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20 baby names inspired by comic characters and superheroes

Superhero flicks have been all the rage in the last decade – so it’s fair to say we’re all crazy about these quirky comic characters and superheroes.

In fact, it seems parents are looking to the superhero world when it comes to naming their baby!

Here are 20 of the best monikers from the comic universe…. That aren’t Thor, Superman, Captain America, Iron Man, Ant-Man.

Baby names inspired by comic characters

1. Britt

The Green Hornet’s real name is Britt Reid.

2. Diana

 

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Wonder Woman’s real name is Diana Prince, she is also an Amazonian princess.

3. Harley

Harley Quinn is the Joker’s lover and appears in DC comics.

4. Lois

Lois Lane is Superman’s love interest.

5. Pepper

Pepper Potts is Iron Man’s assistant, played by Gwyneth Paltrow in the film series. Pepper is a cute girl name.

6. Clint

Clint Barton is better known as Hawkeye.

7. Clark

Clark Kent is the real name of Super Man.

8. Logan

You may be a fan of Wolverine but not keen to call your kid that. You can always give them his other name, Logan.

9. Nebula

Nebula is an adopted daughter of Thanos who was raised with Gamora as siblings

10. Parker

Spider-Man is the alias of Peter Parker, an orphan raised by his Aunt May and Uncle Ben.

11. Peggy

Captain America’s one true love is Peggy Carter

12. Quill

Peter Quill or Starlord (played by Chris Pratt) is from Guardians of the Galaxy.

13. Reed

Mr. Fantastic is also known as Reed Richards.

14. Rocket

A genetically-engineered raccoon who is the Guardians of the Galaxy. 

15. Remy

Remy Etienne Le Beau is X-Men’s Gambit.

16. Robin

As in Batman and Robin. This moniker could work well for a girl or boy.

17. Selina

Selina Kyle is also known as Catwoman.

18. Xavier

Charles Xavier is also known as Professor X in X-Men.

19. Wade

 

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Wade Wilson is also known as Deadpool, played by Ryan Reynolds.

20. Zatanna

Zatanna Zara is the sorceress of the Justice League.

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Jennifer Hartnett

Jennifer is our Senior News Producer with a passion for trending news and lifestyle stories. Jennifer spends the rest of her time running around after her son Kian.