Irene: Another name with Greek roots, this name means “peace.” Lana: The Hawaiian meaning of this name is “calm as still waters.” Lulu: Of Swahili origins, this name means “calm, peaceful.” Olivia: Another name that stems from the olive tree, which is a traditional peace symbol.
Amil: A boys' name with Arabic/Sanskrit roots, Amil means “one who hopes.” Asha: This gorgeous Sanskrit name for a baby girl translates to “hope.” Bakari: This rare boys' name means “hopeful” or “promising” in Swahili. Callahan: Here's a cheerful Irish boys' name that means “hopeful” or “bright-headed.”
Picking a name for your child is one of the first things you will do as a parent. It can often be a tough job, choosing something which is modern, not too common and goes well with whatever the baby's last name is. ... Top 10 smartest girls names:
Along with Esme and Amara, other top girl names that mean love include Mila, Amy, Amanda, Mabel, and Philippa. Top boy names that mean love include Rhys, Philip, Lev, and Hart. Names that mean love or beloved in languages other than English include Carys, Querida, Rudo, and Sajan.
Fancy names are those elegant, sophisticated choices that have a posh, upscale feel. Fancy baby names are those that go beyond the merely long and elaborate. These names are rare, precious, almost too dressed-up for everyday use.
Along with Ada and Iris, other retro names for girls in the US Top 200 include Alice, Arabella, Clara, Daisy, Esther, Josephine, Lydia, and Sadie. Unique vintage girl names on the rise include Cordelia, Imogen, Posey, and Susannah.