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Posted 21 January 2009 - 02:50 PM
Two names that DH recently came up with - Eric and Isaac.
Love them or hate them? MN would be Alexander or Thomas probably although still debating that as well
Posted 21 January 2009 - 03:01 PM
Not a fan of Eric, some old names work others don't and for me Eric is one that doesn't, sorry.
Posted 21 January 2009 - 03:04 PM
I quite like them both. I prefer Alexander and Thomas though!
Posted 21 January 2009 - 03:11 PM
Isaac always reminds me of that evil kid in Children of the Corn! :
Eric was the name of my Great Uncle who was in the second boat to hit the shores of Gallipoli. He died in shortly after leaving it's shores. It's now a family name and a favourite
Posted 21 January 2009 - 03:58 PM
Both are nice but I prefer Isaac of the two. Isaac Thomas and Isaac Alexander both go well.
Posted 21 January 2009 - 07:48 PM
I prefer Isaac.
Eric reminds me of CHiPS (Eric Estrada)...but I'm showing my age!
Posted 21 January 2009 - 08:27 PM
i prefer isaac but thats only because i have one we spell it izaac theres so many diffenent spellings
Posted 23 January 2009 - 08:10 PM
I love both Isaac and Thomas and they sound great together.
I have them on my list but DH said no
Posted 23 January 2009 - 08:11 PM
I love them both but I'm biased my DS1 middle name is Eric after my grandfather and my DS2 is Isaac.
Either one with the middle name Thomas.
Posted 24 January 2009 - 06:03 AM
I don't think you could go wrong with either Eric Thomas and Isaac Thomas. Alexander as a middle name to me is a bit of a mouthful. If you wanted Alexander, I'd go with Eric, it's slightly easier to say
Posted 24 January 2009 - 06:16 AM
Eric... just makes me want to crack up laughing when i hear it.
I like Isaac Alexander
Posted 24 January 2009 - 06:18 AM
My choice would be Isaac Thomas for sure Flows really nicely, not a mouthful and both are classic names that will never date or go out of fashion (plus I'm biased, my sons MN is Thomas too ) I also would've had Isaac on our short list for this bub but a friend named her DS Isaac recently.
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