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    Quote Originally Posted by mrskc View Post
    DH and I love the name Parker for a boy but I am worried people will make fun of it with our surname (don't want to directly advertise it but lets just say it's the plural of male genitals and rhymes with Box). We have gotten a few comments in the past about "Park A Surname" and it's starting to shake my confidence in using the name. It has significance to us (it's DH's grandmother's maiden name) and to be honest, all the other names we like just don't seem to compare to Parker.

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    ETA - should mention the other names in our shortlist are Emmett, Edward and Jasper.
    Do you like Twilight?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MichelleClareBear View Post
    Do you like Twilight?
    I hadn't even noticed that!

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    Quote Originally Posted by beebs View Post
    I hadn't even noticed that!
    OMG me neither, but that's actually pretty funny! Hahaha. Edward, Emmett and Jasper. Classic! I do love all 3 names though, regardless of them all being Cullens/Hales

    PS Lambjam, edited for correctness
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    Ahem... Jasper is no Cullen!

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    Thanks ladies, it's nice to hear some positive comments about using Parker

    And, yes, I do love Twilight That wasn't intentional though I swear, Edward is for my poppy who passed away in 2011, DH loves Emmett (and he hates Twilight!) and I love Jasper (which may have been influenced ).

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    Yeah I think Parker C** sounds a bit off, sorry OP.


 

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