Top 50 Unique Baby Names and Meanings
Choosing a name for your child will have its challenges. It carries a lot of weight and could feel like the most intimidating task to check off.
You don’t want to give your child the same name as many of the other kids in their class, nor anything too extreme. If you are looking for subtle unique baby names and their meanings, here’s a great list below.
If you give yourself time, out of the billion baby names, one will click and make its way to you. Don’t put too much pressure. Especially if you’re pregnant, this is the last thing you want to stress about.
It wasn’t until after I gave birth, did Alan and I choose the name August.
For August I wanted a name that when you heard it you’d pause, smile, and feel all warm inside. We had such a hard delivery (I’ve shared a little snippet of my story) and all I could think “let me gift him a lifetime of gentleness with a soft name”
Truly, I wanted to commit to having a gender neutral name because those are always lightest to the ear.
Finding a name that brings up an emotional connection will make the search a lot easier. Which is why knowing the meaning behind them are so important. I was able to provide these unique baby names and meanings in 1-4 words each, to make it easier to swallow.
The first list of baby names are unisex. The second list of baby names are more unique and timeless. They are far from overused. You can have a lot of fun playing with them, even if you are in search of a middle name.
GENDER-NEUTRAL BABY NAMES:
valiant, rye meadow
a free person
a flowing body of water
someone who hunts
UNIQUE BABY NAMES:
someone who plays the harp
meadow of oak trees
rising in light
one god in three persons
beauty, power of nature
gift of god
red, courage, passion, joy
loving of deer
gatherer of information
a trip or experience
Let me know your favorite names, whether unique, traditional, or invented by you, I want to know. Let’s throw ideas for the mama’s here! Don’t forget to print this list of unique baby names and their meanings