Baby Names That Mean Happy

Happiness is a wonderful meaning for a baby's name, suggesting an upbeat personality and a positive future. Here are some baby names that mean happy.
  • Abigail

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Abigail is an Old Testament name—she was the wife of David, renowned for her beauty, wisdom, and prophetic powers—that became a term for a maid in the early nineteenth century, which led to a fall... Read More 

  • Alair

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Alair is a lighter, more unusual form of Hilary. Read More 

  • Alisa

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Alisa is less popular than more complicated forms of Alice like Alyssa or Alicia, perhaps because of its association with the once-overused Lisa. Read More 

  • Allegra

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    In music, the term allegro means "quickly, lively tempo," which makes this still-unusual and quintessential ballet dancer's name all the more appealing.

    One of the most creative... Read More 

  • Asher

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    Asher -- an excellent, soft and sensitive Old Testament choice -- is definitely on the rise, climbing more than one hundred places in the last few years, and a Nameberry biblical favorite. ... Read More 

  • Beatrice

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Beatrice is back. Stored in the attic for almost a century, the lovely Beatrice with its long literary (Shakespeare, Dante) and royal history is being looked at with fresh eyes by parents (such as... Read More 

  • Bliss

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    This is a name only for parents positive their daughter won't ever have a tantrum. Same goes for Merry, Joy and Gay.Read More 

  • Blythe

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Blythe embodies a cheerful, carefree spirit and could be the next Blair/Blaine/Blake/Brett/Britt, with the advantage that it's clearly pink. It joins other other light-hearted names for girls:... Read More 

  • Cayo

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    Cayo is a rare and rhythmic Spanish name, all but unknown in the English-speaking world, that would make a lively choice. Read More 

  • Chara

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Star in a constellation that represents hunting dogs, recently named as one of the most likely to host extraterrestrial life. Also, a variation of both Sarah and Charlotte.Read More 

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