Runner Has Middle Name “Running”

Do you think the middle name “Running” made it more likely that this guy would become a runner? more

The Week Of Hair Poll

Shasta, Tamba, Brilliantine, Danderine, Harlene or Venida — which will it be? more

Week of Hair: Babies Named After Venida Hair Nets

Babies named for hair nets? Possibly… more

Week of Hair: Babies Named After Edwards’ Harlene

Harlene: cures baldness, re-colors gray hair, and can be used as a baby name. more

Week of Hair: Baby Named After Danderine

I’ve found one baby (so far!) named after “scalp tonic” Danderine. more

Week of Hair: Babies Named After Brilliantine

A handful of U.S. babies have been named Brilliantine. more

Week of Hair: Babies Named After Tamba Hair Relaxer

How many baby girls were named after Tamba, the short-lived 1970s-era liquid hair relaxer? more

Week of Hair: Babies Named After Shasta Shampoo

How many baby girls were named after Shasta, the 1950s-era cream shampoo? more

The Week of Hair!

A week of posts about baby names inspired by hair products. I know you’re excited. more

The 14 Children of the Dionne Family

Did you know that the Dionne quints had 9 other siblings? more

Revolutionary Baby Name – Sacvan

The only person I know of named in honor of Sacco and Vanzetti. more

Named Shirley? Join the Club.

Shirley clubs are everywhere, it seems. more

Server Names on Restaurant Tables – Yea or Nay?

Have you ever been to a restaurant where the servers put post-its with their names on them on the tables? more

What Popularized the Baby Name Deneen?

Could a TV commercial for dishwashing liquid be why hundreds of baby girls were suddenly named Deneen in 1964? more

Baby Name Battle: Norma, Natalie, Constance

If you were having a daughter, and you had to name her either Norma, Natalie or Constance, which would it be? more

Baby Names “Maple” and “Eh” Banned in Canada?

Nope — just an April Fools’ Day joke. more

The Pop Culture Baby Name Rawnie

Rawnie, the Romany word for “lady,” saw some usage as a baby name in the late 1930s, thanks to a movie. more

The Baby Name Moab

A drive past Moab, Utah, made me wonder: Has anyone ever been named Moab? more

Syrian Kurd Baby Named After Obama

Baby boy Muhammed Obama Muslim was born in a refugee camp in Turkey in October. more

Name Quotes for the Weekend #25

“I’m not too fond of the name of Reginald. It’s a very kind of ’50s English name.” -Elton John more

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