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We all have a first name, but how many of us really know its origin and history? This comprehensive dictionary provides a collection of linguistic, historical, and associated information about some 7,000 names, making it a useful reference for linguists and family historians, as well as an source of information for parents choosing a name for a child.

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    • Title: A Dictionary of First Names by Patrick Hanks; Flavia Hodges; Kate Hardcastle
    • Publisher: Oxford University Press Academic UK
    • Print ISBN: 9780198800514, 0198800517
    • eText ISBN: 9780191578540
    • Edition: 2016
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