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Hawkins/Hawthorne - ridiculous or usable?

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#1 A.Camille


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Posted 08 May 2014 - 12:40 AM

I know Candice Crawford & Tony Romo named their son Hawkins. I also think the name Hawthorne sounds pretty cool, but I definitely feel like both of these names are on the border of unusable/ridiculousness. What are your opinions on the names, ladies?  

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Posted 08 May 2014 - 05:47 AM

I love Hawkins, Hawthorne is ridiculous imo

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Posted 08 May 2014 - 07:48 AM

I think Hawkins would be a tad more wearable than Hawthorn. But Hawthorn isn't completely ridiculous to me.  Thorn would make a very wearable nickname. 

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Posted 08 May 2014 - 04:13 PM

I love Hawthorne, don't love Hawkins. Hawthorne just sounds smart and literary imo. You could nickname him Thor. :D but really, awesome name. I've currently fallen in love with Ezra Hawthorne as a combo

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Posted 09 May 2014 - 10:44 AM

I like both names. Hawkins would be a little more on my tasteful list but both are different, and not used often so therefore makes me equally like them.

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Posted 09 May 2014 - 11:23 AM

Both of them sound more like surnames to me, which is why I think they would seem more wearable in the middle name spot.  I really like Addison's suggestion of Ezra Hawthorne as a combo... you still get Hawthorne in the name without worrying about your child enduring any ridicule for an unusual name.

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