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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.

(910) 487-3356
1920 Skibo Road
Fayetteville, NC
Lori'S New & Used Books
(910) 484-4588
719 Starling St
Fayetteville, NC
Mckay Edward Used Books
(910) 868-1001
3720 Bragg Blvd
Fayetteville, NC
The Pilgrim's Journey
(910) 864-3189
886 Elm Street
Fayetteville, NC
Homeschool Curriculum and Teachers Resources
Tuesday-Friday 10am-5:30pm Saturday 10am-3pm Closed Sunday and Monday

Vision Of Comics And Cards
(910) 426-4773
8200 Cliffdale Rd
Fayetteville, NC
Barnes & Noble
(910) 864-0840
Glensford Commons, 121 Glensford Rd
Fayetteville, NC
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Toys & Games, B&N@School
Sun 9:00AM-9:00PM
Mon-Thu 9:00AM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 9:00AM-11:00PM

Cumberland Coin Exchange Sports Cards
(910) 864-8256
5701 Yadkin Rd Ste 132
Fayetteville, NC
Pick A Flick
(910) 864-5135
5157 Bragg Blvd
Fayetteville, NC
B J Exchange Used Books
(910) 488-5920
4905 Murchison Rd
Fayetteville, NC
Silver Stars
(910) 426-7451
910 Hope Mills Rd
Fayetteville, NC

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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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