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    Default Boy names... help please!

    Hey ladies,

    So we found out the we are having another boy today, i knew it all along so had been trying to find some boy names, trouble is that i like not so common names and DP like the all so boring names like John for example, i am still trying to push for Cruz as a name as the other option was just too far out there for him, but i thought i would be nice and try and look for other names but i REALLY can't find anything, why are boy names so hard!

    So suggestion on names that are a little different from your common John, Matt, James, Sam etc but not too far out there so a guy may actually say yes to some of them.

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    Zane is a variant of the name John (i think used in the days when every second person was john) and also my DS's name

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    Hi OP, we used Alexander and call him Alex. His middle name is John, this was the only name DH suggested and I happened to like it so we went with it! I wanted Oliver, Oscar or Ethan but DH didn't like any of them and they are not even unusual names. Goodluck with the naming decision!

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    Brooklyn, Parker, Flynn, Ryder, Eliott - not sure if they are too out there though

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    Alec is cute ..

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    I've got an owen, he's nearly 6. I liked flynn too and jack and I have a nephew liam who is 9

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    I always liked Owen for a boy - I also like Anthony, Damien and Seth.

    Some of the 'unusual' names I like are Hudson, Archer, Elliott, Jonah, Finn, Abe, Marcus and Garrett.

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    I also have a nephew Rios, not sure if thats too out there though

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    One of the names I have chosen is Quinn, its not too "out there" but not too common either.


 

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