Naming the bump aka “baby” can be serious business and very overwhelming. There are so many things to consider and so many opinions, and there will be those names you and your partner absolutely hate. But it’s just a name… how hard can it be?
Well, let’s explore some baby names to get you inspired because I know you already have a big list!
If you are curious to know what your fellow Ottawa/Gatineau parents are choosing, these are some of the beautiful, traditional, and unique names that have been shared in our local popular mom groups .
Alexandra / Morgan / Brook / Emma / Kylee / Kaitlyn / Camille / Ava / Charlotte Daphne / Paige
Fiona / Elizabeth / Maryn / Madeleine / Georgia / Hazel / Clementine / Briella / Emilia / Isabella
Gracie / Sloan / Poppy / Betty / Gwen Mila / Sawyer / Addison / Addilyn / Dylan
Avery / Annika / Payton / Hayley / Brooklyn / Selena / Paisley / Aubree / Hannah / Ellie
Ann / Josephine / Jade / Halle / Torynn / Devyn / Charity / Arebella / Alexia / Petra
Meghan / Angela / Violet / Rose / Octavia / Lena / Stella / Sasha / Piper / Emmie
Luna / Camryn / Lauryn / Bree / Scarlett / Sadie / Maya / Genevieve / Quinn
Margaret / Teagen / Hattie / Maisy / Nelle /Isla / Leia / June / Harlow / Serena
Monroe / Alba / Celeste / Carrie / Aria / Samantha / Phoebe / Annika / Astrid / Clara
Lyla / Vivian / Sydney / Felicity / Petra / Jullian / Ksenia / Marni / Saoirse
Noah / Linkoln / Nicholas / Nicco / Alexander / Jace / Sawyer / Levi / Owen
Elijah / Emmett / Cole / Jacob / Gavin / Barry / Aidan /Anderson / Kase
Riley/ Oliver / Briggs /Fredrick / Carter / Jackson / Rowen / Kale / Isaac
Mason / Sean / Nathan / Sebastian / Henry / Andrew / Maksym / Jude
Archer / Atticus / Fletcher / Flynn / Thatcher / Rupert / Bryan/ Dawson
Sam / Kia / Ian / Albus / Everest / Lindon / Axel /Zane / Sonny / Spencer
Bear / Lio / Roman / Otis / Vida / Bodhi / Birch / Knox / Kingston / Silas
Gunner / Bo / Ollie / Wes / Hugo / Ario /Caleb/ Nathaniel /Sterling / Luke
Simon / Jermey / Tristen / Leif / Jake / Noli / Maximus / Joshua / Connor / Harold
Cohen / Parker /Calder / Marshall / Morgan/ Hudson / Findlay / Elliot / Clarke
We would love to include your child’s name! Comment and we will add it to this list.
If you are still feeling overwhelmed, remember, the birth of every baby in Ontario must be registered with the province within 30 days, so you have time to bond with your little one and see if their personalty fits with your name of choice.
A big “thank you” to the talented Stephanie de Montigny, a professional photographer in the Ottawa area. She is the owner of Pure Natural Newborn Photography, who is known for providing her clients with a custom portraiture experience and offering luxury print products such as albums, wall art, and image boxes. Stephanie specializes in newborn photography and captures images of her clients from pregnancy through baby’s first year.
To review more of her amazing work check out these links