Welcome to The Name Geek

Want your kid to have have a cool, edgy, modern-sounding name? Try adding an X.

We take a look at NBA players who had a unique name, but whose celebrity caused their name to become a lot less unique.

What were the fastest-growing baby girl names of 2019?

What were the fastest-growing baby boy names of 2019?

Some names are boy names, like John and Michael. Other names are girl names, like Anna and Emily. But some names are commonly used by people of either gender. What are the American names that have a gender ratio closest to 50%?

Earlier, we brought you Old Person Names, now it's time to do the opposite. We calculated the average age of people who have every common first name in the United States. Which names have the youngest average age?

What does your name say about your age? The answer: quite a bit. In fact, based on your first name, we can guess how old you are likely to be!

What were names with the oldest average age? Updated for 2020.