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  • 75 Galaxy Names
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    75 Galaxy-Inspired Names for Your Little One
    If you’re passionate about astronomy and fascinated by everything galactical, consider a galaxy name for your new baby. Galaxy names reference the stars and planets as well as the Greek, Roman, and Egyptian gods and goddess of the heavens. Mor...
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  • 75 Southern Girl Names
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    75 Southern Girl Names
    Southerners are known for sipping sweet tea on their front porches while chatting with neighbors in that distinct southern drawl. There are also some beautiful and unique girl names in the South. Our favorite southern baby girl names include plac...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • The ultimate guide to choosing a middle name for your baby
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    The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Middle Name
    When it comes to choosing baby names, deciding on a middle name can be an exciting challenge. You can use a middle name for so many purposes. The first thing to consider is your intention behind choosing a baby name that includes a middle name. I...
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  • The Ultimate List of Mexican Girl Names
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    The Ultimate List of Mexican Girl Names
    Looking for Mexican baby names for your little girl? Take a look through our expanded list of Spanish baby girl names, with meanings. More: The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Mexican Name Most Popular Spanish Baby Names Mexican baby names are al...
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  • The Ultimate List of Mexican Boy Names
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    The Ultimate List of Mexican Boy Names
    Do you want to honor your Latin heritage by giving your little boy a Mexican baby name? Take a look at our expanded list of Mexican baby boy names with meanings to find the perfect name for your little one. More: The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Top Muslim Girl Names
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    The Top Muslim Girl Names for Your Little One
    If you are considering Muslim baby girl names for your little one on the way, a beautiful name that carries meaning and honor for the Quran and Muhammad is most likely your priority. The most popular Islamic names for girls vary greatly, but the...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
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    Ethnic Variations of Names
    Ethnic Variations of Names Many names in common use in the U.S. today can be linked to a foreign heritage merely by using the form of the name that relates to a specific country. While this approach doesn't work for every name, you'll find that ...
  • The Top Muslim Boy Names for Your Little One
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    The Top Muslim Boy Names for Your Little One
    As you consider Muslim baby boy names for your little one, you can choose from many sources of inspiration. You might draw inspiration for the perfect name by considering trending names or unique names. The most important thing to reflect on when...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • Most Common Names_Featured
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    80 of The Most Common Names in the World
    When thinking about baby names, many parents are interested in understanding what the most common names in the world are so they can either avoid them or choose from that list depending on preference. You can find the most common names in the wor...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • 75 Exotic Names_Featured
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    75 Exotic Names for Your Baby
    Do you love the sound of names that seem to come from a land far far away? Choosing an exotic name for your baby will conjure up feelings of wanderlust and mystique. The great thing about exotic names is you can go by feel. In truth whatever fee...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Parenting Tools Printables
    Printable List of Top 100 Baby Names for Girls
    A printable PDF version of our current top 100 baby names for girls in the U.S. from the Social Security Administration. Click on each name to see its meaning, and check off the heart next to the names you like (assign one column of hearts to eac...
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  • 75 Old Lady Names
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    75 "Old Lady" Names That Are Popular Again
    Vintage “old lady” names tend to jump back into popularity every few generations. Once the name begins to fade out it gains more interest in the current generation. Think about it like this: the names you consider “old lady” names belong ...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Nonbinary Names
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    75 Nonbinary Names to Chose For Your Little One
    Are you looking for a nonbinary name for either yourself or your child? Our list of 75 nonbinary names can help you get started! A non-binary or enby name is typically chosen by people who do not identify as a male or female. Gender is a fluid sp...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • Baby Names that Mean Snow
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    75 Names that Mean Snow or Winter for Your Little One
    Winter brings a peaceful sort of magic along with it. Have you ever heard the mysterious quiet of snow falling or looked out on snow-capped peaks and just soaked in the beauty of an all white world? If your baby is born during winter, a name that...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Religious Names
    Old Testament Boys' Names
    Old Testament Boys' Names Of the many names included in the Old Testament of the Bible, these are the ones that have found the most favor over the years: Name Dropping Are there any biblical names in today's name pool that should be avoided? N...
  • Top Baby Names of 2021
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    Our Predictions for the Top Baby Names and Trends of 2021
    As we enter into 2021, none of us are looking back with any sort of yearning! 2020 was a nightmare that stretched the world around and it is time to march forward - as fast as we can. Last year was full of strife of varying levels for people all...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Exotic Girl Names_Featured
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    75 Exotic Girl Names for Your Little One
    Do you know you want an exotic-sounding name for your little girl, but you’re not sure which one to pick? If you are attracted to names that sound unique and interesting, there are so many choices out there to sift through until you finally di...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Preppy Boy Names_Featured
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    75 Preppy Boy Names for Your Little One
    Do you have visions of varsity letters and Ivy League schools in your baby boy’s future? Give him a head start by choosing a preppy name! More: The Ultimate List of Three Letter Boy Names What’s In a Name? Can the right name really give yo...
    Elisa Cinelli