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The Best Baby Names That Mean Peace

Updated February 9, 2018 1.9k votes 170 voters 10.4k views37 items

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In increasingly tumultuous times, expectant parents may want to find names that mean peace to counteract all the negativity. Luckily, many attractive baby names - from traditional variations to fun and unique options - have serene, peaceful meanings. If you're on the lookout for a tranquil name, browse this list! 
 

Many bona fide classics in the baby name department roughly translate to peace. Popular girl names like Evelynn and Angela mean peace. Boy names like Jonah and Oliver also share this meaning. Too common? Names that are slightly unusual, but nevertheless classics, also translate to peace, such as Humphry and Winifred. 
 

Want something a little more unique for your baby? Plenty of unisex names that mean peace have a lovely, trendy sound - such as Pax, Salem, and Alphie. Some original female names - like Alanis and Jemima - also have peaceful meanings. Expecting a boy? Cute out of the box male name include Adgar, Manfred, and Columbus. 
 

Which peaceful baby name is the best? Give your favorites a thumbs up and please add any good names meaning peace we may have missed.

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    Male, English: The one who represents the emblem of peace or olive tree

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    Serenity

    Unisex, English: Peacefulness

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    Jonah

    Male, Hebrew: dove 

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    Dove

    Unisex: Animal name that symbolizes peace 

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    Shiloh

    Unisex, Hebrew: Peace

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    Male, Irish/Gaelic: Gaelic word meaning peace

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    Winifred

    Female, Welsh: Blessed peacemaking

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    Frederick

    Male, English: Peaceful ruler 

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    Wilfred

    Male, English: Friend of peace

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    Geoffrey

    Male, German: A man of peace

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    Angela

    Female, Origin Unknown: An angel sent from heaven to spread peace and love

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    Alanis

    Female, Celtic: Fair; Little Rock; Harmony; Peace

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    Stellan

    Male, Scandinavian: Calm, peace, or at rest 

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    Female, Latin/Spanish: Dove; Peaceful

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    Pax

    Unisex, Latin: Peaceful 

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    Aesha

    Female, Arabic: One who leaves peacefully

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    Solomon

    Male, Hebrew: One who is peaceful

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    Axel

    Male, Danish: One who likes peaceful environment

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    Salem

    Unisex, Hebrew: Peace

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    Jemima

    Female, Hebrew: Dove 

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    Freeda

    Female, German: Female version of Fred meaning peaceful

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    Ailean

    Male, English: Little Rock, Harmony Peace

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    Alainna

    Female, Origins Unknown: Handsome; Harmony, Happy, Peace

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    Ricki

    Female, English/Norse: One who is a peaceful and complete ruler of men

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    Alfredo

    Male, Origins Unknown: Elf Peace