Origin:British
Popularity:4385
Meaning:Flint rock; Born near an outcrop of flint; Stream
There's something about succinct, snappy names that leave a lasting impression. Flint is one such standout given name for baby boys and was inspired by flint rock. This rugged-sounding name is of English origin, stemming from Old English, where it denoted a person who was "born near an outcrop of flint." It certainly suggests your little one’s strength, courage, and durability, but it also points to baby Flint being your little rock throughout life!

Popularity Trend Chart

Roll over the visual for detailed rankings by year.

Source: Social Security Administration

Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.