Message Boards

Welcome to the message boards! There are different boards; please read the descriptions to choose the best place to post.


Name Facts Message Board
For fact-based posts or questions about given names: meanings, history, popularity, usage, etc.

Name Opinions Message Board
For opinion-based posts or questions about names: baby name suggestions, character names, name aesthetics, etc.

Name Games Message Board
For name games: elimination, create-a-family, etc.

Surname Message Board
For questions about surnames, hosted at

Off Topic

The Lounge (login required)
For any subject other than names.

The Writing Room (login required)
For the discussion of stories you or others have created: plots, characters, etc.

Test Message Board
For technical questions and testing.