170 Unusual And Weird Celebrity Baby Names

Ever heard of Cricket, Wolf, Pilot Inspektor, or Kal-el? These names might seem random, but they all belong to the world of weird celebrity baby names. Celebrities often choose unusual names for their children, and it’s interesting to see where they find inspiration. Some names come from things like fruits, planets, and even natural phenomena. Picking a name for your child can be really exciting, but you might want to think before you choose it. Let’s take a look at some of the most unusual names celebrities have chosen.

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170 Weird Celebrity Baby Names

From quirky and unconventional to downright unexpected, this list showcases a wide range of unique choices celebrities have made for their children.

Weird Celebrity Baby Names For Girls

Bold and daring, these names spark inspiration for parents seeking something out-of-the-ordinary for their little girl.

1. Bambi Fury

Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury named their daughter Bambi Fury, inspired by the character Bambi, a young deer, from the 1942 animated film and a book by Austrian author Felix Salten. Bambi is a name derived from the Italian word ‘bambina,’ meaning ‘young girl.’

2. Bandit Lee Way

Bandit Lee Way was chosen as the name for the daughter of My Chemical Romance vocalist Gerard Way and Mindless Self Indulgence bassist Lyn-Z. The name Bandit originates from the English word, which traces back to the late Latin word ‘bannire,’ meaning ‘to proclaim.’

3. Beautiful Zeppelin

Nick Cannon and Abby De La Rosa named their daughter Zeppelin, a German name that means ‘from Zeppelin’ and ‘airship.

4. Blue Ivy

Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s first child bears the name Blue Ivy, a name based on the primary color blue.

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé initially planned to name their child ‘Brooklyn’ before changing their mind. While she was still unborn, the child was nicknamed ‘Blueberry.’ After her birth, her parents decided on the name Blue Ivy.

5. Bluebell Madonna

Geri Halliwell, the former Spice Girl, and Sacha Gervasi’s daughter, Bluebell, takes her name from the delicate flower.

6. Bluesy Belle

The daughter of Darren Criss and Mia has a name that combines Bluesy, a name related to blues music, with Belle, from the French word ‘belle,’ meaning ‘beautiful.’

7. Briar Rose

Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen named their daughter Briar Rose, drawing inspiration from the main character in the Brothers Grimm version of Sleeping Beauty. The name is considered an English translation of the German ‘Dornröschen,’ derived from the German terms ‘Dorn’ meaning ‘thorn’ and ‘Rose’ meaning ‘rose.’

8. Calliope Maeve Day

Felicia Day chose the name Calliope Maeve for her daughter. Calliope is a variant spelling of Kalliope, a Greek name that translates to ‘beautiful voice.’

9. Capri

Named by the late Kobe Bryant and Vanessa Bryant, their youngest daughter carries the name Capri. This name is thought to have origins in Greek, possibly meaning ‘wild boar,’ or it could be linked to Etruscan or Latin, suggesting ‘goats.’

10. Chicago

Selected by Kim Kardashian and Kanye West for one of their daughters, Chicago’s name resonates with the city where Kanye West grew up.

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Chicago is not the only city name used as a baby name. Other popular choices include Paris, London, Charlotte, and Sydney.

11. Cricket Pearl

The name Cricket typically brings to mind the noisy insect heard at night. Busy Philipps and Marc Silverstein, her husband, named their youngest daughter Cricket Pearl.

12. Daisy Boo Pamela

The name Daisy originates from the English term for the white flower, tracing its roots back to Old English as ‘dægeseage,’ which translates to ‘day eye.’ Jamie Oliver and wife Jools chose this name for their daughter.

13. Daisy Dove Bloom

Daisy is the daughter of pop star Katy Perry and actor Orlando Bloom. This is the couple’s first child together.

14. Dimity Facente

Dimity Facente is the daughter of Lydia Hearst and comedian Chris Hardwick. The name Dimity refers to a type of lightweight sheer cotton fabric often used for curtains and bed upholstery.

15. Diva Thin Muffin

Adelaide Gail Zappa and Frank Zappa’s daughter carry this name. The name ‘Diva’ comes from Italian and Latin words meaning ‘goddess’ or ‘divine one.’ Additionally, it also holds the meaning of ‘day time’ in Sanskrit.

16. Doone Isla

The name ‘Doone’ originates from Scotland and means ‘hill’ or ‘mountain.’ The daughter of Amanda Beard and Sacha Brown goes by this name.

17. Dusty Rose

Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo opted for the distinctive name Dusty Rose for their child. The name Dusty comes from a nickname historically given to individuals seen as dusty

18. Elsie Otter

Daughter of Zooey Deschanel and Jacob Pechenik, Elsie Otter carries a unique name. The name Elsie is a shortened form of Elizabeth, originating from a Hebrew name meaning ‘my God is an oath.’

