What's in a Name?

7 years ago
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Naming your child can be a nerve-wracking experience.  You love the name Aidan or Madison, but it seems like everyone is naming their child that these days. Are you just a sheep-like follower, in line with the herd?  You really want to name your child Jezika, but you’re afraid people will laugh or judge you.  But you don’t want to name her Jessica.  You’d rather Jezika.  What do you do?  You love the name Helen or Ezra but you’re told they’re too old-fashioned for today’s children. Back to the drawing board.

Or not.

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