24 Brooklyn-Inspired Baby Names for Your Future L-Train Riders
NYC kids are impossibly cool, and the next generation of Brooklynites are an especially hip subset. (They were fed Roberta’s and Ample Hills in the womb, for goodness sake.) To guarantee your kid will be the most popular in her baby DJ class, here are 24 names with plenty of Brooklyn pride.
He’ll be riding a fixie without training wheels in no time.
You’re going to have to set a hard limit as to when he can start drinking coffee.
A nod to the street and the singer.
A future Bushwick artist.
A sweet name for a girl with an indie side to her. And paired perfectly with the neighboring street…
It means “beautiful valley” in French (and “adorable side street” in Brooklynese).
A strong name for an industrious little boy.
You might have a hard time getting this party animal to sleep at night.
A boy with refined taste—Cheerios and peas will not do.
She’ll be the queen of the playground.
An old-school name for a Clinton Hill gal.
You’ll have to wait till he grows up to see if he’s a hip-hop mogul or NBA all-star.
She’ll have the trendiest back-to-school outfits.
Perhaps he has a future as a judge?
You won’t catch her without her scooter.
She’s queen of the jungle gym.
Named after Brooklyn’s most delicious brunch spot, she’ll understand the virtue of patience.
He’ll love his Ikea bedroom.
A noble name for the king of the park.
She’s got the Southside on lock.
Everything the sun touches in Prospect Park is his.
She’s a guaranteed thrill seeker, named after Coney Island’s iconic amusement park.
Sun-kissed and so cute.
A girl just as awesome as her home borough.