Unisex Baby Name News

gender neutral names
November 6th, 2020

Gender Neutral Names Changing Direction

By Sophie Kihm

Is Sage more likely to be a boy or a girl? Some surprising shifts in the directions of unisex names.

unisex surnames
November 1st, 2020

Unisex Surnames Have Universal Style

By Clare Green

100+ unisex surnames that are used as first names almost equally for boys and girls, making them both stylish and gender-neutral.

Nico Gianna & Jasper Graham
October 28th, 2020

How I Named My Babies: Nico Gianna & Jasper Graham

By Sophie Kihm

Alanna Shore, stay-at-home parent, and her husband Keith, artist and art director of Mikkeller Beer, live in Bucks County, Pennsylvania with their four children. In May they welcomed their latest arrivals, twins named Nico Gianna and Jasper Graham. Here, Alanna shares the story of how she and Keith named their babies.

surprisingly international baby names
October 25th, 2020

Surprisingly International Baby Names

By Emma Waterhouse

What are surprisingly international baby names? They’re names that are super-rare in the US, but have roots in multiple languages, and work in many more!

unisex names trending male
October 7th, 2020

31 Unisex Names for Boys

By Emma Waterhouse

Unisex baby names trending male don’t get a lot of press, but they should! We’ve crunched the numbers to uncover 30+ cool names heading further toward the boys’ side – as well as 18 more we’re watching.

October 6th, 2020

Fall’s Biggest Name Trend: Econames

By Sophie Kihm

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.

unisex middle names
September 20th, 2020

Unexpected Unisex Middle Names

By Emma Waterhouse

Unisex middle names can be a great option to liven up a conventional first name or make a traditionally-gendered name feel more gender neutral.

unisex baby names
July 30th, 2020

Unisex Baby Names that Morphed from Boy to Girl

By Clare Green

What do Harper, Harley, Eden and Emery have in common? They crossed the gender line from more male to more female. Here are more names that switched.

unisex twin names
July 1st, 2020

Choosing Unisex Twin Names

By Abby Sandel

They’d love to find unisex twin names – traditional firsts and middles with gender-netural nicknames – for their boy/girl twins on the way! Girl name options abound, so let’s help with boy name ideas.

Boy names for girls
June 16th, 2020

Boy Names for Girls Reach New Heights

By Pamela Redmond

Ever met a girl named Ezra? It’s more common than you might think. Parents are increasingly using boy names for girls — we have the numbers.