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We’ve compiled a list of baby names in each category to help you choose the perfect name. Click on a name to find the name meaning, popularity, origin, and other helpful information.

Acacia

A flower name from the 16th century, derived from Latin acacia of Greek akakia a derivative of ake ‘point, thorn’.

Acantha

The name Acantha (ə-KAN-thə) is a girl’s name of Greek origin, meaning: “thorny”.

Adan

Adan Meaning and Origin Adan is a boy's name meaning "red earth" and is of Spanish origin. Current Popularity: #469. Posts with the name Adan: 60 Gorgeous Spanish Names for Girls and Boys

Aedre

Aedre Meaning and Origin Aedre is a girl’s name meaning “stream” and is of Anglo Saxon origin. Posts with the name Aedre: 30 Adorable and Unique Girl Names Starting with the Letter A

Anise

Anise Meaning and Origin The name Anise is a girl's name meaning "spice" and is of English origin.

Arbor  

Arbor Meaning and Origin Arbor is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "tree." Posts with the name Arbor: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare 20 Unique and Adorable Boho Nature Names for Boys 50 Unisex Baby Names You Haven't Heard Before

Aspen

Aspen is an English tree name.

Auburn

Auburn Meaning and Origin Auburn is a unisex color name of English origin. This reddish-brown is usually associated with hair color, but it’s also a unique moniker that evokes feelings of fall.  Posts with the name Auburn: Invented and Uncommon Names for...

Autumn

Autumn is a girl’s name that comes from an English season name.

Betony

Betony Meaning and Origin The name Betony is a unisex botanical name of English origin.  Posts with the name Betony:  40 Breathtaking Boho Chic Earthy Names for Girls

Beverly

Beverly Meaning and Origin The name Beverly is a girl's name meaning "beaver stream" and is of English origin. Originally a surname now used as a given name for girls. It comes from a place in East Yorkshire from Old English beofor‘ beaver’ and leac ‘stream’.  Posts...

Briar

Briar Meaning and Origin The name Briar is a unisex name meaning "thorn" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #563 for a girl and #755 for a boy. Posts with the name Briar: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys 25 Effortlessly Cool Names for...

Brooke

Brooke is an English name meaning: “small stream”.

Brookelle

Brookelle is an invented name that may be a derivative of the English name Brooke or a combination of Brooke and Kelly. 

Canna

Canna Meaning and Origin Canna is a girl’s name of Latin origin, meaning: “reed.” A name of a genus plant of brightly colored flowers, derived from Latin canna ‘reed’. Canna is a well-established given female name in Australia. Posts with the name Canna: 21 of The...

Canyon

The boy’s name Canyon is an English word name. 

Cedar

Cedar (see-dr) is a English girl’s or boy’s name meaning: “cedar tree”.

Clove

Clove Meaning and Origin Clove is a unisex spice name of English origin. Posts with the name Clove: 30 Non-Traditional Christmas Baby Names for Your Little Buddle of Joy

Clover

Clover Meaning and Origin Clover is a unisex name of English origin, meaning: “flower.” Coinage of the plant name derived from Old English clāfre. Posts with the name Clover: 60 Hippie Baby Names For Your Little Boho Baby

Coral

Coral Meaning and Origin The name Coral is a girl's word name of English origin.  Posts with the name Coral: 60 Boho Names for Girls That Are As Unique As They Are Gorgeous

Cove

Cove is an English word name meaning: “bay or inlet”.

Cypress

Cypress Meaning and Origin Cypress is a unisex botanical name of Greek origin. Posts with the name Cypress: 30 Non-Traditional Christmas Baby Names for Your Little Bundle of Joy

Dahlia

Dahlia is a girl’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning: “flowering branch”.

Daisy

Daisy is an English girl’s flower name meaning: “day’s eye”.

Daphne

Daphne Meaning and Origin Daphne is a girl's name meaning "laurel tree" and is of Greek origin. Current Popularity: #415. Posts with the name Daphne: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris

Darrow

Darrow Meaning and Origin The name Darrow is a boy's name meaning "oaktree" and is of Scottish origin. Posts with the name Darrow: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names

Dawn

Dawn Meaning and Origin Dawn is a girl’s name meaning “daybreak” and is of English origin. A vocabulary word for daybreak, used as a given name in the 1920’s.

