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Possibly the coolest boy's name ever IYO

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mrsnoname Sat 25-May-19 18:10:14

Just the one please and something that would work for a grown up man too.

Bunnybigears Sat 25-May-19 18:12:24

Vincent

DXBMermaid Sat 25-May-19 18:12:41

I misread this as IYO being a name 🤦🏼‍♀️

Tunt Sat 25-May-19 18:13:11

Zephaniah with Zeph for short

WaxOnFeckOff Sat 25-May-19 18:13:44

Keir

FenellaMaxwell Sat 25-May-19 18:14:38

Harvey

BarkandCheese Sat 25-May-19 18:15:42

Django

Stayawayfromitsmouth Sat 25-May-19 18:17:32

The Rock

Aimily Sat 25-May-19 18:18:16

Xaviour as in Professor X in the x-men. I think it's brilliant.

kenandbarbie Sat 25-May-19 18:18:37

I don't really rate names by how cool they are. Isn't that an oxymoron? If it's cool today by the time they're an adult it cannot be as fashions will have moved on.

Youngandfree Sat 25-May-19 18:19:50

Jonah

Notashandyta Sat 25-May-19 18:22:34

Xan

zeddybrek Sat 25-May-19 18:23:18

Zod

SleepingStandingUp Sat 25-May-19 18:23:32

Gideon

mrsnoname Sat 25-May-19 18:23:47

BarkandCheese - are you a software developer grin?

Skyejuly Sat 25-May-19 18:24:12

Hubby is Maxwell and love his name

EyeDrops Sat 25-May-19 18:24:33

Can't believe no-one has said Balonz yet!

Guerlainista Sat 25-May-19 18:25:18

I don’t know about ‘cool’ but I’ve never used but always absolutely loved Raphael.

VimFuego101 Sat 25-May-19 18:25:38

Maverick. There's one in my DS' karate class.

afterashowerr Sat 25-May-19 18:26:05

Victor

OldAndWornOut Sat 25-May-19 18:26:20

Guy

PaulHollywoodsSexGut Sat 25-May-19 18:26:26

@tunt
That’s nuts. I came on here to say that.
Maybe we know the same one?

ILoveMaxiBondi Sat 25-May-19 18:26:45

Ice Cube
Vanilla Ice
LL cool J

IHeartKingThistle Sat 25-May-19 18:26:45

Yeah it's Raphael, NN Rafa

DameSylvieKrin Sat 25-May-19 18:26:54

Griffin

missmouse101 Sat 25-May-19 18:27:05

Nye

C0untDucku1a Sat 25-May-19 18:27:20

I also love Raphael

MaidenMotherCrone Sat 25-May-19 18:27:56

Arctic...... Arc for short. Always beyond 😎
as it's freezing. grin

Ylvamoon Sat 25-May-19 18:28:24

Stanley!

Stormwhale Sat 25-May-19 18:28:27

Romeo

WhiskeyJarro Sat 25-May-19 18:30:30

Ptolemy

Bunnybigears Sat 25-May-19 18:31:54

I know you said one but I also like Valentino

Movinghouseatlast Sat 25-May-19 18:32:20

I think Ronnie is cool on Ronnie Wood, but not as a name generally. I was mulling that over last night actually!

Raffy2019 Sat 25-May-19 18:32:26

Raffy

Myfoolishboatisleaning Sat 25-May-19 18:32:39

Calvin, Claude or Ivo.

BarkandCheese Sat 25-May-19 18:33:16

I’m about as far from being a software developer as possible, I don’t even get the connection grin .

My dad is a jazz fan, I remember jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt as part of the soundtrack of my childhood, and from that I’ve just always thought it was a super cool name. Nothing to do with software or Quentin Tarantino movies.

Ravingstarfish Sat 25-May-19 18:33:27

I like animal names and nature names but strangely I’ve really taken to Sebastian, Bash for short

Dollywilde Sat 25-May-19 18:34:11

Maybe I’ve led a sheltered life but from secondary school to finishing uni I never met an Alex who wasn’t fit and in a band grin

PragmaticWench Sat 25-May-19 18:34:32

Wolfgang. I once met a fascinating man at a conference called this and it stuck with me.

mrsnoname Sat 25-May-19 18:34:42

MaidenMotherCrone you're onto something with Arc smile

Tigger001 Sat 25-May-19 18:36:21

I love Valentino, it's just really cool.

Ravingstarfish Sat 25-May-19 18:36:27

PragmaticWench I met an interesting Wolfgang in a local shop a few years ago, I wonder if it’s the same one!

pinkmagic1 Sat 25-May-19 18:36:29

Ziggy

tequilamockingbiird Sat 25-May-19 18:36:40

My Ds is Ezra and I think it’s very cool

Landfilly Sat 25-May-19 18:36:46

Ace

Lemonsqueasy Sat 25-May-19 18:37:00

I have a cousin called Zeke and it really suits him - bright red hair, always on the move

BobbyBrewstersMagicTorch Sat 25-May-19 18:38:24

Knut (or Cnut if you're really brave grin)

mrsnoname Sat 25-May-19 18:38:37

I agree with you Dollywilde about the name Alex. As far as traditional names go, this one has a certain coolness factor.

formerbabe Sat 25-May-19 18:42:05

Clint
Blake

DaisiesAreOurSilver Sat 25-May-19 18:45:11

Gaius.

