Just when you think every name has been imagined, every option exhausted, pop culture surprises us. First, Cecily von Ziegesar’s novel Cum Laude tackles the lives of privileged college students (as opposed to the privileged high school students in her Gossip Girl franchise.) One of the main characters is a girl called Shipley, and a […]READ MORE >>
Sharing all the baby name news from the week!
Every Sunday, the Summary rounds up the most newsworthy name-related stories, along with the occasional blast from the past. We'll examine trends and themes, surprising celebrity choices, and names in the headlines, too.
For those of you in the US, Happy Independence Day! There will be no Baby Name of the Day on Monday, but national-holiday/great-excuse-for-a-cookout or no, I couldn’t let a Sunday go past without the news. I’m going to flip the starbaby info to the top. If you recognize Diego Luna, he of Milk and Y […]READ MORE >>
Tiny nation Monaco is set to expand their royal family by one. What do you think of Queen Charlene?READ MORE >>
Happy Father’s Day!READ MORE >>
So the Glee baby was named Beth. And Nikki Blonsky has a new series on ABC Family called Huge, apparently set at a summer weight-loss camp.READ MORE >>
Yesterday marked the first in a series of Reader Baby Name Stories.READ MORE >>
For those of you in the US, Happy Memorial Day weekend!READ MORE >>
Thanks to everyone who has submitted their Baby Name Stories.READ MORE >>
Conventional media is still abuzz with news that Jacob and Isabella are the most popular baby names in the US for 2009.READ MORE >>
Happy Mother’s Day!READ MORE >>