15 excellent jazz-inspired names for modern babies

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Want to give your baby an old school, meaningful name that will hold its own in the contemporary classroom? Take your cue from some musicians of ye olden days!

These snazzy names, taken from jazz greats, could be the very thing you (and little Una or Artie) are after!


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Billie means "resolute protection" and was the name of American jazz musician and singer-songwriter Billie Holiday.


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