Category Archives: Matching Names

Jan
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To Theme or Not to Theme?

Baby names come in all shapes and sizes. Biblical names, trendy names, or words translated into names. If you already have one child with a classic name, can you give the new baby a more modern moniker? Lots of parents like to match names between siblings, whether it’s style, initial or meaning. But if you’ve already got a Daniel at home, is it not fair to name his little brother Zayn? Opinions change, and you might fall in love with a different type of name than you did the first time around. Would you let it impact your decision?

We don’t think names have to match completely, as long as the kids involved won’t have a difficult time from how the names differ. Here is our list of unique baby names of all sorts!

Boys:
Apollo (Greek): In mythology, the god of music, archery and poetry
Edgar (English): A powerful and wealthy spearman
Jake (English): Form of Jacob, meaning “he who supplants”
Preston (English): From the priest’s town

Girls:
Rory (Gaelic): The red queen
Nadia (Slavic): One who is full of hope
London (English): From the capital of England
Halima (Arabic): A mild-mannered woman; One who is gentle