+300 Top Southern and Country Baby Names for Boys and Girls

Southerners love their sweet tea, hush puppies, and fried okra, but even more importantly, they grow up with a love for their history and their strong family bonds. Southern names often bring to mind cotillions, derbies, battlefields, and the English ancestry that so many of us have.

These Southern baby names for boys and girls will reflect your pride of living south of the Mason-Dixon line. The girl names reflect the femininity and heritage of the South, and the boy names are rugged and distinguished. And if you want a name that is a little more earthy, remember, Southerners also like baby names related to nature. Next to helping ensure you have a healthy baby, there is almost nothing more important than a name that a child can proudly carry throughout their life. This list of uniquely Southern baby names give you hundreds of great choices for naming your baby with a nod to your great culture and history.

Classic Southern Baby Names :

  • Jolene
  • Annamae
  • Travis
  • Beau
  • Hank
  • Waylon
  • Betty
  • Maribelle
  • Hunter
  • Loretta
  • Barbara
  • Preston

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