Home > Pregnancy > Baby Names > Choosing a Name > Baby Name Trends for 2014

Slideshow Iconslideshows MORE

|

Baby Name Trends for 2014

5 of 13
2014 baby name, Nelson Mandela

Nelson


Learn about the name Nelson.

Nelson Mandela died in December 2013 following a full life of civil rights advocacy, philanthropy, and public service in his native South Africa. The former president of South Africa and Nobel Peace Prize winner is best known for his role in ending apartheid (racial segregation) in the country after serving 27 years in prison for leading a government revolt. The name Nelson means "son of a champion."

Next: Francis and Frances

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Twitter icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks

highlights

Pin the Star on the Christmas Tree Game
Looking for a great Christmas game to play with your kids? Print our free Pin the Star on the Christmas Tree game for loads of family fun!

Kindergarten Readiness App Wins Gold
Our Kindergarten Readiness app won the Gold Award of Excellence in the educational category at the 2014 Communicator Awards. This valuable checklist comes with games and activities to help your child practice the essential skills she needs for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

Top Family Movies in Theaters for the Holidays
Taking the kids to the movies is a special family treat for the holidays! Don't miss 2014's best family films in theaters from Thanksgiving through Christmas.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!