Evangeline: Baby Name of the Day

February 17, 2014

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on November 13, 2008.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on February 17, 2014. She’s an elaborate, literary, romantic name for a daughter. Thanks to Corinne for suggesting our Name of the Day: Evangeline.

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Eve: Baby Name of the Day

December 31, 2012

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on October 19, 2009, and was substantially revised and re-posted on December 31, 2012. She’s the original woman – Adam’s rib. Thanks to Rhea for suggesting the Biblical, beguiling Eve as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Aveline

July 13, 2011

Depending on your perspective, she’s either a nouveau spin on current favorites, or a medieval rarity prime for a comeback. Thanks to Kayleigh for suggesting Aveline as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Guinevere

June 13, 2011

She’s the queen of Camelot, and the source of the #1 baby name of the 1970s. Thanks to Angel and Charlotte for suggesting Guinevere as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Valentina

July 16, 2010

Christina had her moment in the 80s. Valentine shows up every February 14. But how ’bout this elegant choice? Thanks to Mary for suggesting Valentina as Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Eva

June 22, 2010

Eve had her turn in the spotlight, and Ava needs no introduction. But what of their cousin? Thanks to Melissa for suggesting Eva as Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 4/4/10

April 4, 2010

Happy Easter!

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Name of the Day: Alina

October 5, 2009

Is she a modern coinage? A traditional diminutive able to stand on her own? Or something else entirely? Thanks to Laney McDonald for suggesting the elusive Alina as Name of the Day.

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Name of the Day: Evelina

September 10, 2009

Ava is white hot. Eve is gaining fast. Plenty of parents are seeking similar-but-not-the-same variants of both. Here’s an elaboration that just might fit the bill. Thanks to Laney McDonald for suggesting Evelina as Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 6/7/2009

June 7, 2009

The big news this week was, of course, the new addition to

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