Awesome, Lucifer and Nun were among the surprising names given to babies born in Scotland last year.Ã‚Â
While Olivia and Jack remain the most popular first names in Scotland, a number of unusual choices also made the cut.
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Awesome, Buzz, Wit and Echo featured as unique male names with one newborn simply referred to as Ã¢â‚¬ËœAÃ¢â‚¬â„¢. In regards to baby girls, some parents decided to name their children: Nun, Favour and Pepper.
Meanwhile, double-barrelled names also proved popular withÃ‚Â Angel-Rain, Destiny-Dior andÃ‚Â Alba-Crystal making the unique line-up.
But the monikers werenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t plucked from thin air, as a growing number of parents seek inspiration from famous figures when trying to come up with a meaningful name.
Last year, a number of babies were named after musical legends with monikers including Bowie, Elvis, Cobain andÃ‚Â Macie-Gray.
While others sought help from the sporting world with one child named Zidane Ã¢â‚¬â€œ a possible tribute to French footballerÃ‚Â Zinedine Zidane.
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Often the name decision-making process can get political with Corybn proving a popular choice for boys with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn most likely the culprit.
Though it wonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t be the first time parents have looked to popular culture for help, as Babycentre recently revealed its 2019 baby name predictions Ã¢â‚¬â€œ and youÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re sure to have heard of a few.
While Ã¢â‚¬â„¢70s classics such as Patricia, Barry, Cliff and Christine are expected to make a surprise comeback.