Top 20 gorgeously unusual baby names

You and (more importantly) your baby will love these!

Top 20 gorgeously unusual baby names

You and (more importantly) your baby will love these!
  • Unique names can be a little too strange sometimes. If you want something unusual, but don't want people to cringe when you say your baby's name, these are the perfect options for you.

  • For girls

  • A spin on Theresa, this means, "to reap,gather."

  • A less popular (but just as beautiful) version of Madeline.

  • This old surname was popular as a boys name in 1800's, but today is more commonly used as a girl name.

  • This beautiful name that was most popular in the 1920's is making a comeback.

  • A refreshing new take on the holiday classic, Noel.

  • Pronounced lee-loo. This comes from Occitan - a language spoken in Provence.

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  • Means "like a star."

  • An Irish name that means, "white shoulders."

  • This combination of Lily and Elizabeth is close to Queen Elizabeth's nickname, Lillibet.

  • A strong name alternative to Olivia.

  • For boys

  • Traditionally a surname meaning "son of Morris."

  • An English name popular during the American revolutionary war period.

  • Means "strong lord."

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  • This is a perfect name for those who find their peace in nature. Fielding means, "lives in the field."

  • Pronounced rah-ool

  • This delightful Irish name means, "pebbly place."

  • A surname turned first name, this is both a boy and girl name.

  • An Irish name meaning "freckled."

  • If you love the nickname Max, this is perfect.

  • Means "wise protector."

Amberlee is the content manager for and earned a degree in journalism. She creates beautiful things with her experience in writing, graphic design, photography, video and music. She loves her family, the outdoors, baby foxes and podcasts.


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