Posts tagged "baby names"

Janet Jackson And Missy Elliot’s New Song Is Literally And Figuratively The Flames Emoji

Plus, Sam Smith has dropped the latest James Bond theme song. He’s the third man to sing the theme song in the entire franchise’s history. …

Megan Reynolds | September 25, 2015 - 11:00 am

Make It Stop: “My Sister Is Pregnant & She’s Stealing My Baby Name”

Well, it’s a little more complicated than that…

Anna Goldfarb | July 17, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Everyone You Know Is Picking Baby Names From “Frozen” & “The Hunger Games” For 2015

People have been naming their babies after popular film, television, and pop culture figures for years, but some of those baby name trends are better than others. For example, when…

The Gloss | December 5, 2014 - 4:15 pm

2013’s Most “Extraordinary” Baby Names Include Lohan, Pinky & Pepsi

The Bounty Parenting Club, which I had no idea existed until just now, released its annual list of the most popular and “extraordinary” baby names of 2013, if by “extraordinary”…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 26, 2013 - 4:00 pm

You Will Never Guess The Baby Name That Increased In Popularity 450 Percent This Year

Here are a few hints:

It’s one syllable.

It’s a dairy product.

It should not be anyone’s name.

Give up?

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 13, 2013 - 9:40 am

10 Holiday Inspired Baby Names That Make My Skin Crawl

I’ve known a few Noelles and Hollys in my day, so the trend of giving your baby a name inspired by the season when it was born—especially a magical season…

The Gloss | December 7, 2013 - 4:30 pm

“Game Of Thrones,” “Breaking Bad” & “Homeland”-Inspired Baby Names Are On The Rise — But Where’s Saul?!

Parents have long taken inspiration for their child’s name from pop culture. For the last few years, “Twilight”-inspired names like Bella/Isabella and Edward have been huge, as have names borrowed…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 3, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Romney Family Adopts A Black Baby Named Kieran & People Are Upset About It

I dislike Mitt Romney and his politics as much as the next liberal. But I draw the line at inane knee-jerk reactions to the name of his new adopted grandchild.

Jessica Wakeman | September 23, 2013 - 3:03 pm

What Will The Royal Baby’s Name Be? Let’s Discuss Some Contenders!

Now that the Great Kate Wait is over and the baby prince has been born, we’ve shifted our obsession to guessing what the royal baby name will be! Given that Will and Kate…

iVillage | July 24, 2013 - 10:50 am

Some Ding Dongs Let Starbucks Customers Vote On Their Baby’s Name

I’ve done a lot of questionable things inside of a Starbucks, usually involving an uncontrollable bout of hanger, but these people really take the cake. (A slice of iced lemon…

Jessica Wakeman | June 28, 2013 - 11:40 am

Chart: The Strangest Celebrity Baby Names

Well it’s official: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have named their baby girl North West, Nori for short. Baby North joins a long line of celebrity babies who have had…

The Frisky | June 21, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Your Baby Name Choice Reveals Your Political Leanings

Choosing a baby name may be one of the hardest things a parent has to do. I’d say it’s harder than potty training — which has become my nemesis right now. Giving…

The Stir | June 10, 2013 - 12:50 pm

That’s Original! Women Names All 15 Of Her Kids Walter

Remember how George Foreman named each of his five sons George? He couldn’t get enough of his own name, I guess. Well, a Brazillian mother of 12 has got him…

Julie Gerstein | May 17, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Sorry, You Can’t Name Your Kid “Mafia No Fear” In New Zealand

Oh, you were thinking of naming your son “Anal,” and you live in New Zealand? Too bad! The country’s Internal Affairs department vetoed the name, along with 76 others, claming…

Julie Gerstein | May 1, 2013 - 3:40 pm

The 13 Hottest Baby Names Of 2013 (So Far) & What They Say About US

You can thank “Girls” for this: according to some new baby name study from baby-naming experts Nameberry, Marnie is the top hot new baby name of 2013. Why people would…

Julie Gerstein | April 5, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Today In Cute: This Year’s Top Baby Names!

Well dammit. My number one boy name has cracked the top 10 baby names of the year. Guess I will have to come up with a new name for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 29, 2012 - 5:20 pm

“Hashtag” And 10 Other Internet Words You Should Definitely Not Name Your Baby

So, if the Facebook screenshot above is to be believed, someone decided to name their baby “Hashtag,” in honor of their obsession with Twitter (they’re also having some serious trouble spelling…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 28, 2012 - 9:00 am

10 Dumb Name Suggestions For Adele’s Baby Boy

Congratualtions to Adele!  The 24-year-old singer just gave birth to her first, a baby boy, with her boyfriend, 38-year-old Simon Konecki.
No name has yet been released and we know…

TruTV | October 22, 2012 - 2:50 pm

The Most Popular Baby Names By State

Remember the days when people would name their babies after, say, their great-grandmother? Well, consider Kourtney Kardashian the great-grandmother of our nation. A list of the most popular baby names state-by-state put out by…

The Stir | October 6, 2012 - 9:30 am

2011’s Most Popular Baby Names: Credit Kardashians?

Jacob continues to dominate in the land of boy baby names, taking the No. 1 spot for the 13th year in a row. But there’s a new winner in the…

Newser | May 14, 2012 - 2:10 pm
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