19 Surprising Scientific Facts About Naming Babies

Judy Dutton | Dec 9, 2014 Pregnancy

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Few decisions during pregnancy are as fun -- and momentous -- as picking a name for your baby. But if you've ever wondered whether the eponym you pick has much of an impact on your child's life, read on. A slew of studies have found that the name you choose can make a big difference in the future cards your kid is dealt -- in terms of whether your kid becomes a rebel, gets many dates, and ultimately ends up successful.

Fascinating facts about baby naming

For more evidence that you should choose your name carefully -- and a little insight into why you chose the name you chose (yup, scientists have figured you out) -- check out this eye-opening research on the science of baby naming.

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