German baby naming: “The most beautiful name for my child!”

One of the most exciting and daunting tasks facing parents-to-be is selecting a name for their newborn.  In an effort to help parents out, the Society for the German Language or Gesellschaft für deutsche Sprache e.V. is offering a special course on baby naming in Germany.  The course covers several important topics including the newest naming trends in Germany, German naming laws, and international databanks for first names.  For information in German on how to sign-up and the dates for the next course being offered, click here.