Khaleesi, Arya, and other characters that inspired baby names
Would you name your child after your favorite character?
Pop culture has always had a hand in what people wore, drove, ate, and talked about, but it’s also been a huge factor driving the rise and fall of certain names. A particularly unappreciated source of inspiration for baby names, however, is Hollywood’s world of fiction, though the Social Security Administration (SSA) data charting the popularity of names is hard to ignore.
Check out this gallery to see the characters whom viewers loved so much that they decided to name the future generation after them.
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