What can be more beautiful than love? Butterflies flutter somewhere in the solar plexus, it’s hard to fall asleep, and you’re constantly thinking about HIM… You keep giving him thousands of different nicknames in your head, but can’t find the appropriate to say it out loud. Let’s deal with it!
Why Is It Important to Use Cute Nicknames for Guys?
Sweet words can show your feelings and your attitude. Sweet words add romance and some kind of intimacy to the relationship. Sweet words from the woman of his life will definitely melt his ice.
Sweet nicknames for couples can strengthen the bond; sweet names for your boyfriend can make the communication more intimate.
Something SWEET is always a good idea and treatment for a relationship, no matter if you’ve been married for 20 years or just dating for a month.
How to Come Up with an Ideal Nickname for Partner?
You wanna be creative and don’t wanna get stuck in the same old pet names rut, so… what to do?
Actually, experience shows that the best nicknames come naturally from an inside joke. Also, it can be a shortening of the last name, a childhood name, just anything that came out of your mouth and sounded right at the time.
It can be hard and tricky to come up with new and original ones, but the result is worth all the effort, for sure – it will spice up the wordplay between you and your lover, bonding you two, and making the relationship more intimate.
Don’t forget to bear in mind what nicknames he will be comfortable with both in private and in public.
If you scream “Sweet Cheeks, could you help me, please?” across the work barbecue, your beloved Sweet Cheeks will get scarlet faster than you can say “whoopsy daisy”.
So, before calling your sweetheart in some special way, make sure that it’s the right time and situation for that move.
The Most Popular Nicknames to Use in Public
When you’re in a company of friends, relatives, or anybody else, it’s better to stick to the most neutral nicknames, which are well-known – keep your private pet-names in secret.
- Babe/ Baby
- Honey/ Hun
- Cutie Pie
- Love/ Lovey/ Lover
- Dear Heart
- My Man
Funny Pet Names for Guys
Try pet nicknames associated with beautiful, strong, sweet animals. Experiment with them, add something unique and creative.
- Tiger/ Tiggy/ Tiger Toes
- Panda chicken
- My lovely bear
- Panda Bear
Private Nicknames to Use One-to-One
If your boyfriend is incredible in cooking, fixing things, sex!, why not come up with little cute words for praise? Mentioning his strength, attractiveness, hairstyle, and image will never hurt as well.
- Prince Charming
- Bad boy
- Bad A$$
- Chef Of Love
- Naughty Monster
- Chuf chuf
- Dirty Boy
- Mister Cutie
Unusual & Funny Nicknames for Your Sweetheart
If you’re in a long-lasting relationship, and both of you have a sense of humor, you can think of some silly or funny names for each other. “Funny and silly” doesn’t mean “insulting” – keep the balance and stay sincere.
- Sugar Daddy
- Baby butter fingers
- Big Red
- Cuddly Boo
- Cutie Poo
- Wild Turkey
- Hubba Bubba
- Loo loo
- My beautiful nerd
- Sexy Dork / Sexy Nerd
- The Mechanic
Movie and Literature-Inspired Nicknames
If you see some features of your favorite movie or book character in your boyfriend, you can play with nicknames from this list:
- Flame Boy
- Pooh Bear
- Don Juan
- Ducky (from Pretty in Pink)
- Da Vinci
- Iron Man
- Lord of the Vikings
- Robin Hood
Food-Inspired Nicknames for Boyfriend
Is he sweet like honey, tasty like chocolate, and hot like chili? Think no more – he’s gonna love nicknames like these:
- Candy Cane
- Fruit Loop
- Hot Chocolate
- Banana Boo
So, as you can see, there are plenty of versions. Hope, now you don’t have to puzzle over how to call your boyfriend. You can choose from the options listed above, or use your creativity and come up with something more personal. Remember that guys also love affection and sweet words, despite they rarely show that.