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Popular Netflix-Inspired Baby Names

Here are a few Netflix-inspired baby names that might make the cut when it comes time for the task of tiny-person-naming.

Updated August 9, 2023

Are you looking for Netflix-inspired baby names? You’ve come to the right place! Netflix shows and movies provide a plethora of both classic and unique names! We’ve scoured popular Netflix offerings like The Crown, Firefly Lane, Ginny and Georgia, Locke & Key, Ozark, Peaky Blinders, Sweet Magnolias, Virgin River, and The Queen’s Gambit for the best baby names.

Netflix-Inspired Names for Your Baby

Netflix-Inspired Boy Names

Allistair –

Allistair Russell is the creepy new neighbor who lives across the street from the main character Anna in The Woman in the Window. Other classic boy names from the psychological thriller film are:

  • Ed — the police detective
  • David — Anna’s roommate
  • Ethan — Allistair’s son

Bode –

Bode Locke is the main character in the series Locke & Key. Other great boy names from the show are:

  • Tyler — Bode’s brother
  • Scot
  • Gabe
  • Lucas

Cal –

Cal Maddox is the main character and Maddie’s son’s baseball coach, and her new love interest in the series Sweet Magnolias. Other great boy names from the show are:

  • Tyler and Kyle — Maddie’s sons
  • Erik — the chef at Maddie’s best friend Dana Sue’s restaurant

Jack –

Jack Sheridan is the restaurant and bar owner, and main character Mel’s love interest in the Virgin River series.

Johnny –

Johnny Ryan is Tully and Kate’s boss (and Kate’s husband) in the series Firefly Lane. Other great boy names from the show are:

  • Max — Tully’s love interest
  • Travis — Kate’s love interest

Marcus –

Marcus is the name of the main character Ginny’s love interest in the series Ginny and Georgia. Other great boy names from the show are:

  • Hunter — Ginny’s other love interest
  • Austin — Ginny’s little brother

Marty –

Marty Byrd is the name of the lovable but villainous main character in the series Ozark. Another great boy name from the show is:

  • Jonah — Marty’s son

Philip –

Portraying actual events, Prince Philip became Duke of Edinburgh after marrying soon-to-be Queen Elizabeth II in the historical drama series The Crown. Other British royal family boy names in the historical drama are:

  • Charles, Andrew, and Edward — Philip and Elizabeth’s sons

Sherlock –

Sherlock Holmes is the main character Enola’s infamous detective brother in the film Enola Holmes. Another interesting name from the show is:

  • Mycroft — Sherlock and Enola’s older brother

Simon –

Simon marries the main character Daphne Bridgerton, Duchess of Hastings, in the period drama series Bridgerton. Other classic boy names from the show are:

  • Anthony and Colin — Daphne’s brothers

Thomas –

Thomas “Tommy” Shelby is the main character in the historical fiction crime drama series Peaky Blinders. Other great boy names from the show are:

  • Alfie
  • Arthur
  • Michael

Netflix-Inspired Girl Names

Ada –

Ada Shelby is the main character Tommy’s sister in Peaky Blinders. Another wonderful girl name in the show is Polly.

Anna –

Dr. Anna Fox is the child psychologist and main character in The Woman in the Window. Another classic girl name in this psychological thriller is Jane.

Elizabeth –

Queen Elizabeth II is the star of The Crown. Other British royal family girl names are:

  • Anne — Elizabeth’s daughter
  • Margaret — Elizabeth’s sister
  • Diana — Elizabeth’s daughter-in-law

Beth –

Elizabeth “Beth” Harmon is the orphaned chess prodigy and opiate-addicted protagonist in the miniseries The Queen’s Gambit.

Daphne –

Daphne Bridgerton is the main character in Bridgerton. The show is filled with great girl names like:

  • Charlotte
  • Eloise
  • Penelope
  • Portia
  • Violet

Enola –

Enola, the younger sister of the infamous sleuth Sherlock Holmes, is obviously the main character in Enola Holmes. Another unique name from the film is:

  • Eudoria — Enola, Sherlock, and Mycroft’s eccentric mother

Georgia –

Georgia Miller and her daughter Ginny are Ginny and Georgia’s namesake main characters. Another great girl name from the show is:

  • Maxine — Ginny’s best friend and neighbor

Judy –

Judy Hale is one of the two main characters in the dark comedy series Dead to Me. The other main character is her best friend and partner-in-crime, Jen.

Kinsey –

Kinsey Locke is one of the three siblings and main characters in Locke & Key. Other girl names from the show are:

  • Dodge
  • Nina
  • Ellie

Maddie –

Maddie Townsend is the recently divorced mother of two and the main character in Sweet Magnolias. Other great girl names in the show are:

  • Dana Sue and Helen — Maddie’s best friends
  • Noreen — Maddie’s husband’s new wife
  • Annie — Dana Sue’s daughter

Mel –

Mel, short for Melinda, Monroe is the nurse practitioner and main character in Virgin River. Other great girl names in the show are:

  • Hope — Mel’s boss’ wife
  • Charmaine — the mother of Mel’s love interest, Jack’s baby

Tully –

Tully Hart is one of the two main characters in Firefly Lane. The other main character, of course, is Kate, Tully’s best friend.

Wendy –

Wendy is the main character Marty Byrd’s equally villainous wife in Ozark. Other great girl names in the show are:

  • Ruth — Marty’s highly valued employee
  • Charlotte — Marty and Wendy’s daughter

I hope these ideas give you some fun inspiration as you choose a name for your child! Let us know your favorite Netflix or movie-inspired baby names in the comments!

Want more baby names? Check out celebrity baby names, Disney-inspired baby names, and literary baby names. Have fun choosing a beautiful name you love for your baby!

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Lauren Flake is a wife, mom to two girls, watercolor artist, seventh-generation Texan, and early-onset Alzheimer's daughter. She is the author and co-illustrator of two award-winning children's books for grieving… Read more

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