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XYZ Baby Names

If you are looking for a unique baby name, search for a few outside of the normal A-W alphabetical list of common names like Alexandra and William. Giving your child a name starting with X, Y, or Z will ensure that they will have a distinctive name that will set them aside from the rest. If you are expecting, consider these names that are not widely used but may suit your soon-to-be perfectly!

Xander (Greek): Form of Alexander, meaning “helper and defender of mankind”
Yale (Welsh): From the fertile upland
Zachary (Hebrew): Form of Zachariah, meaning “The Lord remembers”
Zane (English): Form of John, meaning “God is gracious”
Xara (Hebrew): Form of Sarah, meaning “princess; lady”
Yolanda (Greek): Resembling the violet flower; modest
Yvonne (French): A young archer; possibly a combination of Anna and Eve, meaning “a woman graced with God’s favor”
Zoe (Greek): A life-giving woman; alive