30 Summer-Loving Names to Give Your Baby

baby at beachAre you pregnant and about to give birth this summer? No? Doesn't matter. You may at some point be asked to name a baby this season and you need to be prepared.

That said, summer is our favorite time of the year and we like to celebrate it in every way possible. That includes trips to the beach, working from roof decks, and naming babies after summertime goodness.

Have you met a "June" you haven't liked? Didn't think so. You see, everyone loves summer, and everyone loves being reminded about summer, so everyone loves people whose names remind them of summer. It's just that simple. To help make the world a happier place, we've come up with 15 boys names and 15 girls names that fit the summertime theme.



  1. May or June
  2. Margarita
  3. Summer (duh)
  4. Rose or Iris or Daisy
  5. River or Sea or Sky or Rain or Ocean or ... Hazy Hot & Humid
  6. Vacation
  7. Memorial or Labor
  8. Sandy (get it?)
  9. Bikini
  10. Lemonade
  11. Minnie (Golf)
  12. Coral
  13. Sunny
  14. Bay
  15. Cheeseburger


  1. Julius or Augustus
  2. Miller (Lite)
  3. Storm or Stormy
  4. Beach or Wave
  5. Boardwalk Fries
  6. Concert
  7. Road Trip or Convertible
  8. Smore
  9. Firefly or Cicada
  10. Dune
  11. Rocky
  12. Pacifico or Atlantis
  13. Jimmy Buffett
  14. Lobster
  15. Charcoal or Grill

Obviously, some of these are jokes, or names only Gwyneth Paltrow would consider (Apple and Moses could use another sibling!), but some of them are real summertime names we love.

Which ones do you like?

Photo via Rain Rannu/Flickr

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