Category: Baby Name News

Celebrity Baby Names: News of the week

by Emma Waterhouse

This week’s celebrity baby name news includes two routes to standout starbaby names, plus there’s the trend for human-sounding brand names, and a look at the fleeting phenomenon that is baby name popularity in the 21st century…

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Newest Baby Names: October Berrybabies

by Linda Rosenkrantz

Looking at the newest baby names entered on the Birth Announcement Forum in October, one theme stood out: the challenge of finding the perfect name and the thrill when it was finally arrived at.

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Cool Modern Names in the News

By Emma Waterhouse

This week’s name news includes a host of starbaby girls with cool modern monikers, namesake naming at its best (and weirdest), and the secret to choosing a winning name…

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Top Baby Names 2020

baby names 2020

by Pamela Redmond

The top baby names 2020 feature a host of names that went virtually unused a generation ago. These include newly-minted names, rediscovered antiques, plus names imported from around the world.

We predict 2020’s top baby names by calculating which names saw the biggest increases in interest from Nameberry readers so far this year compared with last year.

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Names for November Babies

By Meagan Burke

Names for November babies might relate to the number nine, which is drawn from the name of the month itself. November comes from the Latin word “novem” meaning nine, as it was originally the ninth month in the Roman calendar.

November baby names may also be drawn from November symbols such as the topaz birthstone or the Thanksgiving holiday, or from important people and events associated with the month. Let’s look to past Novembers for notable name inspiration.

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