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Alabama: Baby Name of the Day

November 20, 2014

#128095272 / gettyimages.com Take an obscure literary reference, add in a heroine from a cult classic film, and the result is this possibility. Thanks to Bertram Bergamot for inspiring Alabama as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Indiana: Baby Name of the Day

November 19, 2014

#81945430 / gettyimages.com It’s a place name famously worn by a daring archeologist. Thanks to Bertram Bergamot for suggesting Indiana as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Tyler: Baby Name of the Day

November 12, 2014

This name is occupational, presidential, and a fast favorite in the 1990s. I love the 90s week continues with Tyler as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Wyatt: Baby Name of the Day

October 20, 2014

This post was originally published on May 10, 2008.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on October 20, 2014. American parents are wild ’bout today’s choice for their sons, and now a high-profile celebrity couple has given the name to a daughter. Our Baby Name of the Day is Wyatt.

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Clover, Dior, and Parker: Harper’s Sisters

October 10, 2014

Harper is a sensation, a fast-rising surname name with musical appeal.  A long list of high profile birth announcements have boosted Harper’s use, from Shonda Rhimes to the Beckhams. Visit a playground nowadays, and there’s a good chance you’ll hear the name.  Harper has soared from #887 in 2004 to #118 in 2010 to #16 in […]

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Fiorella: Baby Name of the Day

September 25, 2014

Today’s feature is a pan-botanical possibility with a feminissa feel. Thanks to Laura for suggesting one she’s considering for her baby-on-the-way.  Our Baby Name of the Day is Fiorella.

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Anouk: Baby Name of the Day

September 11, 2014

Anna is a classic, heard in plenty of smooshes, elaborations, and countless variant forms.  Here’s one of the most intriguing possibilities. Thanks to Witchgreens for suggesting Anouk as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Ciel: Baby Name of the Day

August 28, 2014

Nature names are a huge category for baby names these days.  So are all things français.  No wonder, then, that a handful of French nature names are attracting attention. Thanks to Jen for suggesting Ciel as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Carmen: Baby Name of the Day

August 26, 2014

She’s a tragic operatic heroine, and Alec Baldwin’s new baby girl, too. Thanks to C in DC for suggesting Carmen as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Owen: Baby Name of the Day

August 25, 2014

This post was originally published on December 18, 2009.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on August 25, 2014. He’s a friendly, upbeat name very much in vogue today. Thanks to Bevin for suggesting Owen as our Baby Name of the Day.

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