Baby Name News
Mon Dec 11 2023
Surprisingly International Baby Names
What are surprisingly international baby names? They're names that are uncommon in the US, but have roots in multiple languages, and work in many more!
Sun Dec 10 2023
Some Surprising Surnames to Consider
Looking for a stylish surname that's not too popular? Here are some ideas with interesting and unexpected origins.
Sat Dec 09 2023
How Not to Choose the Next Big Baby Name
How do you avoid choosing the top baby name of the future? Crystal balls at the ready! Here are our five top tips for predicting the future popularity of your favorite names.
Fri Dec 08 2023
Christmas Names for Dogs
Christmas names for dogs, including popular Christmas names for dogs, Christmas girl names for dogs, and Christmas boy names for dogs.
Thu Dec 07 2023
Hanukkah Baby Names Glow Bright
Hanukkah baby names move beyond those of the Maccabees. For your modern Hanukkah baby, we have eight fashionable Hebrew names that mean light.
Wed Dec 06 2023
Old Lady Names Get a Refresh
What is the next wave of old lady names coming into style? We take a look at the coolest choices right now and see what's coming up next for the future.
Tue Dec 05 2023
Arctic Names: Cool and Wild
A flurry of ice-cool names evocative of Arctic nature, weather and places.
Mon Dec 04 2023
These Were the Top Baby Names of 2023
You read them, we rank them. Take a peek at the hottest names with parents-to-be right now, led by Luxury (really?) and Royal.
Sun Dec 03 2023
Unique Nature Names for Christmas Babies
Wonderful rare nature names for a Christmas baby, from trees like Cedar and Cypress to the fragrant Lavender and Sage.
Sat Dec 02 2023
Best Personalized Products for Children
It's the golden age of personalized products — a custom blanket, book, or bath towel is just a click away. We've rounded up some of the best children's items that can be customized with their name — whether it's in the Top 10 or totally one-of-a-kind.
Fri Dec 01 2023
December Baby Names Spread Cheer
December names are magical! In our guide to December baby names, we look at names inspired by Christmas, Hanukkah, and other symbols of the month.
Thu Nov 30 2023
100 Names That Deserve To Be Used More
These names are well-known and traditional, but surprisingly rare!
Wed Nov 29 2023
The Top Names We're Watching for 2024
The Nameberry editorial team shares their predictions for fast-rising baby names of 2024 — including nature names, pop-culture-inspired choices, gender-neutral names, and some truly surprising picks.
Tue Nov 28 2023
Why Sagittariuses Are Fearless Namers
Sagittarius namers are curious, brave, and nonconformist. They push the limits of baby naming with bold, unconventional choices. Read all about Sagittarius namers here.
Mon Nov 27 2023
Goddess Names: The Ultimate Guide
Goddess names balance power and feminity — with a splash of whimsy and spirituality.
Sun Nov 26 2023
How to Have More Fun Naming Your Baby
Sure, baby naming is fun in the abstract, but when it becomes real, some parents-to-be are left stressed and overwhelmed. How can you make the process enjoyable again? We have seven tips for how to have more fun naming your baby.
Sat Nov 25 2023
Aiden Names: the Rise And Fall of a Mega-Trend
A deep dive into the explosion of names rhyming with Aidan in the 21st century.
Fri Nov 24 2023
Children's Books With Names in the Title
It used to be pure luck to find your child's name featured in a storybook, but today there's greater representation — Carmela, Jabari, and Oona have their own book (or two)! See our favorite children's books with names in the title and shop our full collection of over 200 choices.
Thu Nov 23 2023
What’s Your Thanksgiving Name?
Thanksgiving names are festive and traditional. Take our latest quiz and we'll tell you which name matches your Thanksgiving personality.
Wed Nov 22 2023
Disney Princess Names
The Disney Princesses have some gorgeous names, from Aurora to Belle to Raya. Take a look at how Disney Princess movies have influenced naming trends, and read up on some of the histories behind these iconic heroines' names.
Tue Nov 21 2023
Sagittarius Names Hit the Target
Sagittarius names are adventurous, inspired choices connected to symbols of the sign, such as the archer, Jupiter, and fire.
Mon Nov 20 2023
It’s Okay to Change Your Baby’s Name
Considering changing your baby's name? Baby name regret is not as uncommon as you think. We talk to parents who made a change — and some who ultimately chose not to — about their experiences.
Sun Nov 19 2023
Scandinavian Names That Are Ready to Travel the World
Love Nordic culture, and names like Astrid and Soren? Here are more that should be on your list — plus the most popular baby names in Sweden, Norway and Denmark right now.
Sat Nov 18 2023
Top City Baby Names
The top city baby names in the US are different from the top names in the country and distinct from each other.
Fri Nov 17 2023
Boy Names: Some Popular Name Cliques
Trendy boy names come in clusters, so if you want to avoid a name that *feels* popular, here are some key groups to watch out for!