Care to share your 3 favourite boy's names?

(163 Posts)
Ttcnumero3 Thu 07-Mar-13 22:13:05

DH and I have used up all the names we agree on with DC1and DC2!! Looking for inspiration.... So what are your 3 faves?

Stixswhichtwizzle Thu 07-Mar-13 22:25:36

Barnaby(although this made me DH hysterical hmm)

Henry

George

Stixswhichtwizzle Thu 07-Mar-13 22:25:59

My DH not me!

baskingseals Thu 07-Mar-13 22:32:55

Gabriel

Arlo

Xavier

neither of my sons has any of these names.

<glares at dh>

MsAkimbo Thu 07-Mar-13 22:33:15

Charlie

Harrison

Elliot

akaemmafrost Thu 07-Mar-13 22:34:07

Leo
Tobias
Asa

AllTitsAndTinsel Thu 07-Mar-13 22:35:03

Saul
Lewis
Jacob.

akaemmafrost Thu 07-Mar-13 22:36:39

<<cheats>>
Edward
Felix
Barney

blue2711 Thu 07-Mar-13 22:37:16

Jude
Kit
Inigo

buttercrumble Thu 07-Mar-13 22:37:58

Teddy

Rupert

Henry

BikeRunSki Thu 07-Mar-13 22:38:59

Ambrose
Eliezer
Peter

nelly83 Thu 07-Mar-13 22:44:50

alexander
noah
reuben

tabbyH Thu 07-Mar-13 22:47:25

James
Benjamin
I never thought of a third.. I have 2 girls!

AgathaPinchBottom Thu 07-Mar-13 22:47:41

Stanley, Billy and Kip

wigglesrock Thu 07-Mar-13 22:51:34

Dominic, Leo and Joe. I have 3 girls grin

MustafaCake Thu 07-Mar-13 22:55:07

Hal
Evan
Joel

vladthedisorganised Thu 07-Mar-13 23:00:04

Sean
Patrick
Alexander

Still18atheart Thu 07-Mar-13 23:01:04

Jonathan
Max
Zack

BeaWheesht Thu 07-Mar-13 23:06:43

Lachlan
Fergus
Innes

fertilityagogo Thu 07-Mar-13 23:08:52

Desmond
Robert (family reasons)
Yanick

MissLurkalot Thu 07-Mar-13 23:11:38

Bruno
Toby
Maxim

rockinhippy Thu 07-Mar-13 23:19:52

Amos, Austin, Rodin,

WhiteHairReally Thu 07-Mar-13 23:35:58

Edmund
Guy
Hugh

Bowlersarm Thu 07-Mar-13 23:41:08

Will
Jamie
Joe

Kiwiinkits Thu 07-Mar-13 23:45:04

(Am adding Rodin to the list; LOVE that!)

Wade
Reed

forgetmenots Thu 07-Mar-13 23:45:40

Angus
Lachlan
Gregor

TheSecondComing Thu 07-Mar-13 23:48:33

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

omri Thu 07-Mar-13 23:54:08

Peter
Kit
Freddy

thistlelicker Fri 08-Mar-13 00:01:40

Logan. Lewis . James

DizzyPurple Fri 08-Mar-13 00:04:52

Elliott, James, Dominic

teatrolley Fri 08-Mar-13 00:12:05

Henry
Solomon
Edmund

Assajjventress Fri 08-Mar-13 09:47:52

Alex
Dominic
Leo

survivingwinter Fri 08-Mar-13 09:52:52

Rufus
Laurie
Alistair

eskimosoup Fri 08-Mar-13 10:19:02

Reuben
Noah
Henry

Gregor
Struan
Keir

lockets Fri 08-Mar-13 13:35:54

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

akaemmafrost Fri 08-Mar-13 13:37:14

Both my children's names are on here smile.

