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Baby Names: The Most Popular of 2013

Move over, Jacob. There’s a new favorite baby name in town. That’s right, after a 14-year reign on the top of the list of baby boy names, Jacob is no longer No. 1. Instead, Noah has taken the title. According …

David Arquette Has Baby Name Nixed By Girlfriend

In Hollywood it has become quite common for celebrities to create unique baby names for their future offspring. Pilot Inspektor, Audio Science, Moon Unit, or Blanket ringing any bells? David Arquette was hoping to be no different than many of …

Top Baby Names From 2013 And 2014

Are you expecting a new bundle of joy? If you are, you are probably spending most of your time contemplating what to name this little guy or gal. It’s not an easy job to pick a name for a child. …

Simon Cowell: Prepping For Fatherhood?

Whether or not Simon Cowell will have the “X-Factor” to be a good father remains to be seen, but he was seen getting a bit of practice on the baby front. The music mogul was spotted with pregnant girlfriend, Lauren …

Fastest-Growing Baby Name is ‘Game of Thrones’-Inspired

The U.S. Social Security administration (SSA) this month released its yearly lists of the most popular baby names in America. Though some mainstays dominated the lists, a few surprises are making their way from popular culture to hospital nurseries. Perhaps …

Banned Baby Names List Emerges in New Zealand
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Naming a child is a difficult decision for expecting parents, but some don’t take it as seriously as others. Take, for instance, the New Zealand parents who lost custody of their daughter after naming her Talula Does the Hula From …

Parents Are Increasingly Naming Their Babies After Apple Products
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Pregnancy and parenting site BabyCenter looked a a sample of 450,000 babies born in 2012 and found that some Apple-related names are on the rise. While these name didn’t crack the top ten for either sex, they definitely saw significant …

A Girl Named “Like” A Girl Named “Like”
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It was only a matter of time I guess. AFP is reporting out of Jerusalem that an Israeli couple has named their third child “Like,” in honor of the Facebook trademark. The couple, Lior and Vardit Adler, were simply befuddled …

England Sees Spike In Baby Girl Name Searches

Either England is about to have a spike in female births, or nobody knows what to name a girl over there. While searches for "baby girls names" spiked by 258 percent this year, "baby boy names" searches jumped by just 84 percent.

Dotcom Falls Into Baby Name Domain

This is a topic close to my heart and I have to say I agree whole-heartedly – well, it’s a good idea, anyway. Parents are picking baby names based upon the availability of a domain name that matches.