200 Cute Names to Call Your Boyfriend

By on October 7, 2014

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If you and your boyfriend are the kind of couple who like to call each other cute names, it can be hard to come up with new and original ones. You don’t want to get stuck in a pet name rut, so it’s a good idea to throw in some new ones now and then, or settle on that one perfect cute name. Read through this list and get some inspiration about what to call your guy.

  1. Adorable – Simple, yet effective. If your boy really is adorable, tell him!
  2. Amazing One – Again, this needs no explanation. Let your guy know how amazing he is.
  3. Amore Mio – This means “my love” in Italian.
  4. Angel – The perfect pet name for a sweet and angelic boyfriend. Or for a Buffy the Vampire Slayer fan!
  5. Angel Face – A cute name for one with an angelic face.
  6. Apple – Get fruity with this pet name.
  7. Babe – A classic name to call a boy, but a classic for a reason.
  8. Baby – A cute name to call a guy who you have to look out for.
  9. Baby Boy – Similar to “baby” but with more alliteration. What’s not to like?
  10. Baby Cakes – A cute name for all those cake lovers out there.
  11. Baby Doll – For that unbearably cute guy in your life.
  12. Bad Boy – If your boyfriend’s a rebel, this name will suit him well!
  13. Batty Boo – Okay, this one might be a little out there, but could work if you and your guy don’t mind baby talk.
  14. Bear – The perfect pet name for a big and powerful dude.
  15. Beautiful – Some guys are simply beautiful. Tell it like it is!
  16. Beloved – A sweet and meaningful pet name for a guy who you love.
  17. Big Guy – Could be fitting for a big, cuddly guy, or ironic if you’re dating a smaller man.
  18. Binky – Sickeningly cute, but perfect if that’s what you’re after.
  19. Boo – An oldie but a goodie.
  20. Boobear – A good variation on “Boo” and as cute as hell.
  21. Booboo – Ideal for a guy who kisses all your booboos better.
  22. Book Worm – The perfect pet name for a dude who loves to read.
  23. Bugbug – Aww! Just the cutest name!
  24. Bun – Short, but sweet.
  25. Button – Not exactly traditional, but buttons are small and cute. See where we’re going here?
  26. Buzz – A good pet name for a guy who doesn’t like overly cutesy names.
  27. Candy – Because he’s sweet as candy. Geddit?!
  28. Captain – A nautical name for that special someone.
  29. Casanova – Ideal for a sexy and romantic man in your life.
  30. Charming – If your dude charmed his way into your heart, this might be the ideal pet name.
  31. Cherub – For a guy who’s sweet, romantic and ridiculously cute.
  32. Chicken – Not in the sense that he’s scared, but because he’s your little chickadee.
  33. Chief – A perfect pet name for a guy who likes to take charge.
  34. Chiquito – For an exotic little guy.
  35. Cookie – A good name for a boy who’s sweet and delicious.
  36. Cowboy – This man in your life is wild and rugged.
  37. Cuddle Bunch – If you’re boyfriend is cute and cuddly, call him this.
  38. Cuddle Cakes – Cuddles and cake? Best day ever.
  39. Cuddles – He’s your cute little cuddler.
  40. Cuddly Bear – Ideal for a guy who’ll snuggle with you all day long.
  41. Cuppycakers – There’s nothing sweeter than your cupcake-loving guy.
  42. Cute Pants – Great for a guy who’s so adorable that even his pants are cute.
  43. Cutie Patootie – A cute name and a good rhyme.
  44. Cutie Pie – The best kind of pie!
  45. Daredevil – Perfect for a daring and adventurous guy.
  46. Darling – Straightforward but from the heart.
  47. Dear Heart – For one who you love more than anything else.
  48. Dearie – A cute name, without being too cute. 
  49. Doll – This guy’s your perfect plaything.
  50. Doll Face – A great name for that special someone who’s relentlessly gorgeous.
  51. Doodle Bug – This is one bug that’s not creeping you out.
  52. Duck – A cute, but strong name for your guy.
  53. Dumpling – Perfect for a tasty guy.
  54. Eye Candy – A cute name for a dude you can’t keep your eyes off.
  55. Everything – The ideal pet name for the man who means everything to you.
  56. Ecstasy – Because you feel ecstatic when you see him.
  57. Emperor – He might not have power over you, but he is important.
  58. Favorite – For your best guy.
  59. Firecracker – A pet name for a guy who’s spontaneous, exciting and unpredictable.
  60. Foxy – A cute name to use for a guy who gets you going.
