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Baby boy names from Pixar movies will take him to infinity and beyond

Monica Beyer is a mom of four and has been writing professionally since 2000, when her first book, Baby Talk, was published. Her main area of interest is attachment parenting and all that goes with it, including breastfeeding, co-sleepin...

A surprising source for some adorable baby names: Pixar movies

Since 1995, we've been wowed by what Pixar has offered us, from Toy Story to The Good Dinosaur. While we're probably not going to name our sons Buzz Lightyear, there are plenty of awesome baby names sprinkled throughout Pixar scripts that we can easily choose from.

There are plenty of perfect baby names to go around when you look through the 16 films they've produced to date, many with Disney. From names with an international flair like Jacques to more traditional names like Andy to modern-sounding names like Brock, we have you covered.

  • Alfredo (Ratatouille)
  • Andy (Toy StoryToy Story 2Toy Story 3)
  • Anton (Ratatouille)
  • Arlo (The Good Dinosaur)
  • Art (Monsters University)
  • Bob (The Incredibles)
  • Bobby (Inside Out)
  • Brock (Monsters University)
  • Bruce (Finding Nemo)
  • Buck (The Good Dinosaur)
  • Butch (The Good Dinosaur)
  • Carl (Up)
  • Cornelius (A Bug's Life)
  • Dashiell (The Incredibles)
  • Django (Ratatouille)
  • Emile (Ratatouille)
  • Fergus (Brave)
  • Finn (Cars 2)
  • Francis (A Bug's Life)
  • Gordon (Brave)
  • Hamish (Brave)
  • Harris (Brave)
  • Hubert (Brave)
  • Henry (The Good Dinosaur)
  • Jacques (Finding Nemo)
  • Nash (The Good Dinosaur)
  • Nemo (Finding Nemo)
  • Nigel (Finding Nemo)
  • Pete (Toy Story 2)
  • Ramone (CarsCars 2)
  • Randall (Monsters, Inc.Monsters University)
  • Remy (Ratatouille)
  • Rex (Toy StoryToy Story 2Toy Story 3)
  • Russell (Up)
  • Sid (Toy StoryToy Story 2Toy Story 3)
  • Sullivan (Monsters, Inc.Monsters University)
  • Woody (Toy Story, Toy Story 2, Toy Story 3)

The best news is that it's likely that nobody will suspect you mined your favorite Pixar film for your baby's name (unless, of course, you name your baby Nemo). But even if someone suspects you watched Toy Story for baby name inspiration, who cares? It's your baby, and if you want an awesome Pixar baby name for him, then go for it. There is nothing wrong with getting baby-naming inspiration from a film, even if it's an animated one, and it will make a cute story to share with your little one when he gets older, too.

And don't forget to check out perfect Pixar baby names for little girls.

A surprising source for some adorable baby names: Pixar movies
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