The Complete Book Of Baby Names

Author: Lesley Bolton
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1402253958
Size: 31.27 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Looks at the history of baby names, provides lists of names based on popular themes, and presents entries that include definitions and variations.

Baby Names For Dummies

Author: Margaret Rose, PhD
Publisher: For Dummies
ISBN: 9780764543401
Size: 79.24 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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The fun and easy way to name the new bundle of joy Brimming with over 5,000 names, from traditional to unique, this is the perfect reference for parents-to-be looking for naming guidance. It features a an impressive assemblage of options for both boys and girls-from Biblical, medieval, and Shakespearean names to musical and international names-along with a list of today's most popular names and the favorite names of previous decades. Each entry contains variant spellings as well as the name's meaning, history, and derivations. Plus, fun sidebars offer examples of celebrities who chose unique names for their little ones and perfect suggestions for future political leaders, artists, and movie stars.

The Big Book Of Baby Names

Author: Marissa Charles
Publisher: Arcturus Publishing
ISBN: 1848587058
Size: 13.50 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Choosing the name of your child is one of the most important early decisions you can make as a parent. Some parents want to choose a more traditional name, while others want a popular contemporary name. Others wish for a more unusual name that no other child in the classroom has, while an ever-increasing number are looking for a name with partic...

Big Book Of Girl S Names

Author: John Ward
ISBN: 9781741360172
Size: 65.62 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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The Big Book of Girls Names brings over 20,000 of the most commonly used girls' names in the English-speaking world together in one handy volume. Each name has a brief explanation of origin, with the most popular names having an expanded historical entry. Also includes an introductory chapter on the naming of babies and why it can be so important to pick a suitable name for a child.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To 40 000 Baby Names 2nd Edition

Author: Marcia Layton Turner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101012331
Size: 64.58 MB
Format: PDF
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From Atticus to Zuzu With 10,000 additional names and 50 additional lists (200 total), this latest edition is the most comprehensive guide to naming newborns on the market, and the most fun! With specialized lists, from world leaders to favorite characters from children's literature, biblical figures to Wiccan/ Gothic/Vampire names, Olympic medalists to Nobel Prize winners, plus alphabetized lists for each gender, this guide makes the name game easy, pleasurable, and enlightening. - Approximately 4 million babies born every year in the U.S, and they all need names! - Contains 40,000 names, 10,000 more than The Everything Baby Names Book and 35,000 more than Baby Names for Dummies - Includes 200 specialized lists - even the names that have the best and worst nicknames - which add to the fun of selecting the perfect name

Big Book Of Baby Names And Announcements

Author: Sandra Buzbee Bailey
Publisher: Perigee Books
ISBN: 9780399517105
Size: 64.43 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Lists more than thirteen thousand boys' and girls' names and their meanings, and shows unique announcement ideas

American Heirloom Baby Names

Author: Charlotte Danforth
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101210482
Size: 39.36 MB
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Names have power! A child’s name—and the source of that name—can have a profound effect on their character and future. Use this book to pick a name that expresses the lasting qualities valued by your family—qualities like integrity, creativity, courage, innovation, compassion and patriotism. Gathered from the pages of our history books and rooted in the nation’s heartland, the names in this book are appealing and timeless. They are the names of real-life American poets and soldiers, artists and pioneers, entrepreneurs, teachers and athletes; people whose professions ranged from venerable statesmen like William Jennings Bryan to lighthouse keepers like Barbara Mabrity. Distinctive and prestigious, these names can give your child an instant, natural role model—the heroes and positive idols who have had that name before. The entries in this magnificent baby name book include: • Wonderful classic names and moving descriptions of the heroic Americans who bore them • References to writings by and about each namesake that families can enjoy together • Historic sites related to each heirloom name suitable for family field trips • Famous names in all ethnic groups • The greatest names in medicine, law, statecraft, sports, business, philanthropy, exploration, invention, and more!

The Big Book Of New York Ghost Stories

Author: Cheri Farnsworth
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493043870
Size: 50.75 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Hauntings lurk and spirits linger in the Empire State Reader, beware! Turn these pages and enter the world of the paranormal, where ghosts and ghouls alike creep just out of sight. Author Cheri Farnsworthshines a light in the dark corners of New York and scares those spirits out of hiding in this thrilling collection. From apparitions and objects that fly off of tables at the Manhattan Bistro, to a specter that stalks Pulpit Rock in Lake Placid, there’s no shortage of bone-chilling tales to keep you up at night. Around the campfire or tucked away on a dark and stormy night, this big book of ghost stories is a hauntingly good read.