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What are the names of other babies you've met?

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delilah88 Mon 24-Sep-12 16:07:10

What names seem to be really popular among other babies in your area? Are there really lots of Isobels?

Dogsmom Mon 24-Sep-12 16:15:56

I don't have friends or family with babies so my experience is very limited but my next door neighbour has a Sophie and the girl the other side has just had a Charlie, there is a Sophie opposite us too.

delilah88 Mon 24-Sep-12 16:17:07

Yes the few I've met recently have been Sophie too. It is such a cute name - I wonder whether they'll all mind when they grow up? I had a best friend with the same name as me when I was a kid and actually rather liked it.

Mama1980 Mon 24-Sep-12 16:17:16

Yep I know 3 Isobel's, also a few mollie, Millie, Adam, ruby, Archie, s.

snickers251 Mon 24-Sep-12 16:18:00

I keep hearing lots of Evie's and Grace's and even both!

I do have a little cousin Isobel but she's the only one I know smile

BikeRunSki Mon 24-Sep-12 16:24:17

With DS (now 4) it was Oliver and Niamh
With DD (nearly 1) it is Amelia, Amelia, Amelia and Daniel

delilah88 Mon 24-Sep-12 16:25:27

Amelia! Such a lovely name - interesting to hear that it really is true about the top names being everywhere.

DessieLou Mon 24-Sep-12 16:56:24

Under 1's I know are Cara, Emma, Evie, Mya, Ryan, Riley, Henry. I don't actually know any with the more 'popular' names such as Amelia, Emily, Isobel, Olivia!

Elizadoesdolittle Mon 24-Sep-12 17:01:14

I have an Amelia. Was gutted when it came out as no 1 girls name for 2011 but funnily enough we don't know any Amelia's and there are none at her preschool, nursery or any if the classes we do. Weird!

George and Isla are the most popular within my group of friends (different sets) with there being 3 of each.

Fisharefriendsnotfood Mon 24-Sep-12 17:13:20

Under 2 I know Harry William Lucas Theo Laura Rosie Hollie and penny

MrsJohnDeere Mon 24-Sep-12 18:09:05

Under 1s that I know: Lily, Alfie, Amy, Isabel, Vaughan, Theo, Emma, Angus, Eve

doblet Mon 24-Sep-12 18:45:02

Benjamin, Evie and Toby are very popular here

Kayleigh, Rhys, Isabelle, Grace

Oh and Sienna

LottieJenkins Mon 24-Sep-12 18:50:59

My god-daughter who is soon going to be 1 is an Evie, other newborns near me are Lucas, Isabella Finley and Toby!

LottieJenkins Mon 24-Sep-12 18:51:31

Oh and a Dexter too!!

RobinSparkles Mon 24-Sep-12 18:53:18

I have an Isabel but she's five.

Babies that I know are called:

Charlotte (DD2) aka Lottie
Sophie
Sophia
Olly
Victoria nn Tori
Tom
Noah
Cerys
Lily
Scarlett
Sarah
Chaniece

scarlettsmummy2 Mon 24-Sep-12 18:53:50

Under two- Florence Ottilie, Mirren, Ciara, Erin, Abigail, Eriska, lachlan, Thomas, Olivia, Riley, Henry, Macintosh, Niamh, Megan, Jonah, Rory, Annie x3, Jamie and Summer!

Isabelle x 2, Mia, Emilie x 2, Maya, Phoebe, Esme.

Jack, Josh, Adam, Lucas, Ethan, Charles, Ben x2, Oliver.

PrincessOfChina Mon 24-Sep-12 18:54:31

Lots of Isabel's or variations, and lots of Harry and William's when it comes to boys.

Haven't met many Grace's. Quite a few Connie's too actually.

delilah88 Mon 24-Sep-12 18:56:59

Connie! That's interesting.

Scarlettsmummy2 3xAnnie! Blimey!

DoItRight Mon 24-Sep-12 18:57:20

Ted, teddy, Ella, Rose, Finn, grace, jack

weaselbudge Mon 24-Sep-12 18:59:48

Mostly amelia lily sophia/sophie eva/evie ella or harry, william, oliver, thomas, edward james

scarlettsmummy2 Mon 24-Sep-12 19:00:42

The Annie's are all in northern Ireland. I also know a Connie, and more unusually a Vinnie, short for Lavinia, which I love!

CaptainHetty Mon 24-Sep-12 19:01:21

I've just realised I know very few people with babies grin

I know a Carter, Esme, Sebastian, Angeline, Sophie and Ethan.

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