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UPDATE! - October, 2006 -
Edgar's Name Pages has passed the 2000 name mark! We now have more than 2000 names for you to browse, representing over 74% of all feminine names and almost 80% of all masculine names in the United States (based on the 1990 census, the latest available data).

Yes, we are still being updated, but as our authors are busy with several jobs each, this process has become even slower.

What's New?
September, 2006
Edgar's Name Pages is still being updated - very, very slowly! The latest pages to be updated are:
Anthea, Clifton, Noah, Olivia, Opal, Oscar, Paola, Patsy, Percy, Perry, Seth, Sharon, Stella, Tucker

Also, we have several new! names, including:
Albery, Alessandro, Gracilia, Jepson, Josie, Kris, Lourdes, Murphy, Parnel, Phoenix, Presley, Sarai, Sorrel, Zebulon.

to the rest of the names.

Popularity Lists
Popularity lists from the United States and elsewhere.

Naming Fashions
A Brief History of American Names
Place Names as First Names
Names from Pop Culture
Masculine Names, Feminine Names, and Unisex Names
Spelling Variations
Surnames as First Names
The Legacy of Gone With the Wind

Name Lists
English Names from Greek Sources
Flower Names
French Names
Invented Names
Irish Names
Italian Names
Jewel Names
Latin Names
Old Testament Names
Polish Names
Presidential Names
Names of Russian Origin
Names of Scandinavian Origin
Names by Suffix
Old English Names
Spanish Names
Welsh Names


Names of the Months

Royal Scandinavian Nicknames
Edgar's Awards

See a
Complete List
of our names.