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#1 CoreynNic

Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:56 PM

Hubbie and I found out we are having a bubba boy and we have chosen his name, just want your opinions........

Ari William yyes.gif

#2 Broxie

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:01 PM

I love William. Ari is absolutely nms

#3 Mille-Mille

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:01 PM

I think it's lovely original.gif
And well done for already picking a name, i'm also having a boy and i'm 29 weeks along and still no name in sight sad.gif


#4 emlis22

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:04 PM

Love William. Ari I go back at forth on.

#5 lactasticmama

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:05 PM

I love the name Ari, it's a great choice.

Congrats on your baby boy!

#6 Bel Rowley

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:14 PM

I wouldn't call it one of my faves, but Ari is nice.

#7 Carmen02

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:18 PM

ohh I love that name original.gif

#8 greypink

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:21 PM

I love the name Ari  wub.gif

#9 Magnus

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:26 PM

I like the name Ari. original.gif

#10 Amber Spyglass

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:30 PM

Not my style, but I don't mind it. I like the shorter first name with the lovely and traditional William as a longer middle name.

#11 Wyn99

Posted 07 November 2012 - 02:56 PM

DD is Ari, her full name is Ariana. It's traditionally a boy's name though, I like it.

DD is Ari, her full name is Ariana. It's traditionally a boy's name though, I like it.

#12 la di dah

Posted 07 November 2012 - 03:34 PM

I love Ari.

William is fine but not really my style unless it has a family tie.

#13 TurtleTamer

Posted 07 November 2012 - 03:39 PM

Ari is really Jewish to me.  I don't know your background and have no issues with the Jewish sound of it (I'm Jewish!) it just has that vibe to me.  DS's kindergarten grade of 30 has 2 Aris, DS2's kindergarten group of 27 next year has one also.

I have no problem with the name.  It's too common in my circles for me to consider it though and I'll admit that I find it an interesting one to be moving to other circles.

#14 Missy Shelby

Posted 07 November 2012 - 03:43 PM

I think that Ari William flows nicely but I am not the biggest fan of Ari, sorry OP.

It is not like I hate it, but it just isn't my style.

#15 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 07 November 2012 - 03:44 PM

I love William. Classical and masculine.

Ari - definitely NMS.



#16 B.feral3

Posted 07 November 2012 - 03:46 PM

I quite like it.  original.gif

#17 Kreme

Posted 07 November 2012 - 03:48 PM

If Ari is culturally appropriate for your family then I think it is a very nice name. If not, then I would avoid it.
I love William but it is ver popular in my circle.

#18 Plaxy

Posted 07 November 2012 - 04:04 PM

I don't mind Ari, though it's not my style. Ari William together sounds nice, though I guess the names are different styles - not necessarily a problem though.

#19 BadCat

Posted 07 November 2012 - 04:10 PM

I love Ari.  Really love it.

William?  Neither here nor there.

#20 strawberry blondes

Posted 07 November 2012 - 05:14 PM

I like the name, only thing for me though is I feel weird saying Ari lol, I think its my british accent!

#21 ~buzz~

Posted 07 November 2012 - 05:29 PM

I love Ari very cute

William is nms but I dont mind it as a middle name original.gif

I love Ari very cute

William is nms but I dont mind it as a middle name original.gif

#22 Gudrun

Posted 07 November 2012 - 05:36 PM

I see no problems with it.  Nice name, good flow.

#23 Nataliah

Posted 07 November 2012 - 05:42 PM

I love it... makes me think of Ari Gold - "let's hug it out b!tch.."

#24 CoreynNic

Posted 07 November 2012 - 06:42 PM

Thanks ladies original.gif

William is a famly tie, and my husband chose Ari and I simply fell in love with it blush.gif

My other choice would have been Lincoln Matthew...........but hubbie has been very persistant and I am planning on having this name if I have a second son (but lets not get ahead of myself wink.gif )

#25 FiveAus

Posted 07 November 2012 - 07:47 PM

Nice name.

Why does Ari have to be "culturally appropriate", but not William? What IS "culturally appropriate" anyway?




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