Unisex names with multiple spellings

What are some unisex names that have more boyish vs more girly spellings? Like [name_u]Sydney[/name_u] / [name_u]Sidney[/name_u]

First thing to come to mind is [name_u]Robin[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Robyn[/name_f] (g), [name_u]Sky[/name_u] (b) and [name_u]Skye[/name_u] (g) and any kind of -son name where the “o” becomes a “y”, eg. [name_u]Emerson[/name_u] (b) vs [name_f]Emersyn[/name_f] (g).

Not that you can’t have female [name_m]Robins[/name_m] and male Skyes, it’s just what’s most common!

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Ooh cool question!

(b) [name_f]Indi[/name_f] / [name_u]Indy[/name_u]
(g) [name_f]Indi[/name_f] / [name_u]Indie[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Billy[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Billie[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Blake[/name_u]
(g) [name_f]Blayke[/name_f]

(b) [name_u]Emerson[/name_u]
(g) [name_f]Emersyn[/name_f]

(b) [name_u]Addison[/name_u]
(g) [name_f]Addisyn[/name_f]

(b) [name_u]Grayson[/name_u] / [name_u]Greyson[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Gracen[/name_u] / [name_u]Graycen[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Aubrey[/name_u]
(g) [name_f]Aubree[/name_f]

(b) [name_u]Riley[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Ryley[/name_u] / [name_f]Ryleigh[/name_f] / [name_u]Rylee[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Brook[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Brooke[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Danny[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Dani[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Avery[/name_u]
(g) [name_f]Averie[/name_f]

(b) [name_u]Rhys[/name_u] / [name_u]Reece[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Reese[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Carson[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Carsyn[/name_u]

(b) [name_u]Austin[/name_u]
(g) [name_u]Austen[/name_u]

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Robin/Robyn
Francis/Frances
Aden/Aiden
Laurie/Lori
Elliot/Eliotte
Finlee/Finley
Indy/Indie
Gem/Jem

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[name_u]Bo[/name_u] (more feminine) / [name_u]Beau[/name_u] (more masculine)

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[name_u]Billy[/name_u] (b) and [name_u]Billie[/name_u] (g)
[name_u]Joe[/name_u] (b) and [name_u]Jo[/name_u] (g)
[name_u]Andy[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Andie[/name_f] (g)
[name_u]Francis[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Frances[/name_f] (g)
[name_u]Sloan[/name_u] (b) and [name_u]Sloane[/name_u] (g)
[name_u]Harry[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Harrie[/name_f] (g)
[name_m]Benedict[/name_m] (b) and Benedicte (g)
[name_u]Jack[/name_u] (b) and [name_m]Jac[/name_m] (g)
[name_u]Ray[/name_u] (b) and [name_u]Rae[/name_u] (g)
[name_u]Marin[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Merryn[/name_f] / [name_f]Maren[/name_f] (g)
[name_u]Danny[/name_u] (b) and [name_u]Dani[/name_u] (g)
[name_u]Ryan[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Ryann[/name_f] (g)
[name_u]Paulie[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Polly[/name_f] (g)
[name_u]Greyson[/name_u] (b) and Graceynn (g)
[name_u]James[/name_u] (b) and [name_m]Jaymes[/name_m] (g)
[name_u]Charlie[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Charleigh[/name_f] (g)
[name_u]Bobby[/name_u] (b) and [name_f]Bobbi[/name_f] (g)

Some “b” forms of these names are used for girls more often than others are, of course!

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[name_u]Ashley[/name_u] could go either way, while [name_f]Ashleigh[/name_f], [name_f]Ashlee[/name_f], [name_f]Ashlea[/name_f], etc, are almost exclusively feminine.

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I definitely agree that replacing other vowels with “y” often makes names more feminine. Another one off the top of my head is Jesse/Jessie. I also think of [name_u]Rowan[/name_u] as 100% unisex, while [name_u]Rowen[/name_u] leans more masculine.

