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Jack or Noah

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robynrey23 Sun 27-Sep-15 08:00:57

Can't decide, which do you prefer?

Whoknewitcouldbeso Sun 27-Sep-15 08:05:51

They are SO popular. Are there no others you like?

anothernumberone Sun 27-Sep-15 08:07:47

Both great names. Jack nudges it for me.

BikeRunSki Sun 27-Sep-15 08:09:48

Jack. Probably marginally less common than Noah amongst my Dc's peers and their siblings.

mrsschu Sun 27-Sep-15 09:01:13

I like both but Jack is more timeless. Noah seems to have become suddenly popular so I assume it will wane again in the next few years. Yes they're both popular but that may not bother you! DD has a top 20 name and we know of only one other child around her age with the same name. DS has a less commonly used (although not unusual) name, top 500 probably - we love both names, they suit our children perfectly!

celtictoast Sun 27-Sep-15 09:56:44

Noah

helentheheron Sun 27-Sep-15 10:01:17

Jack, or even better Jonathan or John with nn Jack.

ThroughThickAndThin01 Sun 27-Sep-15 10:07:00

Jack

SmugairleRoin Sun 27-Sep-15 12:11:29

Jack

NotTodaySatan Sun 27-Sep-15 12:15:21

Jack.

Noah is a very 'now' name and imo will date badly. There are hundreds of them around here.

Lots of Jacks too of course but it's a more classic name.

MamaLazarou Sun 27-Sep-15 12:20:14

Both so boring!

patienceisvirtuous Sun 27-Sep-15 12:25:12

What about Jackson?

MitzyLeFroof Sun 27-Sep-15 12:34:23

Jack

TheBobbinIsWound Sun 27-Sep-15 12:46:27

They're both very very popular at the moment when this child is at school he'll probably have 2 friends with his name. Personally I prefer Noah.

dementedma Sun 27-Sep-15 15:44:28

Millions of them. V popular. If that's not an issue, prefer Jack.
Actually prefer James grin

00100001 Sun 27-Sep-15 15:45:37

Jack.

Its irrelevant his popular itbis or not.

Name your child the name you like.

DramaAlpaca Sun 27-Sep-15 19:34:00

Jack.

Can't stand Noah.

Lunastarfish Sun 27-Sep-15 21:02:48

Jack

Onedirectionarestillloved Sun 27-Sep-15 21:06:14

Jack for me too.

MrsJoyless Sun 27-Sep-15 21:13:02

Am I allowed a teeny giggle at the thought that Jack is more timeless than Noah?

BikeRunSki Sun 27-Sep-15 21:16:41

Well I know a Jack who is 93, one who is 40, one who is 39 and 2 who are 6. I know 5 boys named Noah and they are all 2 or 3.

mrstweefromtweesville Sun 27-Sep-15 21:19:01

Noah is a girl's name. It is a girl's name. Which makes me wonder if the story of the ark is more radical that we thought.

Twooter Sun 27-Sep-15 21:22:27

Jack

BikeRunSki Sun 27-Sep-15 21:23:19

I thought Noa was a girl's name, and Noah was a boy's name?

Bakeoffcake Sun 27-Sep-15 21:24:28

I love Jack BUT you do realise that it it very, very common?

Did is 21, she knows 6 Jacks from school and met another 4 at uni. We have to have nicknames for them all to distinguish them. We have House-Jack,
Jack-Jack, Esther's-Jack, Cousin-Jack etc etc.

So based on that I'd go for Noah.smile

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