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Most Unusual Baby Names of 2012

Names include Excel, Google, Burger ... and even Espn


Scared/Nervous BabyBabies are being saddled with some strange names this year … or at least so says Babycenter.com’s annual baby-naming survey.

“Picking a unique name” was listed by more than 4,000 parents as the top factor in choosing a name. And some of them sure did.

Here’s a sample of the unusual names chosen by the 500,000-plus survey respondents:


  • Excel
  • Shoog
  • Jury
  • Hailo
  • Leeloo


  • Espn
  • Burger
  • Google
  • Tron
  • Bond

To read the entire list click here.

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