Other Origin(s):German
Meaning:Strong fighter; One who fights epic battles
Wyatt is a gender-neutral name of Old English origin, ultimately derived from the Germanic Wigheard. Meaning "war," "battle," "strength," "brave," and "hardy," to name a few, Wyatt carries the definitions "one who fights epic battles" or "strong fighter." Wyatt has strong ties to the Wild West and is the namesake of the American gambler and lawman Wyatt Earp. If you want to inspire baby to approach life with courage and vigor, Wyatt is a notable contender for your little one.

Famous People Named Wyatt

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Wyatt Russell
    Son of Kurt Russell
  • Wyatt Steven Crow
    Son of Sheryl Crow
Learn how we keep our content accurate and up-to-date by reading our medical review and editorial process.
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.