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Curly names

Curly names | Name News | Scoop.it
To mark the 69th Jahrzeit (death anniversary) of the great comedian Curly Howard (Jerome Lester Horwitz) (right), here are some names meaning "curly." There's a long tradition of opposite nicknames, like a fat guy called Slim or a bald guy called Curly. Male: Caiside means "curly-haired" in Ancient Irish, from root cas. The modern unisex…
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The Names of the Seven Sutherland Sisters –

The Names of the Seven Sutherland Sisters – | Name News | Scoop.it
The Seven Sutherland Sisters of New York had 37 feet of hair between them. By the time they joined the Barnum and Bailey Circus in the mid-1880s, they were already celebrities. They were also growi…
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Princess Baby Names|The Little Princess Trust|Hair Donation

So this naming addition has been made in honour of The Little Princess Trust and to hopefully raise some awareness. I have compiled a list of names that I feel to be 'Princessy', these are long, ultra feminine, classy names and few that have the meaning of 'Princess'
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A very worthwhile cause, and some great names too:

Josephine, Alexandra, Claudia, Francesca, Elizabeth, Caroline, Isabella, Esmeralda, Cecelia, Anastasia, Magdalena, Tatiana, Natalia, Sadie, Sarah, Orla, Amira, Caliana, Zara and Alyssa.

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Nothing Like a Name: Hair-Raising Names

Nothing Like a Name: Hair-Raising Names | Name News | Scoop.it
As always, whenever a new subject enters my mind, I have to find a way to connect it with names! So today's post is about hair-related names. 
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25 Feisty Names Perfect For A Curly-Haired Baby Girl

25 Feisty Names Perfect For A Curly-Haired Baby Girl | Name News | Scoop.it
If there is a chance that baby will have lovely curly locks, we have the best names for her.
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Name in the news: Rapunzel

Name in the news: Rapunzel | Name News | Scoop.it
Item: “She calls her startup Rapunzel, and for good reason: Angela Christiano is working on growing a full head of hair in the lab.” – Stat, August 12, 2016 The startup is so new it doesn’t yet have a website, but it has generated plenty of buzz in th
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More about Rapunzel as a brand name than a person name, but still interesting.

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