Baby name advice from Jennifer Moss, founder of BabyNames.com. Have a question for Jennifer? E-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org
We are expecting a baby girl in February and still can’t decide on a name! Our last name is Rauchhaupt (pronounced r-owsh-how-pt) so as you can imagine, it’s difficult to choose a baby name to go with it. Our choices are Amelia, Cassandra, Eleanor, and Elizaveta (my grandmother’s name). [Read more...]
I see several different sources that post the Top Baby Names of the Year, but they’re different. Why is that?
Yes, you are right! First, I’ll note the differences between our top name rankings and the U.S. [Read more...]
My partner and I are both creative types — he’s a musician and I’m a visual artist. We didn’t want just any baby name for our daughter, who is due to arrive after the new year! We want to create a baby name, but don’t really know how to go about it. [Read more...]
I couldn’t find my name on your list, Themis, I am looking into the meaning and origins of it. Is there an alternate spelling to it?
Themis Pierquet Flores
What a beautiful name! I bet you didn’t know this, but you’ve probably seen the “original Themis” all over the place. [Read more...]