French Names

French Baby Names

French names are the names used by the people of France and other French speaking communities and regions of the world. French baby names may be a compound name of two or three other family names, but nowadays this tradition is out of fashion. Most French names are of French origin names and traditionally most French boy names and French girl names are given from Saints names, Christian names from the Roman Catholic calendar. See also Biblical names for more information about baby names from Christianity.

French names often have thoughtful meanings which make them a great choice when it comes to naming your baby boy or baby girl. If you need help coming up with French baby names, then take a look at our selection of French boy names and French girl names to find the ideal baby name for your new born child. Click on a name to read the meaning, popularity, pronunciation and other useful information.