These 36 Baby Names Are Disappearing
There are endless reasons why parents choose certain baby names instead of others. For instance, in 2016, there were some seriously surprising sources of inspiration, including super freaky pop culture influences. And while new names continue to become more popular, older names are getting left behind — and that’s exactly what’s happening to the 36 names on this list that are quickly disappearing.
While the folks over at BabyCentre make it their biz to keep track of which names top the list of most popular of the moment, they also happen to notice which names aren’t getting as much attention. According to their info, there are 36 names which used to be quite common that haven’t been registered yet in 2017, which means that while there may still be folks out there with the names, new parents are avoiding the monikers for their newborn mini-me.
Here are the 36 names that may be about to disappear:
Is your name (or a name you love) on the list? Let us know @BritandCo!
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If you lack a certain way with words, then perhaps you can rely on showing how you feel this holiday season with an artful greeting card you can make at home! Brit dropped by our crafting studio where we teamed with Camp by Walmart to create a choose-your-own-adventure holiday card tutorial. In the interactive video, it's up to you to decide what type of card you want to make — sentimental, or stylish? Three-dimensional, or keep it simple? After you've selected your design vibe, Brit helps you assemble it all together so your last-min card is ready to send. Get ready to pick up a few new DIY tricks when you watch the video now!