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Unique Baby Names

Hilarious Video Pokes Fun At The Unique Baby Names Parents Choose Today

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 06.15.2016 | Parents

It's no secret that baby names today tend to deviate from the old classics like John and Mary. In this new video from The BreakWomb, the comedian moms...

This Company Will Give Your Baby A 'Unique' Name For $31,000

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 01.28.2015 | Parents

If you don't want to name your baby Liam or Emma, a Swiss company has you covered. Erfolgswelle is firm devoted entirely to generating unique baby...

And The Most Unusual Baby Names Of 2014 Are...

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 12.04.2014 | Parents

Following the release of their annual "Most Popular Baby Names" list, BabyCenter has put together another compilation: the most "unusual and surprisin...

20 Baby Names Straight Out of Brooklyn

Maia James | Posted 01.04.2015 | Parents
Maia James

When we settled on the name Wolf, we thought we were being creative, but turns out that would have been decidedly untrue if I had delivered my babies in Brooklyn

100 Rare And Unusual Baby Names

nameberry | Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 10.01.2014 | Parents

We're always looking for baby names that are wonderful but also unusual, and so today's list compiles 100 great names given to fewer than 100 babies i...

12 Under-The-Radar Baby Names You'll Be Hearing A Lot More Of

nameberry | Posted 04.08.2014 | Parents

By Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry These baby names won’t rank among the most popular when the official statistics are announced next month; ...

12 Destination Baby Names That Aren't Brooklyn Or Paris

nameberry | Posted 03.03.2014 | Parents

By Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry There’s no shortage of place names on the baby-name map. In the Top 300 alone, we find Sienna and Sierra, Camd...

24 Baby Names Inspired By History's Greatest Lovers

nameberry | Posted 02.14.2014 | Parents

By Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry Many of the world’s great lovers in myth, legend and history have highly romantic names -- or so they have com...

These States Have Their Own Ideas When It Comes To Baby Naming

Posted 02.13.2014 | Parents

Parents in some states are more likely to choose names that have enjoyed nationwide popularity in recent decades while parents in others tend to break...

How to Choose a Baby Name That Stands Out

Laura Wattenberg | Posted 03.24.2014 | Parents
Laura Wattenberg

To find a name with the qualities that you're truly looking for, it helps to have a map to the wide world of other-than-popular names.

28 Very Surprising Baby Names On The Rise

nameberry | Posted 10.22.2013 | Parents

By Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry Swimming just below Nameberry's "Most Popular" lists are other baby names attracting new levels of attention...

14 Original Baby Names You Haven't Considered Yet

nameberry | Posted 09.22.2013 | Parents

Written by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry The newest crop of baby names to be added to are a modern mix of ancient and contempor...

LOOK: 12 Most Unique Celebrity Baby Names

nameberry | Posted 05.12.2013 | Parents

Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for This Mother’s Day, we salute those celebrity moms who have given birth to their starbabies since l...

The Pope, My Catholic Girlhood, and Baby Names

Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 05.14.2013 | Parents
Pamela Redmond Satran

I couldn't wait to hear who the new pope was going to be, not because I'm a practicing Catholic any longer or because I cared which Cardinal got elected. No. As usual, I was in it for the name.

14 Unusual Names That Are Making A Comeback

nameberry | Posted 03.12.2013 | Parents

Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry Last week, we unearthed 14 under-the-radar names for girls, none of which are in the current Top 1000, ...

14 Classic (But Distinctive!) Names For Girls

nameberry | Posted 03.15.2013 | Parents

Written by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry Too often, it can feel like all the classic baby names are too, well, ordinary, while all the under-...

15 New Baby Names For 2013

nameberry | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

Written by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry Think there are no new names? Think again. Among the newest of the 50,000 baby names in Nameberry's...

20 Unusual Baby Names That Are Going To Be Trendy

nameberry | Posted 09.28.2012 | Parents

Written by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry You know how there are some baby names you never heard before that suddenly seem to be everywhere? ...

12 Holiday Baby Names From The Big Screen

Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 02.22.2012 | Parents
Linda Rosenkrantz

Looking for Christmas names for your holiday-season babe? Well, you can forget about those old chestnut choices like Noel/Noelle, Holly, Natalie, Eve, Merry, Carol and Claus.

Great Baby Names: 100 Unusual, Stylish Choices

Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Pamela Redmond Satran

If you're looking for a name with a lot of style but that's also unusual, here are 100 great choices. Warning: These names may not be quite as unusual in Park Slope as they are in Wyoming.

How Not To Name The Baby: Top Ten Baby-Naming Mistakes

Pamela Redmond Satran | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Pamela Redmond Satran

Naming a baby Porsche or Chanel or, yes, Huffington may be taking the idea of branding far too far.