Baby Name Trends News

2020s name trends
September 18th, 2020

Baby Name Trends 2020

By Sophie Kihm

What’s next in baby names? We’ve identified the top 2020 name trends that will come to define the next decade in baby names.

top 100 baby names
September 15th, 2020

Top 100 Baby Names Showdown!

By Emma Waterhouse

Is your taste in baby names more British or American? We compare and contrast the recently released Top 100 baby names in each region to find out!

new names in the top 1000
September 7th, 2020

Best New Names in the Top 1000

By Emma Waterhouse

The latest baby names data is in, and there are 90 new names in the Top 1000! Find the full list of new entrants here, plus Nameberry’s pick of the bunch.

modern christian names
August 21st, 2020

New Christian Names Blend Spirit and Style

By Clare Green

From Adonai to Zion, these names are stylish and meaningful.

old-fashioned names
August 13th, 2020

Old-Fashioned Names Are New Again

By Linda Rosenkrantz

These once-dowdy names are among the fastest-rising in the US, the Olives and Oscars, the Sadies and Silases of tomorrow.

new baby names
August 7th, 2020

New Baby Names: Catch Them While They’re Hot!

By Clare Green

These names are box-fresh and ready to use.

em baby names
August 6th, 2020

Em Baby Names Still Surprise!

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Em baby names don’t have to stop at Emma, Emily and Emmett! We’ve gathered 50+ uncommon and unique Em names for both sexes, which still have the wow factor.

names and maternal age
July 12th, 2020

Younger Parents Most Adventurous Baby Namers

By Emma Waterhouse

Offical US stats on popular baby names by maternal age are hard to come by, so we’ve used our own data to investigate how age influences our naming style.

most popular names 2020
June 28th, 2020

Most Popular Baby Names 2020…so far

By Pamela Redmond

The most popular baby names of 2020 feature two new winners, Luna and Milo, and one name whose popularity is faltering since the pandemic.

boy names ending in o
June 26th, 2020

Boy Names Ending in O Suit Every Style

By Clare Green

With options from Milo to Makaio to Maximiliano, there’s something for every style.