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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 (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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Duana Names: Good News – You’re Behind!

Duana Names: Good News – You’re Behind! | Name News | Scoop.it
But I have to say I am about equally split between your two choices, in this particular situation and because you’re pairing someone with the already beautifully named Rose.
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Raina or Lola...or something else?

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Ida –

Ida – | Name News | Scoop.it
Ida is the name of two sacred mountains in Greek mythology, one located on the island of Crete and another in Anatolia (modern-day Turkey). The one in Crete is where the god Zeus was supposedly born and hidden, named by two nymphs named Ida and Adrasteia. It may be derived from Ancient Greek í̄d (ἴ̄δη) meaning "wooded hill, wood"…
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Brigid –

Brigid – | Name News | Scoop.it
Brigid is the name of a goddess in Irish mythology, the goddess of fire, poetry, healing, and fertility, among a few other things. I've seen it listed as meaning "exalted one" from Proto-Celtic *briganti (high, elevated; exalted) derived from a PIE root word. Origin: Proto-Indo-European Variants: Brighid (Irish) Bridget (Irish, English) Bridgette (English) Brigit (Irish) Bríd…
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Unique Hebrew Baby Names for Boys & Girls | SJ STRUM - YouTube

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Zera, Solomon, Ayala, Raziel, Dinah, Ezekiel, Levana, Jonah, Rivka, Shai, Shira, Ezra, Tikra, Boaz, Noam.

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Nomes e mais Nomes: Pares Perfeitos para Cecília = Super siblings for Cecília

Nomes e mais Nomes: Pares Perfeitos para Cecília = Super siblings for Cecília | Name News | Scoop.it
Lista de sugestões para os irmãos e irmãs de uma menina chamada Cecília.
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Ari vs Levi = Battle of the names

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Ari vs Levi = Battle of the names | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito dos nomes Ari e Levi.
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Which on-trend biblical boy name do you prefer?

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The Baby Name Damita –

The Baby Name Damita – | Name News | Scoop.it
The name Damita first appeared in the SSA’s baby name dataset in 1950: 1953: 33 baby girls named Damita 1952: 7 baby girls named Damita 1951: 18 baby girls named Damita 1950: 5 baby girls nam…
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10 Old Testament baby boy names - baby names - www.namesoftheworld.net - YouTube

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Danny Tamberelli and Wife Katelyn Welcome Son Alfred Noel

Danny Tamberelli and Wife Katelyn Welcome Son Alfred Noel | Name News | Scoop.it
Danny Tamberelli and Katelyn Detweiler revealed their pregnancy news in February, with the actor sharing a photo of his wife showing off her baby bump
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Welcome, Alfred!

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Ryan Lochte and Wife Kayla Rae Reid Welcome Daughter Liv Rae

Ryan Lochte and Wife Kayla Rae Reid Welcome Daughter Liv Rae | Name News | Scoop.it
Ryan Lochte and Kayla Rae Reid are also parents to son Caiden Zane, whom they welcomed on June 8, 2017
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Place Names for Babies: The hot spots

Place Names for Babies: The hot spots | Name News | Scoop.it
What are the hottest place names for babies right now? Heating up are Holland for girls and HArlem for boys.
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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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Vox –

Vox – | Name News | Scoop.it
Vox is a Latin word meaning "voice" via Proto-Italic *wōks (voice) derived from PIE root noun *wṓkʷs (voice, speech) from root word *wekʷ- (to speak, to sound out). Vox is also an English surname which arose as a variant form of Fox, the name of the animal; it was likely originally derived as a nickname for someone who was cunning and…
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Corrigan –

Corrigan – | Name News | Scoop.it
Corrigan comes from an Irish surname, an anglicized form of Ó Corragáin meaning "descendant of Corragán", the later made up of Irish corr meaning "pointed" (such as in reference to a spear or a lance) and the diminutive suffix -an. Spelled Korrigan, it becomes a creature in Breton folklore, a fairy or dwarf-like creature; Korrigan means "little dwarf" made up…
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Kaum zu glauben! | NDR.de = Beliebte Vornamen on TV!

Kaum zu glauben! | NDR.de = Beliebte Vornamen on TV! | Name News | Scoop.it
Kai Pflaume präsentiert Zeitgenossen mit erstaunlichen Fähigkeiten oder Geschichten, die das erstaunte Rateteam manchmal gar nicht, bisweilen aber auch erstaunlich schnell herausfindet.
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Knud, the man behind German name website Beliebte Vornamen, and the Kevinometer tool, is on a quiz show where people have to guess his unusual job. His part is from 24-30 minutes.

 

If you want to watch even more, the first guest runs the world's first bratwurst hotel. Oh Germany.

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Nomes e mais Nomes: Os nomes mais bonitos = The most beautiful names

Nomes e mais Nomes: Os nomes mais bonitos = The most beautiful names | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito dos nomes Júlia, Juliana e Julieta.
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A simple question. Which is most beautiful: Júlia, Juliana or Julieta?

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Ireland part 3: Anne

Ireland part 3: Anne | Name News | Scoop.it
Part 1: Edel Part 2: Radek I posted about this on Instagram already (part 1, part 2, part 3), but blogging allows me to be chattier. ;) You know that St. Anne is the patroness of the blog, and I've leaned on her intercession for these past few years for Sancta Nomina -- that I…
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Mila: Baby Name of the Day

Mila: Baby Name of the Day | Name News | Scoop.it
Mila is racing up the charts, following Maya and Mia into the Top 100, a mini name with a sophisticated vibe and international appeal.
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Oregon Woman Gives Birth to Twin Sister's Babies

Oregon Woman Gives Birth to Twin Sister's Babies | Name News | Scoop.it
Rhett and Rhenley were born on June 7, Rhett at 7lbs., 11 oz. and Rhenley just one minute behind at 4 lbs., 13 oz., according to GMA.
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Welcome, Rhett and Rhenley!

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Dateline's Andrea Canning, 46, Welcomes Son George Anthony III

Dateline's Andrea Canning, 46, Welcomes Son George Anthony III | Name News | Scoop.it
Baby George is the sixth child and first son for Andrea Canning and husband Tony Bancroft
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Welcome, Tripp!

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