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estebanjul Wed 21-Feb-18 00:14:26

Do you think she would have to be born in April? Really loving this name but not due then, would that be weird?

GreenTulips Wed 21-Feb-18 00:19:30

No, not at all, lovely name.

(DM is another month, born November, not an issue)

PastaSauceHoarder Wed 21-Feb-18 00:20:42

Ah this is currently the name my husband and I like for our next girl (not pregnant, just like to plan)! I really like it but I'm wondering the same as you.
Mind you, the name May is used a lot these days. My little girl's middle name is Mae and she was born in June - I think if you like it then you use it!

GrannyMac2018 Wed 21-Feb-18 09:12:48

There's a little girl in my dds class with this name they're 7. She is born in April but didn't realise until last year ! Very nice name
My dsis named her baby summer and she was born in October !

ChocolateCrunch Wed 21-Feb-18 09:21:15

I think it's a lovely name, and I don't think you should only use it for April born babies.

GreatDuckCookery Wed 21-Feb-18 09:34:42

I'm not keen on April, to me it's a Janet, Shirley, Brenda, Diane type of name. I don't think a baby has to be born in April to be named it however.

masktaster Wed 21-Feb-18 09:44:50

I once know a Winter-May born in July.

An April not born in April is barely a blip on my radar... grin

HuskyMcClusky Wed 21-Feb-18 09:46:27

I love the name April.

I don’t think the birth month matters at all.

FreeNiki Wed 21-Feb-18 10:13:58

I know an April. She was born in April but you don't have to be.

It's cute. Go for it.

Sugarpiehoneyeye Wed 21-Feb-18 10:20:13

Lovely name.

Gates Wed 21-Feb-18 10:41:31

Love it !!

Aprilshowerswontbelong Wed 21-Feb-18 10:44:14

Lovely unless your surname is Showers!! grin

MikeUniformMike Wed 21-Feb-18 13:31:35

or if your surname is May

RavenWings Wed 21-Feb-18 19:30:19

Love it.

TulipsInABlueVase Wed 21-Feb-18 22:29:32

Yes, she would have to be born in April! I think it's crazy to use it for a baby not born in April.

Foxedme Wed 21-Feb-18 22:34:53

I teach a sweet little girl called April, it's really made me like the name. I don't think she was born in April though.

windchimesabotage Wed 21-Feb-18 22:36:28

I like April and Avril and I dont think you would need to be born in that month. I love month names. Apparently November is starting to be used as a girls name... think that is lovely!

littlebillie Wed 21-Feb-18 22:36:46

Avril is nice too

MikeUniformMike Wed 21-Feb-18 22:38:42

Avril is horrible. Makes me think of Bovril.

newyorkgirl Wed 21-Feb-18 22:39:26

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Buntysoven Wed 21-Feb-18 22:47:53

Pretty name. I think it's less twee if she isn't born in April.

HuskyMcClusky Thu 22-Feb-18 00:47:40

Oh yes, please not Avril!

DramaAlpaca Thu 22-Feb-18 00:55:08

I'd think it was odd if she wasn't born in that month tbh.

HuskyMcClusky Thu 22-Feb-18 00:58:45

Really?! Genuinely surprised. Wouldn’t occur to me that an April/May/June was necessarily born in their name month. I just think of them as names.

Aprilshowerswontbelong Thu 22-Feb-18 09:00:51

I have known 2 June's. I born June and one born August!!

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