Shakespeare Boy & Girl Names

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Shakespeare Names

Check out baby names from the bard with our collection of Shakespeare baby names. The plays and sonnets of Shakespeare are a literal bounty of baby name inspiration. Shakespeare drew from mythology, history and ancient civilizations to choose names for his well-named characters (both major and minor) and your baby can benefit from all of his hard work and creativity. Choose a name from the drama of the theater for your babe. Consult our offerings of Shakespeare baby names to choose a rich, diverse name that will bring the house down.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Aaron Boy Hebrew Mountain
Antony Boy Latin N/A
Ariel Both Hebrew Lion of God
Audrey Girl English Noble strength
Beatrice Girl Latin Voyager through ...
Benedict Boy Latin Blessed
Benvolio Boy Italian Affectionate; be...
Bianca Girl Italian White; fair
Bona Girl Latin Good
Celia Girl Latin Heaven; blind
Charmian Girl Greek Joy, delight
Claudio Boy Latin Disabled
Claudius Boy Latin Disabled
Cordelia Girl English N/A
Desdemona Girl Greek Ill-starred
Diana Girl Latin N/A
Edgar Boy English Protector of the...
Egeus Boy Greek Protection; shield
Emilia Girl Latin Rival; emulating
Fabian Boy Latin A bean
Halvor Boy Norse Rock guardian
Hamlet Boy Danish Foolish and dull
Hermia Girl Greek Travel
Hermione Girl Greek Travel
Hero Girl Greek Hero
Hippolyta Girl Greek Loosener of horses
Horatio Boy Latin Hour, time
Iago Boy Hebrew Grasp by the heel
Imogen Girl Gaelic Maiden
Imogene Girl English Maiden