Names

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Babynames.com
Over 6,500 names and meanings
Behind the Name
The etymology, history, and sources for first names.
The Concise Dictionary of First Names
Over 6,000 names and their meanings. From Oxford Dictionaries.
Cyndi's List: Surnames, Family Associations & Family Newsletter Index
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
"This dictionary is from "Hitchcock's New and Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible," written by Roswell D. Hitchcock in 1869. It contains more than 2,500 Bible and Bible-related proper names and their meanings."
The Internet Surname Database
Enter your last name or go to the index to browse all names.
Name Meanings, Origins, and Popularity
"From planet to pet names, hurricane to Spanish place names." Includes popular first and last names. From FactMonster.com.
Popular Baby Names
Most popular names of babies (girls and boys) of the previous year as taken from the Social Security Administration's Actuarial Page.
Pronounce Names
"The purpose of this website is 3-fold: Lookup pronunciation of a name. Submit pronuncation of a name so that others can pronounce it correctly. Request pronunciation of a name that you don't know and would like to find out."


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