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Baby names

Could this rapper dad be the reason behind SA's number one baby name?

Music has been known to inspire parents' choice of names for their little ones – and we have a feeling this SA rapper is behind the most popular name in the country.

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Here are SA's most popular baby names for 2017!

See what name knocked Junior and Precious off the top spot to claim SA's number one baby name for both genders by birth registration in 2017.

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61 of the worst names parents actually gave their kids

Unsure of what name to settle on for your baby? Here are 61 examples of what not to name them compiled by author and self-professed name-collector extraordinaire, Russell Ash.

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What your favourite soccer stars named their children

Are you, like thousands of parents around the world, thinking of naming your child after your favourite footballer? Here's what their names mean before you make the commitment.

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97 cool baby names local celebs gave their kids

Luckily Hollywood parent naming conventions do not apply to our homegrown celebs. See what our local A-lister parents named their kids.

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From Aisha to Khalid and Walid: 200 Arabic baby names and meanings

Here's our list of beautiful Arabic baby names and their meanings.

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Henry Charles Albert David, Rachel Meghan and more royal baby names!

With the birth of the British royal baby, we look at royal families from around the world and the meaning behind their baby names. If you're pregnant, take your pick!

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One-of-a-kind vintage baby names for boys and girls

The classics never go out of style. Out of fashion, maybe, but these vintage names are making a comeback – perfect for the retro-cool parent.

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From Nelson to Oprah: Iconic heroes to inspire your next baby's name

There have been great men and women who have challenged injustices and lead the masses to equality and freedom, and others whose brilliant minds or courage have influenced generations. Here are a few heroes you can name your baby after.

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The top 3 reasons people regret the name they chose for their baby

Convinced that your baby name choice is the right one? Be careful, "baby name regret" is a thing, so choose wisely.

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True, Stormi, Chicago and 33 other Kardashian-Jenner baby names

Want to pick a name with an ambitious ring to it? Get some inspiration from our list of over 20 names each belonging to a member of the infamous Kardashian clan, with a sprinkling of Jenners too.

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100 baby names inspired by nature

Here are 100 of the most beautiful baby names, all inspired by flowers, water, plants and other nature themes to choose from.

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These are the baby names that are set to be huge in 2018

The top name for baby girls this year will probably once again be Amelia – topping a UK list for the sixth year in a row.

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60 Christmas-inspired baby names

Expecting a Christmas baby and searching for the perfect name? Look no further, here are more than 50 unique names all inspired by the festive season.

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This year's most unusual baby names in England revealed

Kids now have single-letter names like ‘S’. Apparently, you can also name your child after a tree in England and Wales.

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Top baby names in South Africa: 2016

Just in! Here are the most popular baby names for boys and girls, for all births registered in South Africa during 2016.

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Before you name your baby, consider this…

Do you have a list of names in mind for your new addition? You might want to read this before making your final choice.

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Spring-inspired baby names

From water springs and flowers to names that literally mean spring, check out our list of spring themed baby names.

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QUIZ: What name will you give your first child?

Not an exact science... but it's a lot of fun.

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Tshivenda baby names for boys and girls

With your help we have compiled a big list of more than 200 Venda baby names. Thanks, keep them coming!

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Basotho baby names for boys and girls

Here's a selection of South Africa's lovely Sotho baby names.

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Zulu baby names for boys and girls

Here's a selection of South Africa's beautiful Zulu baby names.

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The ABCs of Xhosa names

26 beautiful Xhosa names to choose from for your bundle of joy.

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ABC of Setswana names

Thandiwe Tshabalala honours African names with her beautiful illustration gifs. See if your baby's name is here.
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