Greek and Roman mythology has gods and goddesses with unique and strong baby names that can make the perfect moniker for your baby girl or baby boy. If you have siblings, you may even want to consider a theme by naming all your kids mythological baby names. Check out our picks of the top mythological baby names from gods and goddesses.
Many celebrities have jumped on the mythological baby name trend. Anne Heche named her son after the Titan who supported the heavens, Atlas. Actor Chris Noth named his son Orion, who was a hunter from Greek mythology, while Metallica's James Hetfield named his son after the patron god of horses, Castor. Gossip Girl's Kelly Rutherford was either inspired by mythology or fashion when she named her son Hermes.
Check out more boy mythological names with meanings below:
Celebrities have been inspired by the goddesses when naming their baby girls. Erykah Badu named her daughter after the Roman god of war, Mars, while Constance Marie picked Luna, the goddess of the moon. Coldplay's Will Champion picked the name Juno for his baby girl, which means the Roman protector of marriage. Patricia Arquette picked a mythological middle name for her daughter Harlow Calliope.
Check out more mythological baby girl names and meanings below:
For more ideas for boy and girls names inspired by mythology, check out the books Homer's Illiad, The Library of Greek Mythology or Heroes, Gods and Monsters of the Greek Myths.
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