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Baby names that go together : from Lily, Rose, and Violet to Finn and Fay - sibling names that mix and match in a perfect way
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ISBN:
9781605501383
Publication Information:
Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, ©2009.
Physical Description:
246 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
"Features over 10,000 names"--Cover.
Contents:
1. Name pairs and groups that begin with the same letter -- 2. Name pairs and groups that rhyme and resonate -- 3. Name pairs and groups for classic boy/girl matches -- 4. Name groupings for multiple siblings : twins, triplets, quads, quints, and more -- 5. Name pairs and groups from film, theater, television, and recording -- 6. Name pairs and groups from the world of sports -- 7. Name pairs and groups from the Bible -- 8. Name pairs and groups from world literature and mythology -- 9. Name pairs and groups from English literature -- 10. Name pairs and groups from American literature -- 11. Name pairs and groups from Greek literature, mythology, and history -- 12. Name pairs and groups from Roman literature, mythology, and history -- 13. Name pairs and groups inspired by adventurers and explorers -- 14. Name pairs and groups from the ranks of warriors and great leaders -- 15. Name pairs and groups from peacemakers, people of faith and vision, and healers -- 16. Name pairs and groups from educators, philosophers, and scholars -- 17. Name pairs and groups from the world of science, mathematics, and Nature -- 18. Name pairs and groups from the world of fine arts -- 19. Name pairs and groups from the ranks of infamous despots, criminals, gangsters, outlaws, law-enforcement heroes, and legal luminaries -- 20. Name pairs and groups from animé, comic books, and video games.
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Provides over ten thousand complementary names for siblings under categories such as alliteration, the media, literature, sports, religious beliefs, and public figures.
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Lily and Rose--feminine names from the world of flowers
Jordan and Joseph--a strong pair of J names rich with religious meaning
Charles, Lucie, and Alexandre--a trio of timeless names from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

Choosing the perfect name for a baby is hard enough; choosing complimentary names for multiples and siblings can prove even harder! This book presents more than 10,000 such names. This one-of-a-kind moniker manual provides parents with unique naming strategies and clever ideas for combinations, including name pairings inspired by: rhyme and meter, alliteration, great literature, music, religious beliefs, and more. With pronunciation guides, etymological information, and word meanings, this unique collection of baby names is all parents need to bless their babies with perfect names!


Author Notes

Eric Groves, Sr. (Victorville, CA), is the proud father of two beautiful children and is a seventh-grade English teacher. Groves is also the author of Butt Rot and Bottom Gas: A Glossary of Tragically Misunderstood Words , The Anti-War Quote Book , and Divine Baby Names .