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Check out the banned baby names revealed by the Victorian state government.

Birth, Deaths and Marriages across the nation are permitted to outlaw any name they deem to be offensive or obscene.

In Victoria, the Registry have released a list of prohibited names.
The forbidden 46 names include:

Admiral

Anzac

Australia

Baron

Bishop

Brigadier

Brother

Cadet

Captain

Chief

Christ

Commodore

Constable

Corporal

Dame

Duke

Emperor

Father

General

God

Honour

Judge

Justice

King

Lady

Lieutenant

Lord

Madam

Majesty

Major

Messiah

Minister

Mister

Officer

Premier

President

Prime Minister

Prince

Princess

Queen

Saint

Satan

Seaman

Sergeant

Sir

Sister

Any names you would like to see added to the banned list?

Last week we shared with you UK’s Top 100 baby names of 2016 – check them out here

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  • I had no idea there was a ban list of names. Seeing some of the names on this list, I can see why it exists

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  • I never knew until recently there was a banned names list

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  • Seriously, why would you want to call your kid some of those? But Duke? Surely that is ok…

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  • Some of these names are offensive or obscene, others not so much so. Yes,I can think of more names.

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  • There has been many strange names given to children and adults used strange ones as alias.

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  • I find weird that “Duke” is in the list. I thought it was quite a common name.

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  • These names are terrible. I could certainly add about 30 other names to that list. Be kind to your children people!

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  • Interesting names,l would not chose any of these!

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