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What could Box be short for?

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BarryGoosey Mon 05-Jan-15 21:29:42

I saw the name Box suggested on another thread and love it. However DH thinks we may need a longer name on the birth certificate. Does anyone have any suggestions?

Also, should we go for Boxx or just stick with the traditional spelling?

WhatKatyDidToday Mon 05-Jan-15 21:31:06

This is a joke, yes?grin

MrsNuckyThompson Mon 05-Jan-15 21:32:12

Ridiculous.

PennyJennyPie Mon 05-Jan-15 21:32:30

Maybe Balonz?

Bowlersarm Mon 05-Jan-15 21:32:39

Boxhedge?

LillyEvans Mon 05-Jan-15 21:33:06

What about Cardboard as the full name and Box as a nickname?

Oblique27 Mon 05-Jan-15 21:33:06

You are joking.....??

Annbag Mon 05-Jan-15 21:33:14

That's what's I was thinking - joke surely?

I'd love it if your surname was Foxx

NeedABumChange Mon 05-Jan-15 21:33:24

BoxOWine?

LineRunner Mon 05-Jan-15 21:33:37

Xbox

Boxset

Boxer

Box of Frogs

BMO Mon 05-Jan-15 21:34:04

Boxtroll

CatsClaus Mon 05-Jan-15 21:34:12

we went with the more traditional Cardboard, nn Box, we felt Tupperware was just too 60s and dated.

if it's a girl you could call her Pandora.

LineRunner Mon 05-Jan-15 21:34:33

Livin' in a Box

LineRunner Mon 05-Jan-15 21:34:59

Box Hedge

TheFillyjonk Mon 05-Jan-15 21:35:24

Pandora?

LineRunner Mon 05-Jan-15 21:35:30

Jack in a Box

namechanginglifeforme Mon 05-Jan-15 21:35:43

Xbox is a good one. Wish I'd thought of that when we registered dd sad

LineRunner Mon 05-Jan-15 21:36:10

Pandora's box innit

BarryGoosey Mon 05-Jan-15 21:36:14

I wish I had the patience to keep this up grin. This is the first time I've delved into baby names since a mmc a couple of months ago and I saw this casually suggested on the "brother for Ebony" thread and it mae me cry with laughter.

I reckon the ONS should have a MN specific list...

BikeRunSki Mon 05-Jan-15 21:36:34

Filly beat me to it grin

Roomsdoom Mon 05-Jan-15 21:36:39

B-oll-OX

GlitzAndGigglesx Mon 05-Jan-15 21:37:11

Wine'Box. Apostrophes are quite popular in names now

LineRunner Mon 05-Jan-15 21:37:59

De'Box

BarryGoosey Mon 05-Jan-15 21:38:19

I thought about adding an umlaut

LineRunner Mon 05-Jan-15 21:38:55

You're going to have to do it now, OP.

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