19. Eureka Muse Knox-Robinson

Meet the daughter of Amanda Knox and her partner Christopher Robinson, Eureka Muse Knox-Robinson. Eureka, a term that was used to celebrate a discovery or invention, perfectly fits into the weird names category due to its uniqueness.

20. Everest Hobson

George Lucas and his spouse Mellody Hobson chose the name Everest for their daughter. The moniker is inspired by the English term for the tallest peak on Earth.

21. Exa Dark Sideræl

Grimes and Elon Musk’s daughter, Exa Dark, has a name that sparks curiosity. Grimes explained that ‘Exa’ relates to the supercomputing term exaFLOPS, while ‘Dark’ symbolizes ‘the unknown.’

22. Fifi Trixibelle

Carried by Pamela Yates and Bob Geldof’s daughter, Fifi, is a name that is used as a diminutive or short form of Joséphine and other similar-sounding names.

23. Geo Grace

For the daughter of Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo, they chose a name that’s truly unique: Geo Grace. Geo is commonly used as a short form of the name George.

24. Goldie Daly

Goldie Daly, the daughter of Carson Daly and Siri Pinter, is named after the nickname often given to individuals with blonde hair, stemming from the English word ‘gold.’ Additionally, it’s a variant of Golda, derived from the Yiddish term meaning ‘gold.’

25. Gravity Blue Smith

Derived from the English word ‘gravity,’ which traces back to Latin, meaning ‘heaviness, weight, or pressure,’ Lucky Blue Smith and Stormi Bree selected this name for their first child.

26. Harlow Winter Kate

The daughter of Joel Madden and Nicole Richie carries this name. ‘Harlow’ originates from an English surname linked to a place name, itself derived from the Old English term ‘hær’ meaning ‘heap of stones or rock’ or ‘here’ meaning ‘army,’ and ‘hlaw’ meaning ‘hill.’

27. Heavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily

Pamela Yates and Bob Geldof welcomed their daughter into the world with the striking name Heavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily. Tigerlily, or Tiger Lily, is a name that is inspired by the tiger lily flower because of its colors resembling a tiger’s stripes.

Weird Celebrity Baby Names Heavenly Hiraani Tiger Lily

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28. Heiress

The name Heiress comes from the English word ‘heiress,’ which refers to a woman who inherits wealth. Rapper T.I. and Tiny Harris decided on this name for their daughter.

29. Hendrix Rouge

Hendrix Rouge is the daughter of Alexa Bliss and Ryan Cabrera. The name Hendrix originates from Henry, which signifies ‘home ruler.’

30. Iceland

The rapper Gucci Mane and his wife Keyshia Ka’Oir decided to name their daughter after a European country, Iceland.

31. Illusia Angelina Sarantakos

The daughter of Criss Angel and his wife Shaunyl Benson is named Illusia Angelina Sarantakos. Her name, Illusia, comes from a character in a fairy tale called Pessi and Illusia, written by Yrjö Kokko in 1944. In the story, Illusia is a small fairy who resides near the rainbow.

32. Jagger Joseph Blue Goldberg

Jagger is derived from an English surname, which originally meant ‘peddler or carter.’ This name belongs to Soleil Moon Frye and Jason Goldberg’s daughter.

33. Java

Java is the name chosen by Josh Holloway and his wife Kumala. Its exact meaning is unclear, but it’s thought to possibly signify ‘saffron or china rose’ in Sanskrit. Moreover, Java is known as a programming language and also refers to an island in Indonesia.

34. Jupiter Iris French

Jupiter Iris French is the name given to the child of Ashley Tisdale and Christopher French. The name ‘Jupiter’ refers to the largest planet in our solar system and also the highest god in Roman mythology. It’s worth noting that this name is also shared by Ed Sheeran’s second daughter.

35. Kulture Kiari Cephus

Kulture Kiari Cephus is the name chosen by rappers Cardi B and Offset for their daughter. The name ‘Kulture’ is derived from the English word ‘culture,’ which originates from the Latin word ‘cultus,’ meaning ‘cultivate, till, or worship.’

36. Little Pixie

The name ‘Little Pixie’ belongs to Pamela Yates and Bob Geldof’s daughter. The name Pixie originates from the English word ‘pixie,’ which refers to an elf or fairy-like creature.

37. Louetta Isley

Rumer Willis, Bruce Willis’s daughter, and Derek Richard Thomas picked the name Louetta for their daughter. They initially considered Loretta but decided on Louetta, which is a feminine version of Lou with the suffix -etta added.

38. Lyra Antarctica

Lyra Antarctica is the daughter of Ed Sheeran and Cherry Seaborn. Her name, Lyra, comes from Greek mythology, specifically from Orpheus’s lyre, a musical instrument. It means ‘harp’ or ‘lyre player.’

