Names The Best Baby Names That Mean Prince Or King  

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If you want your baby to grow up destined to be a leader, you're probably on the lookout for some baby names that mean prince. Luckily, there are attractive names across of the spectrum of tastes with a royal flare. If you're in need of a kingly name, browse this prince name list below for suggestions. 

Plenty of tried-and-true classic boy names mean prince or king. The Irish Brendan means "prince" and Rex is Latin for "king." While they don't directly translate to prince or king, other classics fall close. The precise meaning of Arthur is unknown, but people will undoubtedly associate the name with the legendary King Arthur. Harry means "house ruler," which definitely has a kingly vibe. While Avery seems to be on an upswing for girls, it's still considered a unisex name and means "ruler of elves."
 

Looking for something more unique? There are plenty of cute and unconventional male names that mean prince or king. The Greek name Basil means "like a king" and the Persian Mirza means "prince." If you love the name Theodore, but worry it's overused, why not try Theodoric? This German name means "ruler of the people." 
 

Do you have a favorite baby name for the little prince in your life? Give the best options a thumbs up, and please add any good names we may have missed.

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Brendan

Male, Irish: Prince; the son of a king

2
37 19
Princeton

Male, English: Princely town

3
29 14
Paris

Unisex, German/French: In Greek Mythology, Paris was a Trojan prince 

4
30 17
Khan

Male, Urdu/Pashto: King, ruler 

5
32 21
Leroy

Male, French: The king 

6
21 13
Basil

Male, Greek: Like A King

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26 18
Malik

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26 19
Avery

Unisex, English: Ruler of the elves 

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17 10
Darian

Male, Kurdish: Rich, kingly 

10
18 13
Arthur

Male, English: While the meaning is unknown, it's associated with the legendary King Arthur 

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16 11
Amir

Male, Arabic: Prince 

12
19 16
Rex

Male, Latin: King

13
17 17
Frederick

Male, German: A peaceful ruler or king

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13 14
Idris

Male, Welsh: Lord, prince 

15
13 15
Harry

Male, English: House ruler

16
11 14
Fitzroy

Male, English: Son of the king 

17
14 18
Mirza

Male, Persian: Prince 

18
12 17
Raj

Male, Indian: Empire, royalty 

19
10 15
Theodoric

Male, German: Ruler of the people 

20
4 9
Rana

Male, Sanskrit: King

21
7 13
Regulus

Male, Roman: Little king 

22
9 16
ConrĂ­

Male, Irish: Wolf king 

23
4 10
Cyril

Male, Greek: Lord

24
4 10
Minos

Male, Greek: King

25
6 13
Andret

Male, Medieval English: Nephew of King Mark

26
5 12
Sargon

Male, English: True king 

27
5 12
Regis

Male, Latin: Ruler

28
6 14
Areez

Unisex, Persian: Leader of the people 

29
4 12
Brennus

Male, Celtic: King/prince or raven

30
6 18
Hamlet

Male, English: House or home, but associated with the Shakespearian Prince of Denmark

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3 13
Balder

Male, Old Norse: Prince