Morgan: Baby Name of the Day

May 29, 2014

She’s a mermaid, a sorceress and a surname, too. Thanks to Felecia for suggesting Morgan as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Sawyer: Baby Name of the Day

May 22, 2014

He’s a surname name with serious Americana appeal. Thanks to Elisabeth for suggesting Sawyer as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Emma: Baby Name of the Day

May 14, 2014

She’s a medieval queen, an action hero, and among the most beloved of literary heroines. Top Ten week continues with our Baby Name of the Day: Emma.

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Sylvie: Baby Name of the Day

April 24, 2014

A while back, I asked if Sylvia was ready for a comeback.  My favorite response was from Liann: “I like Sylvia, but I LOVE Sylvie.” Thanks to Elise for suggesting our Baby Name of the Day.

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Chloe: Baby Name of the Day

April 23, 2014

She rocketed from obscurity to the US Top Ten, imported from the ancient world by way of midcentury France. Thanks to Jessica for suggesting Chloe as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Oliver: Baby Name of the Day

April 14, 2014

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on November 30, 2008.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on April 14, 2014. From Charles Dickens to The Brady Bunch to a playground near you, this name has gone from literary to quirky to just plain everywhere. Thanks to Lola for suggesting Oliver as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Dorothy: Baby Name of the Day

April 10, 2014

This former favorite went over the rainbow as a Kansas farmgirl, and retired to Miami in the 1980s. Thanks to Jennie for suggesting Dorothy as our Baby Name of the Day.

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David: Baby Name of the Day

April 9, 2014

Bowie, Beckham, Spade, Letterman, Duchovny, Gilmour, Grohl, Lynch.  There’s no shortage of notables answering to this classic. Thanks to Maia for suggesting David as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Susan: Baby Name of the Day

April 7, 2014

Former favorites week kicks off with a name that dominated US rankings in the 1950s and 60s. Thanks to Catherine for suggesting Susan as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Ellis: Baby Name of the Day

April 1, 2014

He’s a stylish surname name, with great meanings and an on-trend sound. Thanks to Emily for suggesting Ellis as our Baby Name of the Day.

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