The Poshest of the Posh Baby Names

Whether you hail from high society, or just have dreams of grandeur for your tiny darling, here’s a list of baby names that are a little fancy, plenty sophisticated, and maybe a tad impossible to pronounce.

Posh Baby Names

These ostentatious titles have royal, literary, and mythological roots. They’re also great geo-location devices; have a listen at the playground, and if you hear any of the following pop up, you can usually get a good gauge on the postcode…

Girls:

Alexandra

Allegra

Anais

Artemis

Beatrice

Bernice

Bethany

Bianca

Bijou

Caledonia

Cassandra

Caterina

Cecelia

Daphne

Delilah

Diana

Dior

Donatella

Emmeline

Evangeline

Evelyn

Evianna

Fiorella

Francesca

Frederica

Giada

Giovanna

Gwyneth

Henrietta

Hermione

Imogen

Isabella

Jacqueline

Jemima

Jolie

Katherine

Lilliana

Louisa

Luciana

Lucinda

Madeline

Margot

Natalia

Octavia

Odette

Penelope

Romilly

Rosalind

Seraphina

Serena

Tabitha

Valentina

Verity

Violetta

Virginia

 

Boys:

Alasdair

Archibald

Ashby

Barnaby

Bertram

Bradford

Cielo

Clarence

Clement

Dario

Edmund

Egbert

Emerson

Fabian

Francis

Franklin

Geraldo

Giovanni

Harris

Henry

Ignatius

Julian

Laurent

Maximillian

Miles

Montague

Montgomery

Nathaniel

Octavius

Orlando

Philip

Pierre

Quincy

Randolph

Richard

Roderick

Sterling

Stuart

Tancred

Tennyson

Theodore

Vincent

William

Xavier

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