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Lc1979 Mon 08-Apr-13 05:46:06

What do you think if this name? I haven't heard if any other vinnies. Was thinking if putting Vincent on birth cert so when older found use vin or vince or perhaps even Vincent! Would love your opinions. Thanks

thepartysover Mon 08-Apr-13 08:48:14

I know a Vinnie (aged 5) and he's just about the coolest kid I've ever met. He's Vincent on his birth certificate. I love it!

everlong Mon 08-Apr-13 08:48:57

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DonkeysDontRideBicycles Mon 08-Apr-13 10:32:35

My first thought: Sopranos vibe, bit edgy, what a refreshing change from all the Jacks and Charlies (great as they are).

Short for Vincent, very smart.

RaisingGirls Mon 08-Apr-13 10:33:39

I know one Vincent, aged about 3, I think it's a very cool name. Go for it!

josiejay Mon 08-Apr-13 10:34:47

I really like it, Vinnie can be both cute for a little boy and cool for a teen/adult.

littletingoddess Mon 08-Apr-13 10:43:26

I have a friend with a son named Vincent (nicknamed Vinnie). I like it. smile

Kneedeepinshittynappies Mon 08-Apr-13 10:48:16

We loved Vincent, vince, vinnie but chickened out at the last minute and now really regret it. Ds now has rather boring normal name and I think he'd have really suited vinnie. If there is ever a ds2 he'll be Vincent.

Fifi2406 Mon 08-Apr-13 11:05:24

I know a little vinnie, he is cute! So I like it!

VinegarTits Mon 08-Apr-13 11:13:13

its a fabulous name (and not just because its my nickname wink)

pinkandsparklytoo Mon 08-Apr-13 11:18:11

I considered Vincent nn Vin but DH said no. It does make me think of Home and Away though grin

BlueSuedeStiletto Mon 08-Apr-13 11:21:42

The baby in the flat above me is Vinnie. At first all I could think of was Vinnie Jones. But he is super cute and it really suits him. As far as I'm aware he's just Vinnie, not Vincent or vince, but I like both smile

I also know a female Vini (Lavinia) and she's lovely too!

HappyDogRedDogToss Mon 08-Apr-13 11:48:42

I know of 3 (and a Vincenzo). One Vin, one Vinnie, one never to be shortened Vincent.

Lc1979 Mon 08-Apr-13 21:41:29

Thank you so much for all your comments. Husband likes freddie, which is lovely too but i think it is coming v popular so Vinnie it is smile

Grannylipstick Mon 08-Apr-13 21:42:13

I know of 2 babies in the last 6 months called Vinnie. It will become very popular.

McKTastic Mon 08-Apr-13 21:46:06

Irvine is a family name for us - am considering it for DC2 if it's a boy. Interesting thoughts re Vinnie.

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