Baby name finder

Before you decide on a baby name, find out what others think when they hear it - plus its origin and meaning, potential nicknames, and brilliant alternatives

Baby name meanings



  • French, Spanish, Anglo-Saxon


  • To love,
  • Beloved,
  • emerald,
  • Little Loved One (baby name book),
  • Esteemed (old french)


  • Es (Ez),
  • Ezzie,
  • Esmondo,
  • Smee,
  • Eskimo

Interesting Esmes

  • Esme Cullen,
  • Esme from 'For Esme - with Love and Squalor' by JD Salinger,
  • Esme Weatherwax

Unfortunate Esmes

Esme goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Esme Grace,
  • Eve; Florence,
  • Nyah, Esme Elizabeth,
  • Esme Jennifer,
  • Esme Rose

When I hear Esme
I think of...

  • intelligent yet playful,
  • Smart, artistic, musical,
  • Earthy,
  • Twilight,
  • Classical
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