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#1 buba4

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:47 PM

Looking for opinions on baby boys name, Dougie / Duggie? What does everyone think??

#2 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:52 PM

I like Douglas NN Doug or Dougie, but don't like diminutives as full names.

I personally would not spell it Duggie at all.

#3 Acidulous Osprey

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:58 PM

The spelling Duggie is problematic.  I'd not use it.

#4 Musk Sticks

Posted 21 February 2013 - 08:58 PM

I would definitely spell it Dougie as a NN for Douglas.

I would not spell it "Duggie" as in "dug" a hole.

#5 Iliketoflounce

Posted 21 February 2013 - 09:06 PM

DH is a Douglas he Doug or Dougie

#6 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:06 PM

I don't even really like it as a nickname, let alone a full name. The Duggie spelling also looks very odd.

#7 la di dah

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:20 PM

I like Dugan slightly more than I like Douglas.

I don't particularly like Doug, and I really don't like Dougie/Duggie. Is it Duh-gee or doo-gee or one of each?

#8 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:29 PM

I like Douglas nn Doug or Deegan which sounds similar but different. Don't like the spelling Duggie I just think Druggie or Doggie.

#9 Pipri

Posted 21 February 2013 - 10:32 PM

Really NMS but would go with Dougie

I relly dont like the look of Duggie it looks wrong


#10 kerilyntaryn

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:16 PM

sorry dont like either - although Dougie a little better - Douglas or Dougal would be better as a full name though

#11 Dowager fancie

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:23 PM

I think Douglas is a great name.

Dougie/Duggie aren't.

#12 Magnus

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:39 PM

Sorry, neither are my style.

But I do like PPs suggestion of Dougal.

#13 Gudrun

Posted 21 February 2013 - 11:47 PM

Only as NN to Dougal, Dugald or Dougald.

#14 José

Posted 22 February 2013 - 03:17 AM

I thought douggie was doo-gee. I dislike that  and duggie.

#15 emlis22

Posted 22 February 2013 - 08:16 AM

Teach me how to Dougie! That's all I think of sorry.

Dougal on the other hand is one of my very favourite names.

#16 Bel Rowley

Posted 22 February 2013 - 08:28 AM

QUOTE (Dabri @ 21/02/2013, 09:52 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I like Douglas NN Doug or Dougie, but don't like diminutives as full names.

I personally would not spell it Duggie at all.

This. Dougal is good too.

#17 Imaginary friend

Posted 22 February 2013 - 10:12 AM

I dont really like the name Douglas but it is a reasonable sensible name albeit now dated.

I dont think Dougie works as a stand alone name - and Duggie just looks wrong.

#18 buba4

Posted 24 February 2013 - 03:11 PM

Appreciate peoples honestly, perhaps back to the drawing board for me sad.gif

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