Are you a Disney Fan? Are you the ultimate Disney fan? Do you have Mickeys hidden around your house? Have you seen every movie? Did you honeymoon at Walt Disney World? Are your children named after your favorite Disney characters? Have you compiled the ultimate list of Disney baby names for boys and girls? Then you might be an ultimate Disney fan.
Well, if you answered yes to any or all of those questions, you might love Disney. Disney has a way of filling hearts with wonder and making grown-ups susceptible to believing in magic so why wouldn’t we want to share that with our children?
Naming a baby is a big deal. It’s forever. There are so many unique Disney character names to inspire us and each one we relate to is through some connection with the character in the movie. The pressure to name your child something that will suit them for life is immense. You are not alone but we've got you Disney covered.
Tiana dreams of opening her own restaurant. She works hard to try and make that dream come true. Some of her best traits are that she is sassy, ambitious, loving, kind, passionate and humble balancing out the fact that she is opinionated, stern and persistent. Tiana is an intelligent, resourceful, good-hearted and highly talented young woman with a strong sense of honor and integrity. Tiana firmly believes nothing deserves to be obtained in the world unless it's done through hard work. We associate Tiana with a tough cookie though her name actually means princess. Ironically, Tiana may be a dignified princess on the outside but she’s definitely not afraid of hard work. She’s determined and fierce and there is nothing that she can’t do. If you’re looking for a strong girl name, Tiana could be just what you’re looking for.
Grandmother Willow was a tree of life figure in the story of Pocahontas. Grandmother Willow is a wise weeping willow tree. She is depicted as being an ancient and wise figure. She can be funny at times. She serves mostly as a spiritual adviser and it is implied that she served a similar role to Pocahontas's dead mother some years before. She is sweet, kind, loving, motherly and inspiring. This is a beautiful name for a deep child with an old soul.
Vanellope is the deuteragonist of Disney’s 2012 animated feature film Wreck-It-Ralph and the sequel. She is the razor-tongued princess of Sugar Rush that was turned into a glitch by King Candy.
In line with her programmed age, Vanellope is extremely energetic, talkative, and sassy. When excited, she zips and bounces around while repeatedly exclaiming the reasoning behind her excitement. She is very childlike and her sense of humor reflects that, as she has a penchant for purposely annoying those around her as a means to amuse herself. Vanellope is free-spirited, fun-loving, spunky, feisty and tomboyish. She is also defiant, persistent, quirky and daring. This is the perfect name for a little girl with a big heart and a lot of sass.
An adventurous teenager who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. Along the way, she discovers her own identity. Moana, as Gramma Tala describes, "stands out from the crowd". She is sea-loving, headstrong, strong-willed, fearless, and physically strong. She has moments of self-doubt but great pride in who she is and where she comes from. She is generally too stubborn to back away from a challenge. Moana approaches new experiences and tasks cautiously and will stand her ground to fight for what she believes in. She is an imposing force despite her size. She is intelligent and fierce.
Evangeline is seen from the start and is referred to only as the "Evening Star." It is possible that Evangeline was originally Ray's firefly wife. However, prior to the timeline of events of the 2009 film, she most likely died and became a star in the process. Despite this, Ray continued to love her unconditionally and finally reunited with her when he passed away and became a star himself. Evangeline means bringer of good news and isn’t a new baby, always good news?
Adella is one of the daughters of King Triton and Ariel’s older sister. The name Adella is a Spanish baby name. In Spanish, the meaning of the name Adella is: Of the nobility. Noble. It is one of the least used Disney inspired baby names making it in effect, one of the most unique and in my opinion, one of the most beautiful.
Sarafina is a minor character from The Lion King. She is the mother of Nala and the maternal grandmother of Kion and Kiara. The meaning of Sarafina is burning fire or fiery one. Her personality is kind and loving. What a precious name for the newest addition to your family?
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Colette Tatou is one of the two tritagonists in Ratatouille. Colette is an assertive and opinionated French woman who likes to act tough. She is tough and strict on the outside but soft and gentle on the inside. Colette is assertive, opinionated, feisty and intelligent but also, hardworking and innovative. The name Colette is a French baby name. In French, the meaning of the name Colette is people of victory.
Princess Merida is the protagonist of Disney/Pixar's 2012 animated feature film, Brave. She is a Scottish princess by birth and an adventurer by a spirit. She loves her family, but she wants to control her own destiny. Merida is a very bold, brave, daring, courageous, stubborn, rebellious, and headstrong girl who does not fit the stereotypical princess role. Rather than being a damsel in distress who is a slave to the traditions and social restrictions society places on her, Merida rebels and defies the typical princess role. What she really wants to be is free to be a normal girl. She is very athletic and enjoys riding her horse, Angus. She is the best at archery in the kingdom. Think outside of the box and name your little girl this spitfire Spanish name. Merida means one who has achieved a high place of honor.
