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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.

Abel


Origin: Hebrew
Meaning: Breath

Aurelia

Aurelia is the feminine form of the Latin name Aurelius, from a family name, meaning:  ”golden”.

Beata

From Late Latin Beatus ‘blessed’.

Benedict

Benedict Meaning and Origin The name Benedict is a boy's name meaning "blessed" and is of Latin origin. From Latin benedictus, meaning blessed. Benedict was the name of a saint (c.480-c.550) who had an influence on the Benedictine rule of the Christian life. Posts...

Caius

Caius Meaning and Origin The name Caius is a boy's name meaning "rejoice" and is of Latin origin. A classical Latin name is also written as Gaius. It was borne by dictator Caius Julius Caesar, and in the early Christian period by several saints. You might have already...

Callisto

Callisto is an Italian boy’s name from Greek kallistos, meaning: “best, most fair”.

Casilda

Casilda Meaning and Origin A Spanish girl's name of uncertain meaning it was borne of an 11th-century saint. Posts with the name Casilda: 50 Exotic & Unique Names for Your Baby Girl

Cecilia

Cecilia Meaning and Origin Cecilia is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "blind". Derived from a Roman clan name and related to the Latin caecus. It is also the name of Saint Cecilia, the patron saint of music. Current popularity: #147. Posts with the name Cecilia:...

Celso

Celso is an Italian boys name from the Latin family name Celsus, a nickname meaning: “tall, lofty”.

Chantal

Chantal is a French girl’s name meaning: “stone”.

Chiara

Chiara is a Italian name meaning: “Light, clear”.

Ciara

Ciara Meaning and Origin Ciara is a girl's name of Irish origin meaning "little dark one". The feminine form of Ciaran, from the Irish ciar meaning “dark”. A popular name in Ireland. Posts with the name Ciara: 500 of the Prettiest Girl Names You’ve Ever...

Cillian

Cillian Meaning and Origin Cillian is a boy's name meaning "monastery, church" and is of Irish origin. A diminutive of ceallach ‘strife’ or possibly from ceall ‘monastery, church’. Borne by several Irish saints. Posts with the name Cillian: 50 Unheard of Unique and...

Claudia

Claudia is a Latin name meaning: “enclosure”.

Claver

Claver Meaning and Origin The name Claver is a boy's name meaning "locksmith" and is of English origin. A Roman Catholic name in honor of a Catalan saint. Posts with the name Claver: 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Colette

Colette is a French name meaning: “victorious”.

Elizabeth

Elizabeth is a Hebrew name meaning: “pledged to god”.

Elodia

(Spanish) foreign riches.

Elodie

(French) foreign riches.

Emma

Emma is a German name meaning: “universal”.

Endellion

Endellion (en-DEL-lyn) is a Cornish girl’s name meaning: “fire soul”.

Eve

Eve is a Hebrew name meaning: “life”.

Felicity

Felicity is a girl’s name, of Old French origin from the Latin word felicitas, meaning: “good fortune”.

Felix

Felix is a Latin boy’s  meaning: “fortunate, happy”.

Fergus

The boy’s name Fergus is a Scottish name meaning: “man of force”.

Ferrer

Ferrer Meaning and Origin Ferrer is a boy’s name of Catalan origin, meaning: “blacksmith.” Catholic given name in honor of the saint, Vicente Ferrer. Ferrer is a Catalan occupational surname for a blacksmith.

Frances

Frances is an English name meaning: “free man”.

Gemma

Gemma is a Latin name meaning: “gem”.

Genevieve

Genevieve (French: Geneviève) is a Celtic name meaning: “woman of the race”.

Georgia

Georgia is an English name meaning: “farmer”.

Gereon

Gereon Meaning and Origin The name Gereon is a boy's name meaning "old man" and is of German origin. From Greek gerōn ‘old man’; the name of a saint martyred in Cologne in the 4th century. Posts with the name Gereon: Adorable German Names You Should...

Henry

Henry is a German boy’s name meaning: “estate ruler”. 

Ingrid

Ingrid is a Norse name meaning: “beautiful”.

Isadora

Isadora Meaning and Origin If ever there were a name to make you swoon, this is it. This exotic alternative to “Isabella” is romantic and adventurous, graceful and sophisticated. Plus, there’s some adorable nickname potential: Dora, Izzy, Isa, Iz, Dory, Sadie, Ida...

