Haitian Baby Names & Haitian Names
Haitian, or Haitian-Creole as it’s usually known, is spoken by about 12 million people on the island country of Haiti in the Caribbean Ocean. Haitian-Creole and French are the two official languages of the island. Haitian-Creole is based mostly on 18th century French, as well as some African, Arabic, Spanish, Taino and English. Since the 1980’s the use of Haitian-Creole in writing and literature has begun increasing among influential Haitian authors, educators and activists. Baby Name World keeps a growing list of Haitian and French baby names and name meanings for easy browsing and reference.