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December 5th, 2019

Coolest Celebrity Names of 2019

By Linda Rosenkrantz

2019 celebrity names included a British royal, a Reality royal and many other cool choices, from Birdie Mae to Story Grey.

December 4th, 2019

Baby Yoda, meet Baby Yara

By Emma Waterhouse

From (Baby) Yoda to Yara, a look at the pop culture-inspired names that have gone from zero to hero faster than you can say Khaleesi.

December 3rd, 2019

Traditional Boy Names with a Wow Factor

By Abby Sandel

The Name Sage helps this mom find a traditional name with a wow factor for the baby brother of Augusten Emery Axel.

Winter Weather Baby Names
December 3rd, 2019

New Winter Storm Names Set Cool Tone

By Sophie Kihm

The 2019-2020 roster of winter storm names, as chosen by The Weather Channel, are a fashionable bunch. The choices range from charming vintage names, including Mabel and Pearl, to contemporary favorites, such as Kade and Nash.

Top Baby Names Japan 2019
December 2nd, 2019

Japan Announces New Top Baby Names

By Sophie Kihm

Japan’s top baby names for 2019 are Rin for girls and Ren for boys, according to a new list released by Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Co.

Divisive Baby Names
December 2nd, 2019

Study Ranks Most Controversial Names

By Sophie Kihm

A British parenting website has determined the UK’s Top 10 most divisive names for girls and boys. Chloe tops the charts on the girls’ side, with parents arguing over whether it is “sophisticated and upmarket” or “downmarket and Essex.” Jaxon and spelling variation Jaxxon were most controversial for boys. Parents in favor claim the name is “sharp and contemporary,” while critics assert it’s “not spelled properly.”

December 1st, 2019

Classic Baby Names Return to Nameberry

By Linda Rosenkrantz

A mix of classic and contemporary names in this month’s berrybaby arrivals, from Kenneth to Elodie.

November 28th, 2019

Influencers Inspire December Baby Names

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Baby name inspiration from the young social media and other cool Influencers of today–all of them born in December

family names
November 27th, 2019

Family Names Getting More Adventurous

By Pamela Redmond

Thanksgiving means family…and family names. Here’s our ultimate guide to choosing the newest, most creative names with family meaning.

November 26th, 2019

Teddi Mellencamp Needs a Name for her Daughter!

By Sophie Kihm

Teddi Mellencamp Arroyave has put the call out on Instagram—she needs help choosing a name for her baby! Teddi Mellencamp—daughter of rockstar John Mellencamp and current cast member of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills—is expecting a baby girl with her husband Edwin Arroyave. The couple have a seven-year-old daughter named Slate Angel and a […]