Big Book of Girls' Names

Big Book of Girls' Names

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Description

This book brings over 20,000 of the most commonly used girls' names in the English-speaking world together in one handy volume. Each name has a brief explanation of origin, with the most popular names having an expanded historical entry. Also includes an introductory chapter on the naming of babies and why it can be so important to pick a suitable name for a child.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 129 x 198mm
  • Woodslane Pty Ltd
  • Mona Vale, Australia
  • 1921606681
  • 9781921606687
  • 854,590

Table of contents

Introduction Part One: Girls Names Part Two: Choosing the right name for your child * A survey of teenagers and their names * Matching your daughters name to your surname * Avoiding embarrassing initials * Should you consider a unisex name * Why you should avoid clever combinations * Why its best to avoid unusual names * What about popular and trendy names * How to avoid names that carry the wrong impression * How to make a name sound and look "right" * How to best spell the name * How to avoid nicknames and diminutives * How to use family and traditional names * What about religious names * How many names should you give your daughter * The importance of the names meaning Map of Australias most popular girls namesshow more