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Spring Baby Names

Name Ideas for Babies Born at Easter or Spring

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Updated April 29, 2014

Expecting a baby this Spring and searching for the perfect baby name? Then perhaps you'll find the perfect name in one of these categories of spring baby names.

1. Names Meaning Spring

Consider looking at names which have a name meaning connected with Spring.

Girls Spring Names

  • Gulbahar: (Persian) "spring rose"
  • Haruka: (Japanese) "sunlight, or spring"
  • Haruko: (Japanese) "spring child"
  • Haruna: (Japanese) "spring greens"
  • Laverne: (English) "of spring"
  • Pranvera: (Albanian) "spring" (the season)
  • Spring: (English) "spring"
  • Verna: (English) "spring" (the season)
  • Vesna: (Slavic) "spring," the name of the Slavic spirit associated with springtime

Boys Spring Names

  • Aviv: (Hebrew) "spring" (the season)
  • Haru: (Japanese) "sunlight, or spring"
  • Madhava: (Indian) "of the springtime"
  • Rabi: (Arabic) "of spring"
  • Vasanta: (Indian) "spring," the Hindu god of Spring
  • Vernon: (English) "spring" (the season)

Unisex Spring Names

  • Chun: (Chinese) the spring season

2. Floral Baby Names

The adage "April showers bring May flowers" can pinpoint parents of spring babies to a floral name. Obviously, you'd likely consider these names to be exclusively for girls.

  • Alyssa
  • Amaryllis
  • Anthea
  • Azalea
  • Calla
  • Camellia
  • Daisy
  • Daffodil
  • Dahlia
  • Diantha
  • Fleur
  • Flora
  • Gardenia
  • Heather
  • Hyacinth
  • Ianthe
  • Ione
  • Iris
  • Ivy
  • Jasmine
  • Jonquil
  • Leilani
  • Lilac
  • Lily
  • Lotus
  • Marigold
  • Marguerite
  • Maryam
  • Myrtle
  • Orchid
  • Petunia
  • Poppy
  • Primrose
  • Rose
  • Saffron
  • Samantha
  • Tulip
  • Violet
  • Zinnia

3. Nature Baby Names

As green foliage reappears, flowers bloom, and wild animals give birth to their babies, springtime often brings to mind images of nature. Parents looking for a name appropriate to the season might wish to consider names inspired by nature.

Girl's Nature Names

  • Blossom
  • Breeze
  • Cascade
  • Clover
  • Dawn
  • Dove
  • Fauna
  • Fawn
  • Maple
  • Meadow
  • Misty
  • Petal
  • Prairie
  • Season
  • Solstice
  • Sparrow
  • Terra
  • Willow
  • Windy
  • Wren

Boy Nature Names

  • Birch
  • Cliff
  • Field
  • Flint
  • Forrest
  • Glenn
  • Grove
  • Hawk
  • Leaf
  • Land
  • Leo
  • North
  • Ridge
  • Rock
  • West
  • Wolf
  • Woods

Unisex Nature Names

  • Ash
  • Aspen
  • Bay
  • Blaze
  • Brook/Brooke
  • Cedar
  • Cove
  • Ember
  • Lake
  • Lark
  • Rain/Raine
  • Reed
  • River
  • Roan
  • Sage
  • Tree

4. Month Names

Additionally, you might want to consider a name that connects with the name of the month in which the child was born.

Girl Names

  • April/Avril
  • Diamond: the birthstone of April
  • Emerald: the birthstone of May
  • Maia: the goddess of Spring, from whom the month May was named
  • May
  • June

Boy Names

  • Ekain: Basque for the month of June
  • Maj: Slovene for the month of May

Unisex Names

  • Madhu: the first month of the Hindu year which occurs March-April.
  • March

5. Color Names

Reports have predicted that the hot names for 2013 are going to be green names. And by "green" I don't mean environmentally friendly, but names that have to do with the color green. So whether you want to ride that wave or possibly catch a similar one, here are some color inspired baby names.

Girl Color Names

  • Amethyst
  • Aqua
  • Cerise
  • Chamois
  • Cherry
  • Citron
  • Claret
  • Cocoa
  • Crimson
  • Ebony
  • Ecru
  • Emerald
  • Fuchsia
  • Ginger
  • Greige
  • Hazel
  • Henna
  • Hyacinth
  • Indigo
  • Ivory
  • Jade
  • Lavender
  • Lilac
  • Magenta
  • Mahogany
  • Maize
  • Marigold
  • Mauve
  • Moss
  • Olive
  • Pink
  • Poppy
  • Raven
  • Red
  • Roan
  • Rose
  • Ruby
  • Russet
  • Sapphire
  • Scarlet
  • Sienna
  • Tawny
  • Teal
  • Titian
  • Topaz
  • Turquoise
  • Vermilion
  • Violet
  • Xanthene
  • Boy Color Names

  • Ash
  • Auburn
  • Beige
  • Brick
  • Brown
  • Buff
  • Burgund
  • y
  • Cordovan
  • Denver
  • Gray
  • Granite
  • Jet
  • Silver
  • Slate
  • Steel
  • Sterling
  • Viridian
  • Zinc
  • Unisex Color Names

  • Azure
  • Blue
  • Cyan
  • Dove
  • Green
  • 6. Easter Baby Names

    Lastly, you might consider a name that has a meaning which reflects the Christian holiday of Easter. Virtue baby names might be a appropriate but include so many more than just Faith, Grace and hope (see link for complete listing). Some other Easter-related possibilities might be:

    Girl Names

    • Anastasia: "resurrection"
    • Evangeline: "good news"
    • Mary

    Boy Names

    Perhaps a name of one of the 12 disciples might work.

    • Andrew
    • Bartholemew
    • James
    • John
    • Matthew
    • Peter
    • Philip
    • Simon
    • Thomas
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