Water Baby Names

Nature baby names are hot in general; water names are cool and refreshing.
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  • Aqua

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    One of the new color names that is catching on, invoking a calm, blue-green-sea feeling.  Read More 

  • Aquarius

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    Astrological name retains a hippielike Age of Aquarius feel. Read More 

  • Arno

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    Subtract the last two letters of Arnold, and you're left with a much more modern-sounding name.  Read More 

  • Bay

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    One of the most usable of the pleasant, newly adopted nature/water names (like Lake and Ocean), especially in middle position. There was a character named Bay Kennish on the show Switched at Birt... Read More 

  • Bayou

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    A slow and sultry southern choice that's definitely cool for babies of either gender. While the word feels French and has its roots in 18th century French Louisiana, it derives from the Choctaw wo... Read More 

  • Brook

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    Brooke variation -- or is the other way around -- that makes it more a nature name, less an eighties-style androgynous name. Read More 

  • Cascade

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    It's a nature name evocative of rushing waterfalls. But also a dishwashing detergent.  Read More 

  • Caspian

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    One of the most romantic of appellations, as well as being a geographical name of the large salty sea between Asia and Europe that probably inspired C.S. Lewis to use it for the name of the hero of... Read More 

  • Como

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    Singer Perry is long gone, but the beautiful northern Italian lake conjures up a clear and tranquil image.  Read More 

  • Cordelia

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    Cordelia, the name of King Lear's one sympathetic daughter, has style and substance, and is exactly the kind of old-fashioned, grown-up name that many parents are seeking today. If you're torn betw... Read More 

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