+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 21 to 26 of 26
  1. #21
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    124
    Thanks
    5
    Thanked
    31
    Reviews
    0
    Absolutely adore the name Archie. But it's my dogs name lol!
    I think Archer with a nickname Archie sounds great

  2. #22
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    1,125
    Thanks
    298
    Thanked
    368
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Archie, Arch, Archer?? Give up?!

    Quote Originally Posted by EmyB View Post
    My hubby loves the name Archie for our little boy but I'm not fully convinced. I really like the name but I'm so worried that it's too "nick-namey" for a full name, and won't suit when he's grownup. We both hate Archibald so there's no way that will be his full name! But I thought perhaps his full name could be Archer - that would leave a more "serious" option for later in life if he didn't like or grew out of Archie - we would just call him Archie.

    Is it silly to name your child Archer if you really only ever plan to call him Archie... or "Arch"??

    But then... I'm not sure I like Archer. It seems too much of a noun rather than a name - is it silly?? Or is it a snobby-type name?!

    Any opinions most welcome!!!! My brain hurts.
    Omg I know this thread is a bit old but I could have written this word for word! We have chosen the name Archer so that if he wants to be a doctor or lawyer or something he can be "Dr. Archer" on "Mr. Archer" lol which sounds more serious, but we plan to mainly call him Archie! Unless he's in trouble then It will be Archer lol

  3. #23
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Queensland
    Posts
    1,451
    Thanks
    288
    Thanked
    361
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Re: Archie, Arch, Archer?? Give up?!

    Love Archer!!!!! I think Archie is a lovely nickname

  4. #24
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    1,103
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    199
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Archie, Arch, Archer?? Give up?!

    Quote Originally Posted by babybabycakes View Post
    We had the same dilemma with the name. Our son is Archer- with Archie or arch as his nickname.

    Aside from commending your good taste in names All that remains to be said is it suits our son- but can be a more grown up name when needed.our only niggling sadness is how popular it's become- but that's why he has an awesome middle name too
    Ditto!

    We thought we were being a bit different when we named our DS Archer. I love it as a name.

  5. #25
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    springfield lakes
    Posts
    2,003
    Thanks
    588
    Thanked
    515
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default Archie, Arch, Archer?? Give up?!

    I think Archer and Archie are both awesome names!

  6. #26
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    1,163
    Thanks
    301
    Thanked
    285
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts

    Default Archie, Arch, Archer?? Give up?!

    I love the name archer! My bestie called her son that so its out for me. He gets called arch, Archie and archer. Go with your heart!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Baby names: Charlie, Angus, Archie....
    By Waterbaby in forum Choosing Baby Names
    Replies: 32
    Last Post: 16-11-2012, 15:23
  2. Baby names: Charlie, Angus, Archie!
    By Waterbaby in forum Choosing Baby Names
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-10-2012, 00:18

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
ProSwimProSwim Rostrevor runs learn to swim classes for children and adults. Lessons are run during the Summer months ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
When get dating scan?First Trimester Chat
Do you think this is rude?Issues with Family Members
Preparing for a NICU babyPregnancy & Birth General Chat
LTTTC terrified to testConception & Fertility General Chat
IVF Babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017 #2pregnancy and babies through IVF
Pets :)First Trimester Chat
Do people suck...?General Chat
❤Joyous June/July TTC!❤Conception & Fertility General Chat
I am... #20General Chat
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›