Thursday, December 3, 2009

November's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in November 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Ava (Same)
3. Ella (+2)
4. Finn (+4)
5. Jack (+2)
6. Amelia (-3)
7. Claire (New)
8. Henry (New)
9. Grace (-3)
10. Benjamin (-6)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Briley
2. Cosima
3. Fable
4. Bronte
5. Nahla


See you next month for Nymbler's top names of 2009!

Thursday, November 5, 2009

October's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in October 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Ava (Same)
3. Amelia (+1)
4. Benjamin (+2)
5. Ella (+4)
6. Grace (+2)
7. Jack (-4)
8. Finn (-3)
9. Oliver (+1)
10. Abigail (New)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Sparrow
2. Anniston
3. Huckleberry
4. October
5. Pixie

Friday, October 2, 2009

September's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in September 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Ava (Same)
3. Jack (+4)
4. Amelia (Same)
5. Finn (Same)
6. Benjamin (-3)
7. Audrey (New)
8. Grace (-2)
9. Ella (New)
10. Oliver (-1)


Nymbler users' creativity with names can outwit even our huge name database, check out these 5 new names, that were popular on Nymbler this month:

Top 5 brand new names:
1. Everleigh
2. Elliana
3. Elowen
4. Inara
5. Marielle


Thank you, Nymbler users, and see you next month for another monthly list of names.

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Nymbler updated with 50k names

Dear Nymbler users,
There's been a massive update of the Nymbler database.
Now, you can explore and get inspired by more than 50.000 names!
On top of that, we added meaning of the names to the info popup, a feature that had been requested by many users.
We hope that you find this updated Nymbler useful!

Thursday, September 17, 2009

August's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

We're a bit late this month! The Nymbler team is working on a couple new features that we think you will enjoy...

In the meantime, here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in August 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Ava (Same)
3. Benjamin (+3)
4. Amelia (-1)
5. Finn (New)
6. Grace (-2)
7. Jack (+3)
8. Henry (-3)
9. Oliver (-2)
10. Claire (New)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Khloe
2. Gypsy
3. Gracen
4. Bodhi
5. Fable


One of our commenter asked what these new names are, exactly. They are names that Nymbler users enter manually and that Nymbler has no information about yet.
By collecting and counting these unknown names, we can get a glimpse of what names our cutting-edge users would like to have included in Nymbler.

See you next month for another top 10!

Monday, August 17, 2009

July's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in July 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Ava (+4)
3. Amelia (-1)
4. Grace (+1)
5. Henry (New)
6. Benjamin (+1)
7. Oliver (New)
8. Audrey (+1)
9. Ella (-1)
10. Jack (-7)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Elia
2. Shepherd
3. Torin
4. Wynter
5. Berlin

Thursday, July 2, 2009

June's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in June 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Amelia (+3)
3. Jack (Same)
4. Finn (+3)
5. Grace (-1)
6. Ava (-4)
7. Benjamin (+1)
8. Ella (-1)
9. Audrey (Same)
10. Claire (Same)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Aveline
2. Milly
3. Cedar
4. Jordanne
5. Odette

Monday, June 15, 2009

May's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in May 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Ava (Same)
3. Jack (Same)
4. Grace (Same)
5. Amelia (+4)
6. Finn (+2)
7. Ella (-1)
8. Benjamin (-3)
9. Audrey (New)
10. Claire (Same)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Hero
2. Amalie
3. Lake
4. Soraya
5. Quin

Monday, May 18, 2009

Nymbler updated with Social Security Administration Popular Baby Names for 2008

Last week, the US Social Security released their top baby names for 2008, based on the actual number of baby born last year.
You can check it out on their website: Social Security Administration Popular Baby Names for 2008
Nymbler was just updated with this data, so when you look at the info for a name, its popularity graph and rank reflect the 2008 data.

