Cornish Baby Names

Cornish baby names -- names with Celtic roots connected to the gorgeous southwest corner of England -- are an evocative group. Some Cornish baby names you might want to consider for your child include:

  • Ives

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Smooth and sleek one-syllable name, sometimes suggested for Sagittarius boys. Read More 

  • Jago

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    Jago is a dashing alternative to overused favorite Jacob. Read More 

  • Jenifry

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    This Celtic saint's name is the most offbeat Jen name of all. Read More 

  • Jennifer

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    Jennifer was the top name of the 1970s, when there were close to 800,000 Jennifers born: No wonder there are now online support groups for grown-up Jens who have suffered a lack of personal... Read More 

  • Jory

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    For a girl. Read More 

  • Kea

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    This name of an ancient saint and one of the first knights of King Arthur's Round Table has a modern, if feminine, feel. Read More 

  • Kerensa

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    Kerensa, forever exotic, is a romantic Cornish name spelled with an 's' or 'z', the most modern of the Karen family. Kerensa (or Kerenza) has ties to the Welsh Cerys. ... Read More 

  • Kerris

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    Kerris is a much easier if less authentic phonetic spelling of the popular and pretty Welsh name Cerys. Read More 

  • Kew

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    Kew is an offbeat name of a saint from Cornwall with boyish appeal. Read More 

  • Keyne

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    This name is unusual enough that the spelling variation won't be too much of a further complication. While the Biblical cognate Cain may be more classic, this removes the name from any negative... Read More 

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