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Brits are famous for their impeccable manners, stiff upper lip and royal flair. They’ve also got cool, classic and demure on lock. That’s why we want to steal all their baby names. Here, 15 of the most glamourous ones for your newborn boy or girl.

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NIGEL

For a boy

Meaning: “Champion.” And it’s both sweet and sophisticated.

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MATILDA

For a girl

Meaning: “Battle-mighty.” (BTW, you can call her Tilda for short.)

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IMOGEN

For a girl

Meaning: “Maiden.”

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LEWIS

For a boy

Meaning: “Renowned warrior.” Lover of bathtime.

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ISLA

For a girl

Meaning: “Island.” (FYI, it’s pronounced eye-la) 

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CLIVE

For a boy

Meaning: “Lives near a high cliff.” (Or high chair.)

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SADIE

For a girl

Meaning: “Princess.” (Unofficially of course, per the Queen.)

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LIAM

For a boy

Meaning: Originally a short form of William, it means “resolute protection.” (Can we please start calling them “Liam and Kate”?)

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TABITHA

For a girl

Meaning: “Gazelle.”

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IDRIS

For a boy

Meaning: “Lord.” (Of naptime, we’re guessing.) 

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HUGH

For a boy

Meaning: “Mind, spirit and intellect.” (C’mon, this guy is definitely working on his intellect.)

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POPPY

For a girl

Meaning: Named for the beautiful flower, a symbol of remembrance in the UK.

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OLIVER

For a boy

Meaning: “Olive tree.” Also, dignified.

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PIPPA

For a girl

Meaning: “Lover of horses.” (Also, horse-drawn carriages.)

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GEORGE

For a boy

Meaning: It was the name of the king of Britain for 116 years. (No pressure, royal baby.)

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