Jump to content

What's currently on your list?
Baby names


  • Please log in to reply
27 replies to this topic

#1 Mung bean

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:05 PM

Boys
Emmanuel
Pascal
Rowan
Reuben
Asher
Django
Tobias

Girls
Iris
Freya
Helena
Rowena
Virginia
Meredith
Willa
Indira
Sadie
Violet
Nora
Astrid
Catalina
Arden

So what's on your list?

Edited by Mung bean, 25 November 2012 - 06:40 PM.


#2 lafonda

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:10 PM

Boys-

Aiden
Austin

Girls-

Abigail
Aubrey
Alexis

#3 Ianthe

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:12 PM

I don't have an official list as I am not having anymore children but names I love are:

Imogen
Phoebe
Celia
Juniper
Clementine
Romilly

Ezra
Arthur
Linus
Ronan


#4 dorkalicious

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:16 PM

I am swooning for Beatrix right now

#5 MrsDamonSalvatore

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:24 PM

Love Emma OR Holly for a girl

Love Sebastian for a boy atm...

#6 MissDodger

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:24 PM

Girls

Emma
Estelle/Estella
Genevieve
Emmeline
Clementine
Adelaide

Boys

Not into any boys names at the moment!

#7 Madeline's Mum

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:29 PM

My list in order of preference are:

Cedric
Atticus
Abraham
Vincent
Ezra
Fletcher
Sebastian
Theodore

Beatrix
Penelope
Leora
Eritrea
Harlow
Marlow
Nora
Celeste
Henrietta
Saphia
Astoria/Astrid
Iris

#8 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:30 PM

Boys:
Hudson
Theodore
Flynn
Riley
Jackson
Ari
Arlo

Girls:
Elora
Claudia
Pearl
Ella
Celestia

DH hates all of them. sad.gif

Edited by Sunnycat, 23 November 2012 - 06:31 PM.


#9 Mung bean

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:35 PM

Oooh I also love Nora and Astrid, forgot about theses ones *runs away to edit post*

#10 Plaxy

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:42 PM

Some current favourites:

Wilhelmina/ Willa
Briallen
Clementine
Clemency
Thomasin
Georgiana
Cressida
Felicity
Blythe
Anna

Bernard
Julius
Nicholas
Lewis
Serge
Benedict
Bennett
Roderick
Garrick

#11 dorkalicious

Posted 23 November 2012 - 06:47 PM

Astrid has been a long standing favourite for me.

Lately I've gone off boys names but lingering on my list are

Ezra
Leonides
Morrison

#12 la di dah

Posted 23 November 2012 - 07:37 PM

Boys
Isaac Heath
Jonathan Hale
Malachi Lysander
Aidan Jethro or Aidan Joel
Angel Joaquin
Fox
Owen Gabriel
Hadriel Eoin
Emmett
Ezra

Girls
Raina/Reina Vivien
Ivy Rahela
Raquela
Hazel Dove
Claire Beatrix
Marigold Luna
Briar Aoife
Ayelet
Immanuela
Keziah Niamh
Shoshana/Susannah Blythe
Tamar
Rhoswen
Opal
Mara
Rosemary/Rosamund
Dahlia
Talia
Zelda
Esther Felicia
Zephirine
Izarra

As you can see I like my boy combos more than my girl combos which have gone all higgledy-piggledy.

Edited by la di dah, 23 November 2012 - 07:55 PM.


#13 strawberry blondes

Posted 23 November 2012 - 09:22 PM

Boys

Drew
Finn
Flynn


Girls

Cleo
Poppy
Violet
Freya


#14 Bellefin

Posted 23 November 2012 - 11:08 PM

babygirl.gif
Serafina
Allegra
Marisol
Carys


babyboy.gif  
Lewin
Marek
Jarrad

Boys names are a straight 1,2,3 in order of preference. Girls names are freaking doing my head in (I'm having a girl in a few weeks and I just keep going round in circles). *Goes off to use search function AGAIN*

#15 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 24 November 2012 - 12:22 AM

My list hasn't really changed for quite some time (though we have no plans for any more children lol)

Boys
Jack (could never use as we have a Zac)
Gabriel (could never use cause DH sucks)
Timothy (if we ever had another child this is probably what we would go with)
Darcy
Eric
Frederick
Emmett (don't think I could use thanks to stupid Twilight)


Girls
Lily
Lilith
Evangeline
Rosalie (prefer just Rose but doesn't go with our last name and don't like the other Rose names)
Claire (could never use thanks to a bad association but I love it)
Delilah
Celeste
Aurelia
Freya
Abigail


All up the main contenders would be Timothy and if DH let me Gabriel for boys, and for girls it would mainly be between Evangeline, Delilah, and Rosalie.