Elam

Elam Meaning and Origin The name Elam is a boy's name meaning "forever, eternal or tree" and is of Hebrew origin. Elam is undoubtedly great for all those old souls out there. Elam is a name with a rich historical presence, making it the perfect choice for...

Ellery

Ellery is an English name meaning: “alder tree”.

Ember

Ember is a French name meaning: “amber”.

Everett

Everett is a boy’s name of English origin meaning: “boar strong”.

Evergreen

Evergreen Meaning and Origin Evergreen is a unisex tree name of English origin. Posts with the name Evergreen: 30 Non-Traditional Christmas Baby Names for Your Little Bundle of Joy

Ewan

Ewan Meaning and Origin Ewan is a classic, strong, and masculine, name that is an underused gem. The name Ewan is a boy's name meaning "born from the yew tree" and is of Scottish origin.  Ewan is an anglicization of the Scottish Gaelic name, Eòghann which may be...

Fern

Fern Meaning and Origin The name Fern is a unisex name meaning "plant" and is of English origin. A plant name from Old English fearn.  Posts with the name Fern: 60 Boho Names for Girls That Are As Unique As They Are Gorgeous 50 Most Popular Unisex Names on All Things...

Grover

Grover is a English name meaning: “grove tree”.

Hadley

Hadley Meaning and Origin The name Hadley is a unisex name meaning "heather field" and is of English origin. The name Hadley is derived from an English surname. Current Popularity: #111 for a girl. Posts with the name Hadley: 100 Cute First & Middle Name...

Hazel

Hazel is an English name meaning: “hazelnut tree”.

Hazie

Hazie Meaning and Origin Hazie is a girl's name meaning "the hazelnut tree" and is of English origin. Posts with the name Hazie: 30 Vintage Baby Names Lost in Time That Actually Sound Quite Modern 60 Hippie Baby Names For Your Little Boho Baby

Holly

Holly is an English nature name.

Hyacinth

Hyacinth Meaning and Origin Hyacinth is a girl’s flower name of Greek origin. A plant of the lily family native to western Asia.

Ilana

Ilana Meaning and Origin Ilana is a girl's name meaning "tree" and is of Hebrew origin. If you're on the hunt for a nature baby name that's slightly different but still classically pretty, Ilana may be right for you. Posts with the name Ilana: Prepare to Fall for...

Iris

Iris Meaning and Origin Iris is a girl's name meaning "rainbow" and is of Greek origin. Current Popularity: #127. Posts with the name Iris: 50 Southern Baby Names That Are Charming and Timeless 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Ivy

Ivy is an English plant name.

Jade

Jade is a Spanish name meaning: “stone of the side”.

Jafari

Jafari Meaning and Origin The name Jafari is a boy's name meaning "stream" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Jafari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Juniper

Juniper is a Latin tree name derived from the Latin word juniperus.

Keziah

Keziah Meaning and Origin Keziah (also spelled Kezia) is a girl's name meaning "cassia tree" and is of Hebrew origin. Keziah (KEE-zee-ah or KEE-szhah) is the second of three daughters of Job (Job 42:14), the others being Jemimah and Keren-happuch. It is said of his...

Kirrily

Derived from Maori Kiri which means tree bark, or the Aboriginal word kira “leaf”.

Laken

Laken (LEY-KihN) is a girl’s name of Dutch origin meaning: “bed sheet”.

Lark

Lark Meaning and Origin The name Lark is a unisex name meaning "bird" and is of English origin.  Posts with the name Lark: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys 60 Boho Names for Girls That Are As Unique As They Are Gorgeous 60 Short Unique Girl...

Larkin

Larkin Meaning and Origin Larkin is a boy's name meaning "like a lark" and is of English origin.  Posts with the name Larkin: 30 Vintage Baby Names Lost in Time That Actually Sound Quite Modern

Laurel

Laurel Meaning and Origin The name Laurel is a girl's name meaning "bay or laurel plant" and is of Latn origin. Current Popularity: #683. Posts with the name Laurel: 60 Boho Names for Girls That Are As Unique As They Are Gorgeous 15 Unique Autumn Names for Girls to...

