Every parent wants to choose the perfect baby name – a beautiful, breathtaking name that fits that tiny little bundle of pride and joy. But so many of the top baby names are also the most sought after, and if you go with one of those, you risk having your child be just another (fill in popular baby name) in the crowd.
The good news is, there are a lot of gorgeous names that either haven’t been overused or were trendy in the past but have slipped in the rankings. The key is to look beyond the top 25 in the “baby name” lists or pick ones that didn’t make the cut at all.
Here are ideas for beautiful baby girl and boy names that aren’t too popular – yet.