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What Goes with Guinevere?

I am having a hard time finding a name that sounds good with our first daughter's name, Guinevere. I absolutely love her name and I keep hoping I will find a name I love as much as hers, but nothing has come up yet. Do you have any suggestions?

–Still Searching

Parents put a lot of pressure on themselves to find the perfect name, and the stakes only seem to get higher with subsequent children. If you've already used the best name out there, how can you follow that up?

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Top 10 Witchy Families, or How To Name Your Magical Children

Top 10 Witchy Families, or How To Name Your Magical Children

Dreading the day that you need to break it to your kids that they’ve inherited your magical powers? Well, in honor or Halloween, NameCandy is here to help! One option is to soften the blow by giving them a proper witch or wizard name. They might hate feeling different from their friends, but hey, might as well get used to now, right?  Some parents opt for a “normal” name that helps them fit in with the rest of the kids. You can also take a middle of the road approach, and choose an unusual, witchy name that can be shortened to a common nickname. (If you'd like a witchy name that's also climbing the charts, take a look at these choices)

 

Need more inspiration? Here are our picks for the top 10 magical families and their names:

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