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24 Game of Thrones inspired baby names and their meanings

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game of thrones names for babies and their meanings

Choosing a unique baby name is a difficult challenge. You can try looking at trends or take inspiration from overseas, feminismyears gone byfood, celebrities and even television characters.

As series eight, the final series of Game of Thrones approaches, we wonder if there will be another surge of babies named after our favourite characters. As far back as 2014, we reported that the HBO series was inspiring parents everywhere to give their children fantastical monikers.

It feels like it's been forever since series seven ended - a whole year, in fact - so if you need a refresher, check out this list of potential GoT inspired baby names and their meanings in the Dothraki language...

24 Game of Thrones baby names:

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1) Bran

Character: Bran Stark
Meaning: Raven
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2) Asha

Character: Asha Greyjoy
Meaning: Life
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3) Davos

Character: Davos Seaworth
Meaning: Beloved
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4) Cersei

Character: Cersei Lannister
Meaning: Enchantress
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5) Doran

Character: Doran Martell
Meaning: Wanderer
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6) Daenerys

Character: Daenerys Targaryen
Meaning: Born of the storm
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7) Jojen

Character: Jojen Reed
Meaning: God is gracious
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8) Gilly

Character: Gilly Craster
Meaning: My joy
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9) Jorah

Character: Jorah Mormont
Meaning: He has reproached
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10) Khaleesi

Character: Daenerys Targaryen
Meaning: Queen
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11) Loras

Character: Loras Tyrell
Meaning: Sorrow
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12) Myrcella

Character: Myrcella Baratheon
Meaning: Princess
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13) Mace

Character: Mace Tyrell
Meaning: Powerful weapon
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14) Nymeria

Character: Nymeria Sand
Meaning: Warrior Queen
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15) Randall

Character: Randyll Tarly
Meaning: Wolf
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16) Olenna

Character: Olenna Tyrell
Meaning: Shining light
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17) Roderick

Character: Rodrik Cassel
Meaning: Famous ruler
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18) Sansa

Character: Sansa Stark
Meaning: Praise or charm
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19) Theon

Character: Theon Greyjoy
Meaning: Godly
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20) Shae

Character: Shae of Lorath
Meaning: Courteous
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21) Tyrion

Character: Tyrion Lannister
Meaning: Nobility
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22) Talisa

Character: Talisa Stark
Meaning: Forest
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23) Walder

Character: Walder Frey
Meaning: Forest dweller
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24) Yara

Character: Yara Greyjoy
Meaning: Precious gem

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