Unusual and Unique Baby Names


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


Origin: French

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


Origin: German

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


Origin: Old English

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


Origin: German

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


Origin: Greek

Meaning: God is gracious.


Origin: English

Meaning: A priest’s cottage.


Origin: Latin

Meaning: Time keeper

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Top Unusual And Unique Names For Girls


Origin: Latin

Meaning: Eagle


Origin: Italian

Meaning: Little girl


Origin: Greek

Meaning: Order, Decency


Origin: Nature

Meaning: Bird of peace


Origin: Greek

Meaning: Sparkling, The Fiery Sun


Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: Palm tree


Origin: Greek

Meaning: West wind

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