21 Interesting Words That Would Make Great Band Names


1. Subterfuge (n.) deceit used to achieve one’s goal

2. Trouvaille (n.) something lovely discovered by chance

3. Vorfreude (n.) joyful, intense anticipation that comes from imagining future pleasures

4. Latibule (n.) a hiding place; a place of safety and comfort

5. Petrichor (n.) the smell of earth after rain

6. Sophrosyne (n.) a healthy state of mind, characterized by self-control, moderation, and a deep understanding of one’s true self, and resulting in true happiness

7. Forelsket (n.) the euphoria you feel when you are first falling in love

8. Ambivalence (n.) A state of having simultaneous, conflicting feelings

9. Intrinsic (adj.) Belonging naturally; essential

10. Aubade (n.) a love poem or song evoking dawn.

11. Arcane (adj.) known or understood by very few; mysterious

12. Mellifluous (adj.) sweet or musical; pleasant to hear

13. Assuage (v.) to make an unpleasant feeling less intense; to satisfy an appetite or desire

14. Intrepid (adj.) fearless, adventurous

15. Harbinger (n.) being or object that foreshadows what is to come

16. Grotto (n.) a small cave

17. Aplomb (n.) self-confidence, assurance, especially in a demanding situation

18. Idiosyncrasy (n.) a mode of behavior or way of thought peculiar to an individual

19. Contrivance (n.) something created skillfully and inventively for a particular purpose

20. Phantasmagoric (adj.) Having an appearance that is dreamlike or fantastical, like something out of a dream or hallucination.

21. Corybantic (adj.) wild; frenzied.