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Soleil and Vesper

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Miglė

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Photo by Vlad Bagacian on Pexels.com Origin: LithuanianMeaning: "mist; fog;" also "bluegrass."Gender: femininePronunciation: MIG-lay The name comes directly from the Lithuanian word migla, meaning "fog; mist." This is also the word for the plant, "bluegrass." It has been in the Top Most Popular Female Names in Lithuania since 1999, and peaked at #10 in 2010.…
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Yuni (ゆに)

Yuni (ゆに) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: FemalePronunciation: yuu-nʸee [jɯ̟́ᵝ.ɲ̟ì] Etymology and/or ways to write:Most of the kanji used for this name are in the table below: yu (ゆ) ni (に) 結 "tie, bond" 仁 "benevolence, compassion, humanity" 悠 "quiet, calm" 虹 "rainbow" 優 "gentle, elegant" 似 "resemblance, imitation" 友 "friend"   由 "reason, cause"   夢…
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Takara (たから)

Takara (たから) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male, can be female as well Pronunciation: tah-kah-rah [tá.kà.ɾà] Etymology and/or ways to write: The name is derived from 宝/財 (takara) meaning "treasure." How it is derived is uncertain. Both Ōtsuki and Yamada give a shift from 力 (chikara), meaning "strength, power," as one of the derivations, though Ōtsuki lists…
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Yoshiko (よしこ)

Yoshiko (よしこ) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: FemalePronunciation: yo-shko [jó̞.ɕì̥.kò̞] Etymology and/or ways to write:The second element of this name is usually 子 (ko) meaning "child." As for the first element, it usually comes from the classical adjective 良し/善し/好し (yoshi, modern yoi/ii) meaning "good, excellent" (can also be written as 吉, 佳 or 宜), though it can…
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Tami (たみ)

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Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Female Pronunciation: tah-mʸee [tá.mʲì] Etymology and/or ways to write: As a single kanji, it is written as 民 meaning "people, citizens, subjects, folk." However, it is more commonly written either phonetically or with 2 kanji, a ta kanji like 多 meaning "many, much" and a mi kanji, such as 美…
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Eiji (えいじ)

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Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: e:-zhee [é̞è̞.ʑì] Etymology and/or ways to write: Most of the kanji used for this name are in the table below: ei (えい) ji (じ) 栄/榮 "glory, prosperity" 治 "cure; management" 英/睿 "wisdom, brilliance" 二 "two" 瑛 "crystal" 士/侍 "warrior; samurai" 永 "eternity" 司 "office" 映 "reflection" 次 "next"…
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Suzuyo (すずよ)

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Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Female Pronunciation: suu-zuu-yo [sɨ̀ᵝ.zɨ́ᵝ.jó̞] Etymology and/or ways to write: The name is made up of Suzu (mainly used as 鈴 meaning "bell") with the suffixation of a yo kanji, mostly written as 代/世 meaning "generation." Popularity: Overall usage of this name is uncommon with the overall percentage from telephone book…
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Fuhito (ふひと)

Fuhito (ふひと) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: fuu-khto [ɸɯ̟́ᵝ.çì̥.tò̞] Etymology and/or ways to write: This name is derived from the archaic word 史 (fuhito) which refers to a court historian. It is a sound shift from earlier fumihito, a combination of 文/書 (fumi) meaning "letter, writings" and 人 (hito) meaning "person." There are other ways…
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Mikado (みかど)

Mikado (みかど) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Generally unisex Pronunciation: mʸee-kah-do [mʲì.ká.dó̞] Etymology and/or ways to write: This name is usually written as 帝, which refers to the gate of the Japanese imperial palace, originally derived from the honorific prefix 御 (mi) and 門 (kado) meaning "gate." This single kanji can be suffixed with a to kanji,…
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NEW BABY NAMES FOUND ON INSTAGRAM FOR 2021! | Trending + Unique Baby Names List For Girls & Boys!

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15 BEST OCTOBER BABY NAMES FOR YOUR LITTLE ONE BORN THIS MONTH | RAQUEL CRUZ

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You Know You're a Name Nerd When....

