Baby Names Sure to Shock Grandma

The unusual and unique baby names on your list are likely to shock Grandma, especially since she probably thinks you should name the baby Helen, after her. But even if she's more open-minded than that, the following rare baby names will probably render her speechless -- which may be the effect you're after.

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  • Ryo

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    A simple, importable Japanese name that is used for both males and females and carries a multitude of meanings depending on which character is used to denote it. While most westerners pronounced... Read More 

  • Snow

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    There's definitely a cold front of names moving in, with Summer, Spring and Autumn giving way to Winter--plus North, January, Frost--and Snow. This name feels brisk, fresh, pure, evocative -- and... Read More 

  • Tequila

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    Mexican national drink, not to be served as a name to a baby.Read More 

  • Tycen

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    Since girls have already coopted Tyson (singer Nenah Cherry's daughter, for one), no need to go to these lengths to feminize it.Read More 

  • Vegas

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    Viva Vegas? What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas? We think not. Maybe Vega, the name of an actual heavenly star?Read More 

  • Whizdom

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    Configuration coined by troubled former NBA star Jayson Williams for his daughter. Read More 

  • Xen

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    Xen and Zen--both pronounced the same way--are two hip new options. Among the celebrity set, Corey Feldman has a Xen and Tisha Campbell Martin's son is Zen.Read More 

  • Zeus

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    The supreme Olympian god represents a mighty image for a little fella to live up to, but more and more parents are beginning to consider it seriously. The Roman equivalent Jupiter has also come... Read More 

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