Looking for a name for your little one that will stand the test of time? These timeless and historical baby names may be just what you’re in search of.
We’ve gathered a list of names that have been used for centuries, but aren’t quite as well known as say a classic Elizabeth or William. These historical baby names are just as beloved today as they were generations ago, but have fallen from the top 100 so they’ll feel just as unique as modern baby names we see today. Whether you’re a history buff or simply looking for a name that will never go out of style, we’ve got you covered.
Baby Names Inspired by Historical People & Places
These historical baby names are inspired by some of the most famous figures and places (like some famous, historical cities!) throughout history. From artists to past presidents to pioneers of science, these names are notable, but also uncommon.
Timeless Baby Names
These timeless names never go out of style, but you won’t hear them quite as often as some other more common classics. They are unique, but sure to last through the decades.
What are your favorite timeless and historical names?
Now here’s where you come in! Do you have any favorite timeless and/or historical baby names!? Let’s hear ’em below!