Baby Name News

day names
November 12th, 2020

What Is Your Favorite Day Name?

By Emma Waterhouse

Day names are trending following Rupert Grint’s cute announcement of daughter Wednesday’s name. See our full list, and tell us which day name YOU love best!

baby name Callahan
November 11th, 2020

How I Named My Baby: Callahan Bay

By Sophie Kihm

Courtney Williams and Steven Jackson chose the meaningful baby name Callahan Bay for their daughter. Here, Courtney answers our questions about the process.

brand names
November 10th, 2020

Brand Names Become Baby Names

By Sophie Kihm

Brand name or baby name? They’re both! Take a look at the baby names that were inspired by popular brand names in 2019 — some of them might surprise you.

cool unusual boy names
November 9th, 2020

100 Best Cool Unusual Boy Names Now

By Emma Waterhouse

An A-Z of the 100 best cool unusual boy names right now, Nameberry style! These names may be virtually unique, but they feel wearable and bang on trend.

name Joe
November 7th, 2020

The Name Joe Finally Gets Presidential

By Pamela Redmond

Thanks to President-elect Joe Biden, the name Joe has finally joined the elite roster of presidents’ names.

names that mean fire
November 7th, 2020

Names Meaning Fire Are Full of Warmth

By Clare Green

Hot names, from Azar to Seraphina, that might be perfect for babies born in fall and winter.

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.

international city names
November 5th, 2020

What’s Your International City Name?

By Sophie Kihm

International city names have distinct personalities — which one matches yours? Take our quiz to discover the city name that’s right for you.

confronting name regret
November 4th, 2020

Confronting Name Regret

By Abby Sandel

They’ve brought their new baby home, but now they’re confronting name regret. Let’s work through their best options for re-naming their daughter. But should they re-spell her name, use her middle, or start fresh entirely?

November baby names
November 3rd, 2020

November Baby Names Are Rich with Meaning

By Sophie Kihm

November baby names express gratitude with Thanksgiving-related meanings, as well as those related to Autum, zodiac signs, and other symbols of the month.