136 Cute Names to Call Your Boyfriend

Being in a relationship is about more than just holding hands in public, sharing meals, and receiving gifts…

It’s about knowing someone so well that you have your own special name for them! Everyone can call your boyfriend by their real name, but that’s boring, isn’t it? 

Having a relationship sets you apart from the rest of the people in society, it says that you have a unique bond that is between the two of you. So, you need to find the perfect name for your boyfriend. Some people already have their own nickname for their partner, and others are still looking…

Thankfully, if you’re still searching then you’ve come to the right place. This article will give you a whole variety of fun, quirky, and cute names to call your boyfriend. All you need to do is read them and pick your favorite. Before we begin, you might want to think about your boyfriend’s personality. 

Is he cuddly? Loud? Or, does he like to constantly make you laugh and tell jokes? Depending on what character traits your boyfriend has, this will determine your new nickname for him. First, let’s take a look at the sweetest boyfriend nicknames…

In this article:  Nicknames for Cuddly Boyfriend // Food Obsessed // Globetrotter // Pet Lover // Super-human

 

For Those Sweet, Cuddly Boyfriends 🧸

— 20 Cute Nicknames for Boyfriend

  1. Munchkin
  2. Baby
  3. Lil cutie
  4. Snuggles
  5. Sweetiepie
  6. Stud Muffin
  7. Sweet Pea
  8. Cuddle Monster 
  9. Bubbie
  10. Bubz
  11. Snookums
  12. Teddy Bear 
  13. Sweetie
  14. Bae 
  15. Boo Thang 
  16. Love Bug
  17. Papa Bear 
  18. Mr. Love
  19. Babes
  20. Lover Boy

These are the perfect nicknames for your boyfriend if they are sweet and loveable. Each of them says that you trust him and feel comfortable around him. They imply that you want to be loved up together forever! 

 

For Those Food Obsessed Love Bugs 🍭

A relationship is not just about being loving with one another, you need to have key things in common to progress from the dating phase to exclusive boyfriend and girlfriend territory. Now, some people find love through common interests, desires, and passions…

And, who doesn’t love food, right?

Food is one of the best ways to bond with a potential new love and if your boyfriend adores food then you want a nickname that symbolizes that. Here is a list of food-inspired boyfriend nicknames:

— 20 Nicknames for Boyfriend

  1. Honey Pot
  2. Cupcake 
  3. McMuffin
  4. Hot Pot
  5. Cookie
  6. Dumpling 
  7. Chocolate Pudding 
  8. Milky Dream
  9. Peanut 
  10. Pumpkin
  11. Sugar 
  12. Jelly Belly 
  13. Meatball
  14. Jelly Tots 
  15. Tasty Treat 
  16. My Lil Sausage 
  17. Hot Sauce 
  18. Candy 
  19. Marshmallow
  20. Blueberry

 

For Those World Traveler Boyfriends 🌏

Is your boyfriend a passionate traveler? Does he like to jet-set around the world? Or, does he enjoy backpacking and sleeping under the stars? 

Perhaps, your boyfriend is an adventurer or he is from a different country, no matter which one it is you will want a nickname that conveys his explorer side…

For those world-traveling men, these nicknames will give you some inspiration for what to call them:

— 20 Cute Names to Call Your Boyfriend

  1. My World Globe 
  2. Mi Amor (My Love)
  3. Mi Alma (My Soul)
  4. Mi Vida (My Life)
  5. Aein (Sweetheart)
  6. Nae Sarang (My Love)
  7. Bello (Handsome)
  8. Caro (Dear)
  9. Liebling (Darling)
  10. Hayati (My Life)
  11. Mon Chou (My Cabbage)
  12. Dusha Moya (My Soul)
  13. Solntsye (Sunshine)
  14. Iskede (My Beloved)
  15. Wangjanim (Prince)
  16. Atlas Heart 
  17. Papi (Daddy)
  18. Mi Rey (My King)
  19. Golden Star
  20. Dreamer

 

For Those Pet Lovers 🐶

Pet names are a great way to give your sweetheart a fun nickname. They are endearing and you can pick one that suits his personality. Is he a great cuddler like a bear? Or, is her strong like a lion? Either way, you’ll find something for your favorite man below…

