What's in a name? Plenty! Choosing a name for your child is a significant act so it may take some thought. A lot of resources exist
for learning more about the meaning, country of origin and even the personality that can be
associated with a certain name.
Check out ParenthoodWeb to
research the meaning of any name. Get help choosing a baby name with the extensive information on names, their importance, history, and origins from
The popularity of a name is also something many parents consider when deciding on a name.
Jacob, Sophia, Mason and Isabella are among the most popular baby names this year, according to government data. The Social Security Administration Web site also lets you search for the most popular baby names each year since 1879.
Other resources for baby name research include:
Search for girl names, boy names, celebrity baby names and baby name meanings.