Ivo

Ivo Meaning and Origin Ivo is a boy’s name of German origin, meaning: “yew wood, archer.” The name may have been spread by the cult of Saint Ivo, patron saint of Brittany. Posts with the name Ivo: Adorable German Names You Should Consider

Jordan

Jordan is a Hebrew boy’s or girl’s name meaning: “flowing down”.

Keverne

Keverne Meaning and Origin Keverne is a boy’s name of Cornish origin, that is a saint and place name.

Larissa

Larissa is a Greek name meaning: “citadel”. The name Larissa is from the name of the Greek ancient city Larisa in Thessaly. 

Leander

The boy’s name Leander is a Latin name meaning: “lion name”.

Leo

Leo is a Latin boy’s name meaning: “lion”.

Liadan

The girl’s name Liadan is an Irish name meaning: “grey”.

Loman

The name Loman is an irish boy’s name meaning: “bare”.

Lonan

Lonan Meaning and Origin Lonan is a boy’s name meaning “blackbird” and is of Irish origin. A diminutive of lon ‘blackbird’, borne by several early Irish saints. Posts with the name Lonan: 25 Adorable Irish Names for Boys That Aren’t Popular 30 Cool Unusual...

Lucia

Lucia is an Italian and Spanish name meaning: “light”.

Luke

Luke is a Greek boy’s name meaning: “from Lucania”.

Maclean

Maclean Meaning and Origin The name Maclean is a boy's name meaning "servant of Saint John" and is of Scottish origin. Though it's a Scottish name with a lot of history, it feels current and fresh.  Posts with the name Maclean: Rare and Unique Scottish Baby Names...

Madeline

Madeline is an English name meaning: “of Magdala”.

Magnus

Magnus is a Latin name meaning: “great”.

Marie

Marie is a French name meaning: “bitter”.

Michael

Michael is a Hebrew boy’s name meaning: “he who is like god”.

Natalia

Natalia is a Russian name meaning: “Christmas”.

Nevan

Nevan Meaning and Origin Nevan is a boy's name meaning "saintly" and is of Irish origin.  Posts with the name Nevan: 15 Super Rare Irish Boys Names Nobody is Using

Niven

The boy’s name Niven is a Scottish name meaning: “little saint”.

Odilia

The girl’s name Odilia is a German name meaning: “wealthy, fortune”.

Onofre

Onofre Meaning and Origin The name Onofre is a boy's name meaning "he who opens the good" and is of Spanish origin. From an Egyptian saint’s name.

Priscilla

The girl’s name Priscilla is derived from the Roman family name Priscus, meaning: “ancient”.

Sabina

Meaning: “Sabine woman”.

Santana

Santana Meaning and Origin Santana is a unisex name of Spanish origin, meaning: “saintlike.” A traditional Spanish surname derived from numerous places named Santa Ana. Current Popularity: #542 for a boy.

Seraphina

Seraphina is a Hebrew name meaning: “burning ones”.

Sidney

Sidney Meaning and Origin Sidney is a unisex name of French origin, meaning: “Saint Denis.” Posts with the name Sidney: The Chicest French Names for Girls and Boys Oh La La

Sophia

Sophia is a Greek name meaning: “wisdom”.

Tatiana

Tatiana is a Russian name of unknown meaning.

Theodora

Theodora is a Greek name meaning: gift of god”.

Tiago

Tiago Meaning and Origin The name Tiago is a boy’s name meaning “Saint James” and is of Portuguese origin. Pronounced: TEE-ah-go. Portuguese form of James derived from Santiago ‘Saint James’. Posts with the name Tiago:  100 Boy Names You Haven’t Heard...

Verena

Verena Meaning and Origin Verena is a romantic yet strong name that is totally underused. It has an “old-lady cool” vibe that is just lovely. The meaning of the girl's name Verena is unknown and is of Swiss origin. Borne by a 3rd-century saint who lived as a hermit...

Victoria

Victoria Meaning and Origin The name Victoria is a girl's name meaning "victory" and is of Latin origin. In Roman mythology, Victoria was the goddess of victory. Current Popularity: #34. Posts with the name Victoria: 100 Pretty Names For Girls 30 of the Most Elegant...

Zoe

Zoe is a Greek name meaning: “life”.

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