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#1 Kas86

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:32 PM

Hi All,


My partner is half Turkish and we are expecting baby #1 in September. We really want it to have a Turkish name as he and his three brothers all have Turkish names.



Just thought I would out something up to see what we got back. We have been googling like crazy and going through all his extended family for names too!


I think we have girl name picked.... just not sure about any boy names. shrug.gif



little help would be appreciated!!



Thanks!!

#2 la di dah

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:47 PM

Tarik/Tariq
Adem
Aydin if you don't mind people thinking you've re-spelled Aidan.
Iskender

#3 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:47 PM

http://www.behindthename.com/names/usage/turkish

Edited by fifi-trixibelle, 16 January 2013 - 12:49 PM.


#4 Gudrun

Posted 16 January 2013 - 12:47 PM

I'm pretty ignorant on the topic of Turkish names but does Emir fit?  I like the sound of it.

#5 MotherClucker

Posted 16 January 2013 - 03:02 PM

http://www.behindthename.com/name/ufuk

Not that one!!

#6 Kas86

Posted 16 January 2013 - 04:09 PM

Thanks!!


Bub will have an Uncle Aydin, as well as Naci. Partners name is Mikail.....



We like Ayla for girl and was half leaning towards Malek for boy but totally open to suggestions! keep them coming!! biggrin.gif  biggrin.gif

#7 vanessa71

Posted 16 January 2013 - 05:53 PM

I am no expert on Turkish names, but here are the names of some people I went to school with, that were Turkish. I know you said you think you have a girl name pipcked, but I will list those anyway. original.gif

Boys

Ilkay
Tolga
Sinan
Harkan
Mesut


Girls

Ilknur
Feliz
Kafiye
Gul



#8 cinnabubble

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:05 PM

Aylin?

#9 Magnus

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:10 PM

I really like PPs suggestions of Aylin and Iskender.

#10 Kas86

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:17 PM

Really like Aylin too! Our dogs name is Mavi which is the Turkish word for the colour blue...
It's so hard picking a name let alone one that u aren't sure if u are even pronouncing right!!
Thank u everyone for your suggestions. original.gif

#11 Gudrun

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:22 PM

Yildiz?

#12 kerilyntaryn

Posted 16 January 2013 - 09:38 PM

Aydin
Ayla
Canan
Ceren
Denice
Kara
Suzan
Eda
Kader
Kadri
Zehra
Aziza
Cari
Elma
Esma
Harika
Isra
Melika
Meryem
Onan
Rashida
Reyha
Reyhan
Sarila
Savas
Seda
Selim
Turan
Yas
Yesim
Zeki
Zerrin


#13 KeepTheFaith

Posted 16 January 2013 - 09:48 PM

I've got one to stay away from, for obvious reasons.

A girl I went to school with - she was the nicest person, and so kind to everyone, but her school years were hell as her parents named her Dudo.

EVERY kid who wanted to give her crap instantly went to "doo doo", with most kids then going on to some sort of dog poo reference. Poor kid sad.gif




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