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Classic Biblical Baby Names: Timeless Names for Modern Parents

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Publisher Comments:

The perfect name is one of the first and most important gifts parents can give their children–and often one of the most challenging decisions of parenthood. Expectant parents who want their child’s name to be meaningful will find Classic Biblical Baby Names a unique and invaluable resource. Drawing from both the Old and New Testaments, here are hundreds of history’s most enduring names, carefully selected to appeal to contemporary tastes yet outlast trends. Organized alphabetically by gender, and complete with fascinating background information, each entry includes:

• Scriptural stories surrounding the name

• Meaning and spiritual connotation

• Citation of where the name appears in the Bible

• Proper pronunciation

• Cultural origin

• Alternate spellings, related names, nicknames

• Famous namesakes

From Adam to Zeph and Abigail to Zia, Classic Biblical Baby Names will enrich your understanding of familiar names and invite you to discover lesser-known possibilities. Names are an integral part of our identity and this one-of-a-kind guide will help you choose a name that reflects your hopes for the future and instills a sense of self in your child.

Synopsis:

Organized alphabetically by gender, a collection of some five hundred boys' and girls' names from the scripture of the Old and New Testaments furnishes information on the meaning and spiritual connotation of each name, its language and cultural origins, a citation of where the name appears in the Bible, famous namesakes, and related nicknames and alternate names. Original. 30,000 first printing.

About the Author

JUDITH TROPEA has written children's books, including A Day in the Life of a Bee Keeper. She lives in Princeton, New Jersey.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780553903225
Subtitle:
Timeless Names for Modern Parents
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Author:
Judith Tropea
Author:
Judith Tropea
Subject:
Family & Relationships-Baby Names
Subject:
Family & Relationships : Baby Names
Subject:
Family & Relationships : Parenting - General
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Family & Relationships : Life Stages - Infants & Toddlers/Ge
Subject:
Baby Names
Subject:
Names, personal
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Names in the bible
Subject:
Child Care and Parenting-Baby Names
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Family & Relationships : Life Stages - Infants & Toddlers -
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main_subject
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Publication Date:
20060829
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
336

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Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Baby Names
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » General
Health and Self-Help » Child Care and Parenting » Infancy and Toddlerhood
Religion » Christianity » Bibles » Reference
Religion » Christianity » Biblical Reference » General

Classic Biblical Baby Names: Timeless Names for Modern Parents
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Product details 336 pages Random House Publishing Group - English 9780553903225 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Organized alphabetically by gender, a collection of some five hundred boys' and girls' names from the scripture of the Old and New Testaments furnishes information on the meaning and spiritual connotation of each name, its language and cultural origins, a citation of where the name appears in the Bible, famous namesakes, and related nicknames and alternate names. Original. 30,000 first printing.
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