Choosing a child's name is a such a complicated decision, usually influenced by parent's associations with certain people and places. For Disney fans, this decision might even include consideration of favorite characters.
If you're among those who love Mickey Mouse, you might want to check out Linda Rosenkrantz and Pamela Redmond Satran's list of the 12 best Disney-inspired baby names. Here's what the pair find creative, listed alphabetically, not in popularity:
Adelaide: Madame Adelaide Bonfamille is one of the few human characters in The Aristocats.
Aurora: In the 1959 film Sleeping Beauty, the princess is named Aurora.
Bianca: Miss Bianca was an elegant mouse(voiced by Eva Gabor)in the 1977 movie The Rescuers.
Eudora: This name of Tiana's mother in Princess and the Frog, who was voiced by Oprah Winfrey.
Flynn: Flynn Rider is the dashing bandit who eventually marries Rapunzel in Tangled.
Gideon: He was a crafty villain in Pinocchio.
Jasper: Jasper Badun was one of Cruella De Vil's henchmen in 101 Dalmatians, but the Twilight association has helped the name take off.
Lilo: She is the spunky young Hawaiian girl protagonist of Lilo & Stitch.
Milo: He has leading roles in two Disney Atlantis films; The Lost Empire and Milo's Return.
Thaddeus: J. Thaddeus Toad is the hero of the Wind in the Willows segment of The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad.
Thalia: In Hercules, she plays her classic role as the Muse of Comedy.
Willow: In Pocahontas, Grandmother Willow is in fact an actual weeping willow tree, who serves as a wise advisor to the heroine.
Bambi-a male deer,was the first character name to become popular with parents, popular namesake for girls. Recently, Disney Princess names have shot up the charts. Ariel reached No. 66 on the popularity lists two years after the movie's release and Jasmine was No. 23.
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