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15 Very Awesome Boy Names that Start with V

May 15, 2022

15 Very Awesome Boy Names that Start with V

AHEAD: The ultimate list of V names for boys—plus their meanings and popularity.

If you’re looking for a cool boys’ name starting with the letter V, you’re in the right place!

Below, I’ve rounded up every single V name that’s even the slightest bit modern and cool.

For each name, you’ll find its meaning and current popularity—which will hopefully help you narrow down your list of favorites.

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There are only 9 “Z” names ranking in the top 1000.

There’s also a handful of V names that are more rare (without being too out there).

Feel free to use the Table of Contents to jump to a specific style, or keep on scrolling and view all of these cool boys’ names starting with the letter V.

Related: “V” Girl Names

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Rare “V” names

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These boys’ names starting with V are perfect if you want something a little edgy and unusual.


  • Name meaning: Valley.
  • Popularity: This nonbinary name isn’t ranking.




  • Name meaning: Alder tree. Full of life. (A very popular U.S. city name).
  • Popularity: This boys’ name last ranked in 2003.


  • Name meaning: Meaning unknown. (An ancient Roman poet).
  • Popularity: This 2-syllable boys’ name isn’t ranking.


If you like these rare boy names that start with V you might also like this list of edgy names.

Final thoughts on “V” boy names

Hopefully, you’ve found a few lead contenders on this list, or at least come away with some baby name inspiration.

Whether you prefer a name that’s popular or rare, all of these boys’ names are fantastic choices.

Congratulations and good luck choosing the perfect name for your son!

Boy Names that Start with V