Unisex Baby Names

Unisex baby names usually lean slightly towards one gender or the other. Some of the unisex baby names here are close to 50/50, but even when they're not, they sound equally appropriate for boys and girls. Here are the unisex baby names most popular today.

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  • Alex

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    One of the most evenly divided unisex names these days; strong and energetic, if overused, for both genders. Read More 

  • Alexis

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Alexis, a one-time exclusively-boys' name, has surpassed sister Alexandra in popularity -- it's now at Number 86 (down from 46), still with more than three thousand baby girls named Alexis last... Read More 

  • Angel

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Angel is a perennial Hispanic male name, but it was Buffy the Vampire Slayer that brought it into the Anglo-male camp, where it's now heard more frequently, though it still poses some... Read More 

  • Avery

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Though this unisex name has been around for a few decades, Avery has now definitely heated up for girls, partly as an alternative to the epidemic Ava. The female Avery has had a meteoric rise,... Read More 

  • Bailey

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Bailey -- a jaunty surname -- was first used for a female TV character in 1978 in the show WKRP in Cincinnaati, then caught on big time. Bailey's still an appealing choice, though, and a... Read More 

  • Brady

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    The name given to Miranda Hobbes's son on the dearly departed Sex and the City is a friendly and energetic choice. You well might want to make your son part of the Brady bunch. ... Read More 

  • Brett

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Football great Brett Favre single-handedly kept the muscle in this name for years, though it continues to sink in popularity. It's dropped roughly 350 places in the past six years. ... Read More 

  • Cameron

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Cameron Diaz almost single-handedly transported this sophisticated Scottish male surname into the girls' camp, where it has had a rapid rise to popularity -- though it's never caught up with the... Read More 

  • Casey

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Casey is a name with a big wide grin, Irish, friendly, and open, and associated with several American folk heroes--Casey Jones, the engine driver of the Cannonball Express who gave his life to... Read More 

  • Charlie

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Charlie is one of the friendliest names on the planet, and Good-time Charlie is back. More and more parents (of babies of both genders) these days are opting to put the friendly, genial Charlie... Read More 

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