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#1 mum2amonkey

Posted 29 October 2012 - 01:46 PM

Baby number 3 due in Jan.

We both like both of the above if it's a boy.

If number 2# was a boy she would have been Brody (although my choice was Bodhi- hubby has now changed his choice and likes Bodhi more) I had come to terms with it being Brody so think I'm leaning towards that now.

We have a fairly difficult to spell surname which makes me question Bodhi for him to always spell it for people along with the surname.
Siblings are Nate and Piper

Interested in peoples opinions

#2 Littleone84

Posted 29 October 2012 - 01:49 PM


#3 Elemenopee

Posted 29 October 2012 - 01:51 PM

Absolutely Bodhi

#4 Silver Girl

Posted 29 October 2012 - 01:51 PM

Neither are my style but I'd go with Brody.

#5 anikal

Posted 29 October 2012 - 01:51 PM


But I'm biased. My 2 year old DS is Brody. biggrin.gif

#6 Bel Rowley

Posted 29 October 2012 - 02:05 PM

I prefer Brody.

#7 librablonde

Posted 29 October 2012 - 02:09 PM

I much prefer Brody. Bohdi reminds me of Patrick Swayze in Point Break original.gif

#8 Dowager fancie

Posted 29 October 2012 - 02:12 PM


Bodhi just sounds wrong and looks wrong to me.

#9 emlis22

Posted 29 October 2012 - 02:25 PM

I think I slightly prefer Bodhi, then you can also NN him Bo.

Have you considered Bede?

#10 ~Nodnol~

Posted 29 October 2012 - 02:56 PM

With Nate and Piper I would go Bodhi. Otherwise I would pick Brody.

#11 HRH Countrymel

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:01 PM

QUOTE (emlis22 @ 29/10/2012, 03:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Have you considered Bede?


Out of your two choices I'd go Bodhi...

(Although do you know much about Buddhism? Now might be the time to learn...)

#12 gypsey

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:02 PM

Definately Brody original.gif

#13 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:05 PM

To me, Bodhi looks like it should be pronounced body.

#14 foupie3

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:05 PM

Definitely Brody, especially with the spelling issue.

And if you go 'bodhi' you should make sure you're ok with the meaning and all the other ways it is used - google it and see what comes up.

#15 B.feral3

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:08 PM

Both are nms but Brody is a far better option.

#16 Libertine

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:09 PM

I much prefer Brody. It was my no.1 on my name list for a boy.

#17 Bellefin

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:10 PM

I just really don't like the look or sound of Bohdi so I vote Brody.

#18 Gudrun

Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:48 PM


#19 kerilyntaryn

Posted 29 October 2012 - 05:21 PM


#20 Ladeeda

Posted 30 October 2012 - 09:13 AM

QUOTE (Bek+3 @ 29/10/2012, 04:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Both are nms but Brody is a far better option.


#21 mummmi79

Posted 30 October 2012 - 01:18 PM

Bodhi   wub.gif

#22 B0612

Posted 30 October 2012 - 02:02 PM

Love the name Bodhi!! We are naming our little boy Bodhi. Definitely not Bogan names.

#23 shanta

Posted 30 October 2012 - 02:51 PM

Definitely Bodhi. Gorgeous name and meaning.

#24 HRH Countrymel

Posted 30 October 2012 - 03:01 PM

QUOTE (Sassy Girl @ 30/10/2012, 02:34 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Both are bogan   sick.gif but Brody is the less bogan of the two.

How is http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bodhi bogan pray tell?

Or am I moving in the wrong circles?

#25 la di dah

Posted 30 October 2012 - 03:06 PM

My favourite Br- name is Bram. I really like it.   ph34r.gif

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