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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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Baby Girl Gilbert

Baby Girl Gilbert | Name News | Scoop.it
Hello Swistle, My husband and I would greatly appreciate some help in naming our first child, a baby girl due in November. Prior to finding out the sex, we thought we had narrowed down our names: M…
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Toy Story 4 Production Babies: June 2019

Toy Story 4 Production Babies: June 2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
Toy Story 4 production babies are enjoying their moment in the sun, as the newest Disney-Pixar blockbuster hits theaters everywhere.
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The many forms of Anthony and Antonia

The many forms of Anthony and Antonia | Name News | Scoop.it
Saint Anthony the Great (ca. 12 January 251–17 January 356), by Giovanni di Nicola da Pisa Though I've never been a huge fan of the English name Anthony, I love the Slavic form Anton. Its origins are in the Roman family name Antonius, ultimately of unknown Etruscan origin. The name became popular in the Christian world due to…
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Sunday Summary: Cyrus, Capri, and Warlock

Sunday Summary: Cyrus, Capri, and Warlock | Name News | Scoop.it
Happy Sunday! Let's talk Capri Kobe, the strength of Cyrus, and oh please, do not name your sweet baby boy Warlock. You won't, right?!
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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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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Wymberley DeRenne Coerr (1913-1996)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Wymberley DeRenne Coerr (1913-1996) | Name News | Scoop.it
From the Buffalo Courier-Express, October 9, 1967.     A leading foreign service officer in the administrations of President
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Names with “True” as a Nickname –

Names with “True” as a Nickname – | Name News | Scoop.it
Let’s say you like the idea of the name True…but you’d prefer that it be a nickname as opposed to a legal name. Which names out there can be shortened to the nickname “True&…
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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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