If you’re looking for a name that’s out of ordinary and defies traditionalism, but in a good way, the current trend is giving a baby a name so hip that you’d think they came out of the womb wearing skinny jeans and Ray-Bans. When Gwyneth Paltrow named her daughter Apple, there was a collective cry, “what was she even thinking?” But, little did we know that she was heralding a hipster naming revolution.
Here is a list for you:
Cute Hipster Girl Names With Meanings:
There’s no way your daughter won’t like this name. Unica is the Latin word for ‘unique and sole’. It appeared in England in 1552.
This moniker is popular for its alluring pronunciation and its namesake, Anaïs Nin, the author of the popular book “Incest”.
This moniker is related to the Latin word Isaura, a name derived from the region of Isauria in Asia Minor.
The name of a hybrid between a sweet orange and mandarin has a slash-y cred to it. It means ‘mild and merciful.’
Why don’t you name your daughter Idony, inspired by Iðunn, the Old Icelandic name of Goddess of youth and apples?
This adorable name is a Middle Dutch word for ‘adorable and sweet’.
Cherubina, the variant of the word cherub, would make a hip name for your baby girl. This name came up in Rome in the year 1527.
Would you believe if we say that this sweet sobriquet name was considered wacky at the time?
So you’re done with Rose and Lily. Great! Now go with Clover, the supreme hipster floral name.
We can see a few raised eyebrows already! But we recommend this name for its ultimate retro appeal.
Popular Hipster Boy Names With Meanings:
This German form of Augustus, meaning ‘majestic and venerable’ has become a Hollywood favorite.
Aylward has spelling variations that include Aloardus, Eilwardus, and Æðeluuard. But we think that Aylward would be the best hipster name for your little kindergartener to write.
This hip name was one of the top 10 names from the 1880s to 1920s and is still going strong.
If you want a Biblical name with modern cred, go with Enoch, the same as Jared’s son. It means ‘dedicated.’
The dashing and sprightly -o ending of this name has it made more popular than most of its cousins. Waldo means ‘to rule’.
This obscure baby name, known solely for its literary connection, would make a distinctive name for your son.
Butch is an old-school nickname favored greatly by hipster parents. Butch James, the South African Rugby Union Player, is its famous bearer.
This name is a little more daring than other nature names in this list. It’s strictly not recommended for sensitive people.
Some people may consider it a bit flashy and over-the-top, but we find it hip and classic, just like its namesake “Elvis Presley.”
This moniker had a romantic image for centuries because of its poetic connection with Lord Byron. But it’s now being used by hipster parents as well.