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Arlo or River?

32 replies

Cleo2628 · 05/11/2022 07:49

For our baby boy. Opinions please!

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Yirk · 05/11/2022 07:50

Arlo

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Chomolungma · 05/11/2022 07:50

I like River

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Blowyourowntrumpet · 05/11/2022 07:52

Neither. I don't like either of them. Sorry

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orbitalcrisis · 05/11/2022 07:58

No.

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SassyPants87 · 05/11/2022 08:01

River but only because I know a few people that have named their dogs Arlo. Seems to be a popular pet name now

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kitcat15 · 05/11/2022 08:06

Neither....they are both 'trying too hard' names...and fairly chavvy where I live in NW

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SalviaOfficinalis · 05/11/2022 08:10

Arlo is okay.

River is not for me. I heard someone shouting “fox” repeatedly in a playgroup recently. Turned out that was the child’s name. River is in the same genre for me.

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KitchenSupper · 05/11/2022 08:11

River

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Yogagrandmum · 05/11/2022 08:11

Arlo is our cctv brand…

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twinkleteas · 05/11/2022 08:12

River

There are about 506838759384 Arlos knocking about

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Twizbe · 05/11/2022 08:19

Neither

Both super common now. Arlo particularly. A year or so older than my son I knew 5!

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Mumofgirls2017 · 05/11/2022 08:26

River. Too many arlo's around and think it will date

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TheBirdintheCave · 05/11/2022 08:32

Arlo.

I'm not a fan of most nature names.

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MarigoldMoonStone · 05/11/2022 08:33

River

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toastofthetown · 05/11/2022 08:34

River.

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VenusClapTrap · 05/11/2022 08:47

River

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Beanbagtrap · 05/11/2022 08:48

They are both fabulous names with a strong West country accent.

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MagnoliatheMagnificent · 05/11/2022 09:02

Neither for me.. Arlo slightly better. I know a Fox too (not keen), he's about 6 so there are a few around!

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sopeas · 05/11/2022 09:05

Not keen on either, sorry!

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Runestone · 05/11/2022 09:11

River

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AdaColeman · 05/11/2022 09:20

Arlo.
River is very popular around here.

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RambamThankyouMam · 05/11/2022 09:20

Unless you're an influencer with a completely white and grey house, neither.

River is try-hard.

Arlo is a posh name that's now for chavs.

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Indigoo03 · 05/11/2022 09:22

River will get mocked everytime they pass one on the school trip?

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GoodnightGentleBoris · 05/11/2022 09:24

I like them both and happy to say I’m not a chav

arlo has become really popular around here though (bougie bit of SW London)

how about arno or Otto?

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Rauha · 05/11/2022 09:25

Arlo

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