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12 weeks to go and have whittled it down to... (opinions please!)

(15 Posts)
walkbesideme Sat 17-Sep-11 07:12:32

girls:
Tabitha
Saskia
Nancy
Mary
Petra

boys:
Robert (Bert)
Oscar

We already have a Polly. What do you think?

TheRealMBJ Sat 17-Sep-11 07:22:14

Tabitha - love (my top name too, but unfortunately not DH's)
Saskia - ok
Nancy - old aunt
Mary - boring
Petra - interesting and different. Like

boys:
Robert (Bert) -good, sold name
Oscar - Wilde (Sorry, not helpful I know but it is an immediate association)

ceri1985 Sat 17-Sep-11 07:34:43

Love Mary and bert smile

peggyblackett Sat 17-Sep-11 07:37:15

Nancy currently my name of choice for dd2, LOVE it, the others I'm not keen on.

Love Oscar, but I have to admit its the name of our black lab smile. Would happily use it for a dc though.

comedaygoday Sat 17-Sep-11 08:00:55

Girls: Love Nancy and Mary. Like Tabitha. Not keen on Saskia or Petra, both trying too hard IMO.

Boys: Oscar has become very widespread, does that.bother you? I'd probably use Robert, it's a more interesting choice.

CurwySwide Sat 17-Sep-11 09:09:10

Robert and Nancy are both very nice

mopsyflopsy Sat 17-Sep-11 09:36:14

Petra and Robert - lovely, classic names that aren't already used by lots of other little children (unlike Oscar, for example).

Inspirachion Sat 17-Sep-11 10:58:44

Tabitha and Saskia are lovely.
No to Petra as you have a Polly.

Oscar is fab.

RickGhastley Sat 17-Sep-11 11:02:58

Love Nancy and Petra is interesting, think I like that too!

Really don't like Tabitha- too cutsie and it's a cat's name.

Bert is very cool, like Robert too.

Oscar is the most common name round these parts at the (london) and it will always my cat's name.

pixiestix Sat 17-Sep-11 13:09:54

Tabitha and Robert get my vote.

lchodge Sat 17-Sep-11 14:46:12

I like Saskia and Oscar.

lockets Sat 17-Sep-11 18:05:21

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Oscar. Not fond of any of the girls' names, sorry.

MissHonkover Sun 18-Sep-11 16:54:28

Nancy is lovely, not keen on either of your boy choices as full names, but I like Bert.

walkbesideme Sun 18-Sep-11 17:06:01

thanks everyone for your comments - a range of opinions as expected but none that have devastated us! I'm thinking of Robert for my boy's option - still not sure about the girl. Still some time so no problems eh!

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