Back when we were choosing baby names for our son I remember thinking: "wow, that is a really unique name". Now year's later I'm noticing that other parents must have been thinking that same thing around the exact same time that I was thinking it. Now, half of the kids in his class have the same name.
Baby name trends baffle me. How do names pick up momentum across vast geographical masses like North America over such short periods of time? It likely has a lot to do with TV and media. Regardless of how it happens it is nearly impossible to know that it's happening until 5 years down the road. Until now...
Baby Name Trending Tool
This name trending tool was designed by Andy Kriebel to look at the history of baby names over that last 70 or so years. Type in a name and hit enter to see if your baby name is or ever has been trending.