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#1 RachealJane

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:31 PM

So we have Sophie Jane already and I thought of Ruby June last night now that we know we're having another girl, what do you think?


#2 ani1

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:34 PM

Love Ruby but not with June. Just does not sound nice to me .

#3 deedee15

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:38 PM

Same as previous poster, love Ruby, but not with June, sorry.

#4 Jenflea

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:42 PM

I love Ruby but I think June sounds old and dated and more of my mother's generation, sorry.
Are you wanting to use June as a matching name with your first daughter?

#5 ~ky~

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:49 PM

Ruby June is beautiful - especially if you have a family reason for using June.

Honestly, how often are kids middle names used when they're not in trouble?

Our Ruby was Ruby Leisha ...

#6 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:49 PM

Not a fan of either name, sorry - and particularly not in combination.

If anything, I would keep the MN June and find something a lot less common as a FN.

#7 RachealJane

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:49 PM

Yeh that's what I was thinking, make it similar.

What about Ruby Eloise?

#8 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:55 PM

I don't mind June but not with Ruby.

Love Ruby Eloise.

#9 Gudrun

Posted 29 December 2012 - 08:56 PM

It's sorta OK but I'd prefer Ruby Jean (to contrast the vowel sound).

#10 cattivo lupo

Posted 29 December 2012 - 09:01 PM

My sons go to school with a girl called Ruby Tuesday, they think that is a totally cool name original.gif.  Ruby June seems along those lines.  I quite like it.

#11 PureBliss

Posted 29 December 2012 - 09:07 PM

I have always loved Ruby Kate. But that goes away from your "J" middle name theme.

#12 Super Cat

Posted 29 December 2012 - 09:27 PM

I like Ruby June.

#13 Great Dame

Posted 29 December 2012 - 09:28 PM

I like it too.

#14 kerilyntaryn

Posted 29 December 2012 - 10:56 PM

is June a family name

is ok

other similar middles

Jean,
Jade
Joan


Sophie and Ruby are ok,  Sophie and Lucy would be nice too

#15 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 29 December 2012 - 11:01 PM

I prefer ruby jean as per pp suggested.

#16 Magnus

Posted 29 December 2012 - 11:02 PM

I think it's lovely, but too matchy with your other daughter's middle name.

#17 4kidlets

Posted 29 December 2012 - 11:48 PM

I agree with Magnus - Ruby June sounds fine to me but I wouldn't have two DDs with mn's  Jane and June.I know it's only matchy mn's not first names but too cutesy for me
And Ruby goes well with most middle names, I'd pick a different mn.

#18 4kidlets

Posted 29 December 2012 - 11:49 PM

I agree with Magnus - Ruby June sounds fine to me but I wouldn't have two DDs with mn's  Jane and June.I know it's only matchy mn's not first names but still too cutesy for me
And Ruby goes well with most middle names, I'd pick a different mn.

#19 RachealJane

Posted 30 December 2012 - 06:49 AM

Thanks for your replies.

June is not a family name, I just liked that it was a bit matchy but still cute, or so I thought Tounge1.gif

Don't like Jean and can't do Jade as already one in the family.

Will keep thinking...

#20 Kikki-B

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:19 AM

I quite like June but some other four letter J names that come to mind are

Jill
Jada
Jena
Jess
Jude
Jodi (maybe not with Ruby though)

I'm not a huge fan of the name Ruby but that's only because I know a horrible one and she is enough to put me off that name for life! I would pick a different first name and keep the cute J theme going.

Good luck!

#21 Pssst...

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:35 AM

I know a Ruby Joy and I think that works well

#22 jtsmith83

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:45 AM

Lol.. at Ruby Tuesday!  It does sound super cute but it's actually the name of a chain of restaurants in the USA.  Maybe the parents were huge fans lol biggrin.gif

Edited to say - It's also the name of a Rolling Stones song, so maybe they were RS fans, I know I am wink.gif

By the way I love the name Ruby, I considered it if my last baby was going to be a girl (ended up having another boy) - I chose Ruby Ramona biggrin.gif  Too matchy for some but I loves it biggrin.gif

Edited by jtsmith83, 30 December 2012 - 07:48 AM.


#23 JuniPooks_

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:52 AM

Sounds gorgeous! I have the CCR song "Susie-Q" going in my head, except "Oh Ruby June, oh Ruby June..." Big thumbs up from me OP.

#24 Magenta_

Posted 30 December 2012 - 06:07 PM

Hi there,

I think Ruby June sounds pretty.  A friend has a Ruby Jean which I think is lovely too.

Good luck!
Magenta

#25 jm3

Posted 30 December 2012 - 06:09 PM

My friend has twins Ruby and June!





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