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    Yesterday, 03:06 PM
    Yes, there should be laws on what you can and can't name your child. Those parents very definitely named their child that because of their disgusting...
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    Yesterday, 02:47 PM
    Geeknamer, that's really worrying... Can you get a second opinion on that?? Your doctors should surely not be taking such major gambles with your...
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    February 23rd, 2015, 05:27 AM
    jackal replied to a thread Honouring Heinz in Boy Baby Names
    Well, since Heinz is a German diminutive of Heinrich, I'd say you could use anything in the 'Henry' family, e.g.: Henry Harry Hal Henrik Henri...
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    February 20th, 2015, 09:40 AM
    I'm part of another forum that has extremely active modding, and strict rules on off-topic replies. That's an informative question and answer forum,...
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    February 20th, 2015, 06:02 AM
    Yes, I agree 100% that people get bullied because of their personalities, not because of their names. If a child is the sort to be targeted by...
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    February 20th, 2015, 05:28 AM
    Asche, from what you've said, I'm pretty confident your family is way more excited about your baby than your aunt's baby. They probably look on her...
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    February 19th, 2015, 12:37 PM
    Well, plenty of people use it, but to me it's unusable. I deeply dislike the fact that the pronunciation basically has 'jizz' in it, and yes I would...
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    February 19th, 2015, 12:31 PM
    jackal replied to a thread Victoriana ? in Girl Baby Names
    It would bother me that this is already a word. I just get the image of museums and storerooms filled with dusty old curiosities. It would be like...
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    February 19th, 2015, 05:48 AM
    jackal replied to a thread How long were you TTC? in Momberries
    For us, it literally couldn't have happened quicker. I stopped taking the pill, had the withdrawal bleed and didn't get my period the next month,...
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    February 18th, 2015, 01:02 PM
    I voted for Selena, but it was a tie for that and Lydia. Both beautiful names! I want to like Stella also, but the connotations with the lager (also...
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    February 18th, 2015, 12:47 PM
    No, absolutely not. If the older child 'picked' a name that we were already considering, I might let them think they had chosen the name. But I...
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    February 18th, 2015, 09:10 AM
    Gerard is a great name! A truly unusual choice, which is still immediately familiar. The name is a lot more individual than so many names which...
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    February 18th, 2015, 08:56 AM
    jackal replied to a thread Dagger in Boy Baby Names
    I agree with this. Dagger gives an extremely violent image, I can't hear it without thinking of stabbing. Is that really what you want your boy's...
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    February 16th, 2015, 11:41 AM
    I agree with all other posters. It would be incredibly stupid to get into a serious relationship just assuming/hoping that the other person felt the...
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    February 16th, 2015, 11:24 AM
    I'm pretty sure we will end up choosing something I like a lot, even love, but that I don't absolutely consider to be the perfect name. I know which...
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    February 16th, 2015, 09:07 AM
    Beircheart doesn't say anything to me, because I've never seen it or heard of it on anyone, boy or girl. If I was told it was a personal name, I...
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    February 16th, 2015, 08:37 AM
    Thanks for all the kind words about my MIL. It was a massive shock but I am feeling a bit more positive now, and I think he is as well. We just saw...
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    February 16th, 2015, 07:03 AM
    Interesting question. I sort of want to be OK with it, but there is certainly something that would stop me from naming a boy Rose (as a first name)....
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    February 13th, 2015, 12:55 PM
    I love Elva, but I don't really see it the way you do, clearly! :)
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    February 13th, 2015, 12:48 PM
    Honestly, the word 'anal' immediately jumped out at me :(. Especially Analine, I'm sorry but that looks like the name for a hemorrhoid cream or...
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    February 12th, 2015, 09:38 AM
    I don't think Caelyn sounds like a medicine. It's not really a name I particularly like, but you clearly do and I see absolutely nothing teasable...
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    February 12th, 2015, 09:23 AM
    1. I would buy a good quality, spacious house in a nice area of my city. If there was any left over from that, I would save it for travel. 2....
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    February 12th, 2015, 08:31 AM
    That does sound like an awkward situation. Comiserations! However, I think you might be overestimating the amount that children are influenced by...
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    February 12th, 2015, 05:45 AM
    jackal replied to a thread WDYT of Ása in Girl Baby Names
    Thankyou also to everyone else for your comments - very interesting as always. I had not at all thought about it being confused for Elsa. They sound...
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    February 12th, 2015, 05:41 AM
    jackal replied to a thread WDYT of Ása in Girl Baby Names
    Sæl(l)! I have never seen a real Icelander on here before! It was my (Icelandic) boyfriend who brought up the 'Just Ása?' point - I tended to agree...
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    February 11th, 2015, 07:34 AM
    jackal started a thread WDYT of Ása in Girl Baby Names
    Well, discussions move slowly forwards. We won't be making the final decision for a while, but at the moment we're both liking Ása a lot. It's...
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    February 8th, 2015, 12:50 PM
    In Iceland it is traditional to keep the name a secret within the family (meaning just parents and older siblings). The name is decided after birth...
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    February 6th, 2015, 01:17 PM
    Asche, congratulations on a healthy baby and welcome to the girl club! :) We are starting to think more seriously about what we need to buy. His...
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    February 2nd, 2015, 10:41 AM
    25 born in 2013, yeah, - there are around 2,200 woman and girls of all ages named Elísabet. As I say, though, it's not really a matter of numbers of...
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    February 2nd, 2015, 08:57 AM
    I didn't want to use my more usual online username, because I wanted to be more anonymous. I wanted something that was simple, a real word and just...
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