35 Popular Telugu Baby Boy Names


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“Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another in my life. Because I am not worth the dust on the feet of them that hang! How may I live without my name? I have given you my soul, leave me my name!” Arthur Miller’s ‘The Crucible.’

Yes, names are not just mere words. They are identity, character, and heritage.

Are you looking for a name to connect your baby boy with your Telugu culture?

Here are some of the best Telugu baby boy names, listed just for you!

1. Aadavan:

The sun is the giver of life. Not for nothing is the Sun worshipped as a supreme god in Hinduism. Aadavan is another name for the ‘sun’.

2. Aadhav:

Your son is the leader of the future. So, give him a name that befits a leader! Aadhav means ‘the ruler’.

3. Aadithya:

Another name that means the ‘sun’, Aadithya is a common name in all parts of India.

4. Bagyaraj:

If there’s one thing your child will need to grow in life, it is luck. Bagyaraj means ‘lord of luck’.

5. Bahumanya:

Honor is something we all c

rave for. Bahumanya means the one who is ‘honored by many’.

6. Baladhi:

Here’s an interesting name, with an even more interesting meaning. Baladhi means ‘deep insight’.

7. Chaitan:

If you are spiritual, this name will surely interest you. Chaitan means ‘one who is filled with consciousness’.

8. Suresh:

Another name for Lord Krishna, Suresh is a very common Telugu name. If you want to stick to the tried and tested, go for this interesting name.

9. Maadhav:

There is something very charismatic about Lord Krishna. Maadhav refers to Krishna, the hero of the Hindu epic Mahabharata.

10. Madanmohan:

For you, nothing is more beautiful than your baby. The name Madanmohan will be apt for him. It means ‘one who is attractive and lovable’.

11. Gaganvihari:

The name Gaganvihari means the one who ‘stays in heaven.’

12. Gahan:

It is okay to enjoy your child’s innocence and naughtiness. But as an adult, he’ll need to dig deep and find meaning in life. Gahan means ‘one who has depth’.

13. Paawan:

Paawan means ‘pious’. If you are religious and hope the same for your son, this name will be a great option.

14. Padmabandhu:

The name Padmabandhu means the one who is a ‘friend of the lotus bee.’ It has another meaning too! The name also means ‘sun’.

15. Kaanishk:

If you are a follower of Lord Vishnu, you can name your on Kaanishk, which means ‘royal vehicle of the Lord Vishnu’.

16. Kailas:

If you can give the world one gift, let it be peace! Kailas means ‘one who bestows peace’. Beautiful name for a child who will change the world one day!

17. Idhayan:

Your little boy is the apple of your eyes. He fills your heart with happiness. He truly deserves the name Idhayan, which means ‘joy of the heart’.

18. Ihit:

Ihit is a short name, but beautiful nonetheless. It means ‘prize or honor’.

19. Raahithya:

The name Raahithya means the ‘one who has a lot of money and riches’. Hope this name takes your son to the path to prosperity!

20. Rabinesh:

We are children of one God. Rabinesh means ‘god’s pet’. And yours too!

21. Taarush:

Your son will need to fight a million battles to succeed in life. Taarush means ‘conqueror’ – just what you want your baby to be!

22. Tahaan:

Kindness is a virtue that is vanishing fast today. Make sure your baby boy grows up to be a kind person. Name him Tahaan, which means ‘merciful’.

23. Yaashvan:

No matter what your little one does, he’ll be always be a winner in your eyes. Yaashvan means ‘winner’.

24. Yadnya:

If you want a name that is religious yet sounds modern, try Yadnya, which means ‘holy fire’.

25. Hansal:

It is but God’s kindness that keeps the world from collapsing. Your baby too is a gift from the divine power. Hansal means ‘god is gracious’ – a great way to thank God!

26. Hanshit:

If there is one thing sweeter than honey, it is your baby’s beautiful smile! Try the name Hanshit, which means ‘like honey’.

27. Daarshik:

The name Daarshik means the one who is a ‘perceiver’. It is a unique name for a special baby boy!

28. Daha:

The world today needs leaders who can show the path to peace and happiness. Daha means ‘one who is very bright or blazing’.

29. Maaksharth:

Here is a name that speaks to all mothers! It means ‘precious and a part of the mother’s heart’.

30. Madhukanta:

The moon – pure and beautiful is a marvel of nature. Name your baby Madhukanta, which means ‘like the moon’.

31. Pachai:

The name Pachai means the one who is ‘youthful and resourceful’ – both qualities your baby will grow up to have.

32. Palaksh:

Are you looking for a name that sounds exotic and modern but has a traditional meaning? Go for Palaksh, which refers to Lord Vishnu.

33. Saakar:

We are all part of the divine. Your son is a spark from the divine flame. Call him Saakar, which means ‘manifestation of God’.

34. Saathvik:

Today, when everything is so loud and crass, let your son be the oasis of calm. Saathvik means ‘calm’.

35. Sabal:

Nothing is more important than strength of character. The name Sabal means ‘one who has the strength’.

Give your baby boy a name he can be proud of! You don’t want him to change his name at the first chance he gets, do you? So, do your research and select a name that is both meaningful and beautiful.

And do let us know your final choice in the comment section below!

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