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26 Baby Names Inspired By Nature

Choosing a baby name for your new arrival is no easy task. There are just so many things to consider. Whether you're looking for something quirky like a Disney or Harry Potter inspired name, or a more traditional name, the whole experience can be a bit of a minefield! Or why not follow in the footprints of some of your favourite celebs and choose a baby name inspired by nature?

 
  1. Aria: In Italian, Aria means ‘air’. 
  2. Denver: The beautiful and traditional English name Denver means ‘one who belongs to a green valley’.
  3. Fleur: French variation of Flora, meaning flower.
  4. Hazel: Light brown colour, or the tree.
  5. Iris: A type of flower, and the coloured part of an eye.
  6. Jade: Jade is a ‘gemstone’.
  7. Kai: Kai is a unisexual name, fit for both girls and boys. It means ‘ocean’ in Hawaiian.
  8. Phoenix: The name Phoenix has two meanings. It refers to the mythical bird that rises from its ashes. The name also means ‘dark crimson’. 
  9. Dillon: Dillon is a Welsh name and means ‘the great sea’.
  10. Eben: This simple and short Hebrew name means ‘stone’.
  11. Reed: The name means nature itself.
  12. Strom: This German name stands for ‘one who loves water’.
  13. Clementine: Compassionate
  14. Dagwood: A Shining Forest
  15. Ellwood: Coming from the Elder Wood.
  16. Gaia: From the earth
  17. Luna: Of the moon
  18. Savannah: Grassland without trees
  19. Storm: Tempest
  20. Wolfe: The running wolf
  21. Vale: Poetic term for a valley
  22. Heath: Shrubland
  23. Indigo: A deep blue colour dyed from the Indigo plant
  24. Briar: A thorny patch
  25. Rue: A type of herb
  26. Flint: Born near an outcrop of flint

Where else will you seek inspiration for your baby's name? We have ideas for Celtic names, names inspired by your Grandparents, and many more!


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Editor of eumom.ie, Mairéad Cahalan is a creator of content, a lover of music, red wine and coffee, and a part-time wedding singer! Find her on Twitter, Instagram, Soundcloud and LinkedIn.

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