75+ Royal Male Names for Majestic Baby Boys

Updated December 14, 2020
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Royal male names can offer you a great source for baby boy names. You can browse the names and explore the meanings to determine if any of them fit your little guy.

Royal Male Names From Different Countries

You can find names for royalty within several dynasties/monarchs in Europe. Some of these names predate ancient Rome, showing their popularity can withstand the test of time.

  1. Albert: Noble, bright (German name), prince married to Queen Victoria
  2. Alexander: Defender, protector of man (Greek), Alexander the Great
  3. Augustus: Great, magnificent (Latin), first Roman emperor
  4. Carl: Free man (German), several kings of Sweden
  5. Christian: Follower of Christ (English), 10 Denmark kings
  6. Christopher: Christ-bearer (Greek), three Denmark kings
  7. David: Beloved (Hebrew), second king of Israel
  8. Hadrian: Dark-haired (Roman), emperor, built Hadrian's Wall
  9. Henry: Powerful ruler (German), name of eight English kings
  10. James: Supplanter (Hebrew), England reign 1603
  11. Frederik: Peaceful ruler (Danish) nine Denmark kings
Royal Male Names for Majestic Baby Boys

British Royal Names for Boys

British kings and princes throughout history have often used the same few names, or versions of them, over and over again. If you want a recognizable royal name for your baby, these should be at the top of your list.

  1. Alfred: Elf counsel (English), king of England late 800s
  2. Canute: Knot (Scandinavian), Cnut the Great
  3. Edmund: Prosperity, protector, riches (English), king of England early 900s
  4. Egbert: Bright edge (German), first Anglo-Saxon monarch
  5. George: Farmer (Greek), son of Prince William and Princes Catherine (Kate)
  6. Louis: Warrior, famous in battle (French), son of Prince William and Princess Catherine (Kate)
  7. Philip: Fond of horses (Greek), Queen Elizabeth II's husband
  8. William: Strong-willed warrior (English), name of four kings and a prince

Using Titles of Regal Names for Males

You can give your little man a name that doesn't leave any doubt about his status. Words associated with royalty are on-trend for modern baby boys. Look for royal titles, places, and items that sound similar to popular boy names for the best response from friends and family.

  1. Baron: Son of Aaron (Hebrew)
  2. Duke: Leader (Latin)
  3. Earl: Chief (Anglo-Saxon)
  4. Herald: One who proclaims (English)
  5. Lord: Loaf-keeper (English)
  6. Prince: First to seize (Latin)
  7. Sire: Regal (English)
  8. Windsor: Riverbank with a winch (Old English)
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Spanish Boy Names That Mean a Royal Position

The Spanish monarchy dates back to the early 700s and, like the British monarchy, features several names used over and over. Give your little guy a royal name with a romantic flair with any of the names of these kings.

  1. Alfonso: Noble, brave (over 12 monarchs)
  2. Felipe: Friend of horse (six Spanish kings)
  3. Ferdinand: Courage, prepared (several monarchs)
  4. Juan Carlos: God is gracious (King of Spain, 1975 - 2014)
  5. Ramiro: Renowned counselor (five kings)
  6. Sancho: Holy saint (several monarchs)

Baby Names That Mean King

You can choose a name for your baby boy that means king. This ensures your little guy is forever royalty, at least in name.

  1. Alaric: Noble ruler (German)
  2. Arkin: Eternal king's son (Norway)
  3. Basil: Like a king (Greece)
  4. Damba: King of the world (Angola)
  5. Delray: Of the king (France)
  6. Khari: Kingly (West Africa)
  7. Kral: King (Czech Republic)
  8. Leroi: The king (France)
  9. Negasi: Royalty (Ethiopia)
  10. Tor: King (Nigeria)
  11. Rex: King (Latin)

Boy Names Meaning Prince or King

You can do more than think your little guy is a prince or king. You can give him a name that will be a constant reminder of his importance to you.

  1. Basil: Royal, kingly (Greek)
  2. Brioc: Mighty prince (Welsh)
  3. Darius: Kingly, rich (Persian)
  4. Ericson: Son of eternal ruler, prince (Norse)
  5. Frederick, Friedrich: Peaceful ruler (English), (German)
  6. Leroy: The king (French)
  7. Raj: King (Sanskrit)
  8. Reagan: Little King (Irish)
  9. Sargon: True King (Assyrian)
  10. Adar: Prince (Syrian)
  11. Kumar: Prince (Indian)
  12. Garibaldo: Prince (German)
  13. Cynfael: Chief prince (Welsh)

Egyptian Royalty Names for Boys

If you're looking for a more unique baby name, you may be inspired by the names of Ancient Egyptian rulers. These monickers are short, relatively easy to pronounce, and sound strong and exotic.

  1. Darius: Richly, kingly (27th dynasty ruler)
  2. Huni: Honey (third dynasty last pharaoh)
  3. Inaros: Prince, ruler (28th dynasty ruler)
  4. Intef: His father brought him (11th dynasty ruler)
  5. Ramesses, Ramses: Great in victory (name of eleven Egyptian rulers)
  6. Namlot: Ruler (23rd dynasty ruler)
  7. Tao: Brave (17th dynasty ruler)
  8. Teti: Pharaoh (sixth dynasty ruler)
  9. Unis, Unas: Flourishing one of two land (fifth dynasty ruler)
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Fictional Royal Boy Names

Throughout books, movies, TV shows and other media sources, there are endless fictional kingdoms and rulers. Give your baby boy a magical royal name when you choose to honor your favorite made-up royals.

  1. Aragorn: Revered king (fictional), The Lord of the Rings
  2. Aslan: Lion (Turkish), The Chronicles of Narnia
  3. Caspian: Of the sea (English), The Chronicles of Narnia Prince Caspian
  4. Jareth: Bled of jar (fictional), The Labyrinth movie
  5. Leonidas: Lion strength (German), 300 movie
  6. Oberon: Elf king (German), A Midsummer Night's Dream
  7. T'Challa: Fictional name, Black Panther comics and movie
  8. Tommen: Fictional name, Game of Thrones
  9. Triton: Fictional name, The Little Mermaid
  10. Stannis: One who achieves glory and fame, shortened for Stanislav (Slavic), Game of Thrones

Browsing Royal Male Names for Baby Boys

You can browse royal male names to see if one might be a good fit for your little guy. You can consider how the name will sound and if it will age well with your baby boy.

75+ Royal Male Names for Majestic Baby Boys