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    Default Help - stuck with name for number 2!!

    Hi all, looking for some ideas for boy number 2...

    Our first is Samuel John

    Criteria (well my criteria 😉)

    1) no "W" names (surname starts with W and don't like WW)

    2) I like longer names that can be shortened - particularly like ones that have a "y" or "ie" on the end of the shortened version (Picked Samuel for our first as love Samuel, Sammy and Sam)

    3) thinking of using Peter or Douglas as a middle name (family significance)

    4) names that are out are: Benjamin (hubby/dads name), Charles (Grandpas name), Archibald (dogs name), Oscar (am a dog groomer by trade and every second male dog is Oscar 😂)...

    5) I like to err on the more traditional/older names side...

    I think that is it... So if you have any ideas - we are open to them!!

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    My baby is Ruben (Reuben) it's a very old name but not overly common. Nicknames : rupe rube

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    Default Help - stuck with name for number 2!!

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    Lucas
    Edison (Eddie)
    Harvey
    Lincoln (Linky)
    Austin (Ozzie)
    Hudson
    Oliver (Ollie)
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    Anthony (can be shortened to Ant, Tony) ? Anthony Douglas or Anthony Peter sound good. Good luck, picking names for #2, and #3 just get harder!

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    Matthew Peter "Matty"

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    ETA Daniel
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    Thanks for the ideas everyone!!


 

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