Water Baby Names

Nature baby names are hot in general; water names are cool and refreshing.

  • Danube

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Unique and fluid river name with the lilt of a Viennese waltz. Read More 

  • Delta

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Southern charm, lazy-day-down-by-the-river feel. Read More 

  • Evian

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Evian might sound elegant, if you could forget the water. But no one will. Read More 

  • Firth

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Highly unusual water name -- and actor Colin surname -- with a Scottish burr. Firth derives from the Old Norse word fjord.Read More 

  • Fjord

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    The Old Norse and modern Norwegian word name Fjord, which refers to a passage in the sea, could work -- or perhaps, not work -- for children of both genders. Better stick with Ford.Read More 

  • Ford

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    The long association to the Ford Motor Company doesn't stand in the way of this being a strong, independent, single-syllable name.

    Owen Wilson named his son Robert Ford—although the... Read More 

  • Harbor

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    We've seen Haven take off as a nouveau girls' name; Harbor could follow in its wake. Read More 

  • Hudson

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Hudson has risen quickly up the charts after emerging at the bottom of the list in 1995, now at Number 61 and climbing.

    , Hudson has gotten a boost as a prominent surname over the... Read More 

  • Jordan

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Originally used for children baptized in holy water from the river Jordan, it became one of the leading androgynous names of the nineties. As the balance tips toward the boys' side -- five times... Read More 

  • Kai

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Kai is a strong, evocative, exotic multi-cultural name -- meaning "sea" in Hawaiian, "forgiveness" in Japanese, "willow tree" in Navajo, and "food" in Maori-- that packs a lot of power in its... Read More 

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