7 Baby Name Trends Set to Slay 2017

Tanvier Peart | Dec 23, 2016 Pregnancy

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The start of a new year gives us the opportunity to wipe the slate clean and turn the page. It also affords us with the chance to look to new trends for inspiration throughout many areas of our lives -- including the baby name department.

Laura Wattenberg, founder of the online destination BabyNameWizard.com, identified seven baby name trends parents will want to look out for in 2017.

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Who knows if the new year will be a repeat of its predecessor or a kickass time we'll never forget. (We're hoping for the latter.) All we know is that we're looking forward to all the amazing baby names 2017 will bring.

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