18 Gorgeous Celtic Baby Names That Are Totally Overlooked

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Want your daughter's name to embody romance, adventure, and possibly even the great outdoors? Should your son's name suggest that he's a legend in the making? Thankfully, Laura Wattenberg, founder of Baby Name Wizard, has some lovely, lyrical options that originate from Cornwall, Brittany, or the Isle of Man and evoke a spirit of whimsy and wonder. We promise, these names are going to make you do a double-take. They're THAT good.


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Plenty of parents adore Celtic names, but it can be hard to find ones that aren't already super-popular. Pronunciations can proving challenging, but thankfully Wattenberg has included those as well.

These names have history, but sound pleasantly modern. Almost like you are naming a tiny fairy -- and we just adore the first name on our list. 

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Take a look at these delightfully unique baby names and see if you recognize any. We promise that more than a few will make your final list!

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