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Pixar Baby Names

Pixar has a knack for developing characters you can't help but love—Mike Wazowski anyone? Not only does Pixar create some unforgettable characters, but Pixar names can be lovable as baby names too! Pixar character names have inspired many parents over the years. The influence of characters like Violet, Arlo, Remy, and Dashiell has helped propel these names into the mainstream. Here's a list of some of the more interesting character names from Pixar films: For more Disney inspired names, take a peek at our lists of Disney baby names and Disney Channel baby names.

  • Anton

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Cultured and cultivated in an old-style, Old World way. Sometimes associated with the classic writer Anton Chekhov. Al Pacino has a son with this name.Read More 

  • Arlo

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Arlo is one of the surprise hit names of this decade, jumping up the popularity list in the US, partially inspired by the character Arlo Givens on television's Justified.

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  • Atta

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Princess Atta is a royal ant in the Pixar film A Bug's Life, named for a genus of ants.Read More 

  • August

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    August has been heating up in Hollywood--used by Mariska Hargitay, Lena Olin, Dave Matthews and Jeanne Tripplehorn, (and by Garth Brooks for his daughter), and is rapidly becoming the preferred... Read More 

  • Auguste

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  • Bonnie

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Bonnie is a word the Scots really do use for pretty, thus the root of this name, from the French bonne. Bonnie is teetering on the edge of a comeback right now, along with Betty and Bea one of the... Read More 

  • Brynn

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    Brynn outshines the original Welsh Bryn in the popularity stakes. This simple, brisk name might be seen as a combination of Bree and Lynn, an androgynous-sounding choice that especially in this... Read More 

  • Buzz

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    Brother for Biff and Bud. McFly rocker Tom Fletcher transformed this from midcentury short form to modern cool name when he used it for his newborn son.Read More 

  • Celia

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Celia, splendidly sleek and feminine, is a name that was scattered throughout Shakespeare and other Elizabethan literature, but still manages to feel totally modern.

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  • Coco

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    Coco came to prominence as the nickname of the legendary French designer Chanel (born Gabrielle) and has lately become a starbaby favorite, initially chosen by Courteney Cox for her daughter Coco... Read More 

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