Looking for a classic name that has a modern twist? Why not consider choosing a old-fashion name that can be shortened to form an adorable nickname?

You could check the family tree for names of your ancestors and choose a name that belonged to a beloved great-parent and see if it has a cool nickname or pick one from our curated list.

Step back in time with this charming selection of names and cute nicknames in the gallery below.

Old-fashioned baby names for boys and their modern nicknames

Old-fashioned baby names for girls and their modern nicknames