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Need a boys name to match DDs name
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Posted 09 February 2013 - 05:23 PM
Can you please help my husband and I agree on a boy's name we would both like? We're not pregnant but TTC.
Our DD is Rosemary and we want something to match it.
My husband has okay'd
But has refused
Edward (thanks Twilight, even though my grandfather is called this)
Now the names he has approved don't jump out at me hugely. I want something 'old world' but not so old world people will think he's going on 90.
Any suggestion would be great thanks!
Posted 09 February 2013 - 05:27 PM
I've got a friend who wants to call her son Edwin, but I think it might be a bit old mannish.
Call him Henry and use Harry as the nickname, like Prince harry does. Win win then!
Posted 09 February 2013 - 09:03 PM
I second Marcus. Others:
Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:10 PM
Harry - nice
Owen - goes great
Thomas - nice
James - love it
Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:22 PM
Darcy Nathan or Nathaniel
It depends what your last name is too, sometimes the first name just doesn't go with a surname.
Posted 09 February 2013 - 10:28 PM
Love Harry and Owen out of your names. James is too overdone.
Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:57 AM
I know siblings Rosemary and Gideon. Pretty good sibset?
Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:02 AM
I like Harry as well but not as much as J, T or O
Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:05 AM
My first thought was Henry! D'oh...
Thomas or James would go really well with Rosemary, too! I don't know if you call her a nickname but Rosie and Jimmy is kind of cute!
Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:06 AM
Edited by cinnabubble, 10 February 2013 - 10:07 AM.
Posted 10 February 2013 - 12:14 PM
I think Owen is best with Rosemary from your list of names you can use.
Rosemary and Julian/Julius
Rosemary and Sebastian
Rosemary and Alistair
Rosemary and Theodore
Rosemary and Marcus
Rosemary and Darcy
Rosemary and Elliot
Rosemary and Vincent
Rosemary and Phillip
Rosemary and Patrick
Rosemary and Spencer
Rosemary and Leonard
Rosemary and Atticus
Rosemary and Christian
Rosemary and Lewis
Rosemary and Quinlan
Rosemary and Francis
Rosemary and Eric
Rosemary and Alec
Rosemary and Tobias
Rosemary and Harrison
Rosemary and Michael
Rosemary and Christopher
Rosemary and Andrew
Rosemary and Murray
Rosemary and Adam
Rosemary and Damien
Rosemary and Paul
Rosemary and Fraser
Rosemary and Daniel
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