Nature, Place and Word Name News

spring baby names
March 19th, 2020

Spring Baby Names Inspire Optimism

By Pamela Redmond

Spring baby names that embody the fresh, green, uplifting feeling of the season may help dispel the gloom of this particular spring.

unique word names
March 11th, 2020

200 Unique Word Names You Won’t Find Anywhere Else

By Emma Waterhouse

Put that dictionary down! We’ve crowdsourced 200 wonderfully unique word names for babies, from Aviatrix to Zeal. See our pick of the bunch here.

Short baby names
March 6th, 2020

Celebrities Love Short Names, and So Do We!

By Clare Green

Short names are flavor of the month for starbabies, and we love them too. Here are 12 different styles of mini-names to consider.

march baby names
March 2nd, 2020

March Baby Names Let The Sunshine In!

By Emma Waterhouse

In like a lion, out like a lamb. March baby names usher in the spring, so fresh nature names abound in our round-up of the best names for March babies.

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.

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.

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 […]

October 16th, 2019

Wonderful Word Names in this week’s name news

By Clare Green

This week’s news includes wild word names, new Kardashian names, and how to deal with people asking what you’re calling your baby.

September 29th, 2019

Color Names for Babies

By Linda Rosenkrantz

A gorgeous array of colors in the purple range–from Lilac to Lavender to Iolanthe.

September 20th, 2019

Autumn Baby Names: The most brilliant color names

By Linda Rosenkrantz

The brilliant colors of autumn’s changing leaves provide great baby name inspiration!