Choosing a name for your baby is all about inspiration, and your faith can be an incredible source of genius. If you feel closely connected to your Catholic faith, you might want to choose a name that reflects that kinship....
Girls’ names like Mary and Theresa, or boys’ names like Dominic and Paul all harken back to Catholic roots. Unisex names like Micah and Angel are also popular choices for Catholic baby names. Explore our list of Catholic names below to find one that speaks to you.
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What are some popular Catholic baby names for boys?
Many of the most popular Catholic names are clearly biblical, reminding you of prominent figures in your faith. Elijah, Noah and James are popular names that all come from well-known Bible stories. Michael, one of the powerful archangels, is a strong name for a beautiful baby boy. Search the list of popular Catholic baby names below for ideas and inspiration.
What are some popular Catholic baby names for girls?
Are you looking for Catholic names that remind you of your favorite saints or of a time or place you associate with your faith? Some of the popular Catholic names on our list below are timeless classics that rose to popularity after Catholic monarchs, while still others are pulled directly from the Bible. Abigail, Sofia and Victoria are all top choices, while Julian is a unisex name that has also grown in popularity. What matters most is that you choose Catholic baby names that feel true to your heart and faith.
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