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#1 Carnival kid

Posted 02 February 2013 - 09:49 AM

At 31 weeks we know our new bubba will be a boy and are struggling with names.

Our DD is 2.5 named Lauren

We like names that are "normal" and not too out there, with common spellings. But also nowhere near the top of popular lists

Surname is F#s*er - like holiday village on NSW coast.

A list of names i like:

Kayden/Hayden
Declan
Damien
Brady/Brody/Bradley
Bailey
Jordan/Julian/Jeremy
Dylan
Blake
Ethan/Evan
Travis
Cameron


Ideas, Thoughts other suggestions all happily accepted lol biggrin.gif

#2 Bel Rowley

Posted 02 February 2013 - 11:06 AM

I really like the name Lauren, FWIW! My favourites from your list are Julian and Cameron, I would possibly try to avoid an 'n' ending but it's obviously what you both like.

Jeremy, while not one of my favourites, sounds good with Lauren. Ditto for Brady, Brody and Travis.

Other ideas:

Henry
Marcus
Callum
Patrick
Edward

#3 Gudrun

Posted 02 February 2013 - 11:11 AM

I like Lauren and Blake or Lauren and Jeremy.

#4 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 02 February 2013 - 11:15 AM

I like Blake & Cameron.

Lauren and Jonah
Lauren Callum
Lauren and Elias
Lauren and Caleb
Lauren and Nicholas
Lauren and Patrick



#5 chickendrumstick

Posted 02 February 2013 - 11:19 AM

Kayden/Hayden - really dislike
Declan - nice
Damien - ok
Brady/Brody/Bradley - really dislike
Bailey - ok but it doesn't seem like the type of name that would suit a grown up
Jordan/Julian/Jeremy - all nice
Dylan - lovely
Blake - great
Ethan/Evan - both nice
Travis - nms
Cameron - nice

My favourites are Blake, Julian and Cameron and I think Blake would be the best with Lauren because of the two -n endings.

Other ideas:
Luke
Max
Benjamin
Edward
Samuel
Jude
Jacob
Ryan
Christopher
Felix
Joshua
Harry
Isaac
Alexander

#6 Cranky Old Woman

Posted 02 February 2013 - 11:42 AM

Blake or Cameron

#7 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 02 February 2013 - 02:51 PM

Kayden/Hayden- Kayden is ok, Hayden is good
Declan- lovely
Damien- lovely
Brady/Brody/Bradley- love Brady, the other two are both ok
Bailey- ok
Jordan/Julian/Jeremy- Jordan is fine, Julian is lovely, I dislike Jeremy
Dylan- lovely
Blake- lovely
Ethan/Evan- love Ethan, not so keen on Evan
Travis- ok
Cameron- nice

With Lauren I would probably go for Declan, Julian, Blake or Ethan. You've got lots of nice ones though.


Suggestions:
Lauren and Andrew
Lauren and Jacob
Lauren and Isaac
Lauren and Oliver
Lauren and Alexander
Lauren and Mitchell
Lauren and Eamon
Lauren and Connor
Lauren and Oscar
Lauren and Noah
Lauren and Thomas
Lauren and Timothy
Lauren and Miles
Lauren and Darcy
Lauren and Samuel
Lauren and Harrison
Lauren and Hamish
Lauren and Patrick
Lauren and Adam
Lauren and Dean
Lauren and Christopher
Lauren and Marley
Lauren and Daniel

#8 Magnus

Posted 02 February 2013 - 02:55 PM

I like Declan, Evan or Hayden best.

