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  #1  
January 25th, 2011, 04:06 AM
ImagineOctober's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
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WWYN your children if you had to use names inspired by the state in which you live/your area. Ex.: Names of cities, towns, counties, streets... And just for fun, how about at least 4 names (more if you'd like!).
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January 25th, 2011, 04:39 AM
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the only one I can really think of is Cambria, because there is a Cambria county here in PA.
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January 25th, 2011, 04:53 AM
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Brooklyn
Jackson
Camden
Hudson
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January 25th, 2011, 04:57 AM
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This was tough. I couldn't think of one that I'd like and had to google the names of cities/counties in Ohio. rotfl.....

I'd have to settle on.....
Brooklyn
Bryan
Harrison
Jackson
Sidney
Troy
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January 25th, 2011, 05:12 AM
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Hmm.

Afton (a mountain)
Charlotte (a town)
Camille (a hurricane from 1969 thats still famous!)

Umm... maybe Nelson? I don't really like it though.
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January 25th, 2011, 07:45 AM
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Florida --- I think it is actually the prettiest state name. I think it should be used more.
Amelia -- state park
Avalon --- state park
Marianna --- city
Madira -- state park
Arcadia --- city
Augustine -- city

Quincy --- city
Stuart -- city
Cypress -- creek
Talbot -- state park
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January 25th, 2011, 09:35 AM
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My babies would be...

London (the big fat city where we live)
Brent (a part of London)

Harlow (a town in Essex)
Camden (part of London)
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January 25th, 2011, 10:02 AM
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Callaway
Boone

Berkeley
Paris
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January 25th, 2011, 10:09 AM
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Inspired by Arizona...

Bisbee Blue (town, state color) Also, Bisbee is a mining town that mined/mines turquoise which they call "bisbee blue."
Sedona Bell (city, street)
Olive Valentine (street, AZ became a state on Valentine's day 1912)

River Winslow (reference to the Colorado River, city)
Chandler Benson (city, city)
Heber Wescott (city, street)
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January 25th, 2011, 12:11 PM
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Charlotte
Sydney
Savannah
Harrison
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January 25th, 2011, 01:18 PM
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from NJ...

Brielle- town
Maxwell- street in our town
Kay- street where I grew up
Ann Marie- street in our town
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January 25th, 2011, 04:11 PM
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Mitchell

Hillary
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January 25th, 2011, 08:38 PM
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Jackson (county)
Oliver (county and street)
Edward (county)
Charlotte (street)

There isn't really much here that I like for inspiration.
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January 25th, 2011, 09:31 PM
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York
Vaughn
Leslie
Victoria
Clair
George
Patrick
Wilson
Lawrence
Jane
Christie
Kennedy
Warden
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January 25th, 2011, 11:22 PM
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From the Seattle area...not much I'd choose, since so many of the places/streets/rivers have Native American names!
Everett

Crystal
Raine


And one from Washington I'd never use... Humptulips
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January 26th, 2011, 08:11 AM
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Interesting!

Bryn(ne) (Bryn Mawr is a neighborhood in my city)
Crystal (A nearby suburb)
Nokomis (A lake/street)

Sabin (A lake)

I couldn't really come up with anything else.

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And one from Washington I'd never use... Humptulips
I can't imagine why!
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January 26th, 2011, 03:23 PM
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Cities:
Emmett
Ashton
Hayden


Kamiah


Counties:
Blaine
Cassia

That was a little difficult for me.
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January 26th, 2011, 07:00 PM
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Phoenix, Sedona, Payson, Benson, Parker

All cities in AZ
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January 26th, 2011, 07:37 PM
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Kenton (a county)
Mitchell (city)
Grant (county)
Alexandria (city)
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January 27th, 2011, 12:31 AM
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From Chicago here.....My favs are

Streets: Addison, Damen, Ashland

Towns: Tinley


Theres so many but thats what comes to mind for naming kids after the city
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