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#1 stuck12

Posted 10 January 2013 - 05:19 AM

Ok so I am stuck on finding the perfect name for a baby boy.

I really like the following names however my favourie out of all of them is Number 1:

1. Byron - Lee
2. Caleb
3. Ryder
4. Mason

These names all have some pretty strong meanings to them. Anyone's opinion would be much appreciated. Look forward to hearing your opinions.

#2 RachealJane

Posted 10 January 2013 - 05:26 AM

I personally love Caleb so that would be my number 1.

Byron is great too.

The other two aren't as nice.

#3 B.Nasty

Posted 10 January 2013 - 05:33 AM

I only like Caleb from your list.
Ryder is a fad name of late and Byron and Mason are really nms.

Edited by Bek+3, 10 January 2013 - 05:34 AM.


#4 kerilyntaryn

Posted 10 January 2013 - 06:53 AM

1. Byron - Lee
2. Caleb
3. Ryder
4. Mason

I like Caleb the best,  not keen on the others - prefer Bryce to Byron,  prefer Ryan/Rhys to Ryder

#5 Bel Rowley

Posted 10 January 2013 - 07:04 AM

Caleb would be my choice, followed by Byron. As long as that's not meant to be Byron-Lee hyphenated, which I would not like.

#6 Imaginary friend

Posted 10 January 2013 - 08:05 AM

I love the name Caleb so that gets my vote.


Am not sure if Lee is meant to be on the list or Byron-Lee  or Lee is the surname?


Anyway  I dont mind Byron, Lee (if that was a fn choice) Mason or Ryder, they're all not quite for me but ok, none come anywhere near Caleb for me.


Am not a fan of hyphenated names at all so if it was meant to be Byron-Lee, then that one is a No from me.

#7 wish*upon*a*star

Posted 10 January 2013 - 08:14 AM

Mason is my favourite, followed by Byron (without the Lee). The other two are NMS.

#8 BronR

Posted 10 January 2013 - 08:24 AM

Byron is the clear winner for me with Caleb a distant second.

Mason is NMS and I REALLY DISLKE Ryder.

#9 Harmonica

Posted 10 January 2013 - 08:28 AM

Byron is lovely - I know two younger boys with that name! Go with the one you love.

#10 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 10 January 2013 - 10:57 AM

Byron, Caleb and Mason are all great but I'm not keen on Byron-Lee or Ryder.



#11 Kikki-B

Posted 10 January 2013 - 11:10 AM

Going against the grain here....
1. Ryder but I do agree it is a fad name and Rhys and Ryan are much nicer
2. Byron
3. Mason - I don't really like this name but prefer it over Caleb
4. Caleb - I think this is an awful name, sorry!

Edited by Kikki-B, 10 January 2013 - 11:11 AM.


#12 kerilyntaryn

Posted 10 January 2013 - 11:54 AM

Bryson would be ok too,  Byron is ok but not Byron-Lee - sounds too feminine

Byron Lee as a middle is ok

Edited by kerilyntaryn, 10 January 2013 - 11:55 AM.


#13 BlueUnicorn

Posted 10 January 2013 - 12:00 PM

Mason.

As per pp I love Bryce, but Byron not so much.  Lee is cool though.

#14 MrsLexiK

Posted 10 January 2013 - 12:04 PM

QUOTE (stuck12 @ 10/01/2013, 06:19 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Ok so I am stuck on finding the perfect name for a baby boy.

I really like the following names however my favourie out of all of them is Number 1:

1. Byron - Lee
2. Caleb
3. Ryder
4. Mason

These names all have some pretty strong meanings to them. Anyone's opinion would be much appreciated. Look forward to hearing your opinions.


I love Mason and like Ryder I am not too fond of the other 2. As someone suggested Bryson wouldn't be to bad, I think I don't really like Byron as I just think Byron Bay.  I also dislike Caleb because I knew a mean Caleb when I was younger.  I don't think Ryder is a fad name, I know a 20 year old with this name.

#15 Gudrun

Posted 10 January 2013 - 12:28 PM

I would rank them as you have though I'm not particularly keen on Mason.

The Lee as a MN for Byron is good, the hyphen is a hindrance.

#16 Magenta_

Posted 10 January 2013 - 12:52 PM

Hi there,

I really like your #1 Byron.  Not a fan of the others sorry.

Good luck!
Magenta




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