Category Archives: Fairy Tale Names

Feb
7

Fairy Tale Names for a February Baby

Congratulations! You are expecting a baby within the next few months; time to pick the perfect baby name that will suit your soon-to-be just right. Inspiration for the new name can pop up anywhere—reading a century old fairy tale might be the key to discovering a beautiful and enchanting baby name.

The Baby Name Registry has developed a list of names that are present within classic fairy tales, told to young and old throughout time that might interest you for a baby born in February.

Boys:

Hansel (Scandinavian): Form of John, meaning “God is gracious” -Hansel and Gretal
Peter (Greek): As solid and strong as a rock -Peter Pan/Peter Rabbit
Robin (English): Form of Robert, meaning “one who is bright with fame” -Robin Hood
Timothy (Greek): One who honors God -Tiny Tim

Girls:

Alice (German): Woman of the nobility; truthful; having high moral character -Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Mary (Latin): Star of the sea/from the sea of bitterness -Mary Had a Little Lamb
Rosie (Greek): Resembling the beautiful and meaningful flower -Ring around the Rosie
Wendy (Welsh): Form of Gwendolyn, meaning “one who is fair/of the white ring” -Peter Pan