Forrest
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
FAWR-əst
Meaning
From the woods
Like the Name Forrest?
BOYS
+ Forrest
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Forrest"

Forrest originates in English language and is derived from the word for a wood. As a masculine given name it was popularized by the main character of the 1994 film Forrest Gump.

Popularity of the Name Forrest
Also Spelled Like...

Forest

Famous Forrests

Forrest Gregg - football player
Forrest More - baseball player
Forrest Thomson - baseball player

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Forrest?
Discussion on the name Forrest
The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.