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How should your baby’s name end? N? A? Y?

How should your baby’s name end? N? A? Y?

Endings are especially important in names because of the psychological concept of recency bias: What you hear last is what you remember best. That’s why parents pay attention to endings when choosing baby names, and why there are definite trends in what endings...
The most surprising names of the past year

The most surprising names of the past year

Baby names come and go in popularity, but at the top of the list there is often not a lot of movement (see our previous post The 2018 baby name data are here!). Which names jumped the most in popularity in the past year? Here are some highlights from the latest...
The 2018 baby name data are here!

The 2018 baby name data are here!

The Social Security Administration has just released their baby name data for 2018, one of the premiere resources for all baby name enthusiasts. We have promptly updated our databases with the incoming data and we have created two charts for you, showing how the top...