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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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Nursery News (June 12, 2019) and the most popular West Fargo baby names of the year (so far)

Nursery News (June 12, 2019) and the most popular West Fargo baby names of the year (so far) | Name News | Scoop.it
news, sports, opinion, entertainment, business, lifestyle, milestones, obituaries and weather for Fargo, ND
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Featuring Malachi, Jakoby, Raina, Kinsley and more.

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Confused baby answers to 'Alexa' instead of her name - and people think it's 'pathetic' - Mirror Online

Confused baby answers to 'Alexa' instead of her name - and people think it's 'pathetic' - Mirror Online | Name News | Scoop.it

Seven month-old Caroline won't actually respond to her own name
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50+ Illegal Names That Have Been Banned Around the World - Illegal Baby Names

50+ Illegal Names That Have Been Banned Around the World - Illegal Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
In the United States, almost anything goes when it come to names. In other countries, these illegal names didn't pass muster with naming laws.
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50 Best Baby Names That Start With G

The best baby names for your children sometimes require inspiration. And when you want unique baby names, particularly ones that start with the letter G, there are plenty of choices to choose from.
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8 ways millennial parents are using their kids as status symbols

8 ways millennial parents are using their kids as status symbols | Name News | Scoop.it
"Once a name catches on among high-income, highly educated parents, it starts working its way down the socioeconomic ladder," they wrote. "Amber, Heather, and Stephanie started out as high-end names.
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10 Baby Names That Are Popular In England But Not In The United States

10 Baby Names That Are Popular In England But Not In The United States | Name News | Scoop.it
Those in England have different tastes in baby names than those in the United States. Here are 10 popular in the U.K but not in the U.S.A.
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20 Popular Dog Names — Dog Names Female and Male

20 Popular Dog Names — Dog Names Female and Male | Name News | Scoop.it
One of the best parts about getting a pet is being able to pick out the perfect name. These popular dog names have been trending for years.
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Postnatal depression led mum to change her baby's name - 9Honey

Postnatal depression led mum to change her baby's name - 9Honey | Name News | Scoop.it
Lilly took to the name as if it had been hers from the day she was born, all of Anna's family and friends supporting the change and never questioning why she had to make it.

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10 Boys Names That Will Vanish By 2020

10 Boys Names That Will Vanish By 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
Names come in and out of fashion like clothes, music, and movies. One minute a baby name is all the rage, only for it to vanish a few years later.
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Olympian Ryan Lochte Welcomes Second Child | Baby Blogs at

Olympian Ryan Lochte Welcomes Second Child | Baby Blogs at | Name News | Scoop.it
They named their daughter Liv Rae Lochte.
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Welcome, Liv!

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Spastic Onomastic: 2018 Names: Girls' Names Biggest Falling in Popularity

Here are the girls' names that lost the most popularity:
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Do you know what onomatophobia is?

Onomatophobia means an abnormal dread of certain words or names because of their supposed significance. It is also a kind of the fear of hearing particular names.

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American Baby Names

American Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
Looking for a classic Americana baby name? You'll love these baby names that pay homage to the land of the free and the home of the brave. We've pored over
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American Baby Girl Names

American Baby Girl Names | Name News | Scoop.it
Choosing a name for your baby is as easy as apple pie . . . said no one ever! We know picking the best name for your bundle of joy can be an overwhelming
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Creative parents, pop culture lead to imaginative names

Creative parents, pop culture lead to imaginative names | Name News | Scoop.it
Sadly, I’ve come to learn my parents lacked imagination. At least when it comes to baby names. When I was born in 1953, I shared my first name with almost 85,000 other baby boys. Michael ranked third as the most popular name for boys born that year, behind Robert and James, according to the Social Security Administration. My parents may
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10 Vintage Baby Names That Still Sound Great Today

10 Vintage Baby Names That Still Sound Great Today | Name News | Scoop.it
We're seeing lots of new, modern baby names make their rounds, but there are plenty of vintage names that aged well and still sound great today.
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Are Isabella and Jacob really vintage anymore?

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Mum-to-be finds perfect name for her baby - but there's one big problem with it - Mirror Online

Mum-to-be finds perfect name for her baby - but there's one big problem with it - Mirror Online | Name News | Scoop.it
I tell her that I have always wanted to name my daughter Catalina as I think the name is beautiful.

"My mom is very serious and insists that we can not name her that and to please think of something new.
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Kym Marsh reveals daughter Emilie has paid tribute to her late son Archie with baby's name

Kym Marsh reveals daughter Emilie has paid tribute to her late son Archie with baby's name | Name News | Scoop.it
"(My baby's) full name is Teddy Archie David Hoszowskyj," Emilie said. "Archie after my late brother, and David after my brother, dad and grandfather.

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IRISH BABY GIRL & BOY NAMES WITH PRONUNCIATIONS AND MEANINGS | NAMES FROM IRELAND | SJ STRUM

Welcome To Baby Name Mondays! Thanks for suggesting IRISH BABY NAMES! I've done a unique list of baby boy and baby girl names from Ireland wit
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Aine, Eithne, Fiadh, Roisin, Dearbhla, Orlaith, Tadhg, Colm, Oisin, Lachlan, Conlaoch, and more!

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29 Beautiful Name Ideas for Summer Babies

29 Beautiful Name Ideas for Summer Babies | Name News | Scoop.it
Ah, sweet summertime. Once upon a time, the season brought the scent of tanning oil and feel of the hot sand under your feet. Now it brings always-hungry kids and a line around the block to get an iced coffee. For some of us, it also brings summer babies. Precious little bundles wrapped in muslin who necessitate the
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Isle of Man Government - Isle of Man’s most popular baby names in 2018 revealed as Harry and Grace

The Civil Registry has revealed its births, deaths and marriages statistics in the Isle of Man for 2018. The most popular first names given to baby boys and girls this year were Harry and Grace/Gracie.
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Name Help: A Sister for Gwendolyn

Name Help: A Sister for Gwendolyn | Name News | Scoop.it
Lauren is expecting her second daughter imminently—a little sister for Gwendolyn Paige "Gwen". Lauren writes: "We're set on Maude as a middle name. Both my husband and I love it, and we're currently tossing up between two first names we both love and neither of us can make
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Spastic Onomastic: 2018 Names: Girls' Highlights-- biggest gaining names

Here are the names that gained the most namesakes in 2018:
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