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You grew up reading about Ramona Quimby, Harry Potter and Winnie the Pooh. What better way to pay homage to the characters that shaped your childhood than to choose a baby name inspired by them? Here, our top 16 picks.

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WINNIE FROM “WINNIE-THE-POOH”

But better for a girl, we think.

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ALEXANDER FROM “ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY”

Knows a thing or two about perseverance.

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RAMONA FROM “BEEZUS AND RAMONA”

A little bit mischievous, a lot of adorable.

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CHARLIE FROM “CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY”

Born with a sweet tooth.

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MADELINE FROM “MADELINE”

Most likely to study abroad in Paris. 

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GEORGE FROM “CURIOUS GEORGE”

This little monkey is sooooo cute.

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MATILDA FROM “MATILDA”

Loves story time.

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HARRY FROM “HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER’S STONE”

Will probably always believe in magic.

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CHARLOTTE FROM “CHARLOTTE’S WEB”

And we don’t hate the royal family nod either.

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JAMES FROM “JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH”

Makes friends with everyone he meets.

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LAURA FROM “LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE”

Just don’t blame us when she asks you for another pet.

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MAX FROM “WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE”

Always ready for adventure.

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ELOISE FROM “ELOISE”

Forever fancy. 

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MILO FROM “THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH”

Except now he just uses FaceTime.

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LUCY FROM “THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE”

Loves to play make-believe.

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HARRIET FROM “HARRIET THE SPY”

Will grow up and steal all your issues of Us Weekly.

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