HALLOWEEN is upon us! Is your baby due around this time?
If you’re all about pumpkins, witches and skeletons and want your baby to have a HALLOWEEN-inspired name, then check out this SPOOKY list of names!
What’s your favourite one? Let us know…
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Blade is the name of the vampire hunter from the movie of the same name. Blade means ‘wealthy glory’.
You automatically think of Casper the Friendly Ghost with this name. However, Casper actually means ‘wealthy man’.
Does this name remind you of the handsome vampire Edward Cullen from Twilight? Well Cullen is actually an Irish name that means ‘handsome’, so there you go!
Damien is a name of a character from The Omen, in which the main character is the devil incarnate.
We think of blond-haired Draco Malfoy from Harry Potter when we hear this name. It means ‘dragon serpent’.
As in Uncle Fester from The Addam’s Family. Fester is a short name for Silvester.
As in Harry Potter, everyone’s favourite boy wizard. Harry was originally a nickname for Henry and Harold.
Jasper also means ‘treasure’ but we automatically think of the vampire character of Jasper in Twilight.
The most famous wizard. Merlin means ‘sea hill’.
It’s Halloween month, so why not name your baby this? After all, June and May are popular names too.
Orion means ‘son of fire’.
Do you think of the Three Eyed Raven from Game of Thrones when you hear this name? We do. A raven is a black bird associated with death.
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As in the possessed doll from the film of the same name. Annabelle means ‘graceful’.
There’s a lot of magic surrounding Halloween and Asteria is a magical name that means ‘like a star’.
Meaning dweller on the plain.
We automatically think of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Buffy is a diminutive of Elizabeth.
Clarice is an FBI agent in Silence of the Lambs. Clarice means ‘bright’.
Daphne is a character from cartoon series Scooby Doo and a member of the Mystery Inc. scouting out haunted places.
Elvira was the name of the main character in comedy horror flick Mistress of the Dark. Elvira means ‘beautiful, truth.’
The moon is often associated with werewolves. Luna mean ‘moon’.
Another Harry Potter character. Hermoine means ‘well born’ or ‘stone’.
Rune is a name that comes from ancient symbols used in magic and means ‘secret’.
Is there anyone cooler than Sabrina the Teenage Witch? Sabrina means ‘legendary princess’.
You think of the video game The Legend of Zelda when you hear this name, and it’s been a great inspiration for costumes for this time of year.