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Nameberry in the Press

As the foremost experts on baby names, you can often find the Nameberry team quoted, interviewed, and writing for major news publications. Our latest press features are listed below in reverse chronological order.

If you wish to get in touch with our press team, please email press@nameberry.com or contact Jessica Efstathiou at jessica@nameberry.com.

There's A Reason Parents Are More Creative With Girl Names Than Boy Names

There's A Reason Parents Are More Creative With Girl Names Than Boy Names

Nameberry Editor-in-Chief Sophie Kihm talks to the Huffington Post about why girl names tend to be more unique than boy names. Read more

Johns and Jons are about to make up 10 percent of the U.S. Senate

Johns and Jons are about to make up 10 percent of the U.S. Senate

The election of John Fetterman to the US Senate gives Johns and Jons a 10% hold over the Senate. Nameberry's Editor-in-Chief Sophie Kihm discusses the history of the name and overrepresentation of Johns in the Senate with the Washington Post. Read more

These Are The Big Baby Names Trends for 2023

These Are The Big Baby Names Trends for 2023

Nameberry's Emma Waterhouse joins 98FM's Big Breakfast to talk about the biggest baby name trends for the year ahead. Listen to the episode

From ‘Alma’ to ‘Zuri,’ Parents Are Looking for Positive Baby Names

From ‘Alma’ to ‘Zuri,’ Parents Are Looking for Positive Baby Names

The coronavirus pandemic changed the way parents think about baby names. Names with positive and protective meanings are now a high priority on many parents' lists — Pamela Redmond explains the shift in name choice. Read more

How to pick a name for your baby nobody else has! Expert reveals the 10 rarest choices for new parents - including Hester for girls and Ajax for boys

How to pick a name for your baby nobody else has! Expert reveals the 10 rarest choices for new parents - including Hester for girls and Ajax for boys

Nameberry CEO Pamela Redmond shares 10 overlooked names used by fewer than 25 parents in 2021. Read more

Our kids’ names are so unique less than 5 babies in the US have them – we think they’re beautiful

Our kids’ names are so unique less than 5 babies in the US have them – we think they’re beautiful

Nameberry Editor-in-Chief Sophie Kihm talks to the U.S. Sun about one-of-a-kind baby names that are beautiful and usable, including Beata, Milou, Duarte, and Groves. Read more

Look out for these baby name trends in 2023

Look out for these baby name trends in 2023

Today's Parent reports on Nameberry's top ten trends for 2023 baby names, including maximalist names and blue-green names. Read more

3 baby name trends worth jumping on to for 2023

3 baby name trends worth jumping on to for 2023

Pamela Redmond speaks to Kidspot about three baby name trends to watch out for in 2023, including names so out they're in, traveling lite names, and grandpa names for girls. Read more

From Blue-Green Names to Neo-Cowboy Monikers, These Are the Hottest Baby Name Trends of 2023

From Blue-Green Names to Neo-Cowboy Monikers, These Are the Hottest Baby Name Trends of 2023

Pamela Redmond reveals the top baby name trends for 2023, including trends related to popular culture and the overall "vibe shift". Read more

‘I lumped my baby with a name that she’d grow up hating’: Is it okay to change your baby’s name?

‘I lumped my baby with a name that she’d grow up hating’: Is it okay to change your baby’s name?

Nameberry Editor-in-Chief Sophie Kihm discusses changing a baby's name — it's more common than you think! — and tips and tricks for avoiding it in the first place. Read more

Yes, Some Men Do Actually Name Their Daughters After Exes And Mistresses

Yes, Some Men Do Actually Name Their Daughters After Exes And Mistresses

Nameberry CEO Pamela Redmond speaks to The Huffington Post about why exes' names should be off-limits for your baby, period. Read more

The trending baby names list of 2022 has been revealed – and a VERY surprising boy name has made a comeback

The trending baby names list of 2022 has been revealed – and a VERY surprising boy name has made a comeback

Nameberry CEO Pamela Redmond talks to the Sun about names that are going extinct and choices that still have some life left in them. Read more

From Jupiter to Hyacinth! These 16 Wild Baby Names Are Becoming More Popular

From Jupiter to Hyacinth! These 16 Wild Baby Names Are Becoming More Popular

Nameberry shares the 16 wildest baby names that experienced a 50%+ increase in pageviews over the past six months — which could mean more babies with these names are in our future. Read more

Using Your Zodiac Sign to Name Your Child with Sophie Kihm

Using Your Zodiac Sign to Name Your Child with Sophie Kihm

Nameberry's Sophie Kihm joins hosts Julie and Val to talk about how parents can use their zodiac sign to help them throughout the baby name process. She also analyzes how Julie's and Val's signs played into their choice of baby names. Listen to the episode

Autumn Babies! These Are The Most Popular September Baby Names

Autumn Babies! These Are The Most Popular September Baby Names

Nameberry reveals the most popular September names connected to the month of September, along with unique names for September-born girls and boys. Read more

These are the sweet vintage baby names that are making a comeback

These are the sweet vintage baby names that are making a comeback

If you like old-fashioned names but want to avoid popular choices like Hazel and Henry, these vintage monikers were popular 100 years ago but haven't made the Top 1000 in years. Read more

These Trendy AF Baby Names Are Peaking In Popularity

These Trendy AF Baby Names Are Peaking In Popularity

Nameberry editor Clare Green reveals the top names for girls and boys that peaked in 2021. Read more

The Baby Names That Defined the Decade

The Baby Names That Defined the Decade

Which baby names defined the 2010s? Nameberry's Pamela Redmond reveals the top ten trends that shaped baby names over the past decade. Read more

150 unusual baby names for baby boys and girls

150 unusual baby names for baby boys and girls

Nameberry CEO Pamela Redmond shares why parents are using unique names today, questions to consider before choosing an uncommon baby name, and 150 of Nameberry's favorite unusual names. Read more

The name of this dating app is proving to be a popular choice for baby girls

The name of this dating app is proving to be a popular choice for baby girls

Parents today are loving Raya for their daughters, which is connected to a badass Disney heroine, as well as the name of an exclusive dating app. At least parents aren't naming their children Tinder... Read more

Here's What You Should Consider Before Choosing the Perfect Baby Name

Here's What You Should Consider Before Choosing the Perfect Baby Name

Choosing a baby name is the most important decision that will define your new family. Your child's name represents your values, beliefs, and personal identity, all of which should be considered before choosing The One. Nameberry's Pamela Redmond reveals the questions you should ask yourself and your partner during the baby name process. Read more

Experts Predict The Most Popular Baby Names Of 2050

Experts Predict The Most Popular Baby Names Of 2050

What will today's babies name their babies? Nameberry's baby name experts forecast the top baby names of 2050 that are currently at the bottom of the charts. Read more

The Most Popular Baby Names of 2021 for Both Boys and Girls

The Most Popular Baby Names of 2021 for Both Boys and Girls

What were the top baby names of 2021? Nameberry reveals the hottest trends of the year, based on internal site statistics. Read more

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