Congratulations, It’s a Boy, or Girl…
When you find out you are pregnant one of the first things you often think about is baby names. For nine months, we are constantly scouring the internet to find the perfect name for our little bundle of joy. Check out the cutest unique baby names you will ever find, here.
The name you give your baby will be the gift you will give them that will last the rest of their lives so you want to put as much thought into it as possible. That’s what I have done with this list.
When I found out I was pregnant, I made list after list of the names I liked and thought I would choose when he or she was born. In the end, none of the names on my list ended up being used.
Let me save you some time. Here, you will find a list of baby names for both girls and boys that are among some of the most beautiful names you will ever find. Nowadays there’s no limit to what people are naming their kids, I mean come on, Gwyneth Paltrow named her daughter Apple. Really, Apple. But in a way, it’s cute if it fits her. So, let’s look at some unique names and hopefully you will find a name that you will love.
30 Baby Girl Names
Addison – English surname meaning “son of Adam”
Alina – Light
Amara – Comes from Nigeria – it means “grace, mercy, kindness”
Ariel – In Hebrew the meaning of the name Ariel is: Lioness of God
Athena – Goddess of wisdom
Aurora – Mythical roman goddess of the dawn
Blake – As a given name stems from its prior use as a nick-name for someone with either a very dark or a very light complexion.
Brielle – Could be a contracted form of the name Gabrielle (which means ‘woman of God’ in Hebrew)
Cinder – Beautiful Ashes
Ember – English nature name meaning ‘Spark, Burning Low’
Emmy (Emmie) – Origin meaning ‘whole’ or ‘universal’
Fayre – Beautiful
Genesis – The traditional Greek name for the first and best-known book of the Bible is Genesis, meaning “origin”
Hadley – Field of heather
Harlow – The name comes from the Olde English elements “hoer” meaning a pile of rocks or stones and “hlaw” meaning a hill
Ianira – Enchantress
Ivy – The plant “poison ivy”
Julianna – Young. Jove’s child.
London – The name is thought to derive from the Celtic element “lond” which means ‘wild or bold.
Luna – In Mythology Luna is one of the names of Artemis the moon goddess.
Mina – Short form of the name Wilhelmina
Nadia – Derived from the word meaning “hope”
Paisley – Derived from the Latin basilica meaning ‘church’
Rain – Abundant blessings from above
Raven – a thieving person, or a dark-haired person
Rosalia – Late Latin name derived from rosa, meaning ‘rose’
Rue – Regret
Sienna – From the Italian city of Siena, which gave its name to a reddish shade of brown. The name itself is possibly influenced by the word sienna, meaning “orange-red”
Shea – fairy place
Talia – Hebrew, feminine form of Tal, meaning “dew from Heaven.
Ximena – An old Spanish and Portuguese female equivalent of the Hebrew biblical name Simon (which means ‘hearkener, listener’)
Zella – Shadow
Zoe – Means “life” in Greek.
30 Baby Boy Names
Amir – Muslim: from a personal name based on ‘prince’ ‘commander’, ‘master’
Ash – In Hebrew the meaning of the name is Happy.
Bronx – American origin and means “Bronck’s Land.”
Carter – Irish, Scottish and English origin and is an occupational name given to one who transports goods by cart or wagon
Chance – The given name is of Middle English origin, meaning “good fortune”
Cohen –Hebrew name which literally means “priest”
Dorian – Of Doris, a district of Greece; or of Doros, a legendary Greek hero
Ellis – Westernized version of the Hebrew name ‘Elias’ or ‘Elijah’
Emory – English language masculine given name variant of Emery, of Old German origin (meaning “home strength, Industrious Leader”)
Ezra – Means “help” in Hebrew
Hunter – English origin meaning “one who hunts”
Kayden – Meaning of the name could be “son of Cadan” in Gaelic or “companion or friend” in Arabic. The name could also be an American invention.
Killian – Anglicized version of the Irish name Cillín. … The most likely meaning of the name is “little church”
Knox – Meaning a hillock or a hump
Kyrie – From the “Kyrie Eleison” of the church liturgy, meaning “Lord, have mercy.”
Lane – From the long meadow ‘Path; roadway.
Lennox – In Gaelic the meaning of the name is: Lives near the place abounding in elm trees.
Mateo – Meaning of Mateo: “gift of God”
Nixon – Abbreviation of Nicholas. Mythological Nike was Greek goddess of victory and root origin of ‘Nicholas
Omari – In African the meaning of the name is: God the highest
Orion – Son of Poseidon
Princeton – Principal one
Reid – The name arose as a nickname for someone with red hair or a red, ruddy complexion.
Ryce – Powerful
Ronan – Little seal
Rory – Red-haired King
Ryker – Rich
Walker – The name is derived from the Middle English Walkere which is from the Old English wealcere (a walker)
Xander – abbreviated form of the name Alexander, The name’s meaning is interpreted from “alexein” which means “to defend” plus “andros” which translates to “man, warrior”
Zane – Gift from God
I hope you enjoyed this list of unusual and unique beautiful baby names and you have found one that will be the perfect fit for your little bundle of joy. My personal favorite baby girl name is Zoe and my favorite baby boy name is Xander.
Did you find a name or names that you like? I would love to hear from you. Is there a name that’s not on this list that you would like to recommend? If so, please leave a comment below. I’m sure other moms would love to hear what you have to say.
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