Baby names on the brink of extinction

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) 15 baby names are on the brink of extinction.  The Social Security Administration reported that these boy and girl names were given to only five babies babies each in 2013.  It’s said that once a baby name is reported at five per year or less it’s officially on it’s way out.  If you’re looking to have a unique name that no other child in your kids class these would qualify as a “safe-bet” but if you’re looking for popularity here’s the top 15 names to avoid according to nameberry.com.

Girls names on the verge of extinction

Alpha

Barbra

Claudine

Nanette

Sheba

Sondra

Thisbe

Zelma

Boy names on the verge of extinction

Elmo

Icarus

Inigo

Llewellyn

Remus

Sherwood

Waldo

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