Name Image News

January 13th, 2020

Top Telegraph Names of 2019 Released

By Emma Waterhouse

Welcome to the world, Paloma Violet Sheherazade and Hippolyte Jean Simon! British broadsheet newspaper The Telegraph is famed for its wonderful, whimsical, oh-so-British baby name announcements. There’s even a long-running Nameberry Forums thread dedicated to the subject.

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November 19th, 2019

Survey Reveals the Naughtiest Names

By Pamela Redmond

A new study picks the naughtiest and nicest children’s names, but they missed some of the most obvious examples, like Danger and Rowdy.

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October 27th, 2019

Baby Names That Mean Red

By Pamela Redmond

Names that mean red were the prime requirement for my baby name search. Here are some options for boys, girls, and both.

October 24th, 2019

Bewitching Baby Names: Happy Halloween!

By Linda Rosenkrantz

For Halloween and beyond, ten bewitching witch names drawn from movies and TV.

October 22nd, 2019

New Geek Chic Names For Girls

By Emma Waterhouse

Here are the newest geek-chic names for girls, from Albertine to Winifred.

October 21st, 2019

New Geek Chic Names For Boys

By Emma Waterhouse

Whether you call them hipster, nerdy, funky-clunky or Grandpa names, there’s no denying that geek chic names for boys are cool.

October 17th, 2019

Ghost Names for Babies

By Sophie Kihm

To celebrate Halloween here are ten scary real-life ghost names for babies.

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October 14th, 2019

Sister and Brother Names

By Pamela Redmond

A lot of the trendiest names today have both female and male counterparts, so if you’re attracted to a certain sound or style, you can use whichever version fits your baby’s gender. Here, over 100 examples of the phenomena.

October 8th, 2019

16 Super Superhero Baby Names

By Linda Rosenkrantz

16 fantastic superhero names for boys and girls, from Arrow to Onyx to Zuri.

October 7th, 2019

Best Boy Names Starting with C

By Linda Rosenkrantz

There are so many boy names starting with C! Here we break down the best of the best.