Summer Baby Names

Summer is one of the nicest times of year to have a baby, the warm weather and slow pace making it that much easier to relax into new motherhood. Here is a list of baby names that summon the season, from nature to the ocean to the gemstones of summer months:

  • River

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    Most of the notable Rivers have been male, but this nature name certainly flows as well for a girl. More than half of the babies named River are now girls, and this fraction may increase. It was... Read More 

  • Ruby

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    Ruby, vibrant red, sassy and sultry, has definitely outshone the other revived vintage gem names, with its sparkling resume of cultural references.

    Ruby is an early rock classic --... Read More 

  • Sky

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    Sky may be a bit hippie-ish, but it's bright and sunny nonetheless. Sky rejoined the Top 1000 in 2013 after spending many years off the list and reached Number 740 in 2014 before dropping slightly... Read More 

  • Summer

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    The temperature is definitely rising for this popular seasonal name, which began being used in the seventies, and has been heard consistently ever since.

    Summers have popped up all... Read More 

  • Sunny

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    Short form too reductive for a fully dimensional human, even if Michael "Flea" Balzary of the Red Hot Chili Peppers did call his daughter Sunny Bebop and Adam Sandler named his Sunny Madeline. Read More 

  • Thalassa

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    A pretty, rarely used Greek name, Thalassa is the ancient personification of the sea, particularly the Mediterranean, who is sometimes considered the mother of Aphrodite. In 1991, a newly... Read More 

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