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vintage baby names 1920s
April 6th, 2020

These Vintage Names Sound New Again

By Clare Green

Vintage names popular a century ago are coming back into style.

how to name your baby in a time of crisis
April 4th, 2020

How to Name Your Baby in a Time of Crisis

By Sophie Kihm

The coronavirus pandemic is changing how parents think about baby names. Expectant parents across the globe are on the hunt for names with significant meanings in remembrance of this historic time.

top nameberry names
March 30th, 2020

Top Nameberry Names Reveal Future Trends

By Emma Waterhouse

We take a closer look at the most popular names on Nameberry right now, to pick out the baby names and trends we’re watching for 2020 and beyond.

dramatic heroine names
March 13th, 2020

Dramatic Heroine Names for Girls Rise Up!

By Emma Waterhouse

Dramatic heroine names are big, bold and beautiful – and they’re on the rise! We’ve rounded up 100 of the coolest choices, with the best badass namesakes.

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.

Fairy tale baby names
March 3rd, 2020

Fairy Tale Names Cast Magic Spell

By Sophie Kihm

Looking for a baby name with an extra bit of enchantment? Consider one of these unique baby names from fairy tales.

fashion baby names
February 28th, 2020

Fashion Runways Set Hottest New Name Trends

By Emma Waterhouse

High fashion baby names: inspired by Fashion Week, these are the top trends to look out for if you want to be stylishly ahead-of-the-curve (or not!)

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.

Irish baby names
February 11th, 2020

New Irish Names Go Global

By Sophie Kihm

These days parents are more willing to embrace a name that may pose a pronunciation challenge, and society, in turn, is more willing to learn how to pronounce them. We’ve got Saoirse and Eilish down pat, so what’s next?