50 Unusual Baby Names You’ll Love
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50 Unusual Baby Names You’ll Love

The hallowed top 1000 baby names in the US ends with Kai, given to 262 baby girls last year and Rylen, used for 205 little boys. But what about the baby names right below the Top 1000, hiding just out of sight but prime for plucking by the creative baby namers?

We chose 25 names for girls and 25 names for boys we found swimming just beneath the surface of the Top 1000. These baby names strike the perfect balance between unusual and familiar. The names are ordered from most to least popular, which are your favorites?

GIRL Baby Names

1. Brisa

2. Noor

3. Ellery

4. Vienna

5. Amaris

6. Poppy

7. Arden

8. Charity

9. Cecily

10. Flora

11. Ramona

12. Tess

13. Larissa

14. Anais

15. India

16. Sylvie

17. Ophelia

18. Delia

19. Maren

20. Frankie

21. Zelda

22. Roxanne

23. Sally

24. Elodie

25. Shea

 

BOY Baby Names

1. Garrison

2. Otis

3. Briar

4. Abner

5. Cormac

6. Boone

7. Octavio

8. Bishop

9. Robin

10. Denver

11. Harris

12. Slade

13. Stone

14. Alistair

15. Campbell

16. Edmund

17. Keller

18. Torin

19. Fox

20. Linus

21. Mac

22. Shepherd

23. Gus

24. McCoy

25. Tobin

Are you a fan of any of these lesser-used baby names? Let us know your fave in the comments.

This post was originally published on Nameberry by Pamela Redmond Satran