25000+ Baby Names
by Bruce Lansky
If you're hesitant to follow the trends set by celebrities when you name your baby, you're not alone. Names like Moon Unit, Apple, Dixie Dot, and yes, even Elijah Bob Patricus Guggi Q, are on the list of celebrity baby names. But there are better choices, and the number one author of baby name books is back with another book to help you name your baby-something other than Banjo (we hope).
At $4.95, 25,000+ Baby Names is a great value, complete with the origins, meanings and famous namesakes of over 25,000 contemporary boys' and girls' names. It also includes an updated list of the 200 most popular names from 2004, guidelines for naming your baby, popular names from around the world and a helpful cross-referencing system to lead you to related or similar names.
See if you can match these names to their celebrity parents:
|_____ Apple||a. Courteney Cox|
|_____ Dixie Dot||b. Bono|
|_____ Elijah bob Patricus Guggi Q||c. U2's Dave Evans|
|_____ Blue Angel||d. Gwyneth Paltrow|
|_____ Coco||e. Anna Ryder Richardson|
(answers: d, e, b, c, a)
Bruce Lansky is the number one selling author of baby name books with more than 8 million copies sold.
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