Celebrity Names Blog

​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

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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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Leelee Sobieski Gives Her "Secret Baby" a Name for the Ages

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Well this is one we definitely weren't expecting! Actress Leelee Sobieski and husband Adam Kimmel are now officially parents-of-two because the couple has welcomed their second child ... back in July. Wait, what?!

That's right. Sobieski was first spotted with a baby bump back in May but has remained impressively silent on the baby front. Next thing we know, their son has arrived. And his name? A complete classic. The couple is already parents to 4-year-old Louisanna Ray, but this time they went a more traditional route by naming their baby Martin.

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Robert Downey Jr.'s Reveals the Meaning Behind Baby Avri's Name

Robert Downey Jr.'s Reveals the Meaning Behind Baby Avri's Name

While we all may have scratched our heads a little bit earlier this week, wondering how to pronounce Robert Downey Jr.'s new babies name, the wait to know is over.  Not only did Robert Downey Jr. dish to People magazine on how to pronounce little Avri's name, he also revealed the cute meaning behind Avri Roel's middle name.

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Rachel Bilson Gives Baby Name Straight Out of a Fairy Tale

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Rachel Bilson and longtime boyfriend (and even former fiance) Hayden Christensen have welcomed their baby girl and given her a name straight out of a Disney fairy tale. Several sources are reporting that the couple has named their little princess Briar Rose!

Sound familiar? In the original Brothers Grimm Sleeping Beauty tale, the three pixies named the princess Briar Rose in order to protect her from Maleficent's curse. And now, the delicate and female moniker has been given to Hollywood's latest addition.

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