Nameberry Posts

Can’t get enough of baby name chatter? Head to Nameberry, the site created by Pamela Redmond Satran and Linda Rosenkrantz, is home to some of the most interesting message boards in the blogosphere, plus insights culled from their many bestselling books.

Oh, and you’ll find me there, too! Here’s a list of some of my most recent posts:

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soraya December 28, 2013 at 9:55 PM

my name is soraya and if your name is soraya you should be proud because soraya means princess and if your not proud of being named soraya then that is really offeneding to allof the females named soraya or souraya around the world so be proud of being a female named souraya cause i am too

to all of the women or girls who dont like their namewhich is soraya


Kynthia Rosgeal June 7, 2013 at 6:04 PM

I could not find my name. And it is ancient, as in ancient Greece. An appellation for the goddess Artemis, twin sister of Apollo.

It surprises me how many people cannot pronounce it right, its simply Cynthia with a hard K


Ivy December 22, 2011 at 3:00 PM

How about a post on the name Elvis? It’s time to bring the name back!!


Nicola September 8, 2011 at 2:22 PM

I am due in three weeks time with bub three. First bub a girl called her Gabi ( Gabrielle) 4 years old, Second, Emma, 2 years old. BTY: it took me 8 weeks to name our second child and don’t want that to happen again.

Now we are expecting a boy. Can’t decide between Edward ( Perhaps Ned) and Robert (Rob). We both like Edward but don’t like Eddie. Husband suggested only yesterday Robert. We obviously like the classical traditional names. Middle name would be Henry.
Edward Henry Young, Robert Henry Young, ect

. Any suggestions would help.


namemuststay September 13, 2011 at 4:39 PM

I’m not entirely partial to the nicknames you get from Edward, but then I also don’t like the name Bobby. You’ll never really be able to control the nicknames your child is given by people outside your home, but just because grandma calls him Eddie doesn’t mean you can’t drive home for him that his name is actually Ned – no one will call his name more often than you will!


KatieB October 12, 2011 at 3:48 PM

I like Robert Henry…and if you are looking for a somewhat different nickname option you could use Rhy which would be his initials.


kristina February 10, 2012 at 11:53 PM

Edgar, Allen or Alden, Scott, Samuel, Theodore, Fredrick, Joeffrey, Christopher, Horace, Clinton, Beverly, Lawrence, and my favorite Liam Henry Young.


Racheli May 10, 2011 at 6:48 AM

You posted Judah!
Omg I was freaking out yesterday!
Ever thought about Keanu?


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