Nature, Place and Word Name News
Baby names drawn from nature, from places, and from words are the focus of these news stories and analysis on the latest trends and popularity statistics.
Mon Sep 27 2021
Tamil Baby Names Honor Heritage
Tamil baby names are rich in history and heritage. Discover a selection of the best authentic Tamil names with positive meanings here!
Mon Aug 02 2021
Summer Babyberries Born from Nature
Nameberry’s July birth announcements are in, and our members’ beautiful picks over the past month are brimming with natural connections to the earth and sky.
Thu Jul 22 2021
Four Elements Baby Names Are Grounded in Nature
Earth, air, fire, and water inspire a class of subtle nature names tied to the classical elements.
Thu Jul 08 2021
Water Names Make a Splash
Dive into a refreshing pool of names inspired by oceans, lakes, rivers and more, perfect for your water babe.
Mon Jun 21 2021
Rose Alternatives: Fresh Twists on a Classic
There are as many varieties of Rose names as there are varieties of roses, from Rosanna to Rosalie to Primrose to Briar Rose, all ripe for the picking.
Tue Jun 01 2021
June Baby Names Welcome the Summer!
June baby names include sweet summery choices meaning sun and sea, as well as names that celebrate June's most famous figures, feasts, and festivals.
Mon May 31 2021
Secret Nature Names Bring the Outside In
Secret nature names are the outdoorsy choices with a more subtle connection to the natural world. They still feel fresh and appealing, but they hide their secret nature behind a cool or classic exterior.
Thu Apr 29 2021
Short Names: the Ultimate Guide
Short names pack a lot of punch into just a few letters. Here are nine different styles of mini-name to consider, whether you're more into John, June or Jax.
Mon Apr 19 2021
Flower Names for Girls: The Ultimate Guide
Flower names for girls never go out of style! Here are our picks for the brightest and best floral names for girls right now.
Sun Apr 04 2021
Easter Names: The Ultimate Guide
Easter names are Springy, symbolic, and spiritual. They include common names connected to nature, such as Lily and Willow, as well as rare names with meanings related to rabbits, rebirth, palms — even eggs!
Tue Mar 02 2021
March Baby Names Let The Sunshine In!
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.
Mon Feb 22 2021
Maori Names Take the Stage
Māori names range from cool international favorites like Ari and Maia to rare gems like Aroha and Matui. We round up some of the best Māori baby names and their meanings.
Tue Feb 16 2021
Mardi Gras Names Let The Good Times Roll!
A parade of names celebrating the fun and pageantry of the New Orleans carnival, and all things Louisiana. Laissez les bons temps rouler!
Thu Dec 24 2020
Christmas Baby Names: The Ultimate Guide
Christmas names for a Yuletide baby are a great way to honor the special season of their birth. Here’s our ultimate guide to the best festive baby names.
Sat Nov 28 2020
Arctic Baby Names are Ice-Cool
A snowfall of wonderful names evocative of Arctic nature, weather and places.
Thu Nov 12 2020
What Is Your Favorite Day Name?
Day names are trending following Rupert Grint’s cute announcement of daughter Wednesday’s name. See our full list, and tell us which day name YOU love best!
Tue Nov 10 2020
Brand Names Become Baby Names
Brand name or baby name? They’re both! Take a look at the baby names that were inspired by popular brand names in 2019 — some of them might surprise you.
Mon Nov 09 2020
Flower Name Meanings Hold Secrets
Flower name meanings hold secrets related to friendship and love that Victorians used to convey hidden messages.
Thu Nov 05 2020
What’s Your International City Name?
International city names have distinct personalities — which one matches yours? Take our quiz to discover the city name that’s right for you.
Tue Oct 27 2020
21 Brand-New Nature Names
From Nameberry’s constantly growing database, the newest nature names to be added.
Tue Oct 06 2020
Fall’s Biggest Name Trend: Econames
Hot new trend alert! Econames is the latest Fall fad, and we’re talking about all the top choices from Branch to Bear to Bay.
Sun Sep 27 2020
Night Names are Heavenly
Night names take their cues from the stars, moon, and mythological deities of the night sky. Explore our guide to 100+ nighttime baby names.
Wed Jul 01 2020
200 Unique Word Names You Won’t Find Anywhere Else
Unique word names you won't find anywhere else, crowd-sourced from the Berries.
Fri Jun 12 2020
Beach Baby Names Have Summer Spirit
Beachy baby names are perfect for beach lovers and sun worshippers. These beach-related baby names reference sand, seas, sun, and summer.
Thu Apr 23 2020
Word Names You Won’t Believe
Where will the craze for turning words into baby names end? Nowhere, as these outrageous choices prove.