Adolf, Alexa, Greta: These are the names Germans don’t want to give their kids

Adolf, Alexa, Greta: These are the names Germans don’t want to give their kids

History, technology and current political trends all seem to have an influence when German parents decide on names for their children, a new survey shows.

These are the unusual names parents in Germany are giving their newborns

These are the unusual names parents in Germany are giving their newborns

These are Germany’s most popular baby names for 2020

These are Germany’s most popular baby names for 2020

Curious things that happen when you have a German name but aren’t German

Curious things that happen when you have a German name but aren’t German

These are Germany’s most popular baby names

These are Germany’s most popular baby names

What it’s like to share a name with the world’s most notorious dictator
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What it’s like to share a name with the world’s most notorious dictator

The very strangest surnames in the German telephone book

The very strangest surnames in the German telephone book

From strict to starry: discovering the original meaning of my German name
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From strict to starry: discovering the original meaning of my German name

These are Germany’s most popular baby names of 2017

These are Germany’s most popular baby names of 2017

‘Ben’ and ‘Emma’ most popular baby names in 2017

‘Ben’ and ‘Emma’ most popular baby names in 2017

German job centres discriminate against people with foreign-sounding names: study

German job centres discriminate against people with foreign-sounding names: study

Sophie and Max: German classics top baby name list

Sophie and Max: German classics top baby name list

Germans turn to Star Wars for baby names

Germans turn to Star Wars for baby names

Germans stay traditional with 2014 baby names

Germans stay traditional with 2014 baby names

Ben and Mia – Germany’s top baby names

Ben and Mia – Germany’s top baby names

‘Mia’ and ‘Ben’ top baby names in 2012

‘Mia’ and ‘Ben’ top baby names in 2012

Foreigners can’t change name ‘just to integrate’

Foreigners can’t change name ‘just to integrate’

No-name job letters ‘help women and migrants’

No-name job letters ‘help women and migrants’

Kevins and Mandys ‘have no luck in online love’

Kevins and Mandys ‘have no luck in online love’

Leon and Mia most popular baby names in 2010

Leon and Mia most popular baby names in 2010

‘Marie’ and ‘Maximilian’ top Germany’s 2009 baby name list

‘Marie’ and ‘Maximilian’ top Germany’s 2009 baby name list

Heidi Klum to take Seal’s surname

Heidi Klum to take Seal’s surname

Court upholds triple surname ban

Court upholds triple surname ban