  61. Flame  The best name for a man whose light shines brighter than the rest.
  62. Fluffer Nutter – He’s sweet, cute and definitely delicious.
  63. Fruit Loops – A boy who’s sweet, fun and a little bit crazy.
  64. Funny Hunny – Dating the class clown? This is the pet name for you.
  65. Fuzz Butt – His butt might not be literally fuzzy, but this is a cute and cheeky name for your boy.
  66. G-Man – He may not work for the FBI, but he is a gorgeous man!
  67. Giggles – An excellent name for that dude who’s always laughing.
  68. Good Looking – This one gets straight to the point.
  69. Gorgeous – Think your fella’s gorgeous? Well, let him know that!
  70. Gumdrop – He’s a guy who’s sweet enough to eat.
  71. Gum Shoe – For that wanna-be detective in your life.
  72. Handsome – Well, hello handsome!
  73. Heart Breaker – Your guy might be a regular heart breaker, just make sure he treats you right.
  74. Heart Throb – A cute name for that special someone who makes your heart beat faster than the rest.
  75. Hercules – The perfect pet name for a strong guy.
  76. Hero – A guy who is brave and would do anything for you.
  77. Honey – You can’t go wrong with the classics!
  78. Honey Badger – He might look cute, but he has a dark side.
  79. Honey Bear – He’s big and powerful, yet cute and cuddly.
  80. Honey Bee – An ideal name for a guy who’s industrious and hard working.
  81. Honey Buns – Oh yeah. Those are some sweet buns!
  82. Hot Chocolate – For a guy who’s hot, sweet and rich.
  83. Hot Lips – If your boyfriend has the most kissable lips, you’ve found the perfect pet name.
  84. Hot Stuff – He’s too hot to handle!
  85. Hugs McGee – A cute name for that hug monster in your life.
  86. Hun – Short, but cute. The sort of name to call a guy who doesn’t like silly pet names.
  87. Hun Bun – Like “Hun” but with a bit more flair.
  88. Ibex – For a dude who loves adventure.
  89. Ice Man – He can be cold at times, but he’s all yours.
  90. Iron Man – Perfect for a strong and heroic man.
  91. Jammy – Because he’s one lucky guy.
  92. Jay Bird – A good name for a boy with a beautiful singing voice.
  93. Jellybean – Who doesn’t love jellybeans?
  94. Jock – A fun name for a sports fan.
  95. Knave – Call your boyfriend a knave if he’s a little bit naughty.
  96. Kiddo – A cute and caring name to call your boyfriend.
  97. Knight in Shining Armor – If your boy is always coming to your rescue, you can be his damsel in distress.
  98. Knock Out – For a real stunner.
  99. Ladies Man – Your guy might have a way with the ladies, but he’s loyal to you.
  100. Lamb – An adorable name for the sweetest of guys.
  101. Looker – Ideal for a guy who’s great to look at.
  102. Love – If you love this man, this pet name will tell him so.
  103. Love Muffin – You love him and he looks good enough to eat.
  104. Lover – For that special someone who rocks your world in the bedroom.
  105. Lovey – A cute name for your boyfriend, without being over the top.
  106. Major – Great for that major crush in your life.
  107. Marshmallow – He’s so sweet and you can’t get enough of him.
  108. Mi Amor – Spanish for “my love.”
  109. Monkey – A perfect name for a cheeky and playful dude.
  110. Mr. Cool – He’s cool and he knows it.
  111. Mr. Cutie – Ideal name to call the cutest boy you know.
  112. Mr. Muscleman – Because he’s got the biggest guns and the gun show.
  113. Mr. Perfect – Okay, so nobody’s truly perfect, but this boy comes close.
  114. Mr. Right – He’s the right guy for you in every way.
  115. Muffin – Because he’s just what you want to wake up to in the morning.
  116. My All – This man means so much to you.
  117. My Angel – You couldn’t ask for a sweeter and more considerate guy.
  118. My Dear Boy – An archaic pet name with a touch of class.
  119. My Everything – For that special someone who completes your life.
  120. My Knight – A cute name for a chivalrous gentleman.
  121. My Love – A sweet and meaningful name for your boyfriend.
  122. My Sunshine – The perfect name for that guy who lights up your life.
  123. My Sweet Boy – Because he really is the sweetest thing.
  124. My Sweet Prince – For someone who’s really special to you.
  125. My World – A cute name that means so much.
  126. Nature Boy – Perfect for fans of the great outdoors. Or for fans of Nick Cave.
  127. Naughty – He’s bad, but you like it.
  128. Nemo – You’ll make sure you never lose him.
