16 Crazy Baby Names You’re About to See Everywhere

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You’ve probably never met anyone with the hottest names of 2016; you might never have even heard of most of them. But we predict that’s going to change, and fast. In digging through Nameberry’s statistics to find which baby names are attracting the biggest share of new attention from parents this year versus last, we found these 16 names that are wildly unusual, distinctive, exotic — dare we say crazy? — among those leaping fastest and furthest up the ladder. These hot baby names are inspired by a wood used to make surfboards and a hip New York neighborhood, by two ancient warriors, and a celebrity entrepreneur. Here are the 16 crazy baby names that are among the hottest so far for 2016.

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This post was previously published on Nameberry by Pamela Redmond Satran.

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