Names The Best Baby Names That Mean Music  

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There are plenty of reasons parents may be looking for some good baby names that mean music. Whether you're a musician yourself or simply an avid fan of music and song, musical names are becoming increasingly popular and there are plenty of male, female, and unisex options out there for your little one. If you're in need of the perfect name, browse this list of names that mean music! 

There are plenty of unique boy names that mean music that will make your child stand out on any playground. The Chinese name Kai means "music of triumph" and the Italian Canto is a cute option that means "song or stanza." While Lyric is more common for girls, the somewhat unconventional name is on the rise for boys as well. 

When it comes to girls names that mean music, there are plenty of attractive and feminine choices. Word names like Harmony and Melody definitely have a musical feel. Names like Aria, Ashira, and Carmen all have meanings related to music. 

Do you have a favorite name that means music? Give the best options a thumbs up and please add any good names we may have missed.

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25 3
Harmony

Female, English: Musical combination of chords

2
26 6
Aria

Female, Italian: Song or melody

3
27 7
Melody

Female, English: Song, to sing 

4
19 6
Lyric

Unisex, Greek: Word name

5
15 6

Female, Spanish: Song

6
16 8

Male, Chinese: Music of triumph

7
9 4
Ronen

Male, Hebrew: Song, joy

8
9 5

Unisex, Welsh: Sea-song, sea-born

9
11 8
Rodion

Male, Russian/Greek: Song of the hero

10
7 4
Jazz

Unisex, American: Refers to various kinds of music

11
10 8
Cadence

Female, English: Rhythm

12
7 5
Odele

Female, Greek: Song

13
7 6
Tehila

Female, Hebrew: Praise song

14
7 6
Zimri

Male, Biblical: My music

15
7 7
Philomela

Female, Greek: Lover of songs

16
5 5
Ashira

Female, Hebrew: I will sing

17
8 9
Rani

Female, Hebrew: My joy, my song

18
5 6
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19
5 6
Laya

Male, Sanskrit: Rhythm

20
6 9
Canto

Male, Italian: Song or stanza

21
3 6
Shiri

Female, Hebrew: My song

22
2 5
Liron

Unisex, Hebrew: Song for me, joy for me 

23
2 5
Cantrelle

Female, French: Song

24
5 9
Chanson

Female, French: Song

25
2 6
Sangeeta

Female, Sanskrit: Music