Boy - Meaning of Boy

What does Boy mean?

[ 1 syll. boy, bo-y ] The baby boy name Boy is pronounced BOY †. Boy has its origins in the Old French language. Boy is a contraction of Boyce (English).

See also the related category french.

Boy is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Boy include Babe, Babu (Swahili), Bae (Korean), Bai (Chinese), Bay (English and Vietnamese), Baye, Beau (English), Beaux, Beav, Bepe, Bev (English), Beve, Bif, Biff (English), Biffe, Bo (English and Scandinavian), Bob (English), Bobb, Boe (English), and Bow (English).

† English pronunciation for Boy: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; OY as in "toy (T.OY)"

Meaning of Boy Meaning of Boyce Meaning of Boice Meaning of Boise Meaning of Boycey Meaning of Boycie Meaning of Boyes Meaning of Boyse
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