Here are the top 5 names for girls and boys, click on the names to look at their updated info in Nymbler:

2008 Top 5 girls' names from SSA:
1. Emma
2. Isabella
3. Emily
4. Madison
5. Ava

2008 Top 5 boys' names from SSA:
1. Jacob
2. Michael
3. Ethan
4. Joshua
5. Daniel

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

April's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in April 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (+2)
2. Ava (-1)
3. Jack (-1)
4. Grace (Same)
5. Benjamin (Same)
6. Ella (+1)
7. Owen (New)
8. Finn (Same)
9. Amelia (-3)
10. Claire (-1)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Link
2. Tea
3. January
4. Lux
5. Pandora

Friday, April 3, 2009

March's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in March 2009, click them to see more info:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Ava (Same)
2. Jack (+2)
3. Charlotte (Same)
4. Grace (+2)
5. Benjamin (+4)
6. Amelia (+1)
7. Ella (-6)
8. Finn (+2)
9. Claire (-4)
10. Olivia (New)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Myla
2. Aven
3. Orla
4. Bowen
5. Daxton

Monday, March 2, 2009

February's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in February 2009:

Top 10 favorite names:
1. Ava (Same)
2. Ella (+1)
3. Charlotte (-1)
4. Jack (Same)
5. Claire (+1)
6. Grace (+3)
7. Amelia (Same)
8. Avery (+2)
9. Benjamin (-4)
10. Finn (New)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Coraline
2. Ever
3. True
4. Jai
5. Love

Friday, February 6, 2009

January's Most Popular Baby Names - 2009

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in January 2009:


Top 10 favorite names:
1. Ava (+1)
2. Charlotte (-1)
3. Ella (+2)
4. Jack (Same)
5. Benjamin (-2)
6. Claire (+3)
7. Amelia (-1)
8. Anna (+2)
9. Grace (-2)
10. Avery (New)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Yana
2. Dasha
3. Dima
4. Annaleigh
5. Tripp

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Top names 2008: Charlotte and Jack!

Happy new year! Before diving in the naming trends of 2009, let's reflect on what Nymbler thought the top names were this last year.

The winning couple are: Charlotte and Jack!


Top girl's names in 2008:

1. Charlotte  
2. Ava        
3. Ella       
4. Lily       
5. Amelia     
6. Elizabeth  
7. Anna       
8. Grace      
9. Caroline   
10. Claire     
11. Olivia     
12. Lucy       
13. Avery      
14. Abigail    
15. Emma      

Top boy's names in 2008:

1. Jack       
2. Benjamin   
3. Owen       
4. Oliver     
5. James      
6. Henry      
7. Noah       
8. Finn       
9. Caleb      
10. Gabriel    
11. Isaac      
12. Alexander  
13. Ethan    
14. Liam       
15. Jacob      

Charlotte and Ava have been topping the monthly list alternatively during the year, while Jack and Benjamin also have been the strongest contenders to the top spot.
Like last year, biblical names seem to be a hit with Nymbler users, their timeless quality definitely struck a chord.

Now, here are some of the names that had a lot of activity on Nymbler in 2008. Some of them became much more favorited at some point in the year, some of them moved fast in the rankings.

Movers and Shakers 2008:
Alesia
Allaire
Avie
Demetria
Jacek
Jora
Kip
Knox
Lilyan
Manning
Moss
Octavian
Patrice
Pavel
Sunday
Ulysses
Valerian
Yasmine
Zena
Zenon


Thank you, Nymbler users, and happy new year!



Friday, January 2, 2009

December's Most Popular Baby Names

Here are the names that were popular on Nymbler in December 2008:


Top 10 favorite names:
1. Charlotte (Same)
2. Ava (Same)
3. Benjamin (Same)
4. Jack (Same)
5. Ella (+2)
6. Amelia (-1)
7. Grace (+1)
8. Owen (New)
9. Claire (-3)
10. Anna (New)


Top 5 brand new names:
1. Ekaterina
2. Ksenia
3. Carlisle
4. Milena
5. Dasha


Top 5 blocked names:
1. Abigail
2. Anna
3. Elizabeth
4. Ava
5. Aidan


Top 5 emailed names:
1. Ava
2. Ella
3. Charlotte
4. Addison
5. Owen