Jump to content

Brace yourself, picky mumma here


  • Please log in to reply
27 replies to this topic

#1 ChickyMumma

Posted 10 December 2012 - 11:20 PM

Now that we are PREGNANT!!!!! I am scanning for names.

Babies name cant start with A E H Y N S. Cant end in A H E Y.

Prefer to contain an E and R.

We have Fern for a girl but open to other girl names and twin have not been ruled out after high levels.

Boys names we are at a loss.

PLEASE HELP!!

Edited by ChickyMumma, 10 December 2012 - 11:20 PM.


#2 Jeck

Posted 10 December 2012 - 11:44 PM

Brett

#3 ChickyMumma

Posted 10 December 2012 - 11:47 PM

QUOTE (Jeck @ 11/12/2012, 12:14 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Brett


Good one, but is my brothers name original.gif

#4 Poughkeepsie

Posted 10 December 2012 - 11:49 PM

Bert!

#5 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:12 AM

QUOTE (Lollygobbleblisbom @ 11/12/2012, 12:19 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Bert!



sad.gif

#6 2mummys2kids

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:17 AM

fred

#7 Gudrun

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:21 AM

Congratulations Picky Chicky!  I actually thought the restrictions would make this challenge easy but even with all the eliminations I come up with too many names to type (and I've only looked at boys).  Don't know your taste or what the names need to go with to inform a narrowing down.

So a random selection (boys first):

Caspar/Kasper
Carsten
Dieter
Didier
Fergus
Florenz
Gabriel
Fletcher
Jethro
Jasper/Jesper
Kiefer
Juniper
Lorenz
Larsen
Marlow
Marcel
Piers
Reid/Reed
Remo/Remus
Remiel
Raphael
Rupert
Romeo
Tiernan
Tirrell
Vernon
Perrin
Rainer
Rex
Torben
Zephyr

Edited by Gudrun, 11 December 2012 - 12:22 AM.


#8 mini mac

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:32 AM

Sorry I've gotta add Bart to pp suggestion! Hehe.

I know a guy named Bartel (pronounced Elle on the end) which is kind of cool I think.

Frederic/Frederick
Robert
Drew
Morgan (boy or girl)
Lawson
Knox
Mason
Carter

Keri
Bridget (or some version of)
Cerys/ceris/keris/karis/carys
Derris
Marian/Miriam
Vivian

Oh! This is hard trying to get the letters right. May I ask why?? Is it your surname or another reason, like not wanting the same initials as yours and others in the family, or a sound thing?


#9 mini mac

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:35 AM

Ooh I like Torben. That reminds me that Corben and Tobin were on my shortlist but DH hated them! sad.gif

#10 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:41 AM

QUOTE (Gudrun @ 11/12/2012, 12:51 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Congratulations Picky Chicky!  I actually thought the restrictions would make this challenge easy but even with all the eliminations I come up with too many names to type (and I've only looked at boys).  Don't know your taste or what the names need to go with to inform a narrowing down.

So a random selection (boys first):

Caspar/Kasper
Carsten
Dieter
Didier
Fergus
Florenz
Gabriel original.gif On the list
Fletcher original.gif On the list
Jethro
Jasper/Jesper
Kiefer
Juniper
Lorenz
Larsen
Marlow
Marcel
Piers
Reid/Reed biggrin.gif Reid is definatley on the list
Remo/Remus
Remiel
Raphael
Rupert
Romeo
Tiernan
Tirrell
Vernon
Perrin
Rainer
Rex
Torben
Zephyr


LOL I know I am crazy picky but I am sure the baby will appreciate it that I put so much though into his/her/there name/s.

#11 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:45 AM

QUOTE (minimac @ 11/12/2012, 01:02 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Sorry I've gotta add Bart to pp suggestion! Hehe.

I know a guy named Bartel (pronounced Elle on the end) which is kind of cool I think.

