Names The Best Baby Names That Mean Hope  

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Given life can be difficult, it's understandable prospective parents may want baby names that mean hope to add some light to the world. There are plenty of beautiful names that have an aspirational meaning. If you're on the hunt for the perfect name, browse this hope name list below!  
 

Names that mean hope range from attractive classics to unique, trendy names. For girls, you have staples like Nadia and its French equivalent Nadine, which give off an elegant, old-fashioned vibe. For boys, there are some cute international options to choose from, like the Finnish Toivo. There are also some unique American male names, like Barloc, that mean hope. Some great unisex options with a hopeful feel include Raja and Omid. 
 

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

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Hope

Female, English: Hope is Desire Of Fulfillment

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11 7
Nadelle

Female, French: Something that arise a hope within

3
8 4
Emela

Female, Bosnian: Hope or inspiration

4
8 6
Nadia

Female, Russian/Slavic: Hope

5
8 8
Asha

Female, Indian: Hope; Desire; Wish; Hopeful; Wishful thinking

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8 9
Dove

Unisex, Norse: Nature name, bird associated with peace, hope, etc. 

7
5 7
Nadine

Female, French: Hope

8
5 7
Asha

Female, Sanskrit: Hope

9
4 7
Ashia

Male, Arabic: Lively, hope

10
4 8
Von

Male, Norse: Hope

11
3 7

Male, Latin: Spanish word for hope

12
2 7
Alaire

Male, Origin Unknown: Cheerful, happy and optimistic

13
2 7
Deene

Male, French: Hope 

14
2 7
Daci

Male, Irish: Possibility; providing hope

15
2 8
Aamanee

Female, Arabic: The good desire, Hope or a sound blessing

16
2 8
Barloc

Male, American: A strong warrior, filled with hope 

17
2 9
Saki

Female, Japanese: Blossom, hope 

18
1 7
Elpis

Female, Greek: Hope

19
1 7
Toivo

Male, Finnish: Hope 

20
2 10
Amil

Male, Arabic: Hope

21
1 8
Raja

Unisex, Arabic: Hope

22
0 6
Taraja

Female, Kiswahili: Hope

23
0 6
Imeda

Female, Georgian: Hope

24
0 6
Theronda

Female, English: An optimistic, reasonable and noble being

25
0 7
Tikvah

Female, Hebrew: Hope

26
0 7
Omid

Unisex, Persian: Hope 

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0 7
Tariro

Female, Shona: Hope