7 Awesome Baby Names from Emmy-Nominated Shows

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Arya
Lord Eddard and Catelyn Stark of Winterfell's tomboyish younger daughter on the super-violent, super-sexy and super-popular HBO series ... more 
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Arya
Lord Eddard and Catelyn Stark of Winterfell's tomboyish younger daughter on the super-violent, super-sexy and super-popular HBO series Game of Thrones, Arya - having jumped over 500 places in just two years - landed solidly in the top 1,000 names in 2012, at #413. Also a boy's name, Arya means "noble;" its Sanskrit origin and unique spelling make it an appealing, exotic alternative to the top-100 sound-alike girl's name Aria.

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Fri, Sep 20, 2013 1:06 PM EDT
While most of the shows in our list, er, aren't suitable for young viewers, this year's Emmy-inspired names are just perfect for your brand new, breakout star. And the award goes to…


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