Danica: Baby Name of the Day

February 3, 2014

Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on April 20, 2011.  It was substantially revised and reposted on February 3, 2014. She’s a Slavic goddess driven to success. Thanks to Fran for suggesting our Baby Name of the Day, Danica - and to Leith for suggesting the update!

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Starbaby News: Welcome Draco

September 11, 2010

Yup, Draco. Danica McKellar and husband Mike Verta have chosen the name Draco for their new baby boy. From the Latin word for dragon, it’s a name perfectly on trend: he was in use in Ancient Greece, there’s a constellation by the name, he has the -o ending of Leo, and while a dragon is […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Dana

April 28, 2010

Once upon a time, he was a dashing Hollywood leading man.

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Name of the Day: Vesper

December 24, 2009

Would you name your daughter after a Bond girl? Thanks to Shelby for suggesting this seasonally appropriate choice.

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Sunday Summary: 8/23/09

August 23, 2009

What have I been doing with my life? Because until a few days ago, I was not on FaceBook. Clearly, I need to rethink my priorities. Within minutes of joining, I’d discovered that an old friend is now the proud parent of two wonderfully named daughters – Esme and Eleni. Elsewhere online: Jen of Blissfully […]

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Alphabet: D is for Girls

May 4, 2008

It’s been some time since we tripped through our Naming Dictionaries searching for material for an alphabet post – too long!

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