COOL BABY NAMES
An online resource crammed with advice about choosing cool baby names...
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Cool Baby Names ' then
"Congratulations" must be in order. Whether you are
the mother or father of a new baby, a member of the family or a
close friend you are sharing in a major life event and taking a
serious interest in choosing a special baby name from one of the
thousands of baby names that are available. We hope that the
information provided will help you make that very important
decision. Check out
the Name Meanings and the Names
definition of Cool baby names - Important info!
Cool - Excellent, first-rate, imperturbable,
informal and casual are all definitions of cool. The term 'cool' is a development from a usage meaning “excellent, superlative,” first recorded in written English in the early 1930s. Jazz musicians who used the term are responsible for its popularization during the 1940s. As a slang word it has stayed current (and cool) far longer than most such words.
Other similar slang expressions include capital, hot, groovy,
hip, crazy, far-out, rad, and wicked - these are no longer
perceived as 'cool' but as old-fashioned and out-dated. A
similar fate could well apply when choosing a name that is
currently viewed as cool!
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The Reasons why more people are looking for
Cool Baby Names
There is a definite trend towards people choosing Cool Baby Names.
People searching for Cool Baby Names are looking for a name that
has been used by a celebrity and has therefore become highly
fashionable. The problem with this choice of baby name is that
the name (or celebrity concerned) falls from popularity and the
name is forever associated with a specific era. A question that
should be addressed is "Will the cool name of today
continue to be cool in thirty years time?".
name that is the height of fashion and come top in the
popularity stakes is likely to go out of fashion within
The pitfalls of choosing
Cool Baby Names
The definition of the word cool
can be taken as a warning when choosing a Cool Baby Name.
Remember that you are taking full responsibility for creating an important factor in your baby's identity.
Selecting a name from the category of
'Cool Baby Names ' runs the risk of being faddish and associated with a particular period in
time or a particular person.
cool baby name must be suitable throughout all of life phases ( "A Name isn't just for a birthday - it's for life!").
Consider the phases and our life cycle starting with baby - toddler - school child - teenager - young adults - parents - middle age - retirement and old age.
cool baby's name that you have chosen suit a pensioner as well as a baby?
Will the schoolchild be teased
And what will your baby think of your choice?
Will they be happy to be forever associated with a
particular era or celebrity?
Cool Baby Names - Convey a person's identity
Society is much less formal than it used to be. We use First names more
often than surnames now and first names have become increasingly
important in terms of a person's identity. Unusual spellings are
becoming totally acceptable in our society - just think about the
unusual and cool names that are being used by bands and companies! The
emergence of the Internet and Mobile phones has lead to the creation and
total acceptance of new spellings which have given us a whole new
modern dictionary! This very website allows people to search for cool
The choice is yours!
We hope that we have presented a balanced view of the pleasure and the pitfalls of
Cool Baby Names. To assist you further we have developed a Name Evaluator - an essential aid when considering
Cool Baby Names and it might be helpful to look at our section
on Unique Baby Names and Celebrity Baby names.
Celebrity Baby / Children names
|Victoria Adams (Posh Spice)/David Beckham
Isabelle Adjani/Daniel Day-Lewis
Pamela Anderson/Tommy Lee
Ursula Andress/Harry Hamlin
Prince Andrew/Sarah Ferguson
Princess Anne/Mark Phillips
Tai Babilonia - Scout Gabriel
Kim Basinger/Alec Baldwin
Annette Bening/Warren Beatty
Tony Blair/Cherie Blair
David Bowie (singer)/Angela Barnett
Marlon Brando (actor)
Bobby Brown/Whitney Houston
Melanie Brown (Scary Spice)/Jimmy Gulzar
Gabriel Byrne/Ellen Barkin
|Brooklyn and Romeo
Brandon Thomas, Dylan Jagger
Beatrice Elizabeth Mary, Eugenie Victoria Helena
Kathlyn Elizabeth Bening , Benjamin , Isabel
D’Andrea (son, Danny), Daegal, Joanna, Antonia
Euan, Nicky, Kathryn, Leo
Isa, Holly, Taryn
Zowie Duncan Heywood /Joey
Rebecca, Simon Tehotu, Tarita Cheyenne, Christian Devi, Miko, Maya, Ninna Priscilla
Casey, Dylan, Emily, Jordan, Ezekiel
Isabelle, Jessica, Hayley Rose
Jennifer, Andrea, Sarah
Deanna, Terry, Daryl, Venisha, Yamma
Romy Marion, Jack Daniel
Celebrity Baby / Children
Cool Baby Names
"A Name isn't just for a
Birth Day -
it's for Life!"