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Drawing from the nearly half a million babies born to registered BabyCenter users in 2014, the site compiled a list of creative
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Millicent, 97 Susannah, 95 Mirabelle, 94 Theodora, 94 Rosalind, 90 Zadie, 87 Aviva, 86 Devon, 83 Indigo, 82 Cleo, 81 Pilar
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Way down at the very bottom of the official U.S. Popular Names List are those baby names given to only five children each
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To find a name with the qualities that you're truly looking for, it helps to have a map to the wide world of other-than-popular names.
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Last year, 146 different "bell" names were chosen for at least five newborn American girls. I wanted to find a way to present that amazing flowering of style around a single sound.
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by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry 1. Aberdeen, 10 2. Afra, 9 3. Africa, 8 4. Alannis, 9 5. Aliz, 10 6. Amabel, 7 7. Amorie
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For adventurous parents, for video game creators and for anyone looking for an uncommon name that stays just on the right side of the cool/crazy divide, here are 30 names that say "Why Not?" with a punch.
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Written by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry Mention baby names at a party -- and I do, frequently -- and someone invariably
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But, in New Zealand, inventive parents will have no such luck, since the country has banned the most outlandish baby names
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Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry Easter-themed baby names can spring from all sorts of sources. These range from
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Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry Last week, we unearthed 14 under-the-radar names for girls, none of which are
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Written by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry Baby names seem to get stranger every day, but what are the weirdest baby
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The hard "K" sound both at the start of the name and at the end has been on-trend for names in 2013, if Jan. 1 babies are
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Here are our picks for the 20 unusual baby names destined for stardom, in order of those given to the most babies in the
Style
If you're looking for a name with a lot of style but that's also unusual, here are 100 great choices. Warning: These names may not be quite as unusual in Park Slope as they are in Wyoming.
Healthy Living
If you're considering giving your baby an unusual name, your biggest question may be: How will an unusual name affect my child for better and worse throughout his or her life?