Names The Best Baby Names That Mean Life  

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Bringing a new life into the world can be a joyful, humbling experience and many expectant parents may want to celebrate as much with baby names that mean life or living. Luckily, there are plenty of beautiful names out there with meanings associate with being alive. If you're looking for a good name for your little one, browse the list below! 

There a plenty of girl names that mean life that have been popular for many years. The name Eve, the first woman of all time according to the Bible, means life, as does all its variations such as Ava and Eva. Unique female names, like Vita and Asha, also mean life. While boys names that mean life tend to be less conventional, there are plenty of cute options like the Greek Bion. The name Abel, another Biblical classic, means breath, which is of course associated with life and living. 

Browse this list below to find the perfect name for your little one and be sure to vote up the best baby names that mean life! If there are any great names missing, feel free to add them below!

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Ava Female, Latin: Life

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Zoe Female, Greek: Life

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Eva Female, Hebrew/Russian: Life

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Abel Male, Biblical: Breathe

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Vita Female, Latin: Life

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Cansu Female, Turkish: Soul, life

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Asha Female, Swahili: Life

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Omri Male, Biblical: Life, servant

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Vitus Male, Ancient Roman: Life

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Zoya Female, Greek/Polish: Life

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Enid Female, Welsh: Soul, life

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Joachim Male, German: Established by God

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Mahatma Male, Indian: Great soul, spirit, life

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Pran Male, Sanskrit: Breathe

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Bion Male, Ancient Greek: Life

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Abella Female, Hebrew/French: Breath 

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Zoticus Male, Ancient Greek: Full of life

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Zenobia Female, Ancient Greek: Life of Zeus

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Umar Male, Arabic: Flourishing, life 

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Chayyim Male, Hebrew: Life

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Enid Female, Welsh: Life, spirit