boy's name suggestions

(16 Posts)
curlyclaz13 Mon 11-Mar-13 19:10:58

lots of nice names that we already have ruled out mainly as OH doesn't like them ! he doesn't like nearly every name I suggest. silly man. wink

lifesobeautiful Sat 09-Mar-13 21:10:58

I loved Oscar when we were thinking of a boy's name, but unfortunately knew too many. I think Otto is lovely - and quite similar to Oscar, without being too common! Other suggestions:
Rafe
Raphael (shorted to Raff or Rafe)
Sebastian (Seb or Bastian)

Assajjventress Sat 09-Mar-13 20:18:22

Robert nn rob, robbie, bob, bobbie, bert, bertie
Lovely on a baby, boy & man

Choccybaby Sat 09-Mar-13 20:10:43

Oswin? nn still could be ozzy though.

Oscarandelliesmum Thu 07-Mar-13 12:09:53

We have an Oscar shortened to Oscie, it's not too popular in scotland yet!

DonkeysDontRideBicycles Thu 07-Mar-13 09:47:12

Agree Tobias (Toby) is very nice, or Alexander, (Ally, Alex, Lex, Xander, Sandy).

How about Rafferty, (Raf, Rafa, Rafe, Raffa, Rafi) or Edward, (Ed, Eddie, Eddy, Ned, Ted, Teddy)?

Gwennan Thu 07-Mar-13 09:23:02

Alistair
Arlo
Bowen
Casper, Caspian, Cassian, Cassius
Darwin
Edison, Edmund, Edwin
Elliot, Ellis
Francis, Frank, Franklin
Jasper
Lennon, Lennox
Montgomery, Montague, Monty
Patrick
Rafferty
Robin
Rowan
Rufus
Spencer
Sullivan
Tobias
Wilson
Victor

Not all ones I'd pick but going for variety!

forgot about that curiousgeorgie

curiousgeorgie Thu 07-Mar-13 09:03:12

Oscar can be shortened... My friends little boy is Ozzie..

(Awful but if you have an Oscar he might get this!)

How are they terrible names?!

OP we still haven't decided yet, but on my list is Finley, Rory, Charlie, Mathew, Joshua, Reuben and William.

Bessie123......and your contribution is?????????

Bessie123 Thu 07-Mar-13 02:20:01

Have you all been drinking?? What terrible names. Although Oscar is nice.

blindworm Thu 07-Mar-13 02:17:58

Alexander (Alex, Xander)
Benjamin (Ben)
Jacob (Jake)
Oliver (Ollie)
Maximilian (Max)
Elijah (Eli)
Lucas (Luke)
Joshua (Josh)
Christopher (Chris, Kit)
Theodore (Theo, Ted, Teddy)

Oscar can't be shortened hmm

How about:

Emerson (Emmet)
Finlay (Finn)
Harris/Harrison (Harry)
Joel (Joe)
Edgar (Ed)

Or if you go without the shortening options:

Elliot
Miles
Theo
Keir

curlyclaz13 Wed 06-Mar-13 21:10:11

I also would prefer a name that can be shortened.

curlyclaz13 Wed 06-Mar-13 21:08:07

We are stuck for a boy's name.
we don't want religious names or anything too popular we also don't want a family name (too many to list !)
so far we can only agree on Oscar which I think might be too popular although we will probably go for it anyway ! we liked Scarlett or Imogen for a girl. so any suggestions for other boys names ?

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