Names The Best Baby Names That Mean Youth  

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Names that mean youth are perfect if you want your child to remain young at heart well into adulthood. If you're on the hunt for the perfect name for your little one, you've come to the right place. From classic, well-worn names that have been popular for decades to unique adages that will make your child stand out on any class roster, you'll find a great list of youthful names here! 

There are plenty of traditional male and female names meaning youth if your taste veers towards the vintage and familiar. Julia and Julian both mean youth, for example, as do their variations like Gillian and Jules. However, in the era of unique names, you may want something more unusual. Luckily, there are plenty of boy and girl names that mean young or something similar that are likely to take friends and relatives by surprise. The unisex name Neo means new, which is associated with youth. For girls, Rasha is a cute Arabic name that means young gazelle. Fans of Buffy the Vampire Slayer may want to consider Giles, which means young goat. 

Do you have a favorite name that means youth for the beautiful baby in your life? Give the best options a thumbs up and please add any good names we may have missed.

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Julia

Female, Latin: Youthful

2
19 9
Neo

Unisex, Greek: New

3
17 8

Male, English: Youthful

4
17 9
Nova

Female, Latin: Youth and fresh

5
16 10
Camilla

Female, Latin: Young ceremonial attendant 

6
12 7
Gillian

Female, Celtic: Youthful

7
6 4
Cailean

Male, Scottish: Young dog

8
8 7
Alma

Female, Hebrew: Young woman

9
7 6
Jules

Unisex, Latin: Youthful 

10
13 13
Kaui

Unisex, Hawaiian: The youthful one

11
10 11
Rasha

Female, Arabic: Young gazelle

12
7 10
Vesa

Male, Finnish: Sprout, young tree

13
5 9
Jolette

Female, Latin: Youthful

14
4 8
Bambi

Female, English: Young girl

15
3 8
Bala

Unisex, Sanskrit: Young

16
3 8
Kanya

Female, Thai: Young woman

17
5 11
Giles

Male, English: Young goat

18
3 9
Mabyn

Female, Welsh: Youth

19
3 9
Ghassan

Male, Arabic: Youth

20
2 8
Berna

Female, Turkish: Young

21
1 7
Owain

Male, Greek/Welsh: Youth