Babies born during the holiday season may hate the fact that their b-day ends up falling so close to the only other big gifting occasion of the year, but there are definitely perks to being a New Year's kid! For one thing, baby names inspired by the "most wonderful time of year" are often cheerful and hint at the holiday (or first month of the year) itself, happy new beginnings, or all the luck and success that another year can bring. What's not to love about that?
Here, 40 names that are perfect for a New Year's baby ...
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Which names are your favorite?
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