Lucian: Baby Name of the Day

October 14, 2013

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on November 3, 2009.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on October 14, 2013. Lucas is classic. Luke is cool, and Luca is hot. Today’s choice offers a different spin on those popular picks. Thanks to Kelly for suggesting Lucian as Name of the Day – and to […]

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Pacific: Baby Name of the Day

February 28, 2013

Nature names are all the rage, and place names are quite stylish, too.  Why not this oceanic appellation from the West Coast? Thanks to Megan for suggesting Pacific as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Sidonie: Baby Name of the Day

February 6, 2013

She’s a French appellation, a sister for Madeleine or Genevieve. Thanks to Christina for suggesting Sidonie as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Benedict: Baby Name of the Day

January 31, 2013

He’s worn by the current pope and a quirky English actor. Thanks to Shannon for suggesting Benedict as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Lisieux

April 10, 2012

It’s a français place name with ties to a popular saint. Thanks to Shelby for suggesting Lisieux as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Magdalena

September 2, 2011

Looking for a given name as storied as Isabella, as elaborate as

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Baby Name of the Day: Euphemia

August 9, 2011

She’s a regal rarity, with a surprisingly global reach. Thanks to Charlotte for suggesting our Baby Name of the Day: Euphemia.

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Baby Name of the Day: Mark

August 2, 2011

He’s ancient, Biblical, literary, and had a great run in the 1960s. In honor of Charlotte’s husband, our Baby Name of the Day is Mark.

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Sylvester: Baby Name of the Day

April 3, 2009

He’s been worn by popes and saints, actors and nobles. But did an animated cat send this gentle classic to fashion limbo? Thanks to Photoquilty for suggesting Sylvester as Name of the Day.

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