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.
  • Sully

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    A jaunty offshoot of Sullivan, Sully will be associated by kids with the beloved character in the Pixar animated film Monsters, Inc. Some notable real-life namesakes are French poet and... Read More 

  • Susanna

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    Susanna is an old and under-appreciated name, perhaps because of the recent overpopularity of Susan, that is certainly due for a comeback.

    The Susannah spelling is just as... Read More 

  • Talullah

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    Talullah or Talulla, the old Irish name of two early saints, is almost identical to the Native-American Tallulah. A modern hipster favorite, however it's spelled.Read More 

  • Taurus

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    His nickname would inevitably be Bull. Read More 

  • Temple

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    Rather formal word name that has been used occasionally over the years, most notably for the autism activist and animal expert Temple Grandin. Read More 

  • Tennessee

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    When playwright Thomas Lanier Williams adopted the pen name of Tennessee, he created a new possibility among American place-names, although it's admittedly a bit bulky in size. Reese Witherspoon... Read More 

  • Vera

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    Vera was the height of exotic fashion in 1910, then was for a long time difficult to picture embroidered on a baby blanket. Now, though, some hip parents are beginning to quietly revive it along... Read More 

  • Weldon

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  • Wiley

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    Wiley is a perfectly appropriate way to spell the name also known as Wylie. The y ending and Wil beginning makes Wiley feel somehow more boyish, whereas Wylie seems truly androgynous.Read More 

  • Williston

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