Popularity:1668
Origin:British
Meaning:Of gentle, good breeding; Nobility; Aristocracy, high social position
It's a rare occasion when you happen upon a unique and unusual name that is also steeped in tradition. Gentry is one such choice, and this gender-neutral name is part of the surname baby-name trend. It has connotations of gentle breeding and nobility. The clue is in the name, as "gent" is where the concept of a gentleman came from in high-class society. Gentry is ideal for a parent who hopes to teach baby good manners and diplomacy as they make their way in the world.
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