Sunday Summary: 6/5/11

June 5, 2011

We live in a magical age.

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Sunday Summary: 3/6/11

March 6, 2011

First, a question for a friend: let’s say you were expecting a daughter. Not only is she going to be your last child, you’re the youngest sibling, so this baby is probably the last in her generation. You’d love to pass on your maiden name. Trouble is, your maiden name sounds exactly like a popular […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Albert

February 17, 2011

He’s a prince consort, a popular song, a punchline, and a genius. Thanks to Jenna for suggesting Albert as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Frank

February 1, 2011

Zappa. Sinatra. Gehry. Baum. Does this pick guarantee your son will be destined for creative genius? Thanks to Jane, aka the Foxymoron, for suggesting Frank as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Harry

June 17, 2010

British parents are mad about him. Will American moms and dads follow suit? Thanks to Charlotte for suggesting her father’s appellation as our Baby Name of the Day: Harry.

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Sunday Summary: 5/30/10

May 30, 2010

For those of you in the US, Happy Memorial Day weekend!

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Name of the Day: Fergus

December 30, 2009

Fretting that Finn has become too popular?

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Sunday Summary: 5/10/09

May 10, 2009

The stats are here! Nameniks rejoiced as the US Social Security Administration unveiled the 2008 name data. Here’s a quick round-up of discussion posts: Elisabeth’s Names on the Upswing at You Can’t Call It “It” Nameberry’s post, as well as Pam’s Daily Beast article. Her big take-away? Celeb influence is serious; The Baby Name Wizard […]

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Name of the Day: Angus

February 14, 2009

He’s been called the Celtic Cupid, and so he’s a fitting choice for Valentine’s Day. This one is for Nessa. Our Name of the Day is Angus.

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Predictions for 2009

December 31, 2008

With just hours left in 2008, here are the official ApMtn baby name predictions for 2009.

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