Back when this site was first set up baby names was the core of We’ve now changed focus and there are plenty of other sites providing databases of baby names and their meanings – so we’ve decided not to migrate that content.

If you’re looking for Baby name suggestions, we’d recommend the following sites: – one of the original name databases out there, over 400,000 names and meanings. They’ve even got a podcast! – also has a name database, that’s a very popular parenting website who’s content reaches 100 million people a month. is another that’s worth a look.

As a bit of a wild card entry in this list – there are a couple of government websites listing popular baby names – the Social Security Administration in the US and a Baby Names Explorer in the UK where you can find the most popular baby names since 1904.