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#1 MrsKLP

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:20 PM

We're thinking of the name Flynn for our second child due in May. No thoughts on a middle name yet, but I'm after some feedback on Flynn. Does anything come to mind when you think of that name?

Thanks in advance for your replies. :-)

#2 JuliaD

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:22 PM

I like it original.gif

No thoughts other than that...

#3 galba

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:28 PM

Like it a lot!

#4 4boys4me

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:29 PM

My DS2 comes to mind.  wink.gif Flynn Patrick
Love the name and only know of one other Flynn who is 23!!

#5 la di dah

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:29 PM

It makes me think of Errol Flynn. And I don't like Errol Flynn. But I'd probably be fonder of Flynn if I didn't dislike Errol so much.

It does remind me of Finn/Finnian/Finnegan etc. which I like more. I also like Flint (seeing it as like Jasper or Ruby) but most people don't so I should probably show myself out.

#6 MrsKLP

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:47 PM

La di dah - when you say you don't like Errol Flynn do you mean you don't like name EF, or you don't like the man who was EF?

#7 Therese

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:49 PM

I don't mind Flynn. And I really like Flynn Patrick 4boys4me original.gif

#8 la di dah

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:58 PM

QUOTE (MrsKLP @ 30/12/2012, 08:47 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
La di dah - when you say you don't like Errol Flynn do you mean you don't like name EF, or you don't like the man who was EF?

I don't like the man Errol Flynn and it sorta taints it for me. I like Finn enough to freely admit I'd probably like Flynn too if I didn't have that association. (Though Flynn is a bit more surname-y and that's not really my thing).

And I like Fox, so yeah. original.gif

As far as the name Errol Flynn, I can't say I'd rush out to choose Errol. Flynn as a middle name, Errol Flynn SomethingElse, would be interesting, but I tend to like 1 syllable middles like that.

#9 TarneeW

Posted 30 December 2012 - 07:59 PM

Flynn would have been the name we would have chosen if DD was a boy. We didn't use it for DS2 as my eldest had a friend Flynn at the time and DH wouldn't use it at the time because of the association.

We are having no 4 and Flynn is one of our front runners if bub is a boy.

So yes, I like it biggrin.gif

#10 kerilyntaryn

Posted 30 December 2012 - 08:32 PM

it's ok

#11 Gudrun

Posted 30 December 2012 - 10:23 PM

I like it. Short and spiffy!

#12 piggyp

Posted 31 December 2012 - 06:19 AM

I love it!

Can't use it because my sister has a Fin, but otherwise it would be top of our list!

#13 miinii

Posted 31 December 2012 - 07:20 AM

i like Flynn original.gif

#14 greypink

Posted 31 December 2012 - 07:26 AM

I like it original.gif

#15 MrsKLP

Posted 31 December 2012 - 07:51 AM

Thanks for the responses ladies. :-)

#16 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 31 December 2012 - 11:25 AM

I love Flynn, it's on my list original.gif

#17 ~Peaches~

Posted 31 December 2012 - 08:40 PM

I really like it original.gif

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