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Would this be silly?

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dramajustfollowsme Thu 30-Jan-14 14:25:58

We have a M E G A N
If this bump is a girl we both like Anna.
Would those 2 names together sound silly to you?

Onesleeptillwembley Thu 30-Jan-14 14:27:05

No, why would they? Lovely names.

Onesleeptillwembley Thu 30-Jan-14 14:27:50

Just realised - you mean both having 'an' in. Nope, it's fine.

sittingbythepoolwithenzo Thu 30-Jan-14 14:28:40

Sounds fine to me.

HoneyandRum Thu 30-Jan-14 14:29:01

Anna is a lovely name and underused IMHO

Vijac Thu 30-Jan-14 14:29:26

Totally fine. I love Anna.

dramajustfollowsme Thu 30-Jan-14 14:30:13

Dh worries because of the ending an and Anna might sound like nah nah nanah.
I don't think it is a problem.

Domple Thu 30-Jan-14 14:31:06

Love Anna, was my choice for second child, until we found out we were having a boy!

Hassled Thu 30-Jan-14 14:32:38

I can sort of see your DH's point but put them the other way round - so start with Anna and it works well - you'll soon get in the habit. And they're lovely names.

HomeIsWhereTheHeartIs Thu 30-Jan-14 14:34:44

Why the g a p s? I've seen people do this before when writing their children's names. So you can't be tracked down by someone searching your NN?

YippeeKiYayMakkaPakka Thu 30-Jan-14 14:35:56

My DDs have names like that, in that one starts with the same syllable that the other ends with. It's never been a problem. You'd never be running the names together. Even if you were calling them both (to get their attention), you'd still have a break between. If I say "Megan, Anna", in my head, it sounds fine.

DorothyBastard Thu 30-Jan-14 14:39:01

"Meganandanna" is a bit of a mouthful.

BigW Thu 30-Jan-14 15:32:58

Sounds lovely to me! I don't think it's a problem at all. Congratulations!

Writerwannabe83 Thu 30-Jan-14 17:04:41

My niece is called Megan and she's GORGEOUS!!
One of my favourite girl's names is Anna smile

Go for it!!! smile

UriGeller Thu 30-Jan-14 17:11:03

Megan'n'Anna? Just say Anna and Megan.

Chelseylou Thu 30-Jan-14 20:23:38

Ye Megan and Anna is a mouthful just say them other way round x

Sorry to buck the trend, but I don't think they work together. Most people naturally put the older child's name first when saying both.

BabyMummy29 Thu 30-Jan-14 20:51:34

They're both nice names

Wordsaremything Thu 30-Jan-14 21:47:08

Why does it matter what they sound like together? Isn't it better each name suits each dc?

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