The Baby Name Countdown

140,000 Popular and Unusual Baby Names

by Janet Schwegel

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  • 9781600940361
  • 9780786731824
A classic, the baby name countdown (over 120,000 copies sold) is now fully revised and updated for the first time in a decade. Featuring more names than any other guide and based on more than 2.5 million birth records, the book includes brand-new data, a new introduction, a revised section on the most popular baby names of the past year and decade, and updated popularity ratings throughout. Discover at a glance the most popular given names from each decade of the 20th and 21st centuries, meanings and origins of the 3,000 top names, and thousands of rare and exotic monikers. Whether your taste in names is trendy, traditional, or international, The Baby Name Countdown is the ideal resource for every parent searching for the perfect name.

  • Hachette Books; March 2009
  • ISBN: 9780786731824
  • Read online, or download in secure ePub format
  • Title: The Baby Name Countdown
  • Author: Janet Schwegel
  • Imprint: Da Capo Lifelong Books
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781600940361
  • 9780786731824

About The Author

Janet Schwegel is an editor with an M.S. in linguistics. She lives with her husband and daughter in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.