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 classics 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

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Leroy Male, French: The king 

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Princeton Male, English: Princely town

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Frederick Male, German: A peaceful ruler or king

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Basil Male, Greek: Like A King

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

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Avery Unisex, English: Ruler of the elves 

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Rex Male, Latin: King

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Khan Male, Urdu/Pashto: King, ruler 

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Idris Male, Welsh: Lord, prince 

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

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Theodoric Male, German: Ruler of the people 

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Darian Male, Kurdish: Rich, kingly 

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Mirza Male, Persian: Prince 

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Fitzroy Male, English: Son of the king 

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Raj Male, Indian: Empire, royalty 

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Harry Male, English: House ruler

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Areez Unisex, Persian: Leader of the people 

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Amir Male, Arabic: Prince 

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Andret Male, Medieval English: Nephew of King Mark

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

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Brennus Male, Celtic: King/prince or raven

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Regulus Male, Roman: Little king 

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Minos Male, Greek: King

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Cyril Male, Greek: Lord

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Sargon Male, English: True king 

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Rana Male, Sanskrit: King

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Malik

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ConrĂ­ Male, Irish: Wolf king 

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Regis Male, Latin: Ruler

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Balder Male, Old Norse: Prince