View Poll Results: Which "B" middle name is best for baby Jasper?

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  • Jasper Brady

    10 31.25%
  • Jasper Barnes

    16 50.00%
  • Jasper Bay

    6 18.75%
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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2012

    Middle name with a "B" for baby boy Jasper

    Hi All,
    We are due with our first baby in June. The first name is Jasper (after my late grandfather Joseph) and we are looking for a middle name after DH's late grandfather Barney. Here's what we have:

    Jasper Brady
    Jasper Barnes
    Jasper Bay

    Which do you prefer?


  2. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Northwest USA
    Congratulations! I voted for Jasper Barnes. Jasper Bay would probably be my first pick based on sound alone (Bay is a sort of guilty pleasure of mine), but Barnes makes more sense as honoring Barney. I don't like the flow of Jasper Brady as much, nor does it make as much sense. And Jasper Barnes sounds very dignified.
    Best wishes!
    "He telleth the number of the stars; He calleth them all by their names."
    Psalm 147:4

    Our little Bump is due Jan-Feb 2018! Contemplating:
    Tobias ~ Jedidiah ~ Ransom
    Elanor ~ Deliverance ~ Polly

  3. #5
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Midwestern United States
    Jasper Barnaby

    I like Barnaby a lot.

  4. #7
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Thank you all for your input! Much appreciated.

  5. #9
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Midwest, USA
    It must just be me, but using Jasper to honor Joseph and a "B" name to honor Barney doesn't really seem to honor the individual. I plan on using some middles that are less than stylish, just because the person who held the name is more important to me than the sound. I don't mean to be offensive, just thought I'd mention my thoughts.

    Of the three you listed, I like Jasper Brady the best going by sound. Going by tradition, I'd just go with Joseph Barney. Good luck!!

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