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What names mean joy?

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If you’re a first time mom (or second or third), bringing a new child into your life is such a joyful experience.

Here are 60+ baby names that mean joy and perfectly represent the happiness they create.

Add these to your list and share them with your mom friends, too!

Girl Names That Mean Joy

You’ll love these 36 joyous girl names that are beautiful and unique.

  • Abigail | My Father is Joyful – Hebrew
  • Ada | Happy – German
  • Aleeza | Joyful – Jewish
  • Allegra |Jaunty, Happy – Italian
  • Beatrice | She Who Brings Happiness – English
  • Bliss | Joy, Cheer, Exreme Happiness – English
  • Blythe | Cheerful, Happy, Free of Care – English
  • Caia | Rejoice – Roman
  • Carol | Song of Happiness – English
  • Caroline | Joyful – Italian
  • Dita | Prosperous, Happy – Albanian
  • Farrah | Happiness, Joy – Arabic
  • Felicity | Fortune, Happy – Latin
  • Gale | Jovial – French
  • Geila | Joy of the Lord – Hebrew
  • Gweneth | Fair and Blessed – Welsh
  • Halona | Happy Fortune Native – American
  • Hillary | Happy, Cheerful – Greek
  • Jovie | Jovial – English
  • Jovonna | Happy, Blessed – Slavic
  • Joyce | Joy – English
  • Jubilee | Happiness and Joy – Hebrew
  • Keiko | Happy Child – Japanese
  • Laticia | Joyful – English
  • Leda | Happy – Greek
  • Maeve | Cause of Great Joy – Irish
  • Makenna | Happy, Cheerful – African, Hawaiian
  • Merry |Happy, Lively – English
  • Nara | Happy – Japanese
  • Rena | Joyous Melody – Hebrew
  • Ronia | Joyous Child – Hebrew
  • Rowena | Happy, Joyful – Latin
  • Seelay | Blessed, Happy – English
  • Trixie | She Brings Happiness – English
  • Winifred | Peace, Joy – English
  • Yuki | Happiness – Japanese

Boy Names That Mean Joy

Here are 24 happy boy names perfect for your little guy.

  • Ancel | Happy – Hebrew
  • Arnan |Joyful – Hebrew
  • Asher | Happy, Fortunate – Jewish
  • Caius | Rejoice – Latin
  • Cayo | Rejoice – Spanish
  • Edwyn | Happy Friend – German
  • Fane | Happy, Joyous – Romanian
  • Felix | Happy, Lucky – Latin
  • Gaius | Rejoice – Latin
  • Gil | Happiness – Hebrew
  • Ike | One Who Brings Laughter – English
  • Issac | Laughter and Joy – English
  • Jay | Rejoice – English
  • Keyes | Rejoice – Hebrew
  • Macario | Happy, Blessed – Spanish
  • Marnin | One Who Creates Joy – Hebrew
  • Nario | Cheerful, Happy – Italian
  • Noam | Delight, Joy – Jewish
  • Oron | Light, Joy – Hebrew
  • Toshan | Satisfaction – Indian
  • Vidor | Happy, Joyful – Hungarian
  • Whelan | Happiness – Welsh
  • Winston/Wynstan | Joy Stone – English
  • Zorion | Happiness – Basque

Gender Neutral Names That Mean Joy

Check out these adorable and jubilant gender neutral joy names.

  • Ash | Happy – Hebrew
  • Eden | Delight – Hebrew
  • Faegan | Joyful – English
  • Gale | Happy, Cheerful – Irish
  • Raine | She is Singing – Hebrew
  • Tate | Glad, Cheerful – English, Norse

If you liked this list of names for your bundle of joy, check out these cute names that mean love and these special names that mean blessing.

And, you can find even more baby names, here, including 700+ modern baby names, 115 gender neutral baby names and hundreds of biblical and uncommon names for boys and girls!

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