Ginnifer Goodwin Gives Baby a Name Fit for a Fairy Tale

ginnifer goodwin josh dallasOnce Upon a Time stars Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas welcomed their baby back on May 29, and while we had word of the happy news then, we didn't know what the happy couple had decided to name their son ... 'til now!

TMZ reports that, via the official birth certificate, Ginnifer and Josh's little boy is named ...

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Oliver Finlay Dallas!

All right, sure, so it's not Hans Christian Andersen or any other blatant nod to fairy tales, but hey. Oliver's still quite literary and showbiz-y (Oliver Twist? Oliver! the musical?). And Finlay is a Scottish royal name that belonged to Macbeth's father, Finlay MacRory. So, in a way, the name really does have a fairy tale feeling to it! Very befitting of a couple who play Snow White and Prince Charming.

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It also fits really well with their unique last name, which apparently was something of a challenge. Ginnifer admitted as much last month, explaining:

Naming a child with the last name of ‘Dallas’ is a little more complicated.

Perhaps, but they definitely knocked it out of the park with Oliver Finlay! Congrats to the happy family!

What do you think about the name Ginnifer and Josh chose?

 

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