Are you looking for an adorable but sophisticated name for your baby, think about going with a German name. The girls and boys names in this list are surprisingly familiar with a twist and should definitely be worth considering.



 

Girls

 

ADELA

Meaning: “Noble”

 

ALDA

Meaning: “Old”

 

ALVIRIA

Meaning: “Fair or white”, German variation of Elvira 

 

AMORI

Meaning: “Industrious”

 

ANNALISE

Combination of Anna and Lise

 

BERNADINE

Meaning: “Brave as a bear”

 

BETTINA

Meaning: “God is my oath”

 

CLARISSA

Meaning: “Bright, clear”

 

DRUELLA

Meaning: “Elf vision”

 

ELLA

Meaning: “Completely”

 

EVI

German variation of Eve

 

GESINE

Meaning: “Strength of a spear”

 

GRATIA

Meaning: “Gracious” German variation of Grace

 

GRETA

Meaning: “Pearl”

 

HEIDI

Meaning: “Of noble birth”

 

JUTTA

Meaning: “Woman from Judea” German variation of Judith 

 

LENI

Meaning: “Shinning light” Diminutive of Lena a pet form of Helena 

 

LIESA

Meaning: “Pledged to God”

 

LORELEI

Meaning: “Alluring temptress”

 

MATILDA

Meaning: “Battle mighty”

 

MELISANDE

Meaning: “Strong in work”

 

MILLIE

Meaning: “Strong in work” Diminutive of Millicent 

 

MINA

Meaning: “Resolute protector” Diminutive of Wilhelmina 

 

NEELE

Meaning: “Horn”

 

NIXIE

Meaning: “Water nymph”

 

RHETA

Meaning: “Eloquent speaker”

 

RILIAN

Meaning: “Small stream”

 

TRESCHA

Meaning: “To harvest” German variation of Theresa 

 

ULLA

Meaning: “Will”

 

WENDELL

Meaning: “To travel”

 

WILHELMINA

Meaning: “Resolute protector” Feminine of Wilhelm 

 

ZELDA

Meaning: “Grey battle”

 

 


Boys

 

ADLER

Meaning: “Eagle”

 

AMERY

Meaning: “Brave or industrious” Variation of Emery 

 

AUSTER

Meaning: “Oyster”

 

BAUER

Meaning: “Farmer”

 

BODEN

Meaning: “Hill shaped”

 

BRAUN

Meaning: “Brown”

 

CARSTEN

Meaning: “Follower of Christ” German variation of Christian 

 

DANEK

Meaning: “From Denmark” German variation of Dane 

 

DREXEL

Meaning: “To turn”

 

EMERSON

Meaning: “Son of Emery”

 

GERRIT

Meaning: “Spear strength” variation of Gerhard 

 

GUNTHER

Meaning: “Battle warrior”

 

INGRAM

Meaning: “Angel raven”

 

JANNICK

Meaning: “God is gracious”

 

JARRELL

Meaning: “Ruler with the spear”

 

JETER

Meaning: “Weeder” German surname

 

KELLAN

Meaning: “Swamp or slender”

 

LAMBERT

Meaning: “Land brilliant”

 

LEVIN

Meaning: “Dear friend”

 

LOCHNER

Meaning: “From Lochen”

 

LOUDON

Meaning: “From the low valley”

 

MATHIS

Meaning: “Gift of God”

 

OSKAR

Meaning: “God spear” German variation of Oscar 

 

RAINER

Meaning: “Wise army”

 

ROHMER

Meaning: “Pilgrim” German surname 

 

RUDY

Meaning: “Famous wolf” Diminutive of Rudolph 

 

RYKER

Meaning: “Rich”

 

SAXON

Meaning: “People of the dagger”

 

STROM

Meaning: “Stream”

 

WALDEN

Meaning: “Valley of the Welsh”

 

WILHELM

Meaning: “Resolute protector”

 

WOLFGANG

Meaning: “Traveling wolf”