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Name Update: They Did a Complete Revamp

Name Update: They Did a Complete Revamp | Name News | Scoop.it
Ashleigh and Dylan were interested to know if it would be legal to name their baby Duke, and also had several other names on their baby name short list. However, Ash writes that they spent so long ...
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Vampire Names Bite Back!

Vampire Names Bite Back! | Name News | Scoop.it
50+ tasty vampire names from books, shows and movies. From dark and brooding to cool and friendly, they're great for human babies too.
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Aurora vs Luz

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Aurora vs Luz | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito de Aurora e Luz.
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Noel Fielding Welcomes Second Child! | The Beauty of Names

Noel Fielding Welcomes Second Child! | The Beauty of Names | Name News | Scoop.it

Lliana and Noel

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Regan | The Beauty of Names

Regan | The Beauty of Names | Name News | Scoop.it
"The Three Daughters of King Lear" by Gustav Pope Origin: English, Celtic Gender: Unisex Meaning: N/A Pronunciation: RAY-gehn, REE-geh
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Babynamen der Woche 44/2020

Leon * Aalisha Michaela * Marie Christa * Alma Maria * Jessica Sophia * Jakob Maximilian * Mirco * Lilia * Chris Adrian * Marlene Alina * Omar Sido * Angelina Joanna * Lexie Conny * Romario (m) * Enesa (f) * Sarah Lysann * Len (m) * Salmo * Dalina * Timafej (m) * Onoor Muhammed * Shalin Mileya * Éloise * Bellaróza * Khatelyn Margaret * Elaph (f)

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Fetching Names: Getting to Evie

Fetching Names: Getting to Evie | Name News | Scoop.it
Formal names for Evie range from favorites like Evelyn to well-why-not Evadne, Evaluna, and Evolet. It's a stylish, versatile sound!
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The Horrific Baby Name Samara –

The Horrific Baby Name Samara – | Name News | Scoop.it
Samara Morgan (played by Daveigh Chase) in “The Ring” (2002) Halloween is a few days away, so here’s a pair of horror-imbued baby names, each of which got a boost from the same sc…
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Best baby names inspired by 90s music - Kidspot

Best baby names inspired by 90s music - Kidspot | Name News | Scoop.it
How good were the 90s? The decade that brought us grunge, mood rings and chokers has our heart.
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October baby names: The most popular names for October babies

October baby names: The most popular names for October babies | Name News | Scoop.it
Looking for a name for a baby born in the month of October? Take a look at the most popular names for boys and girls born in autumn.
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Simisọ́lá

Simisọ́lá | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Godisable Jacob on Pexels.com Origin: YorubaMeaning: "rest in wealth, nobility or success."Gender: feminine(SIM-mee-SOH-lah) The name is composed of the Yoruba elements, sinmi (rest, relax), sí (into) and ọlá (wealth, nobility, success, notability). It is the title of the 1994 novel by Ruth Wendell. It is also borne by Simisola Kosoko (b.1988), better known as…
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Norina (のりな)

Norina (のりな) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Female Pronunciation: no-rʸee-nah [nó̞.ɾʲì.nà] Etymology and/or ways to write: For the first element, it is mainly derived from 典/法/則/範/矩 (nori) meaning "rule, law," derived from the continuative form of the verb 宣る/告る (noru) meaning "to announce, declare." Other kanji which relate to this include 紀/記 meaning "account, chronicle," 徳 meaning…
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Tabascan onomastics - A Mexican state with a tradition of giving children odd names | The Americas | The Economist

Tabascan onomastics - A Mexican state with a tradition of giving children odd names | The Americas | The Economist | Name News | Scoop.it
The saints didn’t march all the way in
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How I Named My Babies: Nico Gianna & Jasper Graham

How I Named My Babies: Nico Gianna & Jasper Graham | Name News | Scoop.it
Alanna Shore, stay-at-home parent, and her husband Keith, artist and art director of Mikkeller Beer, live in Bucks County, Pennsylvania with their four children. In May they welcomed their latest arrivals, twins named Nico Gianna and Jasper Graham. Here, Alanna shares the story of how she and Keith named their babies. How long did it …
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Actress Abby Elliot Welcomes Her First Child

The Saturday Night Live star shared a black and white photo of her and Bill, both wearing masks while gazing at their newborn. It’s a girl! They’ve shared that her name is Edith Pepper Kennedy.

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Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with P

Our Favorite Baby Names Starting with P | 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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Name Help: A Brother for Persephone

Name Help: A Brother for Persephone | Name News | Scoop.it
Amy is expecting her second baby -- a brother for her daughter Persephone. Amy writes: "We have a daughter named Persephone and we are expecting a boy and struggling with names. We tend to call our daughter Persy most of the time. I like the classical reference but th
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Duana Names: CLOCK IS TICKING..!

Duana Names: CLOCK IS TICKING..! | Name News | Scoop.it
if, at the end of all this, you want to stay with Rupert after all, then that is a BLAZING LIT-UP SIGN saying you should go with Rupert
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Parents are Breaking the One-Word Barrier

Parents are Breaking the One-Word Barrier | Name News | Scoop.it
America has a brand-new name style: phrase names. MyLove, meet SirPrince.
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Has the Pandemic Changed Your Choice of Baby Names?

Has the Pandemic Changed Your Choice of Baby Names? | Name News | Scoop.it
The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting how we think about baby names. Answer our survey and let us know how it's impacting your choices.
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I want my baby to grow up proud of her heritage. But with rising anti-Chinese racism, I'm struggling | CBC Radio

I want my baby to grow up proud of her heritage. But with rising anti-Chinese racism, I'm struggling | CBC Radio | Name News | Scoop.it
The choice of my child's name is just one way I am trying to instill a sense of pride in her Chinese heritage. I want her to embrace it, even though anti-Chinese racism has been on the rise since COVID-19.

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Quintessential Baby Names Beginning With 'Q' for Your New Cutie

Has the quixotic quest for the quintessential baby name got you feeling queasy and querulous? Don't quit now! Especially if said quest includes the goal of finding a "Q" name — you're having quads or quintuplets, quite possibly (bless), or naming after the Queen? Perhaps you questioned our queue of "P" names prior to this, […]
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Baby Name Beckett: Stylish Literary Pick

Baby Name Beckett: Stylish Literary Pick | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Beckett makes for an on-trend surname name. But it also has literary roots that make it feel storied, principled, and strong.
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Gōichi (ごういち)

Gōichi (ごういち) | Name News | Scoop.it
Sources Pronunciation guide (Main) gender: Male Pronunciation: go:-ee-chee [ɡò̞ó̞.í.tɕí] Variant transcriptions: Goichi, Gouichi Etymology and/or ways to write: This name is made up of a gō kanji, like 剛/豪 meaning "strong, hard" or 郷 meaning "country(side)," and either 一 (ichi) meaning "one" or, less commonly, 市 (ichi) meaning "market, fair." Popularity: Overall usage of this name…
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Jaynes Bailey Wheeler (1853-1910)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Jaynes Bailey Wheeler (1853-1910) | Name News | Scoop.it
From the Men of Progress, Wisconsin, 1897.   The Strangest Names In American Political History makes its first stop in Wisconsin for 202
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Anne Hathaway Finally Reveals Her Second Child's Name!

Anne Hathaway Finally Reveals Her Second Child's Name! | Name News | Scoop.it
Jack and Jonathan get along quite well!
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