You're having a baby! This is a very exciting time in your life. A child can bring great joy to a family and give expecting parents a new outlook on life. While having a baby is a joyous time, it does come with certain challenges. Perhaps the most difficult and important challenge of bringing a baby into the world is deciding on a name for the baby!
There are many things to consider when deciding on a name, such as gender, name meaning, or family legacies. Luckily, there are plenty of resources out there that are available to help expecting parents with the task of naming their newborn.
Popular Baby Names: This site contains a ranking of popular names for babies by the Social Security Administration of the United States.
Naming Differences in Divided Germany (PDF): This source explains that while all areas of Germany share the same traditions and speak the same language, there are clear differences in naming traditions throughout the region.