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#1 Cinda Billy

Posted 24 January 2013 - 10:46 AM

Hi everyone,

Im after you opinion on boys names, this is our second son, our 1st son is BILLY PAUL

I really like names that you dont hear too often but not too different.
I like names like:

RYDER

DAYNE

MARLEY

my husband loves ABEL but I just cant seem to get my head around it.... what do you think and are there any other name suggestions? biggrin.gif

#2 Kiki M

Posted 24 January 2013 - 11:02 AM

From your list I like Dayne, but probably prefer it spelled Dane.

Ryder is nms. Marley reminds me of the dog.

Other suggestions:

Owen
Tate
Rhett
Elliott

#3 Gudrun

Posted 24 January 2013 - 11:12 AM

I like Abel the best but I don't think it goes that well with Billy.  

My pick of your options is Marley, but the others would be fine too. Prefer the Dane spelling.

Marley Dane makes a good combo.

#4 Cinda Billy

Posted 24 January 2013 - 11:23 AM

Thanks for your opinions.

Not sure Elliot goes with Billy LOL (BILLY ELLIOT)

I forgot to mention middle name will be Allen after my dad.
Its so hard picking names.....

#5 Gudrun

Posted 24 January 2013 - 11:30 AM

With Allen as MN I would choose Dane, maybe Ryder.  Both Marley and Abel are 'awkward' with MN Allen.


Or go Allen Ryder or Allen Dane, known as the MN.

#6 IamAuntyA

Posted 24 January 2013 - 11:53 AM

I like Abel but not with Allen as a middle name.
Ryder Allen sounds good original.gif


#7 Bel Rowley

Posted 24 January 2013 - 12:14 PM

Abel is the only one of the mentioned names I like, if I had to choose one of the others it would be Marley.

#8 tres-chic

Posted 24 January 2013 - 12:19 PM

I like Marley the best.

#9 happyapple

Posted 24 January 2013 - 12:44 PM

I heard an interesting name yesterday - Rafferty, Raff for short. My DH vetoed it straight away sadly... X

Harvey?

#10 Cinda Billy

Posted 24 January 2013 - 12:59 PM

Marley is probably my favourite, I think its such a cool name, but I worry about people thinking its a dogs name unsure.gif
Rafferty is really cool, however we have a long last name and it will be too much of a mouth full.
Im surprised about how many people actually like Abel, my husband totally loves the name.



#11 miinii

Posted 24 January 2013 - 02:32 PM

Marley is my Fav form your list original.gif

#12 ShamelesslyPooks

Posted 24 January 2013 - 02:49 PM

I love love love Abel.

#13 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:03 PM

I definitely prefer Marley but I wouldn't have a Marley and a Billy.

#14 kerilyntaryn

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:29 PM

I think Marley goes the best out of those choices but don't think it goes with Billy,  or Marlow

maybe Danny/Daniel
Jack
Jake
Charles
Henry
Harry
Leo
George
Robert
Michael


#15 Cinda Billy

Posted 08 February 2013 - 03:37 PM

Please help guys.... still after a boys name.
To go with his brother Billy.
Middle name will be Allen (after my dad) Surname is 3 syllables starting with G, So its quiet long and ends in "ON" So names like Hayden, mason, kayden etc... just dont go. I dont want a name that is really common either.
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#16 Gudrun

Posted 08 February 2013 - 04:11 PM

Wyatt
Wallace
Bryce
Rory
Vaughn
Brady
Lewis
Jarvis
Kelby
Clint
Bryant
Blake
Darby
Dempsey
Floyd
Sweeney

Edited by Gudrun, 08 February 2013 - 04:40 PM.


#17 kerilyntaryn

Posted 08 February 2013 - 09:12 PM

Charlie
Jack
Archie
Leo
Harry
Danny
George
Max
Thomas
Jamie
Owen
Theo
Robbie
Robert
Tommy
Andy
Ned
Ed

#18 little lion

Posted 08 February 2013 - 09:26 PM

Fred
Hank
Joel
Archie

#19 Plaxy

Posted 08 February 2013 - 09:34 PM

Willy Paul and

Frank Allen
Barney Allen
Geordie Allen
Nate Allen
Rafe Allen
Nico Allen

#20 Cranky Old Woman

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:17 PM

Robbie

#21 April girl

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:21 PM

If you have a Billy stay away from Dayne. Reminds me of the actor Billy Zane who has over plucked lady eyebrows.

#22 schnookaberg

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:25 PM

Marcus
Drew
Rupert
Cormac
Percy

#23 la di dah

Posted 08 February 2013 - 11:51 PM

I definitely like Abel the best of those. Not ideal with Allen though.

I would have thought Dayne and Marley were girls.

Other ideas:
Micah
Max
Michael - I like Mick and Mike as NNs.
Miles
Bram
Abram, Amos, Ambrose, Asa (still not perfect with Allen but at least don't have their own l's too like Abel Allen)
Reuben
Ronan
Rowan
Rhett
Declan
Dashiell
Dean
Dan
Damon
Dylan
Daniel


#24 Wildence

Posted 09 February 2013 - 12:04 AM

QUOTE (Kiki M @ 24/01/2013, 12:02 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
From your list I like Dayne, but probably prefer it spelled Dane.


Dane Allen sounds good to me original.gif

#25 Cinda Billy

Posted 09 February 2013 - 06:56 AM

Thanks ladies will run these past my husband, still fond of Dane and I like Tyler too but some of your suggestions are really good!It was so easy picking billy as its a family name. This time is so hard we both don't agree on anything.




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