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    Default need help with names: 20wks with twin boys.

    Hello girls...I just found out yesterday at my 20 week scan that my 2 ivf miracle bubs are both boys. I'm happy that they are active and healthy, but had my heart set on at least one girl. Finding it very hard to get excited about 2 boys. Selfish I know.

    Anyway. I'm struggling on boy names. I only had girl names picked out. Any suggestions would be great.

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    It's odd being faced with that feeling isn't it? I am the same, only pregnant with one though! I find boys names incredibly hard. What kind of names do you like? Traditional, like Thomas or William? Or a bit newer, like Finley or Mack? Or a bit alternative, like Phoenix or Zephyr? (That's the way I categorise names anyway!)

    Out of interest, what girls names had you shortlisted?
    And congratulations on your pregnancy!

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    Big congrats, 2 sons! How truly awesome.
    I don't think you're selfish, you simply cannot help what you feel regarding the gender and I think once you get your head around it and finally meet your two little guys, you'll be blown away. They'll grow up together and have a bond for life. Very special 😃
    As for the names, have you looked at sites like Nameberry? You can type in a name you like and it will generate a list of a similar style.

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    Names I have so far are
    Elliot and Asher.
    Something along those lines.
    I dont want any thing common, I THINK those will be my first names. Just need middles

    @Mad84
    My girls names was
    Anika Paige and
    Caitlyn Lorelaie
    I was in love with em,and devo I dont get to use em.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sarah1982 View Post
    Names I have so far are
    Elliot and Asher.
    Something along those lines.
    I dont want any thing common, I THINK those will be my first names. Just need middles
    They're gorgeous names!
    The first middle names that sprang to mind were
    Elliot Finn and Asher James.

    Do you have any family names you could use for middle names?
    My boys are Hamish Joseph and Clancy Jeremiah and both middle names are old family names.

    Other boys names I love are
    Reuben
    Luca
    Sullivan
    Monty
    Hugo/Hugh
    Theodore/Theo
    Arlo
    Tennyson
    Bruno

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    Here are some more options.

    I don't necessarily like all of them but they're all either traditional or a bit different / haven't been around for a little while....

    Albert

    Alfred / Alfie

    Harrison / Harry

    Horrace

    George

    Franklin

    Fabian

    Foster

    Hugh

    Matthew / Matt

    Andrew /Andy

    Mark

    Thomas

    John

    Theodore / Theo / Ted

    Tristan

    Dominic

    Brad

    Brett

    Brendan

    Brandon

    Brenton

    Archer / Archie

    Alastair

    Chad

    Hamish

    Noel

    Joseph / Joey

    Ross

    David /Dave

    Brian / Bryan

    Daniel / Dan / Danny

    Peter / Pete

    Ken

    Kyle /Kyal

    Kerry

    Kurt

    Curtis

    Tony

    Paul

    Desmond

    Raymond / Ray

    Robert /Robbie

    Steven /Steve

    Kieran

    Damian / Damien

    Ryan

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    Quote Originally Posted by sarah1982 View Post
    Names I have so far are
    Elliot and Asher.
    Something along those lines.
    I dont want any thing common, I THINK those will be my first names. Just need middles
    @Mad84
    My girls names was
    Anika Paige and
    Caitlyn Lorelaie
    I was in love with em,and devo I dont get to use em.
    I LOVE your choices! We had Ashley (I love Asher as well!) on our list for a boy's name (would have been Ashley James, James is a tradition in my family) and I adore Elliot. Always makes me think of the kid from E.T 😃

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    I quite like Elliot OP.

    Some other suggestions:

    Rupert
    Humphrey
    Barney
    Frederick
    Alastair
    Ernest
    Carter
    Finn
    Fletcher
    Gerard
    Griffin
    Jasper
    Lincoln
    Parker
    Miles
    Seth
    Vincent

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    Thanks guys. im leaning towards
    Elliot parker and
    Asher braxton or asher hudson.
    all my familys names are john or james. To traditional for me? I want something no one else rarely has


 

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