Share this Story

French baby names: Exotic and beautiful

Sarah Walker Caron is an award winning journalist, freelance writer and editor. She lives a happy life in Maine with her two children, where they love to hike, visit the beaches and have lots of silly fun. Check out her food blog at Sara...

Boy and girl French names

Bonjour! French is a beautiful, romantic language filled with wonderful names for babies. If you want to say oui your bebe-to-be's name, check out these fantastic French baby names that are sure to make you swoon.

More French baby names

The audible sound of a name is an important aspect of naming. Will the name flow well with your last name? Does it roll off the tongue nicely, or will it be confused with something less desirable? There are plenty of names that ooze with romantic Frenchness. If that's what you are looking for, then these names are perfect to ponder.

Girl Baby Names 

  • Adalie
  • Adrienne
  • Aimee
  • Angelina
  • Bella
  • Catherine
  • Celine
  • Clara
  • Coco
  • Desneige
  • Diana
  • Elaine
  • Elise
  • Eloise
  • Gabrielle
  • Genevieve
  • Genevive
  • Giselle
  • Jacqueline
  • Josephine
  • Liana
  • Marie
  • Michelle
  • Noelle
  • Renee
  • Simone

Check out more baby girl name ideas here!

Boy Baby Names 

  • Alexis
  • Andre
  • Antoine
  • Aubrey
  • Beau
  • Dominique
  • Gerard
  • Henry
  • Jacques
  • Jaspar
  • Javier
  • Jean
  • Louis
  • Lucien
  • Mathis
  • Michel
  • Noel
  • Olivier
  • Pierre
  • Remie
  • Rene
  • Sebastien 
  • Soren
  • Tristan
  • Yves

Check out more baby boy name ideas here!

Next page: Unique French baby names

2 of 3
New in Parenting

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

SheKnows is making some changes!

b h e a r d !

Welcome to the new SheKnows Community,

where you can share your stories, ideas

and CONNECT with millions of women.

Get Started