Jump to content

Middle names to go with Lucy and Henry


  • Please log in to reply
10 replies to this topic

#1 Edinburgh

Posted 22 April 2008 - 09:55 AM

Hi everyone

Following on from my other posts the current name favourites for our 3rd are Lucy or Henry.  We have no family or close friends' children with these names either.

DS's name is Archie James and DD's is Millie Elisabeth.  Any middle name suggestions appreciated.

Boys- all we have so far is:
Henry Guy Ch---er (Guy is my DH's middle name)

Girls
Lucy Beatrice Ch---er
Lucy Isabella (Spanish form of Elisabeth, which is DD's MN)
Lucy India
Lucy Alice
Lucy April
Lucy Zara

Thanks

Mel

#2 --hola--

Posted 22 April 2008 - 10:02 AM

I LOVE Henry and Lucy wub.gif Good choices!

I don't mind Henry Guy, but it wouldn't be my choice, although it is nice to honour your DH!

I like, in order:
Lucy Isabella
Lucy Zara
Lucy Alice
Lucy April


Lucy Beatrice
Lucy India

How about:
Henry Daniel
Henry Jacob
Henry Matthew
Henry Wyatt
Henry Leo
Henry Thomas
Henry Alexander
Henry Oliver
Henry George
Henry Samuel

Lucy May
Lucy Harriet
Lucy Olivia
Lucy Claire
Lucy Violet
Lucy Rose
Lucy Emmeline
Lucy Kate/Katherine
Lucy Arwen
Lucy Evelyn

HTH
biggrin.gif

#3 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 22 April 2008 - 10:41 AM

GIRL
I like, in order:
1. Lucy Isabella- Lucy Isabelle has a better flow IMO
2. Lucy Zara
3. Lucy Beatrice- love Beatrix too
4. Lucy Alice


BOY
Henry is ok but I don't like Guy at all.

#4 Edinburgh

Posted 22 April 2008 - 10:56 AM

Thanks Hola and Fifi-Trixibelle

We have gone for Isabella rather than Isabelle as we prefer it and there are 2 first name Isabel/Isabelles in the family and one with it as a middle name, so we wanted something slightly different.

Hola - there are definitely some possibilities there. Do like Rose and May too but again used by close family.

Mel

#5 ***

Posted 22 April 2008 - 12:10 PM

I Like in order
Lucy Isabella
Lucy Alice

Or how about Lucy Jane? or you could change the spelling to Jayne...

And for boys
I love Henry, but don't really like Guy with it,

how about...
Henry Aaron
Henry Liam

HTH

#6 smilesmum

Posted 22 April 2008 - 12:52 PM

Henry & Lucy are beautiful names .... : )

Out of ur names I'd go with Lucy Isabella or Lucy Beatrice .... lovely!

Personally i'd use Lucy Catherine or Lucy Kate as that's a family name of ours which suits too. I also like Lucy Charlotte.

With Henry we would have Henry Thomas, Henry Hugh or Henry William/Liam ... again as they go & are family names. I think its nice to use a family name if it means something to u as mn's r hardly used anyway. Guy does go too.

original.gif

#7 idunno

Posted 22 April 2008 - 01:43 PM

I prefer Lucy with a one or three+ syllable middle name (no idea why!), so the first two work for me original.gif

Henry...  I like Henry James but you can't use it laughing2.gif

Henry John is the only one I can think of - again I think one or three+ syllable middle names work best original.gif

#8 Edinburgh

Posted 22 April 2008 - 02:56 PM

Jackie

I think that you have hit the nail on the head that either a one syllable or 3 or more syllable sound better with both of them, when you say them.  It must be with both of the names being 2 syllables eg

Henry Guy
Henry George
Henry Alexander

Lucy Beatrice
Lucy Isabella
Lucy May - other young family member has May
Lucy Rose

Mel

#9 rose-gardener

Posted 22 April 2008 - 03:59 PM

I love Lucy Beatrice and Henry George.

