Edgar Otto

(37 Posts)
pygmy Fri 02-Aug-13 11:30:54

Nice or not nice?

I like both Ed and Eddie as nicknames.

hatsybatsy Fri 02-Aug-13 11:39:11

not nice.

edward - i like

edmund - is ok

edwin - but too frilly

edgar - just very harsh and old-manish

Littlecherublegs Fri 02-Aug-13 11:40:41

Not nice.

night1971 Fri 02-Aug-13 11:58:20

Very very nice. People just aren't familiar with it. Great name! A superb name for a little boy and a man. If you love it, go for it!

rowtunda Fri 02-Aug-13 12:02:23

Nice - much better than boring Edward.

Ihatepeas Fri 02-Aug-13 12:49:55

I really like it!!

Teamjavert Fri 02-Aug-13 13:35:01

I love Ottoman,but I don't like Edgar at all.

Teamjavert Fri 02-Aug-13 13:35:50

Otto,not Ottoman. Bloody autocorrect.

Otto is cool. Edgar is awful

JoniR Fri 02-Aug-13 14:23:06

I think that's an awesome name. Wish I'd thought of it.

Onesleeptillwembley Fri 02-Aug-13 14:24:33

Not nice. Edgar is not attractive, doesn't gonwith Otto, which is not a nice bame either.

nemno Fri 02-Aug-13 14:26:05

Nice

dyslexicdespot Fri 02-Aug-13 14:26:15

Both are very nice.

LazyMonkeyButler Fri 02-Aug-13 14:27:26

Oh dear, Edgar is awful - sorry. Otto is fine, but reminds me of the school bus driver in the Simpsons.

Having said that, we met a 3 year old Edwin on holiday recently and he was a very sweet little thing which did make the name grow on me over the week. Maybe meeting an Edgar would work in the same way?

Timpani Fri 02-Aug-13 16:42:36

I love Edgar!! And tbh it's what you love that matters right? I've given DS1 a very marmite name and I'm sure a few people turned up their noses but no one has really said to my face "ugh, that's awful" or anything.

I would call DS2 (if it's a DS) but it really doesn't go with our surname. I love Edward too!

KateCroydon Fri 02-Aug-13 21:19:23

awful awful awful.

Mind you, I quite like Tyler...

Capitola Fri 02-Aug-13 21:22:08

I love them both, but would go with Otto as a first name.

LegArmpits Fri 02-Aug-13 21:23:11

Love love love them both, but I think they run better the other way around.

Ikeameatballs Fri 02-Aug-13 21:24:40

I much prefer Otto to Edgar which I really don't like. I also don't think that they work together, they tend to run into each other and are stylistically very different.

sonlypuppyfat Fri 02-Aug-13 21:29:45

Words fail me

Rhubarbgarden Fri 02-Aug-13 23:29:32

I love Edgar. It was my second choice for ds. I like Otto too.

kiwik Sat 03-Aug-13 01:08:29

Love it.
Edgar is great - strong, and different to the more usual Edward, which is a bit overused.
I adore the name Otto, but DH didn't, so I had to call the cat Otto.

everlong Sat 03-Aug-13 04:32:54

Gorgeous.

almapudden Sat 03-Aug-13 04:54:28

Love it.

williaminajetfighter Sat 03-Aug-13 05:13:29

Edgar Allen Poe. Can't go wrong...

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