10 best celeb baby names of 2018

Our favourite monikers of the year

Content Editor / October 16 2018

Celebrities are often known for giving their kids pretty wacky, out-there monikers, but there are plenty who also choose classic, sweet and simple names for their offspring. Here’s our pick of some of the best baby names this year so far. Watch them trend and start to rocket up those baby name charts!

1 Goldie

The fourth baby for Lindy Klim and first for husband Adam Ellis, baby Goldie is a pure drop of sunlight. Other famous Goldies include actress Goldie Hawn and author Goldie Taylor.

Nothing to see here people... it's just a bit of dribble! @goldieandace 🤤 #kids #fashion #photoshoot
Nothing to see here people... it's just a bit of dribble! @goldieandace 🤤 #kids #fashion #photoshoot

2 Frida

Actress Brigitte Neilsen made headlines around the world when she gave birth to her much-longed for baby at the age of 54. Frida is an old Norse name meaning ‘beautiful, beloved.’

Our precious little Frida, our true love. ❤️
Our precious little Frida, our true love. ❤️

3 Raja

The fifth child for blogger-turned author Constance Hall, and the first with new husband Denim, baby Raja joins their blended family to make lucky number seven. Raja is a Sanskrit name taken from the word ‘rule’.

Possibly my favourite photo from the birth of Raja.... welcome to the Matriarchy Densy .. Queen just had a baby yo 💅🏾 @trinacaryphotography
Possibly my favourite photo from the birth of Raja.... welcome to the Matriarchy Densy .. Queen just had a baby yo 💅🏾 @trinacaryphotography

4 Miles

Named after jazz musician Miles Davis, little Miles is the second son of golden couple John Legend and Chrissy Teigen, and the brother of two-year-old Luna.

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learned a little Balinese sling action! please feel free to get angry and judgemental in my comments below! I know you can't wait!!

5 Gwendolyn

This quaint name from the 19th Century was given to James Van Der Beek’s baby daughter with wife Kimberley. The couple have five children together.

So far, so good... #DateNight
So far, so good... #DateNight

6 Alexis

The Queen of tennis can do no wrong in our eyes, and that goes for her adorable baby daughters name too. Alexis is named after her Daddy, Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit.

The countdown is on for New York! I'm so excited for my first pop-up shop in NYC from Friday - Sunday @Tictail, a female-run business like mine. If you can't make it in person, you can still shop our exclusive NYC tee that launches this Friday.
The countdown is on for New York! I'm so excited for my first pop-up shop in NYC from Friday - Sunday @Tictail, a female-run business like mine. If you can't make it in person, you can still shop our exclusive NYC tee that launches this Friday.

7 Ennis

This sweet boy’s name was chosen by actors Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons for their first son. The name comes from the Irish word for ‘island’.

8 Tiana

Dwayne Johnson and his longtime girlfriend, Lauren Hashian, welcomed a beautiful baby girl named Tiana Gia Johnson earlier this year.

❤️ It's so incredible to finally meet you our sweet little Baby Tia. You are the most peaceful peanut, our little angel & wow, are we lucky... completely in love |April 17, 2018 - 8:47pm ❤️🙏🏼
❤️ It's so incredible to finally meet you our sweet little Baby Tia. You are the most peaceful peanut, our little angel & wow, are we lucky... completely in love |April 17, 2018 - 8:47pm ❤️🙏🏼

9 Axel 

Welcome to the jungle! TV host Seth Meyers and wife Alexi Ashe welcomed little Axel into the world when he arrived unexpectedly quickly and was born in the couple’s apartment lobby!

Intro to democracy
Intro to democracy

10 Vida

Baby Vida is the third child for crooner Michael Buble and his wife Luisana Lopilato. She joins big brothers Noah and Elias.

Cómo explicar que nos explota el corazón de amor? Que no nos alcanzan las horas del día para contemplarla. Le agradezco a Dios por hacernos este regalo de vida y alegría! Porque mirar sus ojos es mirar el cielo mismo! Te amamos hasta el infinito y más allá. Te esperábamos no solo para crecer como familia... nos diste luz, esperanza, en fin sos y serás nuestra Vida del alma!! #regalodedios #feliz #family #ourprincess
Cómo explicar que nos explota el corazón de amor? Que no nos alcanzan las horas del día para contemplarla. Le agradezco a Dios por hacernos este regalo de vida y alegría! Porque mirar sus ojos es mirar el cielo mismo! Te amamos hasta el infinito y más allá. Te esperábamos no solo para crecer como familia... nos diste luz, esperanza, en fin sos y serás nuestra Vida del alma!! #regalodedios #feliz #family #ourprincess