Celebrity Names Blog

LeBron Finally has a Daughter!

LeBron Finally has a Daughter!

Back in October LeBron James and his wife Savannah expanded their family to a party of five and welcomed their first daughter.  Their name choice falls squarely between unique but on-trend in sound.

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Scott Foley Goes With a Family-Inspired Baby Name

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Call in the Gladiators because we have some major Scandal news here! Scott Foley and his wife, actress Marika Dominczyk, welcomed their third child, a son, on November 13.

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Bill Hader & Maggie Carey's Baby Name May Cause Confusion

Bill Hader, Maggie Carey

Congrats are in order! Bill Hader and Maggie Carey welcomed their third daughter to their brood on Saturday, November 15. This little one joins the couple's other children, big sisters Hannah, 4, and Harper, 2, and while she may fit right in with the name they chose for her, it's definitely going to cause some confusion in the Hader-Carey household.

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Poppy Montgomery Gives Baby Plenty of Names: Why Choose Just One?

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When Poppy Montgomery announced she was pregnant in an interview with David Letterman back in July, she revealed she was already six months along. Clever hiding skills? Definitely. But the hiding is over: Montgomery just revealed that she has given birth to a son.

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Leelee Sobieski Gives Her "Secret Baby" a Name for the Ages

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Well this is one we definitely weren't expecting! Actress Leelee Sobieski and husband Adam Kimmel are now officially parents-of-two because the couple has welcomed their second child ... back in July. Wait, what?!

That's right. Sobieski was first spotted with a baby bump back in May but has remained impressively silent on the baby front. Next thing we know, their son has arrived. And his name? A complete classic. The couple is already parents to 4-year-old Louisanna Ray, but this time they went a more traditional route by naming their baby Martin.

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Robert Downey Jr.'s Reveals the Meaning Behind Baby Avri's Name

Robert Downey Jr.'s Reveals the Meaning Behind Baby Avri's Name

While we all may have scratched our heads a little bit earlier this week, wondering how to pronounce Robert Downey Jr.'s new babies name, the wait to know is over.  Not only did Robert Downey Jr. dish to People magazine on how to pronounce little Avri's name, he also revealed the cute meaning behind Avri Roel's middle name.

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Rachel Bilson Gives Baby Name Straight Out of a Fairy Tale

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Rachel Bilson and longtime boyfriend (and even former fiance) Hayden Christensen have welcomed their baby girl and given her a name straight out of a Disney fairy tale. Several sources are reporting that the couple has named their little princess Briar Rose!

Sound familiar? In the original Brothers Grimm Sleeping Beauty tale, the three pixies named the princess Briar Rose in order to protect her from Maleficent's curse. And now, the delicate and female moniker has been given to Hollywood's latest addition.

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Carrie Underwood's Baby Gender 'Accidentally' Revealed As Well As a Possible Name!

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Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley were the most adorable co-hosts in the history of the Country Music Association Awards last night. In their opening monologue, he cutely asked her to whisper in his ear and let him in on the secret of whether she was expecting a boy or girl. Carrie looked a little nervous about it -- but she obliged because, what was the worst that could happen? Brad wouldn't let the cat out of the bag, right?

Only he did -- in a MAJOR way. Brad pretty much announced to the world that the singer is going to have a ... boy! And their reactions after he spilled the beans are priceless.

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Blake Lively's Unusual Pregnancy Decision Will Make Baby Naming Harder

Blake Lively's Unusual Pregnancy Decision Will Make Baby Naming Harder

For those of you who couldn't wait to find out if Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds would be stocking up on newborn sundresses or cute little shorts with suspenders (love those), we're going to have to be a whole lot more patient. The couple has apparently decided not to spoil the secret of their baby's gender -- for themselves.

Blake and Ryan will NOT be asking their doc to reveal their baby's gender because, according to an insider, they want to be totally surprised.

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Robert Downey Jr.'s Baby Name: How Do You Say That, Anyway?

Robert Downey Jr.

Iron Man has welcomed his first daughter and she's already turning heads. Robert Downey Jr. and his wife, Susan, welcomed their baby girl yesterday and gave her one of the more unusual celebrity names we've ever heard: Avri Roel Downey. Try saying that five times fast.

In typical RDJ fashion -- read: quippy comments and personal asides -- the proud dad made the announcement earlier today on his Twitter. Take a look:

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