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Babies Named for Sailing Ships (G) –

Babies Named for Sailing Ships (G) – | Name News | Scoop.it
The people below were born aboard — and named after! — ships with G-names… Gainsborough:John Gainsboro Hunt Beaumont, born in 1877 Galileo:Esther Galileo Jones, born in 1875 Gallia:Alfr…
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The Gs of Medieval Tuscan and Italian names

The Gs of Medieval Tuscan and Italian names | Name News | Scoop.it
Female names: Gaita (I) Gaitelgrima (I) Galiana (I) is the feminine form of the Latin name Galianus. Gherardesca (I) is the feminine form of Gherardo, an archaic form of Gerard (brave spear). Giletta (I) is a feminine form of the English name Giles, which derives from Latin name Aegidius and Greek word aigidion (young goat), via…
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250 Amazing Boys Names That Start With G

We have put together some of our favorite baby boy names that start with the letter G along with their meanings. Our list contains some traditional names along with some that are rare and even unheard of in many western cultures.
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Would You Bet on “Gamble”? –

Would You Bet on “Gamble”? – | Name News | Scoop.it
Gamble on the cover of Life in April, 1960 Like the name Tirrell, the curious name Gamble appears regularly these days in the boys’ data, but it first popped up as a girl name — just on…
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Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with G

Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with G | Name News | Scoop.it
Here is the game we are playing: We are going to pretend that we are naming a baby and that the name MUST start with a certain letter, and so we will need one name starting with that letter for a b…
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Baby Name Gwendolyn: Regal and Retro

Baby Name Gwendolyn: Regal and Retro | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Gwendolyn first belonged to a legendary - and fearless - queen. Since then it's become a quirky classic + rising retro charmer.
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Ryan Guzman, Chrysti Ane Welcome Daughter Genevieve Valentina

Ryan Guzman, Chrysti Ane Welcome Daughter Genevieve Valentina | Name News | Scoop.it
Chrysti Ane says they chose to "keep this journey between us" and she's "so happy we did that"
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Welcome, Genevieve!

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About Names: Country singing sensation momentarily revives Garth’s popularity

About Names: Country singing sensation momentarily revives Garth’s popularity | Name News | Scoop.it
Dr. Cleveland Evans writes about names for the Omaha World-Herald. In his December 20th column, he looks at the history of the name Garth.

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Garland | The Beauty of Names

Garland | The Beauty of Names | Name News | Scoop.it
Origin: English, French and Italian Gender: Unisex Meaning: "A Braid" Pronunciation : GARR-lend Other Forms: N/A Sorry for missin
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Gauri

Gauri | Name News | Scoop.it
Origin: Sanskrit, Hindi, Marathi गौरीMeaning: "fair; light-skinned; white; brilliant."Gender: femininePronunciation: GORE-ee The name comes directly from the Sanskrit word meaning "fair; light-skinned; white; brilliant." In Hinduism, this is an epithet for the goddess Parvati in her Mahagauri form. The Kannada and Tamil form is Gowri கௌரி (Tamil) & ಗೌರಿ (Kannada). Gauri can also be a…
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Gabriela vs Luísa

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Gabriela vs Luísa | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito de Gabriela e Regina.
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Gō (ごう)

Gō (ごう) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: go: [ɡó̞ò̞] Variant transcriptions: Go, Goh, Gou Etymology and/or ways to write: Though any suitable single kanji with the reading gō can be used here, in fairness, only a select few are worth mentioning here, such as 剛 or 豪 (occasionally, also 強) meaning "strong, hard" and 郷…
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Bindi Irwin and Chandler Powell Welcome Baby Girl

Bindi Irwin and Chandler Powell Welcome Baby Girl | Name News | Scoop.it
The couple welcomed their "graceful warrior" baby girl on March 25, their first wedding anniversary
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Welcome, Grace Warrior!

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Pippa Middleton Welcomes Baby #2!

Pippa Middleton Welcomes Baby #2! | Name News | Scoop.it
They have chosen a classically beautiful name for their first daughter: Grace Elizabeth Jane.
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Welcome, Grace!

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One-Hit Wonder: Glenalee –

One-Hit Wonder: Glenalee – | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Glenalee was a one-hit wonder in the U.S. data in 1951. (In fact, it was tied for 1951’s top one-hit wonders of the year.) 1953: unlisted1952: unlisted1951: 9 baby girls named G…
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Gemma: Baby Name of the Day

Gemma: Baby Name of the Day | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Gemma sparkles like Diamond, but has the substance of a far more traditional name, too. A great alternative to Emma or Stella.
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How I Named My Baby: Magnus Gabriel Nicholas

How I Named My Baby: Magnus Gabriel Nicholas | Name News | Scoop.it

Imogen and Nick Gater welcomed their son Magnus Gabriel Nicholas on August 23, 2020. In this interview, Imogen answers our questions about how she and her husband chose the baby name Magnus for their little boy.


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Name Profile- Griffin

Name Profile- Griffin | Name News | Scoop.it
A masculine surname name whose sound and style factor are as high as they get on the trendy potential chart, Griffin is the name I’m going to be analyzing this week. Edgy with a heavy dose of strength in his undeniably slick and effortlessly cool sound and appearance, Griffin is definitely a boy name that many parents
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Gibbons Gray Cornwell Jr. (1902-1986)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Gibbons Gray Cornwell Jr. (1902-1986) | Name News | Scoop.it
From the Philadelphia Inquirer, July 12, 1959.   From Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, we journey to Chester County to examine the life o
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Name Update

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Update on Baby Names to Consider: Classic/Traditional Names with Atypical/Non-Traditional Nicknames
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Welcome, August Oak, aka Gus!

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Baby Name Gideon: Old School Cool

Baby Name Gideon: Old School Cool | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Gideon has gone from seldom-heard Biblical rarity to a fast-rising mainstream favorite for our sons.
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Gniewomir, Gniewomira

Gniewomir, Gniewomira | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Andrea Piacquadio on Pexels.com Origin: PolishMeaning: "angry peace."Pron: (GNYEH-vo-MEER (ah)) Gniewomir (male) is composed of the Polish words gniew (anger wrath) and mir (peace). Polish linguist, Witold Taszycki (a Polish linguist) claimed that this is one of the oldest Polish names. Gniewomira is its feminine form. Other masculine forms include Gniewomar, Gniewomier, Gniewomierz,…
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Os nomes mais bonitos XIX

Nomes e mais Nomes: Os nomes mais bonitos XIX | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito dos nomes Carmen, Eugénia e Glória.
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