Naming a child is not easy when there are thousands of names to choose from. Lots of things need to be considered, after all the name is most probably going to stay for the lifetime. Lots of thinking and time go into choosing a name.
Coming to a decision can be tough for parents, it sometimes gets conflicting. This infographic presents fun facts about baby names, popular names and several trend predictions for this year. It also provides some guidelines that help in choosing a name.
The name Michael remains the top favorite over the last 100 years for males, whereas Mary tops the list for females. The fantasy based movies might inspire ancient names such as Juno, Thor, Athena, etc. Superstorm Sandy may also be an inspiration for several names.
Trend in names with double “L” can be seen. Names of places that have been made popular by celebrities can turn out to be hot choices. Names starting with “W” are popular at the moment.