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iloveyoubutilovememore Mon 21-Oct-19 16:52:11

Thoughts?

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Whoops75 Mon 21-Oct-19 19:43:36

Love it but only with. y at the end

Also love Shay

fishonabicycle Mon 21-Oct-19 19:48:47

My favourite uncle was called this - I like it.

themiddleismyhome Mon 21-Oct-19 20:18:57

My nephew is a sonny, at first I was hmm but now I love it, he's such a sweet and happy boy and it really suits him.

GetTheSprinkles Mon 21-Oct-19 20:28:27

Big yes from me. Unusual and cute. I liked both this and Sol for DS but DP refused

BertrandRussell Mon 21-Oct-19 20:31:50

Would a 50 year old man really want to be called Sonny?

DisappointingBanana Mon 21-Oct-19 20:33:26

he's such a sweet and happy boy and it really suits him

But what about when he's a grumpy old man?

EdWinchester Mon 21-Oct-19 20:34:47

It's a silly nickname. Ludicrous on an adult.

FriedasCarLoad Mon 21-Oct-19 20:35:20

Prefer Sonny to Sonni.

But really don’t like either as a forename -as a PP said, it’s cute on a very young child but (to my ears) faintly ridiculous for a grown man.

AdaColeman Mon 21-Oct-19 20:38:28

It's alright for a toddler, but I don't think it works well for an adult.

FriedasCarLoad Mon 21-Oct-19 20:43:26

Meant to add:

Given it’s cute on a young child, it’d make an adorable nickname.

ilovetofu Mon 21-Oct-19 20:44:11

Makes me think of a Walkman.

MidnightMystery Mon 21-Oct-19 20:45:10

Lovely name x

DisappointingBanana Mon 21-Oct-19 20:46:16

Needs the middle name "Jim" of course.

GingerFoxInAT0phat Mon 21-Oct-19 20:46:21

My last dog was called Sunny, would have possibly used it for a child’s name if I hadn’t used it first for the dog.

EdWinchester Mon 21-Oct-19 20:47:20

Sonni is even worse. Silly name with idiotic spelling.

user1493494961 Mon 21-Oct-19 20:53:36

Children with these types of name can be memorable for the wrong reasons.

CarolDanvers Mon 21-Oct-19 20:55:10

The naughtiest child I ever met, now completely off the rails as a teen is called Sonny.

GeoffreyAndBungle Mon 21-Oct-19 20:58:29

I think it's cute for a toddler but don't think it works for a teen or adult.

The only Sonny I know isn't 'sunny' at all - rather miserable in fact.

VenusClapTrap Tue 22-Oct-19 10:44:41

Terrible.

Chottie Tue 22-Oct-19 11:07:13

Sorry, it's a big no from me.

It makes me think of the expression 'alright son?'

FrancisCrawford Tue 22-Oct-19 18:49:15

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

daisypond Tue 22-Oct-19 19:02:04

Appalling, and demeaning and humiliating for your child, teenager, 50-something, etc. Use it as a nickname.

devilishlygood Tue 22-Oct-19 20:21:21

Absolutely LOVE it, right under Rudy as our second choice if we have a boy next week!! 😊

Spied Tue 22-Oct-19 20:25:06

Love

Toojudgypants Tue 22-Oct-19 20:27:21

I like it.

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