A brand-new and updated edition of the authoritative guide to over 1,500 first names, complete with origins and meanings.
The easy-to-use listings are arranged alphabetically and include appropriate pronunciation guidance. As well as Christian names, the guide also explains the most common Sikh, Hindu, Muslim, Afro-Caribbean and European names.
Also included are lists of the most popular girls' and boys' names, information on how to register your child's birth, and ten points to consider when naming a child.
The original edition of Gem Babies' Names has sold in excess of 170,000 copies.