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Cute Yet Deeply Meaningful Aztec Names for Baby Boys

Cute Aztec Names for Baby Boys
Aztec names are just the right choice for a couple who want their baby boy to have a name, that is different from anyone else's. AptParenting lists out a variety of Aztec names with their meanings, so you pick the most suitable one for your little one.
AptParenting Staff
Last Updated: Feb 26, 2018
Did You Know?
The Aztecs got their name from the Westerners who named them after the place that they lived in during the twelfth century - Aztlan. They used to originally refer to themselves as Mexica, which is where the name "Mexico" originated from.
The term "Aztec" refers to the peoples belonging to the ethnic groups of Central Mexico, especially the ones who spoke the Nahuatl language, during the 14th to 16th century. Today, the language is spoken by 1.5% of the Mexican population, mostly in the mountainous areas of Central Mexico. Due to the quest of choosing a unique name for one's baby, Aztec names are gaining rapid popularity. And these names are indeed unique. Not only do these names sound different, they also have a very unique meaning attached to them, which makes them even more special.
Name Meaning
A
Achcauhtli Leader
Ahuiliztli Joy
Amoxtli Shelter
Atl Water
Baby boy on bed
Name Meaning
C
Chicahua Strong
Chimalli Protective shield
Cipatli Crocodile
Citlali Star
Cualli Good
Cuetlachtli A wolf
Name Meaning
E
Ehecatl A wind serpent
Eleuia Wish
Etalpalli Wing
Eztli Blood
Name Meaning
H
Huitzilli A hummingbird
Name Meaning
I
Iccauhtli One's younger brother
Ichtaca A well-hidden secret
Iconoyotl Friendship
Ihuicatl The Sky
Itotia Dance
Iuitl A feather
Adorable baby boy
Name Meaning
M
Mahuizoh A cheerful and glorious person
Manauia To defend oneself
Matlalihuitl A blue-green feather
Mazatl Deer
Moyolehuani The enamored one
Name Meaning
N
Nahuatl The Nahuatl language
Namacuix A King
Nelli The truth
Nochehuatl Someone who is consistent
Name Meaning
O
Ohtli Road
Ollin Movement
Name Meaning
P
Patli Medicine
Baby boy yawning
Name Meaning
Q
Quauhtli An eagle
Quetzalcoatl Mythological Name for God of sky
Name Meaning
T
Teoxihuitl Precious and divine
Tlanextic Light of dawn
Tlexictli Fire
Tochtli A rabbit
Tonauac One who possesses light
Name Meaning
U
Ueman Venerable time
Uetzcayotl The essence of light
Smiling newborn baby
Name Meaning
X
Xihuitl A comet
Xipil A noble fire
Xipilli Jeweled prince
Xochipilli A flower prince
Name Meaning
Y
Yaotl A brave warrior
Yayauhqui A black smoking mirror
Yolotli Heart
Yolyamanitzin Someone who is considerate
Name Meaning
Z
Zipactonal Harmonic light
Zolin Quail
Hope you liked these names, and found the one that you were looking for. If not, here are a few native American and Russian names, to help you out.
Rise And Shine
Surprised Baby Boy Looking At Camera
Newborn baby
Grandparents And Grandson
Mother And Father With Newborn Baby Boy
Bunny Babe
Little Boy Eating Watermelon
Happy Purple Person
Cute Baby Boy Enjoying Bath
Little Boy Sitting On A Swing
Cute Baby Boy Lying Down On Bed
Happy Crawling Baby Boy
Baby Looking At Itself In A Mirror
Happy Child
Cute Baby Boy
Baby In Elf Hat Sticking Out Tongue
Cute Baby Boy
The Kid In A Green Cap
Baby Safety
Baby Bath Time
Baby And Blue Background
Baby Boy
Baby Playing With Toys
Adorable baby boy relaxing on pillow after bathing
Mother Scratching Her Baby
Cute Small Child In The Park
Baby In His Crib
A Laughing Baby Holding A Towel
Baby Face
Funny Little Boy
Mother Carrying Baby In Kitchen
Sleeping Twin Baby Boys
Baby boy picking up pumpkins
Baby Boy On Car Seat
Sleeping Baby Boy
Grandson love
Little Boy With Cell Phone
Closeup Portrait Of Adorable Baby
Baby Child Full Length Portrait
Teething Baby
Baby Chewing On Teething Ring