— 20 Cute Names to Call Your Boyfriend

  1. Wolfie
  2. Bear Baby
  3. Foxy 
  4. Tigger
  5. My Lion
  6. Dragon
  7. Honey Bee
  8. Puppy
  9. Birdie
  10. Huggy Bear 
  11. Dear 
  12. Monkey Man
  13. King Kong
  14. Duckie
  15. Stallion
  16. Cuddle Cat 
  17. Penguin
  18. Wiggles
  19. Scrappy 
  20. My Precious Panda

 

For Super Boyfriends 🦸‍♂️

Most men grow up wanting to be a superhero and admire their favorite comic stars or movie heroes. However, the reality is not everyone gets to achieve their dreams of becoming batman….

But, the good news is, you can make their dreams come true! To you, your boyfriend is a superhero. So, why not give him a nickname that suits his amazing personality? 

— 7 Cute Names to Call Your Boyfriend

  1. Superman
  2. Daredevil
  3. Iron Man
  4. Captain
  5. Prince Charming 
  6. Casanova 
  7. My Knight 

 

50 More Pet Names for Boyfriend

— Contributed By Courtney Durham

Adonis: If your boyfriend is like a Greek God in looks or personality this one shows he would fit in with those in Olympus

Adorable: Do you have a boyfriend you would describe as cute or otherwise makes you want to say awe (whether intended or not)? Little else could describe him as well as adorable.

Amazing: If your boyfriend is fabulous, stupendous or otherwise makes you feel like you’re watching a firework everyday he is pretty Amazing. 

Amore: This means love. It may be in a different language but the meaning will come across loud and clear. Perfect if you like sounding fancy. 

Babe: If you think your boyfriend looks good, but are casual and don’t feel like bragging then he is absolutely your Babe. 

Baby: If your love for your significant other is pure and you see them as someone to protect then they could be your Baby. 

Beau: A nickname for a modern couple wanting to show their affection. 

Big Guy: If your boyfriend is bigger than you or significantly taller, then calling him Big Guy could be a cute way to show affection. 

Boy Toy: If your boyfriend gives you a lot of attention or wants you to make the decisions then he may be a Boy Toy. 

Boo: If you feel like you’re both close, like two peas in a pod, he might be your Boo. 

Bubba: Do you have a boyfriend particularly close to you or has a simple type of charm? Bubba would be a cute endearing way to show that closeness. 

Cassanova: Is your boyfriend particularly romantic and flirty, or otherwise good at sweet talk? If so he is definitely your Cassanova. 

Charmer: If your boyfriend is charismatic and is adored by almost anyone this is a fitting nickname.

Chief: If  your boyfriend is a leader or good at taking charge, he is definitely your chief.

Cupcake: Is your boyfriend sweet with loads of more good attributes on top of that? Then he is your cupcake. 

Cutie: If your boyfriend is absolutely the cutest and your ready for the world to know, calling him Cutie could be in your future. 

Cutie Pie: If your boyfriend is the cutest to the point you could just eat him up, then he is totally your Cutie Pie. 

Darling: If you or your boyfriend consider yourself an old soul – or enjoy hollywood or Edna Mode – then there’s no better nickname Darling. 

Dearest: Is your boyfriend one of the closest if not the closest person to you? Then it’d be true that they are your Dearest.

Dumpling: If your boyfriend is a bit chubby or full of good things on the inside (personality or skills etcetera) he could be your dumpling.

Fella: If you and your boyfriend enjoy flirting and have a timeless love he could come in your fella.

Foxy: This is for the boyfriends who are sexy or have loads of charisma.

Gorgeous: If you feel like your boyfriend has looks almost so good they’re almost beyond words or you can’t believe your dating – he is your Gorgeous.

Good Looking: Do you and your boyfriend both know he’s good looking? This nickname would be a goodway of reminding him and others.

Goofy: Boyfriends who like making jokes or making you laugh would get a kick out of this one.

Guy: If your boyfriend comes across as the classic hero or man the world needs that could make him your Guy.

Honey: If your boyfriend is unbelievably sweet then this will have him stuck with adoration.

