Baby Name Popularity News

top scottish names
November 30th, 2020

The Top Scottish Names You Never Hear

By Emma Waterhouse

The top Scottish baby in Scotland might surprise you! From Struan to Vaila, these uniquely Scottish names are little known elsewhere.

uncommon girl names
November 17th, 2020

Transforming Top to Uncommon Girl Names

By Sophie Kihm

If you’ve always wanted to name your daughter Olivia or Sophia or Charlotte, only to see your favorite name “ruined” by its rise to the top of the popularity list, we have a solution. Or rather, 100 of them.

hottest names 2020
October 18th, 2020

The Hottest Names of 2020

By Clare Green

We analyzed the fastest-growing names in our database. Here are the results!

baby name influencers
October 9th, 2020

Top Baby Name Influencers 2020

By Sophie Kihm

Stars and their children are the top baby name influencers of 2020. See the most influential celebrity-related names of the year, from Archie to Zendaya.

names starting with Z
October 2nd, 2020

The Hottest Z Names of 2020

By Clare Green

Zuko, Zira and other Z names are zipping up the Nameberry charts

2020s name trends
September 18th, 2020

Baby Name Trends 2020

By Sophie Kihm

What’s next in baby names? We’ve identified the top 2020 name trends that will come to define the next decade in baby names.

lost names
September 17th, 2020

Lost Names Return to the Charts

By Clare Green

Meet the names that fell off the charts for decades, and are waiting to be rediscovered.

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!

names below the top 1000
September 10th, 2020

Best Baby Names Below the Top 1000

By Clare Green

Looking outside the box (or the charts) for a name? These are the under-the-radar gems you should know about.

new names in the top 1000
September 7th, 2020

Best New Baby Names in the Top 1000

By Emma Waterhouse

The latest baby names data is in, and there are 90 new names in the Top 1000! Find the full list of new entrants here, plus Nameberry’s pick of the bunch.