Articles by Clare Green

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.

sports baby names
May 15th, 2020

Sports Hero Names Kick Off Trends

By Clare Green

From Baker to Zion, these names have inspired thousands of sport-loving parents.

baby name surprises
May 8th, 2020

Your Biggest Baby Name Surprises

By Clare Green

Unexpected nicknames, mispronunciation…once you’ve chosen your child’s name, it takes on a surprising life of its own.

fairy baby names
May 1st, 2020

Fairy Names are Magical for May Day

By Clare Green

These magicial baby names are inspired by fairies, elves, pixies and other mythical creatures, from Shakespeare to Disney.

rare baby names
April 24th, 2020

These Rare Names Are Still in the Charts…Just

By Clare Green

Before the 2019 name data come out, we pay a final tribute to the rarest names on the current charts. Will they hang on for another year?

positive word names
April 17th, 2020

Positive Word Names Lift the Spirits

By Clare Green

From Joy to Jazz, these word names are fresh, uplifting, and positively in style.

Names with a Bo sound
April 9th, 2020

“Bo” Names are Booming

By Clare Green

From Bodhi to Beaumont, this is one of the hottest sounds in baby names.

vintage baby names 1920s
April 6th, 2020

These Vintage Names Sound New Again

By Clare Green

Vintage names popular a century ago are coming back into style.

Baby wrapped in tartan blanket scarf
March 26th, 2020

Scotland’s Top Baby Names Show Latest Trends

By Clare Green

What’s hot with the Scots, and unique names Scottish parents are using.

A Little Girl Leaps With Abandon In The Light Of The Setting Sun
March 21st, 2020

Names Meaning Hope Shine a Light

By Clare Green

With optimistic meanings like hope, light and happiness, these baby names represent better things to come.