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100+ Great Christmas Names

100+ Great Christmas Names

By Esmeralda Rocha

Christmas is here once again!

It’s such a magical time of year that many who welcome a baby into the world at this time want to find a special name that reflects the holiday spirit.

We’ve pulled together a list of well over 100 names that in some way promote a Christmas theme – everything from the obvious Noelle and Holly to the more unusual Nevin or Hoshi. Let us know your favorite Yuletide moniker!

The Holy FamilyChristian / Christopher / KitChristine / Christina / Christa /KirstenMary / Maria / Marie / MarioJoseph / JosephineVirginia / Virginie / Agnes / Ines / AzraEmmanuel / EmmanuelleSalvatore / SalvadorJesus / Yeshua

Blessed / HolyAriadneBarackBeatrix / Beatrice / BeatrizBenedict / BennettBooneErenMegumiNevin

Christmas and Christmas-related holidaysEpiphanyEveNoelle / Noel / NoelyNatalie / NataliaNatashaNavidadYule

StarAstra / AstridDanicaEstelle / Estella / StellaEstherHokuHoshiIzarNalediSerenSidraTainaTarak

SnowEiraLumiNeveYukiko

Other Yuletide SymbolsCalantheCedarCelynCullenHollyIvyKantutaMyrnaRobinWinika

Angels, Wise Men and Related SaintsAnaheraAngela / Angel / Angelica / Angelina / AngeliqueBalthazarCassielGabrielGasparKendryMaiaraMalachiMalakMelchiorMichaelMitraNicholas / NicolaNicole / NicoletteSerafina / Seraphine

Messengers or Bearers of Good NewsBashirEvangeline / EvangelinaHermione / HermesNashiraNaveedVanina

LightAbnerAzenorBeaconClaire / Clara / ChiaraEleanor / Elena / Ellen / Helen / Helene / HelenaHikaruInaraKiranLiorLucinda / Lucy / Lucia / LucienneLucius / Lucian / Lux / LuzNahara

Joy, Love and PeaceAaruAbsalomAlafiaAllegraAmadea / AmadeusAmyArohaAsherAxelCarysClementine / ClementCulver / JonahDaiaDavidDove / Paloma / Colomba / JemimaFelix / FelicityFenna / FridaGeoffreyHabib / Habiba / HavivaHaniIlarioIrene / Eirene / Airini / IriaJedidiahJoyKazuki / KazukoKerensaLaetita / LetticeMerryMiran / Miro / MiraMirembePaz / Pax / Paziva / PacePhilouRudoSachiSakinaSalome / Salim / Shula / SolomonSeeleyShantiZuma

Names that could have ‘merry’ as a nicknameEmericMeredithMerewenMerindahMerrickMerriganMeryl

About the Author

Esmeralda Rocha

Esmeralda Rocha writes regularly for Nameberry. An expert on international names, she lives in Australia.