Boys' names set to disappear

If you want a name that won’t be common in the playground but isn’t too out there, take a look at this list of boys' names facing extinction over the next year

Boys' names to save from extinction

Here is our pick of boys' names that are falling from favour yet could be well worth reviving in 2023 if you are looking for a name outside of the ordinary.

Boys’ names to save from extinction

You might consider reviving one of these as they give you the option of an uncommon name that is far less likely to be called across the school playground.

  1. Austin
  2. Aaron
  3. Xavier
  4. Archer
  5. Nico
  6. Zayn
  7. Rex
  8. Kit
  9. Sidney
  10. Joel
  11. Otto
  12. Monty
  13. Casper
  14. Tristan
  15. Lennon
  16. Magnus
  17. Quinn
  18. Barney
  19. Rafferty
  20. Shay
  21. Thiago

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Boys' names set to disappear