Baby Name News

Pamela Redmond
March 29th, 2020

Dear Readers, We See You

By Pamela Redmond

I was writing a note to Nameberry’s editorial staff yesterday, commending them on the great job they’re doing covering baby naming in the age of coronavirus, when I realized I needed to say something to you too. I needed to acknowledge how different the experience of naming a baby is right now from how it’s […]

baby name corona
March 28th, 2020

Babies Named Corona Are No Joke

By Katherine Morna Towne

Babies named Corona may seem far-fetched in the midst of the current coronavirus crisis, but there’s a long history of disaster-inspired baby names.

Name Guru to the Stars
March 24th, 2020

Name Guru to the Stars: Predicting Names for Babies Bloom and Bynes

By Sophie Kihm

See what’s in the stars for Katy Perry, Amanda Bynes, and more celebs with the Name Guru to the Stars celebrity baby name predictions.

Aries baby names
March 20th, 2020

Aries Baby Names Catch Fire

By Sophie Kihm

Aries baby names are hot hot hot! Much like the people born with an Aries sun sign, names for Aries babies possess moxie, courage, and whole lot of fire.

liberal conservative baby names
March 12th, 2020

Liberal and Conservative Baby Names Toe the Party Line

By Sophie Kihm

What makes some names conservative and others liberal? We look at the most partisan baby names for girls and boys and analyze the trends.

Celebrity baby name tattoos
March 9th, 2020

Celebrity Parents Honor Children with Baby Name Tattoos

By Sophie Kihm

Celebrities who have paid tribute to their children with baby name tattoos—from conventional to crazy.

Short baby names
March 6th, 2020

Celebrities Love Short Names, and So Do We!

By Clare Green

Short names are flavor of the month for starbabies, and we love them too. Here are 12 different styles of mini-names to consider.

february birth announcements
March 5th, 2020

This Is How You Name Multiples In Style!

By Emma Waterhouse

Nameberry’s February birth announcements include one set of superbly named twin boys and two (!!) sets of triplets. It’s a masterclass in naming multiples!

Fairy tale baby names
March 3rd, 2020

Fairy Tale Names Cast Magic Spell

By Sophie Kihm

Looking for a baby name with an extra bit of enchantment? Consider one of these unique baby names from fairy tales.

girl holds a bunch of daffodils
February 26th, 2020

Welsh Names Celebrate St David’s Day

By Clare Green

Looking for a Welsh name that’s usable and deserves more love? We’ve picked 30 of the best.