All names fit into one of Baby Name DNA's eight major types, based on a range of characteristics such as popularity and style.
Your Baby Name DNA is made up of a combination of types unique to you. Analyze your Baby Name DNA genome here to create your individual profile and generate lists of names chosen especially for you.
Below is a brief description of Baby Name DNA's proprietary name types. To find out more about each type, click through.
Charmer names are emotionally warm, in step with current styles, and embraced by many types of people. Charmer names tend to be popular but also rooted in tradition, to have a fashion edge yet also feel down-to-earth and friendly. People who have Charmer prominent in their Baby Name DNA profile may be eternal optimists with exceptionally likable personalities.
Names that carry the Influencer Baby Name DNA may be unique and unusual, but can go from undiscovered to Top 100 in the blink of an eye. Influencer names are fresh and new yet fit the fashions of the moment. People with a strong element of Influencer in their Baby Name DNA profile are tastemakers, always one step ahead of the trends, and have a talent for connecting with and inspiring others.
Romantic names are deeply rooted and warm but are also rare and uncommon, just like the great romances of history. Many Romantic names have classic roots and inspirational namesakes, with ties to literature or historyIf your primary Baby Name DNA type is Romantic, you probably want your child to have a name that reflects their uniqueness, but that is also widely recognized and accepted.
Names that fit the Bohemian Baby Name DNA type are unique in every sense of the word: both unusual and unconventional. Yet Bohemian names are also warm and lovable, down-to-earth and emotionally appealing. People with the Bohemian type dominant in their Baby Name DNA profile tend to be visionaries when it comes to baby names and the rest of their lives.
Names that fit the Leader Baby Name DNA type are widely accepted and popular with many types of people but also have dignity and formality. Family names that have been used over the generations often fit into the Leader type. If your Baby Name DNA contains a strong element of Leader, you probably see popularity as a plus not a minus for a name, and prefer to spell and pronounce names in the traditional way rather than inventing your own spin on things.
Names that fit the Star Baby Name DNA type contain that special combination of uniqueness and popularity. While they may be widely-admired and imitated, Star names are also cool and self-contained. People whose Baby Name DNA leans heavily toward the Star type are often those special people who seem to have the almost-magical ability to simultaneously be one of the gang and yet stand out from the crowd.
Names that fit the Noble Baby Name DNA type are traditional, dignified, yet rare — different from the names most people have, at least in the contemporary world. These cool, unusual names stand apart from — some might say above — the crowd. People whose Baby Name DNA profile contains a strong element of Noble are usually highly intelligent and cultured, with an interest in the more arcane corners of history and quirkier kinds of tradition.
Maverick names are individual in every way: rare, unconventional, dancing to their own drummer. Maverick names will make a child stand out and mark them with a unique persona rather than help them be liked or fit in with their peers. People whose Baby Name DNA is primarily Maverick tend to be non-conformists who prefer names that transcend gender, cultural, and image stereotypes or that they invent themselves.