The Best Baby Names That Mean Unique

With the rise of unique and original baby names, why not go full throttle on the trend and go for names that mean unique, literally? There are many striking baby names with origins related to the term "unique" or similar words that mean special or one of a kind. If you want a name that actually means different, browse the list below. 

If you want to bless your baby with a independent sensibility without breaking tradition name-wise, you're in luck! Many names meaning unique are actually classic names that won't leave teachers scratching their heads during roll call. The term Grace means decency with a special beauty, so this can be a great girl name that means unique. The standard, attractive boy names Andy and Anthony also mean unique. 

Maybe you want to go for a double whammy, picking a name that both is and means unique. There are plenty of options there as well. Female names like Ayanna and Jovana roughly translate to "unique." Cute out of the box male names include Waheed or Aino. For unisex varieties, try Alverdo or Dominque. 

With so many good names that mean unique, it's hard to pick just one. Nevertheless, try to vote for the best below. Give your favorites a thumbs up and please add any special baby names we may have missed.

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  • 1
    143 votes


    Female, Indian: Kaira means Peaceful and Unique

  • 2
    92 votes


    Female, African: A unique flower which is forever blooming

  • 3
    127 votes

    Female, English: Grace, which means decency with a special beauty

  • 4
    77 votes


    Female, United States: It means downy bearded person or young. They are blessed with a lot of blessings and are organized type of persons. They are unique, inspire and abundant

  • 5
    73 votes


    Female, English/Greek: A bright individual; they are special

  • 6
    86 votes


    Male, Hebrew: God's special award