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These Hilarious Tweets Perfectly Capture The Struggle Of Baby Naming

These Hilarious Tweets Perfectly Capture The Struggle Of Baby Naming | Name News | Scoop.it
Naming your baby is never a simple process, but the funny people of Twitter come through with baby name tweets that prove you're not alone in the struggle.
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​Will the name instil confidence in your child?-Read this before naming your child

​Will the name instil confidence in your child?-Read this before naming your child | Name News | Scoop.it
From trying to choose something classy without following the herd to picking something exquisite, there is a lot on stake.
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Mystery Monday: Trebeiza

Mystery Monday: Trebeiza | Name News | Scoop.it
Today’s name is found in early 11th C Austria, in a list of witnesses to a charter, and is of uncertain gender (but, given that it’s in a list of witnesses to a charter, is probably masculine).
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Mystery Monday: Quovadis –

Mystery Monday: Quovadis – | Name News | Scoop.it
Here’s an eye-catching baby name: Quovadis. It’s appeared in U.S. baby name data a total of three times so far: 1983: unlisted1982: 5 baby girls named Quovadis…unlisted…1975…
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10 Mayan baby girl names - 100% Mexican names - www.namesoftheworld.net - YouTube

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Blog - Nordic Names Wiki - Name Origin, Meaning and Statistics

Blog - Nordic Names Wiki - Name Origin, Meaning and Statistics | Name News | Scoop.it
Here are some fresh and sunny names for you which are popular in Denmark at the moment!

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Duana Names: Is Anything/Everything Unisex?Lainey Gossip Lifestyle

Duana Names: Is Anything/Everything Unisex?Lainey Gossip Lifestyle | Name News | Scoop.it
Quinn. I love her and her name, and remain committed to another unisex name for our second daughter.
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The 50 Greatest Writer Names of All Time | The Weeklings

The 50 Greatest Writer Names of All Time | The Weeklings | Name News | Scoop.it
The second “R” is for “redundant.”

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A fun read, found via Abby's Sunday Summary.

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Babynamen der Woche 15/2019

Babynamen der Woche 15/2019 | Name News | Scoop.it
Jonathan * Lea Alexandra * Vroni * Gonzalo * Miriam Erna * Nala * Noa Isabelle * Milan Arthur * Nya * Michael Florian * Lian Mattis * Henry James * Margareta Edda * Jordan Jermaine Junior * Noelia Elin * Benjamin Matteo * Johanna Anastasia * Dina * Dante Jürgen * Hannah Greta Lydia * Mauri Santino * Frederik Roland * Issra * Taylor Caleb * Siyar * Mervan * Zakaria * Mara Elijana * Amelia Anchalee * Gunda Malou

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Name Of The Year First Round: Chrotchtangle Regional

Name Of The Year First Round: Chrotchtangle Regional | Name News | Scoop.it
Today we’re talking about that famous heavy-duty generic paper-based product we all know and love. That’s right, folks, it’s cardboard time. You can fold it, you can recycle it, and lord knows you can corrugate it. But can you … Smurfit?
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The Ls of Slavic names

The Ls of Slavic names | Name News | Scoop.it
Male: Lech was the legendary founder of the Polish nation. His brother Čech founded the Czech nation to the west, and his brother Rus founded the Russian nation to the east. The three brothers were going hunting together, but they ended up in different places due to all following different animals. While Lech was hunting…
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Mum ditches 'Rosie' as miracle baby's name for something much more 'unique' - Mirror Online

Mum ditches 'Rosie' as miracle baby's name for something much more 'unique' - Mirror Online | Name News | Scoop.it

Fans of Star Wars, Harry Potter and Game of Thrones will get the inspiration
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Mother of the Late XXXTentacion's Son Breaks Her Silence - XXL

Mother of the Late XXXTentacion's Son Breaks Her Silence - XXL | Name News | Scoop.it
"He took a couple of letters from these different characters from his favorite video game, Kingdom Hearts, and he just mashed them all together," Sanchez says with Baby 'Yume cradled in her arms. "I know it's kind of hard to say Gekyume, but he goes by 'Yume as well."
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25 Baby Girl Names That Guarantee She'll Shine Like A Diamond

25 Baby Girl Names That Guarantee She'll Shine Like A Diamond | Name News | Scoop.it
Every little girl deserves a wonderful name that they will fall in love with as they grow older.
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Trendwatch 2019 Girls Predictions

Trendwatch 2019 Girls Predictions | Name News | Scoop.it
Which girls' names are headed for the top? Time for my Trendwatch 2019 girls predictions ... let's see if my crystal ball is working!
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The Ms of Slavic names

The Ms of Slavic names | Name News | Scoop.it
Female: Makrina is the Russian, Serbian, and German feminine form of the Latin name Macrinus, which derives from the word macrus. That word in turn either derives from the Latin macer (meagre, thin) or the Greek makros (long, large). The suffix inus is believed to be a diminutive. The male form is Makrin. Malina means "raspberry" in just about…
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Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Clara vs Eva

Nomes e mais Nomes: Duelo de nomes - Clara vs Eva | Name News | Scoop.it
Sondagem de opinião a respeito dos nomes Clara e Eva.
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Teresa Palmer Welcomes Third Child, a Daughter

Teresa Palmer Welcomes Third Child, a Daughter | Name News | Scoop.it
Teresa Palmer revealed her news of baby No. 3 on the way in October, sharing a stunning photograph that showed her cradling her bump on a beach
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Sunday Summary: Katie Bouman, Scientist

Sunday Summary: Katie Bouman, Scientist | Name News | Scoop.it
Do we hear traditionally feminine names and think that Arabella or Evie or Gianna or Lula can’t possibly be a CEO or a successful politician or a scientist who breaks new ground?

Because Katie reminds us that it’s very possible.
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All the best name news of the week, plus great thoughts about strong women.

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UK Birth Announcements 8/4/19 - 14/4/19

UK Birth Announcements 8/4/19 - 14/4/19 | 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. Boys: Caleb Charles Henry David Edward Ala
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Name Of The Year Second-Round Voting: Part 2

Name Of The Year Second-Round Voting: Part 2 | Name News | Scoop.it
My move from Brooklyn to Denver this past fall came with a number of advantages: better bike trails, more snowboard runs, and fewer Yankee fans, to name a few. But one thing I wasn’t expecting to find was a city in love with rodeo. The yeehaw agenda has been in full swing since long before Lil Nas X took his horse to the you-know-what. So when late January rolled around, my girlfriend and I took a short walk to the National Western Stock Show (the world’s largest) for the 2019 ProRodeo, where we found ourselves about as far from Brooklyn as one can get.
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Name of the Week: Winifred

Name of the Week: Winifred | Name News | Scoop.it
Origin: Winifred is the Anglicised form of the Old Welsh name Gwenfrewi via the Latinised form Wenefrida, a spelling which may have been influenced by the Old English name Winfrið (wine "friend" and frið "peace"). St Gwenfrewi (or more commonly, St. Winefride) was a 7th century Welsh virgin martyr
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