One of the coolest tasks of pregnancy is choosing the baby name! But it is not an easy task, is it?
In addition to selecting options that suit both parents, the family still has to balance the guesses of family members and study a little bit about the meaning of that name.
To help you, we have prepared a list of the names that will be trending in 2021 and their meaning!
Grão de Gente social media survey points to baby name trends for 2021
We asked moms who have DPP for 2021 which name they chose for the baby and came up with a list of the 20 most cited. Check out what they are and what they mean:
Top 10 baby names for boys
1 – Miguel
Miguel has been one of the stamped figurines on the list of trends in baby names for some years and continues as one of the favorites. With Hebrew origin, it means “Who is like God?”
2 – Hector
Another “classic” name on the list of the most chosen is Heitor. The name has a Greek origin and means “one who keeps”.
3 – Ravi
One of the most cited names in the survey was Ravi, a choice that has also been successful among the famous. Its meaning is literally illuminated: Sun!
4 – Theo
Another short name that is very successful among moms in Grão de Gente is Théo. The name has Greek origin and means “Supreme God” and “Omnipotent”.
5 – Benicio
For those who enjoy a longer name with a great sound, Benicio also emerges as a strong trend for 2021. His origin is Latin, with “the benevolent” as a meaning.
6 – Gael
Another trend that continues on the rise is Gael! Of Irish origin, the modern name means “beautiful and generous” or “the protected”.
7 – David
The list of mommy’s favorite names also has a place for classics like David. With Greek origin, it means “beloved”, “dear”, “favorite”.
8 – Bernardo
For moms looking for an intense meaning, Bernardo is an attractive choice. Its origin is Germanic and has the meaning “strong as a bear”.
9 – Arthur
Another classic that moms continue to love! Arthur has Celtic origins and has three versions of his meaning: “strong”, “brave”, “bear man”.
10 – Joaquim
To finish our Top 10, another name of Hebrew origin: Joaquim. It has a beautiful meaning: “what God has elevated”.
Top 10 baby names for girls
1 – Helena
The absolute favorite among girl moms is Helena, a classic name that has returned with everything in recent years. Of Greek origin, it means “enlightened”.
2 – Cecilia
Our second place is Cecília, a name of Latin origin that promises to win the girl’s moms in 2021. It means “wise”.
3 – Aurora
Another name of Latin origin that continues as a strong trend towards 2021 is Aurora, which means “the sunrise”, “the dawn of the day”.
4 – Liz
Liz is a beautiful option for families looking for a short, feminine and sonorous name. It is a diminutive of Elizabeth and means “My God is abundance”.
5 – Elisa
Elisa was one of the most cited by mothers who will have a baby girl in 2021. The name has a Hebrew origin and means “divine promise”, “cheerful”.
6 – Alice
An absolute trend in recent years, Alice continues as one of the favorite baby names for girls. Of Greek origin, it means “of noble lineage”.
7 – Laura
Laura is one of the classics that follow on the list of the most cited by moms. It comes from Latin and means “victorious”, “triumphant”.
8 – Manuela
For those in love with longer names, Manuela is a beautiful choice for christening girls. Its origin is Hebrew with the meaning “God is with us”.
9 – Maitê
For those looking to innovate when choosing a name, Maitê appears as one of the novelties on our list. The origin is Basque and the meaning is “loved”, “lovable”.
10 – Antonella
Antonella closes our list with the beauty and sound of a name of Italian origin. The meaning also enchants: “valuable”, “priceless”.
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