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If you gave birth today...
Right now, what would you name a girl and a boy?


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#1 wishing wish

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:02 AM

Looking for some suggestions...
If you gave birth today what would you name you child
Give one girl name and one boy name....
Any names you love but could never use? Any names that were struck off the list?Looking forward to reading them...

#2 B.ChickenBoss

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:04 AM

If I had a boy today I would call him Dominic. If I had a girl, possibly Alexandra.

#3 Becstarinator

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:05 AM

Girl - Molly
Boy - Isaiah

#4 Life'sJuggle

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:10 AM

Hazel and if I had a boy I would be stuffed!

#5 Baroness Bubbles

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:11 AM

Girl - Piper Allegra

Boy - Spencer James (James is a family name)

#6 fancie shmancie

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:11 AM

If I didn't have to consider DH's opinion:


Josephine


Alasdair

#7 kerilyntaryn

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:14 AM

Grant

Amy

#8 MadnessCraves

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:16 AM

Girl - Alice

Boy - Basil.

#9 PixieVee

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:17 AM

Ewan

Sabine

#10 barrington

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:18 AM

If I'm completely discounting DH's input, the names would be:

Saskia Clementine

Rafferty Hugo



#11 KnightsofNi

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:20 AM

Tabitha and Emmett.

#12 Cranky Old Woman

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:23 AM

Alice or Erin

David James

#13 raven74

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:25 AM

Freya and Theo

#14 Nasty Bunsen

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:26 AM

Elsie and Edgar


#15 wishing wish

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:31 AM

[quote name='barrington' date='03/04/2012, 08:18 AM' post='14454800']
If I'm completely discounting DH's input, the names would be:

Saskia Clementine

Rafferty Hugo


Love these names!!


Edited by wishing wish, 03 April 2012 - 08:34 AM.


#16 wishing wish

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:32 AM

QUOTE (raven74 @ 03/04/2012, 08:25 AM)
14454816[/url]']
Freya and Theo


These are two great names... Really like them!

#17 Sares83

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:36 AM

Boy - Seamus
Girl - Alice

#18 la di dah

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:38 AM

While I'm dreaming,

Henry & Iolantha

#19 50ftqueenie

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:42 AM

Girl - Elizabeth
Boy - Julian (I always loved this name but DH wouldn't agree.  Luckily we agreed on Jude for DS, it suits him perfectly)

Edited:  Just realised that I would then have a Jude and a Julian if I did this!  I am not very good at these games am I?  Oh well, if I gave birth today it would be very odd indeed seeing as DS is only 5 months old.

Edited by 50ftqueenie, 03 April 2012 - 08:44 AM.


#20 LouwithTwo

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:42 AM

Girl - Mae Ruby (Or Lexi Faith)

Boy - Campbell Scott


:-)

#21 MsDemeanor

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:45 AM

Allegra and Hugo

#22 Banana Pancakes

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:46 AM

Ruby Georgina

Elliot George


#23 Spartacus

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:47 AM

I'd be really bloody shocked.

Sorry, this thread came up on the new posts sidebar with just "if you gave birth today", and I had to get it out.

Carry on. Allegra reminds me of the girl in eXistenZ

#24 CherrySunday

Posted 03 April 2012 - 08:52 AM

babygirl.gif Temperance

babyboy.gif Lysander

#25 RachealJane

Posted 03 April 2012 - 09:00 AM

Eden Alexis

and

Hugo Elliot




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