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French baby names: Exotic and beautiful

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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.

Unique French names

Not everyone is interested in names that are popular or even names that are obviously ethnic. The goodness is that there are so many French names out there that you are bound to find one you love. These usual names aren't all completely unknown. There are a few stars represented here, as well as a nod to Family Ties and a Harry Potter favorite. If you are in search of something different, these names might just strike your fancy. Though not as common, these beautiful names are unique and beautiful too.

Unique Girl Names 

  • Anouk
  • Audra
  • Briel
  • Brigitte
  • Cantrelle
  • Charlize
  • Cosette
  • Delina
  • Demi
  • Dessa
  • Emeline
  • Etoile
  • Femi
  • Fifi
  • Fleur
  • Isabeau
  • Janina
  • Lainey
  • Lysette
  • Mallory
  • Margaux
  • Naeva
  • Oceanne
  • Peridot
  • Riva
  • Taliah

Get more French baby girl name ideas here!

Unique Boy Names 

  • Acel
  • Ansel
  • Barnebe
  • Basile
  • Chasen
  • Cord
  • Dalphin
  • Dax
  • Gautier
  • Hugues
  • Jehan
  • Lancelot
  • Luc
  • Mace
  • Maslin
  • Narcisse
  • Onfroi
  • Paien
  • Pomeroy
  • Reule
  • Romain
  • Siffre
  • Talbot
  • Verrill

Get more French baby boy name ideas here!

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