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#1 Beends

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:19 AM

Which name do you prefer? Or any suggestions?
Hazel (my nans name but apparently is getting popular?!)
Quincy - love Quin for short
Paisley - have always loved it
Also love Meadow but not sure if I would use it

My sons names are Lennox and Oakley so a name that flowed well would be nice. :-) Thankyou

#2 Amber Spyglass

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:23 AM

Hazel by a very very very big lead! I haven't met one baby Hazel yet. I do know one grown up Hazel and love the name.

#3 Imaginary friend

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:23 AM

I quite like Meadow but not sure  I would do it with Oakley - Oak Meadow sounds bit silly together - bit like Pine Fields..

Hazel is ok.

Dont like Quincy

Paisley - unusual but quite like it

#4 Gudrun

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:28 AM

My pick is Paisley. It's an old favourite and goes well.   I don't like Quincy for a girl though I quite like Quin.  Meadow would be my second choice though I can see 4kidlets' point.

Not a fan of Hazel and it may have the oak problems as well but being your Nan's name gives it points.



Edited by Gudrun, 10 November 2012 - 10:34 AM.

#5 Beends

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:34 AM

Good point about Oak and Meadow :-) Lennox means 'from the elm tree's' so I must be drawn to the nature inspired names! (unintentionally) original.gif

#6 Beends

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:37 AM

QUOTE (Gudrun @ 10/11/2012, 11:28 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
My pick is Paisley. It's an old favourite and goes well. I don't like Quincy for a girl though I quite like Quin. Meadow would be my second choice though I can see 4kidlets' point.

Not a fan of Hazel and it may have the oak problems as well but being your Nan's name gives it points.



Love love love Tully. Always have adored that name. original.gif

#7 davalli

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:42 AM

Hi....love the name Quinn (not Quincy).......
Other suggestions which are on MY all time fav list wub.gif that might suit your boys names;
Aberdean, Avery, Brielle, Bailey, Calais, Darcy, Marley, Mackenzie, Paige, Tahlia, Verity

Edited by davalli, 10 November 2012 - 10:44 AM.

#8 Dylan's Mummy

Posted 10 November 2012 - 10:43 AM

I like Hazel. But going by the names of your other children Quincy would fit, even though it's not a name I like, it seems as though you like slightly more unusual names so Quincy might be best for your family. Quinn for short is nice. Paisley and Medow seem a bit hippy compared to the names of your other children.

#9 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 10 November 2012 - 11:09 AM

I like Quinn but not Quincy, and think it makes a fantastic stand-alone name. I don't mind Hazel.

Meadow is a little out there for me, and Paisley reminds me of 1970s wallpaper (not that it's a bad thing, but that's all I think of).

#10 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 10 November 2012 - 11:18 AM

I love Hazel and quite like Paisley, love the sound of Meadow but don't think I'd have the guts to use it.

I quite like Quincy but prefer Quinleigh. original.gif

#11 Lovingcountry

Posted 10 November 2012 - 11:30 AM

Hazel was on my short list too LOL!!! But I've gone with Eden

#12 noonehere

Posted 10 November 2012 - 11:31 AM

I love quincy..

But you may get some anime comments.
our names where johnny, clifford, xavier/zavier, hugh ( we would have three hughs then though and two cliffords as they are family names)

Whats your last name like? We have a very popular english last name that is a top 20. And our dd has a persian first name.

#13 LookMumNoHands

Posted 10 November 2012 - 11:35 AM

I love all of them  original.gif

#14 Silly Sausages

Posted 10 November 2012 - 12:05 PM

Sorry OP, I don't like any of them. But then I'm not a fan of the old fashioned names making a come back.

#15 la di dah

Posted 10 November 2012 - 02:18 PM

I love Hazel. A lot. It's on my own list, and I have no grandmothers named it for a reason.

Quin(n) is getting pretty popular for girls, at least in the US, but its okay. Prefer Quintana or Quintina as a long form.

I don't really resonate with Meadow but I like Magnolia and Marigold so I'm not one to judge, though I think those do have more of a range of nicknames. Morwenna/Morgana is also really pretty but rather old-fashioned.

I don't like Paisley but I like Phoebe, Petra, and Penelope. I'd call a Penelope either Penny or Pepper.

#16 Kwyjibo

Posted 10 November 2012 - 02:51 PM

Quincy will always be a cantankerous old medical examiner to me.

Really like Hazel.

I like Meadow too but a nn 'Meddy' would put me off.

How about:


#17 librablonde

Posted 10 November 2012 - 02:55 PM

I think Hazel is a gorgeous name from your list wub.gif

#18 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 10 November 2012 - 03:00 PM

Hazel  wub.gif

#19 kerilyntaryn

Posted 10 November 2012 - 03:10 PM

Hazel - nice
Quincy - sorry dont like for a girl,  I've heard of Quinly or Quinlyn for a girl  or Quinleigh/Quinlee
Paisley - have always loved it - not keen on it
Meadow - sorry I dont like it


#20 Plaxy

Posted 10 November 2012 - 04:56 PM

I love Paisley and Quincy, like Meadow - but agree it's kind of hard to use, and not with Oakley. Not so keen on Hazel, though I don't think it's particularly popular.


#21 Rainbow Brite

Posted 10 November 2012 - 04:59 PM

Love Hazel. Gorgeous

#22 FiveAus

Posted 10 November 2012 - 05:12 PM

I definitely don't like the name Hazel. It's ugly, old fashioned (but not in a "comeback" kind of way), and feel sorry for any child who's landed with it.
Love Quincy and Paisley though.......love Quinn and Peyton too.

#23 Baggy

Posted 10 November 2012 - 05:20 PM

Oh, I love Hazel!

Gorgeous name!

#24 Beends

Posted 10 November 2012 - 06:40 PM

QUOTE (Lovingcountry @ 10/11/2012, 11:30 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Hazel was on my short list too LOL!!! But I've gone with Eden

Good choice - I love the name Eden too. :-)

#25 QueenIanthe

Posted 10 November 2012 - 08:55 PM

Hazel is brilliant.

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