Family Name News

January 7th, 2020

Dazzling December Babyberry Names

By Emma Waterhouse

It’s our favorite time of the month again! Looking back through the beautiful baby names chosen by our members in December, it’s striking that so many of them were settled upon after that first precious meeting. Sometimes, babies just seem to name themselves (and didn’t they do a fantastic job?) Among the gorgeous girl names […]

December 18th, 2019

Celtic Baby Names SOS

By Abby Sandel

The Name Sage to the rescue: Helping this family with very specific specifications!

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November 27th, 2019

Family Names Getting More Adventurous

By Pamela Redmond

Thanksgiving means family…and family names. Here’s our ultimate guide to choosing the newest, most creative names with family meaning.

November 7th, 2019

Newest Baby Names: October Berrybabies

By Linda Rosenkrantz

The latest baby names announced on Nameberry include girls named Verity and Anouk and boys name Barnabas and Sullivan.

September 17th, 2019

Surname Names for Boys: Help wanted!

By Abby Sandel

The Name Sage is called upon to help find a boy name for this family’s sixth child. Check out her suggestions and vote on the poll!

May 28th, 2019

Dad Names: Updates for Alpha Babes

By Sophie Kihm

How to transform a Millennial dad name into a cool name for a modern Alpha generation boy.

May 7th, 2019

Mom Names: Lady Gaga’s Mama and more!

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Our annual Mother’s day salute to celebrities’ moms with fantastic names!

April 30th, 2019

Sibsets: Finding a name for baby #3

By Abby Sandel

The Name Sage helps find the perfect sibset name for baby number 3.

December 4th, 2018

Blending Baby Names for a Modern Brady Bunch Family

By Abby Sandel

The Name Sage offers her advice for a newly blended family. Vote on the poll!

November 1st, 2018

Great Anglo-American Baby Names for Harry and Meghan

By Eleanor Nickerson

Our British name authority Eleanor Nickerson offers her enlightened opinions on the leading baby name favorite possibilities for Meghan and Harry’s baby.