Gender Neutral names that feel traditional

I’m perpetually on the lookout for a new name (for myself) that feels both traditional and not overly gendered.

It seems like a lot of gender neutral names I see are bnog/surnames or fairly modern nature names. Nothing wrong with any of them but I’m after something that fits with my family, think very traditional, very [name_f]English[/name_f] (Lawrence, [name_m]Nathaniel[/name_m], [name_f]Charlotte[/name_f], [name_f]Penelope[/name_f] etc).

The most obvious route (to me) is traditionally nicknames such [name_u]Charlie[/name_u], [name_u]Bobby[/name_u] etc which could go either way but I recently came across a female [name_u]Augustine[/name_u] in my family tree and really liked it. It’s traditionally masculine but still has a feminine sound with the -ine ending.

Anyone got any other ideas/suggestions?

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[name_u]Frankie[/name_u]
[name_u]Sam[/name_u]
[name_u]Ezra[/name_u]
[name_u]Luca[/name_u]
[name_u]Tommie[/name_u]
[name_u]Morgan[/name_u]
[name_u]Robin[/name_u]

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[name_u]Beverly[/name_u]
[name_f]Blythe[/name_f]
[name_u]Carlisle[/name_u]
[name_u]Esmé[/name_u]
[name_u]Evelyn[/name_u]
[name_u]Leslie[/name_u]
[name_u]Meredith[/name_u]
[name_u]Monroe[/name_u]
[name_u]Shirley[/name_u]
[name_u]Wallis[/name_u]

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[name_u]Augustine[/name_u] is lovely! You may also like [name_u]Valentine[/name_u], [name_u]Evelyn[/name_u] (traditionally male, most notably when pronounced EEV-lyn), [name_u]Billie[/name_u], [name_u]Kit[/name_u], [name_u]Ellis[/name_u], [name_u]Rory[/name_u], [name_u]Remy[/name_u], [name_u]Will[/name_u], [name_u]Georgie[/name_u].

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This is such an interesting topic because you are right, so many unisex names fall into more modern categories. [name_u]Or[/name_u] may feel traditional on one gender, and modern on the other.
[name_u]Augustine[/name_u] is a great example. What do you think of

[name_u]Claude[/name_u]
[name_u]Cyrille[/name_u]
[name_u]Ellery[/name_u]
[name_u]Elliott[/name_u]
[name_u]Garnet[/name_u]
[name_u]Jean[/name_u]
[name_u]Laurel[/name_u]
[name_f]Laverne[/name_f]
[name_m]Leonide[/name_m]
[name_u]Linden[/name_u]
[name_u]Marion[/name_u]
[name_u]Matisse[/name_u]
[name_u]Merle[/name_u]
[name_u]Pascale[/name_u]
[name_u]Patrice[/name_u]
[name_u]Sasha[/name_u]
[name_u]Sheridan[/name_u]
[name_u]Tristan[/name_u]
[name_u]Wynn[/name_u]

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[name_m]Just[/name_m] saw [name_u]Maxime[/name_u] on another topic and thought that might fit here as well

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[name_u]Peregrine[/name_u]
[name_u]Henry[/name_u]
[name_u]Leigh[/name_u]
[name_u]Elias[/name_u]
[name_f]Frances[/name_f]
[name_u]Ezra[/name_u]
[name_u]Noah[/name_u]
[name_u]Collins[/name_u]
[name_m]Anastasio[/name_m]
[name_m]Ambrose[/name_m]
[name_u]Bellamy[/name_u]
[name_m]Cassian[/name_m]
[name_m]Emmanuel[/name_m]
[name_u]Remington[/name_u]
[name_u]Theo[/name_u]
[name_u]Flynn[/name_u]
[name_u]Constantine[/name_u]

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[name_u]Augustine[/name_u] is good.

Also maybe…

[name_u]Francis[/name_u]
[name_u]Valentine[/name_u]
[name_u]Vivian[/name_u]
[name_u]Meredith[/name_u]
[name_m]Leonce[/name_m]

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[name_u]Augustine[/name_u] is great!

[name_u]Artemis[/name_u]
[name_u]Camille[/name_u]
[name_f]Emerence[/name_f]
[name_u]Jules[/name_u]
[name_u]Juniper[/name_u]

[name_u]Augustine[/name_u] is lovely indeed! I love the style of all those names you’ve listed! :heart_eyes:

Maybe…
[name_u]James[/name_u]
[name_u]Harper[/name_u]
[name_u]Ellis[/name_u]
[name_u]Meredith[/name_u]
[name_u]Lyle[/name_u]
[name_u]Sullivan[/name_u]
[name_u]Joan[/name_u]
[name_u]Jean[/name_u]
[name_u]Laurence[/name_u] (if that’s not already in your family!)
[name_u]Florence[/name_u]
[name_u]Auguste[/name_u]
[name_u]Claude[/name_u] or [name_f]Claudie[/name_f]
[name_u]Francis[/name_u] or [name_f]Frances[/name_f]
[name_u]Paulie[/name_u] or [name_f]Polly[/name_f]
[name_u]Jo[/name_u]
[name_u]Billie[/name_u]
[name_u]Bell[/name_u]
[name_u]Percy[/name_u]
[name_u]Everett[/name_u]
[name_u]Mackenzie[/name_u]
[name_u]Harry[/name_u]
[name_m]Maxence[/name_m] or [name_u]Maxwell[/name_u]
[name_u]Austen[/name_u]
[name_u]Marlowe[/name_u]
[name_u]Clare[/name_u]

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What about…

Frances/Francis
[name_u]Michele[/name_u]
[name_u]Loren[/name_u]
[name_u]Marion[/name_u]
[name_f]Martine[/name_f]
[name_u]Morgan[/name_u]
[name_u]Rowan[/name_u]
[name_u]Eden[/name_u]
Merrill/Meryl
Blyth(e)
Bryn(n)
[name_u]Vesper[/name_u]
[name_u]Hollis[/name_u]
Sinclair(e)
[name_f]Clary[/name_f]
[name_u]Ariel[/name_u]
[name_u]Bailey[/name_u]
Marlo(we)
[name_u]Tobin[/name_u]
Rhys/Reece
[name_u]Dominique[/name_u]

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One more (sorry for all the little posts! I don’t like editing because the names don’t link after that),
[name_u]Dorian[/name_u]

[name_u]Sloane[/name_u]!

[name_f]My[/name_f] name is [name_m]Caspian[/name_m] [name_f]Cate[/name_f] and I love it! [name_m]Caspian[/name_m] is similar to your Augustine; traditionally masculine but very feminine ending sound. [name_f]My[/name_f] friends call me [name_f]Catie[/name_f] and I use [name_m]Caspian[/name_m] professionally.

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[name_u]Robin[/name_u]
[name_u]Julian[/name_u]
[name_u]Francis[/name_u]
[name_u]August[/name_u]
[name_u]Marion[/name_u]

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