Southern Baby Names

There's something about the South that says charm, hospitality and courtesy. This list of Dixie baby names may inspire a choice for your southern belle or gentleman.

  • Junius

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    Junius is one of those names that's growing on us, along with many of its Roman countrymen such as Julius and Atticus. We once thought it was a combination of the least attractive elements of... Read More 

  • Katrina

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    The hurricane blew this one out of the realm of possibility. Read More 

  • Leora

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    Somewhat dated Hebrew name that appears more modern when spelled Liora. Read More 

  • Link

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    Groovy Mod Squad name that still sounds retro cool. Read More 

  • Loch

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    Loch is a watery word that sounds more like a name because it's one step removed from its English form. Pronounced as "lock," it's also a short form of the variously-spelled Lachlan.Read More 

  • Magnolia

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    Magnolia, a sweet-smelling Southern belle of a name made famous via the iconic Edna Ferber novel and musical Showboat, is one of the latest wave of botanical names, along with exotic... Read More 

  • Maribelle

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  • Mayella

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  • Montgomery

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    This image of this distinguished Anglo-Scottish surname, drawn from the French place name of the ancient castle of Saint Foi de Montgomery, is rapidly shifting from fusty and formal to cool. And... Read More 

  • Narcissa

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    This Greek flower and mythological choice doesn't make it into the pantheon of possibilities because of its association with narcissism. Read More 

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