50 Alabama Inspired Baby Names

Baby name ideas inspired by Alabama

Are you looking for baby name ideas inspired by the state of Alabama? If you have ties to Alabama, an Alabama baby name could be a sweet nod to hometown roots.

The Yellowhammer state offers lots of possible baby name ideas, from ‘Montgomery’ in honor of Alabama’s capital, to the state flower ‘Camellia.’ A subtle nod to the south with names like Magnolia or Dixie are also cute Alabama-themed baby names.

Below you will find 50 baby names drawing inspiration from Alabama’s:

  • Cities & Counties
  • Famous People
  • Nature & Plants
  • Landmarks
  • Alabama in Fiction

Roll Tide with these Alabama inspired baby names.

Baby Names Inspired by Alabama Landmarks

  • Dixie (for the “Heart of Dixie”)
  • Crimson (for University of Alabama’s Crimson Tide)
  • Auburn (for Auburn University)
  • Bryant (for Bryant-Denny Stadium)
  • Jordan (for Jordan-Hare Stadium)
  • Montgomery (for Alabama’s capital)

Baby Name Ideas from Famous Alabamians

  • Booker (Booker T. Washington)
  • Channing (Channing Tatum)
  • Evander (Evander Holyfield)
  • Hank (Hank Williams)
  • Helen (Hellen Keller)
  • Rosa (Rosa Parks)
  • Tallulah (Tallulah Bankhead)
  • Zelda (Zelda Fitzgerald)

Alabama Nature Names

  • Camellia (Alabama’s state flower)
  • Delta (the Mobile-Tensaw Delta is the largest delta in Alabama)
  • Jericho (Walls of Jericho)
  • Lily (Cahaba lilies) 
  • Magnolia (common flowering tree in Alabama and the south)
  • Azalea (wildflower in Alabama)

Baby Names from Alabama Counties

  • Calhoun
  • Chilton
  • Clark
  • Clay
  • Dallas
  • Franklin
  • Geneva
  • Hale
  • Henry
  • Lawrence
  • Lee
  • Macon
  • Morgan
  • Perry
  • Russell
  • Shelby
  • Walker
  • Winston

Names Inspired by Cities

  • Addison
  • Boaz
  • Daphne
  • Eva
  • Florence
  • Franklin
  • Georgiana
  • Jasper
  • Leighton
  • Rosa
  • Silas
  • Vance
  • Waverly

For more Alabama City name ideas check out: 50 Baby Name Ideas from Alabama Cities

Baby Names from Alabama Fiction

  • Atticus (from To Kill a Mockingbird)
  • Forrest (from Forrest Gump)
  • Harper (for Harper Lee)
  • Imogen (from Fried Green Tomatoes)
  • Mona (from My Cousin Vinny)
  • Scout (from To Kill a Mockingbird)
  • Vincent (from My Cousin Vinny)

Looking for more baby name ideas? Check out our Baby Name Popularity tool with baby name data over the last century!

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