#10 Divine 35

Posted 23 April 2008 - 02:28 AM

From you girl mn i like Isabella best.
Henry Kyle
Henry Michael
Henry Thomas
Henry Sean
Henry Lucas
Henry Justin

Lucy Camille
Lucy Ava
Lucy Caroline
Lucy Juliet
Lucy Pearl
Lucy Belle
Lucy Alexandria
Lucy Charlotte
Lucy Jacqueline
Lucy Gabrielle
Lucy Claire
Lucy Joyce
Lucy Elise
Lucy Delilah
Lucy Suzanne
Lucy Jasmine
Lucy Breanne
Lucy Sierra
Lucy Victoria
Lucy Celeste  
Lucy Joy
Lucy Antonia  
Lucy Amelia
Lucy Anneliese
Lucy Penelope

#11 Lotus

Posted 23 April 2008 - 01:06 PM

I like both, Henry Alexander and Lucy Beatrice.

Some other suggestions..

Henry Atticus
Henry Clarence
Henry Francis
Henry Theodore
Henry Augustus
Henry Leopold
Henry Cornelius
Henry Julian/Julius
Henry Alistair
Henry Octavier
Henry Elias
Henry Frederick
Henry Arthur
Henry Louis
Henry Tobias
Henry Laurence
Henry Sebastian

Lucy Matilda
Lucy Heloise
Lucy Clementine
Lucy Imogene
Lucy Cordelia
Lucy Rosaline
Lucy Adelaide
Lucy Genevieve
Lucy Jemima
Lucy Henrietta
Lucy Claribel
Lucy Maguerite
Lucy Delia/Delilah
Lucy Evangeline
Lucy Ophelia
Lucy Miranda
Lucy Catherine




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Exclusive Black Friday Sale!

Get over 40% off selected products, including prams, baby carriers, cloth nappies, sleeping bags and much more! 24 hours only, on May 6 - register now for your special code.

Kelly Clarkson shares first photos of son

Kelly Clarkson has shown off the first photos of her son, Remington Alexander Blackstock.

5 childbirth myths that need to be busted

Birth is an unpredictable, mysterious process that intrigues us all, and there is a lot of misinformation out there.

Mum of three fatally shot by toddler while driving

A US mother has been shot by her toddler while driving on a highway in Wisconsin.

All you need is one minute to work out

The seven-minute-work out is old news. Research shows the effectiveness of going hell-for-leather for just one minute.

Pregnant women needed to join diabetes study

Pregnant woman in country Australia will help Adelaide researchers figure out why cases of type 1 diabetes have doubled over the past two decades.

Just announced: the Mountain Buggy Unirider

It's the perfect solution to combat those toddler meltdowns when they no longer want to be in a pram but can't walk long distances.

Authorities euthanise dog that fatally bit a newborn baby

A pit bull mix that fatally bit a 3-day-old infant last week has been euthanised, authorities said.

The push for Medicare to fund lactation consultants

While meeting with a lactation consultant can make an enormous difference to a new mother, it's not a service that is available through the public health system.

Why it's perfectly natural to dislike other people's children

Members of a popular forum are fiercely debating whether it is acceptable to dislike a friend's child.

Woman gives birth on plane, names baby after airline

A pregnant woman who unexpectedly gave birth on a flight has named her new baby after the airline, Jetstar.

Heartwarming photos show the joy of adoption after foster care

Children living in foster care can feel like their future is less than clear. But that uncertainty disappears the day they are adopted by their "forever family" 

'Oh my god, it's a baby!' Mum shocked to give birth

When the cramps started to kick in, Klara Dollan just assumed a painful period was starting.

Mum's Facebook plea: 'Help me find my daughter's father'

Kerryn has a unusual present planned for daughter Imi's 13th birthday celebrations - she hopes to be able to be able to give the soon-to-be the teenager her first ever photo of her dad.

Is it possible for your house to be too clean?

Our houses are cleaner than ever before. But how clean is too clean? Could a sterile home be putting your family's health at risk?

