Most Popular Baby Names

The Force Is Strong For Emma, Noah And This Rising Baby Name

CP | By Stephen OhlemacHer, Associated Press | Posted 05.15.2017 | Canada Parents

Star Wars fans can't resist this character's dark moniker.

Most Canadian Baby Names Parents Chose In 2016

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 12.19.2016 | Canada Parents

Unique nature names are all the rage.

These Are The Top Baby Names Of 2015

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 12.02.2015 | Canada Parents

Find out which old favourites managed to stay on top.

This Is The Most Popular Baby Name In The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 11.09.2015 | Canada Parents

According to new research, this moniker is the top name in nine countries.

Top Baby Name Predictions For 2016

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 12.17.2015 | Canada Parents

These monikers will definitely surprise you!

B.C.'s Most Popular Baby Names Revealed

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 01.01.2015 | Canada British Columbia

When it comes to baby names, British Columbians are pretty consistent. Especially with girls' names. The B.C. government has released its statistic...

41 Of The Cutest (And Strangest) Food Baby Names

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.21.2014 | Canada Living

From Gwyneth Paltrow's baby Apple to Drew Barrymore's daughter Olive, there are plenty of cute little baby names out there inspired by the delicious t...

Alberta Parents Have Some Surprising Baby Name Choices

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.13.2014 | Canada Alberta

The most popular baby names in Alberta in 2013 won't come as a surprise. For the fourth year in a row Liam took the top baby name for boys, while O...

Noah sails to top baby name for boys as Jacob slips down ladder; Sophia No. 1 among girls

CP | Stephen OhlemacHer, The Associated Press | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Living

WASHINGTON - Noah sailed past Jacob to become the most popular baby name for boys in 2013, ending Jacob's 14-year run at the top. Sophia was the most ...

You Really Named Your Baby That?

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 03.08.2014 | Canada Living
Kathy Buckworth

Every year, the most popular baby names list is announced, and I think most parents prefer to never see their child's name turn up there. It might be because they want to "own" that name and be individual, or they are thinking about confusion in the classroom in later years. There's a fine line between common and insane (Hashtag, anyone?) that every parent considers.

B.C.'s Top Baby Names Are..

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Not sure what unique name to give your baby? You might want to steer clear of these. The B.C. government recently released the province's 20 most p...

The Most Popular.. And Strangest Baby Names Of 2012

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

Liam and Emma were the most popular baby names in Alberta in 2012. Liam stayed at the top of the most popular names list for a third year in a row,...

The Most Popular Baby Names For 2012?

CP | Stephen OhlemacHer, The Associated Press | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada Living

WASHINGTON - Talk about high expectations for a newborn: King and Messiah are among the fastest-rising baby names for American boys.They're just a lit...

20 Most Popular Baby Names In Quebec

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada Living

QUEBEC - Emma dethroned Lea as the most popular name for a girl in Quebec in 2012.There were 505 Emmas born in the province last year, compared with 4...

The 10 Trendiest Baby Names of 2013

BabyPost | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada Living

We're almost through the first few months of 2013, so we can officially stop looking back at last year. That being said, there's going to be some big names on the docket for 2013, so here are our picks for the trendiest baby names of this year. Spoiler alert: they're getting classy.

Which Names Were The Most Popular For Canadian Babies In 2012?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada Living

All you soon-to-be parents, listen up — it's time to suss out whether your child will be awash in a sea of Matthews and Sarahs, or if they'll be stu...