Jump to content

A sibling for Lachlan


  • Please log in to reply
14 replies to this topic

#1 SplashingRainbows

Posted 27 January 2013 - 07:00 AM

Not pregnant, just thinking about #2 and gathering ideas

I tend to like classic names that are easy to spell and pronounce. Popularity doesn't bother me either way too much although I think our favourite girls name from our first pregnancy might be too popular for me to use now.

So naming gurus - what would you suggest?



#2 calico

Posted 27 January 2013 - 09:24 AM

I know a sibset Lachlan and Benjamin.

James
David
Thomas

Grace
Emilia
Katherine

Edited by calico, 27 January 2013 - 09:58 AM.


#3 JuniPooks_

Posted 27 January 2013 - 09:30 AM

I don't know why but I thought "Lachlan and Melody". Maybe it's from a book or something? Sprung straight to mind.

Other suggestions...

Hamish
James
Mark

Grace
Ava
Olivia

#4 Just Another Cat

Posted 27 January 2013 - 09:39 AM

I love the name Lachlan. I like the sound of

Lachlan & Emma
Or
Lachlan & Daniel

#5 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 27 January 2013 - 10:05 AM

With a Lachlan I would put:

Joseph
Jonah
Elias
Jeremy

Bridget
Zara
Felicity
Kate



#6 Mama8

Posted 27 January 2013 - 10:09 AM

I have a Lachlan and his siblings are:
Michael
Benjamin
Thomas
Briannah
Caitlin and Penelope

#7 Holidayromp

Posted 27 January 2013 - 10:17 AM

Lachlan and Felicity?

#8 kerilyntaryn

Posted 27 January 2013 - 10:33 AM

Callum
Cameron
Dylan
Eamon
Rohan
Ryan
Kieran
Riley
Blake
Finlay

Amelia
Camille
Elise
Fiona
Genevieve
Imogen
Jasmine
Kristen
Miranda
Olivia
Penelope
Saskia



#9 Gudrun

Posted 27 January 2013 - 10:51 AM

Angus
Alistair
Alexander
Fraser

Elspeth
Isobel
Eleanor
Kirsty

#10 kerilyntaryn

Posted 27 January 2013 - 11:08 AM

Hamish

Taryn
Tegan
Megan

#11 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 27 January 2013 - 11:13 AM

I love Lachlan.

Suggestions:
Lachlan and Benjamin
Lachlan and Alexander
Lachlan and Mitchell
Lachlan and Oliver
Lachlan and Thomas
Lachlan and Timothy
Lachlan and Hamish
Lachlan and Henry
Lachlan and Damien
Lachlan and Harrison
Lachlan and Tobias
Lachlan and Adam
Lachlan and Elliot
Lachlan and Blake
Lachlan and Samuel
Lachlan and Sebastian
Lachlan and Ethan
Lachlan and Patrick
Lachlan and Jacob
Lachlan and James
Lachlan and Jude
Lachlan and Oscar
Lachlan and Theodore
Lachlan and Anthony
Lachlan and Xavier
Lachlan and Finlay
Lachlan and Darcy
Lachlan and Nathaniel
Lachlan and Matthew
Lachlan and Michael
Lachlan and Noah
Lachlan and Seth
Lachlan and Vincent
Lachlan and Julius
Lachlan and Isaac

Lachlan and Zara
Lachlan and Sophie/Sophia
Lachlan and Emma/Emmeline/Emily
Lachlan and Alexandra
Lachlan and Hannah
Lachlan and Amy
Lachlan and Annabelle/Annabella
Lachlan and Imogen
Lachlan and Isabelle/Isabella
Lachlan and Olivia
Lachlan and Paige
Lachlan and Samara
Lachlan and Eleanor/Eleanora
Lachlan and Annika
Lachlan and Harriet
Lachlan and Ella
Lachlan and Phoebe
Lachlan and Philippa
Lachlan and Bethany
Lachlan and Natalia
Lachlan and Madeleine
Lachlan and Erica
Lachlan and Jemima
Lachlan and Scarlett
Lachlan and Charlotte
Lachlan and Mia
Lachlan and Claire/Clara
Lachlan and Tess/Tessa
Lachlan and Maisie
Lachlan and Matilda
Lachlan and Fiona
Lachlan and Amelia
Lachlan and Jessica
Lachlan and Abigail
Lachlan and Susannah
Lachlan and Elise

#12 SplashingRainbows

Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:55 PM

Thanks for the suggestions everyone - keep them coming.

Interesting to see a few pop up repeatedly - James, Grace, Olivia, Zara - all lovely. Unfortunately James is out due to a close connection and much as I love Olivia, I'm just not sure I can do it having seen that awful childrens show based on Olivia the pig  sad.gif

I adore Grace - but am somewhat worried any daughter of mine would become a walking parody with such a name. Sadly grace I have not.

Fifi-trixibelle - thank you for such a comprehensive list. I think we must have very similar naming styles as you've managed to pick Lachlan's middle name, the second choice we had for Lachlan when he was born, our previous first choice for a girl, and a huge number of family names which we love but are too close to use.

