Charles

Ten Unexpected Nicknames for Charles

August 29, 2014

Charles is an impeccable classic – regal and creative at once. ¬†Nicknames for Charles are plentiful. ¬†Default nickname Charlie is an every-boy staple, while the other go-to, Chuck, feels casual and cool. But what if you’re after something a little less popular? ¬†Formal name Charles ranked #57 in 2013, while Charlie was #233 for boys […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Annora

June 7, 2011

She’s a medieval rarity that would be right at home in today’s Top 100. Thanks to Christina for suggesting Annora as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Camden

February 28, 2011

Cross Cameron with London and you’ll end up with this rapidly rising choice. Thanks to Tracy for suggesting the only name her husband likes. Our Baby Name of the Day is Camden.

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Baby Name of the Day: Rachel

February 11, 2011

She rocketed into the US Top Ten thanks to a sitcom, but this Biblical choice has far more staying power than many pop culture hits. Thanks to Kelly for suggesting Rachel as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Cornelia

October 29, 2010

Not every nineteenth century name has made a comeback. Thanks to Photoquilty for suggesting the undiscovered Cornelia as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Rupert

October 22, 2010

    He’s been worn by princes, saints, and one unmistakable red-headed actor. Thanks to Fran for suggesting Rupert as Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Caroline

October 1, 2010

With a happy birthday to my darling daughter, today’s Baby Name of the Day is Caroline.

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Sunday Summary: 9/18/10

September 19, 2010

Let’s begin with a random, rag-tag assortment of thoughts sparked by the arrival of a boy called Buddy Bear Maurice: Bewildertrix listed a bunch of possible names for the littlest Oliver, including Tex.

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Baby Name of the Day: Wenzel

September 17, 2010

Good King Wenceslas lives at the holidays in the English-speaking world, but in plenty of places, variants remain viable – even popular – names for a child. Thanks to Rea for suggesting her son’s middle name as Baby Name of the Day: Wenzel.

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Baby Name of the Day: Wade

August 5, 2010

He’s a little cowboy with an outdoorsy vibe to boot. Thanks to Alta for suggesting Wade as Baby Name of the Day.

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