Need baby name inspo? These are the rarest monikers in the UK

If you’re looking for baby name inspo, you may want to take a look at some of the baby names going extinct – or if you prefer something less unusual, you’ll want to pick a moniker from the popular baby names list.

But have you ever wondered which names are so unique that they’re actually rarely used in the UK?

As reported by Cosmopolitan UK, the most recent data from the Office of National Statistics lists the rarest baby names based on those born in 2017. Apparently, that year there were some baby names so rare that only three newborns in England and Wales were bestowed that moniker.

So if you do want to choose a name that’s hardly ever heard in the school playground, then you’ll want to take a look at the following…

Here are some of monikers on the rarest baby names list:

Rarest girls names UK

  1. Adalaide
  2. Breya
  3. Clemmie
  4. Delphie
  5. Eugenia
  6. Franca
  7. Geneva
  8. Hennessey
  9. Israella
  10. Joules
  11. Kinley
  12. Lorie
  13. Meriel
  14. Noomi
  15. October
  16. Prue
  17. Quincy
  18. Reeve
  19. Sunday
  20. Tulip

Rarest boys names UK

  1. Axton
  2. Bowe
  3. Colm
  4. Denby
  5. Emory
  6. Ferris
  7. Grae
  8. Hansel
  9. Iden
  10. Jacobus
  11. Kent
  12. Lowan
  13. Mathis
  14. Niles
  15. Osten
  16. Phileas
  17. Quintus
  18. Reese
  19. Sairus
  20. Thibault

Would you pick any of these names for your little one?

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