One of the most exciting things when expecting a baby is the chance to pick his or her name. Why not think outside the box and consider international baby names for your son or daughter?
You may find a name that honors your own family’s culture and heritage. Or maybe you’d like some inspiration to get started. Consider our list of some of the most popular names given to babies in several countries around the world.
For example, over the past few years, names like Sophie, Sylvie and Yvette were popular for girls while Thomas, Vincent and Xavier were popular for boys in France. While in the United Kingdom Ella, Emily and Isla were among the most popular for girls and Oliver, Jacob and Jack were the most popular for boys.
Here are some more of the top international boy and girl names to inspire you and help you choose just the right one for your new baby.
Do you have a favorite baby name from these lists of top international baby names?
If you haven’t picked a name yet and time is ticking, why not organize a baby naming party with family and friends to get inspired? It's a great way to bring loved ones together for brainstorming fun.
If you still need ideas, check out our Baby Name Generator for inspiration. You can search by gender, popularity, meanings, and more.