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Posted 04 December 2012 - 05:54 PM
NMS , I immediatly think of Gilbert Blythe from Anne of Green Gables sorry don't think it is cool
Posted 04 December 2012 - 05:55 PM
I'm responding very positively to Gilbert. The more I think about it the more I like it.
I also like the sound of Gil as an inevitable nickname.
Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:07 PM
I love Gilbert and nn Gil or Bertie
I'm also a fan of Gideon
Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:13 PM
I have inexplicable and baseless general positivity on G names for boys. I like Gabriel/Gavriel, Gideon, Gregory, Gavin, Gareth...
...but I don't like Gilbert.
Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:22 PM
I immediately thought of Leo saying it in What's Eating Gilbert Grape. I don't hate it, but I wouldn't use it.
Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:24 PM
Hmm nop..... "What's eating Gilbert grape" comes to mind.
Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:26 PM
I wouldn't say cool but it's a good name. I actually find its NN Gil quite cool.
Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:26 PM
A friend of mine has a Gilbert and he is gorgeous so I like the name. Had I heard it before I met a Gilbert, then no, I would not have liked it.
If you love the name then use it. Everyone will always have an opinion but it should not really matter.
Posted 04 December 2012 - 07:23 PM
Is Gilbert cool?
I don't think Gilbert ever has been or ever will be cool.
Posted 04 December 2012 - 08:09 PM
I don't love Gilbert but I think it fits in with the names that are making appearances again-Arthur, Albert, Frederick. And Gilbert Blythe is a nice character.
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