Selecting a suitable name of your baby is not a simple task as you thought off. Many people has an idea that name is not so important for a human being. But this is not true; a name plays much important role to build up the human character. Name is the first thing we ask for meeting with new people. Even if we do not meet a person, we may know his name. For many of us, name creates the first impression about that human being. So, you should really be concerned about selecting a right name for your newborn.
Just after the moment your child is born, your doctor or nurse is going to ask you the name of the baby for writing into the birth certificate. However, at that moment none of you will have the mental stability to think of a suitable name for your baby. So it is always better to decide on the name at least a month in advance of your delivery date.
You can start your research on different types of names from the very first day you know that you are pregnant. To search the preferable names you may take suggestion from your closed relatives or friends. Nowadays, different websites offer a wide collection of names, from where you can also find out. But in this process, you are certainly going to get confused to select only one name from a huge database. So, it will be better to fix certain criteria for selecting the name.
Sit with your partner and categorize the basic parameters for searching the name. Many couple prefer to select such a name, which starts with the same alphabet as one of them. Some prefer to select such a name, which starts with first two alphabets of the father’s name and ends with last two alphabets of the mother’s name. This way, you can also find out some parameters according to your wish. This system will also reduce the scope of finding many names.
Finally, while selecting the name do not go for a long name. It can be guaranteed that a long name is going to be cut down to its shortest version by the friends. Also a long name with a long surname takes too much time to write or sign.