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Category: Meanings of Baby Names

Names for November Babies

By Meagan Burke

Names for November babies might relate to the number nine, which is drawn from the name of the month itself. November comes from the Latin word “novem” meaning nine, as it was originally the ninth month in the Roman calendar.

November baby names may also be drawn from November symbols such as the topaz birthstone or the Thanksgiving holiday, or from important people and events associated with the month. Let’s look to past Novembers for notable name inspiration.

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Baby Names That Mean Red

baby names that mean red

by Pamela Redmond 

Baby names that mean red are an elite group, and one that has a lot of personal meaning for me.

When I was having my first child, my then-husband and I had a boys’ name (Henry) picked out from the very beginning.  But when it began to occur to us eight months into the pregnancy that this baby might be a girl, we were stumped for a name.

We had very different ideas about style in girls’ names.  Family names seem to create more problems than they solved. So when we found a way to focus our search that we could both agree on, we were delighted.

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Scorpio Baby Names: Orchid and Orion

By E. Wittig

Scorpio baby names are a fascinating group. Great names for Scorpio babies might reference November or the autumn, Halloween or Thanksgiving, or any one of many symbols and myths associated with the sign of the scorpion.
October 22nd through November 21st is Scorpio’s domain. The last of the water signs for this calendar year, the scorpion is ruled by Pluto and aquamarine. Those given this sign are thought to be calm and aloof but are really quite passionate. A vast array of suitable names is available to represent the seventh sign of the zodiac, including names related to Halloween, names for October babies and names for November babies, as well as the wider list of names for autumn babies.

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by Sophie Kihm

 October baby names offer something for everyone, whether you’re looking for a subtle connection to your child’s birth month or a name that screams Halloween and Pumpkin Spice Lattes.

Here, some inspiration for your October baby.

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by Linda Rosenkrantz

Of all the names associated with seasons, autumn baby names are the most colorful. Autumn arrivals are lucky to be born into a world of blazing, changing color. And that kaleidoscopic show of vibrant leaves morphing from green to red, yellow, orange and brown can provide lots of colorful baby name inspiration.

Let’s look at both the actual names of colors, and names with meanings linked to red, orange, yellow and brown.

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