Have you heard about the recent phenomenon of hipsters and hipster culture? Probably yes! If you’re in the process of choosing the best baby name, read about the most popular boy and girl names inspired by the hipster culture.
For those of you that aren’t exactly sure, let’s take a detour in the beginning of this article about hipster baby names to explain some basic facts you need to know to understand this subculture well:
A hipster is a name for a subculture of people in their 20s and 30s.
They are said to be creative, independent and said to dress a certain way.
Originally a “hip” described a group of musicians who were contemptuous of mainstream music – coming from a jazz environment. On the other side, the word “squares“ signified the other group of musicians who oppositely wanted to play that kind of music which was popular in that age.
This description can still be used today, hipsters are best understood as young people trying to deter from mainstream of any form – clothing, music, lifestyle etc. They try to be original in every way possible while still taking inspiration from others.
Perfect, right now you know what being a hipster is all about! Let’s check the most popular names which come from the hipster culture. You may just find the right one in this list. Here are the 20 most favorite boy and girl names: