The top baby names for boys from the last 100 years are James, John, Michael, William and Robert, according to the Social Security Administration's website. The top girls' baby names are Mary, Patricia, Jennifer, Elizabeth and Linda.
The most common first word said by a baby is a variation of "mama" or "dada." Other early words include "hi," "buba," "dog," "ball," "no," "cat," "nana" and "bye."
The first baby born on New Year's Day gets a lot of media attention. The hospital or city where the baby is born may also give the parents a prize, ranging from a gift basket to a college scholarship.
A baby dog is referred to as a puppy, pup or whelp, notes the Oxford Dictionaries. Most people refer to a dog as a "puppy, pup or whelp" from the moment it is born until it is somewhere between 6 and 18 months old.
There are different stages of a young fish’s life. They are referred to by many names throughout the first years of their survival. Depending on the species will determine what stages and names a baby fish are referenced by. This can include egg, yolk-sac larvae, fry, and juvenile before reaching ma
A baby tree is called an infant, just like a baby human. During this phase, the trees are very thin and small, and though many grow on their own, human interaction with care and attention can help them thrive.
According to Children’s Rights, as of 2012, there were over 4,000 babies available for adoption. At the Adoption Exchange Association, as of 2014, there are seven children available for adoption under the age of 2. Out of these, there are five females and two males.
In general, babies take their first steps when they are between the ages of nine and 15 months. As with other areas of child development, some babies start walking sooner while it takes others a little bit longer. Regardless of when they start putting one foot in front of the other, babies follow th
Since egg whites are a common allergen, most pediatricians don't recommend feeding babies egg whites until they are a year old. Egg yolks, however, may be fed to babies once they reach 8 months old as long as there is no known family history of egg allergies.
A baby horse is called a foal, with gender-specific names being colt for a male and filly for a female. Foals that are still nursing are sometimes called sucklings, and a weanlings after the nursing period ends.