39. Makkah

Makkah, the daughter of the famous soccer player Mohamed Salah, has a name that is a spelling variant of Mecca. This name refers to the sacred city in Islam.

40. Malibu Barbie

Trisha Paytas named her daughter after Malibu Barbie, which refers to a series of Barbie dolls released in the 1970s.

41. Milou Alizée

Milou Alizée is the daughter of Barron Hilton and his wife, Tessa. They chose the name Milou in honor of the Pointe Milou area in St. Barths, where they first met. Additionally, Milou is a shortened version of the name Marie-Louise.

42. Mint

The daughter of Romee Strijd and Laurens van Leeuwen goes by the name Mint. This name, of Latin origin, is primarily gender-neutral and signifies Mentha Herb.

43. Moon Unit Zappa

Moon Unit Zappa is the daughter of the late musician Frank Zappa. Her middle name, Unit, was conferred to symbolize the unity of her family when she was born.

44. Moxie Crimefighter

Moxie Crimefighter, a name chosen by magician Penn Jillette and Emily Zolten for their daughter, means ‘spirit, courage, nerve, pep, or daring.’ The name Moxie itself originated as a relatively modern American slang term around 1925-30, inspired by ‘Moxie,’ a brand of soft drink.

45. Nakano Oceana

Wilmer Valderrama and his fiancée Amanda Pacheco decided to name their daughter Nakano Oceana after being inspired by a visit to Japan. They chose the name Nakano to honor Takeko Nakano, a female samurai warrior. Nakano, a surname, combines the Japanese kanji characters ‘naka’ meaning ‘middle’ and ‘no’ meaning ‘wilderness or field.’

46. North West

The name North West means ‘from the north’ in Old English. It was picked by Kim Kardashian and Kanye West for their first daughter.

47. Olympia Lightning Bolt

Olympia Lightning Bolt is the daughter of Usain Bolt, the famous retired Olympic champion, and Kasi Bennett. Olympia is the feminine version of the name Olympos, a name derived from the name of a place. It refers to the highest mountain in Greece, known as the home of the Greek gods, according to legend.

48. Onyx Ice Cole

Born to Nick Cannon and LaNisha Cole, their daughter goes by the name Onyx Ice Cole. Her first name, Onyx, is inspired by the gemstone known for its various colors like black or red, originating from the Greek word ‘onyx’ meaning ‘nail or claw.’

49. Onyx Solace

Alanis Morissette and Mario ‘Souleye’ Treadway named their daughter Onyx Solace. Onyx, symbolizing strength and beauty like the gemstone, is coupled with Solace, derived from the English word itself, meaning comfort or consolation.

50. Oonagh

The daughter of Amber Heard, Oonagh’s name comes from Úna, possibly originating from Old Irish úan, which translates to ‘lamb.’

Weird Celebrity Baby Names Oonagh

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51. Peaches Honeyblossom

Peaches Honeyblossom is the daughter of Pamela Yates and Bob Geldof. Her name, Peaches, is literally taken from the English word peaches, which is the plural form of peach, the fruit.

52. Petal Blossom Rainbow

Chef Jamie Oliver and Juliette Norton chose the name Petal for their third child. Petal is Greek for ‘leaf.’

53. Poet Lake

Daughter of Mark Webber and Teressa Palmer, Poet Lake’s first name originates from the English term for ‘someone who writes poems.’

54. Poet Sienna Rose Goldberg

Poet Sienna Rose Goldberg, daughter of Soleil Moon Frye and Jason Goldberg, shares her first name with another celebrity child. Sienna is derived from the English word representing ‘orange-red.’

55. Poppy Honey Rose

The eldest daughter of Jamie Oliver and Juliette Norton goes by the name Poppy Honey Rose. Originating from the Old English term ‘popæg,’ this name is derived from the term for the red flower.

56. Powerful Queen

Powerful Queen is the name given to the second child of Nick Cannon and Brittany Bell.

57. Prairie Moon

Prairie Moon is the name chosen by Mark Webber and Teressa Palmer for their daughter. The name Prairie originates from the English term for a flat grassland without trees, borrowed from the French word prairie, meaning ‘meadow.’

58. Puma

Puma is the name Erykah Badu gave to her daughter. Puma is an uncommon American name derived from Spanish, which in turn comes from the Quechua word ‘puma,’ referring to a large feline found in the Americas.

59. Raddix Chloe Wildflower

This name, picked by Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden for their first child, may have its roots in the Latin word ‘radix,’ meaning ‘root,’ which is also the origin of the English term ‘radical.’

60. Rainbow

Rainbow, the name chosen by Holly Madison for her daughter, derives from the English word representing the colorful arc of light that appears in a misty sky.

