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Posted 07 January 2013 - 03:13 PM
What are some traditional / classic boy names, with a twist? Have a large extended family of boys and looking for some inspiration!
Posted 07 January 2013 - 03:36 PM
Boys names with a twist I love:
Jasper (Although this seems to be flavour of the month at the moment)
I went for safer names though despite adoring the names above.
Edited by Bek+3, 07 January 2013 - 04:02 PM.
Posted 07 January 2013 - 03:54 PM
Classic w/ a twist, skipping straightforward classics of the William/John mold even though I like some of them too:
Posted 07 January 2013 - 05:55 PM
Posted 07 January 2013 - 06:32 PM
Harrison - I really can't see why this is such a popular name
Mitchell - love it & love the nn Mitch
Nathaniel - same as Harrison
Elliott - really like this
Alexander - really like this
Nicholas - a bit blah
Jamieson - don't like
Anthony - a bit blah, I do like Anton
Ashton - ok
Asher - girls name
Felix - I think of the cat
Theo - don't like
Jonta - reminds of of a horse
Davin - looks incomplete
Jovani - I think it sounds too soft?
Jackson - same as Harrison
Lucas - love this!
Luca - girls name
Matteo - looks incompleate
Matthias - don't hate it but nms
Matthian - looks incomplete
Nico - too nn'ish
Rico - same as Nico
Toby - a bit blah
Xavier - same as Harrison
Xander - same as Harrison
I'd consider Elliott, Alexander, Lucas or Mitchell
Sorry I thought this was your list!
I do like Gudrun's Louis & Marcus suggestion.
Edited by Kikki-B, 07 January 2013 - 06:36 PM.
Posted 07 January 2013 - 06:38 PM
Edited by **Marni**, 07 January 2013 - 06:40 PM.
Posted 24 February 2013 - 03:09 PM
Mitchell, Nicholas, Jackson, Harrison, Alexander, Xavier all used in my family.....other names really don't take my fancy, some of them maybe a bit to extreme.
What do you think of Lincoln, Alby, Dougie ??
Posted 24 February 2013 - 03:38 PM
Lincoln is good.
Alby is great but only as NN eg to Albert or Albin.
Dougie is good but only as NN to Dougal/Dougald.
Posted 24 February 2013 - 04:41 PM
Not fond of Lincoln, do like Linden, Levi, or Liam.
Dougie feels very NNish, possibly for Dougal, Dugan, or Douglas.
Alby - NN for Albus, Albin, or Albert? I like Alastair/Alaric/Alan/Alasdair as well.
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