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Baby Names That Mean Friend or Friendly

All these baby names have meanings involving friendship--something we're sure you wish for your child.
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  • Alden

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    A less than stylish surname name, but it might make a more distinctive alternative to such widely used but similar names as Aidan and Holden.  Read More 

  • Alvin

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    Tough to escape the sound of those screeching chipmunks or the image of all the nerdy Alvins seen on screen over the years. In 2009, it was the fastest-falling boy name, plummeting from #570 to #43... Read More 

  • Amica

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    Amica is a word meaning girlfriend that is not often used as a name in Italy, but it would sound pretty and namelike elsewhere. Read More 

  • Amity

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    Amity--what nicer gift to give your little girl than a name that signifies friendship and harmony? This virtue name is also more rhythmic and feminine than the single-syllable Hope, Faith, and Grac... Read More 

  • Amy

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    Amy was second only to Jennifer for the whole decade of the 1970s and, though far less used for babies today, remains a short, sweet Little Women -style classic. When asked which seventies name mig... Read More 

  • Arden

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    Arden, the name of the magical forest in Shakespeare's As You Like It , is poised to join the other 'A' names on the popularity list, with its strong, straightforward image. Another reason to love... Read More 

  • Auden

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    The poetic, soft-spoken Auden has recently started to be considered as a first name option, used for both sexes, appreciated for its pleasing sound as well as its link to the distinguished modern A... Read More 

  • Bellamy

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    Bellamy is a surname name with an admirable meaning and upbeat rhythm. A unisex spin on the popular Belle names for girls, Bellamy works as well for either gender though the plethora of little Isa... Read More 

  • Dakota

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    An early and still popular unisex place-name and name of a Native American people in the northern Mississippi valley. While the popularity of Dakota is trending downward for both genders, it's one... Read More 

  • Darwin

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    Darwin is a surprise millennial hero hit that has been on the popularity list since 2001. Enough parents have found naturalist Charles Darwin, the father of the theory of evolution, a worthy hero t... Read More 

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