What is your favourite out of our boys shortlist?

(43 Posts)
katiecubs Fri 05-Oct-12 09:00:52

Me and DH both agree on liking the below names - DH current fave is Milo whilst i am keen on Seth. Any thoughts?

henry
stanley
seth
milo
sebastian
zachary
george
max

Ham69 Fri 05-Oct-12 23:18:38

Wilbur
Edward
Albert (Albie)
Sidney
Kit
Gene
Reuben

Beamur Fri 05-Oct-12 23:22:10

I like all of your names.
But, I'm kinda with you on Seth, my next favourite of your list would be Stanley.
My least favourite would be Zachary and Max.
Chum of mine had an Edwin, nn Ted which I like a lot.

Ham69 Sat 06-Oct-12 00:00:41

Love Milo by the way, followed by Seth.

SirBoobAlot Sat 06-Oct-12 00:06:01

Sebastian
George
Henry

Really dislike the rest. Least favourite would be Stanley.

Floralnomad Sat 06-Oct-12 00:08:00

Seth ,and love George but is prob way too popular . What about Angus ,Tobias or Hugo. I agree that Milo just makes me think of a Tweenie and I knew a very strange child called Sebastian which would put me off.

Clary Sat 06-Oct-12 00:21:06

Of your choices I prefer Stanley, George and Henry.

Stanley vetoed by DH; George is DS2's middle name. There are quite a few Georges around tho, I teach four (years 7-9) in a not especially middle class area (most popular names at the school are Jordan and Josh); Stan a bt more unusual.

Max is very popular btw. I only say this about popularity as the other names you list are less often seen. By me anyway.

Cezella Sat 06-Oct-12 01:49:24

I love the name Zachary x

deleted203 Sat 06-Oct-12 01:53:48

I like Max and Zach (not keen on Zachary). I'm probably going to offend people with my views on the others, but:-

Milo makes me think of the Tweenies
Stanley is for very old men
Henry and George are for middle aged and portly bank managers
Seth is purely for the Amish
Sebastian is very Brideshead Revisited.

SomewhereInCanada Sat 06-Oct-12 01:58:35

Isn't Milo a malted chocolate drink?

Harrison? I have one of those. He's lovely smile

SonnySpain Sat 06-Oct-12 02:47:44

Max and Zachary

Narked Sat 06-Oct-12 12:54:35

Henry.

MrsJohnDeere Sat 06-Oct-12 16:06:56

Love Henry and George
Like Max and Sebastian

Indifferent to the others

delilah88 Sat 06-Oct-12 17:57:13

Seth is my favourite - it's brilliant. I far prefer it to Henry which is much more predictable.

LemonBreeland Sat 06-Oct-12 18:01:20

Henry is a bit blah. I love Milo fwiw, but also adore Seth. I think it's a lovely name.

Growlithe Sat 06-Oct-12 18:01:33

Seth is a lovely name, it puts me in mind of a big strong dependable man. I don't get Milo either, it is the name of a big purple tweenie.

Love Sebastian and like Max. Zachary does nothing for me and I really dislike Henry and Seth.

legoballoon Sat 06-Oct-12 21:29:25

Seth please.

4boyzmum Sat 06-Oct-12 21:33:06

I have a Seth and we always get lovely compliments on how much his name is liked. Has to be my fave!!

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