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ilovemykids5 Fri 24-May-13 14:16:39


Which of these do you like the best


Have long irish last name beginning with F 3 sylabells.

bigbluebump Fri 24-May-13 14:18:02

I wouldn't choose any myself, but why one do YOU like best? smile

bigbluebump Fri 24-May-13 14:18:39

sorry, which (not why)

Hassled Fri 24-May-13 14:18:46

I'm on the fence re the matching consonant thing - Fred Flinstone, Bob Builder etc. It can work really well and it can sound a bit much.

Assuming you like it - Finn or Flynn are nicer than Max or Riley. Riley I probably like least.

pygmy Fri 24-May-13 14:27:26

Finn (but I'm biased; I have a lovely 11 year old one).

Max is nice too but not keen on Riley or Flynn as they are more surnames in my mind.

ilovemykids5 Fri 24-May-13 14:38:49

I do like Finn the most but wasnt sure about having the same letter for First and last names

cantbloodywellchoose Fri 24-May-13 14:46:24

I prefer Flynn to Finn but not with an F surname. Don't like Riley at all. Which leaves me with Max which is fine, nice name.

Bowlersarm Fri 24-May-13 14:48:10

Don't like Riley.
Others are ok if you have to use one.

poppydaisy Fri 24-May-13 14:49:31

I'm not keen on any, but would choose Flynn if I had to. Although I'm not sure about the F.F. initials...

Elquota Fri 24-May-13 14:57:50

Max, definitely.

Onesleeptillwembley Fri 24-May-13 15:00:59

Don't like any, to be honest. Just not my style of name.

Lebkuchenlover Fri 24-May-13 15:18:26

I don't really like any, sorry.

StrawberryMojito Fri 24-May-13 15:23:17

I really like Finn. However Finn Flannagan or Finnegan would be too much. Finn Flaherty is also a mouthful. That is all the Irish F 3 syllable surnames I know.

Basically, go with Max, my second favourite.

MsJupiterJones Fri 24-May-13 15:23:28

Finn is a lovely name. Unless your surname is Finnegan which might be a bit much! I like alliterative names though.

I like Flynn too, not so keen on Max or Riley.

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