The Baby Name abraham

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Popularity of the Baby Name Abraham

Number of Babies Named Abraham

Born in the U.S. Since 1880

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The Baby Name Moab

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

Names Popular During the Victorian Era

Long lists of female and male names common during the Victorian era. more

Names People Have Given Their Cars

Want to name your car? Here are over 50 car name ideas I’ve collected from around the web. more

The 20 Children of Johann Sebastian Bach

What were the names of all 20 of Johann Sebastian Bach’s children? more

Jordache – The Baby Name Inspired by Designer Jeans

The popular brand of designer jeans, Jordache, inspired a handful of expectant parents to use the baby name Jordache back in the early ’80s. more

Baby Name Battle – Alan, Aaron, Adam, Ashley, Andrew, Austin

Which boy name do you like best: Alan, Aaron, Adam, Ashley, Andrew or Austin? more

Male Names in the Domesday Book

Hundreds of real male names from 11th century England, ranging from the familiar (Edward, Hugh, Robert) to the bizarre (Brictric, Fulcwy, Wizo). more

Baby Name Prediction – Lincoln?

Will the movie Lincoln (2012) boost the popularity of the baby name Lincoln? more

Unique Name – Aldaberontophoscophornia

A New England woman with the unique name Aldaberontophoscophornia. more

Road Trip Roundup: Gutzon

The man who carved faces on Mount Rushmore was named Gutzon. more

The Baby Named Emancipation Proclamation

Was an baby girl in Ohio really named Emancipation Proclamation during the Civil War years? Yes! (Her nickname was Prockie.) Here’s the full story. more

Name Needed for Brother of Sadie and Cleo

A reader named Genevieve is due with her third child (first son) in two days, and she and her husband need some baby name ideas. She sent me tons of helpful information, so I’m simply going to paste the bulk of what she wrote below. [For all the skimmers out […] more

Civil War Baby Names – Lincoln, Grant, Elmer

Today is not just the anniversary of the first manned space flight. It’s also the anniversary of the start of the Civil War. (They were exactly 100 years apart, in fact.) I’ve seen military names catch on as baby names during times of war, so I was curious to know […] more

Unique, Strong Boy Name Needed

A reader named Kristy is expecting her first baby, a little boy, in mid-May. Kristy writes: [W]e are now on the hunt for a baby’s name that is unique – it has to be paired with Johnston,* after all – but not so unique that it is unpronounceable! Also, being […] more

Car Names as Baby Names

Love cars? Here are some car-related names that have been used as baby names: Allante, from Cadillac Allante. Aston, from Aston Martin. Inspired by Aston Hill in England. Audi, German manufacturer. The name is a Latin translation of Horch, surname of founder August Horch. Avanti, from Studebaker Avanti. The word […] more

Baby Name Needed – Boy Name for Lucy’s Brother

A reader named Kate, who has a daughter named Lucy, is expecting a baby boy and would like some name suggestions. Here’s what she says: We want what a lot of people probably want – timeless, classic, slightly vintage and old fashioned, an ‘accepted’ name in the sense it’s known, […] more

Politicians Who Were Named After Other Politicians

I was just reading The Political Graveyard’s cool list of Politicians Named for Other Politicians. Many of the politicians on the list were named for U.S. presidents, but others were named for figures who aren’t as well-known today. Some examples: Thirty politicians were named after Henry Clay (1777-1852). Eighteen politicians […] more

Namestorm #4 – Baby Names for Beer Lovers

Miller Lyte gives me bitter beer face. After I discovered that one, I wondered: is it even possible to come up with tasteful beer-inspired baby names? Luckily, it is. Mary American brewster Mary Lisle, the first known brewster in the United States, started operating her late father’s brewhouse in Philadelphia […] more

Baby Names Needed – Classy, Quirky Names for Twins

A reader named Abbie has four children: Leo Sebastian, Henry Edward, Jasper Alaric, and Eliza Vivienne. She recently learned that she is expecting twins (congrats!) and would like some help coming up with baby names–especially boy names. She writes: Lucy Matilda and Nora Penelope will be the twins’ names if […] more

Baby Name Needed – Sibling of Lorna, Zacharias and Louis

A reader named Maisie is expecting her fourth child (gender unknown) and she’d like some help coming up with names. Her first three children are named Lorna, Zacharias (Zach) and Louis. Here are the names Maisie and her husband have been considering: Anastasia Caitlin Catya Eva-May Lara Lena Marlena Willa-May […] more

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