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Uncommon/Different names


  • Strawberrygirl21
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    I’m in love with uncommom/different names, but need some help starting a fresh list. Thanks!

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  • Myosotis
    Myosotis
    Participant

    I love uncommon/different names, so I have a LOT on my lists, especially for girls. I’ll just give some of my favourites. The top 6 for each gender are my absolute faves!

    Pandora (plus more -dora names, Aldora, Eudora etc.)
    Evanthe (plus a lot more -anthe names, Ianthe, Calanthe etc.)
    Beatrix (This may be increasing in popularity)
    Phaedra
    Rowenna (or Rowena)
    Arabella (See Beatrix)
    Valencia
    Calliope
    Fae
    Fiammetta (and other -etta names)
    Gwendolen (or Gwendolyn)
    Zia
    Magdalena
    And the rest of my girls list: http://nameberry.com/userlist/view/59281

    Caspian (And other -ian names, but not Ian)
    Phoenix
    Ptolemy
    Lorenzo
    Nikolai
    Evander
    Sherlock (bit of a guilty pleasure tbh, and only as a middle)
    Edmund
    Blaise
    Horatio
    Emrys
    Indigo
    August
    Francis
    And the rest of my boys list: http://nameberry.com/userlist/view/59282

    Mei Mei
    Mei Mei
    Participant

    It would help to see some examples as to what you like. ‘Unusual’ means different things to different people. For some, Luna, Penelope, August and Jasper are different. For others it’s Indigo, Rufina, Leopold, and still others are looking at McKinley, Remington or Avery on a girl.


    Strawberrygirl21
    Participant

    Some I like are Girls….Briar, Maven, Suri, Rowyn, and Isla. Boys….Scout, Zane, and Caspian.

    TwoSapphires
    TwoSapphires
    Participant

    Ooh, I love Isla, Zane and Caspian!!


    lovenames
    Participant

    Girl:
    Elowyn
    Ffion
    Mabel
    Raphaelle
    Xanthe
    Blythe
    Aurembiaix
    Winifred (I like the idea of a truly feminine name that still gives you Freddy or Winnie as nicknames!)
    Saskia

    Boys:
    Granger
    Casimir
    Leander (Lee-AN-der)
    Etienne
    Wolfgang
    +100 for Caspian! :)

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