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200+ Unique Nicknames & Pet Names For Your Baby

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Babies invoke the maximum of ‘awws’ and ‘Oh, how cute!’ than anybody else. Don’t you think so? What with their cuteness, they steal hearts. When a baby enters your lives, it changes the way you function – from diaper changes to gooey drools, it’s a complete package.

Though babies get official names, nicknames are what make them more adorable, and nicknames are what stay. Most times, the names have a story behind them.

200+ Unique And Cute Baby Nicknames:

Already raking your brain for cute nicknames? Don’t fret, we have got you covered. Here is a list of 200+ unique baby nicknames of 2014. Pick what strikes a chord with you.

Let the mushiness begin!

a. Common Indian Nicknames:

The common nicknames in Indian households are mostly based on how healthy the baby is, or it’s a mashup of the parents’ names’ syllables. Here is a list.

1. Golu

2. Shona

3. Piya

4. Monu

5. Titu

6. Gudda – (boy doll)

7. Gudiya – (girl doll)

8. Chotu

9. Chutki

10. Pinky

11. Duggu

12. Kaddu

13. Rani

14. Nonu

15. Sonu

16. Bittoo

17. Rani

18. Raja

19. Chuttu

20. Diya

21. Nanha

22. Munna

23. Kimi

24. Mini

25. Mimi

26. Pulu

27. Pinky

[ Read: Baby Names ]

b. Combination of Parents’ Names:

Most times, the name of the kid can be shortened to make a nickname, like:

1. Namitha – Mithu

2. Vinutha – Vinu

3. Priyansh – Pri

4. Satheesh – Sattu

5. Shashank – Shash

6. Aditya – Adi

7. Shreeshma – Shree

8. Ankur – Ank

9. Hardik – Hari

10. Akriti – Akki

11. Rakesh – Raki

12. Mahima – Mahi

13. Ishana – Ishu

14. Vikram – Vikki

15. Aashritha – Aashu

16. Parijata – Pari

17. Taylor – Tay

18. Elizibeth – Liz

19. Camillie – Cam

20. Shruti – Shru

21. Emily – Em

22. Jonathan – Jon

23. Katherine – Katy

24. Brianna – Bri

25. Devashish – Dev

26. Jeremy – Jer

27. Michael – Mike

28. Melanie – Mel

This way, just shortening the names can make nicknames.

[ Read: Nicknames For Boys ]

c. Food Or Character Based Nicknames:

If you are in search for nicknames for baby otherwise, you can refer to these here. Most of them are found in popular novels. Also, naming your kid after a food is very cute. Most are based on the first test of pregnancy, or the food you were probably eating when you received the test results. It’s a lovely reminder of how the little one got its identity.

1. Peanut

2. Chickpea

3. Kale

4. Baby Bean

5. Coffee

6. Gummybear

7. Caramel

8. Donut

9. Clove

10. Peppermint

11. Marshmellow

12. Cupcake

13. Cinnamon

14. Maple

15. Sugar

16. Pepper

17. Oreo

18. Pumpkin

19. Peaches

20. Honeybunch

21. Cocoa

22. Hash

23. Oats

24. Salsa

25. Thyme

26. Butternuts

27. Cookie

28. Taco

29. Potato

30. Coco (coconut shortened further)

31. Ginger

32. Olive (if your kid is named Olivia, this name is for her)

33. Rosemary

34. Hazel

35. Berrie

36. Puddin’

37. Lillipop (like lollypop)

38. Puff (with a combination like Sugar Puff or Coco Puff and the like)

39. Muffin

40. Almonds

41. Apple

42. Cherry

d. Fun Filled Nicknames:

Now, there is another set of very unusual names. So, if you are a little witty and want to have fun with your kid, you can give it names of this sort.

1. Whiskey

2. Tequila

3. Vodka

4. Beer (Small Beer)

5. Perry

6. Plum (Wine)

7. Pint

8. Gin

9. Rum

10. Cristal

11. Margarita

12. Sherry

13. Chardonnay

14. Brandy

15. Tiki

16. Scotch

17. Martini

18. Mojito

[ Read: Short Names For Girls ]

e. Nicknames On Colors:

If you would rather nick name your baby or pet with colors, you can do that too, as the options of names is pretty cool too.

1. Auburn

2. Aqua

3. Umber

4. Mahogany

5. Beige

6. Tawny

7. Violet

8. Lily

9. Mauve

11. Topaz

12. Cerise

13. Scarlett

14. Burgandy

15. Citron

16. Crimson

17. Orange

18. Poppy

19. Ivory

20. Jade

[ Read: Twin Baby Girl Names ]

f. Weather Based Nicknames:

Weathers also make a good choice for your precious one’s nickname

1. Sunny

2. Autumn

3. Cloud

4. Aurora

5. Snow

g. Names Based On Book And Movie Characters:

For book and movie buffs, there is in fact no limitation on baby names. You can select one from your favorite book or movie.

1. Alice

2. Charlotte

3. Cullen

4. Harry (Potter)

5. Daisy

6. Daisy

7. Emma

8. Krish

9. Dylan

10. Esme

11. Renee

12. Mark

13. Julianna

14. June

15. Jane

16. Zane

17. Poe

18. Maya

19. Vida

20. Will

[ Read: Unique Baby Boy Names ]

h. Super Hero Or Idol Based Nicknames:

Another trend that is always loved is naming the kid over a legend, or a hero or heroine of a dynasty. These names are usually selected by parents, for they wish their kids to be as amazing as the person they are being named after. The same aspect can be used in nicknames too.

1. King Kong

2. Atom

3. Banshee

4. Pandora

5. Max

6. Android

7. Bass

8. Astro

9. Bearie

10. Bear

11. Akira

12. Alladin

13. Alpha

14. Blondie

15. Sparky

16. Oreo

17. Whiskey

18. Shelly

19. Leo

20. Tornado

21. Spike

22. Sass

23. Boxer

24. Penny

25. Satin

26. Butters

27. Larry

28. Silver

29. Bubbles

30. Stardust

31. Fifi

32. Kypto

33. Duke

34. Blitz

35. Chasey

36. Hope

37. Taro

38. Pebbles

39. Mighty

40. Pepe

41. Trozan

42. Bunny

43. Sinatra

44. Copper

45. Sniffles

46. Marley

47. Felix

48. Halle

49. Simba

50. Tiger

51. Snuggles

52. Goofy

53. Bruno

54. Jonty

55. Buttons

56. Good-doggie

57. Handsome

58. Choo-choo

59. Barney

60. Cedric

61. Fetchie

62. Hector

63. Heartbreaker

64. Pluto

65. Jerry

66. Zeus

67. Ajax

68. Spartan

69. Apollo

70. Titan

71. Fink

72. Firebug

73. Frisky

74. Lulu

75. Yoki

76. Noya

77. Kimi

These are some of the many hundreds of nick names for babies we could think of. You can also make fantastic combinations with these names, and name your little one.

Keep in mind to make them appropriate and not too goofy because kids get picked on in school for their names too. Let us know which of these are your favorite baby nick names and shoot a comment.

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