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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10 5
Nadelle

Female, French: Something that arise a hope within

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6 3
Nadia

Female, Russian/Slavic: Hope

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5 3
Emela

Female, Bosnian: Hope or inspiration

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4 5
Dove

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

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3 4
Nadine

Female, French: Hope

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4 6
Asha

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

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3 5
Von

Male, Norse: Hope

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2 5
Amil

Male, Arabic: Hope

10
2 5
Asha

Female, Sanskrit: Hope

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2 5
Alaire

Male, Origin Unknown: Cheerful, happy and optimistic

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1 4
Toivo

Male, Finnish: Hope 

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1 4
Elpis

Female, Greek: Hope

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2 6
Barloc

Male, American: A strong warrior, filled with hope 

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1 5
Raja

Unisex, Arabic: Hope

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1 5
Saki

Female, Japanese: Blossom, hope 

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1 5

Male, Latin: Spanish word for hope

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1 6
Deene

Male, French: Hope 

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1 6
Ashia

Male, Arabic: Lively, hope

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0 4
Taraja

Female, Kiswahili: Hope

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0 5
Imeda

Female, Georgian: Hope

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0 5
Daci

Male, Irish: Possibility; providing hope

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0 5
Theronda

Female, English: An optimistic, reasonable and noble being

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0 5
Tikvah

Female, Hebrew: Hope

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0 6
Omid

Unisex, Persian: Hope 

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0 6
Tariro

Female, Shona: Hope 

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0 7
Aamanee

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