61. River Rose

Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock’s daughter, River Rose, bears a name inspired by flowing water, as ‘River’ originates from the English word signifying a moving body of water, ultimately tracing back to Latin ripa meaning ‘riverbank.’

62. Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence

Actress Uma Thurman and her ex-partner Arpad Busson named their daughter Rosalind Arusha Arkadina Altalune Florence, affectionately known as Luna. ‘Rosalind’ is derived from Old German roots, with ‘hros’ meaning ‘horse’ and ‘lind’ meaning ‘ flexible, tender, or soft.’

63. Row Renggli

Row Renggli, the daughter of Morgan Stewart and Jordan McGraw, carries a name derived from the Gaelic roots, meaning ‘rowan tree’ or ‘little redhead.’

64. Rumble Honey

Rumble Honey, the daughter of Lucky Blue Smith and Nara Pellman, bears a unique name chosen by her parents.

65. Satchel

Satchel, the daughter of Spike Lee and Tonya Lewis, bears a name derived from French, meaning ‘small bag.’

66. Shanda Lear

Shanda Lear, the daughter of Bill Lear, has a name derived from Old French, meaning ‘stone.’ Alternatively, it’s seen as a variation of the modern name Shonda.

67. Sloane Ava Simone Haggerty

Sloane Ava Simone Haggerty, the child of Ben Haggerty and Tricia Davis, carries a name derived from an Irish surname. Sloane, originating from Ó Sluaghadháin, traces back to the Irish term for ‘raid’ or ‘mobilization,’ followed by a diminutive suffix.

68. Sovereign

For their daughter, Usher Raymond and Jenn Goiocechea selected the name Sovereign, which originates from Old French and means ‘supreme ruler.’

69. Stormi

Stormi, the choice of Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott for their daughter, is an English name inspired by the word ‘stormy,’ which ultimately comes from the Old English term ‘stormig,’ meaning ‘wild, stormy, or turbulent.’

70. Story

Hannah and Derek Jeter have a daughter named Story. The name comes from the Middle English term ‘storie,’ derived from Anglo-Norman, and the Late Latin term ‘storia,’ which means ‘history.’

71. Summer Moon Honey

Summer Moon Honey is the daughter of Scheana Shay. Her name, Summer, originates from the Old English word for the season, ‘sumor.’

72. Sunday

Sunday is the daughter of YouTube personalities Savannah and Cole LaBrant. Additionally, it’s the chosen name for the daughters of Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman, as well as Mike Myers and Kelly. The name Sunday originates from the Old English term ‘sunnandæg,’ a combination of elements ‘sunne’ meaning ‘sun’ and ‘dæg’ meaning ‘day.’

73. True

True is the daughter of Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson. This name is thought to derive from the English term ‘true,’ signifying being loyal, genuine, or accurate, as per its Middle and Old English roots.

74. Tu Morrow

Rob Morrow and Debbon Ayer named their daughter Tu Morrow. The name Tu comes from the Chinese word ‘tú,’ which means to ‘chart or ‘map.’

75. Whimsy Lou Smith

Whimsy Lou Smith is the daughter of Lucky Blue Smith and Nara Aziza.

76. Wilder Faison

Wilder Faison, daughter of Donald Faison, carries the name Wilder, which is derived from an English surname, from the Old English term ‘wilde,’ meaning ‘wild, uncontrolled, or untamed.’

Weird Celebrity Baby Names For Boys

Here are some offbeat celebrity baby names for boys that you might find interesting and unusual. From unique twists on traditional names to completely out-of-the-box choices, these names are sure to stand out.

77. Aire Webster

This is the name of Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott’s son. ire’s name is derived from the Japanese character ‘ai’ meaning ‘affection or love’ combined with ‘re’ meaning ‘to love.’ Other kanji combinations are possible. Additionally, Aire may also be from the Finnish term ‘airut’ meaning ‘herald or messenger.’

78. Apollo Bowie Flynn

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale named one of their sons Apollo Bowie Flynn, taking inspiration from Greek mythology where Apollo is a god’s name that is associated with meanings such as ‘ strength, father light, father lion, and to destroy.’

79. ​Audio Science

The son of Shannyn Sossamon is named Audio Science. The name Audio Science, chosen by Sossamon, refers to the study of waves in matter.

80. Banjo

Banjo is the name given by Rachel Griffiths to her son. It is associated with the musical instrument, the banjo.

Weird Celebrity Baby Names Banjo

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81. Bear Blaze

The son of Kate Winslet and Edward Abel Smith goes by the name Bear Blaze. The name Bear, originating from the Old English term ‘bera,’ comes from the English term used to refer to the animal. It may also be connected to a term meaning ‘brown.’

82. Bear Blu

Alicia Silverstone and Christopher Jarecki named their son Bear Blu. They opted for ‘Blu,’ the Italian variation of the color blue, to accompany the name Bear.

