Articles by Nick
Heroes vs Villains in Baby Name Land
Could it be that baby namers are preferring villainous names to those of heroes?
Inventive Baby Names for your Tech-Savvy Tot
Inventive inventor and other tech-savvy baby names.
Presidents Day Baby Names: The Veeps
The most interesting vice presidents’ names in US history–see if you agree with Nick Turner’s faves..
Coming Attractions: New Star Wars Names
Cassian? Lyra? Bodhi? Which names from the new Star Wars movie will get a baby name bounce?
Nickname Names: Johnny be gone
When did you last see Chuck or Dick or Johnny on a birth certificate? Nick Turner charts the downward course of several vintage nickname names–including his own.
90s Pop Icon Names
Our search for pop culture name inspirations takes us down Memory Lane to the 1990s.
April Fool! Fun and games with baby names
For April Fools Day, let’s have some fun and games with baby names!
Presidential Names: Sometimes losers have winning names
Adlai, Silas, Strom–some of the best named candidates lost out at the polls.
Sassy Double-Syllable Names for Girls
How have these peppy, high-stepping girls’ nickname names like Lulu and Coco fared over the years? You might be surprised!
Top Brand Baby Names: From Audi to ESPN
Nick Turner analyzes the impact of corporate brands on baby names.