  129. Night Light – The sweetest name for a guy who makes you feel safe.
  130. Old Man – A funny pet name if your boyfriend is younger than you.
  131. Omega – If your boyfriend is the be all and end all, call him your Omega.
  132. Oreo – A sweet name to call a yummy guy.
  133. Other Half – Because you couldn’t live without him.
  134. Pancake – For a guy who you could just eat right up.
  135. Panda Bear – A cute name for a rare and special someone.
  136. Peach – He’s juicy, ripe and oh so sweet.
  137. Pickle – You’ll want to bite right into this pickle.
  138. Playboy – The ideal name for a guy who loves the ladies.
  139. Pooh Bear – As in “Winnie the Pooh.”
  140. Pookie Bear – He’s so cute that you want to snuggle him all night.
  141. Poopie – A bit mean, but cute and funny.
  142. Popeye – If you’ve got a strong or muscular boyfriend, this is a cute pet name.
  143. Prince Charming – Because he swept you off your feet.
  144. Pudding Pie – He’s a sweet treat.
  145. Pumpkin – Your boyfriend’s probably not orange or round, but this is still an adorable pet name.
  146. Pup – For a guy who’s just the sweetest thing.
  147. Puppy – A name for a guy who you just want to pet all day long!
  148. Quackers – Perfect for a man who’s cute, but a little weird.
  149. Quirky Boy – He might be odd, but he’s your quirky boy.
  150. Quake – Because the earth shakes when he looks at you.
  151. Randy – Means the same as horny in England. You get the picture.
  152. Robin Hood – The ideal pet name for someone who always tries to go the right thing.
  153. Rocky – A cute name for a plucky underdog type.
  154. Rockstar – What you should call your musician boyfriend.
  155. Romeo – For a guy who’s dreamy and romantic.
  156. Sailor – Hello, sailor!
  157. Sex Face – A bit of a silly pet name, but fun nonetheless.
  158. Sexy – This guy turns you on, that’s for sure!
  159. Sexy Pants – A cute and funny name for that special guy.
  160. Shortie – He’s your shortie, there’s no denying it.
  161. Shy Guy – If your boyfriend’s a shrinking violet, this might be the pet name for him.
  162. Snapper – A sweet name for a guy with a short temper.
  163. Snoochie Boochie – A super cute pet name, but also fitting for a Jay and Silent Bob fan.
  164. Snuggle Bug – He’s cute as a bug and so nice to snuggle with.
  165. Snuggle Butt – Because you just want to snuggle his ass.
  166. Snuggler – A guy who smuggles snuggles.
  167. Soda Pop – The perfect thing to call a guy who’s sweet and refreshing
  168. Soul Mate – You and this boy are destined to be together.
  169. Sparkie – He’s one bright spark.
  170. Stud – He knows how to impress the ladies.
  171. Stud Muffin – A cute variation on “Stud.”
  172. Sugar – For a guy who’s simply the sweetest.
  173. Sugar Lips – Now those are lips you want to kiss!
  174. Sugar Puff – A cute pet name for your honey monster.
  175. Sunshine – Because your life is dark without him.
  176. Super Stud – This name is funny, but could be true!
  177. Superstar – At least he’s a superstar in your eyes.
  178. Sweet Cheeks – For a guy who looks good from behind, if you get our drift.
  179. Sweetie – A simple pet name, but a classic for a reason.
  180. Sweetie Pie – Because he’s the sweetest guy in your life.
  181. Sweetness – A great pet name for a genuinely nice guy.
  182. Sweetums – This pet name is cutesy as hell, but fitting for a sweet heart.
  183. Tater Tot – Sinful but delicious.
  184. Teddy Bear – The kind of guy you guy want to squeeze.
  185. The Love of My Life – This one needs no explanation.
  186. Tiger – He’s a tiger in the bedroom. Roar!
  187. Toots – A cute name for someone with excess wind!
  188. Tough Guy – Your guy might be tough, but he’s sweet deep down.
  189. Ultimate – Because this man is the ultimate boyfriend.
  190. Underpants – A strange, but cute, pet name.
  191. Viking – This viking has pillaged your heart.
  192. Winkie – A super adorable name for a super adorable guy.
  193. Wolverine – For a strong and brave man.
  194. Wonder – For a boyfriend who is the wonder of your life.
  195. Wonder Boy – He’s strong, cute and smart.
  196. Woo Bear – Like “pooh bear” but with more woo!
  197. Yankee – Perfect for a baseball fan.
  198. Yummy Treat – Yum! This guy sure is tasty!
  199. Zebu – We’re not suggesting that you’re dating an exotic bovine, but “zebu” is just fun to say.
  200. Zorro The strong, silent type.

