11 under-the-radar (but tres adorable) French baby names you need to know about
Let's just agree that pretty much anything sounds better in French, no?
And if you are anything like us, you will be in love with all things Gallic too, from the wine to the cheese, and let's not forget their impeccable style and very sleek way of parenting.
And guess what, the French – rather unsurprisingly – are pretty flipping good at coming up with gorgeous baby names too.
So hurry up and bookmark these, whether you are pregnant now or just planning ahead for the future:
We just think this name has some serious style, no?
Perfectly cute for your little filles, we think.
OK, so this is only our current fashion mag of late (and shopping destination, obvs!), but Porter ('porte' means 'door' in French) is also one fabulous name for a stylish little dude.
This beautiful girl's name means 'breath,' and we simply think it sounds all sorts of amazing.
Aimery is a classic French boy's name, and we think it sounds perfect for modern-day babes too.
Pronounced "rhen," not 'rain,' this name means Queen – meaning it is all sorts of perfect for your new little ruler.
Baby names ending in 'x' are still SO cool, and when we add in that this moniker actually means 'eagle wolf' well, let's just say; it doesn't get cooler than that.
Old-school French girl name that we think are ripe for a comeback.
Cool name meaning 'manly' in French.
This name means 'red' – as in the colour – and is a unisex choice for your new little bundle.
Leo and Leon are both getting pretty popular, but did you know Leonce also means 'Lion'? It just hasn't been discovered by the masses – yet.
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