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Occupational Baby Names

60 Baby Names Inspired by Occupations That Are Seriously Adorable

Many occupation names — not necessarily ones that are still in use today — are fairly common as last names (think Baker or Parker). However, we think that most of them are strong enough to slip into first name territory.

Read through for 60 baby names inspired by occupations — from the truly unique to the more common.

A

Archer, Abbott, Ayers

B

Bailey, Baker, Baxter, Bekker, Bishop, Booker

C

Carey, Carter, Chandler, Colby, Coleman, Cooper

D

Day, Deacon, Deanna, Dexter, Duke

F

Fallon, Ferris, Fisher, Foster

G

Gage

H

Harper, Hunter

K

Knight

L

Lander

M

Marshall, Mason, Mercer

P

Paige, Palmer, Parker, Piper, Poet, Porter

R

Ryder

S

Sailor, Sawyer, Scout, Shepherd, Skylar, Slater, Smith, Spencer, Sumner

T

Tabor, Taylor, Tanner, Thatcher, Travis, Tucker, Turner

W

Walker, Ward, Webster, Wilder, Wright

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