Unusual and Unique Baby Names

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Here’s our pick of unique baby names for your little boy or girl.

When the time comes for you to decide a name for your baby, the world really is your oyster. You may want it to be out of the ordinary, and with so many variations and sources of inspiration to choose from the list is endless. Ranging from modern to traditional names to baby names inspired by Greek mythology, there’s a whole bunch of unusual and unique baby names to consider.

As your due date approaches, your mind may be filled with different hopes, dreams and expectations for life with your little one. To reflect these, many parents will have already picked out an unusual and unique before birth. Some of you, however, may wait until you meet your little bundles of joy, each with their own personalities and individual characters.

Whether you have found out the sex of your baby or have chosen to keep it a surprise – take inspiration from our round up of unique and unusual baby names for boys and girls.

Top Unusual And Unique Names For Boys

Ames

Origin: French

Meaning: Deriving from the noun of ‘amie’- translating as a friend or a beloved.

Dresden

Origin: German

Meaning: A city in Germany, meaning ‘people of the riverside forest’.

Falcon

Origin: Old English

Meaning: A symbol of courage and speed in the Middle Ages.

Kahlo

Origin: German

Meaning: Derived from the German word ‘Kal’- which translates to mean ‘bald’. It is also the surname of famous painter Frida Kahlo.

Yanni

Origin: Greek

Meaning: God is gracious.

Prescott

Origin: English

Meaning: A priest’s cottage.

Horacio

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Time keeper

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Top Unusual And Unique Names For Girls

Aquila

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Eagle

Bambina

Origin: Italian

Meaning: Little girl

Cosima

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Order, Decency

Dove

Origin: Nature

Meaning: Bird of peace

Electra

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Sparkling, The Fiery Sun

Tamari

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: Palm tree

Zephyr

Origin: Greek

Meaning: West wind

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