Baby Names News

The data behind the Nameclouds baby name generator hold many insights into baby names. We regularly conduct analyses on these data to improve Nameclouds. Here, we are happy to share other interesting bits of baby names news that provide useful information to expecting parents – and to whoever wants to stay informed about baby name trends!

50 Gender Neutral Names On The Rise

50 Gender Neutral Names On The Rise

Gender neutral baby names are rapidly becoming popular among new parents. Most of these names of course, started out as a unisex name but overtime morphed into the gray area. This is very common as...

Traditional Baby Names That Are Being Reinvented

Traditional Baby Names That Are Being Reinvented

The trends in baby names over the last couple decades have been a rollercoaster! There is always something new, and that is what makes naming your baby so exciting! There are so many different,...

How Millennials Are Approaching Middle Names

How Millennials Are Approaching Middle Names

It's no secret that millennials do things their own way, and this is true with naming their babies as well. We are seeing the new generation of parents take more and more creative liberties when...

How Influential are Celeb Baby Names?

How Influential are Celeb Baby Names?

We all have our favorite celebrities, even if we don’t want to admit it. There is just something about the bizarre lifestyle of fame and fortune that makes people not be able to look away. One of...

50 Gender Neutral Names On The Rise

50 Gender Neutral Names On The Rise

Gender neutral baby names are rapidly becoming popular among new parents. Most of these names of course, started out as a unisex name but overtime morphed into the gray area. This is very common as...

Naming Your Baby After a “Nickname”

Naming Your Baby After a “Nickname”

A trend that we have been noticing over the last few years is the rising fame of the nicknames as first names. Some parents are forgoing the formality of naming their baby a full name and just...

How Trendy Baby Names Will Age

How Trendy Baby Names Will Age

  When picking the perfect name for your little one, there’s a lot to consider. One thing that is important to think about is how the name will age with your baby.    We are seeing a lot...

10 Unique Baby Names In 2021

10 Unique Baby Names In 2021

  Are you welcoming your new bundle of joy in 2021 and looking for a baby name that isn't traditional or overused?    We scoured all our data to find our favorite unique names on the rise...

Names That May Not Make It Out Of 2020

Names That May Not Make It Out Of 2020

  We’ve all seen the memes and heard the jokes, maybe even encountered one in our days… There’s no denying that certain names this year have taken a beating, most notably, the names “Karen” and...

Winter Wonderland Baby Names

Winter Wonderland Baby Names

  It’s the most magical time of year, there’s no doubt about that. Winter is full love, twinkle lights, and amazing scented candles. It’s no wonder you are considering a winter themed name for...

Popular Baby Names From Books

Popular Baby Names From Books

Books inspire so much of our lives. If you are an avid reader, you know how much you can fall in love with certain characters. We decided to see how books have inspired baby names by using our name...

2021 Baby Name Predictions

2021 Baby Name Predictions

      Curious how baby name trends will play out in 2021?  We're on the case! We used our exclusive name data to predict changes in baby name popularity in this coming year.  While...

The Most Popular Baby Name Endings of 2020

The Most Popular Baby Name Endings of 2020

  When choosing a name for your baby there is a lot to consider. When trying to find the perfect name, it’s important to also think about how the name ends. There are actually baby name ending...