Washington – Scary Mommy

Washington

An English place name, this is a surname - originally, Wassyngtona - eventually Americanized into Washington. It's a big legacy for a little guy, but if you want to add an air of presidential dignity, your little Washington just might do big things.

Nicknames:

This is the kind of name you don't nick. Because, like, what are you gonna call him? Wash? Pssh.

Famous people named Washington:

Author Washington Irving; poet and painter Washington Allston; First U.S. President George Washington; inventor and scientist George Washington Carver; jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington.

Fun fact:

30 of the 50 United States have a town either called Washington or beginning with Washington (i.e., Washington D.C.).

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