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Which name do you prefer from my list? DS due v soon!

(36 Posts)
Pinkflipflop Fri 25-Jan-13 16:45:48

First name definitely Reuben, but which of these as a middle- dh and I can't decide and I don't want to discuss it with anyone else in RL! Please add any suitable alternative suggestions for us!

Reuben Jude
Reuben Arthur
Reuben Spencer
Reuben George
Reuben Isaac

Am sure there are so many more nice middle names but this gives you an idea of what we like!

IrnBruTheNoo Sat 26-Jan-13 12:05:52

DH's initials are TB. I always tease him about it, that his parents obviously weren't thinking straight after he was born!

LucieLucie Sat 26-Jan-13 12:11:57

Reuben Isaac - love this!

perceptionreality Sat 26-Jan-13 12:18:06

Reuben George

amazingmumof6 Sat 26-Jan-13 12:20:22

my initials are V.I.P. but only since I got married, so a happy coincidence! DH actually included this in his wedding speech, it was very funny

we were always very aware to not choose names that'd spell out anything, but DS2 is SAP because we just loved the name combination so much! (he is Samuel Aaron)

based on all of this just choose the name you like, but check the initials don't spell out something stupid, rude or naughty (like AA or SS or PEE or BOG)

Varya Sat 26-Jan-13 12:20:49

Reuben Spencer!

LazyMachine Sat 26-Jan-13 12:26:14

Definitely Reuben Jude. Strong and interesting.

Ignore PP who said it was too rhyme-y because it's not at all. It's actually the only one on your list that flows easily. The others are too clunky - too many syllables.

LazyMachine Sat 26-Jan-13 12:27:21

(Reuben George as a distant second contender after Reuben Jude!)

jellybeans Sat 26-Jan-13 14:12:43

Reuben Isaac

itsallinmyhead Sat 26-Jan-13 14:21:24

Reuben Jude grin

My 7 week old DS is Jude Robert grin

They're all lovely though.

Pinkflipflop Sat 26-Jan-13 15:02:24

Thanks for everybody's opinion on this and glad not too many hmm at the name Reuben!

My favourite is Reuben Jude so I was a but disappointed that someone thought it was too rhymey!

Think it will probably be Jude!

Thanks for all good wishes smile

itsallinmyhead Sat 26-Jan-13 17:03:55

Jude ROCKS! grin Good choice.

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