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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.

Aira

Aira Meaning and Origin Aira is a girl's name of American origin meaning "wind." Posts with the name Aira: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Alaska

Alaska is a Native American name meaning: “great land”.

Amya

Amya (Aime-yah) is an American girl’s invented name, the meaning of Amya is unknown.

Aspen

Aspen is an English tree name.

Auren

Auren Meaning and Origin Auren is a unisex name of American origin meaning "heard or laurel." Posts with the name Auren: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Austin

Austin is a English name meaning: “majestic”.

Bronx

Bronx Meaning and Origin Bronx is a boy's name of American origin, meaning "Bronck's land". The word "Bronx" originated with Swedish-born Jonas Bronck, who established the first settlement in the area as part of the New Netherland colony in 1639. Posts with the name...

Brooklyn

The name Brooklyn is an American place name.

Buddy

Buddy Meaning and Origin Buddy is a boy's name meaning "friend" and is of American origin. Posts with the name Buddy: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys

Butch

Butch Meaning and Origin Butch is a boy's nickname of American origin. Posts with the name Butch: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys

Carlie

Carlie Meaning and Origin Carlie is a girl's name of English, American origin, meaning "free man".  Posts with the name Carlie:  Girl Names That Start With C

Casner

Casner Meaning and Origin Casner is a boy's name of American origin meaning "manager of a granary; one who made cabinets." American spelling of German Kassner. Posts with the name Casner: 100 Baby Names For Boys That Are Super Rare

Castellan

Castellan Meaning and Origin The name Castellan is a boy's name meaning "the keeper of a castle" and is an Americanized form of Croatian Kaštelan.  Posts with the name Castellan: 50 Surnames For Boys That Aren’t Overused

Clarity

Clarity Meaning and Origin Clarity is a girl's name of American origin, meaning "clear, coherent".  Posts with the name Clarity:  Girl Names That Start With C

Dakota

Dakota is a Native American name meaning: “friendly”.

Dash

Dash is an English name meaning: “ash tree”.

Denver

Denver is an English name meaning: “green valley”.

Deon

Deon Meaning and Origin Deon is a boy's name of American origin from Greek, meaning "devotee of Dionysus".  Posts with the name Deon:  Boy Names That Start With D

Dewayne

Dewayne Meaning and Origin Dewayne is a boy's name of American origin, meaning "wagon maker".  Posts with the name Dewayne:  Boy Names That Start With D

Goldie

Goldie (GOHL-DEE) is a American girl’s invented name.

Hudson

Hudson is an English boy’s name meaning: “Hugh’s son”.

Ily

Ily Meaning and Origin Ily is a girl's name of American origin meaning "I love you". The name is an acronym for "I love you." Posts with the name Ily: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever Heard

Janelle

Janelle is a American name meaning: “god is gracious”. 

Jaxton

Jaxton is an American name meaning: “son of Jack”.

Jovie

Jovie Meaning and Origin Jovie is a girl's name meaning "jovial" and is of American origin. Current Popularity: #922 for a girl. The name just puts a smile on the face because it’s so cute. A little girl named Jovie is the cutest name we can think of, and it’s the...

Kennedy

Kennedy is an Irish name meaning: “helmet head”.

Liberty

Liberty Meaning and Origin The name Liberty is a word name and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #653. Posts with the name Liberty: 100 Girl Names You Haven’t Heard Of 50 Southern Girl Names That Are Charming & Sweet

Lilliet

Lilliet Meaning and Origin Lilliet is a girl's American literary name. The name of the heroine of Alexander Chee's novel Queen of the Night, Lilliet Berne. A combination of Lillian and Juliet. Posts with the name Lilliet: 20 Unique but Stunningly Beautiful Girl Names...

Lincoln

Lincoln is an English name meaning: “pool hill”.

Malia

Malia is a Hawaiian name meaning: “bitter”.

Maverick

Maverick is an American boy’s name meaning: “independent”.

Moxie

Moxie (maak-see) is a girl’s name of American origin meaning: “spirited”.

Presley

Presley is an English name meaning: “priest clearing”.

Raelynn

Raelynn Meaning and Origin Raelynn is a girl's name of American origin, a combination of the names Rae + Lynn. Posts with the name Raelynn: Girl Names That Start With R

Raleigh

Raleigh is an English name meaning: “meadow of deer”.

Reagan

Reagan is an Irish name meaning: “little king”.

Savannah

Savannah is a Spanish name meaning: “treeless plain”.

Shauna

Shauna Meaning and Origin Shauna is a girl's name of American origin meaning "God is gracious." Posts with the name Shauna: 100 Baby Names For Girls That Are Super Rare

Starla

Starla Meaning and Origin Starla is a girl's name of American origin, meaning "star".  Posts with the name Starla:  Unique Space Names for Girls

Stetson

Stetson Meaning and Origin The name Stetson is a boy's name of American origin with no known meaning. Current Popularity: #487. Posts with the name Stetson: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Tallulah

Tallulah is a Native American name meaning: “leaping water”.

Treydon

Treydon is an American invented boy’s name of unknown meaning.

Twila

Twila Meaning and Origin The name Twila is a girl's name meaning "twilight" and is of American origin.  Posts with the name Twila:  40 Breathtaking Boho Chic Earthy Names for Girls 50 Southern Girl Names That Are Charming & Sweet

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