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“Real World” Baby Names: Amaya, Baya, Brynn… –

“Real World” Baby Names: Amaya, Baya, Brynn… – | Name News | Scoop.it
“This is the true story…of seven strangers…picked to live in a loft…and have their lives taped…” Several months ago, the cast of the inaugural season of MTV’s The Real World…
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Goodbye, Gavin: These Long-Time Favorites are On Their Way Out

Goodbye, Gavin: These Long-Time Favorites are On Their Way Out | Name News | Scoop.it
14 beloved favorites are now tipping out of style
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The Arrival of Versace –

The Arrival of Versace – | Name News | Scoop.it
Gianni Versace Fashion designer Gianni Versace was born in Italy in late 1946. His eponymous fashion house was founded in the late 1970s. But the surname Versace, despite its strong association wit…
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Best baby names inspired by 90s music - Kidspot

Best baby names inspired by 90s music - Kidspot | Name News | Scoop.it
How good were the 90s? The decade that brought us grunge, mood rings and chokers has our heart.
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Mom Names Get Younger

Mom Names Get Younger | Name News | Scoop.it
Mom names are the names popular in the 1970s, 80s, and 90s -- the decadeswhenmost of today's moms were born -- and rarely given to babies now.
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Dad Names Give Us All The Nostalgia

Dad Names Give Us All The Nostalgia | Name News | Scoop.it
Dad Names were the coolest names of the 1980s and 1990s. They sparked some of today's hottest trends, but now they're giving way to a new generation.
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10 Baby Names Inspired By 90s Celebrities

10 Baby Names Inspired By 90s Celebrities | Name News | Scoop.it
If you're a child of the '90s with your own kid on the way, consider these baby names inspired by '90s celebrities to pay homage to your roots!
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10 Names For Fans Of Boy Meets World

10 Names For Fans Of Boy Meets World | Name News | Scoop.it
If you want to instill the values that Boy Meets World taught us into your child, consider a few of these great names inspired by the show.
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The Names of 1999: Timeless?

The Names of 1999: Timeless? | Name News | Scoop.it
Tonight were gonna name like it's ... Yep. 1999. We've lost hours in deep data dives, and to think two years ago when we first fell i
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The Arrival of Aeris (and Aerith) –

The Arrival of Aeris (and Aerith) – | Name News | Scoop.it
The curious name Aeris first appeared in the U.S. baby name data in 1998: 2001: 26 baby girls named Aeris2000: 26 baby girls named Aeris1999: 22 baby girls named Aeris1998: 23 baby girls named Aeri…
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Popular in 1990, under-used today – female names

Popular in 1990, under-used today – female names | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide Trends come and go and names aren’t the exception. Some names stick on for a little longer while others just tank and become relatively under-used several decades from now. In today’s list, we will be taking a look at some feminine names that were (semi-)popular in 1990 but have been under-used 25-30…
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Baby-Drama! Diese Vornamen sterben aus = These names are dying out

Baby-Drama! Diese Vornamen sterben aus = These names are dying out | Name News | Scoop.it
Du willst ganz sicher gehen, dass Dein Sohn einen – für seine Altersgruppe – unmodernen Vornamen hat? Dann nenne ihn Jan, Jason, Julian, Justin, Kevin, Luca,
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17 Baby Names Inspired By '90s Nostalgia

17 Baby Names Inspired By '90s Nostalgia | Name News | Scoop.it
If you love the '90s, you'll love these baby names inspired by your favorite decade. Dive deep into '90s nostalgia by naming your baby after it!
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A Tale of Two Q(u)adrees –

A Tale of Two Q(u)adrees – | Name News | Scoop.it
Qadree Ollison was born in New York on September 8, 1996. Quadree Henderson was born in Delaware just four days later, on September 12. Both of their first names are pronounced kwah-dree. Just to g…
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The Debuts of Dhahran & Riyadh –

The Debuts of Dhahran & Riyadh – | Name News | Scoop.it
Saudi Arabia (Dhahran is very close to Dammam) In 1991, the names Dhahran and Riyadh both debuted in the SSA’s baby name data: RiyadhDhahran19935 baby boys.1992..199113 baby boys [debut]9 bab…
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Nomes da moda... noutros tempos!

Nomes e mais Nomes: Nomes da moda... noutros tempos! | Name News | Scoop.it
Nomes populares nos anos 80 e 90 e como os vemos agora.
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The One-Hit Wonder Trinere –

The One-Hit Wonder Trinere – | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Trinere has appeared a single time in the SSA’s baby name data so far: 1992: unlisted1991: unlisted1990: 5 baby girls named Trinere1989: unlisted1988: unlisted Where did it come…
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The Rise of Angelina & Jolie –

The Rise of Angelina & Jolie – | Name News | Scoop.it
Actress Angelina Jolie was a rising star in the late ’90s and early 2000s, thanks to movies like Gia (1998), Girl, Interrupted (1999), Gone in 60 Seconds (2000), and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (…
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16 'Friends'-Inspired Baby Names

16 'Friends'-Inspired Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
These baby names inspired by one of the all-time greatest TV comedies, "Friends," take us on a stroll down memory lane.
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Miss Universe Winners -- 1980-2005

Miss Universe Winners -- 1980-2005 | Name News | Scoop.it
Natalie Glebova - Canada - 2005 Part One Here Shawn Weatherly - United States - 1980 Irene Sáez - Venezuela - 1981 Karen Diann
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20 Baby Names Inspired By 'Friends' That'll Be There For Your Kid

20 Baby Names Inspired By 'Friends' That'll Be There For Your Kid | Name News | Scoop.it
If you're naming a baby, why not look to the most nostalgic '90s show ever for inspiration? These baby names inspired by Friends can be obvious odes to the show, or simply subtle nods to this influential sitcom. And given the show's decade-long run,…
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Popular -ko names from 1910-4 and 1990-4

Popular -ko names from 1910-4 and 1990-4 | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide The group of -ko (子) names that non-Japanese are most familiar with had been used most often in the 20th century. Nowadays, names that end in -ko only have one single preceding mora, the most popular being Riko. On today’s name list post, we will be taking a look at some of…
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16 nostalgic baby names inspired by your favourite classic cartoon characters

16 nostalgic baby names inspired by your favourite classic cartoon characters | Name News | Scoop.it
Some 2D inspiration.
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Yes, Millennial Mom Names Can Work for Alpha Era Girls!

Yes, Millennial Mom Names Can Work for Alpha Era Girls! | Name News | Scoop.it
How to update a Millenial girls name like Sydney to something more current like Adelaide for the Alpha baby generation.
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