State Capital Baby Names

Baby names that reference state capitals might make your little girl or boy feel extra important and one-of-a-kind. The state capital baby names include:
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  • Jackson

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    Cool name Jackson is one of the celebrisphere's top favorites, having been chosen by, among others, Spike Lee, Poppy Montgomery, Carson Daly, Maria Bello, Natalie Maines, Scott Wolf, Maya Rudolph, ... Read More 

  • Juneau

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    Juneau could go either way as a name. The newfound fame of the movie heroine Juno knocks this unrelated though identical-sounding Alaskan name out of consideration for boys, for the moment. Thoug... Read More 

  • Lincoln

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    This was a great year for Honest Abe: Lincoln climbed a whopping 47 places, bringing it into the Top 100 for the first time ever. This admirable presidential choice with a stylish two-syllable soun... Read More 

  • Madison

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    Madison was at one time a strictly boys' presidential name, reaching as high as Number 311 at the end of the nineteenth century. That all changed in 1985 when it entered the girls' list, zooming u... Read More 

  • Olympia

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    With its relation to Mount Olympus, home of the Greek gods, and to the Olympic games, this name has an athletic, goddess-like aura, making it the perfect Olivia substitute. A well-known art refere... Read More 

  • Phoenix

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    Phoenix rolls a lot of cool trends into one: it's a place-name and a bird name, it ends in the oh-so-hip letter x, and as the mythic bird that rose from the ashes, it's a symbol of immortality. It'... Read More 

  • Pierre

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    One of the most familiar -- if not stereotypical -- Gallic names.  Read More 

  • Raleigh

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    Attractive North Carolina place-name and surname of explorer Sir Walter Raleigh. Distinctive, classy-but-approachable choice for either sex. Read More 

  • Salem

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    Salem is a biblical place name in Canaan, as well as that Massachusetts town with its witch-trial associations. But it does have a peaceful meaning and pleasing sound.  Read More 

  • Trenton

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    There's only one Trenton, New Jersey, but more than one thousand babies are being given this name each year, more for its fashionable on ending than the reference to the city. Trenten is another po... Read More 

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