If you’ve been following us on social media, you may have noticed our exciting new campaign, #KnowYourName. At Namey, we believe that everyone should have an awareness of what their name really means – your name might shape who you are more than you think.
Read on to find out more, and discover our first 15 featured names…
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When you’re trying to find your perfect baby name, it can often feel like you’re reading the same kind of names over and over. Why not look at baby naming from a different angle and consider baby names that are inspired by the season your baby will be born in?
Read on to discover 10 unique baby names, inspired by the summer season…
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Throughout history and in the present day, various celebrities and famous people have used their status and financial might to do good things. From campaigning to improve climate change, towards political activism, working to end poverty and providing much needed financial aid to global charities to name a few. There are also people who become more famous after they’ve passed away from the legacy they leave behind.
We can look at these notable famous people as a source of inspiration when it comes to choosing the perfect baby name…
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2018 is shaping to be an impressive year for sport, particularly in the summer. Starting with the Football World Cup in Russia, Wimbledon, the British F1 Grand Prix in Silverstone, Golf Open, Tour de France, women’s hockey World Cup and ending with the European Athletics Championships in Glasgow and Berlin.
Sporting stars are typically high achievers and have the ability to be focused on their goals as well as being highly disciplined. They provide great inspiration for baby names, for those who want to encourage a sense of discipline and passion within their children.
Read on to discover 10 baby names, inspired by some of the world’s highest achieving sporting stars…
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The 2018 RHS Chelsea Flower Show in London has just drawn to a close and the event was just as spectacular as ever. As the world’s most prestigious flower show, it inspires millions across the globe and leads the way in garden innovation.
Perfect for gaining inspiration for improving and celebrating your outside space, could the RHS Chelsea Flower Show also provide inspiration for unique and creative baby names?
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Its official, the Holy month of Ramadan started last week and is being observed by nearly two billion Muslims all over the world. Referred to as the month of the fasting (Sawm), Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and commemorates the first revelation of the Holy Qur’an to Prophet Muhammad by Angel Gabriel (Jibreel), more than 1,400 years ago.
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William and Catherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, recently revealed the name of their third baby and the world welcomed Prince Louis Arthur Charles.
The responsibility of naming a baby is significant – to both royals and non-royals alike. However, there are certain requirements for royals when choosing a name for their babies. For instance, the name must reference history and be rooted in traditional naming values while also being modern enough to be relatable and relevant.
We take a look at different royal names from around the world to give you some baby name inspiration with a difference.
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First-time mums might be surprised by a number of things throughout their pregnancy. Pregnancy is a whole new experience and can cause surprising and unusual effects to the mind and body that you’ve never experienced before. Pregnancy is joyful, sometimes a little overwhelming and sometimes a little funny too.
Read on to discover these 7 surprising side effects of pregnancy and how to navigate them…
Choosing a unique name for your newborn is now more popular than ever before. With there being various benefits to choosing an unusual baby name, more and more of us are on the search for a name that nobody has heard of before. Because of this, brand new names are popping up, as we start to create new names to give our children a completely unique identity.
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On the 3rd March 2018, the French authorities ruled against parents calling their baby girl Liam. This ban was put in place to ‘avoid gender confusion’, which poses the question – who should have the last say when it comes to choosing a baby name?
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