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Classic - Fresh - Smush

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In our first year of naming, one fun post challenge going around that we participated in was Popular, Unique & Daring Baby Names. In that spirit we've compiled a collection we'd like to call "Classic, Fresh - Smush." In this list we've paired a classic baby name with a rising, newer to us name and then tried to mix the two into a "smush" - putting parts of the two names together, creating something new(ish). 

Since the 2019 data came out while this post was just a draft, we decided to use a few of the fastest rising names on both the boy's and girl's lists in the "fresh" category. 

Classic ~ Fresh ~ Smush


Anna ~ Navy ~ Navanna

Thomas ~ Amias ~ Rhomias

Benjamin  ~ Archie ~ Archin

Sophia ~ Salem ~ Saphia

Elijah ~ Baker ~ Bajah

James ~ Jensen ~ Jamin

Elenor ~ Avalon ~ Avanora

Mary ~  Meritt ~ Metry

Susan ~ Serena ~ Sersa

John ~ Jax ~ Axon

William ~ Wilder  ~ Widiam

Oliver ~ Onyx ~ Olix

Jennifer ~ Juliette ~ Jenniette

Jack ~ Trexton ~ Jaxten

Alice ~ Anora ~ Alira

Joseph ~ Levi ~ Jovian

WDYT? Tell us. What is your favorite SMUSH? 
Are any of them useable?











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