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Australian baby names
June 5th, 2020

Australia’s Most Popular Baby Names Show Unique Style

By Clare Green

Aussie parents show their love for short names, laid-back nicknames, and the royal family.

june baby names
June 4th, 2020

June Baby Names Welcome the Summer!

By Emma Waterhouse

June baby names include sweet summery choices meaning sun and sea, as well as names which celebrate June’s most famous figures, feasts and festivals.

Choosing names when you disagree
June 3rd, 2020

Name Sage: Choosing Names When You Disagree

By Abby Sandel

Choosing baby names when you and your partner disagree can be tough! The secrets: start early, focus on the qualities you’d like in a name, and get some suggestions from the Nameberry community, too.

Name Guru to the Stars
June 2nd, 2020

Name Guru to the Stars: Distinctive Names for Gigi, Rooney, and More!

By Sophie Kihm

See what’s in the stars for Gigi and Zayn, Rooney and Joaquin, and more celebs with the Name Guru to the Stars celebrity baby name predictions.

lockdown names
May 31st, 2020

Top Lockdown Names Are Simple, International, and Heroic

By Pamela Redmond

The top lockdown baby names share the qualities of simplicity, global consciousness, and heroic strength.

English baby names
May 29th, 2020

These English Names Never Crossed the Pond

By Clare Green

These English baby names rank among the Top 1000 in the UK but are rarely used in the US.

May 27th, 2020

How I Named My Baby: Baker Hawthorn

By Sophie Kihm

Our Berry Courtney answers Nameberry’s questions and tells the story of how she and her wife named their son, Baker Hawthorn.

What's Your Middle Name?
May 26th, 2020

Question of the Week: What’s Your Middle Name?

By Sophie Kihm

Question of the Week is back, and today we’re asking: what’s your middle name? Do you have a mega-popular middle such as Elizabeth or Michael, or something unique to you?

Baby Boy On Floor With Toy Dog
May 24th, 2020

Old Man Names Get a New Lease of Life

By Emma Waterhouse

Old man names for babies are finally following their female counterparts into the spotlight. Find out where your name style falls on the cool-clunky scale!

quirky sports names
May 22nd, 2020

Quirky Sports Names Inspire Superfans

By Clare Green

Sports fans are naming their babies after not only their favorite players, but also special places, teams and even songs.