Awesome, Lucifer and Nun were among the surprising names given to babies born in Scotland last year.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 â€˜Aâ€™. In regards to baby girls, some parents decided to name their children: Nun, Favour and Pepper.
Meanwhile, double-barrelled names also proved popular withÂ Angel-Rain, Destiny-Dior andÂ Alba-Crystal making the unique line-up.
But the monikers werenâ€™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 andÂ Macie-Gray.
While others sought help from the sporting world with one child named Zidane â€“ a possible tribute to French footballerÂ 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 wonâ€™t be the first time parents have looked to popular culture for help, as Babycentre recently revealed its 2019 baby name predictions â€“ and youâ€™re sure to have heard of a few.
While â€™70s classics such as Patricia, Barry, Cliff and Christine are expected to make a surprise comeback.