25 Best Gender-Neutral Baby Names

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babyWhen it comes to baby names, we typically put them into one of two categories -- boy or girl. And that's fine for some people, but others like names that don't give away too much, and prefer more gender-neutral names.

For some it's a concerted effort not to impose a gender stereotype on a child in any way. For those who don't want to know the sex of their baby before birth, these names allow them to select a name ahead of time. Others just happen to like a name and are determined to use it no matter what.

Whatever the reason, there are plenty of great ones to choose from, as borrowing from both sides of the gender aisle becomes more and more popular. Here are 25 of the best unisex baby names.

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1. Cameron

2. Riley

3. Sam

4. Charlie

5. Rory

6. Reagan

baby names7. Carson

8. Skylar

9. Finley

10. Aubrey

11. Morgan

12. Jamie

13. Devon

14. Francis

15. Sage

16. Quinn

17. Dallas

18. Reed

19. Drew

20. Kyle 

21. Alex

22. Kai

23. Andy

24. Bobby

25. Shane

 

What are your favorite gender-neutral baby names? Do you like unisex baby names in general?

 

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nonmember avatar MammaMel

Austen/Austin is my favorite :)

nonmember avatar trina

Taylor is my favorite gender-neutral baby name .. surprised it didn't make the list! Or Bailey.

Laura Palmer

Would you really consider Aubrey a gender neutral name?

nonmember avatar Kayla

I really thought Hayden would be on the list. That's my 9 month old girls name and I'm just in love with it!

Katriena Young

I've always liked the name Jordan more for a girl then for a boy.

nonmember avatar Gremie

My son is Logan and my daughter is Morgan.

laure... laurenemb

@Laura - Drake's real name is Aubrey Graham, as a famous example. 

nonmember avatar Auntie

Jordan and Taylor

nonmember avatar Shay

My oldest daughter's name is Maesyn (Mason).

teddy... teddysmama09

Ashley is technically a gender neutral name (think Gone with the Wind).

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