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13 Summery Baby Names Inspired By The Sun

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 06.26.2015 | Parents

The glorious summer sun is a great source of name inspiration for babies born in June, July and August. Here are 13 baby names whose meanings and hist...

The Hottest Baby Names of 2015... So Far

nameberry | Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 06.24.2015 | Parents

By now we’ve all heard about which baby names were most popular last year, but what about the names that are attracting the most heat now and into t...

12 Baby Names Inspired By Famous Dads Who Welcomed New Babies This Year

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 06.18.2015 | Parents

A hearty Happy Father’s Day to the celebs who welcomed new babies during the first half of 2015 -- in particular the dads who put a lot of thought a...

14 Vintage Baby Names Zooming Up The Charts

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz & Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 06.12.2015 | Parents

Just a few years ago, you might have cringed if the family expected you to name the baby after Great Aunt Martha or Grandpa Harvey. Today, those baby ...

11 Baby Names Inspired By Famous June Brides

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 06.05.2015 | Parents

June is the month of dads and grads, but it’s also the month of June brides -- there are statistically more weddings held in this month than in any ...

11 Baby Names Inspired By Famous Cowboys

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 05.29.2015 | Parents

From the famous Westerns of the '30s, '50s and '60s to the real life Western heroes, there are many sources of inspiration for cowboy-themed baby name...

Did I Fail My Son By Naming Him Noah?

Jen Simon | Posted 05.27.2015 | Parents
Jen Simon

I never thought I'd repeat this particular mistake of my parents', yet here I am, a Jennifer with a child whose name is in the (dreaded) Top Ten.

11 Unusual Baby Names That Parents Gave Their Kids In 2014

nameberry | Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 05.22.2015 | Parents

There were 1,393 new baby names coined by creatively inclined parents in 2014. From celebrity surnames to inanimate objects to new spellings of tradit...

The Most Popular Baby Names In Every State

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 05.21.2015 | Parents

The Social Security Administration released the list of the most popular baby names of 2014 this week. Looking at which names were number one in each ...

12 Interesting Baby Names That Are Newly Popular

nameberry | Abby Sandel | Posted 05.19.2015 | Parents

One of the most exciting parts of the Social Security Administration's list of the top 1000 baby names is the debuts and returns list. A name made the...

12 Baby Names Inspired By The Moms Of Well-Known Celebrities

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 05.08.2015 | Parents

This year, in celebration of Mother’s Day, we honor a dozen moms who not only raised highly successful offspring, but who also happen to have -- yes...

12 Baby Names Inspired By The Moms Of Well-Known Celebrities

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 05.08.2015 | Parents

This year, in celebration of Mother’s Day, we honor a dozen moms who not only raised highly successful offspring, but who also happen to have -- yes...

These Were The Most Popular Baby Names Of 2014

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 05.08.2015 | Parents

Breaking news: The new Social Security list is out revealing that the top boy and girl names of 2014 were Noah and Emma. And new Princess name Charlot...

The ABC's Of Boy Baby Names

nameberry | Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 05.04.2015 | Parents

At a loss for what to name your son? Here's everything you need to know about boys' baby names, from A to Z. A While A is the second most-p...

12 Vintage Girls' Names That Were Originally Nicknames

nameberry | Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 04.24.2015 | Parents

The names collected here are a charming group of vintage choices for girls. They're similar in that they all originated as short forms and yet can sta...

16 Earth Day Baby Names

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 04.22.2015 | Parents

Calling all green-thumbed parents! In honor of Earth Day today, we've put together a list of baby names related to our planet's natural elements. Keep...

12 Easter-Inspired Baby Names From Famous Rabbits

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 04.03.2015 | Parents

'Tis the season for Easter egg hunts, your Sunday best and of course, bunnies! If you're expecting this Spring and need a baby name, consider looking ...

12 Delightful Baby Names For Spring Babies

nameberry | Abby Sandel | Posted 03.20.2015 | Parents

If you're expecting a spring baby, consider choosing a baby name that celebrates the season. Here are 12 unique springtime names -- none of which rank...

13 Irish Baby Boy Names In Time For St. Patrick's Day

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 03.16.2015 | Parents

From Patrick to Sean to 2013 favorite Liam, Irish boys' names have been popular in the U.S. for centuries. In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we've compil...

12 Baby Girl Names Inspired By Groundbreaking Women

nameberry | Pamela Redmond Satran & Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 03.06.2015 | Parents

In honor of Women’s History Month, here a dozen daring, groundbreaking women -- who also happen to have noteworthy names that you just might want to...

12 Musicians Who Have Inspired Some Of The Fastest-Rising Baby Names

nameberry | Abby Sandel | Posted 02.27.2015 | Parents

They’re so famous that no last name is required. This group of Grammy-winning hitmakers has changed what we listen to, what we wear, and yes, how we...

12 Baby Names Inspired By History-Making Black Female Singers

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 02.20.2015 | Parents

In honor of Black History Month, we salute some fabulous singers who contributed to the birth of the blues and the beginnings of jazz. Most are not as...

14 Sweet Valentine's Day-Inspired Baby Names

nameberry | Abby Sandel | Posted 02.12.2015 | Parents

Valentine's Day is a time for delicious treats, and if you’re expecting a new baby right about now, plenty of those sweets could inspire your kid’...

12 Sweet Baby Names Inspired By Nursery Rhymes

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 02.06.2015 | Parents

With their lilting rhythms and catchy rhymes, nursery rhymes have delighted successive generations of children since the first publication of Mother G...

14 Baby Girl Names Inspired By Strong, Adventurous Women

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 01.30.2015 | Parents

If when you hear the words "adventurer" or "explorer," you get the image of a macho man in a pith helmet on a quest to discover new lands, here are th...