Baby Name News
Thu Jun 24 2021
Lilting Girl Names Lift the Spirits
Double-L-syllable girl names are light and lilting. Lily and Layla are much-loved, and there are many other la-la-lovely options if you're looking for something different.
Wed Jun 23 2021
How I Named My Baby: Morris Oliver
Taylor and Ben Olsen welcomed a son named Morris Oliver in April 2021. We spoke to Taylor about his name story, family names, and those MOO initials.
Tue Jun 22 2021
Cancer Baby Names Make a Splash
Cancer baby names reference the summer season, the Moon, and water. Consider one of these lovable names for your sweet and sensitive Cancer child.
Mon Jun 21 2021
Rose Alternatives: Fresh Twists on a Classic
There are as many varieties of Rose names as there are varieties of roses, from Rosanna to Rosalie to Primrose to Briar Rose, all ripe for the picking.
Sat Jun 19 2021
Dad Names Get a Reboot
Happy Fathers' Day! If you're a new parent you might not know how much boy names have moved on since you were at school. To inspire you, we've updated favorites of the 1980s and 90s (in other words, Dad Names) for a new generation.
Thu Jun 17 2021
Vintage Surname Names Come Back Around
Vintage surname names? Yes, this modern trend isn't so modern after all. See the top surname names from a century ago, along with unique choices from our secret source.
Wed Jun 16 2021
Name Sage: Defining Classic Girl Names
They know they love classics with cute nicknames. But naming a sister for Benji and Will has proved more challenging than expected. Let’s help them find the perfect name – bonus points if the nickname is Elle/Nell.
Tue Jun 15 2021
Rare Boy Names You Don’t Know (Yet!)
Unknown boy names: see how many are really new to you! Test your name knowledge with our A-Z of super unique boy names from all over the world.
Mon Jun 14 2021
Rare Girl Names You Don’t Know (Yet!)
Our A to Z collection of 100+ rare girl names you've never heard of — guaranteed to surprise (and hopefully enchant) your friends and family.
Sat Jun 12 2021
Turkish Names Delight and Inspire
What are the most popular Turkish names in the US? Discover one of the hottest new cultures in the American charts.
Thu Jun 10 2021
Pride Icon Names Celebrate Diversity
In honor of Pride Month 2021, we've rounded up some of the greatest Pride icon names and the inspiring people and stories behind them.
Wed Jun 09 2021
How I Named My Baby: Atlas Lucian Vidar
When Nila Latimore moved to Sweden and married a Swede, she knew her baby would need a Scandinavian name somewhere in the mix. She and her husband Anders eventually settled on Atlas Lucian Vidar, which represents their love of metalcore music, Space, and Swedish heritage all in one.
Tue Jun 08 2021
Creative Family Names Honor Loved Ones
Modern parents are looking for creative family names to honor their loved ones. How do you find a name that is stylish, unique, and meaningful? We have ten tips in our ultimate guide to creative family names.
Sun Jun 06 2021
Meghan and Harry's Royal Baby Name: Lilibet Diana!
She's here! Welcome to the latest royal baby, Lilibet "Lili" Diana Mountbatten-Windsor. We have the inside scoop on her name.
Sat Jun 05 2021
America's Top Unisex Names of 2020
Do you like modern names that work for both girls and boys? Get inspiration from the most popular unisex names right now.
Thu Jun 03 2021
May Babyberry Names Are Full of Fun!
The beautiful baby names announced by Nameberry members in May are light, bright and full of fun!
Wed Jun 02 2021
Name Sage: A Sister for Sofia, Amalia, and Eloise
They're looking for girl names that work in Spanish and English to go with sisters Sofia, Amalia, and Eloise. This time, they'd love to find a non a-ending name. Bonus points for a literary tie-in, too! The Name Sage dreams up some choices for their new addition.
Tue Jun 01 2021
June Baby Names Welcome the Summer!
June baby names include sweet summery choices meaning sun and sea, as well as names that celebrate June's most famous figures, feasts, and festivals.
Tue Jun 01 2021
Baby Name DNA: Introducing the future of baby naming
Baby Name DNA is a revolutionary tool designed to analyze your name style and match you with the perfect names.
Mon May 31 2021
Secret Nature Names Bring the Outside In
Secret nature names are the outdoorsy choices with a more subtle connection to the natural world. They still feel fresh and appealing, but they hide their secret nature behind a cool or classic exterior.
Sat May 29 2021
Cornish Baby Names Blend Ancient and Modern
If you are looking for a name with Celtic heritage and a unique yet oddly familiar ring – then look no further than the offerings from Cornwall.
Thu May 27 2021
Most Popular Baby Names, A to Z
We break down the top names for each letter of the alphabet in the USA and on Nameberry. Sure, Olivia and Oliver rule the O names, but who is top for Y?
Wed May 26 2021
How I Named My Baby: Natalie Mara
Lisa and Gene welcomed a daughter in January 2021 they named Natalie Mara — a meaningful choice that honors heritage and cherished loved ones. We talked to Lisa about naming traditions and the process of naming Natalie.
Tue May 25 2021
Name Guru to the Stars: Princess Beatrice's Baby Names
It's a Royal baby boom! Our Name Guru to the Stars makes her predictions for Princess Beatrice's baby names, along with those for Ludacris, Thomas Rhett, Bode Miller, and more.
Sun May 23 2021
Unisex Names Across the Atlantic
Unisex names are more complex than you'd think! We take a deep dive into the data to reveal the top unisex names with a totally different gender balance in the US vs UK.