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Saturday, July 4, 2015

The Ultimate List of Old Fashioned Baby Names {Alternative, Offbeat Baby Names}


Offbeat Baby Names




If you're on the hunt for a delightfully unique name for your baby, then look no further... or rather, look BACK. Back into time.
 The following names were the most popular baby names from the American Colonial, Victorian and Edwardian era.
Names so traditional, they're offbeat!
 Feast your eyes on this awesome list of three centuries of popular American baby names!


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▬ •• GIRLS •• ▬

Abigail, Abitha, Ada, Adelaide, Adele, Adeline, Agatha, Agnes, Alberta, Alice, Alma, Amelia, Amity, Anastasia, Ann/Anne, Anna, Annabelle, Aphra, Arlene, Astrid, Audrey, Augusta, Aurinda, Ava


Beatrice, Bernadette, Bernice, Bertha, Bessie, Bessie, Beth, Betsy, Beulah, Billie, Birdie, Blanche, Blythe

Camille, Candace, Carlotta, Caroline, Cassandra, Catherine, Cecilia, Celeste, Celia, Charity, Charlotte, Chastity, Clarity, Chloe, Claire, Clara, Clarice, Clarissa, Clementine, Cleo, Colleen, Comfort, Constance, Cora, Cornelia

Daisy, Darla, Darlene, Delia, Delilah, Della, Dinah, Dixie, Dolores, Dora, Doris, Dorothy/Dorothea

Edie, Edith, Edna, Edwina, Effie, Eilleen, Elaine, Eleanor, Electa, Elise, Eliza, Elizabeth, Ella, Ellie, Eloise, Elouise, Elsa, Elsie, Emeline, Emily, Emma, Enid, Estelle, Esther, Ethel, Etta, Eudora, Eunice, Eva, Eve, Evelyn

Fannie, Fay, Felicity, Fern, Flo, Flora, Florence, Frances, Frieda

Gail, Garnet, Gemma, Geneva, Genevieve, Georgette, Georgia, Georgiana, Georgine, Geraldine, Gertrude, Gladys, Gloria, Glynn, Grace, Greta, Gretchen, Gwendolyn

Harriet, Hattie, Hazel, Helen, Henrietta, Hepzibah, Hester,Hilda,Holly, Hortense

Ida, Imogen, Irene, Iris, Irma, Isabella, Isabelle, Isadora, Ivy

Jacqueline, Jane, Jean, Jemima, Jewel, Jocelyn, Josephine, Joy, Judith, Julia, Juliana, June, Justine

Katie, Katharine

Layla, Lenora, Lillian, Lily, Liza, Linda, Lois, Lorene, Loretta, Lorraine, Louisa, Louise, Lucia, Lucille, Lucinda, Lucy, Luella, Lula, Lydia

Mabel, Madeline, Madeline/Madelyn, Mae, Maggie, Maisie, Mamie, Margaret, Marianne, Marilyn, Marion, Marjorie, Martha, Matilda, Maude, Maura, Maureen, Mavis, Maxine, May, Melanie, Melissa, Melody, Mercy, Meredith, Mildred, Millie, Minnie, Miranda, Miriam, Molly, Mona, Muriel, Myra, Myrtle

Nell/ Nellie, Nettie, Noreen, Norma

Olive, Olivia, Opal, Ophelia

Patience, Paula, Pauline, Pearl, Penelope, Petunia, Phila, Phoebe, Phyllis, Polly, Pollyanna, Primrose, Priscilla, Prudence

Queenie, Quinn, Quinnie

Rachel, Rebecca, Rebekah, Rhoda, Roberta, Rosalie, Rosalyn, Rosanna, Rose, Rosemary, Roxanne, Roxy, Ruby, Ruth

Sadie, Sally, Samantha, Sarah, Scarlett, Sela, Selma, Sheila, Sophie, Stella, Susannah, Susie, Sybil, Sylvia, 

