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July 25th, 2013, 08:18 AM
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Hi!! I have three girls: McKenna, Autumn, and Kadence. We just found out we are expecting a little boy and are trying to figure out a name. We LOVE the names Silas Reid and Josiah Kade, but I'm afraid Silas might be too popular with Duck Dynasty being so popular now? As for Josiah, I don't like the nickname "Joe". Any thoughts or similar name suggestions?
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July 25th, 2013, 01:37 PM
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You could call Josiah "Si", but I really wouldn't worry about Silas becoming too popular because of that show, since it's probably more popular with men. Although I love it lol.

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July 25th, 2013, 09:47 PM
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Silas is a great name and I rarely hear it I don't think that show's going to be a trend maker in names, even though I do get caught watching it I never would have associated Silas to the show if you hadn't mentioned it.
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July 26th, 2013, 11:46 AM
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I also like Silas!

Other ideas:
Judah
Isaac
Colton
Jeremiah
Landon
Logan
Noah
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July 29th, 2013, 08:03 AM
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I like your choices!

I can't think of anything similar to Josiah that wouldn't be shortened to Joe/Jo, unless you went with the "ah" ending but something else at the start...eg

Micah (poss shorten to Mike)
Zachariah / Zechariah (poss shorten to Zach)
I like Elijah / Noah as previously suggested

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July 29th, 2013, 02:09 PM
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You could nn Josiah 'Si'... best of both worlds?

I think Silas is a great name, and I don't think of Duck Dynasty unless I hear the name 'Si'....

just thoughts for ya!

Ps. Kadance is such a beautiful name... it's one of those names thats' been on my 'list' since I was 16.
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