Frederic/Frederick unsure.gif Our dogs name is Fred, no offence to anyone else.
Robert
Drew original.gif On the list
Morgan (boy or girl)
Lawson
Knox
Mason
Carter original.gif On the list


Keri
Bridget (or some version of)
Cerys/ceris/keris/karis/carys
Derris
Marian/Miriam
Vivian

Oh! This is hard trying to get the letters right. May I ask why?? Is it your surname or another reason, like not wanting the same initials as yours and others in the family, or a sound thing?



Both our boys have E and R in their first names and A and Z somewhere in the their names. We live in a small town with 60-70% all with our surname so makes baby naming hard work.

#12 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:46 AM

QUOTE (minimac @ 11/12/2012, 01:05 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Ooh I like Torben. That reminds me that Corben and Tobin were on my shortlist but DH hated them! sad.gif



Corben is on the list

#13 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:48 AM

Okay loving Reid.... Suggestions for middle names with Z and A in them?

Zayd was one on our list but I dont think "Reid Zayd" follows

#14 Gudrun

Posted 11 December 2012 - 12:54 AM

OK, girls were easier:

Bridget
Ceridwen/Ceri
Christabel
Clover
Greer
Laurel
Oriel
Beatrix
Bellatrix
Carmen
Cerys
Clarabel
Frances
Fern
Gretel/Gretchen
Juniper
Kerstin
Lorelei
Maren
Marlies
Mariel
Maribel
Rachel
Reidun
Winter
Fleur
Pearl
Wren


#15 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:03 AM

Reid Philip P ?????? I know it has no Z or A but Iit clicked.

#16 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:05 AM

List as it stands

Seren
Lorelei
Wren
Winter  
Fern  
Brier


River
Jasper
Walter
Zavier
Reid
Gabriel
Drew
                Corbin
Greer
Carter
Usher
Fletcher

Edited by ChickyMumma, 11 December 2012 - 01:06 AM.


#17 ChickyMumma

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:09 AM

BG Reid and Fern
GG Fern and Wren
BB Reid and Walt (Walter)

I cant wait for my scan tommorrow to see how many babies original.gif

#18 Gudrun

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:24 AM

Middles with A and Z:

Lazer/Lazar/Lazarus
Ezra
Blaze
Cezary/Cezar
Zaide
Zane
Zanzibar
Zacharius/Zacheus/Zachary/Zachariah


Elza
Zandie
Zoya
Zilla/h
Zahava
Azure/Azura
Azalea
Aziza
Cinzia
Esperanza
Hepzibah
Jazmin/Yazmin
Kerenza
Enza
Zuma
Zena
Zorka
Zorica
Zuleika
Zamira
Zelda
Zadie
Zalie
Zola
Zandra
Zipporah
Zaphira
Zephyra
Zinnia
Zahara

Good luck in the morning!

ETA   Did you mean to put Greer in the boys rather than the girls?
Reid Philip goes well.

Edited by Gudrun, 11 December 2012 - 01:33 AM.


#19 FiveAus

Posted 11 December 2012 - 07:06 AM

Felix

#20 Plaxy

Posted 11 December 2012 - 08:45 AM

I do like Fern!

some others:

Bethan
Cameo
Rowan
Gwyneth
Juliet
Gwen
Ingrid
Jael
Keren
Petal
Tegan
Linnet
Mairead
Miriam
Megan
Olwen
Paget
Piper
Raquel

Rhys
Roman
Tristan
Caleb
Brock
Benedict

#21 Ange remplie

Posted 11 December 2012 - 09:13 AM

I love a good challenge like this.  Here's what I have left after everyone else's suggestions:

Beryl
Carmel
Geralyn
Lauren
Mairwen
Margaret
Merryn
Raizel (but that might be a middle name for you)

Elzira
Zaida
Zara
Zea
Ziola
Ziska
Zita

Brendan
Cameron
Gilbert
Jared
Kieran
Leander
Leonard
Oliver
Reuel
Rheo
Turien
Xavier

Zoltan


#22 pippityroo

Posted 11 December 2012 - 10:11 AM

I love the name Reed! Walt is kinda cool, I like that.

Wren & Fern are also awesome.

Good luck with your scan, and congratulations.