You probably ended up on this article because you are sick and tired of using the same old pet names on your boyfriend, right? Are you thinking that it is about time to spice up the wordplay between you and your lover? Then you have come to exactly the right place. Affectionate pet names can be incredibly difficult to think of on your own, we know that. Especially when it comes down to finding the perfect one to fit each individual specifically. It’s okay if you didn’t find any you like above and you cannot think of many to use, that’s what we are here for and that is the exact reason we have laid out 200 more pet names right here, right now,  that you can use every single day for the man in your life!

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  1. Aunty

    September 12, 2017 at 2:50 pm

    I just met the guy like three weeks now and I don’t know what to call him, he is cute and heartwarming and everything. but I am shy to call him with a pet name and he always calls me munchie, skat, bby, love. I dont know what to call him but My Bunny will suit him cos he is big

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      September 12, 2017 at 4:24 pm

      It sounds as though you have developed a great nickname. Try it out and see what he thinks. You may also want to speak with him about his thoughts regarding a nickname. This will help to ensure that he enjoys the pet name that you call him. Have a great day, Aunty!

  2. Natasha

    September 12, 2017 at 1:14 am

    I call him sweet boy😍😍

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      September 12, 2017 at 4:09 pm

      Thank you for sharing your positive comment. Have a great day, Natasha!

  3. Anna

    September 10, 2017 at 3:30 pm

    Sunshine is the cutest name ever! he will love it 😍😍😍

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      September 11, 2017 at 9:59 pm

      Thank you for sharing your positive comment. Have a great day, Anna!

  4. madhu

    September 6, 2017 at 3:06 am

    i cal my boffriend iron man bcuz he is gym man ….nd he is cal me sweetie chlm thangoooo…..etcccccccc

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      September 6, 2017 at 6:36 pm

      Thank you for sharing the nicknames that you and your partner have for each other. Have a great day, Madhu!

