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#1 ~BumbleBeeeee~

Posted 02 September 2010 - 11:45 PM

Hi All,

Just wondering if anyone has any suggestions for a middle name for Elliot. Surname has 2 syllables original.gif

Thanks in advance!

#2 The Tombliboos

Posted 03 September 2010 - 12:12 AM

Elliot James
Elliot John
Elliot Thomas
Elliot David
Elliot Michael
Elliot Mitchell

#3 Divine 35

Posted 03 September 2010 - 12:54 AM


Elliot Patrick
Elliot Joshua
Elliot Mitchell
Elliot Samuel
Elliot Rueben
Elliot Sebastian
Elliot Anthony
Elliot Gabriel
Elliot Andrew
Elliot Jeremy
Elliot Ashton
Elliot Owen

Edited by Rose79, 03 September 2010 - 12:20 PM.

#4 codysmummy*

Posted 03 September 2010 - 05:04 AM

Elliot Will
Elliot Blake
Elliot Dean
Good luck biggrin.gif

#5 fallen~from~grace

Posted 03 September 2010 - 06:07 AM

We have an Elliott Quinn and our surname is two syllables as well.

Other suggestions:

Elliot Lee
Elliot Mitchell
Elliot Thomas
Elliot Spencer

Good Luck with your search,


#6 DandS

Posted 03 September 2010 - 06:35 AM

We have an Elliott Magnus.

Its too early in the day for me to think of any others! Good luck, and great name choice  wink.gif

#7 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 03 September 2010 - 07:23 AM

Elliot is a fantastic choice.

Elliot Hamish
Elliot Quinn
Elliot Luke/Lucas/Luca
Elliot Samuel
Elliot Noah
Elliot Benjamin
Elliot Julian/Julius
Elliot Jude
Elliot Harrison
Elliot Henry
Elliot Thomas
Elliot Alexander
Elliot Ryan
Elliot Patrick
Elliot Xavier
Elliot Connor
Elliot Christopher
Elliot Michael
Elliot Mitchell
Elliot Blake
Elliot Declan
Elliot Lachlan
Elliot Lewis
Elliot Sean
Elliot Marcus
Elliot Hugh
Elliot Nicholas
Elliot Levi
Elliot Nathaniel
Elliot Matthew
Elliot Toby/Tobias
Elliot Seamus
Elliot Sebastian
Elliot Joshua
Elliot Finn/Finlay
Elliot Marley
Elliot Riley
Elliot Seth
Elliot Jack/Jackson
Elliot Miles
Elliot Caleb
Elliot Jacob
Elliot Iain
Elliot Fergus

#8 RogerRabbit

Posted 03 September 2010 - 07:29 AM

We used a surname from the family which has 3 syllables (a Mac name)  and our surname has 2 syllables as well. I love it all together.

#9 SqueakyPeanut

Posted 03 September 2010 - 07:41 AM

we have a Elliot Alexander with a surname of 3 syllables. Good luck choosing a mn

#10 Guest_mummytomany_*

Posted 03 September 2010 - 08:16 AM

Is it for a girl or boy?


Elliot James
Elliot Beau
Elliot Scott
Elliot Jack
Elliot Reef


Elliot Grace
Elliot Star
Elliot May
Elliot Skye
Elliot Macy
Elliot Rose
Elliot Zoe

#11 Bel Rowley

Posted 03 September 2010 - 08:25 AM

QUOTE (mummytomany @ 03/09/2010, 08:16 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Is it for a girl or boy?

yyawn.gif Unless specified by the OP it's usually fair to assume they are using boys' names for a boy.

#12 Guest_elmilo_*

Posted 03 September 2010 - 08:29 AM

My DS is Elliott Michael.  Our surname is 2 syllables as well.  Michael is DHs name.

#13 ~BumbleBeeeee~

Posted 03 September 2010 - 09:37 AM

Yes, for a boy...I didn't know Elliot was a girls name too!

