Atticus is a lovely old fashioned boys name that has made a come back in recent years. With three syllables it needs to be paired carefully with a middle name to avoid creating a name combination that’s difficult to say. If you plan to call your son Atticus, you’ll want to have a look at these great middle names for Atticus.
Top ten middle names for Atticus:
- Atticus Antony
- Atticus Tobias
- Atticus Clayton
- Atticus Silas
- Atticus Jonas
- Atticus Jude
- Atticus Oliver
- Atticus Phineas
- Atticus Mason
- Atticus Sirius
Middle Names for Atticus Beginning with A
By using alliteration you can create a nice sounding name combination. I love Atticus Antony where both the A sound and the T sound are repeated.
Middle Name to go with Atticus that Begin with T
The strong T sound in Atticus can be repeated at the start of the middle name to create a combination that works well. Atticus Tobias and Atticus Thomas are both lovely because they start with the T and also end in the S, the same as Atticus does.
Middle Names for Atticus Beginning with Hard C or K
You can also match the hard C sound in Atticus by choosing a middle name that starts with a hard C or K sound. I like Atticus Clayton where the T sound is repeated as well.
Middle Names that go with Atticus Starting with S
By starting the middle name with the last letter of the first name, you can create good flow between one name and the other. Atticus Silas is my favourite here because it flows from first to middle name and the names have matching end sounds.
Middle Names that go with Atticus Ending in S
You can also create a nice sounding name by matching the end sounds of the first and middle name, in this case, the S sound. I like Atticus Jonas and Atticus Rhys.
One Syllable Middle Names
As Atticus is quite a complex name with three syllables, you can contrast it with a simple, one syllable middle name. I think Atticus Jude works particularly well.
Three and Four Syllable Middle Names
Alternatively, you can balance the name Atticus by choosing a three or four syllable middle name. I like Atticus Oliver the best.
Old Fashioned Middles Names to go with Atticus
If you like Atticus because it’s an old fashioned name, you might want to combine it with one of these other old fashioned choices. I think Atticus Phineas works really well because of the matching endings.
Popular Middle Names for Atticus
As Atticus is a pretty unusual choice of name, you might like to contrast it with a more popular middle name. I like Atticus Mason because of the repeated S sound.
Literary Middle Names for Atticus
If you have chosen the name Atticus because of the famous character Atticus Finch from “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee, you might like one of these other literary names as a middle name for Atticus. I love Atticus Sirius, as they are a partial rhyme.
Atticus Milo (From Catch 22)
Atticus Edmund (From The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe)
Atticus Peter (From Peter Pan)
Atticus Aldous (From Author Aldous Huxley)
Atticus Charles (From Author Charles Dickens)
Atticus Sawyer (From the Adventures of Tom Sawyer)
Atticus Romeo (From Romeo and Juliet)
Atticus Heathcliff (From Wuthering heights)
Atticus Gulliver (From Gulliver’s Travels)
Atticus Edgar (From Author Edgar Allen Poe)
Atticus Sirius (From Harry Potter)
Atticus Dewey (From the Dewey Decimal System)
Atticus Marley (From Marley and Me)
Names Like Atticus
If you like the name Atticus but aren’t sure if it’s the right choice, check out these names like Atticus.
Some Nicknames for Atticus
Here are some nicknames you could use for Atticus
You could also choose a middle name beginning with J and use the nickname AJ.
What Does the Name Atticus Mean?
The name Atticus is derived from the latin word “Attica” and means “from” or “belonging to” “Attica”. The name has been in use since Roman times.
How Popular is the Name Atticus?
Atticus was the 300th most popular name in 2020, with around 1000 uses for the year. The name has grown steadily in popularity during recent years from position 934 in 2004. In the UK, Atticus was the 443rd most popular boys name in 2020.
Girls Names to go with Atticus
Below are some girls name to go with Atticus, perfect choices if you already have an Atticus and he’s getting a sister. If he’s getting a brother, any of the names in this post will work well.
- Atticus and Ada
- Atticus and Ava
- Atticus and Adelaide
- Atticus and Anastasia
- Atticus and Celeste
- Atticus and Addison
- Atticus and Beatrice
- Atticus and Allison
- Atticus and Maisie
- Atticus and Tara
- Atticus and Liliana
- Atticus and Teressa
- Atticus and Florence
- Atticus and Taylor
- Atticus and Matilda
- Atticus and Sarah
- Atticus and Tessa
- Atticus and Holly
- Atticus and Stella
- Atticus and Estelle
- Atticus and Edith
- Atticus and Evangeline
- Atticus and Sophia
- Atticus and Nicole
- Atticus and Serena
- Atticus and Julia
- Atticus and Sadie
- Atticus and Eliana
- Atticus and Mae
- Atticus and Iris
- Atticus and Margot
- Atticus and Ellis
- Atticus and Marie
- Atticus and Agnes
- Atticus and Skye
- Atticus and Frances
- Atticus and Ophelia
- Atticus and Alexis
- Atticus and Harlow
- Atticus and Alanis
- Atticus and Annie
- Atticus and Vanessa
- Atticus and Everly
- Atticus and Eliza
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