ARTICLES RELATING TO BABY NAMES

These were the top 10 baby names for boys and girls in every province in South Africa last year

2019-09-27 07:45

The most popular name for babies in 2018 was Enzokuhle, for both boys and girls, but some provinces had different ideas about the ideal name for a South African baby.

Want to pull a Kim and Kanye? Here's what you need to know about trademarking your child's name in South Africa

2019-05-29 11:31

Trademarking their children's names is just one way Kim and Kanye are keeping the business in the family. And their most recent addition is no exception. How can SA parents do the same? We tell you.

200 beautiful Xhosa baby names

2019-04-18 12:18

We've put together an awesome list of 200 Xhosa baby names and their meanings.

Would you name your next child after a Game of Thrones character?

2019-03-14 17:56

The perfect inspiration for baby names or bad idea? Here are 38 options from the ever-popular series.

Baby names: When your best friend mocks the name you chose

2019-01-24 08:57

One mom's online rant has highlighted yet another tier to the never-ending barrage that is unsolicited baby advice: baby names.

Princess Diana was the lowkey baby name inspiration for Harry and Meghan's newborn son

2018-10-31 15:52

Archie Harrison wasn't even on our list! All bets placed on Royal baby Sussex are officially off and we were wrong about pretty much everything.

Could this rapper dad be the reason behind SA's number one baby name?

2018-08-29 16:31

Music has been known to inspire parents' choice of names for their little ones – and we have a feeling this SA rapper is behind the most popular name in the country.

The most popular names in South Africa right now

2018-08-28 08:50

Dlamini was the most common surname in 2017, according to Statistics SA.

What your favourite soccer stars named their children

2018-06-19 16:16

Are you, like thousands of parents around the world, thinking of naming your child after your favourite footballer? Here's what their names mean before you make the commitment.

 

Just over a million babies were registered in South Africa last year – and a lot of them were named Enzokuhle Dlamini, again

2019-09-26 14:16

South Africans keep giving birth to more boys than girls, new numbers from Statistics South Africa shows, and the top surnames stayed on top.

WATCH: Kris Jenner reveals the beautiful meaning and inspiration behind Kim and Kanye West’s name for their fourth child, Psalm

2019-05-23 14:51

Kris Jenner revealed the beautiful meaning behind baby Psalm West's name choice.

These are the most popular baby names of 2019 in the US so far

2019-03-29 14:36

While traditional options continue to be picked by parents, quirky baby names have soared in popularity in 2019!

This app is like Tinder but for baby names

2019-02-22 10:15

Your baby naming prayers have been answered, and the solution is fully downloadable for both Android and iPhone.

Princess Charlotte has two cute nicknames

2018-11-13 15:40

Lotte is a fairly obvious choice but we're not quite sure about Princess Charlotte's other recently revealed nickname.

Wanderlust! Baby names inspired by places

2018-09-03 13:19

Whether you're widely travelled or just looking for a distinctive name for your baby, here are 19 place-inspired baby names to choose from.

Here are SA's most popular baby names for 2017!

2018-08-28 10:26

See what name knocked Junior and Precious off the top spot to claim SA's number one baby name for both genders by birth registration in 2017.

61 of the worst names parents actually gave their kids

2018-08-16 10:58

Unsure of what name to settle on for your baby? Here are 61 examples of what not to name them compiled by author and self-professed name-collector extraordinaire, Russell Ash.

Michael Bublé and wife Luisana Lopilato reveal their newborn daughter’s name

2018-07-31 12:36

Canadian singer Michael Bublé (42) and his Argentinean wife, Luisana Lopilato (31), recently welcomed the newest member of their family – and we finally know her name!

97 cool baby names local celebs gave their kids

2018-06-14 10:30

Luckily Hollywood parent naming conventions do not apply to our homegrown celebs. See what our local A-lister parents named their kids.

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