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If you’ve exhausted every search engine in your quest for the perfect name the stars may have the solution. Guided by your impending bundle of joy’s due date, check our stellar list below of popular and unusual names according to his or her star sign element.
FIRE SIGNS Aries, Leo, Sagittarius
Fire sign babies are dynamic, feisty and energetic. Confident and extroverted, they display strong personalities at an early age. They thrive on excitement and are happiest amid all of the action. Being blessed with such an outgoing disposition they feel comfortable in company, whether new or familiar, and never tire of entertaining fans with their hilarious antics. Fire sign babies are highly independent which can prove challenging. Yes, it’s often a case of their way or the highway but they are easy to read and can be flexible when need be.
Aries – Little Rams are determined and headstrong. They can be bossy but their charm and warmth makes up for it.
Leo – Leo babies show great focus and creativity. Although they’re little characters they have a quiet confidence and almost regal presence.
Sagittarius – Saggie babies are the most spontaneous and flexible of the fire signs. They love surprises and aren’t bothered by change.
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EARTH SIGNS Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn
Earth sign babies are the most measured and cautious of the zodiac preferring to quietly investigate and ease themselves into situations. They are thrown by change and surprises so a tight routine, familiar faces and places makes them feel safe. Although they aren’t fond of new developments earth sign babies will adapt but in their own time and dislike being rushed. Affectionate and tactile they thrive on cuddles without being clingy. People often mistake their reserved personalities for shyness but once comfortable their more extroverted side comes out to play.
Taurus Little Taureans have a great sense of humour and calm disposition. They are the most cuddly … and stubborn!
Virgo Even as babies Virgos are analytical and logical. They don’t cry at the drop of a hat and have good problem-solving skills.
Capricorn Little goats often display maturity and wisdom beyond their years. Resourceful and self-reliant they are the most independent of the earth signs.
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AIR SIGNS Gemini, Libra, Aquarius
Sprightly, spontaneous and friendly, air sign babies have cheerful, sociable dispositions. They are the sort of tot you can take anywhere, and while they need structure air signs bore easily so working a steady flow of variety into their routine keeps them happy. The element associated with logic and intellect, air signs are inquisitive, intelligent little creatures that thrive on mental stimulation. They love surprises and easily adapt to new circumstances. Highly independent they are the least likely to need coddling and crave space to develop their individuality and conclusions.
Gemini Gemini babies are the most energetic and have the strongest need for stimulation. They are also the most jovial and accommodating.
Libra Little Librans have highly evolved people skills and are most happy when working the room with close friends and family.
Aquarius The little individuals of the zodiac display immense strength of character and are content when left to their own devices.
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WATER SIGNS Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces
Deep pools, tempestuous seas and calm rivers – water sign babies reflect all three. As the most emotive element these bubs are highly perceptive and easily pick up on the moods and feelings of others. Sensitive and profound, they have the ability to move, delight and astound with their observations, actions and reactions. They tend to wear their hearts on their sleeve but uncovering the source of their discontent can be quite a challenge. Although water babies are initially shy once comfortable their bubbliness, confidence and humour is more apparent.
Cancer Nurturing and kind it takes a while for little Crabs to warm up but once out of their shell Cancer babies are the most self-assured and outgoing.
Scorpio Sincere, loyal and stubborn, little Scorpios are the most intense, resilient and candid about their likes and dislikes.
Pisces Little Mer-folk are the most gentle, cheerful and easy-going of the water signs but they can also be the most sensitive.