Log In Sign Up

Names you love but wouldnt use (taken from the November ddc)


Forum: Stay At Home Mommies

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Stay At Home Mommies LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #1  
September 26th, 2011, 09:45 AM
TheOnlyPink's Avatar .... In a house of blue!
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Ireland
Posts: 9,042
What names do you love but will never use?
Why wont you use them?
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #2  
September 26th, 2011, 10:10 AM
.Nikki.'s Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Pittsburgh PA
Posts: 6,477
There are soo many, especially Boy names. The reason why I would never use them...Andrew is picky and we never agree. I am still shocked we both agreed on "Xavier" for our son. I thought he would be nameless til he was 10!
__________________


Visit my blog!
NikkiCraddock.com



Reply With Quote
  #3  
September 26th, 2011, 07:32 PM
feythful's Avatar Proud Dec '13 DDC Co-host
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 4,923
I love the name Brandi and could never use it because of a former student that ruined it for me (she spelled it Brandy). Ironically, one of my favorite former students is named Brandi too (with my favorite spelling) but unfortunately the bad one is the first one I think of.

This is going to sound really self centered, but I love my own name Genevieve. It's unique, but has a common nickname. I would never name a child after myself though...

For boys I love Cayden, but since DH's step sister named her kids Sabin and Jaden I feel like our kid's name shouldn't rhyme with theirs.
__________________
Wife to sweet husband Jeff and mother to 2 beautiful girls: Emily (2) and Jocelyn (1).

Reply With Quote
  #4  
September 26th, 2011, 11:56 PM
acupofjoe's Avatar Proud mama of three!
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: washington state.
Posts: 21,341
Send a message via Yahoo to acupofjoe
I really like the name Liam but i would never use it since it is SO common around here now in the last three years.

Also any of the "aiden" names..i swear to god everyone around here names their kid aiden, kaiden, braiden, jaiden. The only "aiden" name i like is kaiden but i like it spelled caydon.
__________________
Nessa proud married working mother of three kids in Washington state. Trying to raise our family of five as LDS. Taking life one day at a time.
Jordan - 6 yr; Stan - 4 yr; & Tyler - 2 yr.

Last edited by acupofjoe; September 26th, 2011 at 11:58 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
September 27th, 2011, 05:37 AM
Dizzi's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Mustang, OK
Posts: 2,666
I love the name August for either a first or middle name .. Always have! But, my first boyfriend (that first love *sigh* lol) his middle name was August. Probably why I've always liked it so much. But, I think it would be wrong to name a baby after an ex!

Which is also why I can't end any first name with the "lee" sound and middle name with the start of "Ann" - DH had a psycho ex named LeeAnne so every time I hear those names together I remember her. Although honestly, I've never been a fan of "Ann" anyway so I wouldn't use it, but it's just on that NO, NEVER! list for me lol

I loooove the name Katelynn. I even love all of the nicknames for it. Kate, Katie, Lynn, Kat. They're all so dang cute but I have a cousin who I'm fairly close to that had her daughter 10 days before I had mine and named her Catlin. Ahh! It makes me sad lol I always wanted to use that name!!
__________________
Mom: Tasia
Dad: Joe


Reply With Quote
  #6  
September 27th, 2011, 02:08 PM
TheOnlyPink's Avatar .... In a house of blue!
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Ireland
Posts: 9,042
I love the name matilda for a girl. But, we would shorten it to Tilly, and of course its such an obvious rhyme for kids to make fun of "tilly has a willy" so we wont use it. I think its such a beautiful name tho.

and i love the name Evangeline. And i think if we were american it would be perfect, but in a bog irish accent, evangeline doesnt sound nice. and we live rurally, so people would be talking to her with their awful bog accent and it would just sound terrible!

For a boy I love Tiernan, but it doesnt go with our last name, its too long. And i ADORE Turlough (Tur-lock) but dh hates it. oooohhh and Tadgh (Tie-g) but dh hates the spelling, he says it looks made up. But its an irish name that cant really be changed, because there arent any letters that make the last G sound.
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:22 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0