Names The Best Baby Names That Mean Dream  

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When it comes to unique names, baby names meaning dream give off an enchanting vibe. Filled with a sense of creativity and fantasy, you have a lot of options when it comes to names with dreamy connotations. If you're on the hunt for the perfect name, browse this dream name list for inspiration.
 

There are a surprising number of unconventional unisex names that mean dream you may want to add to your list. Roya means "dream" or "premonition" and can be an attractive choice for either a boy or girl. If you're a fan of the nickname Ash, Ashling is an Irish name meaning "dream" that's appropriate for either gender.

There are also some cute gender-specific names that mean dream. The popular female names Maya and Penelope have meanings that signify dreaming. Maya means "illusion" while Penelope means "weaving," which some people interpret as "dream-weaving." For a male name that means dream, the French Reve translates literally to dream and is an attractive international choice. 
 

Do you have a favorite baby name for the little dream in your life? Give the best options a thumbs up, and please add any good names we may have missed.

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Ashlyn Female, Irish: Dream 

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Roya Unisex, English: Dream, premonition, vision 

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Maya Female, Sanskrit: Illusion 

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Fantasia Female, Greek: Imagination, fantasy 

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Penelope Female, Greek: Weaver, some interpret as "dream weaver"

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Alora Female, Latin: Bay Tree; My Dream; A derivative of the English name Alaura

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Aislin Female, Irish: Variant of Aisling or Ashling: Dream or vision

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Morpheus Male, Greek: The shapes seen in the dreams. God of dreams in Greek mythology

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Reverie Unisex, French: Daydream

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Ayuma Male, Japanese: Dream, vision 

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Sadira Female, Arabic: She who is dreamy

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Sovanna Female, Khmer: Golden dream 

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Arman Unisex, Kazakh: Dream

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Kanasu Female, Indian: Dream, dreaming 

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Reve Male, French: A man who is like a dream

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Sanja Female, Croation/Serbian: Dream 

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Yeraz Male, Arabic/Pakistan: Dream

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Helem Male, Hebrew: Healing/dreaming 

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Deisy Female, English: One who achieves dreams; passionate

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Almos Male, Hungarian: Dream 

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Guraman Female, Indian: Peace though the guru, illusions and delusions and a non defensive dreamer

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Hülya Female, Turkish: Daydream 

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Amets Unisex, Basque: Dream 

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Ashling Unisex, Irish: Dream, vision 

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Ahlaam Female, Arabic: Dream 

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Swapan Male, Indian: Dream

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Kalpana Female, Sanskrit: Imagining, fantasy