Honey Bunny: If your boyfriend is unbelievably sweet and cuddly then he would be a perfect fit as your Honey Bunny.

Handsome: Does your boyfriend remind you of a movie star or otherwise have good looks? Then he is simply and classically Hansome.

Hot Stuff: If you feel like your boyfriend is too hot to handle he definitely qualifies for Hot Stuff.

Hottie: If your boyfriend is so hot he reminds you of the sun. The best name might be straight and to the point – he is a hottie.

Hunk: Is your boyfriend good-looking, charming, and overall someone most people would call the ‘whole package?’ He could be your Hunk.

Jellybean: If your boyfriend is always on the move or active jumping from task to task Jellybean can fit that active life.

King: Does your boyfriend make you feel like a Queen or otherwise treat you like royalty? If so, this nickname is a good way to remind him that doing that makes him your king.

Lover Boy: If your boyfriend is a hopeless romantic or showers you with gifts or attention then this will be a good fit.

McDreamy: If your boyfriend is fantastic to the point he makes you feel like you’re living a dream, he is your McDreamy.

Mister: Is your boyfriend classy or high brow? Mister, would be a good way of further showing that maturity and class.

Moonlight: If you have a dark relationship whether that be gothic, horror, or other, the name Moonlight will give a glimmer of light in the darkness.

My Love: If your boyfriend makes you think of everything to do with love and romance, then he is your Love.

My muse: If your boyfriend inspires you to create music, stories, or art this would fit him to a T – and show how important he is.

Other Half: Use this if you and your boyfriend do a lot together or often work on projects together.

Prince Charming: If you’re a huge Disney fan, fairytale fan, or otherwise a big daydreamer this nickname will cast a magic spell.

Pumpkin: If your boyfriend makes you feel like a princess all the way to midnight and more, the nickname Pumpkin might be in his future.

Romeo: If your boyfriend is a hopeless romantic or would do absolutely ANYTHING for you, you have yourself a keeper – and a Romeo.

Stallion: Is your boyfriend fast or Italian – referring to the Italian Stallian in ‘Rocky’ – then you have yourself a winner.

Stud: Does your boyfriend like showing off or just showing off how strong he is? Then he is a Stud.

Stud Muffin: If your boyfriend is strong, likes showing off and is sweet on the inside he is completely your Stud Muffin.

Sugar: Could your boyfriend give you a cavity with how sweet he is? Then, he could be your dose of Sugar you’ve been looking for.

Sugar Bear: If your boyfriend looks big but is actually a big softy he could make a wonderful Sugar Bear.

Sunshine: Does your boyfriend make everything seem better and brighter? If he does, then Sunshine is perfect for him.

Sweety: If being with your boyfriend is like your favorite candy or your favorite dessert, he might be your sweety. 

Sweetheart: Does your boyfriend have a loving or kind heart? Then he could definitely be your Sweetheart.

Sweety pie: If there is sweetness baked into everything your boyfriend does then Sweetie Pie could leave a good taste in your mouth.

Tiger: Is your boyfriend dominant or attractively fierce taking charge of situations? A name like Tiger would be perrrrfect for him.

Tough guy: If your boyfriend works out, is a bodybuilder, or is otherwise strong then what’s better than calling him what he is?

 

Of course, these nicknames are just suggestions and you can always create your own nickname that is based on an experience, or memory you share together. If you want something unique but don’t know where to start, why not take the first letter of their name and add it to one of the names above?

But, if you want to give him something extra special with a little more meaning then think of one of your favorite traits about him such as the way he cuddles you or pushes his nose into your neck when you kiss…

If this is something you love about your boyfriend then why not give him a name called puppy? Just like puppies, your boyfriend is just as adorable as a young puppy. In addition, why not give him a specific breed like springer spaniel, labrador, or huskie?

The main thing is that you find a name that suits your boyfriend and feels natural in your relationship. The last thing you want is a nickname that feels awkward or weird when saying out loud. You don’t want to get embarrassed saying your nickname in public.

Whatever name you chose, your boyfriend is guaranteed to love it! As long as you say it with love, it doesn’t matter what name you give him. It’s the thought that counts 💘

Sarah Yule
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