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.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • Mona Vale, Australia
  • 1921606681
  • 9781921606687
  • 1,394,740

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 names
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