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Is Theo becoming too common?

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VanillaIce Wed 19-Aug-09 15:18:50

Hi all,

Quite fancy the name Theo but then I read it's one of those names "on the up". Is this because of the footballer? Does that mean it will soon become a bit chavvy? I've liked it since I was an au-pair in France many years ago and the baby I looked after was called Theophile, Theo for short.

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Pawsandclaws Wed 19-Aug-09 15:25:00

LOL @ Theophile!!! Wouldn't really work over here...

I think Theo will suffer an over-explosion of popularity, yes.

shoobidoo Wed 19-Aug-09 17:24:34

Yes, there are alot little Theodores/Theos around.... it is a cute name though.

sillysalley Wed 19-Aug-09 17:25:28

I only know of one but yes, I expect it will get quite popular

mrswoolf Wed 19-Aug-09 19:10:54

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

SleepWhenImDead Wed 19-Aug-09 19:20:29

I meet a lot of toddlers in my job and have met several Theos. Lovely name though, don't let it put you off.

Thunderduck Wed 19-Aug-09 19:24:18

It's a lovely name. Not at all chavvy imho.

MaggieBeauLeo Wed 19-Aug-09 21:17:38

I like it, but I think it's very popular. I prefer Leo. I think Leo is more classic.

Wdyt of Thaddeus? I know of a little Thaddeus, nn Thady (taydee) but could also be nnd Theo or Teddy.

LadyHooHa Wed 19-Aug-09 21:22:05

It's common where we live. Sorry!

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