Although choosing baby names that mean 'luck' isn't enough to guarantee good fortune for your child, it wouldn't hurt to try.
Here's a list of some of the less common baby names that mean luck, apart from the usual ones like Felicity, Felix, and Jade.
You can combine these with baby names that mean fortune, blessing, and destiny. We've also listed down a few.
Baby girl names that mean luck
This name is a beautiful alternative for the baby name Dahlia. It means luck or fate. It's also the name of the goddess of fate, childbirth, and weaving.
This came from the Latin word 'destinare' which means 'to determine'.
Translates to 'fortunate'.
This name means 'happy fortune'.
This is a Japanese name that means 'fortunate'. You can also go for 'Machiko', which means 'fortunate child'.
This baby name means 'fate or destiny'.
This is an Arabic name that means 'lucky or fortunate'.
Baby boy names that mean luck
This is an English name, which means 'from the rabbit meadow'.
This boy's name Is of Hebrew origin, which means 'fortunate, blessed, happy one'.
This is a handsome Arabic name that means 'righteous, right-handed, blessed, and lucky'.
This baby name is of Welsh origin, according to Nameberry. It means 'fair, white, blessed'.
This name is of French origin. It's popularized by celebrities like Chance the Rapper.
This baby name means 'good fortune'.
This is a Noongar Aboriginal word that means 'rainbow'—perfect if you have a rainbow baby.
Translates to 'blessed, happy in life'. It has German origin. It's also inspired from the Yiddish vocabulary word, which means 'happy, fortunate, and blessed'.
Seven is considered one of the luckiest number in many religions.
You can pair these with baby names that mean 'blessing' and 'destiny'.
Baby names that mean 'blessing' and 'destiny'
This is a baby girl name that means 'fate' or 'destiny'.
This is a Hebrew name that means 'gentle dew of heaven'.
This name is of Greek origin, which means 'bearer of good news'.
This name is Arabic origin. It means 'power' or 'able'. It means 'fate' and 'destiny' in Turkish.
Is of Mongolian origin. It means 'fate' and 'destiny'.
Whether you're looking at your little one as your family's lucky charm or you just wish a lot of luck for him or her, these baby names are a great choice.
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