Which name do you like? Alex or Justin ?

(34 Posts)
bluee Wed 30-Jan-13 06:25:10

I am naming a boy, which name do is better? Thanks
Alex Lim
Justin Lim

BigGiantCowWithAKnockKnockTail Wed 30-Jan-13 06:39:29

Alex. I have an irrational dislike for the name Justin, sorry!

IceNoSlice Wed 30-Jan-13 06:46:55

Alex

forgottenpassword Wed 30-Jan-13 06:46:57

Alex definitely.

poweredbytoast Wed 30-Jan-13 06:57:23

Alex. No contest.

Sasparillo Wed 30-Jan-13 07:02:31

What do you call a man with a 3 inch willy?? ...Justin! No, sorry. Alex is much better xx

BikeRunSki Wed 30-Jan-13 08:05:19

Ambivalent about Alex, dislike Justin.

tilder Wed 30-Jan-13 08:11:36

Agree with sasparillo. I can't get past the just in joke. Puerile I know (have I spelt that right?)
I love the name Alex though.

Thumbwitch Wed 30-Jan-13 08:14:20

I know a lovely Justin, but only one. Then Timberlake came along and trashed it for me.

I rather love the name Alex.

bluee Wed 30-Jan-13 08:14:48

sasparillo, Does Justin mean something about 3 inch willy? Please explain the joke

cuggles Wed 30-Jan-13 08:16:01

Alex...just like my gorgeous boy!!

cuggles Wed 30-Jan-13 08:16:46

A 3 inch willy during sex would be just in!!!

Artigene Wed 30-Jan-13 08:18:51

Alex but I'd call him Alexander so he has a choice of diminutives when he's older (Alex, Alexi, Sandy, Sacha, Xander).

bluee Wed 30-Jan-13 08:19:34

Thanks cuggles, now it now the joke. Is the 3 inch willy joke very common to Americans?
Thumbwitch, why do you say Timberlake came along and trashed it? What did he do to the name Justin?

alexpolismum Wed 30-Jan-13 08:19:50

Alex, obviously grin

CarlingBlackMabel Wed 30-Jan-13 08:22:04

Alex.

What did J Timberlake do? WEll maybe you are a fan, but for the rest of us....

Shodan Wed 30-Jan-13 08:24:50

Alex.

Alexes are gorgeous and handsome and clever and funny and lovely. Not that I'm biased, or anything grin

I've never liked Justin and unfortunately the only one I've ever known was my friend's husband until he had an affair so now the name is tainted as well.

GirlOutNumbered Wed 30-Jan-13 08:28:50

Alex! Do not like Justin at all.

Thumbwitch Wed 30-Jan-13 08:29:15

I don't like J Timberlake and so the name is tainted for me now. Don't you have those feelings about names of people?

Tobagostreet Wed 30-Jan-13 08:35:37

Justin reminds me of that guy from cbeebies, so it's Alex for me (disclaimer - I'm bias as I have an Alexander)

(Are you a Wizards of Waverley Place fan? Alex (girl) and Justin (boy) are the siblings in that - watched far too many episodes for my liking!! grin)

alexpolismum Wed 30-Jan-13 08:36:04

I like the Welsh version of Justin, which is Iestyn (Yes-tin)

But other than that, I agree with Shodan! grin

cuggles Wed 30-Jan-13 10:00:56

Shodan...absolutely! I have the evidence right here on my lap!

ladymia Wed 30-Jan-13 11:29:09

Alex, really don't like the name Justin

blindworm Wed 30-Jan-13 11:38:53

If you call him Justin, everyone will always think Bieber straight away. Alex is much nicer.

scaevola Wed 30-Jan-13 11:46:38

I'd choose Alex.

Neither Timberlake nor Bieber spring to mind (must be my age), but a "just in" little willy definitely does.

chickabilla Wed 30-Jan-13 11:47:07

Alex!

Hersetta Wed 30-Jan-13 13:19:22

I admid to being irrationally baised as my gorgeous DS is an Alex but it is a very cool name.

Heavywheezing Wed 30-Jan-13 13:21:53

Have you been watching too much cbeebies?

Alex

bluee Wed 30-Jan-13 13:46:53

Heavywheezing, I have never watched cbeebies before. Why are you asking this?

TerracottaPie Wed 30-Jan-13 13:57:34

Cbeebies was my first thought too.

I have been watching too much.

grin

NormaStanleyFletcher Wed 30-Jan-13 14:00:24

Alex.

Heavywheezing Wed 30-Jan-13 15:57:03

There are presenters on there called Justin and Alex.

I watch too much cbeebies.

My mum's street is called jestyn close. I like both names.

Lollybrolly Wed 30-Jan-13 16:06:32

OMG - PLEASE do not opt for Justin. Your child will be the but of small cock jokes for ever.

Besides that all the Justins I have ever met have been complete pratts.

Alex however is lovely.

Yfronts Wed 30-Jan-13 23:44:51

Tristan?

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