Vintage Baby Name News

January 10th, 2020

20 Terrific Names That Made the Top 20

By Clare Green

To celebrate the start of 2020, we take a look at baby names that have been in 20th place in the charts over the years. It’s a position we don’t think about much: so often we focus on the names at number one, or in the Top Ten. But if you’re looking for something well-known […]

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December 26th, 2019

Little Women Sets New Name Trends

By Pamela Redmond

The new Little Women movie is sure to set lots of style trends, including one for names from its Civil War era, particularly Jo and Louisa.

December 19th, 2019

Brilliant Baby Names You’re REALLY Using

By Emma Waterhouse

Another year, another batch of utterly brilliant Babyberry names! So far this year, 175 new arrivals have been announced by our international community of friends and followers: 105 girls and 70 boys.

October 29th, 2019

16 Surprising Saints Names for Babies

By Linda Rosenkrantz

16 surprising saints names for baby boys and girls that are both spiritual and stylish.

October 22nd, 2019

New Geek Chic Names For Girls

By Emma Waterhouse

Here are the newest geek-chic names for girls, from Albertine to Winifred.

October 21st, 2019

New Geek Chic Names For Boys

By Emma Waterhouse

Whether you call them hipster, nerdy, funky-clunky or Grandpa names, there’s no denying that geek chic names for boys are cool.

October 17th, 2019

Ghost Names for Babies

By Sophie Kihm

To celebrate Halloween here are ten scary real-life ghost names for babies.

September 16th, 2019

Gorgeous Girl Names Starting with E

By Linda Rosenkrantz

A cornucopia of E names for girls that go way beyond Emily and Emma.

August 12th, 2019

Biblical Girl Names for Now

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Some unexpected option for girls found in the pages of the New Testament.

July 3rd, 2019

July 4th Birthday Babes

By Linda Rosenkrantz

Some notable celebrities who share their birthday with America’s.