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13 Best Rising Girl Names 2016

13 Best Rising Girl Names 2016 | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
The 13 best rising girl names 2016 are the head of their class. They’re the names that define how we’re naming our children today, and set the trends that will define the names we use for the next decade.
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Sunday Summary: 9th of 2016 - Appellation Mountain

Sunday Summary: 9th of 2016 - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Inigo and Ignacio, Taryn and Tara, is three the new two when it comes to middle names, and about those monkeys ... 
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15 Rare Ev Names for Girls: Take Eva and Mix! - Appellation Mountain

15 Rare Ev Names for Girls: Take Eva and Mix! - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Ev names for girls are quite stylish today, from spare Eve to elaborate Evangeline. Looking for something less familiar? This list is for you!
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I really like Evanna, Evienne and Evalina.
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UK Birth Announcements 29/2/16 - 6/3/16

UK Birth Announcements 29/2/16 - 6/3/16 | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
A round-up of names from birth announcements announced in British newspapers in the last week. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
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March Madness 2016: Boys Opening Round - Appellation Mountain

March Madness 2016: Boys Opening Round - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Time for the opening round of March Madness 2016 for boys. The sixteen most popular names for boys face off in our first weekend. Vote, vote, vote!
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Go vote!
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10th Blogiversary

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One decade of blogging! Because this is what crazy people do.
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CONGRATS NANCYYYYYY!!!!!!
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The Art of Naming: Yannick

The Art of Naming: Yannick | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Yannick isn't a popular name, but are any Y names all that favored these days? Yannick does sound cool though. What do you think of it?
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The Clintons ruined the name ‘Hillary’ for new parents

The Clintons ruined the name ‘Hillary’ for new parents | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

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This amuses me.
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Save Our Susans and Protect The Peter: The Ridiculous World of "Endangered" Names

Save Our Susans and Protect The Peter: The Ridiculous World of "Endangered" Names | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

  A wave of articles on "endangered" names has been flooding my inbox since last year, and eventually some poor sap from the Sydney Morning Herald with minimal interest in names got roped into providing some scary statistics for New...

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Rock Star Surname Names: The Most Popular in the US - Appellation Mountain

Rock Star Surname Names: The Most Popular in the US - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Rock star surname names are wildly popular, with choices like Lennon and Presley surging in recent years. Are there any that you would consider?

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Most of these are pretty great. Bowie is definitely on trend now and will probably rise this year.

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Most Common Names of D.C. Voters, by Party

Most Common Names of D.C. Voters, by Party | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Before you click, guess: Which party's top names are the most old-fashioned? (Hint: It's either Democrats or Republicans.)

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Potentially Hyphenated Names Used for Girls in the US

Potentially Hyphenated Names Used for Girls in the US | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
There could be a number of reasons why parents would opt for a hyphenated name. Maybe they have 3 or 4 favorites that they just cannot narrow down. Maybe they'd like to honor two people in one name. Maybe they just like how it sounds.
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Popular Baby Names in Northern Territory, 2015

Charlotte and Jack were the most popular baby names in Northern Territory in 2015. more
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Name Help: Twin Brothers for Lila Kate - Appellation Mountain

Name Help: Twin Brothers for Lila Kate - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Name Help is a series at Appellation Mountain. Every Saturday, one reader’s name questions will be discussed. (And some Mondays, too – we have so many requests!
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Jemima Daphne and Charles Munro

Jemima Daphne and Charles Munro | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Girls Alexa Neve Amia Adelaide Raine (Carlize) Anika (Krishnayva) Arianne Olive (Lily) Audrey Fleur (Marlow) Bronte Eloise (Marlie) Clodagh Mae Elke Willow (Indie Eve) Evelyn Frances (Liam, Samara) Freya Jane (Jasmine, Sophie, Gemma) Gabrielle Suzanna...
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March Madness 2016: Girls Opening Round - Appellation Mountain

March Madness 2016: Girls Opening Round - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Ready for March Madness baby names? Time to cheer for your favorite names, and most importantly - vote to see which name will carry the day!
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Really? Esme vs Aveline? WHY!?
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Cyclone Names for Boys

Cyclone Names for Boys | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Dominic There was a Cyclone Dominic in 1982 and another in 2009; both were quite severe and did significant damage. Dominic is from the Latin name Dominicus, meaning "of the Lord", and often translated as "belonging to God".
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Ariadne: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain

Ariadne: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Clever, courageous Ariadne is a mythological name boosted by other Greek girl pics like Penelope, and a popular Mexican actress.
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The Art of Naming: The Very Best Y Names for Boys and Girls

The Art of Naming: The Very Best Y Names for Boys and Girls | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
Let's face it. There just aren't very many popular Y names. Isn't that something we should change? If you're into the unique and unusual, this letter can be your best friend!
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Sunday Summary: Welcome to March! - Appellation Mountain

Sunday Summary: Welcome to March! - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it
I’m always extra excited for March, for obvious and logical reasons. First? Spring! Warmer weather and longer days are always welcome. But secondly, it’s March Madness here at Appellation Mountain. No basketballs required. Instead, we pit the top sixteen baby names for boys and the top sixteen baby names for girls against each other in …

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Have you read the best name stories of the week? Have you voted in March Madness yet? This is the place to do it. Thanks to Abby for the mention :)

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Have you read the best name stories of the week? Have you voted in March Madness yet? This is the place to do it. Thanks to Abby for the mention :)

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UK Birth Announcements 11/1/16 - 17/1/16

UK Birth Announcements 11/1/16 - 17/1/16 | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

A round-up of names from birth announcements announced in British newspapers in the last week. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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Name Help: Renaming Siobhan - Appellation Mountain

Name Help: Renaming Siobhan - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Today's #namehelp post is different. Siobhan has always felt like her given name isn't her Name, and it's time for a fresh start. But what to choose?

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What if you take the sound of the end of Siobhan... and go for Vona? 

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Pagan and Rocket

Pagan and Rocket | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Twins Eloise Caroline and Isabella Rosemary Hudson Blake and Parker Raine (Brock) Tucker and Louis (Winnie) Girls Adele Violet (Georgie) Aiesha Ngarangi Annabelle Loveday Aurora Jane Bessy Jean (Emerald, Dulcie) Clancy Pearl (Briar, Myra) Daphne Lilac...

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Deckard: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain

Deckard: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Deckard is a seldom-heard, surname(ish) name that could catch on in 2016, thanks to a web comic, a silver screen villain, and an on-trend sound.

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I like it! It's like a tougher big brother to Declan. 

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