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Keep up with news about baby names, adult names, fictional names, and more. To search: click on the filter-shaped icon on the grey bar at the top of the page. YouTube playlist of the best baby name videos: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-wd0Y9BxIZcsz2-X5DmspY3KR9vC5Otb ; USA top baby names 2018: https://www.scoop.it/t/name-news/?&tag=usa+statistics+2018
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Name Update

Name Update | Name News | Scoop.it
Update on Baby Boy Rivas, Brother to Georgia
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Welcome, Shawn Jameson! Hoping the name works out for him.

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Miraya, Taimur, Nysa, Hrehaan: Baby names of Bollywood's gen-next that go beyond the basic | Entertainment News

Miraya, Taimur, Nysa, Hrehaan: Baby names of Bollywood's gen-next that go beyond the basic | Entertainment News | Name News | Scoop.it
Bollywood’s favourite couples including Kareena Kapoor Khan-Saif Ali Khan, Shahid Kapoor-Mira Rajput and Soha Ali Khan-Kunal Kemmu have chosen baby names that are quirky, unconventional and so not basic!
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Allusionist 98. Alter Ego —

Allusionist 98. Alter Ego — | Name News | Scoop.it
Today: three pieces about alter egos, when your name - the words by which the world knows you - is replaced by another for particular purposes. How did John Doe come to be the name for a man, alive or dead, identity unknown or concealed in a legal matter? Strap in for a whirlwind ride into some
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10 Of The Best Three Letter Baby Names

10 Of The Best Three Letter Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
Coming up with names for a child can be tough, but minimalist three-letter names are trendy and may ease the burden of thinking up names.
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Over 500 Unique Literary Baby Names for Bookish Parents-to-Be

Choosing what to name your baby may be one of the hardest decisions ever. I’m not a parent, but I'm pretty sure I would turn to books for inspiration. There are so many literary baby names to choose
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Possibly the most comprehensive collection of literary baby names I’ve read - and not an Atticus in sight.

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Babynamen der Woche 24/2019

Babynamen der Woche 24/2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
Felicia * Knud Karl Erik * Leonidas Bernhard * Franz Hubert Johann * Mila Stefanie * Kajo * Louise Sophie * Aurelia Olivia * Cosima Maria * Stella Grace * Mathilda Momo * Ava Amelie * Florian Viktor * Laurenz Louis * Samuel Nicolás * Yeshwin (m) * Tudor Adrian * Aivy Celine * Darina Lilia * Kaja Adelina * Eleonora Amari * Amalia Alexandra Estelle * Flora Margaux * Luka Mario * Leo Nordwin

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Rare Girl Names from Early Cinema: H –

Rare Girl Names from Early Cinema: H – | Name News | Scoop.it
Here’s the next installment of rare female names — either actress names or character names — from very old movies (released from the 1910s to the 1940s). Hagar Hagar was a character nam…
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Looking at the Names of 1910

Looking at the Names of 1910 | Name News | Scoop.it
It's obvious that vintage everything is on trend. We were curious to see how names that were popular long ago are doing on the chart
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The Baby Name Trudis –

The Baby Name Trudis – | Name News | Scoop.it
Trudis Calgour Trudis was a one hit wonder in the U.S. baby name data in 1916: 1918: unlisted1917: unlisted1916: 5 baby girls named Trudis1915: unlisted1914: unlisted What put it in the data? A cha…
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The Art of Naming: Musical Baby Names

The Art of Naming: Musical Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
If music is your passion, take inspiration from this list of musical baby names! Many of these are derived from Latin or Italian terms found throughout music, some are names of famous musicians and composers.
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Hooker Austin Doolittle (1889-1966)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Hooker Austin Doolittle (1889-1966) | Name News | Scoop.it
From the Foreign Service Journal's 1936 photographic supplement.   While the word "hooker" most likely conjures up images of ladie
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'Why didn’t you teach me our language?'

'Why didn’t you teach me our language?' | Name News | Scoop.it
Lola is the first born British-Nigerian in her family. In this candid conversation she asks her mum why she was never taught their mother tongue.
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Really interesting interview, and there's chat about names from 4:20.

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Baby Name To Consider: Mozelle

Baby Name To Consider: Mozelle | Name News | Scoop.it
I guess I’m just wanting a reaction to that name from someone I don’t know. Too weird? Too old? Too unusual? What’s the point if we’re just going to call her Moz all the time?
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Southern Charm New Orleans' Reagan Charleston Welcomes Daughter

Southern Charm New Orleans' Reagan Charleston Welcomes Daughter | Name News | Scoop.it
"We have never known love like this," Reagan Charleston and husband Reece Thomas tell PEOPLE exclusively of their new bundle of joy
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Welcome, Reece Ellis!

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Robin Williams' Son Zak Welcomes Son McLaurin Clement

Robin Williams' Son Zak Welcomes Son McLaurin Clement | Name News | Scoop.it
Zak, the eldest child of the late Robin Williams, and his fiancée Olivia June's first child arrived on May 22, weighing 8 lbs. and measuring 20½ inches
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Welcome, Mickey!

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10 Gemstone Inspired Names For Your One Of A Kind Baby

10 Gemstone Inspired Names For Your One Of A Kind Baby | Name News | Scoop.it
Gemstone names are great if you're looking for something unique and special. Check these out — maybe one will be perfect for your baby.
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50 Best Baby Names That Start With F

Unique baby names don't pop out of thin air; instead, you may need some inspiration. Choose from this list of the best baby names, all beginning with the letter "F," and give your little one a name that suits them.
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Kawhi Leonard Baby Name Likely To Rise In Popularity This Year - Narcity

Kawhi Leonard Baby Name Likely To Rise In Popularity This Year - Narcity | Name News | Scoop.it
Kawhi may be the most popular baby name next year!
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Name Help: A Brother for Skylar Celina and Allegra Soleil

Name Help: A Brother for Skylar Celina and Allegra Soleil | Name News | Scoop.it
Name Help is a series at Appellation Mountain. Every week, one reader’s name questions will be discussed. We’re relying on thoughtful comments from the community to help expectant parents narrow down their name decisions. Thank you in advance for sharing your insight! Kelsey writes: I wrote to you about a year ago when we were …
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Ancient Greek and Roman Names Information

Here is information on Ancient Greek and Roman names and naming conventions, such as the tria nomina and demotics.
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Baby Jock Names: and other news of the week

Baby Jock Names: and other news of the week | Name News | Scoop.it
Baby name news this week includes baby jock names, country singer and other celeb choices.
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'Maids, Movies, Music, and More

'Maids, Movies, Music, and More | Name News | Scoop.it
From Handmaid's Tale names to celebrity baby news, baby name inspiration is everywhere! Read through our "Talking Points" for your daily dose.
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Palmer: Baby Name of the Day

Palmer: Baby Name of the Day | Name News | Scoop.it
Palmer recently arrived in the US Top 1000, a surname name in the key of Harper and Piper. With a subtle spritiual vibe, Palmer could be the next big thing.
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