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101 places to name your baby after

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101 places to name your baby after

Naming your baby after a place has been popular for generations, and continues to be a popular approach to picking a baby name.

Perhaps you want to name your baby after the place they were conceived, or you’d like to forever remember a romantic destination you visited with your other half. Or perhaps this list will simply serve as inspiration for picking your newborn’s moniker. This list contains some popular choices as well as some cool desintations that you (hopefully) won’t hear in the playground.

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Lots of celebrities go for place names as their baby names - think Brooklyn Beckham, Memphis (Bono’s daughter), Moroccan (Mariah Carey’s son) - or perhaps name your little one after a whole direction, rather than a place - like North West. Take your pick from 101 place names for babies: 

  1. Africa
  2. Alamo
  3. Albany
  4. Andorra
  5. Antarctica
  6. Aquitaine
  7. Arabia
  8. Aragon
  9. Aspen
  10. Atlanta
  11. Atlantis
  12. Avalon
  13. Berlin
  14. Bimini
  15. Bolivia
  16. Boston
  17. Brasilia
  18. Brazil
  19. Bristol
  20. Cairo
  21. Calais
  22. Caledonia
  23. Camden
  24. Caragh
  25. Caspian
  26. Catalina
  27. Cayman
  28. Ceylon
  29. Charleston
  30. Cluny
  31. Colombia
  32. Connemara
  33. Corsica
  34. Cuba
  35. Cyprus
  36. Delphi
  37. Denver
  38. Dover
  39. Dublin
  40. Dune
  41. Elba
  42. England
  43. Everest
  44. Galway
  45. Glasgow
  46. Harlem
  47. Havana
  48. Holland
  49. Hudson
  50. Iberia
  51. India
  52. Indra
  53. Ireland
  54. Jamaica
  55. Jersey
  56. Kenya
  57. Kingston
  58. Kyoto
  59. Louisiana
  60. Lourdes
  61. Memphis
  62. Miami
  63. Milan
  64. Morocco
  65. Nairobi
  66. Nile
  67. Odessa
  68. Olympia
  69. Palermo
  70. Panama
  71. Persia
  72. Peru
  73. Philippine
  74. Portland
  75. Quebec
  76. Quintana
  77. Raleigh
  78. Rio
  79. Roma
  80. Romany
  81. Sahara
  82. Salem
  83. Samara
  84. Samoa
  85. Senegal
  86. Sevilla
  87. Sicily
  88. Siena
  89. Sonoma
  90. Sonora
  91. Sydney
  92. Tahiti
  93. Tibet
  94. Trenton
  95. Trinidad
  96. Umbria
  97. Valencia
  98. Venice
  99. Vienna
  100. York
  101. Zion

If you need more inspiration for baby names, try our baby name generator

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