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Longer name with nickname of beau (for a boy)

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verytiredmummy1 Thu 25-Feb-16 16:36:08

Does anyone know of a longer name with a nickname of bo/ beau for a boy?

Further to my last post, we still love Beau but are worried that he might not like it when he's older and would like it to be easier for him to be known by something else.

I've heard of Beauregard and Bodhi. Are there any others?

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thebiscuitindustry Thu 25-Feb-16 17:18:23

Boris
Bowie

MagpieCursedTea Thu 25-Feb-16 17:42:11

Bogart?

Sophronia Thu 25-Feb-16 17:51:18

Beaumont or Beauregard

Sophronia Thu 25-Feb-16 17:52:34

Beaumont could also have Monty as a nn if he didn't like Beau

Allalonenow Thu 25-Feb-16 17:54:54

Beaufort

Sophronia Thu 25-Feb-16 17:59:40

I've also heard Bo as a nn for Robert (like Bob and Bobby are), and there's the biblical name Boaz which could have Bo for short

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NorbertDentressangle Thu 25-Feb-16 18:01:49

Haribo wink

IdaShaggim Thu 25-Feb-16 18:12:35

Asbo wink But my first thought was Beaufort too.

TheWordOfBagheera Thu 25-Feb-16 18:23:43

I know a little Boaz who goes by Bo.

BendydickCuminsnatch Thu 25-Feb-16 18:24:19

I know a Beauregard

namechange7711 Thu 25-Feb-16 20:09:46

The only Bo I know is really called Eleanor!

Seriously though, I think you could have any boys' name beginning with B and use the nickname Beau. Benjamin, Benedict, Bartholomew etc. Perhaps Reuben or Robin at a push.

namechange7711 Thu 25-Feb-16 20:10:18

Another suggestion: Brodie

verytiredmummy1 Thu 25-Feb-16 20:46:19

Is bodie a name? X

thebiscuitindustry Thu 25-Feb-16 21:24:31

I looked up Bodie and apparently it's a variant of Boden, so yes it's a name.

Bodhi is another boy's name, with Sanskrit origins, meaning "enlightenment" or "awakened".

InkleWinkle Thu 25-Feb-16 21:28:46

Brodie is a popular Scottish name.

andadietcoke Thu 25-Feb-16 21:32:51

I know a little Bodhi

elQuintoConyo Thu 25-Feb-16 21:33:58

Beaujolais wine

BrexitentialCrisis Thu 25-Feb-16 21:55:51

Beaudacious
Bojangles
Bovine
Bo-Selecta

Sorry.

shutupandshop Thu 25-Feb-16 21:58:12

Beauhiminham - Rapsody (sp)

BrexitentialCrisis Thu 25-Feb-16 21:59:45

Rambo
Columbo

Sorry again.

I really like Beaufort actually although he would probably have to spell it wherever he goes. Love Brodie too.i agree with the previous poster who said you could actually get away with any B name. smile

julfin Fri 26-Feb-16 00:16:19

Beaudelaire

Mclaren37 Fri 26-Feb-16 00:24:48

You could have any B name and I really like Bo as short for Reuben too. However if you want it to happen 'naturally' and for Bo / Beau to be his main name then I like Bodie, Brodie and Beaumont, Beauford.

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