Style: Jewish, Little Darlings, Nickname-Proof, Scandinavian, Why Not?
Variants: Arieh, Are
Sisters: Hava, Eden, Daphne, Nia, Tove
Brothers: Nico, Asher, Avi, Kai, Finn
Ari's light touch is unusual for a male name, but there's muscle behind it. Think Greek shipping magnates and Israeli fighter pilots. (The name is Hebrew for "lion," Old Norse for "eagle," and short for Aristotle.) An underappreciated gem that doesn't take itself too seriously.