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...
Give your baby girl an adventurous start with a name that means ‘wild’
Sometimes you get a sense, even before your child is born, they're going to be a wild one. Or maybe you were an adventurous kid, and thus expect you might just be tasked with a similarly rambunctious baby. So why not embrace it and give your baby girl a name that means "wild"?
We've collected several names that are perfect fits for a wild child. They're gorgeous, but not too popular, so she'll stand out. And although some of these literally mean "wild," we've also included some more poetic interpretations of the word — for example, Olinda, which means "wild fig"; Chanda, which means "fierce"; or Artemis, the Greek goddess of the hunt and wild animals.