Menu

Nameberry Style News

How I Named My Baby: Lucinda Maud
Wed Nov 30 2022

How I Named My Baby: Lucinda Maud

Rachel and Alex were down to a couple of names and looking for a sign to tell them which one would fit their daughter. When messages about Don Quixote appeared, they knew it was the sign to call their daughter Lucinda Maud.
Children's Books With Names in the Title
Fri Nov 25 2022

Children's Books With Names in the Title

It used to be pure luck to find your child's name featured in a storybook, but today there's greater representation — Carmela, Jabari, and Oona have their own book (or two)! See our favorite children's books with names in the title and shop our full collection of over 200 choices.
How I Named My Baby: Spencer James
Wed Nov 16 2022

How I Named My Baby: Spencer James

Clara and Alessandro faced a name dilemma — do they choose a Latinate name for their son to match his Brazilian and Italian heritage or a more American name that can be pronounced in all languages? They ultimately landed on Spencer James, which carries a fun connection to Clara's favorite TV show.
How I Named My Baby Shopping Guide
Fri Nov 04 2022

How I Named My Baby Shopping Guide

The top products recommended by parents interviewed for How I Named My Baby.
How I Named My Baby: Sparrow Elizabeth
Wed Nov 02 2022

How I Named My Baby: Sparrow Elizabeth

New Jersey couple Shannon and Tyler wanted their daughter to have a unique and aesthetically-pleasing name that matched their strong sense of style. Shannon's long-time favorite Sparrow rose to the top after signs that it was meant to be.
Younger Parents Most Adventurous Baby Namers
Mon Oct 17 2022

Younger Parents Most Adventurous Baby Namers

What are the most popular baby names by maternal age? We analyse our exclusive site statistics, plus international and state-specific data, to investigate how age influences our naming style.
Quiz: Berrify Your Name!
Thu Oct 13 2022

Quiz: Berrify Your Name!

Hey, Berry! We know your taste in baby names, but does your own name match Berry standards? Tell us about your Nameberry habits and we'll Berrify your name for you.
Latest Babyberry Names Radiate Cozy Charm
Sat Oct 01 2022

Latest Babyberry Names Radiate Cozy Charm

Twelve baby girls and twelve bouncing boys joined the Nameberry family in August and September, and their gorgeous names conjure up the perfect warm and fuzzy feeling for this time of year.
Best Personalized Products for Children
Fri Sep 16 2022

Best Personalized Products for Children

It's the golden age of personalized products — a custom blanket, book, or bath towel is just a click away. We've rounded up some of the best children's items that can be customized with their name — whether it's in the Top 10 or totally one-of-a-kind.
Midsummer Baby Names Dazzle and Delight
Mon Aug 01 2022

Midsummer Baby Names Dazzle and Delight

Our most recent Babyberry birth announcements are full of sweet and surprising choices perfect for the sunny summer season! From sleek summery names like Alba and Quill to dramatic rarities like Gwyniveth and Beowulf, read the stories behind them here.
The Most Popular Names of 2022, So Far
Sat Jun 25 2022

The Most Popular Names of 2022, So Far

Want to know which names parents are looking at right now? Our mid-year round up reveals what's hot this year.
How I Named My Baby: Rozella Jayne
Wed Jun 15 2022

How I Named My Baby: Rozella Jayne

Author Georgia Clark and her wife, business advisor Lindsay Ratowsky had the perfect name nailed down before their daughter was even a possibility. Rozella Jayne is a magical combination of family and cultural significance via both of her moms. We talk to Georgia about Rozella's name story and character names in her new novel, Island Time.
Spring Babyberry Names Are Fresh and Fun
Fri Jun 03 2022

Spring Babyberry Names Are Fresh and Fun

These are the newest additions to the Nameberry community, announced on our forums in April and May. And just like their season of birth, these babies’ creative names are brimming with freshness, fun and life.
100 Best Sci-Fi Names for Children
Sat Apr 30 2022

100 Best Sci-Fi Names for Children

Can science fiction names work in this world too? You bet. Many of our favorite characters have wonderful names, whether classic or modern, that have inspired parents and even kicked off trends. Here are our top 100 sci-fi names for your little intergalactic hero(ine).
These Are the Top Names of 2022 So Far
Thu Apr 28 2022

These Are the Top Names of 2022 So Far

Baby name popularity is of prime interest to expectant parents, but we won’t find out the official rankings until well into 2023 – not much use if you’re naming a baby this year! If you want to find out what names parents-to-be are considering now, check out our roundup of Nameberry’s most viewed girl and boy names of 2022 so far.
Top Nameberry Names Around the World Now
Mon Apr 11 2022

Top Nameberry Names Around the World Now

Ever wondered what names are popular with Nameberry visitors in your country? We crunch the latest numbers to reveal the most viewed names around the world right now.
Latest Babyberry Names Are Full of Love
Mon Apr 04 2022

Latest Babyberry Names Are Full of Love

The names chosen by our newest parents radiate love and positivity. Read the latest name announcements from our community and the sweet stories behind them.
10 Books Every Newborn Should Have
Thu Feb 10 2022

10 Books Every Newborn Should Have

The ten best books for your baby's first year, including long-standing classics and the latest and greatest books that belong on your baby's bookshelf.
January Babyberries Ring in the New Year
Mon Jan 31 2022

January Babyberries Ring in the New Year

Nameberry parents kicked off the new year in style with the bright, fresh, natural baby names chosen by our members in January.
How I Named My Baby: Olive Rebecca
Wed Jan 26 2022

How I Named My Baby: Olive Rebecca

For North Dakota couple Anna and Mitchell, naming their second daughter was a breeze. They decided on Olive Rebecca — two family names — before they were even pregnant, and kept it secret from the honorees. But what happened when their older daughter, Mara spilled the beans? We talk to Anna about Olive's name story.
Babyberry Names: Class of 2021
Mon Dec 20 2021

Babyberry Names: Class of 2021

As 2021 draws to a close, we celebrate the precious moments of love, joy and hope – and great names! – that Nameberry’s newest arrivals brought this year.
How I Named My Baby: Mercer Joaquin
Wed Nov 10 2021

How I Named My Baby: Mercer Joaquin

Allison and Roberto needed a cross-cultural boy name that worked in Spanish and English. Their secret? Look at French baby names. We spoke to Allison about how she and Roberto chose Mercer, and the very funny names their older daughters suggested.
Beautiful Babyberry Names of October
Mon Nov 01 2021

Beautiful Babyberry Names of October

Our members welcomed three times as many girls as boys in October, with sweet and spunky vintage girl names very much the flavor of the month. On the boys’ side, cool contemporary classics reigned supreme, paired with dramatic literary middles for added flair!
How I Named My Baby: Xander Steele
Wed Oct 27 2021

How I Named My Baby: Xander Steele

Kristen and Alex knew their son would have the middle name Steele, but what first name is cool enough to go with it? They chose Xander Steele for their son, born in April 2021. We talk to Kristen about the process of naming Xander.
The Fastest-Rising Names of 2021
Thu Oct 14 2021

The Fastest-Rising Names of 2021

Grab the toasting fork: these names are hot! The fastest-rising names on Nameberry give a glimpse of what we could see more of very soon. From Acacia to Zephyr, read our guide to the names and trends on everyone’s minds.