83. Bear Gray Payne

Bear Gray Payne, the son of Liam Payne and his former partner Cheryl Cole is another celebrity child who carries the name Bear.

84. Bodhi Rain

Bodhi Rain, the child of Mark Webber and Teressa Palmer, carries a name inspired by Buddhist teachings. Bodhi, originating from Sanskrit, signifies enlightenment in Buddhism.

85. Boomer Phelps

Boomer Phelps, the eldest son of Michael Phelps and Nicole, bears a name with American origins. Boomer, a gender-neutral name, means ‘notable, loud, or large.’

86. Bridgemont

The son of Adam Rodriguez and his wife, Grace, goes by the name Bridgemont. This name is borrowed from the place called Bridgemont.

87. Bronx Mowgli

Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz decided to name their child after two significant things. They named him Bronx Mowgli. The first part, Bronx, comes from a city in New York, and Mowgli is from The Jungle Book, a character they found meaningful. In The Jungle Book stories, Mowgli is said to mean ‘frog.’

88. Buddy Bear

For one of their kids, Chef Jamie Oliver and Juliette Norton picked the name Buddy Bear, a unique yet friendly name.

89. Buddy Dessert

Brie Bella’s son, Buddy Dessert, carries a name inspired by family. His first name honors his late grandfather, and his middle name is derived from Brie’s grandmother’s maiden name, Dessert, which serves both as a given name and a surname.

90. Callum Michael Rebel Kazee

Callum is a variation of Calum, which is the Scottish Gaelic version of Columba, a Late Latin name that means ‘dove.’ Callum Michael Rebel Kazee is the first son of Jenna Dewan and Steve Kazee.

91. Cardinal Madden

Cardinal Madden is the son of Benji Madden and Cameron Diaz. The name Cardinal, originates from Old French and Middle English, meaning ‘cardinal,’ a high-ranking church official.

92. Chapel Lee Isner

Born to tennis player John Isner and wife Madison McKinley, Chapel Lee Isner is the fourth son in the family. His name, Chapel, signifies a place of worship and also reflects the meaning of ‘cape’ or ‘cloak,’ originating from French.

93. Cosmo Jost

Carried by the son of Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost, Cosmo is an Italian variant of Cosimo.

94. Crew Gaines

The son of Joanna and Chip Gaines, Crew Gaines, has a name that either comes from a surname linked to the English town of Crewe or could be associated with the English term referring to a group of people.

95. Dweezil

Dweezil, on the other hand, was the chosen name for the son of Frank Zappa and Adelaide Gail. Frank came up with ‘Dweezil’ as a nickname, inspired by a quirky pinky toe of Gail’s.

96. Egypt

Alicia Keys and Swizz Beats picked the name Egypt for their son, inspired by the country itself.

97. Elio Ocean

The son of Bonnie Wright and Andrew, Elio Ocean’s first name is an Italian form of Aelius or Helios, Roman and Greek names, that means ‘sun.’

98. Epik Ray

Born to Ray J and Princess Love, Epik Ray is known for his unique name. Epik, a variation of ‘Epic,’ sets him apart.

99. Ever Imre

Ever Imre, the son of Alanis Morissette and Mario ‘Souleye’ Treadway, carries a distinctive name. The name Ever originates from the Old English term ‘ æfre,’ and comes from the English word ‘ever.’

100. Flow

Flow, the son of Torah Bright, boasts a name that stands out. His parents chose a simple yet remarkable name for him.

101. Forest Sage

The son of Mark Webber and Teresa Palmer goes by the name Forest Sage. This nature-inspired name, Forest, is either a variant of Forrest or directly taken from the English word ‘forest.’

Weird Celebrity Baby Names Forest Sage

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102. Future Zahir Wilburn

Future Zahir Wilburn is the son of Ciara and Future. The name Future is derived from the English word, originating from Old French ‘futur,’ which means ‘future or to come.’ It finds its roots in Latin, from ‘futurus,’ meaning ‘going to be, yet to be, or the future.’

103. Golden Sagon

Golden Sagon is the son of Nick Cannon and Brittany Bell. His name, Golden, might come from the English word golden, referring to something made of gold, or it could be from the surname Golden, often given as a nickname to someone with blond hair.

104. Halo Sundancer Bright Thomson

The son of Aussie Olympic legend Torah Bright and her husband, fellow snowboarder Angus Thomson, carries this name. Originating from the Greek word ‘halos,’ this name comes from the English word ‘halo,’ which is used to refer to ‘a luminous ring or disc.’

105. Huckleberry

Huckleberry, the son of Bear Grylls and Shara Cannings Knight Grylls, takes his name from a variety of shrubs known for their berries, belonging to the genus Vaccinium. The name was popularized by author Mark Twain through the character Huckleberry Finn in his renowned novels.