Socorro Rivera, better known as Mamá Coco, in the Disney/Pixar film Coco. She is a warm-hearted, supportive, and kind woman who is Miguel’s great-grandmother. She suffers from memory loss due to old age but doesn't let that interfere with her happiness. Mamá Coco is Miguel's cherished great-grandmother. She is advanced in years and delicate, but that doesn't stop Miguel from sharing his adventures with her daily. Coco is kind, gentle, warm-hearted, sweet, and supportive. The name is absolutely adorable as a new baby name or nickname.
The ultra-confident Flynn Rider is his own biggest fan. He has always relied on his wit, charm and good looks to get out sticky situations which his life is full of. Flynn is a thief looking for the one last, big score that will allow him to finally live the life he's always dreamed of. He's never been closer to having it all when he meets Rapunzel, an odd girl with ridiculously long hair. Rapunzel seems to be the only girl in the world immune to Flynn's moves, and for the first time ever he seems to have met his match. An unlikely alliance with this girl from the tower sends Flynn on the adventure of a lifetime and helps him realize that sometimes you don't know what you want... until it hits you over the head... literally. Flynn is a very popular Irish boy name which means son of the red-haired one.
Kristoff is a true outdoorsman. He lives high up in the mountains where he harvests ice and sells. Rough around the edges, Kristoff's the strong, no-nonsense type, who follows his own set of rules. He may seem like a loner, but he always has his best friend by his side. Kristoff is presented as a miserly loner, with a lack of respect for those around him. In spite of his loner nature and dislike for society, Kristoff has a loving heart and is rather harmless, innocent, and protective of those he cares about. Through his relationship with Anna, Kristoff is shown to be loving, respectful, and completely selfless and sacrificial. Eventually, Kristoff allows himself to open up to the world around him and reveals himself to be bashful and quirky, much like Anna. Kristoff is a Scandinavian baby boy name meaning bearer of Christ and is also the trendiest version of Christopher.
Rex may look fearsome but he’s one of the most lovable toys of the bunch. Despite his constant worry for those he loves and insecurity about his small roar, Rex always comes through for his friends. He is dependable, loyal and loving. Despite being portrayed as a ferocious Tyrannosaurus Rex, Rex is gentle, kind, caring, and hates confrontation. He’s smart but absent-minded. The name Rex sounds regal and the x gives it a trendy feel. The meaning of the name Rex is king.
The last to hatch among his siblings and the smallest, 11-year old Arlo has yet to make his mark on his family's farm. He is eager to help but just can't seem to get past his fear of everything. When Arlo falls into a river and finds himself hundreds of miles away from home and everyone and everything he knows, he's forced to face his fears. He braves the unknown on his long journey home. Along the way, he develops an unlikely and unforgettable friendship with a human boy named Spot, who helps him realize he is more capable than he ever thought. Arlo proves himself to be brave, bold, sweet, and kind. Arlo is the perfect underdog name for a sweet baby who just needs a little encouragement.
Héctor is a charming trickster in the Land of the Dead who is trying to find a way back to the Land of the Living to reconcile with his family. Héctor has acquired a number of bad traits during his time in death but these bad qualities do not stem from ambition, but rather absolute desperation to atone for leaving his family behind to pursue his career when he was living. Héctor is a charming, creative and deeply family-oriented man. His most defining qualities are his deep love for family, especially Coco his daughter, and the profound regret he feels for missing out on his life with his family. In life, Héctor loved nothing more than Imelda and Coco. For him, music was to demonstrate this love to them. Héctor is a Spanish name meaning to restrain.
Sully is portrayed as good-natured, hardworking, and confident. Despite his enormous size, he is humble. He’s a hard worker who worked his way up through the ranks of the company from the mailman to janitor to cafeteria work to can wrangler and finally to scarer. One of the defining traits of his character is his friendship with his Scaring-Assistant, Mike Wazowski. They're best friends, roommates, incredibly devoted to each other, and help each other out. Sully’s actions prove him to be a well-meaning person who strives to do the right thing. Sully is devoted to those he cares about and will risk it all to save Boo. Sully is benevolent and protective,of those he cares about. Sully is an Angelic Irish name meaning one-eyed or hawk-eyed.
Dash is a highly competitive boy, and a bit of a showoff. He struggles to find a way to vent his energy, as his gift of speed could expose his super identity and it would be unfair for other kids. As a result, he pranks people without getting caught to test his limits, causing him to become somewhat of a problem child. His most defining personality traits are that he is
Mischievous, caring, impulsive and childish. He is also competitive, athletic, brave, playful and good-hearted.
Angus is a Shire horse who is Merida's faithful companion. He’s a horse but he is loyal and sweet and Merida’s closest confidant. Angus makes sure that when Merida goes rogue she is not alone. He has quite the personality too, especially for a horse, he is balky, stubborn and one of her most dedicated and supportive fans. Angus is an Irish and Scottish name meaning one and choice. Angus is the perfect name for a strong, loyal and dedicated little boy.
What do you think about these unique baby names? What inspired you to choose the name you did for your children?