All the cliches are true: the second any new parent lays their eyes on their newborn baby, their thoughts probably go to how the baby is going to set the world on fire with their energy, charisma and passion. As the years go by, you may refer to your little one as a firecracker because of their witty and spunky personality, or you may be taken aback (in the best way possible) by how their infectious personality catches onto any room like a flame. Baby names that mean 'fire' are sure to catch your eye.

Perhaps you or your partner has taken on a life of service as a firefighter, and are heavily inspired by the word fire, or maybe it's a word with a different personal meaning that ignites your spirit. The word fire can stand for a lot of things, including warmth, light and exciting. Maybe you see your child as the flame that will continue to carry on your family's legacy. Whatever reason you may want to give your child a name that means fire, it's up to you, and there are dozens of baby names that mean 'fire' to make your dreams come true.

Whatever the source of inspiration is, these fire names all blaze brilliantly when it comes to creativity!

Ignite your interests and get ready to spark as you peruse this list for 100 ideas for baby names that mean fire.

Baby girl names that mean fire

  1. Aithne
  2. Akosua
  3. Alinta
  4. Anala
  5. Apollonia
  6. Arpina
  7. Azar
  8. Bridget
  9. Brigid
  10. Britt
  11. Calida
  12. Cyra
  13. Eilidh
  14. Eliane
  15. Elidi
  16. Ember
  17. Enya
  18. Fiamma
  19. Fiammetta
  20. Helia
  21. Hestia
  22. Idalia
  23. Kalama
  24. Kalinda
  25. Keahi
  26. Mckenna
  27. Mehri
  28. Mirri
  29. Nuria
  30. Salana
  31. Seraphina
  32. Shula
  33. Sol
  34. Solana
  35. Sunniva
  36. Surya
  37. Tana

Baby boy names that mean fire

  1. Aarush
  2. Agni
  3. Aidan
  4. Aiden
  5. Anatole
  6. Aodh
  7. Apollo
  8. Baskara
  9. Blaze
  10. Brando
  11. Branton
  12. Brent
  13. Brenton
  14. Conleth
  15. Conley
  16. Cymbeline
  17. Cyrus
  18. Edan
  19. Egan
  20. Elio
  21. Finlo
  22. Fintan
  23. Flint
  24. Fuji
  25. Haco
  26. Hagan
  27. Hakan
  28. Helios
  29. Heulfryn
  30. Horus
  31. Hugh
  32. Hugo
  33. Ignacio
  34. Ignatius
  35. Inigo
  36. Ishaan
  37. Kenneth
  38. Kiran
  39. Kwasi
  40. Mccoy
  41. Nuri
  42. Nuriel
  43. Oriane
  44. Pele
  45. Phoenix
  46. Sampson
  47. Savita
  48. Seraphim
  49. Tyson
  50. Vulcan

Gender-neutral names that mean fire

  1. Blaise
  2. Brand
  3. Cole
  4. Hayden
  5. Keegan
  6. Reese
  7. Rhys
  8. Solaris
  9. Soleil
  10. Sulien
  11. Tanwen
  12. Uri
  13. Vesta

A version of this story was originally published on October 14, 2020. It has been updated.

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