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Amelia: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain

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

This post was originally published on May 8, 2009. It was substantially revised and re-posted on January 4, 2016. This gentle, old-fashioned name belongs to a daring, world-changing aviatrix.

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UK Birth Announcements 28/12/15 - 3/1/16

UK Birth Announcements 28/12/15 - 3/1/16 | 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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Upswing Boys' Names in England & Wales: 2014

Upswing Boys' Names in England & Wales: 2014 | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Which names are set to be top 20 hits? What up-and-coming names are the next big thing? In this post I will be examining boys' names in England and Wales which, up until 2014 (the last point of data), have been continually rising in usage.

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Welcome Jaelyn and Luis! Such a fun story! - The Art of Naming | Facebook

Welcome Jaelyn and Luis! Such a fun story!

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Most Popular Posts of 2015: Advice, Lists, and More! - Appellation Mountain

Most Popular Posts of 2015: Advice, Lists, and More! - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Yesterday we looked at the most popular baby name posts of 2015. Leo and Lena led the pack, with lots of surprises mixed in.

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Most Popular Names Posts of 2015 - Appellation Mountain

Most Popular Names Posts of 2015 - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

What were the most popular baby names posts on Appellation Mountain in 2015? Leo and Lena take the top spots! Read the rest here. 

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Stalin’s Daughter Influences U.S. Baby Names

Stalin’s Daughter Influences U.S. Baby Names | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

The baby name Svetlana debuted on the U.S. charts the year Stalin's daughter Svetlana defected to the West.

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Timeline Photos - The Art of Naming | Facebook

Timeline Photos - The Art of Naming | Facebook | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Which name suits this little girl best? #babynames

Kara @ The Art of Naming's insight:

or Tessa?

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Crescent: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain

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

Crescent Moon is a character in Marissa Meyer's bestselling YA series, The Lunar Chronicles. But how would Crescent wear on a girl born in 2016?

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Tayna – Possible Baby Name?

Tayna – Possible Baby Name? | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Tayna means "first-born child" in Aymara and has a cool connection to space, but is it too close to Tanya?

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Sunday Summary: Last of 2015! - Appellation Mountain

Sunday Summary: Last of 2015! - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Does anyone else have a wait, no way is the year over feeling right about now? Maybe it’s the weather – a balmy 66 degrees as I write, and it was even warmer earlier today, and warmer still on Christmas Eve.

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A good question

A good question | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

sunlightrequiem: “ Random thought: why do we make fun of little kids that are named London or Paris, but here we have adults walking around with names like Virginia, Georgia and Orlando?

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Baby Names: Trendwatch 2015 Report - Appellation Mountain

Baby Names: Trendwatch 2015 Report - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Time for Trendwatch 2015! Which names that we were watching last year gained? Which ones failed to chart?

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Baby Names

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Names of the Month for January 2016. Wdyt? #babynames Click the link to submit YOUR favorite names!

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Sunday Summary: Happy 2016! - Appellation Mountain

Sunday Summary: Happy 2016! - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

A belated Happy New Year to all! My whole family made it to midnight for the second year in a row.

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Name of the Week

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Origin: Henrietta is the Latinised form of Henriette, a French feminine form of Henri (or Henry in English).

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Name Help: Baby Sounds Like Hanson - Appellation Mountain

Name Help: Baby Sounds Like Hanson - 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. We’re relying on thoughtful comments from the community to help expectant parents narrow down their name decisions.

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The Art of Naming: A Look Back At The Art of Naming's 2015 - A Year End Summary

The Art of Naming: A Look Back At The Art of Naming's 2015 - A Year End Summary | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Thanks for following The Art of Naming in 2015. Did you miss any articles over the past year? Here's your chance to catch up before we leap into 2016!

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Popular Baby Names in Arizona, 2015

Popular Baby Names in Arizona, 2015 | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Sophia and Noah were the most popular baby names in Arizona in 2015.

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Charlize: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain

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

Charlize is a South African import, made famous by an Oscar-winning actress. It's also an unexpected feminine form of classic Charles.

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Popular Baby Names in New Mexico, 2015

Popular Baby Names in New Mexico, 2015 | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Mia and Noah were the most popular baby names in New Mexico in 2015.

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British Naming Trends of 2015

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My annual post about the British naming trends of 2015 is now up at Nameberry. Click the link to find out about some of this year;s hottest sounds, plus the TV influences we've been observing, and, of course, this years name controversy.

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Phoebe: Baby Name of the Day - Appellation Mountain

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

Phoebe is a Greek name less popular than Zoe or Chloe. But with a great meaning & ties to myth, the New Testament, and the natural world, that could change.

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Baby Names: Trendwatch 2016 Predictions - Appellation Mountain

Baby Names: Trendwatch 2016 Predictions - Appellation Mountain | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Time to talk about the names I'm watching in the New Year! Trendwatch 2016 is my attempt to predict names on the rise in the next twelve months.

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Pennsylvania Family with 25 Children

Pennsylvania Family with 25 Children | Baby Name News! | Scoop.it

Which of these 25 names do you like best?

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I like Cora, Mabel and Elsie for girls. Thaddeus, Alonzo and Arthur for boys. Quite a range of styles here.

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