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#1 Carnival kid

Posted 19 February 2013 - 10:52 AM

DH and I both like the name Crosby for our #2 to go with DD Lauren.

What do you think? unsure.gif

#2 Monroe

Posted 19 February 2013 - 10:57 AM

Sorry, I really don't like Crosby.

#3 B.feral3

Posted 19 February 2013 - 10:58 AM

QUOTE (Carnival kid @ 19/02/2013, 10:52 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
What do you think? unsure.gif

I think shoes.  blush.gif

#4 Bam1

Posted 19 February 2013 - 11:01 AM

Not much to be honest and I don't think it goes well with Lauren.


Posted 19 February 2013 - 11:06 AM

I don't like surnames used as christian names.

#6 Turn left

Posted 19 February 2013 - 11:12 AM

No to Crosby.  Lauren is a lovely name though original.gif

#7 blenheim

Posted 19 February 2013 - 12:02 PM

I like it original.gif

#8 Gudrun

Posted 19 February 2013 - 12:55 PM

I'm not loving it but it's alright.  I think there would be nicer names of similar style. With Lauren it neither goes nor doesn't for me.  It's just in another world.   I think of shoes.

#9 Virginmum

Posted 19 February 2013 - 01:44 PM

Bill Crosby, sorry.

#10 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 19 February 2013 - 01:48 PM

QUOTE (Gudrun @ 19/02/2013, 01:55 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I'm not loving it but it's alright.  I think there would be nicer names of similar style. With Lauren it neither goes nor doesn't for me.  It's just in another world.   I think of shoes.

Me too! They're great mate....Woof.

#11 frozie

Posted 19 February 2013 - 01:50 PM

All I think is Parenthood.

I don't actually mind the name but don't really think it goes with Lauren.

#12 Imaginary friend

Posted 19 February 2013 - 02:27 PM

doesnt really appeal to me, sorry.

#13 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 19 February 2013 - 02:46 PM

I think it's terrible as a name and with lovely Lauren.

#14 mumtobe79

Posted 19 February 2013 - 02:55 PM

QUOTE (Virginmum @ 19/02/2013, 02:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Bill Crosby, sorry.

This for me too.

#15 Bam1

Posted 19 February 2013 - 04:22 PM

Isn't it Grosby shoes and Bill Cosby, though? Probably doesn't improve the name though.

#16 pippityroo

Posted 19 February 2013 - 06:23 PM

I don't mind it. Possibly cause I like Crosby on parenthood.

#17 Gudrun

Posted 19 February 2013 - 06:28 PM

Bam, I think there's both Grosby and Crosby shoes.

#18 maryanneK

Posted 19 February 2013 - 06:55 PM

QUOTE (~THE~MAGICIAN~ @ 19/02/2013, 11:06 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I don't like surnames used as christian names.

this. also, doesn't go with lauren at all.
and also, i think of Bing Crosby straight away. Now I have "I'm dreaming of a white christmas' stuck in my head!

#19 kerilyntaryn

Posted 19 February 2013 - 09:09 PM

sorry dont like it,  doesnt go with Lauren, and first thing I thought of was parenthood

#20 Carnival kid

Posted 20 February 2013 - 09:16 AM

LOL biggrin.gif I guess we will cross that one off the list then Ha Ha...

Oh dear this is sssooooo hard sad.gif

#21 Bel Rowley

Posted 20 February 2013 - 09:22 AM

I'm thinking of Bing, not Bill (Cosby). Have only heard of Grosby shoes. Regardless, I don't like the name and don't think it's in the same league as Lauren.

#22 CCLady

Posted 20 February 2013 - 01:38 PM

Im pretty open to a lot of names, but Crosby is one I just can't seem to like.

What about Cosi or Cosmo?

#23 YodaTheWrinkledOne

Posted 20 February 2013 - 01:57 PM

QUOTE (Carnival kid @ 19/02/2013, 10:52 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
DH and I both like the name Crosby for our #2 to go with DD Lauren.

What do you think? unsure.gif

Going against the grain here, but I like it  original.gif

#24 CCLady

Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:51 PM

Im pretty open to a lot of names, but Crosby is one I just can't seem to like.

What about Cosi or Cosmo?

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