Baby Names Newsletter #10, 2007
Names of the Week:
Emily - From the Latin word aemulus, meaning "rival"
Jacob - From a Hebrew name possibly meaning "supplanter"
Emma - From the Germanic word ermen, meaning "whole" or "complete"
Joshua - From a Hebrew name meaning "the Lord is salvation"
This week's baby name article:
Popular Baby Names Losing Ground
How do the most popular baby names of yesteryear stack up against those of today?
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~Nancy R. Callahan, Baby Names Editor - BellaOnline.com