Sci Fi/ fantasy boys name??

(54 Posts)
SquarePolarBear Fri 08-Feb-13 19:30:58

Would really like a scifi/fantasy inspired boys name but that also has meaning ideally.

Any suggestions?!

Labour is imminent so any ideas gratefully recieved...

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lalabaloo Sun 10-Feb-13 17:38:16

Ford? As in Prefect...

SquarePolarBear Sun 10-Feb-13 15:15:27

Thanks again for more fab suggestions!!

A few of you have said Logan-- which I love. But have quite a few friends with little Logan's so don't think I could use it.

Max Power! I know the episode, haha.

It's my due date today so could be any day now, promise I'll come back & let you all know (although took us a week to settle on DDs name so could be a while!!)
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CheerfulYank Sun 10-Feb-13 04:45:21

Ooh, no good suggestions but marking my place as I want to see what you choose! smile

DessieLou Sun 10-Feb-13 04:31:20

Xavier

TeamEdward Sat 09-Feb-13 22:42:56

Logan - either from Logan's Run or as the alter-ego of Wolverine (X Men)

frostfrond Sat 09-Feb-13 22:42:02

Max Power.
I remember an episode of the Simpsons Homer was using the hairdryer and saw that written on and thought it was a cool name

Lanner - a hawk
Han (Solo)

LilQueenie Sat 09-Feb-13 22:39:41

Galen
Jareth
Wolf

cant really think right now, sorry.

doyouwantfrieswiththat Sat 09-Feb-13 22:39:30

Asimov

TheFowlAndThePussycat Sat 09-Feb-13 22:38:52

fryingnemo that's exactly what I was going to say!

Softlysoftly Sat 09-Feb-13 22:37:42

Definitely Garion, German name meaning Guardian from the David Edding series.

Althalus is another of his I like.

Khalad (from sparhawk) is close to the Arabic name Khalid/Khaled meaning eternal or immortal.

Zane is from Piers Anthony incarnations of immortality (he goes on to be the incarnation of death but in a good way! ) in Hebrew Zane means God is Gracious.

Im going to watch this thread as I want to know final choice make sure to update and congrats.

Btw I've just realised that both my dds have names very very similar to 2 characters from 1 of these books. Obviously crept into my subconscious!

tabulahrasa Sat 09-Feb-13 22:32:55

Tiberius is shortened to just T of course hmm

SquarePolarBear Sat 09-Feb-13 22:15:23

Wow thanks for all the suggestions!!

Loads of potential ones to add to the list, brilliant. Just got to get the little fella out now..

SilverMoo Sat 09-Feb-13 21:38:44

Zion
Astro
Wolverine
Zeke
Ezra

SilverMoo Sat 09-Feb-13 21:35:58

Neo?

carbondated Sat 09-Feb-13 15:58:59

Not so much sci-fi as astronomical:
Io
Callisto
Nix

Lionsntigersnbears Sat 09-Feb-13 09:26:06

Frodo, Bilbo, Samwise?

DailySliceOfGato Sat 09-Feb-13 09:07:34

Sorry, brain not switched on. Here's the clicky link: www.amazon.co.uk/Sci-fi-Baby-Names-This-World/dp/1594741611

DailySliceOfGato Sat 09-Feb-13 09:06:44

I'm not kidding, I actually have this book:

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sci-fi-Baby-Names-This-World/dp/1594741611

If you buy it from the second hand dealers you can get it really cheap!

It's surprisingly well-researched, and I'd recommend it!

elfycat Sat 09-Feb-13 08:05:39

Our 'boy's' name was Jaxom.

Only we had 2DDs. I talked DH out of calling DD1 Merlin though, we went with Elanor (Samwide Gamgee's daughter).

BikeRunSki Sat 09-Feb-13 07:52:42

There's an Anakin at work!

Buck, as in Buck Rogers?

LadyMargolotta Sat 09-Feb-13 07:50:47

Merlin
Arthur

KnockMeDown Sat 09-Feb-13 07:50:06

Blake - as in Blake's 7

LadyMargolotta Sat 09-Feb-13 07:47:27

Was going to mention Logan!

For fanstasy, can't beat Eddard.

PatriciaHolm Fri 08-Feb-13 23:10:25

Mal. (Malcolm)

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