Baby Names

12 Unique Names For Your Summer Baby

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Parents

You may not realise it, but the summer season is a great source of inspiration for baby names if you’re expecting in the sunny months. We’ve look...

Tips For Beyonce And George Clooney On The Tricky Task Of Naming Twins

Helen Turier | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Parents
Helen Turier

Tamba's top tip when it comes to names is to beware of choosing names that rhyme, sound similar or are easily confused with each other. We have heard of close calls when it came to administering drugs to babies on the neonatal ward who had very similar sounding names.

Woman Allows Mumsnet Users To Choose Baby Name With Simple Voting Process

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Parents

Many expectant couples will know that daunting feeling of being unable to decide on a baby name for their new arrival. So one mum decided to make the ...

Liam Payne Reveals Two New Facts About Baby Bear's Name

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Parents

Liam Payne has revealed the real reason behind his newborn son’s name. The 23-year-old said it was his partner Cheryl’s choice to name their firs...

Find Out When Your Choice Of Baby Name Peaked In Popularity With This Fun Interactive Tool

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Parents

Celebrity parents are often held responsible for a rise in popularity of unusual baby names. However, it seems parents-to-be may be taking inspiration...

Liam Payne 'Reveals' His And Cheryl's Cute Nickname For Baby Bear

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Parents

Liam Payne has reportedly revealed the nickname he and Cheryl have chosen for their baby son Bear - and it’s very er, literal. The One Direction sta...

16 Animal-Inspired Baby Names For Your Boy Or Girl

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Parents

We’ve had baby names inspired by the seasons, colours, holidays, parents’ favourite foods, and even Pokemon, and now the latest trend in celebrity...

This Baby Name Is The Most Popular For Girls Born In 26 UK Cities

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Parents

New statistics show UK parents have picked a clear favourite girls’ baby name in 2017. Amelia is the most popular name given to girls born in 26 cit...

Cheryl And Liam Payne's Baby Name Choice Gets Bear Grylls Seal Of Approval

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Parents

Liam Payne was tickled pink when his and Cheryl’s choice of baby name got a vote of approval from none other than Bear Grylls. Explorer Grylls took ...

Cheryl And Liam Payne Have Named Their Baby Bear

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Parents

Cheryl and Liam Payne’s choice of baby name has been revealed: they have called their first child Bear Payne. They kept fans guessing for almost six...

Most Popular Baby Names In Australia Reveal Some Global Favourites

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK Parents

Charlotte and Oliver have topped the charts to become the most popular Australian baby names so far in 2017. A report by social researchers McCrindle ...

Parents Discuss Seriously 'WTF' Baby Names They Have Come Across

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK Parents

Parents have taken to Mumsnet to discuss some of the strangest baby names they’ve come across. Mumsnet user CuppaTeaTeddy started the discussion aft...

Brave Mum Asks Internet To 'Judge' Her List Of 8 Baby Names For Girls

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Parents

Whatever baby name you choose, you can guarantee there’ll be someone in the world who won’t like it, no matter how much you love it. One mum decid...

Mum-To-Be Appeals For Advice: 'Is This Baby Name Too Weird?'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK Parents

A mum has appealed to users on Mumsnet to ask whether her baby name choice is a bit “too weird”. The mum, who goes by Cheesecake7, said she heard ...

Woman Writes Open Letter To Parents-To-Be Considering A Unique Name For Their Baby

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Parents

A woman who was given a unique name by her parents has written an open letter to parents-to-be who are considering the same. Alessia Santoro (pronounc...

These Baby Names Are At Risk Of Extinction In 2017 (But They're Pretty Unique)

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Parents

If you’re looking for a unique baby name, you might be interested in the traditional monikers that are likely to go extinct in 2017. Parenting websi...

Woman Asks For Advice After Husband's Ex 'Stole' Baby Name She Had Chosen

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Parents

A woman has appealed to internet users for advice after claiming that her husband’s ex has “stolen” their baby name choice. Mumsnet user Deedee3...

Babies Named Romeo And Juliet Are Born Within Hours Of Each Other Because... Destiny

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 22.03.2017 | UK Parents

Two mums who gave birth in adjoining hospital rooms within hours of each other, unintentionally choose the most romantic matching baby names. The new ...

These Are The Most Popular Middle Names For Boys And Girls

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK Parents

Parents have a big enough job choosing the first name for their babies and then they also have to settle on if they want a middle name and what it’l...

Baby Name Inspiration From Scotland's Most Popular Including Lillie And Arlo

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Parents

The full list of Scotland’s most popular baby names in 2016 has been released, and it has highlighted some of the biggest risers. The National Recor...

Alex Jones Reveals Her Son's Name Six Weeks After Giving Birth

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Parents

Alex Jones has shared her choice of baby name of her first son. ‘The One Show’ presenter posted a photograph of the newborn’s birth certificate...

14 Unique Baby Name Ideas For Your Baby Born In Spring

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Parents

If you’re expecting a baby in spring, why not get inspired by our list of baby names inspired by the season? As we approach the month of March, the ...

Unique Baby Names For Girls From Around The Globe, As Picked By Nameberry

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Parents

If you’re looking for a baby name that’s unique, why not look a bit further afield? Baby naming website Nameberry has shared its top picks of girl...

Rebekah Vardy Questions Kimberley Walsh's Baby Name Choice

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Parents

Rebekah Vardy has questioned Kimberley Walsh’s decision to call her second son Cole. The 35-year-old commented on the fact the name could be seen to...

New Mum Alex Jones Shares First Photo Of Her 'New Obsession'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Parents

Alex Jones has shared the first photo of her newborn son on Instagram. The 39-year-old, who gave birth on 22 January, posted a black and white photo ...