Laurelle

Laurelle is a Latin name meaning: “laurel tree”.

Lilly

The girl’s name Lilly is of English origin derived from the Latin word lilium, meaning: “lily flower”.

Linden

Linden is an English name meaning: “lime tree”.

Linnea

Linnea Meaning and Origin The name Linnea is a girl's name meaning "lime tree" and is of Swedish origin. A name from Swedish botanist Carl von Linné. Posts with the name Linnea: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of 30 Breathtaking Scandinavian Baby Names for Girls 30...

Lorna

Lorna Meaning and Origin Lorna is a great option for those wanting something short and sweet with vintage vibes.  The name Lorna is a girl's name meaning "laurel tree" and is of Scottish origin. A feminine form of Lorne and from the Scottish place name Lorn. It is...

Luna

Luna is a Latin name meaning: “moon”.

Maple

Maple (mei-pl) is a girl’s name of English origin that comes from the tree name.

Marigold

Marigold Meaning and Origin The name Marigold is a girl's name meaning "flower" and is of English origin. The Old English name of the flower was golde ‘gold’ a reference to the color. Marigolds are a cheery golden, orange-and-yellow flower that is associated with the...

Maxwell

Maxwell (mak-swel) is a boy’s or girl’s name of Scottish origin meaning: “Mack’s stream”.

Melia

Melia Meaning and Origin Melia is a girl's name of Greek origin, meaning “ash-tree.” In Greek mythology, Melia was the Melian-nymph of an ash tree and daughter of Okeanos. An ancient alternative to the more common Maya and Mila, we love how much personality this name...

Niobe

Niobe Meaning and Origin Niobe is a girl's name of Greek origin, meaning “fern.” Niobe was a Queen of Thebes and famously the daughter of Tantalus; she is known for her tragic Greek myth of loss. You’ve likely heard of the name Naomi; Niobe is similar in sound but...

Nyree

A common name in New Zealand usually transcribed as Ngaire.

Oakley

Oakley Meaning and Origin The name Oakley is a unisex name meaning “oak tree” and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #281 for a girl and #421 for a boy. Posts with the name Oakley: 182 Cool And Unique Names For Girls 40 Adorable Modern Unisex Baby Names 50 Cute...

Oceane

Oceane Meaning and Origin Oceane is a girl’s name meaning “ocean” and is of French origin. A popular name in France. Posts with the name Oceane: 60 Hippie Baby Names For Your Little Boho Baby

Oleander

Oleander Meaning and Origin The name Oleander is a unisex is a botanical name.  Posts with the name Oleander: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Olive

Olive Meaning and Origin The name Olive is a unisex name meaning "tree" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #197 for a girl. Posts with the name Olive: 60 Boho Names for Girls That Are As Unique As They Are Gorgeous

Oliver

Oliver is a Latin name meaning: “olive tree”.

Olivette

Olivette Meaning and Origin The name Olivette is a girl's name meaning "olive tree" and is of Latin origin. Posts with the name Olivette: 100 Forgotten Vintage Names for Girls and boys

Oliviane

Oliviane Meaning and Origin Oliviane is a girl's name meaning "olive tree" and is of Latin origin. A name that comes from nature, inspired by a beautiful tree whose branches represent peace, this is a name is cute because it’s strong, rare, and sounds like a...

Oren

A Biblical name meaning ‘pine tree’ in Hebrew, mentioned in a genealogy (1 Chronicles 2:25).

Ornella

Ornella Meaning and Origin The name Ornella is a girl's name meaning "flowering ash tree" and is of Italian origin. From Tuscan dialect word ornello ‘flowering ash tree’.  Posts with the name Ornella: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of Unique & Uncommon Italian...

