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#1 T&K

Posted 13 February 2013 - 10:54 AM

Otto
Claude
Claudio
Gideon
Gilbert
Lincoln

Dd1 Freya
Ds1 Leo

Honest thoughts please, really want his name to be non faddish and gorgeous.
Will probably wait til he arrives before naming but I am really afraid of still not agreeing on anything. These are names dh and I both agree on but or some reason he really dislikes Gilbert!

Please add any more names that come to mind when reading my list!

#2 FlamingoG

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:02 AM

Ooh, Gideon! Would sound lovely with his siblings. I like all those options, bar Lincoln.

Rowley? Short for Roland?





#3 T&K

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:08 AM

Thanks FlamingG, I really love Roland, unfortunately I love lots of R names. Problem is we have a one syllable surname beginning with R!

#4 FlamingoG

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:15 AM

Naturally, now I can only think of R names!

Or Miles?

#5 librablonde

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:19 AM

Otto- nope
Claude-nope
Claudio- possibly
Gideon-ADORE this one
Gilbert- like
Lincoln-nope

I'm on team Gideon all the way original.gif

#6 Clarial

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:28 AM

Claudio appeals to me and can be shortened to Claude if he wanted to later?

as an aside I really like the name you chose for your daughter too :-)

Good luck OP

#7 Banana Pancakes

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:31 AM

Im not really fan of any of your names on your list but if I had to chose it would be Gilbert.

What about Miles, Theodore or Elliott?

Edited by Banana Pancakes, 13 February 2013 - 11:31 AM.


#8 Gudrun

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:32 AM

I like Otto, Claude, Gideon and Lincoln from your list.  

To go with the sibset I would pick Claude.  Second pick Otto.

#9 José

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:32 AM

My top picks are gideon and Lincoln.

#10 Z-girls rock

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:33 AM

Otto - LOVE
Gilbert - LOVE even more wub.gif

#11 PeppermintBlondie

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:51 AM

I really like all of these other than Lincoln. Claude is my absolute favourite and I think it's great with your other kids' names.

#12 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:52 AM

Interestingly I like your current kids names, but nothing on your list.



#13 FeralGreyReindeer

Posted 13 February 2013 - 11:55 AM

Otto is my fantasy boy's name but I could never use it with our boring, white bread, Anglo surname. I am dying for someone to use it as I couldn't. Second pick from your list would be Gideon, closely followed by Gilbert.

#14 ~spirited~

Posted 13 February 2013 - 12:02 PM

QUOTE (T&K @ 13/02/2013, 11:54 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Otto
Claude
Claudio
Gideon
Gilbert
Lincoln

Dd1 Freya
Ds1 Leo

Honest thoughts please, really want his name to be non faddish and gorgeous.
Will probably wait til he arrives before naming but I am really afraid of still not agreeing on anything. These are names dh and I both agree on but or some reason he really dislikes Gilbert!

Please add any more names that come to mind when reading my list!


Hmmm I really like Otto but not sure about Leo and Otto. I like Claude and Gilbert.

What about Dashiell, Lucien or Tobias?

#15 kerilyntaryn

Posted 13 February 2013 - 01:45 PM

Otto
Claude
Claudio
Gideon - nice
Gilbert - ok
Lincoln - nice, but I think you should have another starting letting than L

Dd1 Freya
Ds1 Leo

probably stick with 2 syllables

Oscar
Ellis
Robert
Clinton
Bennett
Theron
Owen
Gavin
Evan
Hayden
Rowan
Callum
Harley
Harvey
Harry
Henry
Vincent
Emmett
Garett
Gareth
Deon
Aidan
Tristan


others not 2 syllables

Oliver
Everett
Niles
Miles
Elliott
Simeon
Blake
Cole
Julian
Drew
Max
Kyle
Dean
Scott
Damien
Sean

#16 T&K

Posted 13 February 2013 - 01:49 PM

Thanks so much everyone! We do have a little while yet so hopefully something will just stick!





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