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Rarely heard since the hippy-dippy sixties and seventies, names like Ocean and River are flowing back into favor, especially with nature lovers and green-oriented parents.

Forest Whitaker, an inspired child namer (his other kids are called Sonnet and True), has a son named Ocean Alexander.

Variations include Oceanus, the name of the child who was born during the voyage of the Mayflower, and Oceane, a wildly popular girls' name in France.

Famous People Named Ocean

Frank Ocean, American singer
Ocean Maturo, American child actor, and younger brother of August

Pop Culture References for the name Ocean

Danny Ocean - character played by George Clooney in the "Ocean's..." movies

Oshun, Oceanus