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NAME REGRET

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NAME REGRET & MATERNITY I want to point out that I love the name Charlie, and Charles Everett is a strong beautiful name, but i still have anxiety when looking back on our baby naming experience.  I hate the title of this post. It sounds terrible, but it is something some women really struggle w
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Interesting story, and interview with Abby.

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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 2017: https://www.scoop.it/t/name-news/?&tag=usa+statistics+2017
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Conan & Osíris

Nomes e mais Nomes: Conan & Osíris | Name News | Scoop.it
O blog dos nomes de A a Z. Nomes portugueses e Nomes brasileiros. Significados. Nomes antigos e modernos, rankings, debates!
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Nomes literais para meninos e meninas = Literary names for boys and girls

Nomes e mais Nomes: Nomes literais para meninos e meninas = Literary names for boys and girls | Name News | Scoop.it
Lista de nomes literais para meninos e para meninas.
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Igor –

Igor – | Name News | Scoop.it
Igor is the Russian form of Ingvar, an Old Norse form of Yngvarr from Yngvi, an Old Norse cognate of Ing (the alternate name of the Norse god Frey) possibly meaning "ancestor" combined with the old Norse element arr, herr meaning "warrior" which derives from Proto-Germanic element *harjaz (army; army leader, warrior) so the name would essentially mean…
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Minerva –

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Minerva is the name of the Roman goddess of wisdom and war (specifically strategic war), the arts, and crafts, and is the Roman counterpart of the Greek goddess Athena- the owl is often depicted as a sacred animal to both of them. The origin of the name is uncertain. It could possibly be derived from Latin mens…
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Hannah Spearritt introduces daughter Téa five years after miscarriage

Hannah Spearritt introduces daughter Téa five years after miscarriage | Name News | Scoop.it
HANNAH Spearritt has introduced her gorgeous baby girl Téa to the world.
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The Start of Sommers –

The Start of Sommers – | Name News | Scoop.it
The name Sommers was a one-hit wonder in the U.S. baby name data in 1977: 1979: unlisted 1978: unlisted 1977: 7 baby girls named Sommers [debut] 1976: unlisted 1975: unlisted What put Sommers on th…
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The Lalas, long names for girls, and the Russian form of Alejandro

The Lalas, long names for girls, and the Russian form of Alejandro | Name News | Scoop.it
How long are your favorite names for girls? What are some ette-ending options? And let's talk cool little middles beginning with B, too ...
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Check out Radiant Mercy magazine!

Check out Radiant Mercy magazine! | Name News | Scoop.it
Do any of you subscribe to the lovely Radiant Magazine? If so, you'll find me in the current issue! There are other wonderful articles in there as well, but one of my favorites is about Sr. Faustina Maria Pia, a Sister of Life who's also a twin -- you'll have to read to see what her…
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The Strangest Names In American Political History : Silver Throne Edward Pinkney (1914-1992)

The Strangest Names In American Political History : Silver Throne Edward Pinkney (1914-1992) | Name News | Scoop.it
From Ebony magazine, November 1975.    Longtime Florida educator Silver Throne Edward Pinkney etched his name into history in 197
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Mystery Monday: Lifdenis

Mystery Monday: Lifdenis | Name News | Scoop.it
Today’s name is an odd one found in 11th C Belgium. The only instance we can find of this name on the internet is the single instance in the Dictionary, a witness to a charter. It could be an editorial error, or a scribal error, but if it is, it’s not clear what it is an error for.

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Girl Names from Initials: Ivy, Coco, Gigi + More

Girl Names from Initials: Ivy, Coco, Gigi + More | Name News | Scoop.it
You can get some great girl names from initials, from the obivous Cece and Gigi to the who-would've-thunk-it Lula and Abby. (Yup, it's how I got my name!)
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Perfect Pisces Baby Names: Refreshing water names

Perfect Pisces Baby Names: Refreshing water names | Name News | Scoop.it
Pisces baby names take their cues from the sea and from fish.
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UK Birth Announcements 11/2/19 - 17/2/19

UK Birth Announcements 11/2/19 - 17/2/19 | Name News | Scoop.it
A round-up of names from birth announcements announced in British newspapers in the last week. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets.I cross-reference older BAs to find the ful
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La jolie histoire d'un prénom // Ulysse

La jolie histoire d'un prénom // Ulysse | Name News | Scoop.it
Emilie est la maman d’un adorable petit garçon prénommé Ulysse. Elle revient sur le choix du prénom de son bébé, un choix spontané, sans liste, sans tension ni interminables discussions avec sa moitié. Un beau prénom mythologique choisi lors d’un trajet en voiture, comme un clin d’oeil au célèbre voyageur du même nom. Un charmant témoignage …
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Spoof photos show Harry and Meghan preparing for the birth of the new royal baby | Daily

Spoof photos show Harry and Meghan preparing for the birth of the new royal baby | Daily | Name News | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: Celebrity photographer Alison Jackson has released images of a very convincing fake Harry and Meghan preparing for the birth.
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Ghislaine –

Ghislaine – | Name News | Scoop.it
Ghislaine is a French female name, the feminine form of Ghislain which derives from a Germanic word gisil meaning “hostage” or “pledge”, possibly originating as a nickname for a royal child pledged to a foreign court. Origin: Proto-Indo-European Variants: Giselle (French, English) Gisella (Italian) Gisela (Spanish, Portuguese) Gisèle (Grench) Gizella Ghislaine (French) Ghyslaine (French) Gisila (Ancient Germanic)…
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Julius –

Julius – | Name News | Scoop.it
Julius comes from an Ancient Roman family name of uncertain meaning though it could possibly be derived from Greek ioulos meaning “downy-bearded”, implying someone who was youthful. It could also be related to Iovis, the older form of Latin Iuppiter (Jupiter), the name of the chief god in the Roman pantheon. His name is derived from Indo-European *Dyeus-pater, pater meaning “father” while dyeus means…
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20 Baby Names Inspired by Celebrity Surnames

20 Baby Names Inspired by Celebrity Surnames | Name News | Scoop.it
A list of fresh and fun baby names inspired by the last names of celebrities.
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Top Baby Names in San Diego County in 2018 | News

Top Baby Names in San Diego County in 2018 | News | Name News | Scoop.it
Last year, a total of 41,555 babies were born in San Diego County: 21,313 boys and 20,242 girls.
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Black History Surname Names

Black History Surname Names | Name News | Scoop.it
A beautiful batch of surname baby names for Black history month inspired by African American leaders and pioneers. Coleman Bessie Coleman was the first African American woman to receive a pilots license. Coleman is an English surname meaning servant of Nicholas. Cole ranks at Number 873 in popularity and easily lends itself to the nickname…
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Call for papers: "Apellative and onoma", Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, September 27-29, 2019

Call for papers: "Apellative and onoma", Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, September 27-29, 2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
The “Professor Nikolai Kovachev” Centre of Bulgarian Onomastics with St. Cyril and St. Methodius University of Veliko Turnovo kindly invites you to participate in the next International Scientific Conference  on Onomastics in honour of Prof. Dr. Ludwig Selimski, marking his 80th anniversary “Apellative and onoma. Aspects of Scientific Research” which will take place on September 27th – 29th, 2019.

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Finds from 1877

Finds from 1877 | Name News | Scoop.it
1877 - the year Queen Victoria was proclaimed Empress of India, Anna Sewell's novel Black Beauty was published, and the first Test cricket match between England and Australia too place. Below is a selection of names from the GRO Birth Records for England and Wales in 1877. All ar
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I love these lists - lots of tasty names.

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