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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. Service Alberta: Alberta's Top Babies Names.

Popular baby names. Most Popular Baby Names. Statistics and Reports.