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What do you think of Darcy???

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daisydora Sat 19-Jul-08 12:43:47

DD1 is called Daisy, DH thinks if we have a girl Daisy & Darcy sounds a bit odd and is not convinced.
If its boy it'll never have a name as we don't agree on anything!!

Just curious what people think??

CarGirl Sat 19-Jul-08 12:45:31

Darcy is very popular around here atm.

Daisy & Poppy or Bracken, have a floral theme?

4andnotout Sat 19-Jul-08 12:46:36

We are debating with Darcy for dd4, tbh it is quite similar to Daisy though.

hashim Sat 19-Jul-08 12:48:42

Really don't like Darcy. Bit chavvish...

Missybaby Sat 19-Jul-08 12:49:53

I like it but DH poopoo'ed it when I suggested it for DD2...

Lionstar Sat 19-Jul-08 12:51:30

I quite like Darcy, but think it is a bit too similar to Daisy. And what about the possible confusion over post if they have the same inital?

Heated Sat 19-Jul-08 12:53:04

It's too similar.

BetteNoire Sat 19-Jul-08 12:54:49

Not keen on Darcy.

Bumperlicious Sat 19-Jul-08 13:10:21

I don't see Darcy as at all chavvish hmm, almost the opposite.

I really like it, in fact was on my list, but agree, not with Daisy. Maybe you could change DD1's name grin

daisydora Sat 19-Jul-08 13:19:38

Thanks, it is very similar to Daisy, we just never agree on names! Think this baby will be at school before we agree on a name grin

tortoiseSHELL Sat 19-Jul-08 13:20:51

I like Darcy, but not with Daisy.

But please not Poppy or Bracken - imagine an adult with those 'cutesy' names. Not good.

daisydora Sat 19-Jul-08 13:22:08

My BIL has a dog called Bracken so fear not tortoiseshell

twelveyeargap Sat 19-Jul-08 13:24:20

I don't think it "goes" with Daisy to be honest, but maybe that sort of thing only bothers me.

wheresthehamster Sat 19-Jul-08 13:28:51

No - rhymes with arsey. Don't do it.

MKG Sat 19-Jul-08 13:33:07

It's my sister's name. She has never met another Darcy in her 33 years of life. Which is very cool.

Are you going for a D theme?

Nancy66 Sat 19-Jul-08 13:34:11

I think it's becoming a wee big chav...

WeeBesom Sat 19-Jul-08 13:34:39

I have two girls with E names. I like it. Not that worried about the postal issues lol

ellideb Sat 19-Jul-08 13:40:50

I know of a little boy called Darcy. Always thought it was more of a girls name though.

3andnomore Sat 19-Jul-08 16:26:33

I think Darcy is a real pretty girls name....however, as you already have a Daisy...I kind of can see your dh's point about it sounding odd....

If you like Darcy for a Girl, how about Dante for a Boy...

nickeldime Sat 19-Jul-08 16:37:07

Darcy is much more of a boy name nowadays. Quote "There were 9 times more girls than boys who were named Darcy in 1970" from:

janeite Sat 19-Jul-08 16:44:35

I like Darcy (it is mythical daughter number 3's middle name!) and don't think it is chavvy at all - but I agree it doesn't really "go" with Daisy (which I also love; it is one of dd2's names).

whatdayisit Sat 19-Jul-08 16:50:53

There is a Darcy at DS1 Beaver group, but it's a boy? He's a nightmare!

nailpolish Sat 19-Jul-08 16:51:10

its very chavvy
kate garraway named her daughter darcy - says it all really. she is a numpty

janeite Sat 19-Jul-08 16:52:26

Never heard of her!

clairebear88 Tue 22-Jul-08 11:41:18


I love this name and its on my list but DH hates it. I prefer it for a girl though

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