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Sci Fi/ fantasy boys name??

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SquarePolarBear Fri 08-Feb-13 19:30:58

Would really like a scifi/fantasy inspired boys name but that also has meaning ideally.

Any suggestions?!

Labour is imminent so any ideas gratefully recieved...


amck5700 Fri 08-Feb-13 22:19:52


AlwaysHoldingOnToStarbug Fri 08-Feb-13 22:57:48


It was in Star Trek.

DisappointedHorse Fri 08-Feb-13 23:01:18

I always wanted to call a son Darien after a character in The Fionavar Tapestry. It means gift and I still love it!

LadyKinbote Fri 08-Feb-13 23:07:59


PatriciaHolm Fri 08-Feb-13 23:10:25

Mal. (Malcolm)

LadyMargolotta Sat 09-Feb-13 07:47:27

Was going to mention Logan!

For fanstasy, can't beat Eddard.

KnockMeDown Sat 09-Feb-13 07:50:06

Blake - as in Blake's 7

LadyMargolotta Sat 09-Feb-13 07:50:47


BikeRunSki Sat 09-Feb-13 07:52:42

There's an Anakin at work!

Buck, as in Buck Rogers?

elfycat Sat 09-Feb-13 08:05:39

Our 'boy's' name was Jaxom.

Only we had 2DDs. I talked DH out of calling DD1 Merlin though, we went with Elanor (Samwide Gamgee's daughter).

DailySliceOfGato Sat 09-Feb-13 09:06:44

I'm not kidding, I actually have this book:

If you buy it from the second hand dealers you can get it really cheap!

It's surprisingly well-researched, and I'd recommend it!

DailySliceOfGato Sat 09-Feb-13 09:07:34

Sorry, brain not switched on. Here's the clicky link:

Lionsntigersnbears Sat 09-Feb-13 09:26:06

Frodo, Bilbo, Samwise?

carbondated Sat 09-Feb-13 15:58:59

Not so much sci-fi as astronomical:

SilverMoo Sat 09-Feb-13 21:35:58


SilverMoo Sat 09-Feb-13 21:38:44


SquarePolarBear Sat 09-Feb-13 22:15:23

Wow thanks for all the suggestions!!

Loads of potential ones to add to the list, brilliant. Just got to get the little fella out now..

tabulahrasa Sat 09-Feb-13 22:32:55

Tiberius is shortened to just T of course hmm

Softlysoftly Sat 09-Feb-13 22:37:42

Definitely Garion, German name meaning Guardian from the David Edding series.

Althalus is another of his I like.

Khalad (from sparhawk) is close to the Arabic name Khalid/Khaled meaning eternal or immortal.

Zane is from Piers Anthony incarnations of immortality (he goes on to be the incarnation of death but in a good way! ) in Hebrew Zane means God is Gracious.

Im going to watch this thread as I want to know final choice make sure to update and congrats.

Btw I've just realised that both my dds have names very very similar to 2 characters from 1 of these books. Obviously crept into my subconscious!

TheFowlAndThePussycat Sat 09-Feb-13 22:38:52

fryingnemo that's exactly what I was going to say!

doyouwantfrieswiththat Sat 09-Feb-13 22:39:30


LilQueenie Sat 09-Feb-13 22:39:41


cant really think right now, sorry.

BlueChampagne Sat 09-Feb-13 22:40:54

Lanner - a hawk
Han (Solo)

frostfrond Sat 09-Feb-13 22:42:02

Max Power.
I remember an episode of the Simpsons Homer was using the hairdryer and saw that written on and thought it was a cool name

TeamEdward Sat 09-Feb-13 22:42:56

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