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

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13 3

Male, English: Youthful

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11 6
Camilla

Female, Latin: Young ceremonial attendant 

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10 5
Neo

Unisex, Greek: New

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9 4
Gillian

Female, Celtic: Youthful

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9 5
Rasha

Female, Arabic: Young gazelle

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9 6
Nova

Female, Latin: Youth and fresh

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5 2
Jules

Unisex, Latin: Youthful 

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5 3
Alma

Female, Hebrew: Young woman

10
9 8
Kaui

Unisex, Hawaiian: The youthful one

11
5 5
Vesa

Male, Finnish: Sprout, young tree

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2 2
Cailean

Male, Scottish: Young dog

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3 4
Mabyn

Female, Welsh: Youth

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2 4
Bala

Unisex, Sanskrit: Young

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2 4
Bambi

Female, English: Young girl

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1 3
Owain

Male, Greek/Welsh: Youth

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1 3
Berna

Female, Turkish: Young

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5 8
Giles

Male, English: Young goat

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3 6
Ghassan

Male, Arabic: Youth

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2 5
Jolette

Female, Latin: Youthful

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1 4
Kanya

Female, Thai: Young woman