Cosima: Baby Name of the Day

February 26, 2014

She was given to three high-profile new arrivals in 2010, but remains surprisingly rare. Thanks to Alexandra for suggesting Cosima as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Bijou: Baby Name of the Day

January 28, 2014

It’s a glittering name, worn by a cocktail, an actress, a few theaters, and possibly some French poodles. Thanks to Sadie for suggesting Bijou as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Monroe: Baby Name of the Day

January 21, 2014

It is a Hollywood-certified surname with a vibrant -o ending. Thanks to Whitney for suggesting Monroe as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Luna: Baby Name of the Day

January 13, 2014

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on July 14, 2008.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on January 13, 2014. She’s the Harry Potter character name most thoroughly embraced by Muggles. Thanks to Unknown for suggesting today’s Name of the Day: Luna.

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Best Celebrity Baby Names of 2013

December 13, 2013

I write about celebrity kids an awful lot, but I’ve never done a real, end-of-the-year round-up post here. Really, where *are* my priorities? Since I’ve spent the week writing about celebrity baby names, it seems like the perfect year to reflect on my favorite high profile baby names. Before we dive in, let’s address two […]

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Sunday Summary: July 28, 2013

July 28, 2013

It’s been such a busy summer, with the arrival of babies North and George. And yet it seems like there’s always another high-profile birth just around the corner, doesn’t it?  I can’t decide if all of this talk of baby names makes it harder to choose names for our non-celebrity off-spring … or if it increases […]

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Clementine: Baby Name of the Day

March 11, 2013

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on May 19, 2008.  It was revised and edited for re-posting on Monday, March 11, 2013.  Thanks to Zoe for suggesting the update! We all recall the brouhaha following the birth of Gwyneth Paltrow’s daughter Apple. But at least one fruit has been a respectable name for girls […]

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Giacomo: Baby Name of the Day

February 11, 2013

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on June 4, 2008.  It was substantially revised and re-published on February 11, 2013. He’s the Italian form of the evergreen James and Jacob. Our Baby Name of the Day is Giacomo.

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Tallulah: Baby Name of the Day

January 28, 2013

Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on May 17, 2008.  It was substantially revised and reposted on January 28, 2013. She’s part-saint, part-Hollywood icon. Our Baby Name of the Day is Tallulah.

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Shiloh: Baby Name of the Day

January 2, 2013

She was a surprising starbaby choice back in 2006, previously worn by a battle, a dog, and a Neil Diamond song. Our Baby Name of the Day is Shiloh.

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