Baby Boy Names Starting With H

Looking for that perfect name starting with H for your baby boy? Help is at hand as our listing of boy baby names with H will make your task easy.

By Parama Gupta

Baby Boy Names Starting With H

As parents welcome the newborn into the family, they face the challenging task of naming the child. But, choosing a modern and latest Indian name for the baby is not easy. Family members, friends and everyone around come up with their own suggestions, making the job tougher.

To help you out and make your job easier, we present a list of baby boy names that start with H, the eighth letter of the English alphabet. Browse through our list that includes unique Hindu, Christian and Muslim names, and choose the perfect name for your bundle of joy.

Etymology of the names: Etymology refers to the study of the origin and history of words. Most of the Indian names given here (except the pure Tamil names) have their roots in Sanskrit. Likewise, the Christian names have Biblical origin, and the Muslim names have Arabic or Persian origin.

Telugu baby boy names starting with H

Hethesh – One who wishes well

Hanuvesh – Of a delicate mind

Humavanth – Himalaya, the king of mountains

Harivardhan – One who gives boons

Harij – Zenith or horizon

Hadwik – Illuminating; brightening

Hanush – Happy

Himank – A valuable diamond

Kannada baby boy names starting with H

Hanvit – Brave

Hithan – Well-wisher

Honnesh – Gold; rich person

Bengali baby boy names starting with H

Hemonto – A season; the time just before the onset of winter

Hridoy – Heart

Hridoynath – Lord of heart

Hirok – Diamond

Hironmoy – Golden

Hridoyhoron – Stealer of hearts

Marathi baby boy names starting with H

Harshal – Happiness; lover; joyful

Hridam – Prosperous; heart

Harshan – Proud; happy; full of joy

Hitansu – Well-wisher

Hindi baby boy names starting with H

Harshith – Elated; always happy

Harsh – Joy; happiness

Hardik – Full of love; from the heart

Hrithik – Truthful; from the heart

Hitesh – Well-wisher

Harit – Green; cultivator

Harshendu – Moon of happiness

Hridayanshu – A part of heart

Harjeet – Always victorious

Hasmukh – One with a smiling face

Haryaksh – One with brown eyes

Hemanth – A season

Harsath – Giver of joy and happiness

Hariom – Divine chant of God

Christian (Biblical) baby boy names starting with H

Herbert – Famed and brave warrior

Hallward – A protector

Hamilton – A beautiful mountain

Harman – A soldier

Harold – Leader of soldiers

Harper – One who plays a harp

Horace – Keeper of time

Herschel – A deer

Henry – Powerful ruler

Hadwin – A friend in war

Hansel – God’s gift

Howard – One with a strong heart

Hudson – A clever man

Hezekiah – Strengthened by God

Hadriel – Grandeur of God

Harod – A spring

Haniel – An angel

Henoch – Self-disciplined; committed

English baby boy names starting with H

Harley – A meadow or grassland for the hare

Hamlet – Village; famous Shakespearean hero

Herald – A messenger; bringer of news or change

Howell – Popular; esteemed

Hanston – As strong as a stone

Harlon – From the land of hares

Humphrey – Peaceful

Haven – A place of protection

Harding – One who is hardy and brave

Helios – The Greek sun God

Hermon – A mountain

Muslim baby boy names starting with H

Hanif – One who is religious; a true believer

Habeeb – A friend

Hafeez – One who protects

Haider – Lion

Hakim – A wise man

Haleef – Trusted ally

Hamas – Zeal

Hammud – Praise of Allah

Hamzad – One who accompanies

Hamza – Prophet Mohammed’s uncle; lion

Hashash – Happy and full of jest

Hassan – Good-looking

Haaji – One who has undertaken pilgrimage to Haj

Haroon – Name of a prophet; warrior lion

Haaziq – One of great intellect and skill

Hayyam – A loving person

Hedayat – A guide

Heerad – In good health

Hibatullah – God’s gift

Hidayat – Righteous; guided by truth

Humaid – Good child

Hishmat – Modest; having good values

Hisham – Benevolence

Hoshang – Awareness; intelligence

Hindu baby boy names starting with H

Himanish –Lord Shiva

Hardish – Lord Shiva

Hardish –Lord Shiva

Hemraj – Lord Shiva

Himanshu –Lord Shiva

Hetvik –Lord Shiva

Haridevan – Lord Vishnu

Haribaskar – Lord Vishnu and Sun God

Haresh –Lord Krishna

Hrishikesh – Lord Krishna

Heramb –Lord Ganesha

Hamsavardhan –Lord Karthikeya

Hariharasuthan – Lord Ayyappa

Harisivabalan –Lord Ayyappa

Hanumanthan – Lord Hanuman

Modern baby boy names starting with H

Hanshith – As sweet as honey

Hashwin – Joy; happiness

Harvey – Worthy soldier fit for a battle

Haseeb – Well-respected

Trending baby boy names starting with H

Hanvik – God’s gift

Hayden – Fire

Hewitt – A smart person

Hufaiz – Protector

Traditional baby boy names starting with H

Harishchandra – A king known for his commitment to truth

Haridas – Servant of God; a devotee

Hayagriva – A Hindu God with the head of a horse

Hameed – One who sings Allah’s praise

Harshavardhan – One who creates joy

Hridayaanand – Happiness of the heart

Hemachandra – Golden moon

Hansaraj – King of swans

With such a huge collection of names starting with H, your task of choosing the right name for your baby becomes a lot easier. Go ahead and give your little one a name that he will feel proud of, as he grows up.

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About the author:

Written by Parama Gupta and published on 31 December 2019.

The author is a freelance writer. Her areas of interest include education (primary, secondary and higher), travel, children's literature and films.

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