girl names

You might be surprised that these names were once fairly popular for boys.
Actress Mae Whitman Actress Emmy Rossum Molly is one of the oldest nickname-names, dating from the Middle Ages. Many people
Oceane To begin with the most obvious: Summer is the second most popular seasonal name of the year after Autumn, on the list
This unusual Biblical name of a chief who fathered 323 children means “eggs” and is used as a unisex choice in Israel. If
While the most famous Tobin may actually be female -- Olympic soccer star Tobin Heath -- Tobin is used mostly for boys, its
BOYS Antonia Aurelia Blanche Cecily Clementine Cleo and Clio Cordelia Cosima Dinah Dorothea and Theodora Eulalia Fay and
Young Italian lovers who lived in the time of Dante, they became involved in an operatic storyline, which ended (sigh) in
But the babyname universe was relatively calm, as we can see by looking at the stable top dozen girls’ names. Here, they
Atticus The name Beckett has two primary associations: the martyred saint Thomas à Becket -- the subject of a popular play
Beware of what I call the "Name Fad." Sure, it sounds hip now, but in 30 years, the names Natalie, Chelsea, Samantha, and Lindsay will sound how Nancy, Cheryl, Susan, and Linda do today. And in 60 years, the names Ethan, Cody, Brandon, and Matthew will be Earl, Chester, Bernard, and Melvin. These are all just Name Fads -- only difference is when they happened.
By Linda Rosenkrantz for A new year is dawning, a time of hope and aspiration and rebirth and resolve. For
By Linda Rosenkrantz for With parents looking to starlit surnames of the past like Harlow for name inspiration
But mostly, what makes a name hot is some combination of factors that catches fire in the moment. And most have until recently
Take turns. Assuming you plan to have more than one child, you can agree to take turns choosing names. How much power you
The Social Security Administration recently unveiled the most popular baby names of 2011, and late night television host