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Unique Spanish Names For Boys and Girls

100+ Unique Spanish Baby Names You Don't Hear Every Day

The art of choosing a baby name escalates to a whole new level when there's a Latinx family involved. Some lean toward the more traditional options — think the Marías and Josés — while others decide that they want to embrace cool Spanish names that exude uniqueness when it comes to naming their offspring. If you belong to the latter group, we've got you covered. We compiled a list of the most unique Spanish names we could find on discussion boards, social media, and forums — we guarantee at least one of them will lead to the final verdict on your soon-to-be baby girl or boy's name.

Spanish Baby Names That Start With A

  • Abrán — "Father of the multitude"
  • Acacia — Thorny
  • Adalia — "Noble one"
  • Adelina — Noble; kind
  • Adoración — Devotion; adoration
  • Alano — Handsome
  • Alarica — Noble
  • Alba — White; rock
  • Aleta — Truth
  • Allyce — Noble
  • Almudena — The city
  • Aluino — Noble friend; "friend of the elves"

Spanish Baby Names That Start With B

  • Bartolo — Son of a farmer
  • Basilio — Regal
  • Bernabe — Son of consolation
  • Berto — Noble; bright
  • Blandina — Amiable
  • Brigida — Strength; "exalted one"
  • Brisha — Breeze
  • Brisa — Breeze

Spanish Baby Names That Start With C

  • Candie — Pure; sincere
  • Carilla — "Free man"
  • Carlomagno — Charles the Great
  • Carmelita — Garden
  • Corrola — Flower; "little crown"
  • Casey — "Brave in battle"
  • Casimiro — "Destroyer of peace"
  • Cedro — "Gift of Isis [goddess of the Moon]"
  • Cenobia — "Force of Zeus"
  • Chalina — Rose
  • Chavelle — "Pledged to God"
  • Chrysann — Bright; shining; clear
  • Clareta — Bright; clear
  • Clarinda — Bright; clear
  • Costanza — Firm; constant; steadfast
  • Cordero — Lamb
  • Cornelio — Horn

Spanish Baby Names That Start With D

  • Danilo — "God is my judge"
  • Danita — "God is my judge"
  • Dantae — Enduring
  • Deina — Honest; fair; religious holiday
  • Delma — "Of the sea"
  • Demario — Gentle; calf
  • Diega — Supplanter
  • Dionis — Divine
  • Dorbeta — Reference to the Virgin Mary
  • Donzel — Given; "gift of God"

Spanish Baby Names That Start With E

  • Earlena — Noblewoman; princess; warrior
  • Earlene — Noblewoman; warrior; countess
  • Edgardo — "Wealthy spearsman"
  • Edita — "Prosperous in war"
  • Efrain — Fruitful; fertile; productive
  • Eliazar — "God helps"
  • Eloisa — Healthy; wide
  • Eloy — "The chosen"
  • Elvita — Truth
  • Exaltación — Lifted up

Spanish Baby Names That Start With F

  • Feliciti — Happy
  • Felisa — Lucky
  • Fermina — Strong
  • Florentina — Blooming
  • Fonda — Foundation
  • Freira — Sister
  • Frescura — Freshness

Spanish Baby Names That Start With G

  • Garaitz — Victory
  • Garbina — Purification
  • Gaspara — Treasure
  • Gerónimo — "Sacred name"
  • Generosa — Generous
  • Ginebra — Juniper tree
  • Gitana — Traveller

Spanish Baby Names That Start With H

  • Heriberto — "Bright army"
  • Hilario — Cheerful; happy
  • Honor — Honor
  • Honoratas — "Woman of honor"

Spanish Baby Names That Start With I

  • Iago — Supplanter
  • Inocencio — Harmless; innocent
  • Isadoro — "Gift of Isis [goddess of the Moon]"
  • Isaias — "Salvation of the Lord"
  • Ishmael — "God will hear"
  • Iratze — Reference to the Virgin Mary
  • Isidora — "Gift of Isis [goddess of the Moon]"
  • Itsaso — Ocean

Spanish Baby Names That Start With J

  • Jaione — Reference to the Nativity
  • Jakinda — Blue larkspur flower; precious stone
  • Javiera — New house; bright
  • Jerico — "City of the Moon"
  • Jesusa — "Named for Jesus"
  • Josefa — "Jehova increases"
  • Juanetta — "God is gracious"

Spanish Baby Names That Start With K

  • Kemen — Strong
  • Keneth — Handsome; "born of fire"
  • Kemina — Strong
  • Kesara — Youthful
  • Kesare — Youthful

Spanish Baby Names That Start With L

  • Lalla — Laurel
  • Leandro — "Lion-man"
  • Lia — Weary
  • Lareina — The queen
  • Larunda — Crowned with laurels
  • Leya — Lion; the law
  • Llesenia — "Gypsy female lead in a 1970's soap opera"
  • Lucena — Illumination

Spanish Baby Names That Start With M

  • Melisenda — "Strong in work"
  • Melita — Honey
  • Melosa — Honeybee
  • Mireya — Admired
  • Molara — Reference to the Virgin Mary
  • Morissa — Drop of the sea; bitter; beloved
  • Manuela — "God is with us"
  • Madena — High tower
  • Macario — Blessed
  • Macerio — Happy
  • Maureo — Moor
  • Montae — Mountain

Spanish Baby Names That Start With N

  • Naldo — "Counsel power"
  • Natalio — Christmas
  • Nemesio — Justice
  • Nerón — Stern; strong
  • Nesto — Serious
  • Nelia — Horn
  • Noemi — "My delight"

Spanish Baby Names That Start With O

  • Oliverio — Olive tree
  • Orlán — "Renowned in the land"
  • Orlin — "Renowned in the land"
  • Odanda — Famous land
  • Oihane — From the forest
  • Orquidea — Orchid

Spanish Baby Names That Start With P

  • Pacorro — Eagle
  • Palbán — Blond
  • Patrido — Noble
  • Porfiro — Purple
  • Primeiro — "Born first"
  • Palba — Blond
  • Palmira — Palmyra, an ancient Syrian city
  • Paquita — Free man
  • Pepita — "Jehova increases"
  • Puebla — "the town"
  • Pura — Pure
  • Purisima — Pure

Spanish Baby Names That Start With Q

  • Quin — Intelligence
  • Quinta — Fifth

Spanish Baby Names That Start With R

  • Rodas — "Where roses grow"
  • Roldán — Famous
  • Roderiga — "Renowned ruler"
  • Rufina — Red-haired

Spanish Baby Names That Start With S

  • Sabino — Wise
  • Sal — Savior
  • Salbatore — Savior
  • Saturnín — Roman mythology name
  • Saturina — "Dedicated to Saturn"
  • Sayda — Huntress; fortress
  • Seina — Innocent
  • Senona — Lively
  • Shoshana — Lily

Spanish Baby Names That Start With T

  • Tabor — A height; encampment
  • Tadeo — "Gift of God"
  • Tajo — Day; a name of a river in Spain
  • Tohias — "God is good"
  • Toli — "Son of the furrow"
  • Trella — Star

Spanish Baby Names That Start With U

  • Urbano — "Of the city"
  • Usoa — Dove

Spanish Baby Names That Start With V

  • Veto — Intelligent
  • Virgilio — Profiting
  • Vittoria — Victory

Spanish Baby Names That Start With X

  • Xavier — New house
  • Xalvadora — Savior
  • Xaviera — New house

Spanish Baby Names That Start With Y

  • Yago — Supplanter
  • Yaelis — "Strength of God"
  • Yanamaria — Bitter grace

Spanish Baby Names That Start With Z



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