#16 ~buzz~

Posted 24 November 2012 - 08:26 AM

Boys
-Hudson
-Wyatt
-Memphis
-Tanner
-Dexter
-Zeke

Girls
-Makenna
-Winter
-Dakota
-Brooklyn
-Miley

#17 Bomber girl

Posted 24 November 2012 - 08:38 AM

QUOTE (lafonda @ 23/11/2012, 07:10 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Boys-

Aiden
Austin

Girls-

Abigail
Aubrey
Alexis


I have an Aiden who was going to be Alexis.

I love Lawson and Jayda

#18 littleboysmum

Posted 24 November 2012 - 09:01 AM

Boys

Henry
Miles
Spencer
Edward
William
James
Sebastian

Girls

Violet
Rose
Primrose
Audrey
Alexandra
Sabine
Freya

#19 ~damons-mum~

Posted 24 November 2012 - 10:35 AM

Favourites right now:

Boys:

Levi
Isaac
Reuben
Jobe
Atticus


Girls:
Zali
Freya
Alara
Halle


#20 tres-chic

Posted 24 November 2012 - 10:42 AM

Today, it's Katherine and Noah.

Short and sweet.

#21 lactasticmama

Posted 24 November 2012 - 10:54 AM

Not planning on another baby for 5yrs or so... but on MY (that's without the hubby's input) list I have;

Poet
Alba
Willa
Luna

Fox
West
Jagger
Reed
Alfie
Astro
Jovi

Can't think of any others at the moment.

Edited by PippityRue, 24 November 2012 - 02:03 PM.


#22 Monroe

Posted 24 November 2012 - 01:44 PM

If we were to ever have another child, which might happen in 5 years.

Girls:

Saffron
Calliope
Monroe (though, wouldn't go with DD's names)
Luna
Hero


Boys:

Romeo (this is the top boys name)
Matteo (DH's pick)
Stavros
Quade

ETA: Caius

Edited by Monroe, 24 November 2012 - 01:45 PM.


#23 Divine 35

Posted 24 November 2012 - 02:15 PM



Hmm let's see:


babyboy.gif

Nicholas
Roman
Elias
Mattias (couldn't use though)
Lucas

babygirl.gif

Gabriella
Bianca
Cassandra
Alexandra



#24 Feral_Pooks

Posted 24 November 2012 - 02:33 PM

Well, nothing on my list matters because DP ONLY likes Amy Skye and Duncan James. Which makes me do this.  mellow.gif  ddown.gif  unsure.gif  cry1.gif

But let's forget him for a moment.

in no particular order...

Juniper
Jael
Bronte
Tamsin
Suzette
Penelope
Leah
Hannah
Josephine
Beth
Adele
Imogen
Juliet

Noah
Alexander
Luke
William
Jacob
Orion
Joshua
Eric
Moses

#25 Magnus

Posted 24 November 2012 - 02:42 PM

Girls:
Freya
Imogen

Boys:
Ambrose
Jonah
Micah
Kit




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

How I learnt to relax about routines

After many routine-led, tough years, we've realised that being parenting isn't about being perfect. It isn't about following a schedule to a T.

Should you have a third child or not?

I thought our family had been complete with our two boys. I had no idea how much I needed my daughter until she was here.

Helping a toddler embrace an adopted sibling

A single parent by choice, I am preparing to adopt a second baby from Morocco. And I face a special challenge.

When pregnancy messes with your self-esteem

Pregnancy doesn't make all women feel beautiful. It certainly doesn't raise every woman's self-esteem.

Join us in The BIG nappy change

Introducing the new Coles Little Explorer Nappies! You can confidently rely on Coles Little Explorer nappies at each stage of your child's growth, so take the Big Nappy Change and try new Coles Little Explorer nappies for yourself!

Robbie Williams live tweets wife's labour

And the award for most patient woman in labour goes to ... Robbie Williams' wife, Ayda Field.

Vaccine ignorance is deadly and contagious

In the absence of credible, strong political leadership, paranoia about disease can go viral.

Parenting differently based on birth order

All children have unique personalities, but keeping birth order in mind could help when parenting.

How to get rid of the mum guilt

Motherhood and guilt seem to go hand in hand, but there are ways to focus

Paid parental leave scheme grinds to a halt

The future of Prime Minister Tony Abbott's paid parental leave scheme appears to be up in the air, despite the fact it is due to begin in less than nine months.

