Unisex Baby Names

Unisex baby names usually lean slightly towards one gender or the other. Some of the unisex baby names here are close to 50/50, but even when they're not, they sound equally appropriate for boys and girls. Here are the unisex baby names most popular today.

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  • Corin

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Corin was used by Shakespeare in As You Like It, an unusual name that could make a more distinctive alternative to Corey or Colin. It is a name used in the illustrious Redgrave family of... Read More 

  • Dakota

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    One of the first trendy nineties western place-names, now sagging a bit in popularity. Young actress Dakota Fanning helped give it a feminine spin; Rosie O'Donnell chose it for her newborn... Read More 

  • Dana

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Baby girl Danas outnumber baby boys with the name nearly ten to one. But Dana is an attractive, sleek name that can certain work for babies of either gender.Read More 

  • Devon

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    This spelling of Devon, as opposed to Devin or Devan, makes it a pretty and popular British place-name, evoking the beautiful county of farmlands and dramatic seascapes and moors in southwest... Read More 

  • Drew

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Drew, which projects a polished, somewhat intellectual impression, is rapidly becoming the Andrew nickname of choice, replacing the past favorite, Andy. It is fully capable of standing on its own,... Read More 

  • Dylan

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Dylan still feels poetic and romantic after years of popularity. A Welsh name tied to the sea, Dylan was a legendary sea god who prompted all the waters of Britain and Ireland to weep when he... Read More 

  • Ellery

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    In the past few years Ellery has gone from middle-aged male detective to a plausible girls' name, a la Hillary. Read More 

  • Ellington

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Ellington is a swinging musical name, evoking the jazzy and elegant persona of the Duke (born Edward Kennedy Ellington). While that reference may seem to make Ellington a male name, it is also... Read More 

  • Emerson

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    The combination of Emily and Emma's popularity -- and the fact that Desperate Housewives star Teri Hatcher's daughter is named Emerson -- have put this formerly strictly Read More 

  • Emery

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    The superpopularity of Emily and Emma has recently boosted the unisex Emery, especially since it's also a starbaby via Angie Harmon and Jason Sehorn. (There are nearly eight times as many female... Read More 

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