#23 WibbleWobble

Posted 11 December 2012 - 10:19 AM

Reid Zahn

Edited by WibbleWobble, 11 December 2012 - 10:20 AM.


#24 kerilyntaryn

Posted 11 December 2012 - 10:39 AM

za names

razilee
azaria
eliza
charlize
Elizabeth
hazel
kenzie
makenzie
kezia
lizelle
lizette
Suzanne
zayley
zahlia


ezra
Zachary
zane
blaze
chaz
cruz
denzel
enzo
Lorenzo
ezekial
Hezekiah
zebediah
zechariah

Edited by kerilyntaryn, 11 December 2012 - 10:56 AM.


#25 la di dah

Posted 11 December 2012 - 11:03 AM

I love Fern!

Girls
Wren
Raquel
Rosabel
Rhoswen
Meredith
Raven
Branwen
Beatrix

Boys
Rhett
Demetrius
Lysander
Raphael
Rex
Terence (does silent e count as ending in an e? Wasn't sure since it doesn't put an eeee sound on the end)
Fenris

Edited by la di dah, 11 December 2012 - 11:03 AM.





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

'I dearly wish my mother was here to meet the children'

The Duke of Cambridge has spoken of how he wishes he could ask his late mother for advice, disclosing his sadness that his own young family will never meet her.

'You don't look like a mother': one mum's response to ridiculous stereotypes

Motherhood "isn't an exclusive club", says blogger Gylisa Jayne.

5 things I’ve learnt about giving birth

Having had three babies in three very different ways, I feel reasonably qualified to make this statement.

Gender reveal proves it really is a dog's life

One couple has found a new way to make gender reveals even more over the top.

'I chose not to breastfeed. That doesn't make me a bad mum'

Mothers make hundreds of choices every day on behalf of their babies.

'Mummy, put your phone away': one mum's wake-up call

One of the weirdest things about your little kids getting older, I find, is when they start to be able to hold full conversations with you.

The uncomfortable truth of varicose veins 'down there'

We all know about varicose veins, but did you know you can get them on your lady parts?

Hey mama, you're doing just fine

We're in this together mamas! I salute you! Sometimes we just need to take a deep breath and realise this parenting gig is a tough one.

Babies can stand up on their own at four months

A new study is demonstrating that babies can do more than we think they can.

Postnatal depletion: what is it and how can we recover?

Some mums are left physically and emotionally depleted, with nothing left to give, long after giving birth.

Yes, I'm pregnant. No, I'm not 'about to pop.'

Somewhere in the middle of my second trimester, my body changed seemingly overnight from maybe-pregnant to obvious, undeniable baby-on-board. At the same moment, my bump moved from its cushy bubble of is-she-or-isn't-she polite discretion to a free-for-all open season of body commentary.

After 17 years of infertility, couple welcomes sextuplets

It was a long journey to parenthood and now they are an instant family of eight.

How to stop a toddler tantrum in its tracks ... with a potato

How one dad is nailing the parenting thing.

Bonds announces new personalised Zippy onesies

Now you can have your baby or toddler's name printed on their Bonds Zippys.

How 'Fakebooking' takes away from the joy of real life with kids

Let's be real. All of those pictures on social media showing perfectly coiffed and smiling children are cute, but their connection to real life with kids is tenuous at best.

 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Articles

Advertisement
 
 
 

From our network

Mum tips to keep your pre-baby budget in check

Money might be funny in a rich man's world (or so ABBA told us), but for the rest of us it's a major consideration – particularly before having a baby.

5 easy ways to make your maternity leave last longer

Maternity leave is a special time for you, your partner and your new little bundle. The last thing you want is for financial worries to stand in the way of that joy.

10 ways to keep your 'buying for baby' costs down

Becoming a parent is full of surprises – not least of all finding out that, for such small beings, babies cause a lot of chaos and expense.

5 ways to prepare to go from two incomes to one

Here are some ideas for getting that budget in shape, ready for being a one income family.

 

Baby Names

Need some ideas?

See what names are trending this year.

 
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.