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Author Griffin, Jennifer, author.
Title 1,107 baby names that stand the test of time / Jennifer Griffin.
Pub Info New York : Workman Publishing, 2014.
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 Brewster-Children's Coll.  Parent Teacher 929.44 GRI     AVAILABLE
 Edgartown-Children Coll.  J PARENT 929.4 GRI     ON HOLDSHELF
Descript xxix, 567 pages ; 16 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
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Note Includes indexes.
"Previously published as Bring back Beatrice!"--Title page verso.
Contents The names -- Girls -- Boys -- Index of alternative names -- An assortment of name inspirations.
Summary "A guide for parents who know that the perfect name lasts a lifetime--it suits not just a cuddly newborn but grows with a child from babyhood through adulthood. 1,107 baby names that stand the test of time makes a strong case for each name selected and features the name's definition, history, variations and nicknames, and its 'meaning' in the larger cultural sense. Includes a primer on the basic rules of baby naming including sounds, rhythm, ethnic traditions, and effective use of a middle name"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject Names, Personal.
Add Title Bring back Beatrice!
ISBN 9780761180166 (paperback)