+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 8 of 8
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep 2016
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0

    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 ๐Ÿ˜‰)

    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 ๐Ÿ˜‚)...

    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!!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    4,153
    Thanks
    237
    Thanked
    1,859
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    James
    Matthew
    Thomas
    George
    Jack
    Michael

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    4,271
    Thanks
    159
    Thanked
    1,148
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    My baby is Ruben (Reuben) it's a very old name but not overly common. Nicknames : rupe rube

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    3,633
    Thanks
    940
    Thanked
    1,084
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default Help - stuck with name for number 2!!

    Elliott
    Alexander
    Lucas
    Edison (Eddie)
    Harvey
    Lincoln (Linky)
    Austin (Ozzie)
    Hudson
    Oliver (Ollie)
    Markus
    Tobias (Toby)
    Last edited by bel2466; 01-10-2016 at 15:57.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Mar 2014
    Posts
    1,697
    Thanks
    3,522
    Thanked
    978
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    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!

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Sep 2016
    Posts
    303
    Thanks
    67
    Thanked
    61
    Reviews
    0
    Matthew Peter "Matty"

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Oct 2015
    Posts
    1,293
    Thanks
    1,044
    Thanked
    1,009
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Thomas
    Patrick
    Andrew
    Alexander
    Sebastian
    Nicholas
    Nathan / Nathaniel
    Christian

    ETA Daniel
    Last edited by SSecret Squirrel; 01-10-2016 at 17:58.

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Sep 2016
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0
    Thanks for the ideas everyone!!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Stuck
    By Brain in forum Working Hubbers - Employed
    Replies: 44
    Last Post: 03-05-2016, 22:25
  2. Age gap between number 1 and 2
    By Jane17031703 in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 20-04-2016, 16:27
  3. Clothing labels that actually stay stuck?
    By Happy Camper in forum Preschools and Schools
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 01-11-2015, 15:37

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
Life FertilityLife Fertility Clinic is a boutique fertility clinic located in Spring Hill, Brisbane. Our dedicated fertility and IVF ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Come chat, Ladies who are 40+ TTC or ExpectingConception & Fertility General Chat
Preparing for a NICU babyPregnancy & Birth General Chat
Advice re 2 year old settling in big bedGeneral Sleeping & Settling Chat
Boob painConception & Fertility General Chat
When get dating scan?First Trimester Chat
Do you think this is rude?Issues with Family Members
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
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 ›