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Current list:Cool names of babies born in the USA in 2013-2014

Past Lists:
Interesting Names from 100 Years Ago
Names from the Bible with Odd Meanings
Some Patron Saints of Odd Things
Some Early Medieval English Names
Retro-Chic Names
Computer Languages
Characters in the Song of Ice and Fire series
Cool Names of Some Babies Born in the USA 2010-2011
Famous People with just one name
Arabic Names of Stars + Greco-Roman Constellations
World Cup 2010 Players' Names

Textile and fabric names
Roman Empresses and Emporers' Wives
Roman Emperors
Names from Buffy The Vampire Slayer
Your (Fill in the blank) Name
Characters in Charles Dickens' Novels

Puritan Virtue Names
Children of U.S. Presidents and Vice Presidents
American Names 1880-1900
Communist-Friendly Russian names
Interesting Names of babies with the last name Jones
Mexican Wrestlers
More Kind of Dumb Band Names
People in Succession to the British Throne
Robots, Androids & Computers from Books, TV, & Movies
Sextuplets & Quintuplets' names
Junior Pro-Golfers (girls' 16-18 division)
Titles, Ranks and Stations
Good, Bad, and Boring place names in the USA
Stuffed Animals, Past and Present
Funny-Looking, Strange-sounding, or Hard To Pronounce Place names in the USA
People on board the Mayflower, their spouses and children
Present and Future Tropical Cyclone Names

Towns in the USA & Canada with People First Names
Swedish Name Days

Hip Hop Musicians' Real Names
Real names of Porn Stars
A random sampling of British Nobility
Super Heroes' Real Identities
2006 World Cup Players
Silly color names
Kind of Dumb Band Names
Porn Star Stage Names
NFL Quarterbacks 2005

My Former Pets
Characters in John Hughes Movies
Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders of the 1970's and 1980's

Names of Cars

The top names of Harvard University's Class of 2005
Actresses portraying characters named Nora(h), and Actors as characters named Dan.
Nobel Peace Prize Winners

The Top 100 Dog and Cat names in Australia
Characters played by Julia Roberts and Tom Hanks
Flowers and Birthstones
Russian Royalty
2002 Olympic Curling Team players
Names of Rose varieties
Occupational Surnames
RMS Titanic
Steerage Passengers
Names Your Spell Checker Rejects - UPDATED!
The most Common Middle Names for Female Cornell University Students, 1999.
Male U.S. Supreme Court Justices
Names of Stars and Constellations.
Names of Infamous Hurricanes that Have Been Retired
Names of Future Hurricanes in the North Atlantic
Names of Future Australian Hurricanes
Academy Award Winners: Best Supporting Actors and Actresses
Unusual Names Given to Babies in 1998
Presidential Moms
Names of Popes
Characters from James Bond Movies

Names of US Presidents and First Ladies: Madison, Carter, Kennedy, Reagan...all in the top 100 now. Need more ideas?

Names of Canadian Prime Ministers and their Spouses: Sick of Kennedy, Reagan, and Carter? Show your Canadian spirit!

Monarchs of England and their Spouses: in case you're looking for a regal name.

Names form Shakespeare's plays: The Bard's had more influence on naming than you think!