Baby Names Blog: Blog of Baby Name Wizard author Laura Wattenber. Why does one tv or movie hero inspire a thousand namesakes, and another nary a one?
The answer is most often in the names themselves. Star Wars' Luke was an easier sell than Han. The title character of Buffy the Vampire Slayer was a non-starter, while her supporting cast of Willows and Xanders became parents' darlings. The show's story and characters, do play a part, though. The Etymology and History of First Names. Banque de prénoms. Vital Statistics Agency. Service Alberta: Alberta's Top Babies Names.
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