The Very Best Baby Name Book in the Whole Wide World

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Meadowbrook Press, 1996 - Family & Relationships - 364 pages
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MORE COMPLETE, MORE HELPFUL, AND MORE FUN THAN ANY OTHER BABY NAME BOOK!

* over 30,001 boys' and girls' names complete with origins, meanings, variations, and famous namesakes * the latest baby name popularity poll rankings, including the most popular names for African-American and Hispanic-American children * survey results on stereotypes of commonly used names * 15 steps to selecting the best name for your baby * advice on changing names, plus famous people who did * fascinating facts about names * advice from "Dear Abby" about using "Jr."

It really is the very best name book you can buy!

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User Review  - Matriarchy - Goodreads

I got this for my writing reference shelf - to help choose character names. Read full review

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Stole it from mom! I always loved looking through the name meanings in this book. Read full review

Contents

Popular Names around the World
18
Birthstones and Flowers
36
Very Best Baby Name Worksheet
357
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

Bruce Lansky has edited a number of poetry anthologies (including "Rolling in the Aisles, Kids Pick the Funniest Poems, If Kids Ruled the School, A Bad Case of the Giggles, Miles of Smiles", and "No More Homework! No More Tests!"), and 3 silly songbook anthologies. Lansky created the popular GigglePoetry.com website for children and the PoetryTeachers.com website for teachers. He also created the "Girls to the Rescue" series, the "New Fangled Fairy Tales" series, and the "Can You Solve the Mysteries" series.

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