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#1 Pipri

Posted 20 February 2013 - 01:17 AM

Boys

Jay Landon
Landon Jay
Jay William
Landon William

Jay and William are family names Landons one we like. (first name will not be William)



Girls

Beth Louise (not short for anything)
Hailey Louise (DH prefers Hayley spelt with an I)
Hailey Elizabeth
Hailey Jay
Molly Louise
Molly Jay
Molly Elizabeth
Indy Louise (no not short for anything DH doesnt like the longer versions)
Indy Elizabeth

Lousie, Elizabeth and Jay are family names (will only be used as middle names!)


We already have DS Riley and DD Piper although im not fussed on a great sibset I just want to like their names on their own original.gif

Thanks original.gif

Edited by Pipri, 20 February 2013 - 02:03 AM.


#2 amesv

Posted 20 February 2013 - 04:27 AM

I really like Indy for a girl, prefer Indy Louise over Indy Elizabeth. For I boy my favourite is  Jay Landon

#3 José

Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:15 AM

I prefer the girls names in the order you have listed them. No real prefetence with ur boys names


#4 kerilyntaryn

Posted 20 February 2013 - 08:43 AM

Jay Landon 2nd
Landon Jay - prefer Logan to Landon - sounds like landing
Jay William - 1st
Landon William

what about Liam as a fn Liam and Riley go great.  Jayden would be nice too -  has the family connection Jayden William would be lovely

Beth Louise (not short for anything) nice,  doesnt go with sibset
Hailey Louise  - I only like the Hayley spelling - otherwise HAIL,  too many L'sounds
Hailey Elizabeth - nice,  goes ok with sibset
Hailey Jay - ok  Hayley Jayda or Hayley Jaydelle/Jaydel nice
Molly Louise - too many l's, Molly doesnt go with sibset
Molly Jayda - ok
Molly Elizabeth ok
Indy Louise - nice
Indy Elizabeth - goes well with sib set

Eloise as a mn too would be nice

I think names like Jordan, Drew, Emerson, Camryn, Reece, Aubrey, Jayden, Leighton, Morgan, Rowan, Blair, Elliette go better with the sibset

#5 Gudrun

Posted 20 February 2013 - 01:15 PM

I confidently pick Jay Landon and Beth Louise original.gif


Good Luck!

#6 Queen Yoda

Posted 20 February 2013 - 02:04 PM

Favourites out of the list you gave

Landon William

Hailey Louise OR  Hailey Elizabeth



#7 staceyrnz

Posted 20 February 2013 - 02:41 PM

Love Jay William and Indy Elizabeth.  Not a fan of Landon, Beth or Molly.

#8 strawberry blondes

Posted 20 February 2013 - 02:53 PM

Landon Jay

Molly Elizabeth

#9 mysonsmum

Posted 20 February 2013 - 02:55 PM

Landon Jay & Indy Louise are my favorites original.gif

#10 Pipri

Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:38 PM

Thanks for the replies original.gif like I said im not fussed on the perfect sibset I just want to love all their names individually original.gif

Jay will not be lengthened at all its a family name and adding letters defeats the point in using it for me plus love it as is original.gif

Kerilyntaryn I really dislike liam but love some of your suggestions at the end original.gif alot are my style!!!!

Edited by Pipri, 20 February 2013 - 07:09 PM.


#11 BadCat

Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:45 PM

Hailey Jay or Landon Jay.

#12 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:49 PM

I like Landon Jay, Beth Louise, and Molly Elisabeth  original.gif

#13 Girlo

Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:57 PM

If DS had been a girl he would have been Molly Elizabeth!!

Although for me, Molly is the family name.

#14 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 20 February 2013 - 07:47 PM

Landon Jay and Beth Louise are the best for me.

I definitely wouldn't use Hailey with Riley.

#15 Plaxy

Posted 20 February 2013 - 09:41 PM

My favourites are Jay William and either Beth Louise or Molly Louise

#16 Pipri

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:10 PM

Thanks for everyones replies

Our fave name for boys is Jay at this stage but we are both happy with either Jay or Landon (nice to agree lol)
(im liking Jay William)

My fave girls name is Molly Elizabeth hubbys is Hailey Louise or Hailey Elizabeth

Prob is I dont like Hailey and he doesnt like Molly lol oh dear
We both like Beth and Indy. We are both a bit headstrong and would like our fave name....shame we dont have the same fave like the boys name original.gif
Might have to go into it with a few girls names and if we have a girl then see what suits her? Dont really like that idea but then we are both happy our fave names arent discounted. At least we have 2 other names we both like original.gif

Any more opinions on the names are greatly appreciated thank you original.gif

Oh and might have a talk to DH about Hailey Louise it is a bit of a mouthful Hailey Elizabeth sounds a bit better I think

#17 kerilyntaryn

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:45 PM

sounds like you both like the ly/ley ending for the girls name - is there any others you may consider

Milly
Holly
Ashley
Carly
Emily
Amy
Kayley

Natalie, Rosalie

#18 Pipri

Posted 22 February 2013 - 11:33 PM

Thanks for the suggestions original.gif

I adore Milly! Might have to run it past DH I mentioned it last pg but not this one!
Holly was what Piper was going to be for a while but we live in a small town and theres soo many now!
Ashley I like it but we know a few male Ashelys so hubby doesnt like it
Love Carly but a bit close to another family member
Emily NMS
Amy LOVE it bu DH doesnt sad.gif
Kayley is gorgeous but cant use it sadly
Didnt realise we tended to go for "ey" sounding names! original.gif
From your last list I keep thinking about Reece!! its really growing on me original.gif (dont think DH will like it though)

Thanks so much!!! original.gif




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