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Mother Names Newborn Son 'Carson' After Going Into Labor During Super Bowl

Mother Names Newborn Son 'Carson' After Going Into Labor During Super Bowl | Name News | Scoop.it
“She bet me back in October that if the Eagles went to Super Bowl and won that his name could be Carson,” said Chris.

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Keep up with news about baby names, adult names, fictional names, and more. To search: click on the filter-shaped icon on the grey bar at the top of the page. YouTube playlist of the best baby name videos: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-wd0Y9BxIZcsz2-X5DmspY3KR9vC5Otb. USA top baby names 2017: https://www.scoop.it/t/name-news/?&tag=usa+statistics+2017
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Hottest Boy Names 2019

Hottest Boy Names 2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
These are my picks for the hottest boy names of 2019. They're the ones that everyone is adding to their shortlists, sure to bound up the popularity charts!
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Zodiac Names: Amazing Names for Aquarius Babes

Zodiac Names: Amazing Names for Aquarius Babes | Name News | Scoop.it
Expecting a baby born under the astrological sign of Aquarius? Here, a plethora of possibilities!
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Sunday Summary: The Hawaii Illusion

Sunday Summary: The Hawaii Illusion | Name News | Scoop.it
Time moves on. It’s easy to forget that someone born just twenty years after an event may have absolutely no sense that it happened at all.

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So true!

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Name Help: Ethan, Tess, Levi, and ...

Name Help: Ethan, Tess, Levi, and ... | Name News | Scoop.it
Ethan Edward and Tessa Marie are being joined by twins! They're naming the boy Levi Andrew, but the girl? We're going to need some #namehelp for that!
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Newsiest Names of the Week

Newsiest Names of the Week | Name News | Scoop.it
This week’s baby name news includes names celebrating life, a moniker that started as a joke, and what’s hot on the East and West Coasts and around the world.
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Popular Baby Names in New Brunswick, 2018 –

Popular Baby Names in New Brunswick, 2018 – | Name News | Scoop.it
Emma and William were the most popular baby names in New Brunswick in 2018.
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Award for Best Article in Names: A Journal of Onomastics 2017

Award for Best Article in Names: A Journal of Onomastics 2017 | Name News | Scoop.it
Jan Tent (Australian National University, Canberra), “Indigenous Toponyms in the Antipodes: A Gazetteer-based Study,” published in the special issue of Names: A Journal of Onomastics 65(4).

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The Name's the Same: Dog Breeds Named for Their People

The Name's the Same: Dog Breeds Named for Their People | Name News | Scoop.it
What do the following names have in common: St. Bernard of Menthon, Louis Dobermann, Parson Jack Russell, and King Charles II? If you answered they are all names of famous people, you are correct. If you answered that they are all names of famous dog breeds, you are also right! There are four more AKC breeds named for real-life people, and another named for a fictional character. Can you name them?

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Call for Papers: Lexique

Call for Papers: Lexique | Name News | Scoop.it
Name researchers whose work examines the morphology, semantics and lexicology of names and naming may be interested in submitting an article for the scholarly journal Lexique (Lexicon).
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Thayer: Baby Name of the Day

Thayer: Baby Name of the Day | Name News | Scoop.it
Love surname names for boys, like Carter and Hunter? Thayer fits right in. Preppy and polished, it could make a great, stand-out choice.
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The Beginning of Bode –

The Beginning of Bode – | Name News | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago we looked at names that start with Snow-, so today let’s check out another name that many of us associate with snow: Bode. Bode Miller is one of the greatest Alpine skiers in …
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The various forms of Daphne and Laura (and other laurel names)

Pauline as Daphne Fleeing from Apollo, ca. 1810, Robert Lefèvre Daphne is a naiad in Greek mythology, a female nymph presiding over bodies of water such as lakes, fountains, springs, and brooks. She's variously cited as the daughter of river god Peneus (Peneios) and nymph Creusa, or Ladon and Gaia. Versions of Daphne's story vary,…
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Names in the News: Alie, Italo, Khongolose –

Names in the News: Alie, Italo, Khongolose – | Name News | Scoop.it
Some recent and not-so-recent baby names from the news… Alie: A baby girl born in New York in December of 2018 was named Alie in honor of the Long Island Expressway (called the “L-I-E&#…
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To Harriet Louise: Alliterative Baby Names: A-H

To Harriet Louise: Alliterative Baby Names: A-H | Name News | Scoop.it
It's been so long since I've written a post, I've almost forgotten how to do it. Oops!  Over the last year I've written quite
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A fantastic find from the Sunday Summary!

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CatholicMom articles–December and January

CatholicMom articles–December and January | Name News | Scoop.it
Happy Friday everyone! I wanted to be sure to share the links to my December and January CatholicMom articles. Enjoy! Here's December's: The Most Famous Reindeer of All And January's: The Special Things Women Are Given My book, Catholic Baby Names for Girls and Boys: Over 250 Ways to Honor Our Lady (Marian Press, 2018), is…
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Martin Luther King Day Names: People and Places

Martin Luther King Day Names: People and Places | Name News | Scoop.it
Remembering some of the important names of people and places in the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Beverly Lacy Hodghead (1865-1928)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Beverly Lacy Hodghead (1865-1928) | Name News | Scoop.it
Portrait from Pacific Municipalities, 1910.  Featured on this site's Facebook page in September 2017, Beverly Lacy Hodghead is on
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Duana Names: Don’t Go Default

Duana Names: Don’t Go Default | Name News | Scoop.it
I liked that they both had a form of Mary for middle names to tie them together and they both have family names
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Kardashian Baby Names: Four Lessons from the Famous Family

Kardashian Baby Names: Four Lessons from the Famous Family | Name News | Scoop.it
Can we learn anything from those wild, wacky Kardashian baby names? The reality show royals get a lot of things right when naming the next generation.
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Name Help: A Sibling for Edwin

Name Help: A Sibling for Edwin | Name News | Scoop.it
Vicky is expecting her second child -- gender a surprise -- a sibling for their son, Edwin. Vicky writes: "Our little boy is 2 and is called Edwin. We picked Edwin because we wanted something which was easy to spell and pronounce, it's non biblical and has lots o
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5 Names Rules to Ignore

5 Names Rules to Ignore | Name News | Scoop.it
Have you been obsessing about names since you were a child naming your dolls like me? Or are you expecting and just dipping your toes into the name world waters? It seems that everyone, enthusiast or not, has an opinion about how to name a baby. I've read and heard unofficial "name rules" for years.…
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Baby Names Blog: Blog of author Laura Wattenberg | Three Baby Names that Came from TV Commercials

Baby Names Blog: Blog of  author Laura Wattenberg | Three Baby Names that Came from TV Commercials | Name News | Scoop.it

Dijonnaise, Jaymes and Enjoli.

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The Art of Naming: Nolan, Theodore or Nathaniel? Plus, Unusual Middle Name Ideas!

The Art of Naming: Nolan, Theodore or Nathaniel? Plus, Unusual Middle Name Ideas! | Name News | Scoop.it
Are you a fan of Nolan, Theodore or Nathaniel? What middle names would you pair with them? Try these unusual choices!
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