Boston : Da Capo Press, 2019.
Edition: Current Revised Edition.
Description: 571 pages ; 23 cm.
The most helpful, complete, and yearly up-to-date name book, and our list of names from around the world keeps growing! Here you'll find more than 100,000 names--complete with origins, meanings, variations, and famous namesakes. You'll find names from major linguistic and ethnic groups of origin, including English (19,000 names), Latin (11,000 names), Greek (11,000 names), American (11,000 names), Hebrew (9,000 names), Hispanic (9,000 names), French (8,000 names), Irish (7,000 names), and German (6,000 names)--plus thousands of Scottish, Welsh, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Chinese, Scandinavian, Polish, Native American, Hawaiian, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, Australian/Aboriginal, African, and Hindi names. The list features unique spellings of popular names that are catching on, plus newly popular names and variations not listed in other books and websites.
Series: Lifelong Books.
Contents: Introduction -- How to pick a name you and your baby will love -- What's hot, what's not: the latest popularity trends -- The most popular names. Top 100 girls' names ; Top 100 boys' names ; Changes to top 100 ; Newly popular names in the top 1000 ; The most popular names through the decades -- The most popular names around the world -- Classic names around the world -- The most popular names in each state -- The impressions names make -- Names inspired by people, places, and things -- Star kids -- The name exchange -- How to pick names for siblings or multiples -- Baby name legal guide -- Fascinating facts about names -- Girls -- Boys.
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