What do Louise, Frank, Vincent, Gus and Edward have in common? They are all included in Nameberry's "Hottest Baby Name Trends of 2010" list.
Among the naming trends are:
• Economical Names - Shorter, monosyllabic names like Joe, Hal and Max.
• Retro Names - Think of traditional "grandmother/father" names and you get idea: Florence, Josephine, Walter and Raymond.
• The L Word - Names with two L sounds: Lola, Delilah and Lulu
• The X Factor - Possibly brought on by the Jolie-Pitt clan, names with the letter X will be in fashion: Dexter, Rex, Felix
What trends are you seeing? Which one do you wish would just go away?
For more trends and ideas on what to name your child, visit Nameberry's Web site.