesvaraLord Shiva. It means strength gained through experience, success after test and trials
AkalmashExpression , Word , Name
AkanshConquest , Complete Victory
AkbarDelighting
AkhilEntertainment
AkhileshLord Of The Universe
AkshanshGladdening
AksharExciting
AkshayEternal
AkshitJoy , Delight
AlanHarmony
AlankarPerfect
AlbertoHaving great strength or a builder
AldrichResembling silver / one who is holy
AldwinResembling silver / one who is holy
AlejandroBird/ from the water
AlexProtector of mankind
Alexanderdefender of the people
AlfonsoNoble and ready
AlfordThe wood of the acacia tree was used to build the tabernacle
AlfredOne or one unit
AlfredoMeadow of oak trees
AliServant of the Compassionate
AllexisNoble's island
AlokBrightness Or Light Or Cry Of Victory Or A Man With Lovely Hair
AlpeshTiny
AlstonA fiery young man
AmaanPeace
AmaarServant of the Witness
AmalenduA Raagini Of Indian Music
AmaleshThe Sun
AmanWonder
AmandeepSharp witted
AmanjotCompanion
AmarSun Rays
AmardeepPassionate , Loving
AmareshSurrounded By Glory , Shining , Powerful
AmarjeetSplendid , A Son Of Kuru And Vahini
AmarjitOne Who Has Conquered The Gods
AmartyaGood Word
AmbareeshCloud
AmerOne who lives in Abtah, a place near Makkah
AmeyaThe Name Of A Flower
AmirRich
AmishHimalayan Mountain
AmitThe Himalayas
AmitabhImperishable or A Name Of Vishnu
AmodPrimordial Being.
Amoghinvincible
AmolA Mythological King Male Islamic
AmreshSon Of The Sun
AnandCalm
AnantLeadership
AnantajeetThe Ancient Sanskrit Origin Name Means 'To Be A Leader'.
AneeqClever
AneeshUnborn
AngadLight
AnikLord Vishnu
AniketSky
AnilInfinite God
AniruddhaComplete
AnirvanUndying
AnishA Son Of Lakshmana
AnjumanWorld or Beautiful Tresses
AnkitThe Name Means 'Not Little', 'Large' Or 'Much'.
AnkurSpirit Of The Wind
AnkushBrightness
AnoopThe Pure One
AnsarWhite
AnshEmanating The Light Of Peace
AnshukEternal Light
AnshulName Of Indra
AnshumaanVictorious
AnthonyHighly praiseworthy
AntoinetteNoble's settlement
AntonioNoble friend or elf friend.
AnubhavThe Sky
AnujCloud
AnupLord Vishnu
AnuraagBoundless Lustre
AnushLimitless Prowess
AnveshDelight
AqeelahBright, prosperous, the sun
Aran "Infinite Or Boundless" In Sanskrit Or "Truth" In Hebrew And "Friendship" In Italian.
AravOne Who Is Noble And Honored
ArbaazHandsome, Beautiful, Distinguished Illustrious, Noble, Magnanimous. Name Of A Companion Of The Prophet, Bin Al-Muzan
ArbabStrong
ArcherOne who is peaceful / one with wishes and dreams
ArchitSome or One Or Another
ArdiceChild of the moon
ArdleyOne who will be forever beautiful
AreebThe one
AreezDreams
ArhanThe Name Is Derived From Sanskrit Word 'Anaka', Meaning 'Energetic, Thunder-Cloud'.
Arif man who has been taught customary law and entrusted with certain duties:
ArihanFull Of Happiness
ArindamOne Who Cannot Be Broken
ArishGift of God
ArivaaliClever and intelligent; a person who is excellent
ArivananMost intelligent person; one who uses wit
ArivanandhanThe Victor Of Infinity. Lord Vishnu
ArivarasanKing of intelligence
ArjitEndless , Eternal
ArjunFair & Brilliant
ArlenPledge
ArmaanName of a reciter of the Holy Quran
ArnavAnuradha Is One Of The Birth Nakshatra / Star
ArneshOne Who Is Charitable
ArnoldOne who shall rise again
ArpanModest , Respectful
ArpitRadha's Husband
ArshadHeavenly
ArthurCould be from the Celtic artus or meaning "bear" or from the Roman surname Artorius.
ArvanNectar, Elixir (One Which Makes One Immortal)
ArvindLotus
ArwaNoble
AryamanThe Name Has A German Origin Meaning 'Grace, Favor' While In Sanskrit The Name Means 'Feeble'.
AryanIllustrious Or Noble Or Spiritual
AryavVirtuous , Venerated
AsadThe meaning of this word is also "one who is more fortunate"
AseemGrace, Variety
AshfaqSilk of heaven
AshleshA Garden
AshmaanJoy
AshokWhole
AshrafNoble, sublime, fourth Caliph of Islam
AshrayThe Chosen One
AshrithConquered, A Signet, Symbol
AshutoshThe Second Sikh Guru Or Son Of Vali In Ramayana
AshvathRestraint
AshvikLord Of The World
AshwinPortion
AstinA strong leader who is trustworthy
AteetYounger Sister
AtharvNot Wild , Gentle
AtharvaOne With Very Slim Figure ( E.g. Like A Climber Plant)
AtulUnique
AubertinFrench name derived from Aubert
AveerLord Venkateswara Of Balaji
AviUndefeated
AvinashNagakeshar Flower
AviralRighteous
AviratThe Vedic Word Is Of Sanskrit Origin Meaning 'Hostile', 'Someone Who Is Not Envious Or Liberal'.
AvishKing
AvyaanWorshipped
AvyuktHalf Moon
AxelLioness of god
AyaanThe Meaning Of The Name Is ‘God’s Gift'.
AyaazPeace
Ayah"By my life"
AyanPathway to the sun
AyatHeadgear
AydanLake with the hares
AymaanClouds
AyubNightingale
AyushAge Or Duration Of Life
AyushmaanWarrior
AyyubValuable
AzaanBeautiful
AzeemGenerous, loyal
AzimElegant
AzizGood friend
AzraaThis was the name of the freed slave of Sulaym

 

Unisex Baby Names with A and their meanings:

NameMeaning
AaleyahEagle's roost
AamiraJasmine
AashirResembling the violet flower
AbbyJoy of father
AckleyCurd , daily new
AdrianeWife Of Vishnu Or Goddess Of Fortune And Wealth
AlannOne who is fiery or little fire
AlessandroVariation: abbey
AlexanndraBreath or child
AlvinLight bearer / from the green meadow
AmanpreetAn Auspicious Bath For A Deity
AmariOne who is noble and bright
AmbarSky
AmbareenWarrior in Islam
AmelotArthur's Castle
AnindyaEternal God
AnmolChild Of The Wind
AnshuEmanating The Light Of Peace
AryaEarth
AryaaSon Of Anil-Pavan
ArzoSweetness
AshleaShip
Ashleywho lives in the ash tree grove
AtiSupplication or Consolation
AuberiRule of an Elf; powerful and kind hearted
AudrianaPriceless , inestimable or praiseworthy
AustinSky altar
AydeenPledge
AylmerFrom the hare
AylwinA soldier
AysiaMan of the army
AzaliaFreeman
AzariahFaith
AzizaFaith
AzubahThe eagle ruler

 

Phew! Now that you have made it to the end of this long list, we hope to have helped you find the perfect baby name and that you fell in love with it.

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