Tuesday, July 09, 2013

10 Old-Fashioned Baby Names that are Back in Style


"These classic names went out of fashion, but now they're back as parents go vintage" --(from Parenting.com):

1) Clara

2) Eli

3) Naomi

4)  Charlie

5)  Alice

6) Henry

7)  Olive

8) Leo

9)  Lillian

10)  Jasper


Rounding out the top 20 are Amelia, Everett, NoraSilas, Adeline, Max, Hazel, Owen, Stella, and Oliver.

Go here for a lot more info about the names, their meanings, their re-emergence in popularity, famous people who have them, etc.

And if that's not enough, this site  lists "10 vintage baby names we want to see in 2013, including Ada, Cora, Florence, Josie, Murray and Graham.


How about you? Have you named your baby a "vintage" name...or do you plan to? What's the reaction been from family and friends? Inquiring minds want to know!

1 comment:

Pam @ over50feeling40 said...

My daughter and I were just talking about this the other day...I have met so many Baby Harrys lately...Harry use to be considered an old name!!

Hope you are doing well, Cindy!!

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