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Help! Only 8 weeks to go ... still no sure favourites.

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clarehk Sun 20-Jan-13 11:35:36

Baby No. 2 is coming soon and having a name panic again! Don't know the sex ...

My current shortlist -
Daniel (Danny)
Benedict (Ben)


Our dd is Jesse Lauren. Any suggestions anyone?

Nicknamegrief Sun 20-Jan-13 11:42:18

Your short list sounds fine.

We have always taken a short list in with us and decided once the baby has arrived.

Once we even abandoned all the short list names and went with something completely different (a name I had vetoed about 6 months previously).

Panic when you don't have a name and its 5 weeks and 6 days old!

SurreyWithAFringeOnTop Sun 20-Jan-13 11:47:05

Jonah is lovely, Daniel and Ben very dull.

Love Elsa, Louisa is nice, don't like Natasha.

Allthesanityinme Sun 20-Jan-13 22:14:23

Like them all except Natasha, I think its a bit dated. Daniel and Ben go better with Jesse than Jonah IMO but all good names

kipplin Sun 20-Jan-13 22:52:20

Jonah and Louisa

clarehk Mon 21-Jan-13 09:54:11

Thanks! Glad Jonah gets thumbs up, as its' my favourite right now. And will probably be between Elsa and Louisa, to be decided when baby is born.

Allalonenow Mon 21-Jan-13 09:58:23

Benedict and Louisa by a mile.

monica77798 Mon 21-Jan-13 10:46:17

Benedict and Elsa. Jesse and Elsa works well, but I think Jonah and Jesse is too many J's, LOL

forgetmenots Mon 21-Jan-13 10:46:43

Jonah and Elsa are miles in front for me, beautiful names. Love Jonah in particular (the little one I know loves the Whale story, and likes the NNs he gets - which can range from Joe, Joey, to Nah-Nah!) a solid but unusual choice.

Daniel isn't a name I'm keen on, and Benedict is okay - don't like Natasha and Louisa is fine, but not nearly as nice as Elsa.

DonkeysDontRideBicycles Mon 21-Jan-13 18:38:25

Elsa and Benedict.

TenthMuse Mon 21-Jan-13 18:57:55

Another vote for Elsa and Benedict - both lovely. Jonah and Louisa are hot on their heels, though! Not a fan of Natasha, and Daniel's a bit dull for me.

Anonymumous Mon 21-Jan-13 21:41:07

Benedict gets called Bendy Dick round here. In case that puts you off...

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