Unisex Baby Name News

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March 14th, 2020

Surname Baby Names Welcome the Next Wave

By Clare Green

Surname baby names go far beyond Carson and Cooper. Here are 30 fresh alternatives.

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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.

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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 2nd, 2019

Unisex Names: and other baby name news of the week

By Clare Green

This week’s baby name news includes popular gender-neutral names, trends in South Africa, and what it’s like to share a name with someone famous.

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 Pamela Redmond

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.