Tabitha, Temperance, Thelma, Theodosia, Tillie, Trudy

Ursula

Velma,Vera, Verna, Verity, Victoria, Viola, Violet, Virginia, Vivian/Vivienne

Wanda, Willa, Willie, Wilma, Winifred, Yvonne

Zelda, Zipporah, Zora





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▬ •• BOYS •• ▬

Aaron, Abe, Abel, Abner, Abraham, Abram, Ajax, Albert, Alden, Alec, Alexander, Alford, Alva, Alvin, Amos,Andrew, Ansel, Archibald, Archie/Archibald, Arlo, Arnold, Arthur, Asa, Asahe, Augustus, Azariah

Balthasar,  Barnabas, Barney, Bart/Bartholomew, Barton, Baxter, Bazel, Benajah, Benedict, Benjamin, Bennett, Bennie, Benson, Bernard, Bert, Bert/Bertrand, Boaz, Boyd, Bradford, Bradley, Braxton, Brigham, Brock, Broderick, Bronson, Bruce, Bud, Buford, Byron

 Calvin, Carl, Carlton, Carroll, Carter, Cecil, Cedric, Charles, Charlie, Chauncey, Chester, Chris, Christopher, Clarence, Clark, Claude, Clem/Clement, Cletus, Clifford, Clifton, Clinton, Clyde, Cole, Coleman, Collin, Columbus, Conrad, Cornelius, Cotton, Crawford, Curtis, Cyrus

Daniel, Darius, Darren, David, Davis, Davy, Delbert, Dennis, Dewitt, Dewy, Dexter, Dixon, Domingo, Don, Donald, Douglas, Duke, Duncan, Dwight

Earl, Easton, Ebenezer, Eddie, Edgar, Edison, Edmond, Edmund, Edward, Edwin, Elbert, Eldon, Eli, Elias, Elijah, Elliot, Ellis, Elmer, Elvis, Elwood, Emanuel, Emerson, Emmett, Emory, Enoch, Enos, Ephraim, Eric, Ernest, Erwin, Eugene, Evander, Everett, Ezra, Ezekiel

Felix, Ferdinand, Ferguson, Finley, Finn, Finnian, Fletcher, Floyd, Flynn, Forrest, Foster, Francis, Frank, Franklin, Fred, Frederick

Gabe/Gabriel, Garrett, Garvan, George, Gerald, Gerard, Gideon, Gil/Gilbert, Glenn, Gordon, Grady, Graham, Grant, Griffin, Grover, Gus, Guy

Hamilton, Hank, Hannibal, Harrison, Harold, Hart, Harvey, Hayes, Hector, Henry, Herbert, Hezekiah, Hilton, Hiram, Holmes, Homer, Horace, Horatio, Hosea, Howard, Hubert, Hudson, Huey, Hugh

Isaac, Ike, Ira, Irving, Isaiah, Isham, Israel

Jabez, Jack, Jacob, James, Jameson, Jared, Jasper, Jedidiah, Jefferson, Jeremiah, Jerry, Jesse, Jethro, Jimmie, Job, Joel, John, Johnny, Jonas, Joseph, Josiah, Jothan, Julius

Kendrick, Kenelm, Kenneth, Kent, Kirk

Lambert, Lance, Lane, Langston, Lawrence, Lazarus, Lee, Lemuel, Leo, Leon, Leonard, Leopold, Leroy, Leslie, Lester, Levi, Liam, Lincoln, Linus, Lloyd, Lonnie,  Lou, Louis, Luke, Luther, Lyle

Mack, Major, Malcom, Mannie, Marcus, Marion, Marshall, Martin, Marvin, Mason, Matthias, Maurice, Maverick, Max, Maximilian, Maxwell, Melton, Melvin, Mercer, Merle, Michael, Miles, Millard, Miller, Mitchell, Milton, Monroe, Morris, Morton, Murray, Myron

Napoleon, Nathan, Nathaniel, Neal, Ned, Nelson, Nehemiah, Newton, Nicholas, Niles, Noble, Norman, Norris 

Oakley, Obadiah, Ollie, Oliver, Orson, Orville, Oscar, Otis, Otto, Overton, Owen

Patrick, Pearl, Percy, Perry, Pete, Phillip, Philo, Philomon, Phineas, Pierce, Porter, Preston,

Quincy, Quinn,Quinton

Ralph, Raymond, Reed, Reuben, Richard, Riley, Robert, Roger, Roland, Ronald, Roscoe, Ross, Roy, Royce, Ruben, Rudolph, Rufus, Rupert, Russell

