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Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:34 AM
Hello! I'm just wanting to know people's opinions on the name Jett.... I love it but hubby thinks its a bit bogan... What do u think?Thanks
Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:38 AM
I like it. I prefer just the one t though.
I don't think it's particularly bogan.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:39 AM
My son goes to school with a Diesel, and his older brother is Jett. He gets the nickname Jetty.
It suits him
Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:44 AM
For a boy or a girl?
For a girl I like it as a nickname for Juliette.
For a boy, I'd prefer Jet, as in the stone, as it feels simpler and more akin to Jasper and Flint etc. Two t's seems fussy to me.
I do like it as a nn for Jethro but not that many people are all that fond of Jethro.
For a girl Jett is okay, I think some are named after Joan Jett, but it does make me think of Jettas, which are a car I would not name a kid after.
On both genders I prefer it as a nickname.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:51 AM
I don't like it and I tend to agree with your husband.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 11:56 AM
Its a common name in my area and while it has grown on me I class it as an 'unique' name so therefore nms.
Edited by Banana Pancakes, 12 December 2012 - 11:58 AM.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 12:04 PM
I met a few children with the name in my past working life and because of that I too have to put in the bogan box
Posted 12 December 2012 - 12:04 PM
There's a Jett in DS2's class.
He gets "Jetty" too.
Gorgeous kid and the name suits him well.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 12:31 PM
I really like the Dutch Jet/Jette/Jetta (pn yet,yetta) for a girl.
But the trendy Jett for a boy leaves me a bit cold. Maybe I could get used to it if it endured, I dunno. But my guess is it won't endure.
Edited by Gudrun, 12 December 2012 - 12:32 PM.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 12:39 PM
Im considering it as a middle name. Will decide once its confirmed im having a 3rd son
Posted 12 December 2012 - 12:39 PM
one time a friend of mine was workshoping names when we were in a group.
they said "Jett"
another friends husband piped up with this "better hope your kids not fat... or they will be called Jumbo Jett all their life"
Jett instantly went in the NMS list for everyone.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 12:46 PM
I like it. Jet and Jett both look fine to me. I know a 4 year old named Jett.
Posted 12 December 2012 - 01:00 PM
I know too many dogs with that name ever to give it to a child
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