11/18/2015 09:38 EST | Updated 11/18/2015 09:59 EST

Unique Baby Names: 20 Last Names That Make Beautiful First Names

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6-month-old twins.

Using last names as first names has become a growing trend among parents. Not only is it a great way to choose a unique moniker, but it’s also the perfect way to keep a family name alive.

In fact, a growing number of millennial moms are using maiden names as first names for their kids. Thanks to this trend, we’ve decided to round up the best last names to use as first names.

From old to new (and sometimes quirky), these baby names are sure to inspire you.

Last Names That Make Great First Names