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A name is a word or set of words by which a person, animal, place, or thing is known or identified. In the United States, people are generally known by a first and last name (or surname), and sometimes a middle name as well. Parents choosing a a first and middle name for their child will often use family names or select a name by meaning or place of origin. In 2014, Sophia was the most popular name for baby girls, while Jackson was the most popular name for baby boys.
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  • Baby Boy Names
    Deciding on baby names is one of the most exciting parts of expecting a new baby boy. Visit this site to find origins, meanings, and statistical information about popular and unusual baby boy names.
  • Spanish Boy Names
    Find popular Spanish names for baby boys with this helpful chart. Names include meanings, and the names are listed by popularity rank.
  • Baby Girl Names
    Deciding on baby names is one of the most exciting parts of expecting a new baby girl. Visit this site to find origins, meanings, and statistical information about popular and unusual baby girl names.
  • French Girl Names
    Many popular baby girl names are of French origin. Find French baby girl names and their meanings listed by rank with this helpful chart.
  • Team Names
    Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, and the National Hockey League comprise the four major professional sports leagues in North America.
  • Domain Name URL thumbnail Domain Name URL (Illustration)
    The domain name system allows names to be assigned to internet resources and users independent of the physical location of the resource or user. This is beneficial because domain names are easier to remember than numeric IP addresses.
  • Top Level Domains thumbnail Top Level Domains (Illustration)
    The domain name system (DNS) is a naming system for computers and other devices connected to the internet or a private network. It translates domain names, which have meaning to humans, into numerical identifiers, which have meaning to computers.
  • Football Teams
    The NFL has 32 teams divided into the American Football Conference (AFC) and the National Football Conference (NFC). Learn more with this directory of football team names.
  • Name Meanings
    Choosing a baby name is an important and exciting prospect for parents-to-be. Many parents place high value on the meaning of the name they choose for their child.
  • Power Tool Glossary
    Power tools include tools used to drill, cut, and shape. This power tool glossary provides information about different power tools as well as links to power tool suppliers.
  • Baby Information Guide
    This baby information guide features convenient links to baby stores, baby names, and baby equipment, as well as helpful buying guides.
  • Nanotechnology Scientists
    Nanotechnology is on the cutting-edge of scientific research. Learn about some of the big names in nanotechnology with this guide to nanotech scientists and business leaders.
  • State Abbreviations
    The names of the 50 USA states are often abbreviated for ease of use. This site features a table of U.S. States, Districts, Territories, and Possessions, with their standard and postal service abbreviations.

Names Directory Page(s)

  • Names Page on AbiLogic.com
    Visit this names category page on abilogic.com to find editorially-reviewed resources about this topic.
  • Names Page on JoeAnt.com
    Visit this names category page on joeant.com to find editorially-reviewed resources about this topic.
  • Baby Names Page on Linkopedia.com
    Visit this baby names category page on linkopedia.com to find editorially-reviewed resources about this topic.

Names News

  • Trump names Mulvaney acting White House Chief of Staff
    President Donald Trump on Friday named his budget director, Mick Mulvaney, as acting White House chief of staff, ending a tumultuous search to replace John Kelly, who the president pushed out without having lined up a successor.
    American Banker.  Tue, 18 Dec 2018 14:15:44 GMT.
  • 'Zero-tolerance' immigration policy hits snag in California
    SAN DIEGO (AP) - One by one, U.S. Magistrate Judge William Gallo called the names of 14 defendants who were charged with entering the country illegally. ...
    Elliot Spagat.  Washington Times.  Tue, 18 Dec 2018 01:07:45 -0500.
  • Jesuits name priests accused of sex abuse
    The Catholic order released names of 13 men who served in churches, high schools, colleges and other institutions in the Eastern U.S.
    CBS News.  Mon, 17 Dec 2018 21:09:23 +0000.
  • Jesuit province releases names of accused abusers
    The Roman Catholic Jesuit province serving much of the eastern United States is releasing the names of Jesuits who face "credible or established" accusations of sexual abuse of minors dating to 1950.
    David Mcfadden.  Fox News.  Mon, 17 Dec 2018 19:53:39 GMT.
  • 23 Celebrities in the Cannabiz
    From actors to pop stars and everyone in between, these are some of the big names cashing in on the pot boom.
    Patrick Carone.  Entrepreneur.  Mon, 17 Dec 2018 17:00:00 GMT.

Names Bibliography

  • Rose, Margaret. Baby Names for Dummies. New York, NY. Wiley. 2005.
  • Shaw, Lisa. Baby Names Your Child Can Live With. Avon, MA. Adams Media. 2005.
  • Shaw, Lisa. The Everything Baby Names Book. Avon, MA. Adams Media. 1997.
  • Stafford, Diane. 50,001 Best Baby Names. Naperville, IL. Source. 2004.

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