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When do babies recognize their name?

When do they understand your referring to them?

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Asked by Farrahann at 7:57 PM on Jan. 8, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • From what I read, aroun 5 monts they shouls start to recognize/respond to their name.

    Answer by Mommy2Dallas731 at 8:00 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • My DD is 4 months and she has just started reacting to her name.

    Answer by calliesmommie at 8:51 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

  • My baby is 6 months old and I just now notice she recognized her name... as in I said it she turned and looked at me... went back to playing... I started saying random words... and then threw in her name and she looked again when I said her name.

    Answer by dtetz at 11:59 PM on Jan. 8, 2009

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