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Naming your baby can be a lot more involved than most parents initially think. Have fun with it; consulting a baby name book can be a good way to get the conversation started and the name game flowing. Check below for related information, products and services.

(405) 843-9510
1901 Northwest Expressway
Oklahoma City, OK
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 09:00 pm
Sunday12:00 pm to 06:00 pm

(405) 848-2667
3209 Northwest Expressway
Oklahoma City, OK
Monday - Saturday10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sunday11:00 am to 07:00 pm

Ratcliffe Textbooks Of Midwest
(405) 733-9664
6226 SE 15th St
Oklahoma City, OK

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Book Beat & Company
(405) 631-3505
1139 Sw 59th St
Oklahoma City, OK
Atomic Comics
(405) 632-2848
6006 S Western Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Barnes & Noble
(405) 843-9300
6100 North May Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Sun 10:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Book Rack
(405) 737-3781
1717 S Air Depot Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK
Beam Ministries Inc
(405) 424-2585
2015 Ne 16th Ter
Oklahoma City, OK
Michael's Old Books
(405) 525-0123
928 NW 23rd St
Oklahoma City, OK

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Adventure Books
(405) 632-4887
8413 S Western Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
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Unusual Baby Names, Parents are Thinking up Unique Names

Unusual Baby Names

Parents, increasingly, are thinking up unique names for their children. An exotic association apart, there is at  least    one constructive advantage to this. An unusual name helps to confer exclusivity, helping the owner to stand out and  be recognized more easily. Think about how easy it is to remember a 'Terranova' from a crowd of Marys and Janes.

However, choosing an unusual baby name requires some care. How can you choose a name that is distinctive, yet does not end up sounding ridiculous? Of course, you don't want your child to be at the receiving end of all the Waynes and Dylans in his school. Here are a few tips:

  1. Check what's out there. Start by looking up popular baby names listed in parenting books and websites. Along with the more familiar ones, you will also find some unusual baby names that you have rarely heard before, and that will catch your fancy.
  2. Old is gold. Many old names that were quite popular until recently have now fallen out of favor. Research names in historical archives or literature, or dig up some of the unusual names from your own family records.
  3. Read the glossies. Celebrity baby names are another good source for distinctive names. The advantage here will be that though the name will be unusual, it will have built up some level of familiarity and acceptability because of the media coverage. The disadvantage, of course, will be that the ...

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