SECTIONS
What would you like to know?
Share this Story
/

Baby names inspired by America's beautiful cities for your future traveler

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...

From coast to coast, American cities make gorgeous baby names

Parents-to-be get inspiration for their babies' names from many different parts of their lives. They look through their family trees, think about their favorite movies, reflect upon their treasured memories and remember special places — some of which just happen to be great city names that would work wonderfully as a baby name.

MoreBaby names from classic children's literature for your future bookworm

Place names are pretty hot, and they have been for a while. And while many celebs have gone this route (David and Victoria Beckham named their son Brooklyn, for example, and Kurt Russell and his first wife, Season Hubley, named their son Boston) there is no reason the rest of us can't pluck a baby name from a beautiful American city.

Whether you're from Abilene or visited Memphis on your honeymoon, you might just find the perfect baby name hidden somewhere on this list. From coast to coast, from border to border, these baby names are both geographically quirky and perfectly special for your little one.

From coast to coast, American cities make gorgeous baby names
Image: Design: Terese Condella/SheKnows; Image: Getty Images

Before you go, check out our slideshow below:

From coast to coast, American cities make gorgeous baby names
Image: SheKnows
Comments
Hot
New in Parenting
Close

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!