Unusual Male Names

Uncommon Boy Names Starting with U

Unusual Male Names Starting with U

A list of elegant, strong, and uncommon boy names starting with U (with history of origin and meanings).

Last updated: March 28, 2022.

 

Ugo

Name meaning: reasonable, intellectual.

Years of origin: circa 8th century.

Origin: Italian or Old German.

History behind: it is an Italian form of the names Hugo and Hugh.

Ugo name variations: Hugh, Hugh, Uggo.

 

Uhtred

Name meaning: advisor.

Years of origin: circa 8th century.

Origin: Old English.

Reference: Uhtred, King of Hwicce.

Uhtred name variations: Utred, Uchtred, Oughtred.

 

Ulmer

Name meaning: from Ulm.

Years of origin: circa 8th century.

Origin: Old German.

History behind: Ulm is a city in Germany.

Ulmer name variations: Uelmer, Ulmen, Ulm, Ulmar.

 

Ulrich

Name meaning: rich, wealthy.

Years of origin: circa 8th century.

Origin: Old German.

Ulrich name variations: Ulrik, Oldrich, Ulrick.

 

Umberto

Name meaning: bright, famous.

Years of origin: circa 8th century.

Origin: Old Italian and Old German.

History behind: name derived from Germanic berht (translated as bright or famous).

Note: it is an Italian form of name Humbert.

Umberto name variations: Umbert, Unbert, Humberto.

 

Ursel

Name meaning: bear.

Country of origin: Germany.

History behind: it is a German diminutive of female name Ursula.

Ursel name variations: Urso, Ursul, Ursell.

 

Uwe

Name meaning: edge of a sword.

Years of origin: circa 9th century.

Origin: Old German and Old Norse.

History behind: it is a German form of the Nordic name Ove, derived from the Old Norse element egg (translated as edge of a sword).

Uwe name variations: Ove, Oove, Ooveh, Uve, Uwen, Uweh.

 

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