Twin name ideas

100+ Twin Baby Names for 2020

December 18, 2019
3 min read

The best things come in pairs. Think about it: peanut butter and jelly; bacon and eggs; ice cream and hot fudge. And, not to mention, beautiful and unique twins!

If you’re having twins and looking for a pair of baby names that complement each other and sound good together, you’ve come to the right place!

We’ve collated more than 100 pairs of baby names for twins to help you find the perfect names for your two babies.

If you know the gender of your little ones, you may be looking for a pair of twin girl names or twin boy names. If you’re having one of each, you’ll also find baby names pairs for your twin boy and girl.

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Rhyming Twin Names Twin Names That Start With the Same Letter Biblical Twin Names Mythological Twin Names Retro Twin Names Unique Twin Names

Rhyming Twin Names

Names that rhyme are very memorable! If you like the sound of rhyming names for your twins, here are some paired options that might work for you.

Girl-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Ada, Ava
Aubrey, Avery
Bailey, Hailey
Darcy, Marcy
Emma, Eva
Gabriella, Isabella
Haylie, Kaylie
Madison, Addison
Madeline, Adeline
Lauren, Corinne
Stacy, Macy

Boy-Boy Twin Name Pairs

Ayden, Hayden
Christian, Tristan
Barrett, Jarrett
Brett, Rhett
Dorian, Torian
Eric, Derrick
Ethan, Nathan
Jake, Blake
Jeremiah, Zachariah
Marcus, Darius
Nathaniel, Daniel
Logan, Morgan
Stone, Sloane

Boy-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Aidan, Jayden
Cade, Jade
Darren, Karen
Dylan, Jillian
Finn, Quinn
Francis, Alexis
Tate, Kate
Wilson, Allison

Twin Names That Start With the Same Letter

Having your babies’ names start with the same letter can be a cute idea. This way their names are matching and have a connection, without overtly twinning.

Girl-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Angela, Amelia
Barbara, Briana
Bernice, Beatrice
Caitlin, Carolyn
Elizabeth, Erica
McKenna, Macie
Nicole, Natalie
Jenna, Jamila
Rhoda, Rita

Boy-Boy Twin Name Pairs

Adam, Aiden
Alexander, Alistair
Harvey, Henry
Lucca, Louis
Stewart, Simpson

Boy-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Ivan, Ivette
Jack, Jill
Lucian, Lucille
Cameron, Catherine
Michael, Michaela
Emery, Ella
Victor, Victoria

Biblical Twin Names

Whether you’re religious or not, you may like the sound of two biblical names for your twins.

Girl-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Abigail, Naomi
Anna, Hannah
Candace, Chloe
Damaris, Deborah
Esther, Eunice
Judith, Elizabeth
Leah, Joanna
Martha, Mary
Rachel, Ruth
Rebecca, Susanna

Boy-Boy Twin Name Pairs

Aaron, Abel
Abraham, Benjamin
Adam, Hiram
Caleb, Joshua
Daniel, David
Elijah, Ethan
Ezekiel, Gabriel
Gideon, Stephen
Ishmael, Israel
James, Joseph
John, Joel
Isaac, Lucas
Matthias, Moses
Paul, Peter
Seth, Saul
Simon, Samuel

Boy-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Samson, Delilah
Jacob, Judith
Isaac, Rebecca
Mordecai, Esther
John, Joanna
Seth, Ruth
Caleb, Rebecca

Mythological Twin Names

Names from mythology can sound both unique and powerful. If legends, tales, and myths intrigue you, how about names from Greek or Roman mythology?

Girl-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Athena, Daphne
Helen, Selene
Phoebe, Penelope
Cassandra, Melania
Clio, Iris
Gaia, Thalia
Larisa, Harmonia

Boy-Boy Twin Name Pairs

Argus, Linus
Adonis, Hermes
Ajax, Atlas
Damon, Jason
Hector, Helios
Mentor, Nestor

Boy-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Apollo, Artemis
Eros, Aphrodite
Zeus, Hera
Ares, Aphrodite
Hades, Persephone

Retro Twin Names

Some old-fashioned names are making a comeback. Some of these names might already be in your family tree, possibly a name of a grandparent or great-grandparent, so take a look at these if you're considering naming your twin babies after someone meaningful in your family. Alternatively, you might just like the sound of some of these classic names.

Girl-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Bertha, Martha
Carolina, Camilla
Clara, Maria
Cora, Dora
Delilah, Dorothy
Edith, Edna
Florence, Goldie
Jillian, Lillian
Rose, Ruby

Boy-Boy Twin Name Pairs

Albert, Arthur
Edgar, Allen
Edward, Everett
Frank, Ernest
Frederick, Walter
Ralph, Roger
Vincent, Victor

Boy-Girl Twin Name Pairs

August, Augustine
Cecil, Cecilia
Eustace, Esther
Reginald, Rosemary
Silas, Sophia
George, Georgina
Victor, Victoria

Unique Twin Names

For something different and modern, give your twins unique names that have a trendy sound to them. For more inspiration, check out our unique baby boy names and unique baby girl names.

Girl-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Adriana, Melinda
Hope, Faith
Frida, Ida
Isla, Dinah
Harper, Harlow
Zoe, Zelda
Tyler, Skyler

Boy-Boy Twin Name Pairs

Christian, Sebastian
Darren, Warren
Evan, Devin
Harrison, Grayson
Hewitt, Wyatt
Ian, Ivan
Miles, Niles
Nolan, Nathan
Quentin, Justin
Tucker, Decker
Vance, Vaughn
Zaire, Zeke

Boy-Girl Twin Name Pairs

Ashton, Ashley
Evan, Yvonne
Everett, Ivy
Emmitt, Eve
Jamal, Jamila
Lucky, Lulu
Oliver, Olivia
Tristan, Kristen
Zayne, Jayne
Zachary, Zoey

Still undecided? Many parents opt for throwing a baby naming party. During the party, you can ask for suggestions from family and friends, all while having fun and enjoying the time spent with loved ones.

You can also try our Baby Name Generator. This interactive tool makes browsing names easy. Simply search by first letter, gender, popularity, and more. You can even save your favorite names to make creating a short list easier.

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