106. Ice Davis

Ice Davis is the son of US rapper Gucci Mane and his wife Keyshia Ka’Oir. The name ‘Ice’ is derived from the English word that describes water frozen into a solid state.

107. Jermajesty

Jermaine Jackson’s son is known as Jermajesty, a unique name chosen by his father.

108. Journey

MJourney is the name of Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green’s son. The name Journey comes from the English word, ultimately from the Latin term ‘diurnus’ meaning ‘of the day.’

109. Kal-El

Nicolas Cage’s son, Kal-El, shares his name with the iconic superhero Superman. Cage, a Superman enthusiast, chose this name in homage to the superhero’s Kryptonian identity.

110. Lazer Lee Louis Pentz

Lazer Lee Louis Pentz, the son of DJ Diplo and Kathryn Lockhart, bears a name that is the Yiddish variant of Eliezer which comes from the Hebrew term ‘Eli’ezer’ meaning ‘my God is help.’

111. Legendary Love

This name, chosen by Nick Cannon and Bre Tiesi for their son, speaks for itself.

112. Lyric Sonny Roads Goldberg

The son of Soleil Moon Frye and Jason Goldberg goes by the name Lyric Sonny Roads Goldberg. This name, derived from the English word ‘lyric,’ simply means ‘songlike.’

113. Marmaduke

Marmaduke is the name given to the son of Bear Grylls and Shara. Its possible origins lie in the Old Irish name Máel Máedóc, which translates to ‘disciple of Saint Máedóc’ in Irish. The meaning of Máedóc remains unknown, but Saint Máedóc, also known as Áedán, was a 7th-century Irish bishop.

114. Moroccan

One of the twins of Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey, carries this name inspired by the country Morocco.

115. Ocean King

Ocean King, the son of Alexa PenaVega and Carlos PenaVega, was given a name that evokes images of vast waters and royalty.

116. Osian Lark Elliot

Osian Lark Elliot, the son of Milla Jovovich and Paul W.S. Anderson, has a name derived from Welsh, meaning ‘little deer.’

117. Otis Sudeikis

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis’s son carries this name. Meaning ‘fortune or wealth,’ the name Otis comes from an English origin surname that originated from Ode, a medieval given name.

118. Pilot Inspektor

Inspired by a song from the album by Grandaddy in 2000, Jason Lee and Beth Riesgraf decided to name their son Pilot Inspektor. The name Pilot Inspektor was chosen by Lee after the first track of Grandaddy’s album The Sophtware Slump, called ‘He’s Simple, He’s Dumb, He’s the Pilot.’

119. Psalm West

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s youngest child was named Psalm West. This name is English and signifies ‘song.’

120. Racer Maximiliano

The son of Robert Rodriguez and Elizabeth Avellán is named Racer Maximiliano. The name Racer originates from Late Old English, derived from the Old Norse term ‘rás’ meaning ‘current.’

121. Rebel Antonio

Robert Rodriguez and Elizabeth Avellán chose this name for their son. The name Rebel may be from the Old French term ‘rebelle,’ which comes from the Latin term ‘rebellis’ meaning ‘insurgent or waging war again.’

122. Rise Messiah Cannon

This name was chosen by Nick Cannon and Brittany Bell. The name ‘Rise’ is linked to the Latin word ‘Risa,’ which translates to ‘laughter.’

123. River Rocket

Jamie Oliver and Juliette Norton opted for this distinctive name for their son.

124. Rocket Valentino

The son of Robert Rodriguez and Elizabeth Avellán bears this name, suggesting a sense of adventure and style.

125. Rogue Joaquin

Rogue Joaquin, another son of Robert Rodriguez and Elizabeth Avellán, bears a name that may be from the Breton term ‘rog’ meaning ‘haughty’ or the Middle French term ‘rogue’ meaning ‘arrogant or haughty.’

126. RZA Athelston Mayers

RZA Athelston Mayers, pronounced as Rizza, is the name of Rihanna and A$AP Rocky’s son, paying homage to the rapper RZA, leader of the Wu-Tang Clan.

127. Sage Moonblood

Sage Moonblood is the name Sylvester Stallone and Sasha Czack chose for their child. ‘Sage’ can mean either an herb or a wise person, and ‘Moonblood’ has an unknown meaning.

128. Sailor Gardner

Sailor Gardner, the son of Liv Tyler and Dave Gardner, bears a name derived from the surname Sailor or directly from the English word for someone who works on a ship.

129. Saint West

Saint West, the child of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, carries a name that translates to ‘holy’ in both English and French.

130. Seargeoh

Seargeoh, pronounced as Sergio, was picked by Sylvester Stallone for his son. It’s a different way to spell Sergio, which originally traces back to Sergius, a Roman family name that might mean ‘servant’ in Latin.

