Posts Tagged ‘baby names’

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    Conspicuous Consumption: Baby Names

    May 4, 13 • 316 Views • No Comments

    Yesterday, I met a 4-year old whose name was Ciela. Her grandmother told me the name, meaning sky or heaven, was selected after a family visit to Spain. According to 3 University of Chicago researchers, Ciela’s parents wanted to convey a message....  [read more]

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    Gender Issues: What’s in a Name?

    Mar 11, 13 • 288 Views • No Comments

    By Lilli DeBode, guest blogger, senior at Kent Place School Replicating a study carried out by the Guardian last month, Gawker created a Venn diagram, (see below), that compares the top 25 baby names of 1994 to the 25 most popular names of current Yale...  [read more]