Millions of Monkeys: puzzles that grow with your toddler

Here's a puzzle that grows with them; the Puzzle Grow Pack by Millions of Monkeys.

Baby names from Britpop

If you grew up in the 90s you might want to look to the genre of Britpop music for baby name inspiration.

What to eat and drink when you have gastro

When you catch a bug that causes acute infectious gastroenteritis (gastro), your stomach and intestinal tract become inflamed, causing diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramping and pain. The last thing you probably feel like doing is eating.

'To this day, I owe her my life'

Would I have survived if I hadn't crossed that street?

Why baby Sonny needs you to vaccinate your children

Caitlin is a firm believer in the importance of immunisation to protect children from harmful and deadly diseases.

Five-year-old's photo captures beauty of motherhood

There is no make-up or special outfits and hairdos, but the five-year-old boy who took this picture captured the essence of motherhood as well as any professional photographer.

Babies know whether you are naughty or nice

Studies have shown that infants in the first months of life try to avoid dealing with social wrongdoers - for example, sharing less with them and helping them less - and they expect others to, too.

 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Articles

Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

The babies who are one in 70 million

Bethani Webb was excited to find out she was pregnant, but the first time mum did not realise she was carrying four babies not one.

Exclusive Black Friday Sale!

Get over 40% off selected products, including prams, baby carriers, cloth nappies, sleeping bags and much more! 24 hours only, on May 6 - register now for your special code.

Cafe offers breastfeeding mums a free cup of tea

A Sydney cafe is offering breastfeeding mums free cups of tea in a bid to show support for the right of women to nurse their babies wherever they choose.

To snip or not to snip? When the decision is not clear cut

Jamie Oliver, who considered a vasectomy, is to be a father again. A fellow dad reflects on his own decision 11 years ago

Doctors stunned by rare twins born almost six weeks apart

To everyone's surprise, Kristen Miller "kept doing better each day", keeping her second baby safe.

Baby book ideas for modern parents

Before my son was born I was given a lovely baby book full of blank pages waiting to be filled with weights and heights and first words.

The adorable smile of a baby seeing his mum clearly for the first time

There is no doubt seeing their child smile for the first time is an unforgettable moment for parents everywhere.

Mum tells how toddler 'nearly hung himself' in cot mishap

When Alison Johnson put her 18-month-old Caleb down for a nap, she had no reason to believe her son was in any danger.

Babies are still switched at birth? Yes, it can happen

All my panic and tears aside, my biggest question looking back is about the kind of security measures used in the maternity ward.

Doctors slammed for taking selfie with newborn

Everyone who visits a mum in hospital in the days following childbirth wants to get a photo with the new baby.

ergoPouch Twosie Sleepsuit for winter breastfeeding

Finally, there's a way to keep warm while breastfeeding through winter.

Health check: How long does sex 'normally' last?

What to do with this information? My advice would be to try not to think about it during the throes of passion.

When breastfeeding sucks: fixing common problems

From niplash to tight boobs, biting to milk supply issues, Pinky McKay looks at common breastfeeding issues and how to solve them.

10 things I've learnt in my first six months with twins

Six months on we're all still alive, and the more we get to know each other the easier the days become.

Mum's loving kiss leaves baby fighting for life

Kirsty Carrington thought nothing of giving her newborn son a kiss, little did she know it would leave the baby fighting for life.

When doing chores is your new 'me time'

After children, 'me time' looks a little different.

Get going: 14 travel strollers for families on the move

A stroller can make or break travelling with a baby or toddler. Here are 15 great single travel stroller options.

10 ways toddlers are terrific

It always pays to remind yourself of how terrific toddlers can be - they're little like this for such a short time

 

ENTER NOW

Do your kids love bananas?

This is the comp for you! We have $800 worth of Myer gift cards and boxes of Australian Bananas to be won. Entry is simple: just post a pic of your little one enjoying a banana in the comments of the FB post to enter.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.