131. Seven

Seven is the name chosen by Erykah Badu for her son. It comes from the English word for the number, rooted in the Old English term ‘seofon,’ which has connections to the Latin term ‘septem’ and the Greek term ‘hepta.’

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132. Sir

Sir is the name Beyonce and Jay-Z gave to one of their twins. It could stem from the title ‘Sir,’ usually used to address a male whose name is unknown, to show respect, or for someone of higher rank or knighted by royalty.

133. Sky Safir Cornish Colman

Sky Safir Cornish Colman is the son of Jessie J and Chanan Safir Colman. His name, Sky, comes from the English word sky, which comes from the Old Norse word ‘ský,’ meaning ‘cloud.’

134. Slim Easy

Lucky Blue Smith and Nara Pellman chose this name for their son.

135. Sno FilmOn Dot Com

This name was chosen for his son by rapper Chief Keef after his record label.

136. Sparrow James Midnight

Originating from the Old English term ‘spearwa,’ the name Sparrow is derived from the bird of the same name. This name was chosen by Joel Madden and Nicole Richie for their son.

137. Spider

The son of former Oregon football player Spencer Webb and his girlfriend Kelly Kay is named Spider, which was his father’s college nickname. The name was chosen to pay tribute to his father.

138. Spurgeon

Jessa Seewald and her husband selected the name Spurgeon for one of their children to honor the preacher Charles Spurgeon.

139. Story Goldberg

Story Goldberg is the youngest son of Soleil Moon Frye and Jason Goldberg. They chose the name Story, derived from the Late Latin word ‘storia,’ meaning ‘history,’ for their son.

140. Strummer Newcomb

Strummer Newcomb is the son of Julia Stiles and Preston Cook. Strummer is a surname that is also used as a first name.

141. Wave Set

Cardi B and her rapper partner Offset’s son carry this name. The name ‘Wave’ is derived from the Old English word ‘wafian,’ which stems from the Germanic base of ‘waver.’ The noun ‘wave’ was altered from Middle English ‘wawe,’ meaning ‘sea wave.’

142. Wilde Wolf Fife Alexander Somers

Wilde Wolf Fife Alexander Somers is the name given to the child of Maximillian Cooper and rapper Eve. Wilde is associated with meanings such as ‘ wild, untamed or uncontrolled.’

143. Winter Mercy

Alanis Morissette and Mario ‘Souleye’ Treadway’s son. The name Winter comes From the English word for the season, derived from Old English winter.

144. Wolf

The son of Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott bears a name that could simply be derived from the German or English word denoting the animal.

145. X Æ A-Xii

For X Æ A-Xii, Elon Musk, and Grimes made a unique choice, where ‘X’ stands for itself, ‘Æ’ is pronounced as ‘Ash,’ and the latter part ‘A-Xii’ represents the aircraft Archangel 12.

146. Zillion Heir

The son of Nick Cannon and Abby De La Rosa, inherits a name coined in the 1940s, combining ‘Z’ symbolizing an unknown quantity with ‘million.’

147. Zolten

Penn Jillette and Emily Zolten chose the name Zolten for their son, inspired by Emily’s maiden name. Zolten is possibly linked to the Turkish title ‘sultan,’ meaning ‘sultan or king.’

148. Zuma Nesta Rock

Zuma Nesta Rock, the son of Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale, is named after the Zuma beach in Malibu, California. Zuma means ‘abundance’ in Chumashan.

Unusual Celebrity Names For Boys And Girls

These rare and different names have been picked by celebrity parents for their kids, showing off their creativity. They’re not your everyday names, but they’re full of character and charm. Take a look for some cool ideas.

149. Apple

For their daughter, Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin went with the American name of a popular fruit, Apple.

150. Birdie Leigh

Busy Philipps and Marc Silverstein’s eldest daughter carries the name Birdie, an English name meaning ‘birdlike.’

151. Buzz Michelangelo Fletcher

Buzz Michelangelo Fletcher is the son of Tom and Giovanna Fletcher. His name ‘Buzz’ originates from the onomatopoeic word ‘buzz,’ meaning ‘a murmuring or humming sound.’

152. Charlie Wolf Pechenik

Charlie Wolf Pechenik, the son of Zooey Deschanel and Jacob Pechenik, bears a name that is a diminutive or feminine version of Charles, and stems from Germanic roots, meaning ‘man or army.’

153. Cosimo

Singer Beck and Marissa Rabisi chose the name Cosimo for their son, which originates from the Greek name ‘Kosmas,’ stemming from ‘kosmos’ meaning ‘order or decency.’

154. Cyan

The name Cyan originates from the English term for ‘greenish blue, cyan,’ which finds its roots in the Greek word ‘kyanos.’ Andre Lemmers, a film producer, and Adriana Lima, a model, named their son Cyan.

