19 Celeb Babies Who Are Rocking the Multiple Middle Name Trend

Gwen Stefani, Isla Fisher, and Tamera Mowry-Housley

No one can ever deny the stress a parent feels trying to decide on the perfect baby name. You research. You scan the Internet. You phone a friend. It's pretty serious business, which is why it's okay to take your time -- including choosing more than one of your faves should the mood strike.

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"Bonus names" -- or multiple middle names -- are more common than you think.

Whether honoring culture, tradition, or just trying to go against the grain, tons of people are saying no to the assumption "less is more" by making space on their child's birth certificate for the baby names that inspire them the most.

Sounds interesting, right?

If you happen to be a tad bit interested in how it works, here's a quick rundown of celebrity kids with two -- sometimes three -- middle names.

There's no rule that says you have to choose one middle name (or a first name, for that matter), so have fun.

 

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