Meanings of Baby Names

names meaning fame and fortune
February 13th, 2020

These Names Mean Fame and Fortune

By Clare Green

Are you more likely to be a movie star if your name is Daniel or Katherine? A recent survey thinks so– and we’ve got more names with famous meanings.

moon names
February 12th, 2020

100 Magical Moon Names Rising

By Emma Waterhouse

Moon names for babies shouldn’t stop at Luna! We take a look at some of the best rare moon-inspired baby names for boys and girls, from Aruna to Umbriel.

Boy dressed up with devil horns
February 7th, 2020

Why Are Parents Choosing “Evil” Names?

By Clare Green

Names once considered off-limits, like Lucifer, are on the rise. Why do parents use them– and would you?

strong boy names
February 3rd, 2020

Strong Boy Names Mean Power

By Pamela Redmond

Here are more than 50 names for boys that connote strength, either through their literal meaning or their sound or image.

aquarius baby names
January 27th, 2020

Aquarius Baby Names

By E. Wittig

A wide menu of choices for your little Aquarian babe, from Lincoln to Violet.

January baby names
January 2nd, 2020

Names That Fit January Babies

By Sophie Kihm

Names for January babies include the names of famous namesakes like Anne Bronte or Jackson Pollack, names of presidents, and names that mean snow.

new year baby names
December 31st, 2019

These Names Say Happy New Year

By Linda Rosenkrantz

New Year baby names carry the messages and meanings associated with the new year: hope, dawn, newness and new beginnings.

December 19th, 2019

15 Great Nature Names for a Christmas Babe!

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Some wonderful nature names for a Christmas baby, from trees like Cedar and Cypress to the fragrant Lavender and Sage.

December 11th, 2019

These Cool Winter Baby Names Are Hot, Hot, Hot!

By Emma Waterhouse

Seasonal baby names: would you consider using one? Each year, the Office for National Statistics in England and Wales releases a month-by-month breakdown of the Top 10 baby names for boys and girls. The boys’ side is more or less constant, and so is the girls’… for eleven months of the year, at least.

Blue-Hued Baby Names
December 10th, 2019

Color of the Year Inspires Baby Names

By Sophie Kihm

Pantone, the authority on all things color, has announced that the 2020 color of the year is Classic Blue. This deep and calming hue evokes confidence, calmness, and dependability—virtues we covet for this upcoming decade! Prepare to see Classic Blue everywhere in 2020—in house paint, accessories, and yes, even baby names. Blue-hued baby names are […]