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100+ Great Christmas Names

100+ Great Christmas Names

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 special Christmas names that reflect 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 Family

Christian / Christopher / Christine / Christina / Christa / Kirsten

Mary / Maria / Marie / Mario

Joseph / Josephine

Virginia / Virginie / Agnes / Ines / Azra

Emmanuel / Emmanuelle

Salvatore / Salvador

Jesus / Yeshua

Blessed / Holy

Ariadne

Barack

Beatrix / Beatrice / Beatriz

Benedict / Bennett

Boone

Eren

Megumi

Nevin

Christmas and Christmas-related holidays

Epiphany

Eve

Noelle / Noel / Noely

Natalie / Natalia / Natasha

Navidad

Yule

Star

Astra / Astrid

Danica

Estelle / Estella / Stella

Esther

Hoku

Hoshi

Izar

Naledi

Seren

Sidra

Taina

Tarak

Snow

Eira

Lumi

Neve

Yukiko

Other Yuletide Symbols

Calanthe

Cedar

Celyn

Cullen

Holly

Ivy

Kantuta

Myrna

Robin

Winika

Angels, Wise Men and Related Saints

Anahera

Angela / Angel / Angelica / Angelina / Angelique

Balthazar

Cassiel

Gabriel

Gaspar

Kendry

Maiara

Malachi

Malak

Melchior

Michael

Mitra

Nicholas / NicolaNicole / Nicolette

Serafina / Seraphine

Messengers or Bearers of Good News

Bashir

Evangeline / Evangelina

Hermione / Hermes

Nashira

Naveed

Vanina

Light

Abner

Azenor

Beacon

Claire / Clara / Chiara

Eleanor / Elena / Ellen / Helen / Helene / Helena

Hikaru

Inara

Kiran

Lior

Lucinda / Lucy / Lucia / Lucienne / Lucius / Lucian

Lux / Luz

Nahara

Joy, Love and Peace

Aaru

Absalom

Allegra

Amadea / Amadeus

Amy

Aroha

Asher

Axel

Carys

Clementine / Clement

Culver

Jonah

Daia

David

Dove / Paloma / Colomba / Jemima

Felix / Felicity

Fenna

Frida

Geoffrey

Habib / Habiba / Haviva

Irene / Eirene / Airini / Iria

Jedidiah

Joy

Kazuki / Kazuko

Kerensa

Laetita / Lettice

Merry

Miran / Miro / Mira

Mirembe

Paz / Pax / Paziva / Pace

Philou

Rudo

Sachi

Sakina

Salome / Salim / Shula / Solomon

Seeley

Shanti

Zuma

Names that could have Merry as a nickname

Emeric

Meredith

Merewen

Merindah

Merrick

Merrigan

Meryl

About the Author

Esmeralda Rocha

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