By peoplestaff225
Updated July 13, 2008 11:00 AM
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With many readers expressing their opinions on Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt‘s choices of Knox Léon and Vivienne Marcheline for their new fraternal twins, we spoke to Linda Rosenkrantz, co-author of The Baby Name Bible: The Ultimate Guide By America’s Baby-Naming Experts, about using family monikers and establishing naming traditions.

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Did you incorporate family names into your child’s name? Conversely, do your children’s names have a theme or tradition (such as the Jolie-Pitt’s ‘x’ ending for their sons)?