Choosing a baby name can be something quite exciting! In some customs the child will take the name of their grandparents, others will take celebrity names, some will be named after Gods or Phrophets, while others may choose to create a whole new name altogether. Whatever the choice may be, it must be unanimously approved by both parents. Finding the right name can be tedious, sifting through thousands of blogs and websites that look for new trends in names and one must remember that naming a child is a personal preference and not one that should necessarily be adopted by the masses. In recent times, gender neutral names have gained popularity for those who are looking for names that cater for males and females such as Max. This article will explore the latest trends in naming babies and look at how the years have influenced a new era of names for children.
Choosing when to NameSome couples will reveal the gender of their child early in the pregnancy. This will allow friends and family to organise suitable gifts for the newborn. In some cases, the gender of the child will remain a secret in much the same way the child's name is kept secret by some. The mother may choose to style and decorate the newborns room in time for it's arrival.
Popular Names for 2017
Gender neutral namesSome parents choose to name their children with gender neutral names (or unisex) which means the name is suitable for both males and females. Som common gender neutral names are below: