Many parents who welcome December or January babies may consider holiday-inspired names for their little bundles of joy.
It’s a special way to honor their birth during a season of celebration.
So if you or someone you know needs a little inspiration, here are a few of our favorite festive baby names:
Noelle or Noel – Noel is another word for Christmas
Holly – the symbolic holiday plant
Gabriel – the angel that announced the coming of baby Jesus.
Joy – Joy to the World, Joyeux Noel
Nicholas or Nicole – in honor of Old Saint Nick
Eve – for the Christmas or New Year’s Eve babe
Christopher or Chrissy – taking cues from the name of the season
Estella – means star in Spanish
Cindy Lou – for “Grinch” fans who know the true meaning of Christmas
And here are a few that might be going a little too far…
What’s your favorite holiday inspired baby name?