Our newest crop of baby names 2013 are a modern mix of ancient and contemporary. They include the name of the year’s coolest car made famous by an early electrical inventor, a name shared by this season’s hottest baseball player and a soldier in David‘s Biblical army, and a zippy new nickname for a classic Top 10 girls’ name.
The baby names 2013 newest on Nameberry are:
Rowdy is yet another new entry in the ever-more-popular group of bad boy names. The word Rowdy originated in the US in the early 19th century to denote a rough or lawless person. Rowdy Yates was the protagonist of TV's Rawhide, played by Clint Eastwood, and Rowdy Gaines is a competitive swimmer. Another new Bad Boy name on Nameberry: Shooter, chosen by artist Julian Schnabel for his newborn son.