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LilyMyOneAndOnly Mon 25-Jan-16 21:16:33

I really love the name Beatrice (nn Bea) but it's just occurred to me that would make the initials BS.. Should I think again? sad

iciclewinter Tue 26-Jan-16 00:53:03

I vote think again, sorry.

WanderingTrolley1 Tue 26-Jan-16 00:54:25

Yes. Think again.

f1fan2015 Tue 26-Jan-16 01:05:29

You are thinking too hard. I had a lovely time with my OH thinking up funny initials for our DD - am still sad we did not go with the extra middle name and end up with ABCD instead of just ABD grin

Boosiehs Tue 26-Jan-16 01:09:55

My DH is BS. It's really not an issue.

hadenough111 Tue 26-Jan-16 01:14:14

My DS is BS. And my dad. Never been an issue.

Go with the name you love.

Out2pasture Tue 26-Jan-16 01:18:50

youngest is not only bs but also bm....s is his middle name.
no one has ever mentioned anything, certainly no teasing was ever mentioned growing up and nothing now as an adult.
btw as number 3 I let my hubby pick his name entirely without my input....

BettyBi0 Tue 26-Jan-16 01:58:36

Maybe it could be a problem later on at work. In my office people are always referred to as their initials in minutes or project plans to denote ownership of a task.

LilyMyOneAndOnly Tue 26-Jan-16 07:11:43

My work is the same.. Our Chief Exec has the initials BS! It made me pause for a second the first time I wrote it! But was thinking more in school our initials were used quite a bit too sad

toptomatoes Tue 26-Jan-16 07:20:07

I'm BS and it has never been a problem. This is on marriage though, so I didn't deal with it as a child. I usually add my middle initial for minutes etc.,but often don't bother anymore.

fondationmaeght Tue 26-Jan-16 07:24:13

My DD is BS and never really thought or worried about it

usual Tue 26-Jan-16 07:26:58

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

WinterBabyHMW Tue 26-Jan-16 11:02:55

It's fine smile

DontKillMyVibe Thu 28-Jan-16 21:34:33

I wouldn't give it any thought if I saw the initials BS

jukeboxdive Thu 28-Jan-16 22:30:48

I went to school with a CRAP and an ARSE, neither of them ever had any problems.

BameShange Thu 28-Jan-16 22:59:37

These are my initials. I am over 40, and literally nobody has ever commented on them. I doubt it will be an issue.

eachtigertires Fri 29-Jan-16 03:11:36

My DP has these initials. It's never been an issue for him.

icklekid Fri 29-Jan-16 04:02:47

No I wouldn't worry about it my ds has initials TB and initially I was worried however it really doesn't matter (speaking as a primary teacher) they can always use middle name initials if don't like it in future!

LilyMyOneAndOnly Fri 29-Jan-16 10:03:32

Thanks everyone! I was talking to my friend yesterday who pointed out her initials are ET and no-one has ever commented on it smile DH says I'm over thinking it too.. Glad because I really do love the name smile

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