For expectant parents who also happen to be Star Wars fans, its been an exciting time. In fact, we assume the most diehard George Lucas devotee might have a tough time deciding what they are looking forward to more — the arrival of their little one or the debut of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
So, when we discovered that the name Jedi made it onto BabyCentre's official list of the year's most unusual monikers — a roundup of quirky names given to at least three of the 340,000 babies registered with the site — we figured there was undoubtedly a set of parents-to-be who might opt to use the Force when choosing their baby's name.
From obvious choices (Luke and Leia, of course) to more discreet references to offscreen characters, we've rounded up some options that pay homage to the films without coming off as overtly geeky. (Sorry, but Yoda and Jar Jar aren't exactly subtle.)
After all, the movies have stood the test of time, so we think the following names will too.