In the newborn photography world, I see hundreds of babies – all amazingly and beautifully different. I also get the fun pleasure of hearing all sorts of baby names from traditional, to names with personal meaning to the parents, some very unique in their own way. I was chatting with my husband about this and decided to write about my favourite Top 10 Unique Baby Names of 2023.
Now more than ever it seems as though unique baby names are on the rise. You can’t blame parents for wanting a different name for their child, gone are the days when there were 5 children in the same class with the same name!
In my own experience, with both children we had a few backups going in. Once our babies arrived, we were able to look at them, taking in their beautiful little faces and the names naturally came.
For those of you still on the hunt for some ideas, this blog may help!
Here are my picks for the Top 10 unique baby names I have heard in the studio this year. I checked in with the website www.behindthename.com to give some insight into the meanings of these unique names.
I will start with the girls:
Now here are my top 5 picks for unique boys names:
Other things many parents consider when choosing a name are:
With a new year coming just around the corner, I am so excited to hear all of the birth stories and some brand new names of the newest members of our world. In the meantime, happy baby naming and head on over to my home page www.claudinelavoie.ca to have a look around – I love having you here!