155. Denim Cole Braxton-Lewis

Denim Cole Braxton-Lewis is the son of Toni Braxton and Keri Lewis. Denim, his first name, is inspired by the sturdy fabric called denim, which has roots in the French phrase ‘serge de Nimes,’ indicating its origin in the town of Nîmes.

156. Diezel

Diezel is a name of German origin, signifying ‘race,’ and is the name that Toni Braxton and Keri Lewis opted for their son.

157. Grey Stuber

Grey Stuber, the son of Molly Sims and Scott Stuber, bears a name derived from an English surname meaning ‘gray.’ It’s a variant of Gray, originally used to describe someone with gray hair or clothing.

158. Haven Warren

The name Haven, which means a safe place, originates from the Old English term ‘hæfen.’ Haven Warren is the daughter of Jessica Alba and Cash Warren.

159. Honor Warren

Daughter of Jessica Alba and Cash Warren, Honor Warren’s name stems from the English term ‘honour,’ with Latin origins.

160. Ilaria Catalina Irena

A name carried by the daughter of Hilaria and Alec Baldwin. Her name is a variation of her mother’s, with the H removed. Ilaria is an Italian name derived from the Roman name Hilarius, which means ‘cheerful’ in Latin.

161. Luna Stephens

Luna Stephens is the daughter of Chrissy Teigen and John Legend. Her name, Luna, originates from Latin and signifies ‘the moon.’

162. Maple

Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka named their daughter after the lovely tree, Maple, a name that comes from the Old English term ‘mapul.’ Similarly, Kendall Schmidt and Mica Von Turkovich gave their daughter the same name.

163. Mars

Erykah Badu chose the name Mars for her daughter. It might come from the Latin word ‘mas’ which means ‘male’ in English. In Roman mythology, Mars was the god of war. It’s also the name of the fourth planet in our solar system.

164. Monroe

Monroe is an Irish name that means ‘mouth of the Roe River.’ Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey picked this name for one of their twins.

165. Montague George

Montague George, the son of Geri Halliwell, carries a name that has its roots in the Old French term ‘agu,’ meaning ‘sharp mountain.’

166. Ohm

Ohm, Hilary Swank’s son’s name means ‘creation.’

167. Rio

Rio Means ‘river’ in Spanish or Portuguese. The son of Peta Murgatroyd and Maks Chmerkovskiy carries this name.

168. Rumi

The daughter of Beyoncé and Jay-Z was named after their favorite poet, Rumi. Rumi has Japanese origins, with possibilities including ‘ru’ meaning ‘ fasten or detain,’ or ‘lapis lazuli,’ or ‘current, flow,’ combined with ‘mi’ meaning ‘beautiful.’

169. Suri

Suri, meaning ‘princess’ in Hebrew, was picked by Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes for their daughter.

170. Zion Mixolydian

Another child of Nick Cannon and Abby De La Rosa, whose name Zion has historical significance as the name of a Jerusalem citadel and symbolizes a Jewish homeland or heaven. ‘Mixolydian’ is derived from ancient Greek, meaning ‘half-Lydian,’ a blend of ‘to mix’ and ‘Lydia,’ an ancient Asian Minor country.

Choosing a special and unique name might be a difficult task for parents who want their kids to stand out in every possible way. In the world of celebrity baby names, some stars choose names that are different and not heard often. Whether they’re inspired by nature, stories, or just being creative, these weird celebrity baby names show that there are so many options for naming your child. So, if you want a name that’s different and really shows who you are, don’t be afraid to think outside the box. Your child’s name should be as special as they are.

Discover More Names

When you have to choose a name for your baby, a few hundreds of names may not be just enough. Keep digging our mine of baby names until you find that one precious gem.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which celebrity has given their kids the most unusual names?

Many celebrities have opted for unusual names for their children. Frank Zappa’s children have pretty eccentric names. His children are named Moon Unit Zappa, Dweezil Zappa, Ahmet Emuukha Rodan Zappa, and Diva Thin Muffin Pigeen Zappa.

2. Are unusual baby names becoming a trend outside of celebrity culture?

Demand for unusual baby names is no longer limited to celebrities as more and more parents have been looking for unconventional baby names. Names such as Paisley and Nevaeh have seen a rise in popularity in the US over the last few decades, indicating the keen interest in having a unique and unusual name for a child (1).

Key Pointers

  • Some celebrity baby names stand out from other regular names because of their unconventional spelling, unique sound, or unusual meaning.
  • Weird names can be inspired by diverse things, ranging from elements of nature and celestial objects to famous personalities, places, or virtually anything imaginable.
  • Having a weird or unusual name makes your child stand out wherever they go and helps people remember them, giving them a unique identity.

References

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  1. Popular names of the period 2010s.
    https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/decades/names2010s.html
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