The Baby Name Countdown

140,000 Popular and Unusual Baby Names


By Janet Schwegel

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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.


On Sale
Mar 25, 2009
Page Count
464 pages

Janet Schwegel

About the Author

Janet Schwegel is a freelance editor and the author of The Baby Name Countdown. The past president of the Association for Safe Alternatives in Childbirth, she lives with her husband and daughter in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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