MangosteenSoda Sat 25-May-19 18:46:35

Clint

CoolCarrie Sat 25-May-19 18:49:42

Definitely not Clint! It reminds me of Victoria Wood’s dinner ladies!

arigina Sat 25-May-19 18:51:24

Flynn

BlueMerchant Sat 25-May-19 18:52:12

Sonny

1984isHappeningNow Sat 25-May-19 18:52:25

Bram

Mumma111 Sat 25-May-19 18:53:14

Mackenzie

Troels Sat 25-May-19 18:53:56

Dimitri.

UnicornMadeOfPinkGlitter Sat 25-May-19 18:54:17

Have to agree with Keir. My eldest ds name. He’s almost 22 and definitely cool!

abiirthdaycake Sat 25-May-19 18:55:24

Eyedrops I came here to say Balonz, it's my favourite name of all time! I just wish there was a decent feminine form of it, I have a couple relatives I'd love to honour whether I have a boy or a girl

SwingoutSisterSledge Sat 25-May-19 18:57:15

Gabriel

feelingverylazytoday Sat 25-May-19 18:57:27

David.

Wincarnis Sat 25-May-19 19:04:37

Otis

VanillaCoconutDove Sat 25-May-19 19:05:30

James.

Genuinely, seriously.

Rystall Sat 25-May-19 19:07:23

Felix.

Or Roman ( sorry that’s two).

Maybebaybe Sat 25-May-19 19:08:14

Zeph is pretty cool (though it auto corrected to Sean)

More mainstream would be Sebastian or Seb.

TitchyP Sat 25-May-19 19:09:24

Jed

bluerememberedhills Sat 25-May-19 19:10:34

Vincent - or Felix - or Patrick

But the best name ever for a boy IMHO is John

Littlepond Sat 25-May-19 19:11:48

Alfredo

Strongecoffeeismydrug Sat 25-May-19 19:14:18

Well my dad goes to school with a boy called ice 🤣
You can't get much cooler than that lol

Tunt Sat 25-May-19 19:19:18

@PaulHollywoodsSexGut maybe..... one of four, lives in GG?

C0untDucku1a Sat 25-May-19 19:19:53

The coolest thing is your dad being focused on his education still

MRSSF1 Sat 25-May-19 19:21:09

Xander always strikes me as a really cool boys name. Even Alexander with Xander for a nn.

PhoenixBuchanan Sat 25-May-19 19:23:08

I love Judah. I also think Justus is very cool (yes it's a real name).

But definitely Balonz if you're looking for a traditional Surrey name!

peachgreen Sat 25-May-19 19:24:04

I really like Nate, short for Nathaniel.

Lobsterquadrille2 Sat 25-May-19 19:24:39

Conrad

megletthesecond Sat 25-May-19 19:25:40

Aldrin.

Boffing Sat 25-May-19 19:26:09

The coolest thing is your dad being focused on his education still

grin

MrsS92 Sat 25-May-19 19:28:27

Rudy

Twisique Sat 25-May-19 19:28:32

Ivan

Twisique Sat 25-May-19 19:28:44

Wolfric

PaulHollywoodsSexGut Sat 25-May-19 19:29:55

I know mine through work @tunt

He does a very boring mathsy role but is a very good chap.

Honestly, that name is #2 on my boys’ names list. As I’m only having one more kid it’s unlikely to make the grade sad

PaulHollywoodsSexGut Sat 25-May-19 19:30:56

Its Balonzé @abiirthdaycake

HTH grin

McFrostyNuts Sat 25-May-19 19:45:25

zeke

BroomstickOfLove Sat 25-May-19 19:45:54

Urban

MerryMarigold Sat 25-May-19 19:50:44

Beck

Aimily Sat 25-May-19 19:58:45

How is Balonz pronounced? I'm just saying balloons in my head and I'm sure that's not right?

Harebel Sat 25-May-19 19:59:49

Innes

Timeandtune Sat 25-May-19 20:01:40

Honestly I would go for John.

norrismcwhirtersfridgemagnet Sat 25-May-19 20:01:42

Spudulike

shartsi Sat 25-May-19 20:13:01

Rex
Rock
River

bridgetreilly Sat 25-May-19 20:36:46

Hereward

PoorAnnie Sat 25-May-19 20:41:31

Jude
Noel
John

MrsReader Sat 25-May-19 20:45:09

River

Disfordarkchocolate Sat 25-May-19 20:51:00

Kit but now it's too common and GOT but it's still my favourite boys name.

MooseBreath Sat 25-May-19 20:52:50

Tracy, nicknamed "Trace"

mnahmnah Sat 25-May-19 20:53:08

Xander

sprunk Sat 25-May-19 20:53:35

Ace

ranoutofquinoaandprosecco Sat 25-May-19 20:54:18

I've a DS Dhruv which we love but I liked Xavier as well! I'll have to work on my pet menagerie to use that name!

BillyAndTheSillies Sat 25-May-19 21:01:16

Etienne and Xavier

DH has vetoed both for DS2 and I'm still a bit sad about that.

Jenasaurus Sat 25-May-19 21:03:03

Ashanti

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