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Celebrity Baby News: Mary Coustas and George Betsis

Celebrity Baby News: Mary Coustas and George Betsis | Name News | Scoop.it
Actress and comedian Mary Coustas and her husband George Betsis welcomed their daughter Jamie on November 28. In August, Mary went public about her long struggle with infertility, involving IVF tre...
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Name Profile- River

Name Profile- River | Name News | Scoop.it
A fan favorite nature name that has some potential to become unisex, River’s calming imagery and many celebaby namesakes has pulled him to #168 in the US. He’s soothing, outdoorsy, and undeniably handsome, and even has snuck into some of my own combos despite being a stranger to my usually quirky vintage style. But wil
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Aradhana

Aradhana | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Origin: Sanskrit Hindi: आराधनाMeaning: "worship; adoration."Gender: femininePronunciation: depending on the dialect (uh-RAH-de-nah; uh-RAHD-na) The name comes directly from the Sanskrit word आराधन meaning "worship, adoration." Sources https://m.spokensanskrit.org/https://www.behindthename.com/name/aradhanahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aradhana#:~:text=Aradhana%20or%20Aaradhana%20is%20a,popular%20feminine%20name%20in%20India.https://www.wisdomlib.org/definition/aradhana
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Led, Ledan, Ledar, Ledër, Ledian, Ledion

Led, Ledan, Ledar, Ledër, Ledian, Ledion | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Anna Shvets on Pexels.com Origin: AlbanianMeaning: "caress."Gender: masculine The above Albanian masculine names derive from the Albanian word ledhë (caress). Feminine forms include: Ledana, Lediana, Lediona & Ledona. Sources https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Appendix:Albanian_given_names#Lhttps://www.babynames.ch/Info/Name/naLedionhttps://glosbe.com/sq/en/ledh%C3%AB
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Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with Q

Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with Q | Name News | Scoop.it
Here is the game we are playing: We are going to pretend that we are naming a baby and that the name MUST start with a certain letter, and so we will need one name starting with that letter for a b…
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Delazon Delimer Holdridge (1834-1919)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Delazon Delimer Holdridge (1834-1919) | Name News | Scoop.it
From the Sioux Falls Argus Leader, December 21, 1898.   On a shortlist of political figures who've left their mark in two different states
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The Debut of Darina –

The Debut of Darina – | Name News | Scoop.it
In 1948, the baby name Darina first appeared in the U.S. baby name data: 1950: 5 baby girls named Darina1949: unlisted1948: 7 baby girls named Darina [debut]1947: unlisted1946: unlisted Where did i…
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Mirror names

Since mirrors are often used in horror movies, here's a list of names whose meanings relate to the word "mirror." Aaina (F) is Urdu and Hindi. Aina (F) is Kazakh, from Persian ayneh. Ainash (F) is Kazakh. Amira (F) can mean "love mirror" in Japanese. This is a completely different name from the Arabic Amira,…
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Mifune (みふね)

Mifune (みふね) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Generally unisex Pronunciation: mʸee-fuu-ne [mʲí.ɸɯ̟̀ᵝ.nè̞] Etymology and/or ways to write: This name combines a mi kanji, like 美 meaning "beauty" or 三 meaning "three," with 船/舟 (fune) meaning "ship, boat." Popularity: Overall usage of this name is pretty rare, though it has been in use for a long time, going…
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12 Baby Names Beautifully Inspired By The Four Seasons | HuffPost UK Parents

12 Baby Names Beautifully Inspired By The Four Seasons | HuffPost UK Parents | Name News | Scoop.it
From Amber and Ash, to Skye and Dawn – these unique monikers represent autumn, winter, spring and summer.
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From mispronunciations to misspellings to popularity, naming a baby is tricky business | Regional-Lifestyles | Lifestyles | SaltWire

From mispronunciations to misspellings to popularity, naming a baby is tricky business | Regional-Lifestyles | Lifestyles | SaltWire | Name News | Scoop.it
“I answered, Natalia, he said, ‘why not? Why won't you tell me your name?’ as he thought I said, ‘not tellin’ ya!’”