Did you add them yourself akaemmafrost? grin

WinkyWinkola Fri 08-Mar-13 13:48:30

Tobias
Theodore
Barnaby
Atticus
Rudyard

Leo
Cory
Rowan

akaemmafrost Fri 08-Mar-13 14:16:54

Just one of them grin

Zavi Fri 08-Mar-13 14:21:57

Malachy
Kit
Declan

Boys' names that I really love but couldn't bring myself to call a boy (too embarrassing in public, too weird-o):

Ptolemy
Osirus
Vivian

birdofthenorth Fri 08-Mar-13 17:41:21

Rex
Wyatt
Kingsley

I think pending DS is getting off lightly with Arthur grin

Polkadotfanatic Fri 08-Mar-13 17:53:19

Seth
Reuben
Benjamin

Seth has been my favourite boy's name since I was 23 - I am now 32....still havent had chance to use it.

Guilty pleasure names:

Etienne
Remy
Theo
Wilf
Cash (After Johnny Cash)
Hunter
Sawyer
Cole

LuluLovesYou Fri 08-Mar-13 18:30:33

Kit
Ezra
Asa
Cassius

Ttcnumero3 Fri 08-Mar-13 19:15:52

Some great names here! Loving the 'guilty secrets' and 'glaring at DH'! I like biblical names, and Scottish names and classic names too. DH likes very little angry!

Bearcrumble Fri 08-Mar-13 19:47:25

Dashiell
Hawthorne
Josiah

goingdownhill Fri 08-Mar-13 19:49:09

Excluding my ds's

Raphael
Gabriel
Saul

Not including my DSs.

Alisdair
Elijah/Eli- would LOVE to use this but DD1 is Elizabeth and is sometimes known as Eliza, so we cant use itsad.
Ezekiel/Zeke

wizzler Fri 08-Mar-13 21:02:39

Archie
Gabriel
Matthew

Bodhi

Arlo

Hugo

Rowan
Alexander
James

soda1234 Sat 09-Mar-13 00:27:43

William
Rory
George

stickygingerbread Sat 09-Mar-13 01:54:39

Henry
Edward
Jack (as nn for John)

MinnesotaNice Sat 09-Mar-13 02:50:02

Joshua
Josiah
Owen
Carsten
(Not including my 2DS names)

sleepywombat Sat 09-Mar-13 05:41:20

Gabriel
Patrick
Elias

(also not including ds' names)

Love but would never use: Rudy, Rémy, Thibaut.

Artichook Sat 09-Mar-13 06:36:23

Sacha (Alexander)
Maxim
Joseph

If I were braver:
Bede
Humphrey

barnet Sat 09-Mar-13 06:52:47

Tiago (Santiago)
Zac
Leo

raisah Sat 09-Mar-13 07:10:42

Zakariah
Adam
Sulaiman/Soloman

Badvoc Sat 09-Mar-13 07:15:35

Thomas
Toby
Edward

cuppateaanyone Sat 09-Mar-13 07:17:18

Vaughan
Freddie
Taylor

exoticfruits Sat 09-Mar-13 07:28:24

Matthew
Edward
Thomas

CognitiveOverload Sat 09-Mar-13 20:35:16

Saul
Max
Rex

FriggFRIGGisPoorlySick Sat 09-Mar-13 20:47:51

Arlo (DS's name,I luffs it)

Finley (overused now,but I fell in love with the name as a child and I still adore it)

Zacharias (fell in love as a child again,first heard it in 'Goodnight mr Tom')

MadameJosephine Sat 09-Mar-13 20:49:36

James
William
Daniel

BornToFolk Sat 09-Mar-13 20:51:56

Leaving out DS's first and second names, which are my first and second favouries...

Arthur
Gabriel
John

I also really love Cassius but I don't think I could ever use it on an actual child.

ThePskettiIncident Sat 09-Mar-13 20:56:46

Jericho
Emile
Cassim

Ds not included! And he has 2 slightly out there names.

