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backjustforaminute Fri 23-Sep-11 20:59:13

If you blank out the Simpsons connection and focus on the ancient Greek poet, this would be a lovely name. Homer.

I'm not even pg so no worries, there isn't a poor little boy about to be landed with this name. I'm just thinking.

GwendolineMaryLacey Fri 23-Sep-11 21:03:29

It would, but good luck blanking those out wink

Catsycat Fri 23-Sep-11 21:21:06

Yes, but I think of Homer as one of the men wh ruined my first year as an undergraduate grin.

Catsycat Fri 23-Sep-11 21:21:51

or who ruined it, even (lightheaded for lack of dinner!!!)

rockinastocking Fri 23-Sep-11 21:26:34

He'd get called Homersexual.

Not that there's anything wrong with being homosexual, but an eleven year old boy would not enjoy this nickname.

(Disclaimer: am a secondary school teacher who has to do homophones. I also have two sons. I know what I'm talking about).

EdithWeston Fri 23-Sep-11 21:32:16

Pigeons.

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