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50 Baby Names Inspired by This Year's Best TV Shows
For some expecting parents, choosing a name for their baby can be a difficult task. While there are plenty of places to draw inspiration, it is often difficult to narrow it down to just a handful of names to pick from. It comes as no surprise to find out that lots of people use pop culture as a place for inspiration – choosing baby names from celebrities, music, television, and movies. 2013 was a great year in television, with great character names, too. Here are 50 baby names inspired by the best TV of 2013, from great shows like Scandal and Orange is the New Black to Breaking Bad and Parenthood…
Baby Names Inspired by the Best TV of 2013
Click through for 50 great names from the best shows of the year…
Walter White is the main character in the hit new show, Breaking Bad.
Skyler is a great name for a boy or a girl, and can be spelled with an “a.”
A classic boy’s name that will never go out of style!
Not a name you hear every day, but a good one, nonetheless.
Orange is the New Black is a hit new show available on Netflix. Piper is the main character, who spends 15 months in jail.
A classic boy’s name that is making its way back!
Here’s another great name that’s great for a boy or girl. Alexander or Alexandra are classic, strong names…
Daya is a pretty name for a girl. For a similar name, try Maya or Dayna…
Homeland is a new show that has captured millions of viewers. Carrie is the name of one of the intelligence officers on the show.
Here’s a traditional boy’s name that will never go out of style.
Saul is a unique biblical name that is coming back in style!
New Girl is a funny new show about a girl who ends up sharing an apartment with 3 male best friends. Jess is the main character, who is all sorts of crazy and cute.
Cece is short for Cecilia, which makes a cute girl’s name!
Nick also goes by “Miller” in the show (his last name).
Here’s a great boy’s name you don’t hear every day!
I happen to love this boy’s name. It’s a bit old-fashioned but modern enough to fit in.
Modern Family is becoming a new classic. Phil (one of the dads on the show) is hilarious! A great, solid boy’s name for sure…
In the show, this is a man’s name. But I actually know a girl named Jay, too!
Gloria is a pretty name for a woman. Shorten it to “Glory” for a girl.
This is such an adorable little boy’s name. (Manny in the show is just the sweetest!)
Cam is short for Cameron or Camden, both cute boy’s names.
Here’s another name that’s been around for a long time, but that you don’t hear as often nowadays.
I know so many people that love the show, Parenthood. Zeek is an awesome boy’s name. You can also spell it “Zeke.”
This is such a sweet sounding girl’s name. (My cousin’s name is Camille!)
Here is one of those last names that’s great as a first name!
Okay, so maybe you don’t want to name your baby after a vampire, but these are still some great names!
You can’t go wrong with a classic name like this. Shorten it to Kate or Katy or even Kat!
I love this name! So unique!
Stefan is a variation of the boy’s name, Stephen. It can also be spelled “Stephan.”
I am addicted to this show! The main character is Olivia Pope. She is fierce, but awesome!
A great name that is becoming more and more popular for little boys!
Short for Huckleberry!
Abby, short for Abigail, is such a sweet, timeless name…
In the show, Quinn is a girl’s name. But I also know a boy Quinn in real life!
Fitz, short for Fitzgerald, is the name of the President in the show!
Here’s another great uncommon name for a boy!
So many people love the show, Nashville. One of the main stars is Rayna…
Famous from Shakespeare, this is a lovely girl’s name.
Here’s another great boy’s name. You can also spell it with a “K.”
Clare (also spelled Claire) is a lovely name for a baby girl…
Last but not least, we have Grey’s Anatomy. Meredith is the show’s main character.
Derrick, spelled with 1 “R” or 2 is a good boy’s name…
There might not be a more classic boy’s name than this!
A sweet name for a baby girl…
A very different, but neat baby name for a girl!
A gender-neutral name for a baby girl or a baby boy!
Another traditional girl’s name, this time spelled without the “H.”
A cute baby boy’s name, don’t you think?!
A boy’s name that will never go out of style…
A unique, but awesome name for a little boy!