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Mummyoftwo91 Fri 01-Jan-16 14:37:32

What are your children's names and why did you pick that name?

I have Oscar James and Violet Nafia

Oscar we picked as it wasn't popular at that time, so many of them around now which is a tad annoying! James was a family name we picked just because it went with it

Violet I loved forever and was so pleased I got to use it with my daughter, Nafia is a family name on my husbands Turkish side

AMT2512 Fri 01-Jan-16 14:39:08

I saw a post like this a while back and they got slaughtered for having a post asking this... I don't see a massive issue with it? I only have a daughter and she is less than a week old and still deciding smile

Mummyoftwo91 Fri 01-Jan-16 14:42:08

Oh really I'm new to this site I hope no one has a go at me confusedhaha hope you find a name for her soon!

MyNewBearTotoro Fri 01-Jan-16 14:49:53

My Dd is Elodie Grace. Chose Elodie because I liked it and didn't think it was very common/ popular, although have since found out it is rising in popularity and maybe a bit 'trendy.' Grave chosen because I am a big Jeff Buckley fan and also I think it sounded nice.

DS is Reuben George. Reuben I have loved for years, almost didn't use it as I think it is also becoming a bit popular but in the end I just had to go with the name I loved. George is a family name on DP's side.

tuilamum Fri 01-Jan-16 14:51:32

DDs name is Alexis which I picked because I liked the nn Alex but don't like Alexandra... DP liked it so we went with it... She also has two middle names which are family names
I don't see why people get so upset, if you don't want to share then don't, as displayed by me not sharing middle names

MadameJosephine Fri 01-Jan-16 14:54:11

DS is James Franklin
DD is Jennifer Sidney

Their first names are after grandparents on my side of the family and their middle names are after their paternal grandfathers

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