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Elliot and Edward - too similar?

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user1487945602 Fri 24-Feb-17 14:19:58

Thank you smile

Gummibears Fri 24-Feb-17 14:22:56

No, but it might get confusing when post arrives addressed to Mr E Surname...!

NickyEds Fri 24-Feb-17 14:23:51

Which do you have now? I think Els and Eds as nicknames are similar but Eddie/Ted/Edward and Elliot are fine. Also if they're siblings they won't be considered a 'pair' by most people but individuals.

crapfatbanana Fri 24-Feb-17 15:43:45

Not too similar to me. Both great names.

PollytheDolly Fri 24-Feb-17 18:36:22

Go for it!

Ordinarily Fri 24-Feb-17 19:37:48

They're fine! Nice combination.

SuperBeagle Fri 24-Feb-17 19:50:55

I know brothers named this, and I can't imagine it's impacted them at all. Elliot is always called Elliot, while Edward gets Eddy. I like both names a lot. smile

NickyEds Fri 24-Feb-17 20:48:33

Edward is the best boys name ever grin. I always say siblings names matching isn't important but we rejected Elizabeth for dd even though we liked it because it might sound like a Royal couple alongside our Edward!

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