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...
All we are saying is give these peaceful baby names a chance
What's more peaceful than a slumbering newborn? Truth be told, not much — those first newborn days are precious and special. Of course, those early days don't always tell how your baby is going to live life over the long run, but why not harness the feeling of those calm days into a beautiful name for your baby boy or girl?
From names that literally translate to "peace" to those that have similar peaceful meanings, such as calm, tranquil and harmonious, these baby names won't guarantee a peaceful child, but they certainly lend an air of peacefulness when you consider the origins and meanings of the name.
Peaceful baby names for boys
Axel: This is a Scandinavian variation of the Hebrew name Absalom, which means "father is peace."
Benjiro: This cute Japanese name means "enjoy peace."
Calum: A Gaelic name, this means "dove," a bird commonly associated with peace.
Concord: This is a Puritan virtue name that means "peace."
Frederick: An Old French and Old German name, this means "peaceful ruler."
Freed: Meaning "free, peace," this name has Old English and German origins.
Galen: This name comes from a Greek word element that means "calm."
Garvey: An Irish and Gaelic name, this means "rough peace."