Talk

Advanced search

Rory or Joel... Please help :)

(31 Posts)
Sunshine511 Thu 03-Dec-15 18:53:57

Hi ladies,

I've posted on her before and thanks to you lovely ladies, we've decided on a girls name. We've always really struggled to come up with boys names and these are now our top 2.

What sounds better:

Joel Hughes (nn Joey)
Rory Hughes

Thanks in advance for your help smile

X

lilyb84 Thu 03-Dec-15 19:02:57

I love Rory but DH has vetoed it so that gets my vote.

Sunshine511 Thu 03-Dec-15 20:30:10

Thank you smile

BondJayneBond Thu 03-Dec-15 20:31:06

Rory

scratchandsniff Thu 03-Dec-15 20:31:15

Rory!

Veterinari Thu 03-Dec-15 20:31:25

Rory

ThroughThickAndThin01 Thu 03-Dec-15 20:32:00

For once I can't chose, both are equally lovely. Either.

villainousbroodmare Thu 03-Dec-15 20:32:22

Rory, but Joel also lovely

TheCraicDealer Thu 03-Dec-15 20:32:24

Rory!

PurpleGreenAvocado Thu 03-Dec-15 20:32:48

Joel, I don't like Rory at all, sorry

Sunshine511 Thu 03-Dec-15 21:01:19

Quite a high percentage for Rory! Thanks ladies!! I love the name Joey but Joseph doesn't work with our last name. That was my reasoning for thinking maybe Joel x

zaza86 Thu 03-Dec-15 21:06:45

Rory again! wink

LouisaAtkinson Thu 03-Dec-15 21:08:06

Why not just Joey? I love it smile

Llouh Thu 03-Dec-15 21:10:26

My ds is Joel Hugh so obviously biased but I love his name.

Maybe see which you like best once he's here ?

DramaAlpaca Thu 03-Dec-15 21:52:01

Rory

Sunshine511 Thu 03-Dec-15 22:45:35

Thanks ladies smile

SoWhite Thu 03-Dec-15 22:56:06

Joel doesn't need a nickname. Joel is ace, Joey is horrible.

MargotLovedTom Thu 03-Dec-15 23:07:27

Joel, purely because I seem to find Rory difficult to say: it comes out as "Vawvy"

MuttonCadet Thu 03-Dec-15 23:13:49

Both are lovely, I think on balance Rory, but it's marginal.

Whenwillwe3meetagain Thu 03-Dec-15 23:24:31

Rory or Joe rather than Joel for me.

Sophronia Thu 03-Dec-15 23:25:55

Joel. Not keen on Rory.

Pigeonpost Thu 03-Dec-15 23:29:54

Rory. Bit biased though... It's a good strong name I think. Joel less so.

Devora Thu 03-Dec-15 23:33:16

All these Rory-lovers are quite mad. Joel is clearly superior (and is what I would have called a son).

Allalonenow Thu 03-Dec-15 23:33:39

Rory.
Although Joel is great too, I really dislike Joey, so Rory gets my vote.

Iliveinalighthousewiththeghost Thu 03-Dec-15 23:36:03

There is no contest for me. It would have to be Rory

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now