George

William

Jonathan

cece Sat 09-Mar-13 21:01:18

Excluding my DS's actual names

Victor
Wesley
Gregory

cece Sat 09-Mar-13 21:01:56

Oh and also

Didier - which I would never use as we are not French!

Mintberry Sat 09-Mar-13 21:04:00

Noel, Luke, Alex

Not a fan of overly middle class names.

mayanna123 Sun 10-Mar-13 07:30:30

Quentin
Marcus
Alexander

lola88 Sun 10-Mar-13 20:56:48

Cole (DS name)
Zak
Alexander (DS middle name)

Apart from DS's name - which has been mentioned twice smile - my favourites are:

Raphael
Ezra
Israel

SashaSashays Sun 10-Mar-13 21:17:42

I've got 4 DSs so could easily list 12 names, my top at probably

Jack
Jesse
Ralph
Mason

Clargo55 Sun 10-Mar-13 21:20:39

Elias (Eli)
Tobias (Toby)
Reuben

Ttcnumero3 Sun 10-Mar-13 22:38:03

Clargo i like your names very much. Is tobias biblical? And how do you pronounce elias?

WinkyWankyWonkyPeppa Sun 10-Mar-13 22:41:35

Other than my son's name, I like...

Harry

Aaron

Frederick (Freddie) sentimental

I know a little Elias prn ee-lie-us. Its a lovely name.

FreedomOfTheTess Mon 11-Mar-13 14:31:47

My top three (not including Jack and Alexander, which are my DSs names):

Samuel
Josiah
Abel

missmash Mon 11-Mar-13 14:38:20

Eliot

Miller

Acer

Got 2 DS but non of their names, DH wanted Beck.

AmberSocks Mon 11-Mar-13 16:29:58

Sebastia Edward and Jude.

BUT

i really love Mario and Franco,but not sure if my husband would agree.

CPtart Mon 11-Mar-13 16:40:08

Adam
Luke
Zachary/Benjamin (can't decide between)

sooperdooper Mon 11-Mar-13 17:12:10

Dexter
Seamus
Cillian

iheartmycat Mon 11-Mar-13 21:22:41

Joseph
Keir
Fraser

Cakethrow Mon 11-Mar-13 22:39:49

Chiron
Torran
Sebastien

LazyMonkeyButler Mon 11-Mar-13 23:30:27

My favourite three boys' names that I could get past DH:

Jack
Tom
Jacob

I used to love Isaac, until I (genuinely) came across a little boy called Isaac Cox blush. Changed my opinion on the name somewhat blush.

My favourite three boys' names I would never, ever get past DH:

Levi
Kit
Jem

INeverSaidThat Mon 11-Mar-13 23:33:52

Leander

Shane

Ludwig

Midlandsmom Mon 11-Mar-13 23:39:35

Daniel
Benjamin
George

jellybeans Mon 11-Mar-13 23:41:25

Flynn
Blake
Evan or Jake

toobreathless Tue 12-Mar-13 00:08:35

Benedict (Ben)
Hector (Tor)
Gregory

I am expecting DD2 smile

Theicingontop Tue 12-Mar-13 07:55:41

Dexter
Maximilian
...James

MrsBazinga Tue 12-Mar-13 07:59:01

Arthur
Inigo
Nathaniel

FreedomOfTheTess Tue 12-Mar-13 09:05:09

Nathaniel is a great name, but I am somewhat biased, as I'm married to one!

Oh well, if anyone I know is on MN, I will have outed myself there.

tammytoby Tue 12-Mar-13 12:50:47

Darius
Quentin
Dominic

sjupes Tue 12-Mar-13 13:00:24

daniel, christopher, teddy.

not allowed daniel <OH is a bugger.>
OH chose jacob over christopher for DS
OH's ex father in law is named teddy sad

also growing a thing for noah it's so pretty but i can't stop singing ''noah noah who built the ark'' ... whenever i think of it which is off putting.

peachypips Tue 12-Mar-13 13:02:12

Soren
Silas
Jamie
Laurie

I know, that's four!!!
Have 2 DSs called Zachary and Charlie.

