Top 50 Sporty Baby Names For Your Little Athletes

An athlete is one of strength, power, grace, flexibihty, speed and determination. If you admire these traits, you may be interested in picking a sporty game for your little son or daughter. If you are hoping to raise the next sports star, you could choose an athletic and sporty baby name for your baby. Here comes our selection of 50 unique sports baby names for boys or girls, just feel free to choose your favorite name for your beloved athletes.

Sports Baby Boy Names

Ahmad: Arabic name means "highly praised."

Bo: In Hebrew the meaning of Bo is quick. Also the nickname of Vincent Edward Jackson, an American former baseball and football player, one of the few athletes to be named an All-Star in two major sports, and the only one to do so in both baseball and football. He is widely considered one of the greatest athletes of all time.
Brant: From a surname derived from the Old Norse name Brandr, meaning "sword."
Darian: There are several American football players named Darian, this name means "gift."
Dedrick: Danish name means "power of the tribe."
Delvin: Irish name means "good friend."
Donnell: Gaelic name means "world mighty."
Evander: Evander Holyfield is a famous boxer, and his name means "good man."
Garroway: Old English name means "spear fighter."
George: George Herman Ruth Jr. is one of the most famous baseball players ever.
Griffith: Welsh name means "strong chief."
Hank: Henry Louis "Hank" Aaron, nicknamed "Hammer", or "Hammerin' Hank", is a retired American Major League Baseball right fielder.
Jackie: Made famous by Jackie Robinson, who broke the color barrier in baseball.
Jesse: The name of famous Olympian Jesse Owens, and this Hebrew name means "the Lord exists."
Jordan: Michael Jordan is one of the most iconic basketball players in history.
Keane: Irish name means "fighter, sharp wit."
Kenway: Old English name means "brave or loyal fighter."
Irvin: The last name of famous football player Michael Irvin, this Gaelic name means "green or fresh water."
Peyton: Peyton Manning is a top-rated quarterback in the NFL. This name means "fighting-man's estate."
Roddrick: German name means "famous power."
Satchel: Latin name meaning "sack," made famous by baseball player Satchel Paige.
Seger: Old English name means "sea fighter."
Tobin: Hebrew name means "God is good."
Torrance: Irish Gaelic name means "little hills."
Varden: French name means "green knoll."

Sports Baby Girl Names

Adira: Hebrew name means "strong, noble, powerful."

Anna: Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova is a Russian former professional tennis player. Her appearance and celebrity status made her one of the best known tennis stars worldwide.
Annika: Annika Sorenstam is a retired Swedish-American professional golfer, one of the most successful female golfers in history. This name means "sweet faced."
Beryn: Greek name means "light green gemstone."
Brites: Portuguese name means "power."
Danica: Slavic name means "morning star," also the name of racing star Danica Patrick.
Devi: Hindi name means "goddess."
Devorah: Hebrew name means "bee."
Doveva: Hebrew name means "graceful."
Fortney: Latin name means "strong."
Jerica: American name means "strong, gifted ruler."
Justine: Justine Henin, a famous tennis player, her name means "fair, upright."
Kendra: Welsh name means "greatest champion."
Laila: Arabic name means "night beauty," also the name of MuMuhammad Ali's champion boxer daughter.
Lana: Gaelic name means "little rock."
Linden: The name of a tall tree with heart-shaped leaves.
Lorena: Lorena Ochoa Reyes is a Mexican professional golfer, and she was the top-ranked female golfer in the world for over three years.
Maeve: Gaelic name means "intoxicating." The name Maeve comes from the name of a legendary warrior queen of 1st century Ireland.
Misty: Misty May-Treanor is an Olympic beach volleyball player.
Nadia: Russian name means "hope," made famous by gymnast Nadia Comaneci.
Perrin: The female form of the name Peter, which means "rock."
Rochelle: French name means "little rock."
Serena: Serena Williams, a famous tennis player, and her name means "serene, calm."
Simona: Simona Amanar is a gymnastic Olympic medalist and her name means "hear, listen."
Sonja: Sonja Henie was a famous figure skater from Norway, and her name means "wisdom."

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