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So, you’re expecting twins. Great! You’ll be needing twice of everything. Baby onesies, strollers, and cribs – not to mention twice the patience! However, before the dynamic duo arrives on the scene, you’ll need to think of another extra twin thing: twin baby names.
Now, does that mean you’ll need twice the creative thinking? Could it mean that you won’t have to give up one of your two favorite names? Might it open up a world of possibilities for cool paired names that you hadn’t even thought of?
Let’s take a look at some ideas for naming twins. We’ve got twin girl names and twin boy names, matching twin names, and twin names that get a little bit creative too.
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Finding the right name for your baby can be hard. Finding the right name for twins might spell double the trouble. In reality, though, there are some easy ways to find names that sound just right together.
How’s that? Well, for example, you could try to find matching twin names:
Or, you can always just choose two names you love, without them being related at all. There is no right way to pick twin names. If it feels right, it’ll be right – and only you will be able to say whether it does or not.
Do you want a way to honor the twin-ness of your two little ones? Well, here are some cute twin names that actually mean “twin”. That’s right!
So, what name means “twin”? Thomas. It’s not actually as quirky as you might expect. However, the name Thomas comes from the Greek word meaning “twin”. And, in any of its variations – Tomás, Tommaso, Tomos, Tomasz – it always has the same meaning.
What girl name means “twin”? Well, the feminine version is Thomasine. But you might like one of its many different variations: Thomasina, Tamsin, Tammi, or Tamsen..
So, twin girl names. Where to start? If you’re wondering what twin names go together? you’re in the right place. But, just because they are conventionally girls’ names, doesn’t mean they can only be used for girls. That’s up to you!
Let’s start with matching twin names that begin with the very same letter.
Of course, twin names don’t need to start with the same sound. Here are twin girl names that match, but in different ways. They might rhyme or be a part of a theme, instead.
Of course, just because your babies are twins, it doesn’t mean their names need to match at all. Hit up our ultimate list of top girl names and pick your faves.
Now for the boy twin names. These two little munchkins could be like Tweedledum and Tweedledee, or as different as chalk and cheese. No one says twin names need to match!
What are some good twin names for a boy and a girl? Here are some unique twin baby names you can use when your kids aren’t necessarily of the same gender.
Choosing your twin names can be a wonderfully fun and exciting part of being pregnant.
While it might feel like a lot is riding on it, you will find the right names in the end (promise!) – maybe even in time for your twin baby shower.
And if you’re still feeling stuck, why not join the baby names group on Peanut for extra inspiration?
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