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

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28 15
Princeton Male, English: Princely town

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26 14
Leroy Male, French: The king 

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20 9
Paris Unisex, German/French: In Greek Mythology, Paris was a Trojan prince 

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19 12
Khan Male, Urdu/Pashto: King, ruler 

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20 15
Avery Unisex, English: Ruler of the elves 

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16 11
Basil Male, Greek: Like A King

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18 15
Malik

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15 12
Frederick Male, German: A peaceful ruler or king

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14 12
Arthur Male, English: While the meaning is unknown, it's associated with the legendary King Arthur 

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10 8
Amir Male, Arabic: Prince 

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13 13
Rex Male, Latin: King

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8 9
Darian Male, Kurdish: Rich, kingly 

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12 14
Mirza Male, Persian: Prince 

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10 12
Idris Male, Welsh: Lord, prince 

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9 11
Fitzroy Male, English: Son of the king 

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10 13
Harry Male, English: House ruler

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6 10
Regulus Male, Roman: Little king 

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8 13
Theodoric Male, German: Ruler of the people 

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8 13
Raj Male, Indian: Empire, royalty 

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3 7
Rana Male, Sanskrit: King

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6 11
ConrĂ­ Male, Irish: Wolf king 

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6 11
Areez Unisex, Persian: Leader of the people 

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4 9
Sargon Male, English: True king 

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4 9
Brennus Male, Celtic: King/prince or raven

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3 8
Cyril Male, Greek: Lord

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3 8
Minos Male, Greek: King

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5 11
Andret Male, Medieval English: Nephew of King Mark

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3 10
Balder Male, Old Norse: Prince 

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3 10
Regis Male, Latin: Ruler

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5 15
Hamlet Male, English: House or home, but associated with the Shakespearian Prince of Denmark