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Eric Decker and Jessie James — stars of E!’s Eric & Jessie: Game On – have welcomed their first child! Daughter Vivianne Rose was born early this morning.


WHERE IT ORIGINATED: Vivianne is a commonly-used cognate of the French Vivienne, which derives from the Late Roman name Viviana — the feminine form of Vivianus.

POTENTIAL NICKNAMES: Vianne, Vivi, VivaVi, Viv and Annie — there’s a variety!

KNOW THIS: Saint Viviana (also known as Bibiana or Vivian) was a Roman saint and martyr of the 4th century and the patron saint of drunks and hangovers.

POP CULTURE CONNECTION:  When Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie named their daughter Vivienne in 2008, all forms of the name shot to popularity.

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