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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12 0

Female, Greek: Life

2
14 1
Ava

Female, Latin: Life

3
9 4

Female, Hebrew/Russian: Life

4
9 5
Abel

Male, Biblical: Breathe

5
3 0
Zoya

Female, Greek/Polish: Life

6
6 4
Asha

Female, Swahili: Life

7
5 3
Cansu

Female, Turkish: Soul, life

8
5 3
Joachim

Male, German: Established by God

9
5 3
Vita

Female, Latin: Life

10
6 5
Abella

Female, Hebrew/French: Breath 

11
4 3
Omri

Male, Biblical: Life, servant

12
2 1
Vitus

Male, Ancient Roman: Life

13
1 0
Enid

Female, Welsh: Life, spirit

14
4 4
Enid

Female, Welsh: Soul, life

15
2 2
Zenobia

Female, Ancient Greek: Life of Zeus

16
1 1
Pran

Male, Sanskrit: Breathe

17
5 6
Bion

Male, Ancient Greek: Life

18
1 2
Zoticus

Male, Ancient Greek: Full of life

19
1 2
Mahatma

Male, Indian: Great soul, spirit, life

20
0 1
Umar

Male, Arabic: Flourishing, life 

21
0 1
Chayyim

Male, Hebrew: Life