Want your baby’s name to be original? Double baby names are the way to go. It’s actually a Southern tradition to choose two monikers for your newborn, and it’s totally trending. Here are 14 adorable combos that we love the most.
Gem - The new sound in word names is short and swift. This rising trend aims for double impact, in meaning and sound. Unlike traditional names, word names take their punch from their meanings. A sharp single syllable amplifies the style. The effect is bold and confident, but not heavy. What's more, the word origin makes these names familiar and easy to pronounce, while they still sound new and fresh as names. That's proving to be an irresistible combination.
With expert insight on baby name trends and what the names we choose reveal about our culture, name expert and bestselling author Laura Wattenburg has devised a "magic formula" sweet spot where timelessness meets freshness using extensive databanks of research at her site. This list has names of all backgrounds and popularity levels to suit your style.