Rosehassometoes Tue 12-Mar-13 20:04:45

Rowan
Louis
Jasper

Jack
Jacob
Zach

one is pfbs namegrin

Julian
Albert
Rafferty

Birdies Tue 12-Mar-13 20:10:34

Heath
Albert
Seth

Debs1990 Tue 12-Mar-13 20:11:56

Brandon
Theodore
Miles

Clargo55 Tue 12-Mar-13 20:32:12

Numero Yes Tobias is biblical. Elias is our top choice atm grin
It is pronounced as Myboots says ee-lie-us Eli for short.

Have you and DH seen any potential names for DC3 yet?

Ttcnumero3 Tue 12-Mar-13 23:18:43

Clargo55, thank you. DH and I agree on diddly-squat! Only boy's name we vaguely have in common is Toby. But it's not top of either of our very limited lists!! Still, plenty of time....

ellesabe Wed 13-Mar-13 15:22:52

Austin
Otis
Solomon

MolotovCocktail Wed 13-Mar-13 16:10:06

Gabriel
Reuben
Ezra

TenthMuse Wed 13-Mar-13 20:50:36

Gabriel
Rufus
William

justhayley Thu 14-Mar-13 19:14:42

Noah
Joshua
Oliver

lovechocolates Fri 15-Mar-13 13:32:44

Charlie, Joshua, Jacob

CityGal29 Fri 15-Mar-13 20:31:45

Leander
Ralph
Lynton

Oscarandelliesmum Fri 15-Mar-13 20:33:43

Otis
Gabriel
Felix
smile

banterbus Fri 15-Mar-13 20:57:24

Noah
Reuben
Oliver

Haystack Fri 15-Mar-13 22:23:56

Torrin
Sacha
Fraser
None are my ds's name, but someone has listed my dd's name as in their top 3 boy's names and she is now very unamused!

TheKelda Sat 16-Mar-13 00:26:10

Matthew
Theo
Jude

Zachary
Ptolemy
Leonard

Alisvolatpropiis Sun 17-Mar-13 10:46:58

Jasper
Aneurin
Henry

Gwennan Sun 17-Mar-13 10:52:01

August
Henry
Rowan

Honourable mentions for Ambrose, Arthur, Asa, Caspar, Francis, Isaac, Leo, Monty, Oscar, and Sebastian!

ChasedByBees Sun 17-Mar-13 11:09:42

Edward
Benedict
Struggling for a third. Neither would work with our surname so my imaginary sons would need to be called something else.

MrsJohnDeere Sun 17-Mar-13 11:32:39

Christopher
William
George

fussychica Sun 17-Mar-13 19:15:55

Adam
Nathan
Alexander

Always remembe to make it sound right with your surname and that they'll be old men one daygrin

Ohmydarlin Sun 17-Mar-13 21:55:37

Lysander
Barnaby
Sebastian

IAmLouisWalsh Sun 17-Mar-13 21:57:22

PatrickPeterStanley

imip Sun 17-Mar-13 21:58:33

Ned, Orson and Cassius. I've had five daughters smile

cityangel Sun 17-Mar-13 22:24:44

Ellis, Otis & imip has now added a new favourite Orson

imip Sun 17-Mar-13 23:00:52

smile Orson rocks!

Januarymadness Sun 17-Mar-13 23:52:03

Joshua

louis

Ciaran

Demelzajane Mon 18-Mar-13 07:02:39

James
Thomas
Ethan

ripsishere Mon 18-Mar-13 07:15:58

Duncan
Adrian
Gavin

Quakergirl Tue 25-Jun-13 20:48:18

Dan
Joe
Billy

LondonBus Tue 25-Jun-13 20:53:15

Hugo

Bruce

Hamish

Edward

(yes, I know that's 4!)

