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By Abby Sandel of Appellation Mountain

There’s something about a name that ends with the letter s.

They’re preppy.  Sometimes they sound plural or possessive.  But they’re also fresh.  In our age of Aiden and Asher, we’re not expecting to meet a kiddo with an s ending name.

I’m not necessarily talking about Charles, Linus, Thomas, Marcus, Atticus, or Louis, though some of those names feel very current in 2013.

Choices like Williams, Roberts, and Evans are too close to common first names to exactly fit the style, either.

Instead, I’m thinking of names like the jazzy, literary Miles.  There are more of them than you might guess:

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