#9 Mrs Crossby

Posted 02 February 2013 - 02:58 PM

Hera are some boys best name and their meanings also.
Names        Meanings
Aaron Enlightened
Abbott Father
Abel Breath
Abner Father of Light
Abraham Exalted Father
Adam Man of Earth
Addison Son of Adam
Adler Eagle
Adley The Just
Adrian, Adrien The Dark One
Aedan, Aiden Born of Fire


#10 la di dah

Posted 02 February 2013 - 03:04 PM

Kayden/Hayden - Not a huge fan, of the two I'd pick Hayden but my favourite of this rhyme-family is definitely Aidan with two A's.
Declan - Love.
Damien - Like.
Brady/Brody/Bradley - Dislike, feels very '80s.
Bailey - All the Baileys I know are girls?
Jordan/Julian/Jeremy - Jordan is unisex but I don't mind that. Julian is really nice and my favourite of the three. Jeremy is... fine.
Dylan - A bit '80s but I like it anyway.
Blake - Dislike
Ethan/Evan - Not a fan of either but especially not Evan.
Travis - Please no.
Cameron - Love if you say it with at least 2.5 syllables?

My other suggestions would be:
Aidan
Aaron
Bram
Callum
Corbin
Connor
Eli
Emmett
Ezra
Jesse
Jared
Joel
Owen


#11 FomoJnr

Posted 02 February 2013 - 03:07 PM

A lady I work with has a Lauren and a Matthew, I like how that sounds original.gif

#12 Gudrun

Posted 02 February 2013 - 03:26 PM

QUOTE (goingbatty @ 02/02/2013, 04:07 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
A lady I work with has a Lauren and a Matthew, I like how that sounds original.gif



Like Bert and Patti Newton...

#13 Gudrun

Posted 02 February 2013 - 03:26 PM

DP

Edited by Gudrun, 02 February 2013 - 03:27 PM.


#14 leo the lioness

Posted 02 February 2013 - 03:32 PM

QUOTE (Gudrun @ 02/02/2013, 04:26 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Like Bert and Patti Newton...


That was who I immediately thought of too!

From your list I'd have to say Brady seeing as that is my DS's name!


#15 Carnival kid

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:11 AM

Thanks for the thoughts and suggestions everyone... lots to think about.

A lot suggested Edward that is DH name so has to be ruled out lol biggrin.gif

#16 Peppery

Posted 03 February 2013 - 09:22 AM

I like Declan from your list

#17 FomoJnr

Posted 03 February 2013 - 10:32 AM

QUOTE (Gudrun @ 02/02/2013, 04:26 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Like Bert and Patti Newton...


Yeh I guess so!
OP strike that one of the list, wouldn't want to do that original.gif

#18 Plaxy

Posted 03 February 2013 - 12:58 PM

From your list I like Bradley, Jeremy and Cameron.

#19 kerilyntaryn

Posted 03 February 2013 - 04:51 PM

Our DD is 2.5 named Lauren


Kayden/Hayden - prefer Caden spelling, what about Brayden or Aidan
Declan  - ok
Damien - ok
Brady/Brody/Bradley - ok
Bailey - no
Jordan/Julian/Jeremy - Jeremy is nice,  Julian and Jordan ok
Dylan - good
Blake - good
Ethan/Evan - both great
Travis - ok
Cameron - nice



#20 2littledarlings

Posted 03 February 2013 - 05:31 PM

From your list I like Brody and Cameron the best original.gif

#21 Banana Pancakes

Posted 03 February 2013 - 08:49 PM

Kayden/Hayden - NMS
Declan - Love.
Damien - NMS.
Brady/Brody/Bradley - NMS
Bailey - NMS
Jordan/Julian/Jeremy -Jeremy is nice but I dont like it with Lauren
Dylan - OK
Blake - Dislike
Ethan/Evan - Love but Like Elijah or Eli more.
Travis - NMS
Cameron - Ok

What about Lauren and Max? Or Lauren and Theodore?

Edited by Banana Pancakes, 03 February 2013 - 08:51 PM.


#22 ozsuikerbos

Posted 03 February 2013 - 11:29 PM

Well I am a Lauren...and my sibling is an Aidan.

#23 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 03 February 2013 - 11:40 PM

Declan original.gif




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