Baby Boy Names Starting With K

Are you looking for a unique boy baby name starting with letter K? You've come to the right place, as here’s a list of trendy boy names starting with K for you to choose from.

By V Saravana Kumar  • 7 min read

Baby Boy Names Starting With K

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 K, the eleventh 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.

Tamil baby boy names starting with K

Ko – King

Kavi – A poet; lyricist

Kovan – King; emperor

Kadhir – Sun’s rays; ray of light

Kamban – The poet who composed Kamba Ramayanam

Kaviko – King of poets

Kabilan – Name of a saint

Kanthan – Lord Mugugan

Kankeyan – Lord Murugan

Karkodan – King of snakes

Kathiran – One who resembles a ray of light

Kadhiroli – A ray of light from sun

Kalaimani – Gem of arts

Karthigan – Lord Murugan

Karvannan – Lord Krishna

Kaviarasu – King of poetry

Kalainesan – One who loves art

Kalanjiyam – Repository of wisdom

Kavithasan – One who worships poetry

Kavipriyan – One who adores poetry

Kalaivarman – An artistic person

Killivalavan – King of the world

Kayilainathan – Lord Shiva

Telugu baby boy names starting with K

Kaman – Desire; wish

Kamat – Unrestrained

Kamik – Desired

Kirin – Poet; one who praises

Karnik – Judge

Kethan – Pure gold

Kartish – A star; one who blossoms once a year

Kathvik – Precious; Lord Vishnu

Koustub – A gem on the chest of Lord Vishnu

Kritesh – Famous

Krithin – Famous; wealthy

Krithiv – Creation of God

Kannada baby boy names starting with K

Kushant – Happy; little one

Kaschith – The sun

Hindi baby boy names starting with K

Karan – A warrior; light

Karun – Compassionate

Kenit – Born of fire; handsome

Kiyan – Grace of God; royal

Kohil – One with a sweet voice

Kunal – An ancient saint; God of the universe

Kayasth – Son of Lord Chitragupta

Khagesh – Garuda, the king of birds

Kishora – Youthful

Kalp – Thought; imagination

Kayosh – Cloud; rain

Marathi baby boy names starting with K

Ketak – Flower

Keyur – Armlet; a bird like phoenix

Kalpesh – Lord of perfection

Keyansh – Person with good qualities

Kiraat – Hunter

Kalpaj – Born in paradise

Kavtuk – To praise; enthusiasm

Kurpal – Kind; merciful

Karunit – Lord of mercy

Khildev – God of everyone

Kriteyu – Immortal

Krishvik – Farmer; one who works hard

Kanak – Gold; precious

Bengali baby boy names starting with K

Kaunish – King; ruler

Kritanu – A skilled person

Kalpak – A heavenly tree

Kripalu – Merciful; compassionate

Kharaj – The best of all

Kushad – Talented

Kanishta – Youngest

Christian (Biblical) baby boy names starting with K

Ken – Handsome; sprung from fire; healthy; strong

Karl – Farmer; strong man

Kirk – One who dwells by the church

Kurt – Wise counsel; full of wisdom; courageous; honest

Keith – Of the forest; from the battleground

Kevin – Lovable; handsome; beloved; kind

Keegan – The little fiery one

Kelvin – One from the narrow river

English baby boy names starting with K

Kim – A noble warrior chief; brave king

Karen – Pure

Kayle – Faithful

Kallen – A mighty warrior

Muslim baby boy names starting with K

Kaabir – One who is in charge; great; powerful

Kadeem – Slave to Allah; servant

Kafeel – Assuring; responsible

Kahill – Best friend

Karman – One who honours others; generous; selfless

Kaysan – Wise

Kanza – Treasure

Khaza – Gift from God

Kuram – Generous; selfless; bright light

Kasoor – Abounding; plenty

Kanaz – Bright

Kayam – Immortal

Kezin – Merciful

Hindu God baby boy names starting with K

Kiash – Lord Shiva

Kahal – Lord Shiva

Keshiv – Lord Shiva

Kushil – Lord Shiva

Kirishva – Lord Shiva

Kapilanjan – Lord Shiva

Kritanya – Lord Vishnu

Kahan – Lord Krishna

Kanha – Lord Krishna

Kevit – Lord Krishna

Kiesh – Lord Krishna

Kinishk – Lord Krishna

Kiyansh – Lord Krishna

Kriyaan – Lord Krishna

Krushil – Lord Krishna

Kavis – Lord Ganesha

Kajish – Lord Ganesha

Kavesh – Lord Ganesha

Kuha – Lord Muruga

Modern baby boy names starting with K

Kairav – A white lotus; the chirping of morning birds

Kavin – Beautiful; handsome

Trending baby boy names starting with K

Keshan – Sweet

Kenny – Handsome; born of fire

Traditional baby boy names starting with K

Kasinath – Lord Shiva who rules the world from Kasi (Varanasi)

Krishnadas – A devotee who is very fond of Lord Krishna

With such a huge collection of names starting with K, 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 V Saravana Kumar and published on 14 January 2020.

The author is a writer, translator, editor, artist, graphic designer and startup enthusiast. He is also learning the art of parenting through his two teenaged children.

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