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Duesoon0202 Fri 02-Aug-13 21:18:51

Hi everybody only got 12 days to go And I've eventually got my short list for baby names

Please can u tell me what one u prefer


My little boy just now is called joe ( this is full name it's no Joseph ) and our surname Is sykes

Thank you for anybody's help

wigglesrock Sat 03-Aug-13 07:09:13

That's not supposed to be Keri, I meant Keir

YoMamma Sat 03-Aug-13 11:33:06

I like them all except Kerr. Totally disagree that any are 'dweeby'!! Evan is my fave (it's on my short list if DC turns out to be DS). I would use Frederick rather than Freddie.

rockybalboa Sat 03-Aug-13 11:36:33

Fergus. Love it. MY DS3 was nearly a Fergus.

BlueStarsAtNight Sat 03-Aug-13 12:12:09

Fergus, Ellis and Blake don't go with your surname. Kerr is not nice. Evan and Freddie and both good and go with Joe, I like Evan best.

mysteryfairy Sat 03-Aug-13 12:21:56

If you choose Kerr your two sons names will concatenate to 'joker' which I think means that Kerr definitely needs discounting.

GW297 Sat 03-Aug-13 13:12:58

Well spotted!

Xuxidog Sat 03-Aug-13 13:46:36

Lots of people are saying Evan, which is a very nice name, but when I added it to your surname - Evan Sykes I can hear a person in my head with an Aussie accent saying for Heavens Sake - not trying to be funny, I just wanted to point it out.

Duesoon0202 Sat 03-Aug-13 15:18:29

Haha thanks folks I never even noticed the 'joe Kerr' thing or ' Evan sykes' ( heavens sake ) thing they are def out . My husband loves Freddie so I think it may have to be that . Can't think of any. Other boy names we both like

mysteryfairy Sun 04-Aug-13 13:13:38

Freddie is lovely and goes very nicely both with Joe and your surname. I think it's a good choice.

squeak2392 Mon 05-Aug-13 21:12:08

I like Freddie smile
Evan too, but not as much.

Don't think Ellis Sykes works :P

Shardlake Tue 06-Aug-13 23:46:51

Hi, I really like Freddie too - it goes really well with your surname and if he shortens it to Fred later that sounds good with Sykes as well. I was going to say the same thing about Evan Sykes/heaven sakes! Also Fergus Sykes sounds a bit like For Gods Sakes to me.

rowtunda Wed 07-Aug-13 11:30:34


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