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#1 Courtnbub

Posted 29 August 2019 - 12:56 PM

We are expecting a little boy and we have narrowed it down to Henry, Liam and Elliot. Which name do you prefer?

Also, our last name starts with a G and ends in a NEY, so would Henry G___ney be too rhymy? My husband thinks it isn't a problem (his sister is Jamie and she never had an issue) and I think it sounds a bit weird together. What do you guys think?

Thanks in advance!

#2 JomoMum

Posted 29 August 2019 - 01:00 PM

I’m very mindful of rhymey names too. It’s causing issues with us finding a boys name also!

In order, Liam (I love this), Elliot and Henry.

#3 kerilyntaryn

Posted 29 August 2019 - 01:42 PM

I like them in this order Liam, Elliot then Henry. I think Henry would be ok with your surname

#4 majirlo

Posted 29 August 2019 - 02:10 PM

Much prefer Liam, then Elliot. Not a fan of Henry tbh.

#5 cstar

Posted 29 August 2019 - 02:37 PM

Liam, Henry then Elliot (as I'm not a fan of that name)

#6 Astrocyte

Posted 29 August 2019 - 02:48 PM

In order I like Elliot, Henry and then Liam,

#7 alias grace

Posted 29 August 2019 - 03:00 PM

Elliot Henry would be my pick.  I know a lovely teenage one, which influences my decision a bit. All three are great names though.

#8 BelleJay

Posted 29 August 2019 - 03:12 PM

Liam, Henry, then Elliot

I like the sound of Liam Elliot

#9 Pocket...

Posted 29 August 2019 - 03:46 PM

Elliot, Liam, Henry. I think Elliott is due for a comeback.

#10 Fluffy Potatoes

Posted 29 August 2019 - 04:17 PM

Elliot and Henry we’re both on our boys name list.

#11 400

Posted 29 August 2019 - 04:39 PM

View PostAstrocyte, on 29 August 2019 - 02:48 PM, said:

In order I like Elliot, Henry and then Liam,

Agree in this order

#12 FuzzyChocolateToes

Posted 29 August 2019 - 04:44 PM

I love Liam and  Elliott.

#13 Gudrun

Posted 29 August 2019 - 04:53 PM

The rhymey thing probably depends on the number of syllables in the surname.  But each case on its merits ie the other sounds involved.

I like Liam and Henry.  I'm really liking Liam in the sibset.

So I pick Liam:)

#14 Courtnbub

Posted 29 August 2019 - 05:08 PM

View PostGudrun, on 29 August 2019 - 04:53 PM, said:

The rhymey thing probably depends on the number of syllables in the surname.  But each case on its merits ie the other sounds involved.

I like Liam and Henry.  I'm really liking Liam in the sibset.

So I pick Liam:)


#15 Courtnbub

Posted 29 August 2019 - 05:10 PM

Good point, my last name is also two syllables which I think makes it more rhymey.

#16 kerilyntaryn

Posted 14 September 2019 - 09:23 AM

any updates OP?

#17 AliasMater

Posted 14 September 2019 - 09:28 AM

Coming in late... LOVE Elliot, Henry is ok, dislike Liam.

Edited by AliasMater, 14 September 2019 - 09:29 AM.


#18 avocado toast

Posted 14 September 2019 - 09:30 AM

Liam, Elliot

Not a fan of Henry




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