Here you'll find over 100,000 up-to-date names that reflect the latest naming trends-complete with origins, meanings and variations. This includes ethnic names from over a hundred countries. You'll also find Gender-neutral names and unique spellings, the latest trends, complete list of celebrity baby names, names invented by parents and factors ot consider when choosing a name for your baby. Paperback.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 704 Vendor: Simon & Schuster Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 9.00 X 7.00 (inches) ISBN: 0684039990 ISBN-13: 9780684039992 Availability: In Stock
In this revised edition you'll find over 100,000 up-to-date names that reflect the latest naming trends--complete with origins, meanings, and variations. This includes ethnic names from over a hundred countries: nearly 19,000 English names, 12,000 Latin names, 10,000 Hebrew names, 11,000 Greek names, 9,000 African-American names, 9,000 Hispanic names, 8,000 French names, 8,000 Irish names, 7,000 German names, 4,000 Arabic names, and thousands of Scandinavian, Italian, Polish, Scottish, Welsh, Russian, Hindi, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Tai, Cambodian, African, Native American, Australian/Aboriginal, and Hawaiian names--plus many more names from many more origins.
You'll also find: —Over 300 lists of fascinating names to consider —Gender-neutral names shared by girls and boys —Unique spellings of popular names —The most-up-to-date lists of top 100 boys' and girls' names and the latest trends —The most complete list of celebrity baby names —Ideas for picking names for siblings —A list of 12 factors to consider when choosing names This book will help you choose a name that you and your baby will love!
Bruce Lansky is the #1 author of baby-name books in North America, selling over 11.5 millions copies of baby name books. His other name books include: The Best Baby Name Book in the Whole Wide World, The Very Best Baby Name Book, 60,000+ Baby Names, 25,000+ Baby Names, 15,000+ Baby Names, and 5-Star Baby Name Advisor. He is also editor of a successful series of humor books, children's poetry books, and children's fiction.