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#1 MissLouise

Posted 03 December 2012 - 04:50 PM

Hi all
What do you think of these names and which do you prefer?

Dominic
Vincent
Victor
Patrick
Lloyd
Rafael

To go with sister Grace.
Thanks so much!

#2 Walkers

Posted 03 December 2012 - 04:57 PM

I like all the names on your list.
My top 2 are Lloyd and Dominic

#3 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:01 PM

My vote: a tie between Dominic and Patrick

#4 Weirdly Sane

Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:01 PM

In order of preference:

Rafael
Dominic
Lloyd
Patrick
Victor
Vincent

I think they all go well with Grace.


#5 Plaxy

Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:07 PM

All good names and fine with Grace.

My pick is Dominic, and coming next I can't separate Lloyd, Patrick and Rafael!

#6 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:23 PM

In order:

Dominic
Patrick
Vincent
...
...
Victor
...
...
...
Rafael
...
...
...
...
...
...
Lloyd (really really really dislike)

#7 la di dah

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:00 PM

In order:

Dominic - Great name. Adore this name, but while I like Nic/Nick as short form Dom doesn't do much for me.
Rafael - Love this, though while Rafael simplifies the Rafe nickname I might give the slight edge to the Raphael spelling.
Patrick - I love the name but ranked third because I can't think of a good nick.
Vincent and Victor - Tied. Like both.
Lloyd - I don't really like Lloyd, I'd prefer Levi or Wyatt or something.

#8 B.Nasty

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:15 PM

I like Dominic a lot.

Lloyd is ok. I don't mind Raphael. The rest are nms.

#9 Cranky Old Woman

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:23 PM

Dominic or Patrick

#10 greypink

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:29 PM

I like Dominic the best but I don't mind any of the others either, they're just NMS

#11 mrsshero

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:31 PM

QUOTE (greypink @ 03/12/2012, 07:29 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I like Dominic the best but I don't mind any of the others either, they're just NMS


Ditto

#12 FeralProudSwahili

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:34 PM

Patrick is great.

Lloyd is horrid.

Edited by Swahili, 03 December 2012 - 06:34 PM.


#13 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:34 PM

In order:

Dominic
Rafael but prefer Raphael spelling
Patrick
Vincent
Lloyd
Victor



#14 Kitty Fantastico

Posted 03 December 2012 - 08:41 PM

I like most of the names except for Lloyd and Victor. In order:

Dominic
Patrick
Vincent
Rafael

#15 Chyloe

Posted 03 December 2012 - 09:41 PM

Dominic or Patrick

#16 Gudrun

Posted 03 December 2012 - 10:53 PM

Wow, you ask hard questions OP.   Mighty hard to pick from that great list.   The only name I would discount is Victor.   Even though you can say the same about all the others except Lloyd maybe Dominic sounds on the religious side with Grace, but I'm really just trying to rank them.

The sibset Grace and Lloyd is kinda nice with both being monosyllabics.

Apart from that I'm loving Raphael (like this) with Grace.   OK, here goes:

Raphael
Lloyd
Patrick
Dominic
Vincent
Victor

#17 Bellefin

Posted 03 December 2012 - 11:58 PM

Vincent or Rafael I really like, the others are ok. I think Lloyd and Victor are a different sort of name to the rest. The rest are modern or classic, Lloyd and Victor are old school, like the male equivalent of all the old lady chic names that are fashionable for girls now. Not that that's a bad thing anyway.

#18 FiveAus

Posted 04 December 2012 - 04:56 AM

I love Dominic, and Vincent and Raphael are lovely too. Patrick is nice, not keen on the others though.

#19 mumma_ox

Posted 04 December 2012 - 05:18 AM

Lloyd.  Love it.  I would have shortlisted it for my little one only that I have a pet already named Lloyd.

#20 kerilyntaryn

Posted 04 December 2012 - 10:22 AM

Patrick
Dominic

#21 MissLouise

Posted 04 December 2012 - 12:07 PM

Thanks everyone!  Seems Dominic is pretty well liked and Lloyd is divisive!

Bellefin, your comments are spot on - Lloyd and Victor are actually grandfather and great grandfathers names, the rest are just ones I like!

#22 tres-chic

Posted 04 December 2012 - 12:11 PM

I absolutely love Dominic, Vincent & Patrick.

I like Lloyd for a MN.




#23 ~Peaches~

Posted 04 December 2012 - 01:50 PM

Rafael by a mile, although I prefer the spelling Raphael wub.gif


#24 Tyfle Hour

Posted 04 December 2012 - 01:55 PM

I love Vincent and Patrick.  wub.gif




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