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Vin Diesel's Baby Name Pays Tribute to Paul Walker

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It's been a week since we learned that Vin Diesel welcomed his third child with longterm girlfriend Paloma Jiménez. But we're just discovering the touching tribute behind the baby girl's name. "I named her Pauline," Diesel, star of Furious 7, told TODAY's Natalie Morales. The name honors Diesel's late friend and Fast and the Furious... Read more

Ryan Reynolds Explains Why Baby James's Name Was Kept a Secret

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Now that their daughter is nearly three months old, we can finally confirm that Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds named her James. Reynolds sat down with the TODAY Show's Willie Geist to tell us what we already knew: "It's James. Everyone knows… I didn't want to be the first guy screaming it out to the media. Because as... Read more

Celebrate Your Name with 3 Easy Crafts

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It's Celebrate Your Name Week! And what better way to celebrate than with a few easy name crafts? 1. Family Name Book   Using a 4" x 6" photo book, create a booklet with each family member's name, placing a corresponding photo on the back of the previous page. Quiz your toddler on... Read more

Top 10 Presidential Baby Names

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Are you and your partner history buffs? Why not give your baby a distinguished -- and decidedly presidential -- baby name? Check out our favorite presidential baby names, then place your vote! Just be sure you can set your baby's nursery mobile to "Hail to the Chief" instead of "The Itsy Bitsy Spider." Read more

Romance-Inspired Baby Names We Love

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Whether you're getting ready to welcome baby in the world, preparing for a hot, steamy night of baby making, or planning for a night full of fondue with your partner and your baby bump, this list of beautiful, love-inspired names pulled straight from Cupid's closet will help you commemorate this holiday. We've got a name for... Read more

Would You Pay Thousands for a Unique Baby Name?

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What's in a name? A unique identity worth $31,000? Probably not. But Marc Hauser is trying to convince you otherwise. Hauser is the CEO of Erfolgswelle, a Swiss firm that generates unique baby names. And this isn't an automated, randomized or arbitrary process; a team of 14 experts, 12 translators, four historians and two... Read more

A State-by-State Look at the First Baby Names of 2015

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The results are in! Name Candy has released its annual list of the first babies of 2015, state-by-state. Which names were the first to make a New Year debut? Very few from the top ten national list, but quite a few beginning with the letter C. But then again, who's to... Read more

Buzzworthy Celebrity Baby Names of 2014

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From secret pregnancies to ice bucket challenge pregnancy announcements, it's been quite the year in the Hollywood baby world. And with all of these new celebrity babies, the naming competition was fierce. Did we end up with a new North West or Blue Ivy? Laura Wattenberg, founder of Baby Name Wizard, helps us break down the most talked about... Read more

Kourtney Kardashian's Very Royal Baby Name

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All hail the newest Kardashian baby. By now, you probably already know Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick welcomed their third baby, a boy, on Dec. 14. And they just revealed his very regal name -- Reign Aston. Sound familiar? Lil' Kim named her baby Royal Reign. Since E! News is pretty much split these... Read more

Hayden Panettiere Welcomes a Baby Girl

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Congratulations to Hayden Panettiere and Wladimir Klitschko! The couple welcomed a baby girl on Tuesday, Dec. 9. Daughter Kaya Klitschko weighed in at 7 lbs., 14 oz., and measured 20 inches. “We are over the moon and madly in love!” the new parents told People. Just last month, the Nashville star shared something most Hollywood stars wouldn't dream of —... Read more