McNo Tue 25-Jun-13 20:55:51

Callum
Brody
Lewis

TeamJesse Tue 25-Jun-13 21:00:59

Lev
Asher
Thomas

AnythingNotEverything Tue 25-Jun-13 21:06:20

Reuben
Evan
Jude

I might just get I've if these. Two of them have been vetoed. Sob.

pilates Tue 25-Jun-13 21:07:13

Jack
George
Henry

pygmy Tue 25-Jun-13 21:09:33

Finn
Louis
Hector

Breezy1985 Tue 25-Jun-13 23:57:57

James (DS)

Ellis

Then I'd struggle, have a long list of girls names I love, found them so much easier.

MissKnox Wed 26-Jun-13 02:10:20

Carrick
Issac
James

othersideofchannel Wed 26-Jun-13 07:05:58

Quentin
Reuben
Magnus

FeegleFion Wed 26-Jun-13 07:12:36

Anything I have a Jude Robert and I just love love love his name grin

BeaWheesht Wed 26-Jun-13 07:14:34

Fergus
Seamus
Hamish

NB I would not use all these names together!

FeegleFion Wed 26-Jun-13 07:32:05

Should have said, Jude is my favourite name grin

I also like
Ellison
Luca

GreatGooglyMoogly Wed 26-Jun-13 07:33:26

Christopher
Michael
Russell

Fozziebearmum2be Wed 26-Jun-13 08:22:45

Reuben
Leo
Isaac
Elijah

(Ok that's 4...)

RaRaZ Wed 26-Jun-13 11:06:25

Rafferty
Rafe
James

Pidgy Wed 26-Jun-13 11:35:55

Reuben
Finn
Alexander

Like Elias too so thanks for that!

KLou1105 Wed 26-Jun-13 18:26:50

I have so many for boys but the top 3 would have to be...
Jullian
Flynn
Henry

dementedma Wed 26-Jun-13 22:46:45

Laurence
James
Simon
Guy

Passthesaltdear Wed 26-Jun-13 22:52:14

Harry
Madoc
Reuben

Blonde1982 Thu 27-Jun-13 04:03:19

arlo
dexter
vaughan

Babybanana123 Fri 28-Jun-13 10:48:24

Archer (Maybe The name of a future son)
Ronald (My DP thinks Its a pedo's name though hmm )
Everett

HenriettaPye Fri 28-Jun-13 10:54:26

Jesse
Freddie
Austin

And DS name, which I dare not mention on here or I will be shot down for using it as its 'common' and 'twee'. hmm

JoJoManon Fri 28-Jun-13 12:42:56

Jake (Jacob)
Alexander

I am struggling for a third. Perhaps Max or Hugo.

molliesmummy Fri 28-Jun-13 13:43:54

Max
Liam
Ryan

lollypopsicle Fri 28-Jun-13 21:13:03

Gabriel
Jude
Devon

ChocChaffinch Fri 28-Jun-13 21:18:13

Calvin
Michael
Jolyon

IWipeArses Fri 28-Jun-13 22:33:49

Clement
Prosper
Atticus
Arturo
Peter

MorphandChas Sat 29-Jun-13 08:27:58

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

singaporeswing Sat 29-Jun-13 08:45:30

Nathaniel
Theo
Cillian

Also love:

Arlo
Rafferty
Tadhg

But DP would never let me have the latter 3...

moanymandy Sun 30-Jun-13 21:35:12

Evan
Reuben
Lucas

Not including ds1 name but is my top 3 for ds2 due oct!

Canidae Sun 30-Jun-13 21:39:26

Warren
Scott
Jesse

aftereight Sun 30-Jun-13 21:44:57

Benedict
Felix
Atticus
Flynn
James

BananaRaces Tue 09-Jul-13 14:19:04

Edmund
Mark
Arthur
Seth

Sorry, you have to allow me 4 - I can't choose!

IsaacCox Tue 09-Jul-13 15:03:53

Sebastian
Francis
Tristan
Cassius

Oops that was four grin

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