Top Animal Inspired Names To Give Your Baby

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We round up the top animal-inspired baby names for your new bundle of joy.

Whether your baby is soon to be born or has just arrived in the big world, it is now time to decide on a name. Every baby has a unique character and there’s no better way to show that than by giving them a name that they can live up to.

When talking about how parents chose their baby’s name, inspiration often comes from past family members to favourite celebrities. However, it’s not everyday that you’ll hear someone being inspired by animals. But if it works for Cheryl and Liam Payne, who are we to judge, eh?

Speed, beauty, courage, strength- characteristics of animals that all parents would want their baby to have. So for all you animal lovers, look no further as we have compiled a list of the top animal-inspired baby names just for you.

Top Animal Inspired Names For Baby Boy

Bear

Origin: English

Meaning: Animal Name

Drake

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Dragon, Snake

Wolf

Origin: Jewish/German

Meaning: Short for Wolfgang.

Leo

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Lion

Hector

Origin: Scottish

Meaning: Horse

Lionel

Origin: French

Meaning: Young lion

Marshall

Origin: Old Scottish

Meaning: Love of horses.

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Top Animal Inspired Names For Your Baby Girl

Yara

Origin: Brazilian

Meaning: Small butterfly

Raven

Origin: Old English

Meaning: Black bird

Kitty

Origin: Irish Given Name

Meaning: Usually short for Kathleen or Catherine.

Beverly

Origin: Old English

Meaning: Beaver stream, Meadow

Tora

Origin: Japanese

Meaning: Tiger

Kimana

Origin: Native American

Meaning: Butterfly

Ariel

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: Lion of God

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