Vanessa Van Edwards: Potential Baby Names for Will and Kate
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Since the announcement that Prince William and Kate Middleton are expecting their first child, there has been much speculation on the sex and potential names of the baby. Lets see if some research can help us make some educated guesses.
Potential Boy Baby Names:
According to the Office for National Statistics the top baby names from England and Wales for 2011 were Harry, Oliver, Jack, Alfie, Charlie, Thomas, Jacob, James, Joshua, William, Ethan and George. We can most likely eliminate Harry, Charlie and William because those names already exist in the immediate family.
We can also look at the history of names in the family. According to the House of Windsor Family Tree, the most common names used and re-used in the family are George, Frederick, Edward, Albert, James, Henry, John, Alfred and William. Cross-referencing these lists, we have a great list of potential baby names for William and Kate. Here are the top five:
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