You guys, I love unisex baby names. Every time I run into a little boy or girl with a gender neutral baby name, I'm immediately smitten over it. Being pregnant, of course I'm thinking about what names I might be interested in naming this baby. I've been looking into unique unisex names that might fit in with my family.
These unique unisex names are my favorite names that will work whether this little nugget is a boy or a girl.
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Unique Unisex Names
Funny thing is, my son, Logan has a unisex name and I think that his brother or sister will also have a unisex name. Which of these do you think fits best in our family? And which ones fit best in yours?
Name meanings are so fun to look into when naming a baby, though, isn't it? I think that a meaning of a name can really push you and your partner over the fence on a name if you're wavering between two great names. That's why I've included some important meanings with these favorites of mine. I hope you find a unique and wonderful unisex baby name here, just like I did, for your next baby!
Unisex Names With A Christian Meaning
I don't know about you, but when I find a name that I love and it coincidentally has a biblical meaning, my heart melts. God has given us so much and blessed me with this child. Giving him or her a name that glorifies God is so special.
The obvious meaning of the name is from the “east town”. But it can go much deeper than that! East is the direction of the sunrise, the symbol of a new day, and maybe most interestingly – biblically, the east is a symbol of sunlight which represented God's light and glory.
High, ascended, or My God. It doesn't get much better than this when naming a child for it's biblical meaning.
This name originates from the Hebrew name Elijah and means “Jehovah is God”.
The welsh meaning of the name Evan is “God has been gracious” or “God has shown favor”.
The Hebrew meaning for the name Joey is “May Jehovah add”. I take this as asking for blessings for this child.
Jordan originated as a name given to those who were to believed to have been baptized in holy water because Jesus was baptized in the Jordan River!
Meaning “He who is like God”. What we all pray for our child to be, isn't it?
Another one that is not biblical and not technically have a Christian meaning, but can be looked at with a spiritual light. This name means “the king's child” which is the epitome of Christianity.
Although this name is not necessarily biblical, it can have a meaning related to your faith. The English meaning is “wise” and the Latin meaning is “prophet” or “man of profound wisdom”. This seriously makes me want to give my child this strong name.
Shiloh is a biblical place in Genesis 49:10 meaning “peace”. This name is also used as another name for the Messiah. I absolutely love this!
Unisex Names With A Strong Meaning
I love a good, strong name for boys and girls. I feel like when you give a child a name, the meaning follows them. Maybe not always, but it's good to have a strong name to stand behind either way. For even more strong names that I like specifically for boys, read my post 25 Strong Baby Boy Names With Meanings.
This adorable name means “brave” or “powerful”. This is so important for male and female, isn't it?
The Welsh meaning of the name Hayden is “fire”. Yes! We all need a little spark in our lives.
Meaning “fair hero”. Noble, right? I love it!
This name can mean “noble” or “from the fighting man's house”. This child, whether boy or girl, will be a firecracker for sure.
Meaning “famous ruler”.
Sloane is a Celtic name meaning “warrior”.
All of the meanings for Teddy are great for boys or girls. Name your baby Teddy and give them a name that means “prosperous protector”, “rich”, “happy”, or “protection”. YES!
Unisex Names Inspired By Nature
Do you have any idea how many names we use today that are inspired by nature? Tons!! I absolutely love baby names inspired by animals or some kind of nature. I feel like these names speak to the soul.
Meaning “Young wolf”.
A little hollow
Meaning “keeper of the forest”, this name belongs to a nature-lover.
Rowen is an ash tree with white flowers and red berries.
Unisex Names With Awesome Meanings
Simple, yet profound, these names have meanings you can be proud of.
Meaning “magic dignity”, this name has a meaning that can be really appreciated.
The first part of this name means “elf” and the second part of this name's meaning is “ruler” or “power”.
This name has two very different meanings. On two ends of the spectrum, this Blake can mean “dark” or “light”. Crazy! This child will be a mystery.
Spirited. Aren't they all? Kids always have the most beautiful spirit. I love that this name has such a simple but meaningful definition.
If there ever was a unisex name, it's this one. This name has two meanings. The first meaning is literally “man” and the second meaning is “tiny and feminine”. Whaaaaat? Freaking perfect either way.
I love this name for a boy or a girl. It means “sunshine”, “happy”, or “cheerful temperament”. Who wouldn't want their child to have this fate? Right?
The meaning of this poetic name is actually “beautiful”, “attractive”, or “perfect”.
Other Unique Unisex Names
Not all names have elaborate, noteworthy meanings. But you know what? That doesn't make them any less amazing for your child. If you're looking for a unisex baby name, these are some more great options that would be perfect for a boy or a girl!
Meaning foreign / a traveler from a foreign land.
A long narrow town
Alright, this name simply means “rower” or “oarsman”. But it's cute nonetheless!
Unisex Baby Names
Like I said, unique unisex names are the way to go when naming your next baby regardless of if they are a boy or a girl. I can't wait to reveal to you guys if we are having a boy or a girl this time and which name we finally settle on. It just might be on this list!
Once you choose your name for this little nugget, make sure you grab some personalized baby items such as personalized baby blankets, lovies, milestone markers, books, etc. Having things with baby's name on it makes everything so real!
Are your baby names on this list? Let me know what other unique unisex names you love in the comments below!
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