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    Default Do you think there are names that will never make a comeback?

    I was just pondering this after I saw my MIL's middle name as someone's favourite name.
    I wonder for girls if the ettes or the eens will ever make a resurgence:
    Lynette
    Maureen
    Doreen
    Babette
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    Boys:
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    Pointless thread I know!

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    Myrtle
    Gertrude (tho Gertie is cute)
    Bertha (lol - had to include that one)
    Ronald / Donald
    Herbert
    Humphrey

    I could go on and on...

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    Kids at my school called Denis, Trevor, Ronald and Donald. All primary school aged.

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    I think Herb

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    Geoff
    Greg
    Harold
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    Quote Originally Posted by BigRedV View Post
    Kids at my school called Denis, Trevor, Ronald and Donald. All primary school aged.
    Well I stand corrected. Are their parents hipsters?? Kidding.

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    There's names I hope never come back haha.

    I personally think many of the 70s names (ie - my era) are the worst. Think Gavin, Darren, Warren, Dwayne etc. I won't go into the girls ones as there's bound to be some on here! 😉

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    I thought Craig was dead but the my BF named her son Craig...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Aquillah View Post
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    Greg
    Harold
    Ethel
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    Dorothy
    My friend has a son Greg. He is 14.

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    I know a ten year old Greg and a baby Craig.


 

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