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The Premiere of Petehn –

The Premiere of Petehn – | Name News | Scoop.it
Pe’tehn, age 3, early 2015 So far, the baby name Petehn has only appeared in the U.S. baby name data a single time, in 2017: 2018: unlisted2017: 5 baby girls named Petehn [debut]2016: unliste…
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The (Emotional) Debut of Jentree –

The (Emotional) Debut of Jentree – | Name News | Scoop.it
The names Jentree and Gentree both debuted in the U.S. baby name data last year. Jentree was given to 14 baby girls, and Gentree to 6 more. Though the original form of the name, Gentry, has been on…
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Regional Favourites for Boys 2017

Regional Favourites for Boys 2017 | Name News | Scoop.it
If you named your son Rupert in 2017, chances are you live in the south of England, according to newly released data from the Office for National Statistics. If you know a few little Laytons, perhaps you live in the North East. The data release lists all the name
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The most popular baby names in Cornwall - Cornwall Live

The most popular baby names in Cornwall - Cornwall Live | Name News | Scoop.it
Seven baby girls were named Demelza and nine baby boys named Ross across the South West
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These Are The Most Popular Baby Names In The Northeast

These Are The Most Popular Baby Names In The Northeast | Name News | Scoop.it
The top names for boys and girls vary by U.S. region.
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Health Department announces top 2017 baby names in Queens

Health Department announces top 2017 baby names in Queens | Name News | Scoop.it
Oh baby! The Health Department has released the most popular names for boys and girls who were born this in 2017. Liam was the top name for baby boys and Emma was the most popular name for baby girls in Queens last year. Both of these names also claimed the top spot as the most …
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Spastic Onomastic: 2017 Top Names for Scotland, Grouped by Spelling

Spastic Onomastic: 2017 Top Names for Scotland, Grouped by Spelling | Name News | Scoop.it
The top names for Scotland, grouped by spelling are up! GIRLS BOYS If you just want the highlights, here are the top 100 lists (the
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Tous les classements des prénoms tendance en 2019 = Top 20 names around France in 2017

Tous les classements des prénoms tendance en 2019 = Top 20 names around France in 2017 | Name News | Scoop.it
Quels prénoms seront les plus populaires en 2019? À partir des données de l’INSEE, nous vous révélons le palmarès des 20 prénoms masculins et féminins préférés des parents, pour l’ensemble de la France et par départements.
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Popular Baby Names in New York City, 2017 –

Popular Baby Names in New York City, 2017 – | Name News | Scoop.it
Emma and Liam were the most popular baby names in New York City in 2017.
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Muhammad in Peel, Maverick in the Soo — a look at top baby names across Ontario | The Star

Muhammad in Peel, Maverick in the Soo — a look at top baby names across Ontario | The Star | Name News | Scoop.it
Olivia and Noah the most popular picks province-wide, with variations from region to region
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Popular Baby Names in Wisconsin, 2017 –

Popular Baby Names in Wisconsin, 2017 – | Name News | Scoop.it
According to the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the most popular baby names in the state two years ago were Olivia and Henry. Here are Wisconsin’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy n…
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These are Spain's most popular baby names 2017 - The Local

These are Spain's most popular baby names 2017 - The Local | Name News | Scoop.it
The most recent data revealing Spain's most popular names suggest a shift away from biblical traditions.
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NB this is old news. We can expect Spain's 2018 statistics later in the summer.

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Regional Favourites for Girls 2017

Regional Favourites for Girls 2017 | Name News | Scoop.it
If you named your daughter Elodie in 2017, chances are you live in the south of England according to data from the Office for National Statistics. The data release lists all the names given to three or more babies ranked according to popularity solely within the nine official region
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Does your kid have one of Oregon’s top baby names?

Does your kid have one of Oregon’s top baby names? | Name News | Scoop.it
A name is, generally, for a person’s whole life. It can shape who they are, their future chances of success. You can’t mess it up.
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No pressure in the meta-text here! Blimey.

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Here Are The Most Popular Baby Names In NYC

Here Are The Most Popular Baby Names In NYC | Name News | Scoop.it
Will your baby crack the top ten most popular names this year?
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Spastic Onomastic: Top names for Northern Ireland, 2017

The top names for Northern Ireland, grouped by spelling are up. There is a list for GIRLS and one for BOYS Here is the top 100. Th
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These Are The Most Popular Baby Names On The West Coast

These Are The Most Popular Baby Names On The West Coast | Name News | Scoop.it
The top names for boys and girls vary by U.S. region.
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Australian top 100 baby names 2017, Oliver and Charlotte reign across the ditch too!

New Zealand and Australia top 100 baby names are very similar. In fact, in the top ten of the boys, six names are shared including Oliver in #1, both also feature Jack, William, Noah, James and Lucas. Thomas, Ethan, Jackson (and variants) and Lachlan round out the Australian ten whilst New Zealand holds Hunter, George,…
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Popular & Unique Baby Names in Idaho, 2017 –

Popular & Unique Baby Names in Idaho, 2017 – | Name News | Scoop.it
And finally, if you’re wondering about Idaho’s unusual baby names, here’s a selection from 2017…

Female names: Adventure, Embers, Epic, Evening, Flawless, Heartland, Helvetika, Island, Maleficent, Petal, Rapunzel, Solstice
Male names: Arseny, Banker, Calgary, Cuahuhtemoc, Desirejoy, Everest, Hiker, Obsidian, Sinister, Solaris, Venture, Zealous
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Newsroom : Ontario Celebrates a Century of Baby Names

Newsroom : Ontario Celebrates a Century of Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
Ontario's Government for the
People is celebrating the 100-year anniversary of recording baby names in
Ontario.
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