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#1 sophiebbear

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:17 PM

I quite like the name Blair for a little boy.
Until someone said they instantly associate Blair with being a girl??
Interested in your opinions??

#2 Gudrun

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:18 PM

True unisex for me.

#3 Expelliarmus

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:19 PM

Boy

#4 Silver Girl

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:20 PM

I think of it as a boy's name and have never thought of it as a girl's name before. I like it.

#5 eachschoolholidays

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:21 PM

I have taught a Blair.  He was male.

#6 Nepheline

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:21 PM

Girl

#7 wish*upon*a*star

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:22 PM

Since Gossip Girl I go to girl first but still see as unisex

#8 JustOneMorePlease

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:24 PM

I definitely think boy.


#9 Sif

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:24 PM

I tend to think boy.

#10 ani1

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:26 PM

Boy

#11 lafonda

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:26 PM

Unisex

#12 B-B-M

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:26 PM

I always thought Boy - until i saw Gossip Girl and it was used as a girls name. Now i'd say unisex.

#13 TwoHeadedGirl

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:26 PM

QUOTE (strawberrypie7 @ 24/01/2013, 09:22 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Since Gossip Girl I go to girl first but still see as unisex


This for me! I love the name though, for boy or girl!

#14 skylark

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:26 PM

I think it is a feminine boy name. NMS, as they say.

#15 jessa86

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:26 PM

Traditionally it is a male Scottish name. I love it as a boys name, hate it when I hear it on a girl.

My DS2 is Blair.

#16 *Finn*

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:27 PM

Boy. But I have never actually met a Blair before .

#17 bubmakes3

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:30 PM

I say boy but I don't watch Gossip Girl so didn't know it was a girls name there. I guess it's like Elliot and Reece in that respect.


#18 tres-chic

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:31 PM

The one Blair I know is a Scottish guy, so I think boy.

#19 kerilyntaryn

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:33 PM

I know a Blair in her 30's

#20 Ianthe

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:34 PM

Clearly everyone is too young to remember the female Blair from The Facts of Life!

I do think of it as a male name though.

#21 Mrs Lannister

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:35 PM

I know 2. One of each. I would say boy

#22 kerilyntaryn

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:35 PM

boy

#23 sa5ha

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:41 PM

Definitely boy. Quite cute as a boys name. NMS at all as a girls name.

#24 ~shannon~

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:48 PM

Boy

#25 ubermum

Posted 24 January 2013 - 09:50 PM

Both.

I know a young boy called Blair, but I also grew up watching "The Facts of Life".




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