Names The Best Baby Names That Mean Unique  

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

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Anthony

Male, Basque: They are unique, priceless flower and a Roman clan name

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11 5
Andy

Male, English: Brave, unique and manly

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13 7
Apara

Male, Indian/Sanskrit: Matchless; Unique; One who is exclusive and has no equivalent

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7 2
Juliana

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

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7 2
Aino

Male, Finnish: Unique 

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8 3
Domenique

Unisex, French: It means someone who is unique and special

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8 3
Nathaniel

Male, Hebrew: God's special award

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9 4
Deb

Female, Hebrew: A prophetess; they have a unique personality

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5 1
Elenor

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

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5 1
Kaira

Female, Indian: Kaira means Peaceful and Unique

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5 3
Alverda

Unisex, Origins Unknown: A unique name gifted with compassion, resourcefulness, passion, eccentric and altruistic qualities

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7 6
Mohamad

Male, Sanskrit: A special loved one, always loving and adorable to others

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7 6
Lacy

Female, French: Lacy derives from different towns in France, brought to England during the Norman Conquest

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3 2
Jorden

Male, Hebrew/Biblical: The praise of God or confessing something. People with this name are unique and discreet

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4 4
Dominique

Female, English: A special person who belongs to the God

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3 3
Zulla

Female, Arabic/Malay: Shade, especially the shade of trees

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3 3
Jovana

Female, Spanish: They inspire others, control and relief the matters of others. They want to make a different and unique world to attract others

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5 6
Earl

Male, United States: It means king,warrior or chief in different languages

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5 6
Ayanna

Female, African: A unique flower which is forever blooming

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4 5
Darrin

Male, English/Gaelic: A unique and great individual

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3 4
Mercury

Male, Latin: The person who is in social exchange, specially of opinions and attitudes

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2 3
Darroll

Male, English: A special person

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2 4
Waheed

Male, Arabic: Unique; Singular; Exclusively; Unequaled; Peerless

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2 4
Bita

Female, Arabic: Unique

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2 4
Hooda

Female, Arabic: A different spelling of Huda, that means a woman who is well guided

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4 7
Judah

Male, Hebrew/Biblical: The praise of God or confessing something. People with this name are unique and discreet

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2 5
Trinique

Female, French: A pure or unique person

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1 5
Change

Male, Chinese: Adoption of a different route