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The Big Bang Theory star Simon Helberg and wife Jocelyn Towne announced they welcomed baby boy on April 23rd.  Wilder Towne Helberg is their second child, joining sister Adeline, 2.

WHAT IT MEANS: A little more than wild

WHERE IT ORIGINATED: From Medieval English, it was given as a surname to those who had a wild or unruly disposition or who lived in an unkempt uncultivated nature area.


KNOW THIS: Only 1,093 boys and 43 girls have been named Wilder since the U.S. Social Security Administration started collecting name data in 1880.

POP CULTURE CONNECTION: Wilder Hudson is the grandson of Goldie Hawn and son of Oliver Hudson.

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