Baby names. Baby names. Baby names. Maybe if you say it three times, the ideal title for your LO on the way will instantly appear -- you know, kinda like Beetlejuice? (Just a thought.) Choosing the perfect baby name can be super hard, which is why we're taking a look at these adorable names that started out as nicknames -- or just sound like they did!
That's not a bad idea, right?
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As Laura Wattenberg of BabyNameWizard.com points out, these baby names boast a ton of nickname style that could make them the perfect option for your baby girl.
"The names are light, friendly, and cheerful, and usually easy to spell and pronounce -- they come across as straightforward and likable," she says. "Some of them can be used as short forms of longer names .... But all are perfectly complete in themselves, and will usually be taken that way."
Here are some of Laura's top "nickname" name choices you might want to consider for your daughter.