Brooklyn & India: first names from places

From the time when India Hicks was named in honour of the country loved by her grandmother, Lady Mountbatten, to the recent naming of Beckhams’ son Brooklyn after the city where he was conceived, place names are a popular choice as first names.

Whether you are an expatriate who wants to commemorate your homeland, a traveller who has fond memories of a particular place or it’s just that you like the sound of a place name, here’s a list of popular places used as first names, to inspire your baby naming:

NameGender
AberdeenGirl or Boy
AlbanyGirl or Boy
AltonBoy
AfricaGirl
AmericaGirl
AndorraGirl
ArabiaGirl
AragonBoy
AshtonBoy
AsiaGirl
AspenGirl
AtlantaGirl
BaliGirl
BeaumontBoy
BerlinGirl or Boy
BexleyBoy
BlairGirl or Boy
BoliviaGirl
BostonBoy
BonnBoy
BostonBoy
BradfordBoy
BradleyBoy
BrasiliaBoy
BrentBoy
BristolBoy
BrittanyGirl
BrookeGirl
BrooklynBoy
CairoGirl
CaledoniaGirl
CamdenGirl
CarsonBoy
CaspianGirl
CatalinaGirl
CaymanBoy
CharlestonBoy
ChelseaGirl
ChinaGirl
ColombiaGirl
ConnemaraGirl
CorsicaGirl
CumbriaGirl
CubaBoy
CyprusGirl
DallasGirl
DelphiGirl
DenverBoy
DevonBoy
DublinBoy
DouglasBoy
ElbaGirl
FlorenceGirl or Boy
FranciscoBoy
GalwayBoy
GeorgiaGirl
GordonBoy
HavanaBoy
HollandBoy
HoustonBoy
HudsonBoy
IndiaGirl
IndianaBoy
IrelandGirl
JamaicaBoy
JordanGirl or Boy
KansasGirl or Boy
KentBoy
KenyaGirl
KingstonBoy
KyotoBoy
LansingBoy
LincolnBoy
LoganBoy
LouisianaGirl
LourdesGirl
MemphisGirl or Boy
MiamiGirl
MilanGirl or Boy
MontanaGirl
NileBoy
OdessaGirl
OrlandoBoy
PalermoGirl or Boy
PanamaGirl
ParisGirl
PersiaGirl
PeruGirl or Boy
RioGirl or Boy
RomaGirl
SaharaGirl
SamaraGirl
SevillaGirl
SienaGirl
SavannahGirl
ShelbyGirl
SkyeGirl
TahitiGirl
TangierBoy
TexasGirl or Boy
Trenton Boy
UmbriaGirl
ValenciaGirl
VeniceGirl
ViennaGirl
YorkBoy
ZionBoy

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