25,000+ Baby Names (Mass Market)

By Bruce Lansky, Christine Zuchora-Walske (Editor)

Da Capo Press, 9780684034508, 384pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2005

List Price: 5.99*
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Description

Select the perfect name for your new baby!

Not sure what to name your child?
Torn between a traditional family name and an up-and-coming name?
Or maybe you don't even know where to start?

Let 25,000+ Baby Names be your guide to finding the right name! This book lets you easily scan boys' and girls' names and includes features like: guidelines for naming your baby, popular names from around the world, origins, meanings, famous namesakes, and interesting name trivia.

Sample Girl's Name (including: name, origin, meaning, cross-referencing, and variations/nicknames):

"Katherine * (Greek) pure. See also Carey, Catherine, Ekaterina, Kara, Karen, Kari, Kasia, Katerina, Yekaterina. Ekatrinna, Kasienka, Kasin, Kat, Katchen, Kathann, Kathanne, Kathereen, Katheren, Katheren, Katherenne, Katherin, Katherina, Katheryn, Katheryne, Kathyrine, Katina, Katlaina, Katoka, Katreeka."

Sample Boy's Name (including: name, origin, meaning, famous namesake, and variations/nicknames):

"Noah * (Hebrew) peaceful, restful. Bible: the patriarch who built the ark to survive the Flood. Noak, Noi."


About the Author

Bruce Lansky is the #1 name in baby names. His baby name books have sold over 11 million copies. His name books include: 15,000+ Baby Names, 60,000+ Baby Names, and 100,000+ Baby Names. He has appeared on radio and television and in newspapers and magazines showcasing his expertise in the field of baby names.