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Baby names banned in New Zealand
The list of name below includes punctuation marks such as a period and asterisk and the use of slashes or brackets. Since 1995, legislation has provided a set of rules for acceptable names for New Zealanders where a name, or combination of names, should not cause offence, be unreasonably long, or resemble an official title or rank.
Below are baby names rejected in New Zealand over the years, by the Department of Internal Affairs.
using brackets around middle names
/ (back slash)
using back slash between names
Roman numerals III
. (full stop)
Mafia No Fear
* (star symbol)
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