This controversial NEW trend in Aussie baby names is HUGE!
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By Practical Parenting team
September 27 2018
Looking for a new and unusual baby name?
A new baby names fad is sweeping Australia and shows no signs of stopping - giving a boys name to a girl.
Thanks to celebrity parents like Blake Lively and Ryan Gosling naming their baby girl James and Ashton Kutcher and wife Mila Kunis calling their little girl Wyatt, many parents have now adopted the unisex name idea.
Blake admitted to Glamour Magazine that she chose her daughter’s name for personal reasons 'It's a family name, and I liked having a boy's name [myself] so I thought I'd pass it along to her,' she said.
But now many parents have caught on and are trying to find boys names that will also work for a girl.
Boys names that can be used for a girl
But the trend isn’t new in America, where many actors and actresses have traditional boys names. Screen siren Cameron Diaz, award-winning actress Cameron Diaz, singer Billie Paul Piper and Hollywood royalty Glenn Glose all have ‘boys names’ .