Rare baby names - nearly of them! What’s a “rare baby name”? Here’s how I define it: a rare baby name is one that’s given to roughly 50 babies a year. Specifically, the names below were in the range in the most recent year on record.
All names above were British baby names during the Victorian era. The Gothic revival was one of the foremost trends of the Victorian era. Love of medieval, classical and biblical myths and legends permeated all aspects of life.