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Each country sites child welfare as the reason behind their strict baby naming legislation.
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Names in Massachusetts must be a max of 40 characters for no other reason than the limitations of their administrative software.
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The country declined 49 names last year -- here are our favourites.
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The judges ruled that the name might bring harm to the child in the future.
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Yes, Canada does have some baby naming laws.
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Some of these are surprising!
Their second choice is even worse!
In Canada, we have the freedom to name our kids just about anything, from Jaxson to Maple to even something like Snow! But not all countries are like this. Some have strict guidelines, while others go...
Parents in the Mexican state of Sonora can no longer call their babies Lady Di, Circumcision or Rolling Stone. A new law bans moms and dads from registering names for their children deemed to be "dero...
Recently, two couples in France were banned from naming their daughters Nutella and Strawberry after it was deemed that the names were against the children's best interests. As a result, we decided to...
In the quest to give your child an original baby name, take Nutella and Strawberry off your list. A couple in France decided to name their baby Nutella (after the chocolate-and-hazelnut spread), when...