Thank you so much for your suggestions so far - very much appreciated. Thanks original.gif

#14 Guest_mummytomany_*

Posted 03 September 2010 - 09:48 AM

Yes, for a boy...I didn't know Elliot was a girls name too!
  Yes it's used for both boys and girls.

yyawn.gif Unless specified by the OP it's usually fair to assume they are using boys' names for a boy.
  But she's asking about a unisex name.  Ok, so it's mostly used for boys but there are still plenty of girls around named Elliot.

#15 Bel Rowley

Posted 03 September 2010 - 09:54 AM

There may be girls named Elliot, but it is still primarily a male name, and therefore reasonable to assume unless otherwise specified that it is being used for a boy.

#16 L&E

Posted 03 September 2010 - 09:58 AM

QUOTE (elmilo @ 03/09/2010, 08:29 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
My DS is Elliott Michael. Our surname is 2 syllables as well. Michael is DHs name.

My DS is Elliot Troy. Our surname is 2 syllables. Troy is DH's name. so kinda jinx!

QUOTE (mummytomany @ 03/09/2010, 09:48 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
But she's asking about a unisex name. Ok, so it's mostly used for boys but there are still plenty of girls around named Elliot.

It is not a unisex name! I'm sorry, but it's not.

Edited because I was a bit annoyed and thought better of it.

Edited by L&E, 03 September 2010 - 10:11 AM.

#17 babyhead

Posted 03 September 2010 - 10:04 AM

our son is Elliot Louis

#18 Guest_mummytomany_*

Posted 03 September 2010 - 10:17 AM

t is not a unisex name! I'm sorry, but it's not.
  Tell that to all the little girls named Elliot running around.

Next you'll be telling me that Hunter is a boys name too.

#19 Bel Rowley

Posted 03 September 2010 - 10:24 AM

QUOTE (mummytomany @ 03/09/2010, 10:17 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Tell that to all the little girls named Elliot running around.

Next you'll be telling me that Hunter is a boys name too.

I would. Just as if I met a boy named Catherine or Isabella I would still think they had a girl's name.

#20 Gudrun

Posted 03 September 2010 - 12:09 PM

Jude.  Elliot Louis is really good, pp.

#21 L&E

Posted 03 September 2010 - 12:16 PM

QUOTE (mummytomany @ 03/09/2010, 10:17 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Next you'll be telling me that Hunter is a boys name too.


The fact that some people like to have strong "boy" names for their daughters doesn't negate the fact that it's a boys name.

I could call my daughter Richard. Does that suddenly make it a girls name?

#22 sarah77r

Posted 03 September 2010 - 12:30 PM

DS2 was almost an Elliott. His middle name is Elliott and I love the name so much.

I like
Elliott Benjamin
Elliott James
Elliott Luke

Great name choice OP original.gif

#23 lilliascott

Posted 03 September 2010 - 01:52 PM

Elliot Riley
Elliot Cooper
Elliot Bailey
Elliot Mitchell
Elliot James
Elliot Matthew
Elliot Benjamin
Elliot Maximus
Elliot Connor
Elliot Brock
Elliot Jude
Elliot Jasper
Elliot Zachary
Elliot Harvey

#24 Guest_mummytomany_*

Posted 03 September 2010 - 03:35 PM

QUOTE (mummytomany @ 03/09/2010, 10:17 AM) *
Next you'll be telling me that Hunter is a boys name too.


The fact that some people like to have strong "boy" names for their daughters doesn't negate the fact that it's a boys name.
   Sorry but Hunter is definitely a unisex name.  I named my 7 year old DD Hunter because it's a gorgeous name, not because I thought it was a strong boys name.

Edited by mummytomany, 03 September 2010 - 07:51 PM.

#25 vanessa71

Posted 03 September 2010 - 11:56 PM

QUOTE (babyhead @ 03/09/2010, 10:04 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
our son is Elliot Louis

I love that!

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