Cool Baby Name News

surprisingly international baby names
October 25th, 2020

Surprisingly International Baby Names

By Emma Waterhouse

What are surprisingly international baby names? They’re names that are super-rare in the US, but have roots in multiple languages, and work in many more!

long baby names
September 28th, 2020

Long Baby Names: The Ultimate Guide

By Emma Waterhouse

Long baby names are the perfect match for shorter surnames, and come packed with nickname potential. See our favorite elaborate picks for boys and girls!

night names
September 27th, 2020

Night Names are Heavenly

By Sophie Kihm

Night names take their cues from the stars, moon, and mythological deities of the night sky. Explore our guide to 100+ nighttime baby names.

old-fashioned names
August 13th, 2020

Old-Fashioned Names Are New Again

By Linda Rosenkrantz

These once-dowdy names are among the fastest-rising in the US, the Olives and Oscars, the Sadies and Silases of tomorrow.

surfer baby names
July 14th, 2020

Surfer Names Make Waves

By Sophie Kihm

Surfer names evoke the summer season of sun, sand, and of course, surf. These surfer names work for baby girls and baby boys.

July baby names
July 2nd, 2020

July Baby Names Turn up the Heat

By Sophie Kihm

July baby names are some of the hottest around, relating to all things summer and sunshine, as well as notable events, figures, and holidays in July.

four syllable baby names
June 23rd, 2020

Four Syllable Baby Names Hot Right Now

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Four syllable baby names are very versatile and perfect for shorter surnames. Check out our picks for 80 of the coolest four syllable names right now!

june baby names
June 4th, 2020

June Baby Names Welcome the Summer!

By Emma Waterhouse

June baby names include sweet summery choices meaning sun and sea, as well as names which celebrate June’s most famous figures, feasts and festivals.

baby name Zelie
May 23rd, 2020

Best Cool, Unique Saints’ Names

By Katherine Morna Towne

There are so many saints’ names beyond the obvious–here are ten that are both unusual and cool.

100 best baby names 2020
May 18th, 2020

Best Baby Names 2020

By Emma Waterhouse

What are the best baby names for 2020? Here is Nameberry’s take on the 100 names that should be on every parent’s list right now.