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Boy Names Starting with V: Victor, Vaughn, Vireo

Boy Names Starting with V: Victor, Vaughn, Vireo | Name News | Scoop.it
From classic Vincent to dashing Valentine to rare Vireo, boy names starting with V could work for any family.
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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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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Leonardo vs Valentim

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Leonardo vs Valentim | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião respeito dos nomes Leonardo e Valentim.
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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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Mystery Monday: Wrana

Mystery Monday: Wrana | Name News | Scoop.it
Every Monday we will post an entry that hasn't yet been published with a view towards harnessing the collective onomastic power of the internet. If you have any thoughts about the name's origin, other variants it might be related to, other examples of its use, etc., please share them in the comments! If you wish…
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Vihana

Vihana | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Origin: Sanskrit विहानाMeaning: "dawn; early morning."Gender: feminine(vee-HAH-nah) The name comes directly from the Sanskrit word विहान (vihana) meaning, "dawn; early morning." Sources Sanskrit Dictionary for Spoken SanskritVihana, Vihāna: 2 definitions (wisdomlib.org)विहाना  | Vihana Name Meaning in Hindi, Latest Indian Baby Girl Names Rashi, Nakshatra, Numberology (kidpaw.com)
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Volta Francis Goddard (1891-1975)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Volta Francis Goddard (1891-1975) | Name News | Scoop.it
                                                  Portrait from the Tennessee legislative composite of 1965-66.   Three-term Tennesse
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Tomás vs Vasco

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Tomás vs Vasco | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito dos nomes Tomás e Vasco.
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Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with V

Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with V | 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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The Peak of Vilma –

The Peak of Vilma – | Name News | Scoop.it
Did you notice the name Vilma on the movie poster in yesterday’s Rudolph Valentino post? Silent film star Vilma Banky was born in Hungary circa 1901 and started appearing in American movies a…
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Trainer Anna Victoria Welcomes First Child

Trainer Anna Victoria Welcomes First Child | Name News | Scoop.it
Anna Victoria and husband Luca Ferretti had their first child, named Aurora Vittoria, Monday
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Welcome, Aurora!

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How I Named My Baby: Viggo Edmund

How I Named My Baby: Viggo Edmund | Name News | Scoop.it
McKenna and Joel York welcomed their second son in January. McKenna answers our questions about choosing the handsome, uncommon baby name Viggo for her son.
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Filhos dos famosos - Vittoria

Nomes e mais Nomes: Filhos dos famosos - Vittoria | Name News | Scoop.it
O blog dos nomes portugueses de A a Z. Nomes portugueses e Nomes brasileiros. Significados. Nomes antigos e modernos, rankings, debates!
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Vanzetti Morris Hamilton (1927-1991)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Vanzetti Morris Hamilton (1927-1991) | Name News | Scoop.it
From the Battle Creek Inquirer, July 15, 1963.   A pioneer black lawyer in Ypsilanti, Michigan, Vanzetti Hamilton was a graduate of Wayn
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More info on Václav (Wenceslaus)

More info on Václav (Wenceslaus) | Name News | Scoop.it
I was so surprised by the number of comments I got on my spotlight on Wenceslaus! So pleasantly surprised! Two in particular had more info on the Czech version, Václav, and I wanted to be sure you all saw them:

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MAFS: Anthony D'Amico, Ashley Petta Welcome Daughter

MAFS: Anthony D'Amico, Ashley Petta Welcome Daughter | Name News | Scoop.it
Anthony D'Amico and Ashley Petta also share 2-year-old daughter Mila Rose
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Welcome, Vaeda Marie!

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Mystery Monday: Vyrzbantha

Mystery Monday: Vyrzbantha | Name News | Scoop.it
Every Monday we will post an entry that hasn't yet been published with a view towards harnessing the collective onomastic power of the internet. If you have any thoughts about the name's origin, other variants it might be related to, other examples of its use, etc., please share them in the comments! If you wish…
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Vyom

Vyom | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Origin: Hindi, Sanskrit व्योमMeaning: "space; ether; firmament; heavens; sky."Gender: masculinePronunciation: VYOOM The name comes directly from the Hindi word व्योम (vyom), which means, "space, ether, firmament, sky; heavens." It is ultimately linked to the Sanskrit व्योमन् (vyoman) of the same meaning. Sources https://www.nameslist.org/meaning/baby-name-Vyomhttps://spokensanskrit.org/https://www.shabdkosh.com/s
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Baby Name Veronica: Classic and Quirky

The baby name Veronica feels classic, meaningful, and still cool. It's less expected than Penelope, edgier than Victoria.
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Visscher Vere Barnes (1851-1924)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Visscher Vere Barnes (1851-1924) | Name News | Scoop.it
From the Leaves of Healing, May 1902.   The career of Visscher Vere Barnes is examined today, and it is indeed a career filled wit
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Name Profile- Vanessa

Name Profile- Vanessa | Name News | Scoop.it
A clunky cool favorite that proved to stick around long after her now expired 80s sisters, Vanessa has a quirky classic vibe about her that has extended to thrive in the 21st century. With adorable nicknames, a familiar but not popular feel, and literary and natural connections, it’s no wonder Vanessa has maintained he
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Vicente vs Xavier = Battle of the names

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Vicente vs Xavier = Battle of the names | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito dos nomes Vicente e Xavier, duas das grandes tendências actuais para meninos portugueses.
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Rudolph & Valentino: Latin Lover Baby Names –

Rudolph & Valentino: Latin Lover Baby Names – | Name News | Scoop.it
Rudolph Valentino in costume as Julio Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentina d’Antonguolla was born in Italy in 1895 and emigrated to America in 1913. He began getti…
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Girl Names Starting with V: Victoria, Vivian, Vale

Girl Names Starting with V: Victoria, Vivian, Vale | Name News | Scoop.it
Girl names starting with V range from regal, classic Victoria and vintage, comeback Vera to rarities like Vivica, Viorica, and Vale.
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