New Baby Names on the Rise

These are baby names that have only started to be heard in recent years, but are rising through baby names popularity lists and we predict will be used more frequently in the future.
  • Skye

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    The e-addition takes the name from slightly hippie-ish nature name to the place name of a picturesque island off the coast of Scotland, and for baby namers it's by far the more popular spelling. ... Read More 

  • Skyla

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Skyla is the most feminine form of the Skylar / Sklyer trend - little Skyla will never be mistaken on paper for a boy.Read More 

  • Sloane

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Sloane is a sleek, sophisticated surname name that has gradually morphed over to the girls' side. It entered the Top 1000 in 2008 and resides at Number 370 in the 2014 list. Sloane is definitely a... Read More 

  • Tayla

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Tayla is a hybrid name, ala Sayla and Mikayla. Recipe for sudden -- if brief -- new name success: take two of the trendiest choices, Taylor and Kayla, stir, and voila...Tayla, which made it onto... Read More 

  • Teagan

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    As Meghan/Megan and Reagan/Regan show signs of wilting, along comes Teagan to take up the slack: definitely one to consider. About 80% of the American babies named Teagan are now girls. A variant... Read More 

  • Temperance

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Not too long ago, Temperance was found only on lists of Puritan baby names.

    With increased increase in virtue names, and Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan on long-running television... Read More 

  • Tinsley

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    New York socialite Tinsley Mortimer introduced this one to the hoi polloi.Read More 

  • Treasure

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Doting parents have begun to use names like Precious and Treasure, which are sweet for a baby, but might not hold up over the years. Read More 

  • Trista

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    This female form of Tristan was featured on the reality-television show The Bachelorette, and has been rocketing up the charts as a new millennium Trisha. Read More 

  • Wilder

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    Though it hasn't yet appeared in the Top 1000, Wilder is on many parents' possibility lists, one of the new generation of bad boy names growing in popularity. Wilder got a big boost in interest... Read More 

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