Australia is vast and unique. No other region on this planet is a continent as well as a country. Read more about this magnificent place, the marvelous Australian baby names and you will definitely find one suitable for your little angel.
Still “Terra Australis Incognita” for many people, this beautiful place offers an exciting mixture of the Anglo-Celtic and Indigenous blend, that provides inspiration for the name of your precious baby.
The story is that the first known Europeans to choose an Aboriginal name for their baby were the chaplain and his wife from the First Fleet. The couple, fascinated by the local languages, named their daughter Milbah.
In 2014, Oliver was the masculine name that topped in all six states of the country.
Olivia was the most loved girls’ name in New South Wales, Victoria, and Queensland. Charlotte, Emily, and Amelia topped the other states.
There were 700 different languages and dialects spoken in Australia in the 18th century. Today there are 150 still in use by the Aboriginals.
Whether you are looking for a serious, familiar, solid-sounding name, or a unique, rare, ethnic one, Down Under, provides a variety of meaningful ideas.
Australian baby names for boys