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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Keira and Edmund are expecting their third baby -- a brother for Cecilia and Wilfred. Keira writes: "Current names on my list are Otto, Rafferty, Ludo and Theodore. My husband likes Augustus and Hercules. We both quite like Laurence but don’t love it, and I like Laurie but not Larry... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2021 at British Baby Names
Fantastic ideas! I love the idea of Agatha.
Great suggestions! Lucienne Day's names are all stunning!
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Abigail is expecting her third child -- gender unknown -- who will be a sibling for Wilberforce "Wilber" and Cornelia "Corrie". Abigail writes: "I am a textile artist [...and] my husband is an English scholar who studied romantic English literature and is now an Anglican vicar. We like our children's... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Marina is expecting her third child -- gender unknown -- who will be a sibling for big sisters Hali and Esmee. Marina writes: " I would love a short, perhaps similarly 2 syllable name that is unique but pretty. I came across a name Lacie the other day for a... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Kate is expecting her second daughter —a sister for Louisa Hortensia "Hattie" Kate writes: "I’m searching for the perfect name for my second daughter. My first daughter is named Louisa Hortensia, and we call her Hattie. Her middle name is after my grandmother, Hortense (who was also nicknamed Hattie). My... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2021 at British Baby Names
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For the first year ever, the National Records of Scotland have this year released detailed charts in their dataset of the most popular names according to the age of the mother, duplicating the same data that England and Wales released in 2018 and 2019. According to the NRS: "Jack, the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Joanna is expecting her third child (gender a surprise) —a little sibling for Everly Pearl and Mabel Grace. Joanna writes: "We're really struggling to find a girls name that we both like to go with siblings. I like the names Posie (my favourite but husband hates it), Thea, Delphine (this... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2021 at British Baby Names
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Below is a round-up of the birth announcements from British newspapers. Sources include a national paper (The Telegraph, The Times) and a broad range of local newspapers from across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Sibling names are in brackets. No official surnames are included; any name ending in a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2021 at British Baby Names
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According to the National Records of Scotland, the #1 names in 2020 in Scotland were Jack (#1 since 2008), and Isla, which debuted in the top spot for the first time. In Scotland in 2020, there were 4,347 different first names given to girls and 3,375 different first names given... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2021 at British Baby Names