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Daniel and Nathans little brother would be called?

(81 Posts)
youbethemummylion Sun 27-Jan-13 16:10:22

Need a boys name to go with Daniel and Nathan, I have Benjamin stuck in my head but DH has disallowed it due to many many pet dogs named Ben. Please help.

nagynolonger Thu 31-Jan-13 05:21:36

Some lovely names above.

Every family of little brothers must have a James IMO.

Bearandcub Thu 31-Jan-13 06:15:53

Jake/ Jacob

gazzalw Thu 31-Jan-13 06:21:16


legalalien Thu 31-Jan-13 06:26:07

My initial thought was that it had to be benjamin, then I read your post. Tell your dh he is wrong about the dogs. smile. I do not know any dogs called ben (except the one in that dreadful 1970s film, for the love of Benji).

(for the record there are lots of dogs called Sam. )

SissySpacekAteMyHamster Thu 31-Jan-13 06:33:34

Adrian ... don't know why, but it goes in my head

insanityscratching Thu 31-Jan-13 06:35:00

A neighbour has a Daniel and Nathan she also has a Matthew and a James.

What about Lewis or Adam?

MusicalEndorphins Thu 31-Jan-13 06:46:27

Luke or Samuel (Sam for short)

MrsMaryCooper Thu 31-Jan-13 06:56:15


ScaredySquirrel Thu 31-Jan-13 06:56:27

Christopher, Sam, Luke or Matthew I think.

Reaa Thu 31-Jan-13 07:25:56



gazzalw Thu 31-Jan-13 07:56:28

I'm getting a semi-Biblical vibe to the names...

hippy1952 Thu 31-Jan-13 09:23:14

Both Daniel and Nathan are biblical names so you could just have a look through the Bible and see what boys names you like. In the future if you were to have a daughter you could do the same.

Ra88 Thu 31-Jan-13 09:42:07


MusicalEndorphins Fri 01-Feb-13 04:10:10

Speaking of biblical themes, I just love the name Noah, but it would mean you have 2 sons with N names and one without.
Would that matter?

CheerfulYank Fri 01-Feb-13 04:51:54


I don't watch too much One Tree Hill or anything

amazingmumof6 Fri 01-Feb-13 09:26:15

we have a nephew called Daniel Nathan!smile

his brothers and cousins names (1st & middle names, mixed up) are

Reuben, Thomas, Raphael, Luke, Benjamin, Isaac, Michael, Jacob, Noah, Matthew, Samuel, Aaron, David, Joshua, Simeon, Joseph, Jonathan, Peter, John, Elias,

other family names are : Mark, Timothy, Barnabas, Emmanuel, Simon, Andrew, James,

friends & their kids names: Gideon, Simon, Christian,

names I would choose from if we had any more boys : Levi, Leon, Leonard, Jethro, Jonah, Abraham, Adam, Malachi, Zebedee, Noel, Christopher

bryte Fri 01-Feb-13 12:45:10


happyjustobeme Fri 01-Feb-13 12:49:25

I have a Daniel and a Matthew. Goes well, i think.

Nicknamegrief Fri 01-Feb-13 13:21:49

I would pick a non rhyming name, different initial but keep with the biblical theme


Joshua, Jonah, Jacob, Joseph, Asher, Micah, Malachi (mal-a-k-eye not mal-a-key), Isaac, Ezra, James and so on (just some of my favourites).

AndWhenYouGetThere Fri 01-Feb-13 13:53:15

Mark, Marcus, David, Simon, Steven, Timothy, Peter

rainbow2000 Fri 01-Feb-13 13:54:25

What about Brody that would go with your other names

colditz Fri 01-Feb-13 13:55:37

You simply must go for old testement type names.

colditz Fri 01-Feb-13 13:58:16

Brody is Irish for "ditch"

WMDinthekitchen Fri 01-Feb-13 13:59:27


thegreylady Sat 02-Feb-13 19:51:28


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