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Australia's most bogan baby names for 2020 revealed - Kidspot

Australia's most bogan baby names for 2020 revealed - Kidspot | Name News | Scoop.it
Bogan baby names are back for another year, and we have some absolute crackers on the list. 
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Surprisingly International Baby Names

Surprisingly International Baby Names | Name News | Scoop.it
What are surprisingly international baby names? They're names that are super-rare in the US, but have roots in multiple languages, and work in many more!
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24 Uplifting Jewish Baby Names for These Challenging Times –

24 Uplifting Jewish Baby Names for These Challenging Times – | Name News | Scoop.it
I’ll say it: The past five-plus months have not been easy for any of us. Living through a pandemic for nearly half a year now has brought unforeseen challenges to our health, work, and families. After so much heaviness, we all need a little sweetness and light as we approach the Jewish New Year. Welcoming …
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Girl Names Starting with B: Bella, Brynn, Beatrice

Girl Names Starting with B: Bella, Brynn, Beatrice | Name News | Scoop.it
Girl names starting wtih B begin with Bella, but range all the way to Bellatrix and Belphoebe, Barbara and Bianca.
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Lubomir, Lubomira

Lubomir, Lubomira | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Janko Ferlic on Pexels.com Origin: SlavicGender: masculineMeaning: "love & peace." Lubomir is composed of the Slavic elements, lubo (love) & mir (peace). Its Czech form of Lubomír was one of the most popular male names in the Czech Republic between 1935-2006, it peaked at #16 in 1959. Other forms include: Ljubomir Љубомир Љубомир…
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Aranya

Aranya | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Emeric Laperriere on Pexels.com Origin: Sanskrit अरण्यThai: อรัญญา; Bengali: অরণ্যMeaning: "forest."Gender: unisex The name comes directly from the Sanskrit word अरण्य (forest), but is also used in some classical Indian literature to describe a wilderness or dessert. It is the name of the 3rd episode in the 16th-century (CE) epic poem, Rāmcaritmānas by…
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Victorian Baby Names Revive an Era

Victorian Baby Names Revive an Era | Name News | Scoop.it
Victorian baby names feel fresh and strong, even as other vintage names rise up the charts. We round up the best popular and unique Victorian picks.
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Baby Names Inspired By Time's 100 Most Influential People Of 2020

Baby Names Inspired By Time's 100 Most Influential People Of 2020 | Name News | Scoop.it
Time Magazine recently released its list of the top 100 most influential people of 2020. Here are some baby names inspired by the list.
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Risa (りさ)

Risa (りさ) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Female Pronunciation: rʸee-sah [ɾʲí.sà] Etymology and/or ways to write: Though it has been in use before the 20th century as mentioned again later on, in recent decades, the name's usage is seemingly inspired by the pan-European name Lisa. Most of the kanji used for this name is shown in the…
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Name Update

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Update on Baby Rhymes-with-Fenwick, Sibling to Alice: Willa Katherine?
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Woman Wants to Give Her Baby a 'Game of Thrones' Name But Make the Spelling Super Complicated

Woman Wants to Give Her Baby a 'Game of Thrones' Name But Make the Spelling Super Complicated | Name News | Scoop.it
She wants to name the baby 'Arya' but make the spelling about a million times more complicated.
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Name Help: A Middle Name for Madelynn

Name Help: A Middle Name for Madelynn | Name News | Scoop.it
They have the perfect name for their second daughter: Madelynn. But finding a middle name has them stuck. Time for #namehelp!
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Names To Give Your Baby That Show How Thankful You Are For Them

Names To Give Your Baby That Show How Thankful You Are For Them | Name News | Scoop.it
These are some names that you can name your baby if you want them to know how thankful you are for them.
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