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[name_u]Noa[/name_u] (g) and [name_u]Noah[/name_u] (b)
[name_u]Jordyn[/name_u] (g) and [name_u]Jordan[/name_u] (b)
[name_u]Leigh[/name_u] (g) and [name_u]Lee[/name_u] (b)

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[name_m]Aaron[/name_m] // [name_u]Erin[/name_u] (or Eryn)
[name_u]Rhys[/name_u] // [name_u]Reese[/name_u] // (Reece feels neutral)
[name_u]Bryn[/name_u] // [name_f]Brynn[/name_f]
[name_u]Ryan[/name_u] // [name_f]Riann[/name_f] (or Ryann)
[name_u]Adrian[/name_u] (or Adrien) // [name_f]Adrienne[/name_f] (or Adrianne)
[name_u]Kelly[/name_u] // [name_f]Kellie[/name_f] (or Kelli)
[name_u]Marion[/name_u] // [name_u]Marian[/name_u]
[name_u]Jody[/name_u] // [name_u]Jodie[/name_u] (or Jodi)
[name_u]Jamey[/name_u] // [name_f]Jaimi[/name_f] (or Jaimie) // (Jamie feels neutral)
[name_u]Loren[/name_u] // [name_u]Lauren[/name_u] (or Lauryn)
[name_u]Sacha[/name_u] // [name_u]Sasha[/name_u] // (Sascha feels neutral)
[name_u]Nicky[/name_u] // [name_u]Nikki[/name_u] (or [name_u]Niki[/name_u], Nicki)
[name_u]Ricky[/name_u] // [name_u]Rikki[/name_u] (or [name_f]Ricki[/name_f], Riki)
[name_u]Jackie[/name_u] // [name_f]Jacquie[/name_f]
[name_u]Reilly[/name_u] (or Riley) // [name_u]Rylie[/name_u] (or [name_u]Rylee[/name_u], [name_f]Ryleigh[/name_f], etc.)
[name_u]Kiley[/name_u] // [name_f]Kylie[/name_f]
[name_u]Ariel[/name_u] // [name_u]Arielle[/name_u]
[name_u]Noah[/name_u] // [name_u]Noa[/name_u]
[name_u]Cody[/name_u] // [name_u]Codie[/name_u] (or Codi)
[name_m]Cas[/name_m] // [name_u]Cass[/name_u]
[name_u]Bailey[/name_u] // [name_u]Bayley[/name_u] (or [name_f]Bailee[/name_f], [name_u]Baylee[/name_u], etc.)
[name_u]Win[/name_u] (or Wyn) // [name_u]Wynn[/name_u] (or Wynne)
[name_u]Sammy[/name_u] // [name_u]Sammie[/name_u] (or [name_u]Sami[/name_u], Sammi)
[name_u]Chris[/name_u] // [name_u]Kris[/name_u] (or Cris)
[name_u]Andy[/name_u] // [name_f]Andie[/name_f] (or Andi)

(Apologies for any repeats!)

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Girls first, then boys!

[name_f]Emersyn[/name_f] and [name_u]Emerson[/name_u]
[name_u]Jo[/name_u] and [name_u]Joe[/name_u]
[name_u]Austen[/name_u], [name_u]Austin[/name_u], and [name_u]Austyn[/name_u]
[name_f]Robyn[/name_f] and [name_u]Robin[/name_u]
[name_u]Skye[/name_u] and [name_u]Sky[/name_u]
[name_f]Indi[/name_f] and [name_u]Indie[/name_u]
[name_u]Londyn[/name_u] and [name_u]London[/name_u]
[name_f]Marlee[/name_f] and [name_u]Marley[/name_u]
[name_f]Lori[/name_f] and [name_u]Laurie[/name_u]
[name_f]Ryann[/name_f] and [name_u]Ryan[/name_u]
[name_u]Reese[/name_u] and [name_u]Rhys[/name_u]
[name_u]Leigh[/name_u] and [name_u]Lee[/name_u]

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