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Baby Name Trends of 2024
Tue Jan 02 2024

Baby Name Trends of 2024

Baby name trends for 2024 reflect parents' values, aesthetics, and identities, coinciding with a society-wide shift in parenting. Discover 10 of our top trend forecasts for the year ahead.
These Were the Top Baby Names of 2023
Mon Dec 04 2023

These Were the Top Baby Names of 2023

You read them, we rank them. Take a peek at the hottest names with parents-to-be right now, led by Luxury (really?) and Royal.
Top City Baby Names
Sat Nov 18 2023

Top City Baby Names

The top city baby names in the US are different from the top names in the country and distinct from each other.
The Most Mispronounced Names in the World?
Fri Oct 13 2023

The Most Mispronounced Names in the World?

What are the most mispronounced names in the world? The answers may surprise you. Find out the answers and see more baby name news in our monthly news round-up.
How Gen Z Is Your Name?
Fri Oct 06 2023

How Gen Z Is Your Name?

A new study by Nameberry reveals that Gen Z names, the most popular names for babies born from 1997 to 2012, are led by Emily and Jacob. Generation Z names are more diverse than any other generation that came before them, as the name pool expanded due to social and cultural forces.
How Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Are Leading Baby Name Trends
Wed Jun 28 2023

How Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Are Leading Baby Name Trends

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend have proven themselves celebrity baby naming champions for the fourth time by naming their newborn son Wren Alexander. Their choice is right on trend with a growing interest in unisex names for baby boys, according to an exclusive analysis by Nameberry.
Is the Secret to Succession in its Names?
Sat May 27 2023

Is the Secret to Succession in its Names?

Nameberry is going viral this weekend with our prediction for the outcome of Succession based on its...names. Does an unusual last name and the history of baseball offer the clue to who the successor will be, and why.
Top Names in Each State Revealed!
Sat May 20 2023

Top Names in Each State Revealed!

The most popular baby names by state for 2022 — see how they compare to Liam and Olivia, the most popular names nationally.
Pop Culture Influences Rising Baby Names
Mon May 15 2023

Pop Culture Influences Rising Baby Names

In a year where we consumed more media than ever before, pop-culture inspired names ruled for baby girls and boys.
Top Baby Names 2022 Announced!
Fri May 12 2023

Top Baby Names 2022 Announced!

The top baby names of 2022 are here! See the new Top 10 names for girls and boys, along with the fastest-rising and fastest-falling names of the year.
Rihanna's Baby Name Revealed!
Thu May 11 2023

Rihanna's Baby Name Revealed!

Two days before his first birthday, Rihanna and A$AP Rocky's son's name has been revealed. Find out the meaningful, musical moniker they gave their baby boy.
Khloe Kardashian Reveals Son's Name — Tatum Robert!
Fri May 05 2023

Khloe Kardashian Reveals Son's Name — Tatum Robert!

Khloe Kardashian's baby boy's name is finally revealed — Tatum Robert! Read all about this gender-neutral celebrity baby name and see how well it pairs with the other Kardashian kid names.
Top Dog Names 2022 Announced!
Fri Feb 03 2023

Top Dog Names 2022 Announced!

The most popular dog names of 2022 are in, and there's a new female dog name leading the pack! Read on for a deeper dive into statistics, trends, and more.
Top Baby Names 2021 Announced!
Fri May 06 2022

Top Baby Names 2021 Announced!

The most popular baby names of 2021 are here! See how the top choices stack up, and the names that have risen and fallen the fastest.
Weird Celebrity Baby Names
Thu Mar 10 2022

Weird Celebrity Baby Names

What are the weirdest celebrity baby names? The list is led by Grimes and Elon Musk's son X Æ A-XII and new daughter Exa Dark Sideræl, "Y." We take a look at all of the contenders in weird celebrity baby names.
Top Dog Names 2020 Announced!
Sat Aug 14 2021

Top Dog Names 2020 Announced!

The Top Dog names of 2020 have been revealed! Bella and Max take the lead once again — we dive into the statistics, trends, and more.
Meghan and Harry's Royal Baby Name: Lilibet Diana!
Sun Jun 06 2021

Meghan and Harry's Royal Baby Name: Lilibet Diana!

She's here! Welcome to the latest royal baby, Lilibet "Lili" Diana Mountbatten-Windsor. We have the inside scoop on her name.
Top Baby Names 2020 Revealed!
Fri May 07 2021

Top Baby Names 2020 Revealed!

The official top baby names of 2020 are here — Olivia and Liam hold on to the top spots!
Princess Eugenie’s Baby Name? Outguess the Guru and Win $400
Fri Feb 12 2021

Princess Eugenie’s Baby Name? Outguess the Guru and Win $400

What is Princess Eugenie’s baby name? She and Jack Brooksbank have welcomed their first child, a son, but his name is still a mystery. Enter our contest to guess the royal baby name!
Name Guru to the Stars: Predicting the Seventh Hanson Baby Name
Fri Dec 04 2020

Name Guru to the Stars: Predicting the Seventh Hanson Baby Name

We have the inside scoop on the sex of Natalie and Taylor Hanson’s seventh child, and our Name Guru to the Stars predicts the Hanson baby name. Plus, enter our contest for the chance to win $1000!
COVID Impacts Baby Names
Fri Nov 13 2020

COVID Impacts Baby Names

COVID baby names look different than baby names before. The results of our survey show how the pandemic has changed baby naming.
Pets Look Like Their Names
Tue Sep 22 2020

Pets Look Like Their Names

According to recent data, most people match pet names to personality or looks. We have names for dogs and cats of all sizes, colors, and personalities.
The Top Baby Names of 2019 Are Here!
Fri Sep 04 2020

The Top Baby Names of 2019 Are Here!

Say hello to the top baby names of 2019 — reigning champ Liam and newbie Olivia!
Pronouncing “Difficult” Names (and Why It Matters)
Sun Aug 23 2020

Pronouncing “Difficult” Names (and Why It Matters)

Name pronunciation (and mispronunciation) is a hot topic right now. We look at the context behind “difficult” names and why proper pronunciation matters.
Baby Name Synesthesia: Names Activate the Senses
Tue Aug 11 2020

Baby Name Synesthesia: Names Activate the Senses

Synesthetes may expereince words and names as colors or tastes. Here, Bernadette Sheridan and Donna Vaicels share their stories of baby name synesthesia.