For this list of 100 vintage names for girls and boys we went back in time and handpicked rare old fashion gems that still have yet to reach the top 1,000 most popular names. Vintage always has its moment in fashion but lately, we’ve seen quite a resurgence in vintage names steadily climbing the charts. So without further ado here are 100 forgotten vintage names for girls and boys that will make your grandma proud.

 

 

Forgotten Vintage Names for Girls

 

ADELIA

Flowering plant

 

AGNES

“Pure”

 

ALTHEA

“Healing”

 

ANNALIE

“Grace” 

 

BELINDA

English literary name
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BEVERLY

“Beaver stream”

 

CAMELIA

“Beloved”

 

CLEO

“Glory”

 

CONCETTA

“Conception”

 

CORDELIA

“Heart”
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DELPHIA

“From ancient city name Delphi”

 

ELIORA

“God is my light”

 

ELVA

“Elf”

 

ENOLA

“Magnolia”

 

ESTA

Spanish word name

 

EULA

“Sweetly spoken”

 

FAUSTINE

“Fortunate one” 
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FAYETTE

“Faith”

 

FILOMENA

“Loved”

 

FREDA

“Peaceful”

 

GOLDIE

“Gold”

 

GRETCHEN

“Pearl” 

 

HELOISE

“Healthy”
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HILDA

“Battle”

 

HONORA

“Honor”

 

JEANETTE

“God is gracious”

 

LAVINIA

Latin from Lavinium
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LISETTE

“Pledged to God”  

 

LOLITA

“Lady of sorrow”  

 

LUCRETIA

Latin from Roman clan name Lucretius

 

MAGDALENE

“Tower”

 

MAISY

“Pearl” 

 

MARCELLA

“Warlike”

 

MARLENE

Combination of the names Maria + Magdalene

 

NADINE

“Hope”

 

ODESSA

“Wrathful”
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OLIVETTE

“Olive tree”

 

PANDORA

“All gifts”
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POSEY

“Small bouquet”

 

PRUNELLA

“Plum”
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QUILLA

“Moon mother”

 

ROCHELLE

“Rest”
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ROMA

“Rome”

 

SANDRINE

“Defender of men”

 

SUSANNAH

“Lily”

 

TEMPERANCE

Word name

 

TILLY

“Strength in battle”  

 

TRESA

“Harvest” 

 

UNICA

Ancient Roman coin

 

VERONA

Italian place name

 

 

Forgotten Vintage Names for Boys

 

ALDOUS

“Old”

 

ALISTER

“Defender of men”

 

ALTON

“River settlement”
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AUDLEY

“Woodland clearing”

 

BARLOW

“Boar woodland clearing”

 

BAXTER

“Baker”
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BERTRAM

“Bright raven”

 

BOAZ

“Swiftness”

 

CASWELL

“Water spring”

 

CHAPLIN

“Clergyman”

 

CLAYTON

“Clay village”

 

DIETRICH

“Ruler”

 

DIXON

“Son of Dick”

 

EASON

“Aythe’s son”

 

EBENEZER

“Stone of help”

 

ELEAZAR

“God helps”

 

ELSTON

“Noble victory”

 

FENTON

“Marsh settlement”

 

GABE

“God is my strength” 
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GARFIELD

“Triangle field”

 

GARSON

“Young boy”

 

GERMAIN

“From Germany”

 

HERRICK

“Army power”

 

HESTON

“Brushwood settlement”

 

HINDLEY

“Wood clearing”

 

HUTTON

“Ridge settlement”

 

IVOR

“Bow warrior”

 

JUNIUS

Ancient Roman family name

 

KENTON

“King’s settlement”

 

KLEMENT

German surname

 

LAMBERT

 “Bright land”

 

LAZARUS

“God is my help”
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MARION

French variation of Mary

 

MARSTON

“Marsh settlement”

 

NORMAN

“Men from the north”

 

NOVAK

“New”

 

OCTAVIUS

“Born eighth”

 

ORLEAN

“Golden”

 

PERCIVAL

“Pierce valley”

 

PREWITT

“Small and brave”

 

QUADE

“Descendant of Uaid”

 

RADLEY

“Red meadow”

 

REMUS

 

RUPERT

“Bright fame”

 

SAXON

“Swordsman”

 

STYLES

“Steep ascent”

 

SYLVESTER

“Woodland”

 

TRUMAN

“Loyal”

 

WELLS

“Spring”

 

ZADOCK

“Righteous”

 

 

We hope you enjoyed this list of 100 forgotten vintage names for girls and boys. What are your favorite forgotten vintage names for girls and boys, let us know in the comments below!