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!

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 formamilty 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...

The Origins Of Top Baby Names

The Origins Of Top Baby Names

Nameclouds decided to dig deeper into the top baby names of 2019. We took a look at the origins and data for the top three baby boy and girl names and created a name card for each of them! Curious...

Joseph vs. Donald: What their baby names say

Joseph vs. Donald: What their baby names say

At Nameclouds, we decided to use our Name Prediction Technology to analyze the presidential election candidates. With Election Day having a different meaning this year, today seems like the perfect...

Conservative & Liberal Baby Names

Conservative & Liberal Baby Names

With Nameclouds Name Prediction Technology, baby names can be analyzed based on conservative and liberal association. Looking at the Top Baby Names of 2019, here are the results of the party:  ...

Fall Festive Baby Names

Fall Festive Baby Names

As expecting mothers are walking through crunchy leaves, sipping a pumpkin spiced latte or leaf peeping on a Vermont babymoon, the sights and smells of autumn might have them “fall-ing” in love with...

How I Met Your Mother and Named You

How I Met Your Mother and Named You

In honor of the 15th anniversary of the Emmy Award-winning sitcom How I Met Your Mother, Nameclouds is going back to 2005 to see how the main characters of the hit show influenced baby names in the...