Baby Names

Baby names by the experts at Nameberry, including popular names and unique names, baby girl names and baby boy names and gender neutral names too. We've got baby name lists, news and advice on name trends and techniques. We'll analyze your name style and match you with the perfect names with our revolutionary name generator.

Pen Names and How They Can Kill You

Milda De Voe by Luba Grosman

Writer Milda De Voe, aka MM DeVoe, has been through so many iterations of her name that she hardly knows who she is anymore. The founder of Pen Parentis and author of Book & Baby explores how having a pen name can create an identity crisis.

Popular Baby Names

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Some people search the top baby names to get ideas for what to name their babies, and some people search them to see what NOT to name their babies. On our Popular Names page you'll find all the available lists of popular names around the world, including the US Top 1000 most popular baby names 2020. And we have our list of Top 4000 names most popular with Nameberry visitors this month. The latest top 2000 popular girl names and top 2000 popular boy names start below.

Unique Baby Names

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We've got thousands (upon thousands) of unique names, including unique girl names, unique boy names, and unique unisex names that transcend outdated gender boundaries. Rare, uncommon, and unusual names might be ancient treasures or modern inventions, they may be international names, nature names, place names, or word names. Here's a starter set.

Baby Names A to Z

Narrow your name choices with this search-by-letter tool, which also comes in versions for girl names, boy names, and gender-neutral names.

Baby Girl Names

Congratulations, it's a girl! To find a name for your daughter, visit our Baby Girl Names page to find out more about top girl names and unique girl names, classic names for girls and bold new female names. You can search girl names by letter, origin, and style. And get all the latest news and advice on choosing a name for your baby girl.

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Baby Boy Names

Unisex Names for Boys

Congratulations, you're having a baby boy! To get all the latest news and information on naming your son today, visit our page for Baby Boy Names. You'll find popular boy names and unique boy names. You can search for boys' names by letter, origin, and style, browse the latest trends in boy names, and connect with other parents naming baby boys.

Gender Neutral Baby Names

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Team Green? Learn the latest about unisex names on our main page for Gender Neutral Baby Names. You'll find the top unisex names, lots of kinds of unique gender neutral names, plus information on which names are currently used more for girls, more for boys, or are true nonbinary names.

Baby Names by Origin

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Baby name origins let you explore all the names on Nameberry by country, language, or culture of origin. The links below are just the beginning: Click through to find the full list of baby name origins in our database.

Baby Names by List

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We literally invented baby name lists, organizing names into lists by gender, origin, style, era, meaning, popularity, spelling -- any category you can imagine. Whether you're looking for flower names or badass names or names that mean red, there's a list for that. And if there's not, create one!

Baby Names by Meaning

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Maybe you want to start with a meaning that speaks to you and find a name that fits. Here are some of the most popular lists of name meanings.

Talk About Baby Names

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Talk about baby name trends and choices with your fellow berries on our friendly forums. We have girl names forums and boy names forums, forums for players of baby name games and for birth announcements. Get baby name advice and join the Nameberry community.

Expert Advice on Naming Your Baby

Expert Advice on Naming Your Baby

Our private name consulting service, staffed by our own baby name experts, offers individualized advIce on baby names. We can generate a list of.perfect names to meet your criteria or help you sort through the list you have, find you the one perfect name or help you break a tie between your two favorites.

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