'QWERTY' Keyboards May Have Changed How We Pick Baby Names, And It's A Bit Spooky

September 16, 2014 1:18 PM

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'QWERTY' Keyboards May Have Changed How We Pick Baby Names, And It's A Bit Spooky

Humble Clover, until recently a name most often found in the barnyard, tops our list of unusual girls’ names you’ll be hearing a lot more of because 109 little girls were given the name in the U.S. last year, the most of any of our 11 choices for girls, but it’s also one of the hottest choices in the group. Clover is a charming, offbeat botanical name used by Natasha Gregson Warner to honor her mother Natalie Wood, who starred in the film Inside Daisy Clover.

Calla, an exotic flower name given to just over 100 girls in the U.S. last year, puts a fresh spin on two of its overused relatives, Lily and Callie. A trivia detail any little girl named Calla will surely love: Princess Calla was a character in a 1980s Disney show called "Gummi Bears."

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