The Catholic Baby Name Book

The Catholic Baby Name Book

  • £12.99


At a time when it is becoming popular to name a baby after a town or a food, readers will discover here a bounty of names that are fun, creative and Catholic. This newest book in the CatholicMom.com series boasts thousands of names of saints from Christian tradition and the scriptures, including those newly canonised by popes John Paul II and Benedict XVI. Among the fun facts to be discovered: there are ten ways to spell Regina, the perennially popular name Jayden means thankful and God has heard, and Sophia - the most popular girls name in 2012 - was a saint who had three daughters named Faith, Hope, and Charity (who were also saints). Each name is accompanied by its meaning, variations in its form, and language of origin. A capsule biography offers a glimpse of the time, place and importance of the saint or biblical figure, and the feast day of the saint and any patronage is also provided. Top 100 names are highlighted. While baby name books are ubiquitous, this is the first to offer Catholic mums and dads the help they need to select a Christian name or to find the religious meaning of a beloved 

  • Paperback: 544 pages
  • Publisher: Ave Maria Press (30 May 2013)
  • ISBN-13: 978-1594713033

 


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