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You have to name a child after body part/body function

(195 Posts)
Mrsknackered Thu 05-Oct-17 11:33:51

I think Pharynx and Chyme are really fine names.

Quite like Ileum too.

This is all hypothetical ofcourse!

SomedayMyPrinceWillCome Thu 05-Oct-17 11:35:38

Peristalsis sounds like a girl's name grin

VanessaBet Thu 05-Oct-17 11:35:56

I always liked Iris for a girl so I'd be ok with this!

LemonScentedStickyBat Thu 05-Oct-17 11:36:48


laptopshmaptop Thu 05-Oct-17 11:39:07


I'm sure I've seen it on the baby names are before!

Personally I'd go with Iliac. It's hip.

(I'll get my coat)

ThumbWitchesAbroad Thu 05-Oct-17 11:40:24

Is it cheating to suggest Chlamydia?

HateSummer Thu 05-Oct-17 11:40:46




MaisieDotes Thu 05-Oct-17 11:40:51

Patella - nickname Patty smile

ThroughThickAndThin01 Thu 05-Oct-17 11:40:55

Vagina sounds like a girls name. Sort of a cross between Virginia and Regina.

IdaDown Thu 05-Oct-17 11:41:25


Like the Victorian craze for virtue type names, - Prudence, Mercy etc...

CandyMelts Thu 05-Oct-17 11:41:56

Ovary is quite pretty for a girl...

DonkeysDontRideBicycles Thu 05-Oct-17 11:42:13

Hip (Nature theme too)

BuddingGardener2017 Thu 05-Oct-17 11:42:37

Oh this is my game! What about


Maudlinmaud Thu 05-Oct-17 11:44:09


Wingbing Thu 05-Oct-17 11:44:36

Phalanges or Aorta.

Veronicat Thu 05-Oct-17 11:45:20

Talus is pretty for a girl.
Tarsel for a boy.grin

histinyhandsarefrozen Thu 05-Oct-17 11:45:47

Cute little girl called coeliac

Boy called Throat

PortiaCastis Thu 05-Oct-17 11:46:32

Esophagus nn Essie

FiloPasty Thu 05-Oct-17 11:46:40

Gluteus maximus?

Maudlinmaud Thu 05-Oct-17 11:46:56

Larynx could be the brother of Pharynx.
Twins would be even better.

Lobsterquadrille2 Thu 05-Oct-17 11:48:20

Tibia. Tibby for a nickname.

PurpleTraitor Thu 05-Oct-17 11:49:53


Or how about Cerumen? grin

Clutterbutter Thu 05-Oct-17 11:52:07

Wasn’t there a thread recently where the poster heard a mum shouting her son, Elbow?

ScarlettDarling Thu 05-Oct-17 11:52:10

Fanny grin

BeatriceBeaudelaire Thu 05-Oct-17 11:52:40


And little VenaCava goes to private school

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