Baby Name Popularity News

top christmas baby names
December 24th, 2019

Top Christmas Baby Names, Ranked!

By Pamela Redmond

these are the top-ranked baby names for children born at Christmas.

top baby names 2019
December 21st, 2019

Nameberry’s Top Baby Names 2019

By Pamela Redmond

The top baby names of 2019 on Nameberry feature Olivia and Milo at Number 1. Names making the biggest leaps up Nameberry’s 2019 popularity list are Frankie for baby girls and Acacius for baby boys.

December 19th, 2019

Brilliant Baby Names You’re REALLY Using

By Emma Waterhouse

Another year, another batch of utterly brilliant Babyberry names! So far this year, 175 new arrivals have been announced by our international community of friends and followers: 105 girls and 70 boys.

top baby names of the 2010s
December 17th, 2019

Top Baby Names of the 2010s Released

By Pamela Redmond

The top baby names of the decade have been released by the Social Security Administration, with Emma leading the list for girls and Noah Number 1 for boys.

December 17th, 2019

Unique Baby Names: Fresh From the Faroes

By Emma Waterhouse

What’s hot in the Faroe Islands? Well… not much, if you’re talking about the weather! This autonomous Danish territory, located in the North Atlantic about halfway between Norway and Iceland, reaches a mean temperature of just 50°F during the summer months. But if it’s unique and unconventional baby names you’re interested in, the recently released […]

nonbinary baby names
December 16th, 2019

Their Name is Nonbinary

By Pamela Redmond

Nonbinary names, used nearly equally for baby boys and girls, seem especially appropriate in the Year of They.

Celeb Trends 2019
December 12th, 2019

Baby Names Trending in Hollywood

By Sophie Kihm

Celebrities, like with everything else, are tastemakers when it comes to baby names. They set the tone for what’s hot and what’s not, and their choices in names are often the mainstream hits of years to come. We saw many cool celebrity baby names in 2019 with potential to become the hot names of 2020. […]

VSCO girl
December 11th, 2019

What’s in a VSCO Girl Name?

By Sophie Kihm

VSCO girls dominated pop culture in 2019. They popularized natural beauty products, told us all to save the turtles, and somehow even propelled Crocs back into fashion. But unless you know Gen Z girls, you might not completely understand the concept of a VSCO girl. In fact, in Google’s report of their top searches on […]

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.

2010s baby names
December 10th, 2019

These 100+ Names Defined the Decade

By Pamela Redmond

Nameberry analyzes the names on the Top 1000 at the turn of this decade vs. ten years ago and identifies the trends of the 2010s.