  5. Kryteal

    September 5, 2017 at 6:24 pm

    None of these really suit me and my partner… I can’t find anything to call him 🙁

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      September 5, 2017 at 8:12 pm

      There are a lot of options available. Continue to think of nicknames that are suitable. You may find benefit in speaking with your partner about potential nicknames. Have a great day, Kryteal!

  6. Juliet

    August 30, 2017 at 3:16 am

    He calls me sugar babe and I love it

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      August 31, 2017 at 7:41 pm

      It is great that your partner and you have such positive nicknames. Have a great day, Juliet!

  7. loy

    August 13, 2017 at 10:12 pm

    Icall my bf babe and he likes it

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      August 14, 2017 at 6:43 pm

      Thank you for sharing your positive comment. Have a great day, Loy!

  8. Kismat

    July 26, 2017 at 9:21 pm

    Emperor is the name i choosen for my boyfriend💓

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      July 27, 2017 at 5:32 pm

      Thank you for sharing the nickname idea that you have. Have a great day, Kismat!

  9. sanny

    July 20, 2017 at 3:02 am

    I call my bf duvi, jaanu

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      July 20, 2017 at 6:42 pm

      Thank you for sharing the nicknames that you have for your partner. Have a great day, Sanny!

  10. Viraj thakker

    July 19, 2017 at 10:46 am

    My gf call me honey bunch , sugarplum
    , Galant hero , etc etc 😊 i can call her my wife too not only my gf 😊😊

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      July 19, 2017 at 8:11 pm

      Those are great nicknames. It is fantastic that you feel so strongly for your partner. Have a great day, Viraj!

  11. shardinea

    July 18, 2017 at 10:39 pm

    What about “Dungeon Master” related to super nerds who play D&D?

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      July 19, 2017 at 8:01 pm

      That is a great nickname. It is certain that you will support our community with your comment. Have a great day, Shardinea!

  12. juanita

    July 15, 2017 at 4:25 pm

    I call mine, Mon Soleil. Meaning my sunshine.

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      July 15, 2017 at 9:32 pm

      That is a great nickname. Thank you for sharing it. Feel free to share your thoughts and feelings in the future. Have a great day, Juanita!

  13. Jess

    July 14, 2017 at 6:32 pm

    I have used ‘my love’, ‘sweetheart’, ‘sexy’..

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      July 14, 2017 at 7:24 pm

      Thank you for sharing the nicknames that you have used. Have a great day, Jess!

  14. Morenikeji

    July 14, 2017 at 5:07 am

    I call mine G -man

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      July 14, 2017 at 6:50 pm

      Thank you for sharing the nickname that you have for your partner. Have a great day, Morenikeji!

  15. Beth

    July 12, 2017 at 8:17 pm

    I call mine Sunshine♡♡

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      July 13, 2017 at 8:07 pm

      Thank you for sharing your nickname for your partner. Have a great day, Beth!

  16. kandis

    July 3, 2017 at 6:57 pm

    i call mine cuddly bear he loves it!

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      July 4, 2017 at 3:40 pm

      Thank you for sharing such a cute nickname. Have a great day, Kandis!

  17. elli

    June 28, 2017 at 7:21 pm

    all thes names are cute and i but i will use love

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      June 29, 2017 at 1:11 pm

      Thank you for sharing your decision and your positive comment. Have a great day, Elli!

  18. Haiden

    June 24, 2017 at 4:33 am

    I’m not a girl but my bf will love this

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      June 24, 2017 at 7:24 pm

      Thank you for your positive comment. We always appreciate uplifting responses from our readers. Have a great day, Haiden!

  19. ada

    June 23, 2017 at 12:22 am

    i call mine my heart

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      June 23, 2017 at 3:39 pm

      Thank you for sharing your nickname for your partner. Have a great day, Ada!

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