Meaning “beautiful” in French, the name Beau (pronounced BOH) has been around since the 19th century but has been slowly climbing the charts in the last few years. PC Wren’s fictional title character in his 1924 book, “Beau Geste,” is considered an influencer. Twelve years later, “Gone With the Wind” included Ashley and Melanie’s son, Beau. Jamie-Lynn Sigler (“The Sopranos”) and Spice Girl Emma Bunton both have sons named Beau.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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