What do you think of Dominic or Zachary?

#13 SplashingRainbows

Posted 27 January 2013 - 12:59 PM

Ok here is my list so far ...

Boys
Zachary
Dominic
Samuel
Sebastian
Oscar
Theodore
Xavier
Darcy


Girls
Zara
Emmeline
Annabel
Jemima
Audrey
Claudia
Genevieve
Vivienne

Edited by brighton14, 27 January 2013 - 02:23 PM.


#14 Gudrun

Posted 27 January 2013 - 02:48 PM

With Lachlan I choose:


Samuel
Xavier


Zara
Audrey

#15 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 27 January 2013 - 03:25 PM

Boys
Zachary- good
Dominic- very nice
Samuel- lovely
Sebastian- lovely
Oscar- nice
Theodore- lovely
Xavier- good
Darcy- lovely


Girls
Zara- lovely
Emmeline- lovely
Annabel- nice, but Annabelle is beautiful
Jemima- nice
Audrey- nice
Claudia- lovely
Genevieve- nice
Vivienne - ok

Samuel and Zara are my favourites.




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Life with anxiety

At times, I feel pretty worthless. In those moments, all I want to do is curl up into a ball and hide in the dark. I can try to quiet my mind, but it won?t shut up.

IVF leaves woman pregnant with another couple's twins

An Italian woman has been told the twins she is three months pregnant with are not hers.

'My mother-in-law found out our baby's gender behind our backs'

My husband and I mutually decided that we didn?t want to know our baby's sex before the birth, but his mother couldn't handle that.

What you need for the 'fourth trimester'

In my opinion, the first three months after the birth are the most intense. Here's what got me through that time after welcoming my baby.

Weaning a toddler off a dummy: a 15-day plan

Weaning your child off the dummy can be a traumatic experience for both of you. Here are some tips to help you through.

Choosing to be a solo parent

Two women share their stories of longing for a baby so much that they each decided not to wait for a partner before becoming a mum.

Asphyxia link another piece of the SIDS puzzle

An Australian study has uncovered information which could lead to a better understanding of why babies die from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

Rescue dog Zoey and BFF Jasper star in adorable pics

Photographer, self-professed "crazy dog lady" and mum Grace Chon takes photos of rescue dog Zoey and her 10-month-old son Jasper together. The results are just too cute. See more on Instagram @thegracechon.

The ultimate travel stroller: the Mountain Buggy nano

We tried the Mountain Buggy nano and give it an enthusiastic thumbs up. As the ultimate travel stroller, it's practical, has great features, and looks fab, too.

Mum's heartbreak as son dies in road accident

Daly Thomas and her two young sons were walking home from church on Tuesday afternoon. Her youngest son never made it.

New Kate Spade baby bag designs

Don?t adjust your screen: this bright beauty is coming to you in full colour.

Easter gifts for babies, no chocolate in sight!

If this is your little one?s first Easter you might want to mark the occasion with something a little extra special. Here are 10 Easter gift ideas, which won't harm little teeth.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Win the brand new phil&teds vibe

Check out the good looking new release of the Vibe 3 and the Verve 4-wheeler inline strollers. To celebrate their release, we have a Vibe with double kit to give away.

Baby sleep

From birth to one year and beyond, read about baby sleep, soothing techniques, routines, and sleep school experiences.

Easter gifts for babies, no chocolate in sight!

If this is your little one?s first Easter you might want to mark the occasion with something a little extra special. Here are 10 Easter gift ideas, which won't harm little teeth.

7 tips for a kid-free trip, not a guilt trip

Although I?m jumping out of my skin to take my child-free holiday, I?m dreading the goodbye. But I?m determined to make the most of it without tarnishing it with guilt or sadness about leaving the kids.

Itchibubs: clothes for babies and toddlers with eczema

Parents of children who suffer from eczema will know only too well the scratching that occurs around the clock. A new clothing range aims to help make everyone more comfortable.

Ear piercing: what age is best?

What is it that shapes our opinions on what?s an 'appropriate' age for our children to get their ears pierced? Parents share their views on how young is too young when it comes to piercing.

Caring for kids helps grandmothers stay mentally alert

Looking after grandchildren can help grandmothers ward off brain disease - but it's also possible to get too much of a good thing, researchers say.

Why I loved my third home water birth

After two water births at home, I was determined to give birth to my son the same way. I just hoped this birth would be quicker than my last two.

Revealed: 7 ways food marketers try to trick consumers

If you?re confused by food labels, you?re not alone. Next time you?re shopping for food, look out for these seven common labelling tricks.

'My mother-in-law found out our baby's gender behind our backs'

My husband and I mutually decided that we didn?t want to know our baby's sex before the birth, but his mother couldn't handle that.

 

Free Printable Activities

Keeping little hands busy

Free printable acitivity pages like colouring in, cutting, word finders, mazes, maths activities and puzzles.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.