100,000 + Baby Names: The most helpful, complete, & up-to-date name book by Bruce Lansky

100,000 + Baby Names: The most helpful, complete, & up-to-date name book

byBruce Lansky

Kobo ebook | September 1, 2015

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The most helpful, complete, and yearly up-to-date name book

What's new about names? The new edition of 100,000+ Baby
Names by Bruce Lansky features the most up-to-date lists of names, trends, advice, and fascinating facts about names, including:

  • Hundreds of newly popular names and variations
  • The latest list of top 100 names for boys and girls
  • The latest naming trends: what's hot and what's not
  • The most rapidly rising and falling top 1,000 names
  • Updated lists of names to consider, including names of newly famous people and fictional characters
  • The most popular gender-neutral names and their rates of use (more for boys, more for girls, or 50/50)
  • New (and classic) celebrity baby names

And our list of names from around the world keeps growing! Here you'll find more than 100,000 names--complete with origins, meanings, variations, and famous namesakes. You'll find names from major linguistic and ethnic groups of origin, including English (19,000 names), Latin (11,000 names), Greek (11,000 names), American (11,000 names), Hebrew (9,000 names), Hispanic (9,000 names), French (8,000 names), Irish (7,000 names), and German (6,000 names)--plus thousands of Scottish, Welsh, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Chinese, Scandinavian, Polish, Native American, Hawaiian, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, Australian/Aboriginal, African, and Hindi names. The list features unique spellings of popular names that are catching on, plus newly popular names and variations not listed in other books and websites.

Title:100,000 + Baby Names: The most helpful, complete, & up-to-date name bookFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 1, 2015Publisher:Hachette BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1439183570

ISBN - 13:9781439183571


Rated 2 out of 5 by from Ok Nothing special same names can be seen on online websites.
Date published: 2017-12-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Wouldn't recommend it This book does have a lot of names but they aren't sorted by Nationality so you have to sift through the 100,000 names to locate the very few of the nationality I'm after. This book is written more like a dictionary of names from A to Z and no splits between genders. It's all a big melting pot of names from all over, more so, American, English, Spanish, Italian, Jewish... I wouldn't recommend this book just because it's not easy to sort through it.
Date published: 2010-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from amazing & wonderful I have over 200 name books and this is one of the top creative and fun Name books I have seen. Finally Tarquin is listed in this book and so is Katriel my choices of names
Date published: 2006-10-22