Category: baby name Atlas
The reality star and her football-playing husband Hank Baskett III have welcomed a baby girl, a little sister for Hank IV. Normally I’d wait patiently for the name announcement, but a) Kendra recently shared that she’d shortlisted Maxwell until Jessica Simpson used it for her daughter and b) Kendra’s former roommate Holly Madison named her daughter Rainbow.
This could be a seriously headline-worthy name.
Kendra hinted the couple has a favorite, and it is something along the lines of Maxwell – familiar, but usually reserved for boys. I’ve been pouring over the Geezer Names for Girls list ever since. Lyle? Chauncey? Rudy? Jules? Or is something more obvious, like Addison or Ashton, names mentioned by the couple previously.
But what about the names of actual moons, of some of the many satellites rotating around the planets? Luckily for us namebodies, many of their names were taken from ancient Greek mythological figures (several after lovers of Zeus)–particularly those around Jupiter and Saturn– while the names of Uranus’s twenty-seven moons have a decidedly Shakespearean bent.
Here, the Nameberry Picks of the best lunar names: