Historic Names

August 11th, 2019

Cool Character Names: Secret Shakespeareans

By Linda Rosenkrantz

There are some wonderfully cool character names among the boy players in Shakespeare’s plays.

July 23rd, 2019

Sunny Names for Leo Babies

By Sophie Kihm

Sunny name choices for babies born under the sign of Leo, from Aurelia to Tybalt.

July 14th, 2019

Ancient Greek Names That Work Today

By Sophie Kihm

Here are 14 ancient Greek names of deities and historic figures that could work for a child of today.

July 3rd, 2019

July 4th Birthday Babes

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Some notable celebrities who share their birthday with America’s.

June 27th, 2019

Notable Namesake Names of July

By Sophie Kihm

First ladies, astronauts, writers and inventors all make notable namesakes for a July babe.

June 10th, 2019

Deep Baby Names: Let’s get philosophical!

By Linda Rosenkrantz

by Linda Rosenkrantz Not many parents dream of their kids growing up to be philosophers.  And yet there’s something to be said for namesakes who have pondered the universe, searching for meaning: the big thinkers with big ideas. These philosopher names come from a diversity of periods and cultures. And if some of them sound too […]

June 2nd, 2019

15+ Cool Names for June Babes

By Sophie Kihm

Cool names for June babies include those inspired by the rose and the pearl, June’s birth flower and birthstone, and by Marilyn Monroe and other notable June babies.

May 24th, 2019

Memorial Day Namesakes: Alburtus to Loyola

By Linda Rosenkrantz

A celebration of notable namesakes born in the year of the first Memorial Day

May 14th, 2019

Classic Baby Names: Current comebacks

By Abby Sandel

Which classic baby names came back in 2018?

April 29th, 2019

May Baby Names: Perfect for a springtime babe

By Sophie Kihm

A springtime bouquet of May baby names, from May and Maia to Emerson and Esmeralda