7 Unusual Baby Names that Are Getting Popular in 2013

Photo by: Michelle Horton
Bentley
Nameberry credits the meteoric rise of baby boy Bentley (rising 915 spots in five years) due largely to the show Teen Mom, especially considering Bentley's mom, Maci, ... more 
Photo by: Michelle Horton
Bentley
Nameberry credits the meteoric rise of baby boy Bentley (rising 915 spots in five years) due largely to the show Teen Mom, especially considering Bentley's mom, Maci, has seen her name climb the charts recently, too.
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Fri, Apr 12, 2013 1:32 PM EDT
Back in 2012, I used a mixture of baby name stats and pop-culture know-how to predict which baby names might be the future Sophias and Aidens. (Watch out for Harper and Penelope, and don't underestimate Declan and Asher.) Yet the name experts at Nameberry.com did their own charting and analyzing to come up with their own list of unique names on the upswing. A list of names that are getting popular at a faster rate than the norm. Whether they signify a temporary trend or an eventual rise to the tippy-top - well only time will tell. By Michelle Horton



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