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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?

Baby Names Blog: Blog of Baby Name Wizard author Laura Wattenber

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. Each year, the Vital Statistics Agency compiles a list of the most popular baby names from the birth registrations received that year.

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The list includes every given name that was chosen five or more times. To view the most recent list, see Most Popular Baby Names in British Columbia, 2012. Are you curious to see how popular names have changed over time? Service Alberta: Alberta's Top Babies Names. Boys: Liam, Ethan, Jacob, Logan, Mason, Benjamin, Lucas, Alexander, Carter, Noah Alphabetical list of all boy names (pdf) Girls: Emma, Olivia, Emily, Sophia, Ava, Ella, Isabella, Lily, Abigail, Chloe Boys: Liam, Ethan, Mason, Lucas, Jacob, Alexander, Benjamin, Noah, William, Logan.

Service Alberta: Alberta's Top Babies Names

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