The devastation of foetal alcohol spectrum disorders

No one's sure how many Australians are affected by foetal alcohol spectrum disorders, but the consequences for those who are can be devastating.

The pros and cons of finding out the sex of your unborn baby

It’s often one of the biggest choices parents make during the course of their pregnancy; to find out, or not to find out, the sex of their baby before it’s born.

Toddler's awesome dress up month

Two-year-old Willow and her photographer mum, Gina Lee, made October "Dress Up Willow Month". She posted photos of Willow's costumes on her Instagram account, and her creative takes on popular culture are simply adorable.

Childhood around the world

It can be easy to assume our ideas around childhood are universal, but they are particular to where we live, as these practices show.

Best picks for baby and toddler shoes

Here's a great selection of footwear from pre-walker to walker ensuring comfort and style for growing feet.

I lost my wife and daughters to Ebola - then it came for my son

Sunday, September 21, is a day I will never forget.

The 'yucky' illness that took over my life

I have a chronic illness nobody likes to discuss. It involves toilet talk, and probably caused my miscarriage. But it needs to be talked about.

Prenatal testing: the facts

Prenatal testing is done to check if a baby has certain medical conditions before birth. Here is some important information about what the tests are for and the risks involved.

5 things to do with your baby?s old clothes

Did you think your only option for your baby?s old clothes was to pack them away or give them to the Salvos? Think again.

Why it's possible to not realise you're pregnant until the baby arrives

After hearing about 'surprise babies' born to mums who didn't know they were pregnant, it's common to ask "how did she not realise?" But experts say it's entirely possible for it to happen.

'My miracle is finally here'

How has the world continued on its pace when mine has been altered so drastically?

Dairy can help older women fall pregnant: study

Ice cream may be the ultimate comfort food, but a study suggests it could also help older women to have children.

Megan Gale goes topless for 'sexiest people' cover

Six months after a heavily pregnant Megan Gale posed nude for Marie Claire, the glowing new mum has gone topless for the cover of another magazine.

A new perspective on life from living with two diseases

A mother shares her personal story about the difficulty of living with two conditions, one of which stops her from being able to see her daughter's face.

Warning about Children's Panadol dosage

The Therapeutic Goods Administration has issued a safety advisory warning parents about confusion when using the dosing syringe supplied with Children's Panadol.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Take 'The Coles Big Nappy Change' Challenge

You could become part of our Test Drive team and win one of 200 packs of Coles Little Explorer Nappies as part of our 5-day challenge.

Win 1 of 5 Canon Powershot D30 cameras

Capture life more easily with the Canon Powershot D30. Shockproof, waterproof and dustproof, you can take it almost anywhere and shoot beautiful images, time after time. Enter now!

16 parenting truths you won't find in the baby books

I am five years into this parenting gig and I’ve learnt that sleepless nights and changing dirty nappies are child’s play.

Best and worst potty party cakes

It's nice to celebrate a child making the shift from nappies to 'big kid' undies, but do we really need a semi-realistic used toilet cake to do it? Here are some of the best and worst cakes parents have used at 'potty parties' around the world.

7 tips for a financially festive Christmas

Plan ahead - and do it now - to ensure festive season expenses don't break the bank.

'Go the F*** to Sleep' author's new book for frustrated parents

A sequel is coming soon to the 2011 hit book 'Go the F*** to Sleep' - and this time, it's about mealtimes.

Great birthday party buys from Etsy

Handmade crafts to decorate and personalise your child's next birthday - from banners to cake decorations, we've got gorgeous party finds from Etsy.

Join us in The BIG nappy change

Introducing the new Coles Little Explorer Nappies! You can confidently rely on Coles Little Explorer nappies at each stage of your child's growth, so take the Big Nappy Change and try new Coles Little Explorer nappies for yourself!

Creative storage ideas for the kids' rooms

Creative and practical storage ideas for the kids' toys and books can also add some stylish decor to your home. Visit babyology.com.au for more stylish modern finds for hip kids & parents.

Weird trend

Couple has five babies in 14 months

Julie and David Grygla weren't sure they'd ever have kids - but their dreams have now well and truly come true.

To the mum in the doctor's waiting room

Maybe the mum I saw in that waiting room, seemingly disconnected from her baby, doesn’t have the support she needs.

10 space-saving nursery ideas

Starting a family doesn't always mean moving into a bigger house - not yet, anyway.

 

What's in a name?

Baby Names

Looking for a classic name, or an unusual name? Our Baby Name Finder is for you, search or browse to refine your shortlist.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.