International 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!

Irish baby names
October 15th, 2020

Irish Baby Names: Rare in the US

By Emma Waterhouse

These rare Irish baby names are all well loved in their native land, but virtually unknown outside of it. And, crucially, all are simple to say and spell!

canadian names
October 11th, 2020

Canadian Names Unite the Nation

By Clare Green

Canada’s baby name data can be elusive, but we’ve rounded up the favorites in each province, and the best claimants to be the top Canadian names.

European names
October 8th, 2020

150+ European Baby Girl Names

By Pamela Redmond

These girls’ names hail from a wide range of European countries, from Ireland to Russia, Spain to Sweden. What they have in common is a stylish European flavor that will be in good taste anywhere.

spanish word names
September 25th, 2020

Spanish Word Names Beyond Cruz and Cielo

By Clare Green

From nature to royalty, names inspired by Spanish words are a trend waiting to take off.

top 100 baby names
September 15th, 2020

Top 100 Baby Names Showdown!

By Emma Waterhouse

Is your taste in baby names more British or American? We compare and contrast the recently released Top 100 baby names in each region to find out!

Top Baby Names 2019 UK
August 26th, 2020

Top Baby Names in the UK for 2019

By Clare Green

Oliver and Olivia keep their crowns in England and Wales, and princely Louis is on the rise.

rare international names
July 23rd, 2020

150+ Rare International Names to Discover

By Emma Waterhouse

Rare international names abound in this list of intriguing unknown names suggested by our members! Discover 150+ unique names from all around the world.

illegal baby names
July 7th, 2020

Illegal Baby Names Banned Around the World

By Sophie Kihm

These illegal baby names are so outrageous, they wound up in court.

Australian baby names
June 5th, 2020

Top Baby Names in Australia Show Unique Style

By Clare Green

Aussie parents show their love for short names, laid-back nicknames, and the royal family.