Hollywood baby names

Monroe: Baby Name of the Day

January 21, 2014

It is a Hollywood-certified surname with a vibrant -o ending. Thanks to Whitney for suggesting Monroe as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Audrey: Baby Name of the Day

June 24, 2013

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on August 26, 2009.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on June 24, 2013. The most famous bearer of this name is a style icon and a noted humanitarian, too. Thanks to JNE for suggesting Audrey as Name of the Day – and to C in DC for […]

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Rocco, Rocky & Flint: Rock Names for Boys

January 4, 2013

Looking for a strong name for a boy?  A nature-inspired choice that feels unexpected and solid all at once?  Maybe you should turn towards geology – and guitars – and go with one of these rock names for a son. Hollywood has embraced rock names over the past few years.  Madonna kicked things off, welcoming […]

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Henry: Baby Name of the Day

December 3, 2012

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on May 22, 2008 and was substantially revised and republished on December 3, 2012. He’s an enduring classic with a long history of use.  Today he’s also among the most stylish of choices for newborn boys. Our Baby Name of the Day is Henry.

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Baby Name of the Day: Viggo

March 27, 2012

He’s a Norse name worn by a Hollywood leading man. Thanks for Fran for the suggestion – and to everyone for voting!  Our Baby Name of the Day is Viggo.

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Baby Name of the Day: Harlow

September 6, 2011

She’s a 21st century discovery rich with Golden Age Hollywood glamor. Thanks to Virginia for suggesting Harlow as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Greta

July 29, 2011

She’s a Hollywood legend, but parents have mostly left her alone. Thanks to Abbey for suggesting a choice that has long intrigued me. Our Baby Name of the Day is Greta.

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