Unisex Baby Name News

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December 16th, 2019

Their Name is Nonbinary

By Pamela Redmond

Nonbinary names, used nearly equally for baby boys and girls, seem especially appropriate in the Year of They.

November 26th, 2019

45 Rare Gender-Neutral Names Heating Up

By Emma Waterhouse

Gender-neutral names are getting so popular these days that we see dozens of rare and unique unisex picks finding new favor with parents. Lovers of unisex names can have trouble finding choices that aren’t overexposed, with familiar choices such as River (#197 for boys in 2018, and #244 for girls) and Rowan (#129 for boys, […]

October 9th, 2019

Celebrity Baby Names: Valentine and Valentina

By Clare Green

This week’s news includes announcements from two 90s pop icons, girls’ names honoring men, and spelling and pronunciation quandaries.

November 11th, 2018

Unisex Middle Names

By Emma Waterhouse

How a unisex name can be perfect for the middle spot.

October 25th, 2018

The Most Popular Baby Names of the Future

By Linda Rosenkrantz

We’ve looked back at the first ten years of Nameberry, now we look ahead to what we think the next decade will bring.

October 17th, 2018

10 Years, 10 Name Trends We Called

By Linda Rosenkrantz

We’ve made many predictions over the years–which do you think were prescient?

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October 15th, 2018

10 Years of Baby Names

By Pamela Redmond

Nameberry celebrates its tenth anniversary with a look at how baby names have changed in the past ten years.

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September 12th, 2018

Who gets to judge your baby’s name?

By Clare Green

This week’s name news includes a baby boy named Amber, triplet girls named after a car, and a comprehensive look at the name Paul.

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August 16th, 2018

Boys’ Names for Girls

By Pamela Redmond

Traditionally masculine names given to baby girls introduce a new kind of gender bending to baby names.

July 31st, 2018

Baby Names: The gender reshuffle

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Some fascinating new thoughts on the gender-bender debate.