World of Baby Names, A (Revised)

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One of the most comprehensive baby name reference guides available, featuring more than 30,000 baby names, has been revised and expanded. Each chapter focuses on names from specific countries, regions, and ethnicities, including details about traditional naming customs. Each entry contains various spellings and pronunciations, as well as the name's meaning, history, etymology, and derivations.
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About the author

Teresa Norman is the author of The African-American Baby Name Book and A World of Baby Names.
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Jul 1, 2003
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Family & Relationships / Baby Names
Family & Relationships / Parenting / General
Reference / Personal & Practical Guides
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Everything You Need to Find the Right Name for Your Baby

Welcome to The Best Baby Names Treasury, an innovative resource that provides parents with a true keepsake they can cherish forever. Inside you'll discover everything you need to consider (from spelling to trendiness), every step to take (from where to find unexpected sources of ideas to how to personalize popular names), and every mistake to avoid (don't forget to Google your picks!).

* More than 100,001 names (including alternate spellings, variations, origins, and definitions)

* More than 250 lists, including:
+ 10 fresh alternatives for each of the top boy/girl names
+ Top 10 boy/girl names for every state
+ The most recent Hollywood hits
+ Dad's corner: adorable names that Dad will recognize and champion

*Unlike any other baby names book, The Best Baby Names Treasury also includes:
+ A ribbon bookmark to help with browsing
+ A colorful eye-catching design to make browsing fun
+ Tear-out keepsake worksheets to take to the hospital or put in Baby's book
+ 50 stories from real parents about the name they chose, why, and what they would do over

Treasury Tips:
*How the name you pick can give Baby the best possible start
*Painless ways to solve relative chaos
*How to name like a pro: learn how to use the tricks of name consultants
*Family matters: how a theme can connect siblings and multiples
*Why you shouldn't neglect the middle name
*How to use baby name message boards to your advantage

Pretty and practical, The Best Baby Names Treasury provides you with the best ideas to help you make the right choice.
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