Posted: Oct 16, 2012 10:00 AM
Exotic baby names are unique and meaningful, especially if you are looking for a name that has family or cultural ties. We have rounded up girl and boy names from around the world, including Irish names, French names, Spanish names and Italian names.

Exotic baby names are the perfect choice for parents searching for names that have a worldly sound to them. If you want a name that is more unique than the All-American names of Jacob and Emily, check out some of our favorite exotic girl names and boy names.

Irish baby names

Irish baby names are a popular choice for American parents searching for a unique name. In fact, the Irish name Aiden was ranked the 9th most popular name in the U.S.! Irish names have a great melodic sound to them and most are easy to spell and pronounce.

Irish boy names

  • Logan
  • Liam
  • Nolan
  • Donovan
  • Riley
  • Tristan
  • Connor
  • Quinn
  • Dorian
  • Keegan

Irish girl names

  • Kiara
  • Kira
  • Ashlyn
  • Cassidy
  • Erin
  • Brianna
  • Makayla
  • Riley
  • Molly
  • Fiona

French baby names

Oh là là! French names are elegant and romantic, with a sophisticated air about them. Perhaps one of these names is the perfect choice for your little bébé?

French boy names

  • Hugo
  • Enzo
  • Antoine
  • Gabriel
  • Pierre
  • Sebastien
  • Theo
  • Bastien
  • Remi
  • Rafael

French girl names

  • Heloise
  • Solene
  • Juliette
  • Lena
  • Angelique
  • Lola
  • Clara
  • Zoe
  • Rachelle
  • Anais

Spanish baby names

Spanish names are another popular choice for parents here in the U.S. The name Sophia is the top American baby name, while the Spanish spelling Sofia is also a popular choice. In addition, the Spanish name Isabella is the second most popular girl name here in the U.S.!

Spanish boy names

  • Alejandro
  • Santiago
  • Mateo
  • Joaquin
  • Gabriel
  • Andres
  • Leonardo
  • Felipe
  • Maximilliano
  • Julian

Spanish girl names

  • Camila
  • Valentine
  • Augustine
  • Elena
  • Bianca
  • Isabella
  • Victoria
  • Lola
  • Luna
  • Fatima

Italian baby names

Are you looking for an exotic sounding Italian name for your little bambino? Check out some of these popular baby names straight from Italy.

Italian boy names

  • Sergio
  • Bruno
  • Salvatore
  • Giuseppe
  • Rocco
  • Anthony
  • Mario
  • Franco
  • Givanni
  • Paolo

Italian girl names

  • Francesca
  • Rosa
  • Maria
  • Rita
  • Concetta
  • Bellissa
  • Arabella
  • Caprice
  • Donatella
  • Gabriela

Share with us^ What is your favorite exotic baby name? Leave a comment below!

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