When it comes to the most popular baby girl names, the top spots have been pretty steady for a while now. Just a few names — Olivia, Emma, Ava, Charlotte, Sophia and Isabella — have pretty much held rank as the top baby girl names for a decade, if not more.
Fancy names are those elegant, sophisticated choices that have a posh, upscale feel. Fancy baby names are those that go beyond the merely long and elaborate. These names are rare, precious, almost too dressed-up for everyday use.
Uncommon Classic Short NamesAmes.Ari.Arlo.Ayla.Beau.Cal.Clif.Cora.
The rarest baby boy name is Rome, but other rare baby boy names include Chester, Henley, and Maynard. Finding a rare baby boy name means discovering a unique fit for your little one. Throughout their life, they'll have a special spot in the world and likely won't meet too many others with their moniker.
Yep, that's right – 'Luxury' is the most popular girls' name so far this year. Read on to find out what else is trending… including the equally as posh boy's name that took out the crown.
The name Royal is both a boy's name and a girl's name of English origin meaning "royal". Word names may not be gendered in English, but Royal was used mostly for boys—as in Wes Anderson's anti-hero Royal Tennenbaum—until Lil' Kim named her daughter Royal.
The name Luxury is both a boy's name and a girl's name meaning "extravagance, opulence". A particularly opulent way to get to the nickname Lux (or Luxe), Luxury was included in our trends report for 2023 and shot to the head of Nameberry's popularity list.
Can be given as a name on its own, as a feminine version of the male name Billy, or as a nickname for Wilhelmina, Willow or Willa.
It also debuted as a boy name in 2022: it was given to five baby boys. The name has a sound and feel that's trending right now, so we do expect to see little girls named Luxury (and boys) in the playgrounds and classrooms as well as on the baby name popularity lists.
Unique four letter names for boys on our recommended list include Beau, Cove, Elio, Ford, Hart, Huck, Land, Nico, Otis, Pike, Rafi, and Shaw.
The name Pretty is primarily a female name of English origin that means Attractive. An adjective meaning attractive, appealing – primarily used for females or fashion.
In Ancient Africa, Ancient Persia, Asian and Pacific cultures, and in some European countries, female monarchs have been given the title king or its equivalent, such as pharaoh, when gender is irrelevant to the office, or else have used the masculine form of the word in languages that have grammatical gender as a way …
The name Lucky is primarily a gender-neutral name of American origin that means Fortunate.
The name Billie is primarily a gender-neutral name of German origin that means Diminutive Form Of Wilhelmina. Billie Holiday, jazz singer. Billie Jean King, tennis star.
Missy is a girl's name of Greek origin. It evolved as a diminutive of Melissa, which means "bee." In Greek mythology, Melissa was a nymph and princess who discovered how to use honey for medicinal purposes. After learning secrets from a hive, she was fabled to have transformed into a bee.
Million Origin and Meaning
The name Million is both a boy's name and a girl's name .
The rarest letters in English are j, q, x, and z.
Here's a look at the rarest names in the world right now:Hester. According to Nameberry's research, there are fewer than five girls with this name in the US.Romilly.Bee.Lilac.Ottilie.Zebedee.Lorcan.Rafferty.
Top 100 Cute Last NamesDallas.Ruby.Dayton.Kingsley.Greyson.Kensington.Paisley.Phoenix.
like how in English, the word “handsome” is often associated with something that is masculine, and “pretty” with something that is feminine.
Queen is a baby girl name of British origin. From the medieval era to modern-day royalty, this baby name is a variant of the old English word cwene, meaning "queen." Reigning in Nigeria, Tanzania, and Zambia, the name Queen has definitely made a mark in East and West Africa.
Many Chinese names are gender-neutral, but certain names are more commonly given to boys than girls.
Using boy names for girls allows you to get the best of both worlds: you get to name your kid something that has a classic vibe, but at the same time, it feels fresh, non-traditional, and unique.
Patrick is a male given name of Latin origin. It is derived from the Roman name Patricius (patrician, i.e. "father", "nobleman"). The female equivalent is Patricia.
It is also a diminutive of the traditional English name William and means "of William." No doubt your prince or princess will embody the talent and tenacity of young Eilish; just wait until you see them in a crown!