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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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UK Birth Announcements 17/6/19 - 23/6/19

UK Birth Announcements 17/6/19 - 23/6/19 | Name News | Scoop.it
Internet! Blessed internet! I'm finally connected back on the web, ready for a round-up of the birth announcements we've missed in the last three weeks from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Norther
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115+ Sweet Names For Girls That Are Cute as a Button

115+ Sweet Names For Girls That Are Cute as a Button | Name News | Scoop.it
If you're looking for a baby name that's as cute as your cute-as-a-button baby girl, look no further than this list of sweet and pretty names that will suit your little one. Whether you're looking for a name that starts with a vowel, a short and sweet name, or have no idea whatsoever, there
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Vowel Baby Names

Vowel Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
A, E, I, O, U, and . . . baby, too! If you're looking for a baby name that starts with a vowel, whether to align with your other kids' names, because it sounds
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Stingl: Her name is Marijuana Pepsi, and she just got her doctorate

Stingl: Her name is Marijuana Pepsi, and she just got her doctorate | Name News | Scoop.it
She interviewed black students at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where she received her bachelor's degree, about the effect of their distinctly black names on their treatment by teachers and on their academic achievement. The young people were eager to talk on this topic.
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Catarina vs Diana = Battle of the names

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Catarina vs Diana = Battle of the names | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito dos nomes Catarina & Diana.
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Best of... Young Adult Book Baby Names

Best of... Young Adult Book Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
If you like books like we like books, check out our list of the best BABY NAMES inspired by works of young adult literature!
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Name Help: A Sister for Ben and Sam

Name Help: A Sister for Ben and Sam | Name News | Scoop.it
Their boys are Benjamin Hunter and Samuel Emerson - Ben + Sam. They had a boy name picked out, but baby three is a girl - time for #namhelp!
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Babynamen der Woche 25/2019

Babynamen der Woche 25/2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
Lieselotte Juditha * Arik Leander * Kalina * Felie Mayla * Mariam * Fenja Lenea * Renesmee Sophie * Luke Conrad * Mikkel Oskar * Tyler Ben * Tiziana Maria * Nuno * Felix Henry * Ella Krystyna * Tilly * Greta Emmi * Irmi Anna * Finnley * Hedi-Lou * Kiwi * Mattis Arne * Seline * Damiana Anna * Mimi Charlotte * Milayne * Kim Kyara * Liam Tjark * Kathlyn * Taro Andreas * Leonie-Chantal

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Bachelor Baby: Matty J and Laura Byrne welcome baby girl

Bachelor Baby: Matty J and Laura Byrne welcome baby girl | Name News | Scoop.it
 “Welcome to the world you divine little slice of human pudding. Marlie-Mae Rose Johnson (named after our Nana’s) you’re more than we could have ever hoped for,”
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Welcome, Marlie-Mae!

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The Baby Name Ortrude –

The Baby Name Ortrude – | Name News | Scoop.it
Ortrude is one of the many girl names tied for top one-hit wonder of 1916. 1918: unlisted1917: unlisted1916: 6 baby girls named Ortrude [debut]1915: unlisted1914: unlisted Where did it come from? A…
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June CatholicMom.com article

June CatholicMom.com article | Name News | Scoop.it
My June article for CatholicMom.com posted today -- I had fun working on it! One of you had emailed me with a link to an article about the bells, and the planes had been on my mind since my Ireland trip. I'd love to know if any of you know more about this topic! Planes,…
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Duana Names: Lost That Loving Feeling

Duana Names: Lost That Loving Feeling | Name News | Scoop.it
Our girl's pick was Matilda June but we've never been able to settle on a boy's name.
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Name of the Week: Cyrus

Name of the Week: Cyrus | Name News | Scoop.it
Origin: Cyrus is a Latinised form of the Greek Κῦρος (Kỹros). This was, itself, a Hellenised form of the Old Persian name Kūruš (Kourosh) and the form Κῦρος was almost certainly created to match the Greek word κῦρος (kûros) "supreme power" from which the Greek κυριος (kyrios) "lord, master
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102 Vintage Baby Names Worth Reviving | HuffPost Life

102 Vintage Baby Names Worth Reviving | HuffPost Life | Name News | Scoop.it
These popular names from 1919 are due for a comeback.
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Another look at these from Nameberry.

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Wait for the drugs to wear off before choosing your baby’s name

Wait for the drugs to wear off before choosing your baby’s name | Name News | Scoop.it
I learned the hard way. My daughters have names that, taken together, add up to a nice muffin recipe, but nothing you'd expect to see in a birth notice.
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The story of how Clementine and Beatrix's middle names didn't go quite as planned...

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Kobe Bryant and Wife Vanessa Welcome Daughter Capri Kobe

Kobe Bryant and Wife Vanessa Welcome Daughter Capri Kobe | Name News | Scoop.it
The newest #mambacita has finally arrived - and Kobe Bryant couldn't be happier
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Welcome, Koko!

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25 Stately Surnames Sneaking Back into Style

25 Stately Surnames Sneaking Back into Style | Name News | Scoop.it
Antique boys’ names can be an elusive target. Past generations of parents just didn’t leave us much to draw on. While girls’ names swung in and out of fashion, the same boys’ classics—John, William, James—dominated decade after decade. If a name never falls out of popularity, it can’t develop vintage …
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Cavendish Wells Cannon (1895-1962)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Cavendish Wells Cannon (1895-1962) | Name News | Scoop.it
Cavendish Cannon at the Danube River Conference, 1948.    Endowed with a name that sounds more at home with English nobility tha
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Unusual Political Names in Connecticut –

Unusual Political Names in Connecticut – | Name News | Scoop.it
James A. Bill (1817-1900) of Lyme, Connecticut, served in the Connecticut state senate in 1852 and 1853 and in the Connecticut House of Representatives in 1849 and 1867. He also happened to be a ra…
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NASA honors Hidden Figures by renaming street

NASA headquarters in Washington, DC, now rests on Hidden Figures Way. The street was renamed in June 2019 in honor of Katherine Johnson, the late Dorothy Vaughan and the late Mary Jackson, three women who helped put astronaut John Glenn in orbit by calculating his flight trajectory by hand.

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Duana Names: Reality Names

Duana Names: Reality Names | Name News | Scoop.it
My husband was so-so on all these names and yesterday suggested his first names since we found out the gender, two pretty good ones in my opinion; Roselind (Rose-a-lind not ROZ-lyn) and Svea. I like both, but wanted to know your thoughts?

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Baby Name Trends: Technology and more

Baby Name Trends: Technology and more | Name News | Scoop.it
This week’s news includes name ideas from books and technology, babies named after hospitals, and baby name trends in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
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Name Update

Name Update | Name News | Scoop.it
Update (and photo) on Baby Boy Van___ant, Brother to Benjamin and Zachary
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They went with the name they loved all along! Welcome, Jeremy Matthew aka Remy!

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