Sampson, Samson, Samuel, Saul, Saxon, Scott, Sebastian, Seth, Seymour, Sheldon, Shelton, Sherman, Sidney, Sigmund, Silas, Simon, Solomon, Stacy, Stanley, Sterling, Stetson, Steven, Stuart, Sullivan, Sumner, Sylvan, Sylvester

Ted, Thaddeus, Theodore, Thornton, Thurston, Timothy, Tobias, Truman, Tucker

Ulysses

Van, Vaughn, Vernon, Victor, Vincent, Virgil, Vladimir

Wade, Wallace, Walter, Walton, Ward, Warren, Watson, Wayne, Weldon, Wesley, Weston, Wilbert, Wilbur, Wiley, William, Willis, Wilson, Winston, Woodrow, Wyatt

Zachariah, Zachary, Zadock, Zephaniah, Zeke


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108 comments:

  1. I love old fashioned names! It will probably be 5 years or so before my husband and I make the baby leap, but we've agreed that we both want old fashioned names for them!

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  2. Very sweet! I am going to be a first time grandmother later this year! This is exciting to see all these wonderful names!

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  3. I love old fashion names. My husband did not though so we stuck with other names.

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  4. I like most old fashioned baby names. We're done, so we don't have any here, but we did go the unique route.

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  5. All of the girl names I plan on using are on this list. I found something that is rare enough that there won't be another one in her future class (I am not even pregnant yet-I just love baby names!!), but common enough no one will struggle mispronouncing or spelling it.

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  6. Some of these names are so adorable. I gave both of my kids old fashion names. Thanks for sharing with us at Merry Monday:-)

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  7. Great list of names! A lot of old fashioned names are becoming popular again. My daughters name - lily made the list. Found from Meet Up Monday.

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  8. My boys' names are Henry, Wesley, and Calvin. We definitely love the old fashioned names!

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  9. Great list. I really enjoy classic names, especially the ones that haven't quite been resurrected and made popular quite yet!

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  10. What an awesome list. I will have to be sure my daughter sees this! Inviting you to post at our party #OMHGWW
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  11. Haha me, my husband, and my first daughter's names are all on this list, and my second daughter's name is on the only other list I clicked on!

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  12. Nice list. I'm wondering if you have Isaac misspelled and there should be a few commas in that line as well.

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  14. My name (Candace) and my son's whole name (Levi Rudolph Nathaniel) made the list! I love old fashioned names.

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  15. One of my kids names made the list (Jethro) I'm yet to come across my other sons name on one of these baby name list pages (Tex) Great list though! I really like a lot of these names

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  16. I love old fashioned names. I thought you may want to add one. I named my daughter Mattie which is a very old name after her great-grandmother. The name with that spelling hasn't been even remotely popular in ages. It reminds me of names like Minnie and Pearl. Now, people use "Maddie" as a more trendy version of Madelyn or Madison. I actually am not sure I would consider Madelyn an "old fashioned" name as it has been so trendy and popular recently and definitely appears on most of the top 10 baby name lists in recent years. So "Mattie" is old fashioned, "Maddie," "Madison," and "Madelyn" really aren't. :-)

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  17. My baby girl's name is Sibyl. We love it, and it suits her very well. We've gotten complements from quite a few strangers who've heard it. We call her Sibbie for short. :)

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  18. I have an Isaac and a Martha which I would have included on the list too. Beautiful old fashioned names 😊

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  19. Parents, I beg of you: Do NOT name a poor innocent little baby girl 'Fannie.'

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  20. Parents, I beg of you: Do NOT name a poor innocent little baby girl 'Fannie.'

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  21. Theodosia. I love that name. Deeear Theodosia, what to saaaay to you...

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  22. Such adorable names. My 8 year old son is named Baxter Byron, a strong name for a strong boy. ��

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  23. Walker is a perfect Old Fashioned baby boys name, but not on this list :(

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  24. Walker is a perfect Old Fashioned baby boys name, but not on this list :(

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  25. Old fashined names reflect the original and root feelings. and this is the reason parents roll back to old fashioned names to their new born babies. This another niace article who loves old fashioned names http://www.babynamescube.com/old-fashioned-baby-names

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