Expecting in 2017? Experts are saying that these baby names should top your short list this year. Looking back on our list of the most popular baby names of 2016, we feel like people tend to keep things safe or go wayyy out there; these picks, for the most part, seem to find a good balance between unique and (though we'll admit—some are a little more hipstery than we'd go for). Looking for more? Browse our picks for the most New York-centric baby names, nearly extinct baby names and actually hipster baby names, if that's your style.
Here's a sampling of those featured in Today.com's list via Nameberry, a data-based website focused on baby name trends (see their full article for the entire list).