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60 Cool Baby Names Given To Only A Handful Of Boys Last Year

Last week we looked at some rarely used, quasi-unique girls’ names, unearthing such surprising rarities such as Amabel, Rosamund and Rosamond. Now we do the same for boys, presenting 60 that were given to only nine or fewer boys across the country.

This time around, the choices might not have as much unexpected impact, but they are all substantial and usable choices that would definitely make your son stand out.

Given to only nine boys last year

Adlai

Alban

Dugan

Esmond

Italo

Lancelot

Padraic

Rollo

Snow

Sparrow

Given to only eight boys last year

Autry

Clovis

Django

Eustace

Fitzwilliam

Godfrey

Hughes

Indio

Ludwig

Malone

Primo

Ry

Given to only seven boys last year

Barney

Darcy

Gustave

Jove

Junius

Malo

Piers

Poe

Roderic

Tolliver

Yancy

Ziv

Given to only six boys last year

Amyas

Anatole

Barnaby

Benno

Colum

Cosimo

Essex

Frasier

Ivor

Lorne

Nemo

Phelan

Given to only five boys last year

Amadeo

Baird

Bevan

Chaplin

Darragh

Drago

Frost

Hopper

Ives

Mercury

Taye

Yale