Baby Names

Baby names are the overall focus of all the news and features on Nameberry. Our news stories cover the latest popular baby names, analysis of baby name trends, and news on baby girl names and baby boy names. We bring you all the news on baby names as it happens.

Four Elements Baby Names Are Grounded in Nature
Mon Apr 22 2024

Four Elements Baby Names Are Grounded in Nature

Earth, air, fire, and water inspire a class of subtle nature names tied to the classical elements.
150+ Fresh European Baby Girl Names
Sun Apr 21 2024

150+ Fresh European Baby Girl Names

These girls' names hail from a wide range of European countries, from Ireland to Iceland, Portugal to Poland. What they have in common is a stylish European flavor that will be in good taste anywhere.
10 Baby Name Trends of 2024
Sun Apr 21 2024

10 Baby Name Trends of 2024

Baby name trends for 2024 reflect parents' values, aesthetics, and identities, coinciding with a society-wide shift in parenting. Discover 10 of our top trend forecasts for the year ahead.
250+ Best Gender-Neutral Names A-Z
Sat Apr 20 2024

250+ Best Gender-Neutral Names A-Z

Gender-neutral names are more stylish than ever — but what are the best unisex names for babies today? Read on for our expertly curated list of the best gender-neutral baby names from A-Z, featuring names in a broad range of styles, origins, and popularity levels.
Taurus Names Embrace Earthiness
Fri Apr 19 2024

Taurus Names Embrace Earthiness

Taurus baby names reference the earth, spring, the color green, the flower violet, and the meaning strength, all symbols for the sign of Taurus.
April Baby Names Bring Us Down to Earth
Mon Apr 01 2024

April Baby Names Bring Us Down to Earth

April baby names are grounding and remind us of the natural elements of life and seasonal celebrations. We give you the best names for April babies in our full guide.
Easter Names: the Ultimate Guide
Sun Mar 31 2024

Easter Names: the Ultimate Guide

Easter names are Springy, symbolic, and spiritual. They include common names connected to nature, such as Lily and Willow, as well as rare names with meanings related to rabbits, rebirth, palms — even eggs!
24 Winter Babyberries Kick Off 2024
Sat Mar 30 2024

24 Winter Babyberries Kick Off 2024

The winter of 2024 has brought along 24 Babyberry birth announcements with gorgeous names to match, including 13 baby girls and 11 baby boys.
Sibling Names: The Ultimate Guide
Fri Mar 29 2024

Sibling Names: The Ultimate Guide

The definitive guide to sibling names, including what to consider when naming siblings, popular names for siblings, and unique sibling names.
Baseball Names Hit It Out of the Park
Thu Mar 28 2024

Baseball Names Hit It Out of the Park

For the new Major League season, we pitch a long list of baseball-related names and nicknames, some more wearable than others.
Why Aries Are Ambitious Namers
Wed Mar 27 2024

Why Aries Are Ambitious Namers

Aries namers are passionate, competitive, and fearless. They are drawn to impactful names that push boundaries. Read all about Aries namers here.
One-of-a-Kind Baby Names Stand Out
Tue Mar 26 2024

One-of-a-Kind Baby Names Stand Out

One-of-a-kind baby names are truly unique. We have 250+ names that nobody (really, nobody) is using, and could be right for your baby.
Indian Color Names Celebrate Holi
Mon Mar 25 2024

Indian Color Names Celebrate Holi

Explore the rainbow of Hindu names with colorful meanings, just in time for Holi.
British Names That Never Crossed the Pond (But Should)
Sun Mar 24 2024

British Names That Never Crossed the Pond (But Should)

These English baby names rank among the Top 1000 in the UK but are rarely used in the US. If you're looking for undiscovered options that strike the perfect balance of familiar and uncommon... here they are!
Aries Baby Names Catch Fire
Wed Mar 20 2024

Aries Baby Names Catch Fire

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.
250+ Best Boy Names A-Z
Tue Mar 19 2024

250+ Best Boy Names A-Z

Explore the coolest boy names A-Z. Read on for an alphabetical A-Z list of the coolest boy names right now, encompassing a range of styles, origins and popularity levels.
Old Money Names That Will Make You Feel Rich
Fri Mar 15 2024

Old Money Names That Will Make You Feel Rich

Old money names are quirky and historic choices that are so out of style, they're actually in. These names will make you feel like you come from the upper echelons— whether or not you actually have old money.
Fanciful Girl Names Go Over-the-Top
Thu Mar 14 2024

Fanciful Girl Names Go Over-the-Top

Fanciful girl names are long, feminine, and on the rise. We look at the top elaborate names for girls, as well as over-the-top choices that nobody is using.
1930s Names Making a Comeback
Mon Mar 11 2024

1930s Names Making a Comeback

What names are in line to be the next to be revived? Following the 100 Year Rule, we look at the names that peaked in the 1930s to find the best candidates for resurrection.
20 Questions Every Baby Namer Should Ask
Sat Mar 09 2024

20 Questions Every Baby Namer Should Ask

With ever-increasing baby name options, you need a way to narrow the search — fast. Answer these 20 questions every baby namer should ask to find a description of your perfect name in five minutes or less.
Celebrity Baby Name Tattoos
Thu Mar 07 2024

Celebrity Baby Name Tattoos

Celebrities who have paid tribute to their children with baby name tattoos — from conventional to crazy.
The Baby Names That Should Be on Everyone's List
Wed Mar 06 2024

The Baby Names That Should Be on Everyone's List

The names that should be on everyone's list for 2024 are the most stylish up-and-coming choices for the year ahead. We've identified 50 names — sourced from our Nameberry popularity charts, celebrity birth announcements, movies and television shows, and of course, our own intuition — that feel just right for 2024 babies.
Baby Names Before 1850
Wed Feb 28 2024

Baby Names Before 1850

What did parents name their children before official records began? Records from a hundred years ago show that the choices go far beyond John and Mary — and some of them could inspire you today.
Why Pisces Are Romantic Namers
Mon Feb 26 2024

Why Pisces Are Romantic Namers

Pisces namers are creative, spiritual, and romantic. They are drawn to meaningful names with a unique twist. Read all about Pisces namers here.
200 Best Twin Boy Names 2024
Fri Feb 23 2024

200 Best Twin Boy Names 2024

Good twin boy names have the right strength, style, and vibe for this year. We've gathered our top 100 sets of twin names for boys — 200 names total — that fit the bill. Styles such as Southern twin boy names and badass twin boy names are featured here, along with unique twin boy names, and even matching twin boy names!