You Know You're a Name Nerd When.... | Name News | Scoop.it
Are you a name nerd? Name lovers are usually born, not made, and our readers have been sharing all the eccentric habits that make them a name nerd!
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New Names Showdown 2020: Girls Final

New Names Showdown 2020: Girls Final | Name News | Scoop.it
Time to choose your favorite new girl name of 2020! We're down to just two finalists: Persephone and Elodie. Your vote chooses the winner!
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Amias, Amyas

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Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Origin: EnglishUsage: English & FrenchMeaning: uncertainGender: masculinePronunciation: ENG uh-MYE-es; AME-ee-us; FR (AH-mee-AHS); FR Can (AH-mee-AH) The name is of uncertain origin or meaning, but first appeared in use in 16th-century England, usually spelled Amyas. It is speculated to be a modern form of the Anglo-Norman male name, Amis, which is…
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Akifumi (あきふみ)

Akifumi (あきふみ) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: ah-kʸee-fuu-mʸee [à.kʲí.ɸɯ̟̀ᵝ.mʲì] Etymology and/or ways to write: The second element is derived from 文 (fumi) meaning "letter, writings," also used 史 meaning "history." As for the first element, it can derive from either the stem 明/顕 (aki) meaning "clear, obvious" (also used with other kanji like 章, 晃,…
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Atsushi (あつし)

Atsushi (あつし) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: ah-tsuu-shee [á.tsɨ̀ᵝ.ɕì] Etymology and/or ways to write: Most single kanji used for this name stems from the classical adjective 厚し/篤し (atsushi, modern day atsui) meaning "kind, cordial, hospitable" (as a name, also written as 敦, 惇 and 渥). Other related single kanji for this name include: 淳/純 meaning…
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Naomi (なおみ)

Naomi (なおみ) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Female, can be male as well Pronunciation: nah-o-mʸee [nà.ó̞.mʲí] Etymology and/or ways to write: The first element is usually written as 直 (nao) meaning "ordinary, common; straight," but 尚, an adverb meaning "furthermore; still" can be used as well. It can also be written with two kanji, a na kanji,…
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Daikichi (だいきち)

Daikichi (だいきち) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: dah-ee-kʸchee [dà.í.kʲɨ̥́ᵝ.tɕí] Etymology and/or ways to write: This name is mostly written as 大吉, made up of 大 (dai) meaning "large, big" and 吉 (kichi) meaning "good fortune, good luck," also used as a word meaning referring to great or excellent luck. 代, meaning "generation," can be a…
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Fuku (ふく)

Fuku (ふく) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Generally unisex Pronunciation: fkuu [ɸɯ̟̥́ᵝ.kɯ̟̀ᵝ] (on its own) Etymology and/or ways to write: This name is mainly written as 福 (fuku) meaning "good fortune, happiness, blessing, good luck." It can be combined, either by suffixation with a ku kanji, like 久 meaning "long time," 玖, referring to the number 9…
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Noeru (のえる)

Noeru (のえる) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Female, can be male as well Pronunciation: no-e-ruu [nó̞.è̞.ɾɯ̟̀ᵝ] Etymology and/or ways to write: This name is borrowed from the French word/given name Noël, which refers to Christmas, and its subsequent feminine forms Noëlle and Noèle. Though it is mainly written phonetically, it can also be written with kanji, most…
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Satoha (さとは)

Satoha (さとは) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: FemalePronunciation: sah-to-ha [sá.tò̞.hà] Etymology and/or ways to write:For the first element of this name, it either derives from 里 (sato) meaning "village" or the stem sato meaning "clever, smart; sensitive," written as 聡 or 敏 (another kanji, 智/知, meaning "wisdom," is an extension). As for the second element, it is…
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Fuyuhiko (ふゆひこ)

Fuyuhiko (ふゆひこ) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: fuu-yuu-khko [ɸɯ̟̀ᵝ.jɯ̟́ᵝ.çì̥.kò̞] Etymology and/or ways to write: This name is usually written as 冬彦, the kanji meaning "winter" and "boy, prince" respectively. The second element can be replaced with a hi+ko compound, usually written as 比古. Popularity: Usage of this name is rare and is mostly concentrated among…
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The Fastest-Dropping BABY NAMES to AVOID! 'Fast Fashion' Names already going out of style?! SJ STRUM

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Looking at the UK Baby Name Data some names are jumping into the charts and accelerating up them...then dropping back down just as fast. HEre's the top 26 fastest dropping Baby Names of 2020 to avoid using if you're looking for a long-lasting or even super fashionable name.

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British Boy Names

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Charming and handsome, British boy names are known for being undeniably adorable. Whether your favorite branch of British boy names favors their delightfully brief short forms as full names, studious and sophisticated monikers, or the names just getting off the platform in the US that are soaring across the pond, this
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Name Profile-Gideon

Name Profile-Gideon | Name News | Scoop.it
A biblical boy name often overlooked, Gideon is a lovely and offbeat spiritual moniker that has deep roots without feeling as classic as David or James. He seems like the perfect compromise popularity-wise as well, strong and stable at #320. And yet, he’s not in the top 100, despite all of these positive qualities, and
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