Celebrity Names Blog

Gaby Hoffmann Picks an Earthy Name for New Baby

Gaby Hoffman

She's one of the rare child stars to disappear into obscurity and then come back to the spotlight without a scandal or a foray into reality TV, and now Gaby Hoffmann has some more good news! The star of Amazon's Transparent and the current box office hit Wild is a new mom. The actress and her boyfriend, Chris Dapkins, welcomed a baby girl -- at home -- last month.

And in keeping with her down-to-earth attitude, Gaby and Chris opted for a gorgeous baby name that's far from typical for celebrities. Are you ready for this?

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Hayden Panettiere Welcomes a Girl

Hayden Panettiere Welcomes a Girl

Actress Hayden Panettiere and heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko announced the arrival of their daughter (who bears a name with an alliteration), Kaya Klitschko, on December 9, 2014.

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Royal Couple Has Twins With Perfectly Grammatical Names

Move over Prince George and his future little sibling, there are two new royal babies in town! Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco just welcomed their twins, and the future holders of the crown have been awarded quite a mouthful of names: Gabriella, Thérèse, Marie and Jacques, Honoré, Rainier.

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​Amanda Peet Goes With a Trendy Name for New Baby

Congrats to actress Amanda Peet, who gave birth to her third child with husband David Benioff Freedman! This is an exciting first for The Good Wife star, who welcomed a cuddly little boy to their brood of girls. Their little man will grow up having two protective big sisters -- Frances, 7, and Molly, 4, which is totally sweet because we all know he'll benefit from all of the advice! The couple has given their little peanut a sweet, traditional, classic name we love. And, it's apparently, also a name that lots of other celebs love, as well.

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Winnie Gets a Sibling!

Winnie Gets a Sibling!

Surprise! Winnie Rose Fallon is a big sister!  Jimmy Fallon and his wife Nancy announced the birth of their newest addition, daughter Frances Cole Fallon, who was born on December 3rd, 2014.

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Eva Mendes Shares Secret Meaning Behind Baby's Name

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Ever since Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling welcomed their little Gos-baby, the world has been mesmerized by her name: Esmeralda Amada. The beautiful and delicate name is absolutely perfect for a little lady, but we didn't know much about her -- or mom's pregnancy. 

Finally, in a recent interview with Violet Grey, Mendes is speaking out for the first time about motherhood, her daughter, and their choice of name. And in case you were wondering, she is, indeed, named after a Disney character.

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LeBron Finally has a Daughter!

LeBron Finally has a Daughter!

Back in October LeBron James and his wife Savannah expanded their family to a party of five and welcomed their first daughter.  Their name choice falls squarely between unique but on-trend in sound.

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Scott Foley Goes With a Family-Inspired Baby Name

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Call in the Gladiators because we have some major Scandal news here! Scott Foley and his wife, actress Marika Dominczyk, welcomed their third child, a son, on November 13.

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Bill Hader & Maggie Carey's Baby Name May Cause Confusion

Bill Hader, Maggie Carey

Congrats are in order! Bill Hader and Maggie Carey welcomed their third daughter to their brood on Saturday, November 15. This little one joins the couple's other children, big sisters Hannah, 4, and Harper, 2, and while she may fit right in with the name they chose for her, it's definitely going to cause some confusion in the Hader-Carey household.

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Poppy Montgomery Gives Baby Plenty of Names: Why Choose Just One?

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When Poppy Montgomery announced she was pregnant in an interview with David Letterman back in July, she revealed she was already six months along. Clever hiding skills? Definitely. But the hiding is over: Montgomery just revealed that she has given birth to a son.

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