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L names for boys, most popular initial in New Zealand.

Typically in the NZ top 100 the most popular initial for both boys and girls is A. In 1954 when records began there was four L name’s in the top 100- Leslie #52, Lindsay #62, Lawrence #78 and Lance #94. 1964 there was two and in 1974 there was only Lance #85. In 1984 and 1994 there was four, consecutively Luke, Lance, Logan, and Leon and Luke, Logan, Levi and Lewis. In 2004 it had doubled to eight and in 2014 in NZ there were 11 boys names beginning with L in the top 100. Liam was number one in 2010 and 2011. And in 2018 there is 12 starting with L (equal to A).

In 2018 eight L names feature in the top fifty; Leo #4, Lucas #8, Lachlan #13, Liam #15, Luca #34, Lincoln #35,         Levi #41 and Luke #45. Others in the NZ top 100 include; Logan #51, Louis #58 & Louie #86 and Luka #88. Across the ditch in Australia (2017) there were 11 L names in top 100 including 8 in the top fifty only one missing was Luka. A hop skip and a jump to England and Wales there were 10 in the top 100, no Lachlan or again Luka. And in the USA there were 9 featured L names with Liam #1, Lucas #8 and Logan #10, including Landon and Leonardo but excluding Luca & Luka, Louis & Louie and Lachlan.

Alternatives to consider;

(Luc) Lucas, Luca & Luka, Luke- Lucan,/Luken, Lucien/Lucian, Luciano, Luben, Ludde, Lugh, Loukios and Loukianos, 

(Lu) Louis & Louie- Luis, Luiz, Luigi, Lugos, Lewis and Lewin.

(n) Lachlan, Lincoln & Logan- Landon/en/yn, Langston, Larkin, Lawton/Lawson, Lennon, Levon, Levin, Linden, Linton, Llewellyn, London, Lorcan and Lowden.

(Short/Punchy) Leo, Liam, Luca, Levi and Luke- Lake, Laird, Lando, Lavi, Lazlo, Leif, Lev, Lex, Loki, Ludo, Lynx, Lyon and Lyr.

(Also!) Lawyer, Laxmi, Lebron, Ledger, Leifr, Leland, Lemuel, Lennox, Leolin, Leonty,  Linus,  Lorenzo and Lysander.

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Christchurch Press 2009 top ten boys

These are Birth annoucements from the beginning of Januart-18th December

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TOP TEN

1.Samuel

2.Benjamin

3.Jack

4.Liam

5.Lachlan

6.Cooper

7.George

8.James

9.Isaac

10. (tie) Charlie Luke Oliver Riley Thomas

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One of a kind

Alec

Barnaby

Bentley

Bryn

Caleb

Campbell

Cash

Clark

Cole

Crusoe

Dallas

Donovan

Duke

Elias

Elroy

Ephraim

Evan

Ezra

Franklin

Fraser

Grady

Guy

Hayden

Hector

Inigo

Jensen

Jethro

Jim

Jude

Kashtyn

Kellan

Leonardo

Lleyton

Louis

Mac

Manu

Matai

Mitchell

Monty

Nico

Nixon

Orvin

Ozzy

Parker

Phineas

Quintin

Rocco

Roman

Rupert

Sheldon

Taj

Tanner

Ted

Tobias

Vann

Walter

Yishay

Zak

Zefferino

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Christchurch Press Births

BOYS

Leonardo Austen

Fletcher Alistair- Jessica, Ethan & Reuben

Baxter Travis

Jacob Ryan- William

Toby Bruce- Katie

Jonty Craig

Ted Peter

Frederick George Kipp

Charlie Frank

Nate Jed- Seth

Zachariah Wiremu- Marco

Orvin Mitchell- Conall & Keira

Manu Joe Aaron- Nicolle, Rico & Charlotte

GIRLS
Eva Grace- Lucy

Amber Adele Pauline-Tara

Frankie Lee

Te Aowharepapa Morgan Anahera

Emma Mollie

Iva Lin

Evie Annabel

Alexandria Iris- Charlotte & Frankie

Honor Isabelle- Aria

Alice Lennie- Henry

Susanna Rose

Elandra Kaimana

Indie Cassidy- Kael

Ayla Mary Jane- James

Meg Pate- Cohen & Lewis

Sophie Violet

Holley Grace- Brylea

Juliana Eve- Jack, Max, Arlo & Zinny

Holly Almond

Ana Joy Tuahine- Thomas & Will

Aine Rose



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Name for today- 6th May

Lucio

It is said Loo see oh.

It is an Italian form of Lucius.

Lucius means light it comes from the latin word lux.

Lucius is a Roman title.

Variants/Nicknames: Lucian, Lucaster, Luke, Lu, Lux, Luca, Lukash, Lucas, Lucifer,

Other Italian male names (Wikipedia)

Alessandro, Amadeo, Arlo, Bernardo, Cosimo, Dino, Emilio, Fabio, Guido, Ivo, Jacopo, Leonardo, Marcello, Ottavio, Paolo, Renato, Salvatore, Valentino.

Sources:

Baby Names by checkerbooks

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Italian_masculine_given_names

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucio

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Siblings for Abraham

Clara, Bathsheba, Bedelia, Caroline, Celeste, Cecily, Celia, Daisy, Eloise, Eulalie, Flora, Fenella, Genevieve, Hazel, Georgina, Helene, Imogen, Juniper, Jessamine, Louella, Lillian, Magnolia, Marigold, Olive, Orlantha, Polly, Penelope, Primrose, Rose, Tallulah, Violet.

Benjamin, Barnabas, Beckett, Barry, Cassius, Dashiell, Darcy, Edmund, Fletcher, Felix, Gabriel, Gideon, Harvey, Isaac, Ira, Jay, Jonah, Lucian, Leonardo, Orlando, Oxford, Octavius, Preston, Quentin, Raphael, Samson, Theodore, Tennyson, Willoughby.

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Names from a book I started

Leonardo, Jean-Baptiste, Hippocrates, Aristotle, Galen, Thomas Aquinas, Theophrastus Philippus Aureolus, Galileo, Copernicus.

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Little treasures June/July 2009

Trinity, Alice & Kate, Cooper, Ayrton, Seth & Jett, Ashton, Taylah (b),

Odin, Alex (b), Emily & Lucia, Jessica & Aimee, Ethan, Lachlan, Harry,

Chloe, Ben & Macy, Molly, Paris & Cam, Guy & Jed, Miro & Louis,

Stephen, Matthew, Adam & Caleb (twins) & Alex (b), Maia & Arielle (twins)

Michele (b), Franco & Alex (b) (triplets), Lucia & Leonardo, Max & Ivy,

Chelize & Gabriel (twins), Wanda & Diana (twins), Siena, Matteo & Jethro,

Bella, Ben, Alisha, Charlie, Chase. Luke, Leah & Finn, Zoe. George & Harry.

Danica, Lauren.

 

 

 

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