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Talk Like a Pirate Day Baby Names

Thar she blows! Today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day. It’s not a real holiday, but it’s a day to get away with talking and acting like a pirate, which is almost just as good. Bonus points if you’re willing to sport an eye patch. Incorporating pirate dialect into your daily routine is the most common way to celebrate such a Jolly Roger day. In honor of talking like a pirate, we’ve got a list of names for your most precious booty—a teeny tiny lass or lad. Behold, mateys, our list of pirate baby names!

Jack (English): Form of John meaning “god is gracious”
Bart (Aramaic): Form of Bartholomew meaning “The son of the farmer”
Horatio (Italian): Keeper of time
Bellamy (English): Good looking companion

Rachel (Hebrew): The innocent lamb; in the Bible, Jacob’s wife
Morgan (Welsh): Circling the bright sea; A sea dweller
Alvilda (Danish): Friend of the elves
Charlotte (French): Tiny and feminine