Baby Names 2013: Our newest hot names

We’ve got our first count of popping baby names for 2013, and there are a lot of surprises on the list. Influences include television characters and romantic literary heroes, celebrity babies and classic jazz musicians. Here, Nameberry’s 13 hottest names for 2013…so far.


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The 60s-ish nickname-name Marnie had its first moment in the sun in the, well, 60s, when the eponymous Hitchcock movie came out, and now is enjoying an unlikely resurgence thanks to the Marnie character played by the lovely Allison Williams on HBO’s Girls, and to its choice by pop singer Lily Allen for her younger daughter. Interest in Marnie, a variation of a Hebrew name meaning rejoice, has shot up sevenfold on our site over the first quarter of last year.

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