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Revealed: The Most Popular Baby Names Of 2021 So Far | HuffPost UK Life

Revealed: The Most Popular Baby Names Of 2021 So Far | HuffPost UK Life | Name News | Scoop.it
Having a 2021 baby? These will be the names of their classmates.
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March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls Final!

March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls Final! | Name News | Scoop.it
Time for the final match in March Madness baby names 2021. Will Maisie or Magnolia take home the trophy? Your vote decides!
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March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls SemiFinals

March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls SemiFinals | Name News | Scoop.it
We’ve made it all the way to the semifinals! Or, at least, four girls’ names have advanced. If you’re new here, we spend the month of March voting our way through the most popular baby names featured at Appellation Mountain during the prior calendar year. It’s a quirky bunch – as you can see from […]
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The polls are ridiculously close at the moment!

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March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls QuarterFinals

March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls QuarterFinals | Name News | Scoop.it
The contest continues! Were your favorites triumphant in the opening round? And is the name you're cheering for winning in the quarter final?
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March Madness Baby Names 2021: Boys Opening Round

March Madness Baby Names 2021: Boys Opening Round | Name News | Scoop.it
Time for March Madness baby names! Vote for your favorite boy names, bracket-style, until we have one final winner.
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Babies: Class of 2020

Babies: Class of 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it

Nameberry’s birth announcements for 2020 are full of fresh vintage names and cool next-wave nature names. Check out our pick of the crop here!


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Announcing Edition 2020!

With about 40 minutes to spare, we did manage to get a new edition out in 2020! 2020 was a tough year for everyone, and things have been alternating really quiet and super productive here at DMNES central. If there's one thing that was a pure, unalloyed joy and benefit of the upheaval of the…
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Aoi and Himari most popular baby names for Japan in 2020

Aoi and Himari most popular baby names for Japan in 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
The most popular names given to babies born in Japan so far in 2020 were Aoi, So and Ao, all of which are written as a single kanji character meaning "blue," for boys, and Himari, Hinata and Hina, all written in the same combination of two characters for "sun" and "hollyhock," for girls, a life insurer survey showed Thursday.

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60 Top Girl Names 2020: Sylvie, Yara, Elowen

60 Top Girl Names 2020: Sylvie, Yara, Elowen | Name News | Scoop.it
These were the Top Girls Names 2020 at Appellation Mountain - a quirky + unexpected collection of the most-read names here in the last year!
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November Names Inspired by Nature

November Names Inspired by Nature | Name News | Scoop.it

Our November birth announcements are full of inspiration from the natural world, as well as a strong middle name trend that we’ll be watching next year!


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The Hottest Names of 2020

The Hottest Names of 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
We analyzed the fastest-growing names in our database. The results are in, and they show what the next hot names could be.
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The Hottest Z Names of 2020

The Hottest Z Names of 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
Parents are going zany for names starting with Z. Could it be the Zoom effect? We analyze the fastest-rising Z names on Nameberry this year.
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Naming Multiples in Style!

Naming Multiples in Style! | Name News | Scoop.it
August's Babyberry birth announcements are in! Several sets of twins and triplets joined the crew this month – find out their amazing names here.
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March Madness Baby Names 2021: The Winners!

March Madness Baby Names 2021: The Winners! | Name News | Scoop.it
The votes are in! The 2021 March Madness baby names victors are a pair of romantic, elaborate sweet spot choices: Raphael and Magnolia.
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From ‘Alma’ to ‘Zuri,’ Parents Are Looking for Positive Baby Names - The New York Times

From ‘Alma’ to ‘Zuri,’ Parents Are Looking for Positive Baby Names - The New York Times | Name News | Scoop.it
They’re searching the heavens, and through family history, for strong monikers in a pandemic.
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March Madness Baby Names 2021: Boys SemiFinals

March Madness Baby Names 2021: Boys SemiFinals | Name News | Scoop.it
The boys' semifinal round of March Madness baby names is here! That means we're down to just FOUR final names. Will your favorite win?
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March Madness Baby Names 2021: Boys QuarterFinals

March Madness Baby Names 2021: Boys QuarterFinals | Name News | Scoop.it
The first round is over, and we have eight names set to advance to the boys’ semifinals in March Madness baby names 2021. Before we get to the voting, let’s look back at the results from last week’s action. We started out with sixteen names – all drawn from the most-viewed Baby Name of the […]
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March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls Opening Round

March Madness Baby Names 2021: Girls Opening Round | Name News | Scoop.it
It’s the first Saturday in March, and that means … March Madness Baby Names 2021 begins! The most popular names searched at Appellation Mountain have always been a quirky bunch. After all, this site is no democratic database, with every name equally weighted. Instead, the most popular names often wait neglected, while quirky and obscure […]
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Top Baby Names of 2020 Revealed!

Top Baby Names of 2020 Revealed! | Name News | Scoop.it

You read them, we rank them. Get a glimpse of the hottest names with parents-to-be right now, led by Milo and Luna.


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The most-searched for baby names of 2020 revealed - including Luna, Maeve and Milo

The most-searched for baby names of 2020 revealed - including Luna, Maeve and Milo | Name News | Scoop.it
AS an unprecedented year finally comes to an end, the most-searched for names for boys and girls in 2020 have been revealed.  While daily life was turned upside down for most Brits, one thing which…
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From 'Arlo' to 'Aurora,' here are the top-viewed baby names of 2020

From 'Arlo' to 'Aurora,' here are the top-viewed baby names of 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
The top baby names of 2020.
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30 Top Boy Names 2020: Raphael, Callahan, Cove

30 Top Boy Names 2020: Raphael, Callahan, Cove | Name News | Scoop.it
These are the top boy names 2020 on the site - the most-read posts at Appellation Mountain. It's a quirky, irresisitible list!
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Autumn Babyberries Are Bold and Bright!

Autumn Babyberries Are Bold and Bright! | Name News | Scoop.it
Nameberry's October birth announcements are full of originality, with bold middle names, creative honor names, and wild nature names with a dramatic flair.
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Mighty Middle Names Add Fun!

Mighty Middle Names Add Fun! | Name News | Scoop.it
Nameberry's September birth announcements include some seriously cool and original middle names – the perfect way to add pizzazz to a baby name combo!
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Top 100 Baby Names Showdown!

Top 100 Baby Names Showdown! | Name News | Scoop.it
Is your taste in baby names more British or American? We compare and contrast the recently released Top 100 baby names in each region to find out!
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