Orren

Orren Meaning and Origin Orren is a boy's name meaning "pine tree" and is of Hebrew origin.  Posts with the name Orren: 30 Vintage Baby Names Lost in Time That Actually Sound Quite Modern 30 Rare Baby Boy Names That Aren’t Being Used

Paloma

Paloma Meaning and Origin The name Paloma is a girl's name meaning "dove" and is of Spanish origin. Current Popularity: #940. Posts with the name Paloma: 40 Breathtaking Boho Chic Earthy Names for Girls 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Perry

Perry is a English boy’s or girl’s name meaning: “pear tree”.

Phoenix

Phoenix is a Latin name meaning: “purplish-red bird”.

Raine

Raine Meaning and Origin The name Raine is a girl's name meaning "queen" and is of French origin. A respelling of the French word reine ‘queen’. It could also be a transferred use of the surname Raine or Rayne. Posts with the name Raine: 60 Boho Names for Girls That...

Rhea

Rhea Meaning and Origin Rhea is a girl's name of Greek origin, meaning “a flowing stream.” Rhea is a goddess in Greek mythology, the Titaness, daughter of the earth goddess Gaia and the mother of Zeus, Poseidon, Hades, Hera, Demeter, and Hestia. Rhea is a soft...

Rilian

Rilian Meaning and Origin Rilian is a girl’s name meaning “small stream” and is of German origin.  Posts with the name Rilian: Adorable German Names You Should Consider

River

River is an English word name for a boy or girl.

Robin

Robin Meaning and Origin The name Robin is a unisex name meaning "bird" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #866 for a boy and #904 for a girl. Posts with the name Robin: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys

Rowan

Rowan is an Irish and Scottish name, meaning: “little redhead”.

Rue

Rue Meaning and Origin Rue is a Unisex name of English and Greek origin, meaning: “herb, regret”. A name of a bitter medicinal herb deriving from Greek rhyte. It is also a French word meaning “street or road.” This name has an edgy tone to it, it only consists of one...

Saffron

Saffron Meaning and Origin The name Saffron is a girl's name meaning "spice" and is of English origin. A name of a yellow-colored spice, from Old French safran, ultimately of Arabic origin. The bulb was introduced to Europe from the East in the Middle Ages.  Posts...

Sage

Sage is a unisex Latin name meaning: “wise”.

Salix

Salix Meaning and Origin Salix is a boy's botanical name. Posts with the name Salix: 50 Names for Boys That are Cool AF  

Skye

Skye is a Scottish place name as well as an elaboration of the English word sky.

Storm

Storm Meaning and Origin Storm is a unisex word name of English origin. A 20th-century coinage, From the Dutch word stôrm of the same meaning.

Summer

Summer is an English word name.

Taree

A place in New South Wales derived from an Aboriginal word for a type of fig tree found in the area.

Tomer

Tomer Meaning and Origin The name Tomer is a boy’s name meaning “palm tree” and is of Hebrew origin. Posts with the name Tomer: 100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard Of

Tulsi

Tulsi (tool-see) is a girl’s name of Sanskrit origin meaning: “basil”.

Valerian

Valerian Meaning and Origin Valerian is a boy's name of Slavic origin, meaning "strength." Also an herb with the same name. From Roman Valerianus. Posts with the name Valerian: 100 Hauntingly Gorgeous Dark and Romantic Goth Baby Names

Valley

Valley Meaning and Origin The name Valley is a girl's name meaning "between the mountains" and is of English origin.  Posts with the name Valley: 182 Cool And Unique Names For Girls

Vervain

Vervain Meaning and Origin The name Vervain is a boy's herb name of French origin. In legend and folklore, vervain or verbena is considered a magical and sacred herb. Posts with the name Vervain: 60 Goth Baby Names from the Darkside for Girls and Boys

Vesa

Vesa Meaning and Origin The name Vesa is a girl's name meaning "sprout or young tree" and is of Finnish origin.  Posts with the name Vesa:  40 Breathtaking Boho Chic Earthy Names for Girls

Violet

Violet Meaning and Origin The name Violet is a girl's name meaning "flower" and is of English origin. Derived from Old French violette from Late Latin ‘violetta’. Current Popularity: #37. Posts with the name Violet: 100 Cute First & Middle Name Combinations For...

Waverly

Waverly is an English name meaning: “quivering aspens”.

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