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#251083 Baby Name Dayton

Posted by The Future Mrs B on 23 March 2014 - 07:57 AM

Urgh! NO! Think about these names and do they honestly suit a adult? Can you see a lawyer been named that? A doctor? A vet? etc
 
Laura

People said the same thing of Aiden/Cayden/Jaden/etc as well as all the Kayleighs and Brynlees. Some of these children will wind up as a lawyer or a doctor or a vet. The name itself has nothing to do with a child's potential unless it is something offensive/humiliating or otherwise detrimental to a child's well-being. It has to do with the child, the child's environment. Bhutterfli Reignbo is detrimental, not Dayton.
Is a child named Aiden, who's parents help him with homework, have him participate in sports and make sure he's growing up well really as bad off as the child named Luke who's parents leave him to his own devices or not give him the support he needs? The name has nothing to do with it.
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#244750 Baby Girl Name Revealed

Posted by EmilyA on 06 January 2014 - 03:44 PM

I hope everyone had a great Christmas and a wonderful New Years! 

I've spent the past couple of days looking at baby girl's name in depth. 

What really has been sparking my interest is how lovely it sounds with the boys and how right at home it feels to say.

Coincidentally, the first baby born on New Years in our county was named this and the paper put the heading as "Hey There, _______". I couldn't help but think of how precious and soft it sounded. It may have a bad rep but what name doesn't? 

 

 

If you haven't guessed what the name is yet, due to the uber popular song, then here you go!

 

 

Delilah Kate

 

 

 

As for the middle name you ask? Kate is after Craig's grandmother, Katherine. Some double brownie points because Kate Spade is one of my favorite designers. So we kind of hit two birds with one stone in this stunning combo for our little girl. 

While it may not match the pattern of a short first name and long middle name, we know that this is THE perfect name for her. 

 

We can't wait to meet you Delilah!  :wub: 


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#239104 We want to know: Did you get help with your naming questions?

Posted by JennyB on 13 November 2013 - 12:07 PM

The BNG community has helped so many people find the perfect name(s)!

 

This forum now has a feature that allows the topic starter to pick and highlight the most helpful answer! After asking your question, check the answers you receive from time-to-time. If one stands out, click the "Mark Solved" button at the bottom of the post. It will be labeled as the "Best Answer" and a link will be added at the top of the page.  If another, better answer comes up later, you can cancel the first and change it to another.

 

Only members are able to mark if a post is the Best Answer. If you are a guest seeking naming help, we would love for you to sign up and join us by clicking the link in the top right corner of the page!

 

Happy Baby Naming!


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#327369 100 Royal Years CAF - Part 1/10

Posted by Laugh-Dream-Love on 29 December 2018 - 01:37 PM

This is inspired by Puppylover12397's CAFs and Addison's If You Were a Royal CAF, as well as some historical CAFs from Nameberry. This will follow 100 years of your family from 1830-1930, through the Victorian Era, the Edwardian Era, World War I, and the years before World War II. Each part will be 10 years of your family, and you'll roll each year for each couple to see what happens.

 

First, roll for the title of your starting couple:

1. Viscount & Viscountess (The Honourable)

2. Duke & Duchess (Lord/Lady)

3. King & Queen (Crown Prince)(Prince/Princess)

4. Baron & Baroness (The Honourable)

5. Marquess & Marchioness (Lord/Lady)

6. Earl & Countess (Lord) (The Honourable)

 

Roll for their ages in 1830:

1. 18

2. 19

3. 20

4. 21

5. 22

6. 23

 

Choose their first name and two middle names from this namebank:

Albert, Adoniram, Andrew, Bertram, Benjamin, Carlisle, Clifford, Douglas, Ebenezer, Eleazar, Enoch, Floyd, Francis, Frederick, Gabriel, Gerald, Guy, Harold, Henry, Howard, Isaac, John, James, Jeremy, Joseph, Joshua, Jude, Leopold, Leonard, Llewellyn, Magnus, Melvin, Mortimer, Maurice, Mordecai, Moses, Nehemiah, Norbert, Orson, Oswald, Oscar, Percival, Phillip, Phineas, Raphael, Raymond, Robert, Roger, Richard, Samuel, Simon, Theodore, Ulysses, Victor, Vincent, William, Zebedee

 

Abigail, Ada, Adell, Agnes, Agatha, Barbara, Beryl, Caroline, Cecelia, Clementine, Comfort, Deborah, Dorothy, Dorcas, Elinor, Elizabeth, Emmeline, Ethel, Frances, Freda, Georgiana, Harriet, Hepsibah, Imelda, Ivy, Irene, Jane, Jemima, Jennifer, Lavinia, Lillian, Lorena, Mabel, Margaret, Mary, Maude, Minerva, Myrtle, Nancy, Naomi, Obedience, Olive, Patience, Pearl, Prudence, Rebecca, Rosalind, Rosemary, Sarah, Silvia, Sophronia, Temperance, Theodosia, Wilhelmina, Veda, Zelene, Zilpah

 

Choose their surname from this namebank:

Smith, Johnson, Williams, Jones, Brown, Hayes, Diaz, Griffin, Russell, Alexander, Morris, Carter, Henderson, Robinson, Hill

 

Your founding couple were married in 1829, and are now beginning their life together at the beginning of 1830. Each year roll once to see if your couple has a child or not. The titles of your children are in brackets next to the titles of your couple. If there are two sets of brackets, the first title is for the eldest son only.

 

Names: Boys/Girls

 

1830

1. Baby boy

2. Baby girl

3. Miscarriage

4. Baby girl

5. No pregnancy

6. Baby boy

 

1831

1. Baby girl

2. Baby girl

3. Twin boys

4. Baby boy

5. Miscarriage

6. Baby girl

 

1832

1. Baby boy

2. Baby girl

3. Baby boy

4. Baby boy

5. Baby girl

6. Baby girl

 

1833

1. Twin girls

2. Baby boy

3. Baby boy

4. Baby girl

5. Twins (you choose genders)

6. Miscarriage

 

1834

1. Baby boy

2. Baby girl

3. No pregnancy

4. Baby girl

5. Baby boy

6. Baby girl

 

1835

1. Miscarriage

2. Baby girl

3. Miscarriage

4. Baby boy

5. Baby boy

6. No pregnancy

 

1836

1. No pregnancy

2. Baby girl

3. Twins; boy & girl

4. Baby boy

5. Baby boy

6. Baby girl

 

1837

1. Baby boy

2. Miscarriage

3. Baby girl

4. Baby girl

5. Twin girls

6. Baby boy

 

1838

1. Triplet boys

2. No pregnancy

3. Baby girl

4. Miscarriage

5. No pregnancy

6. Baby boy

 

1839

1. Baby girl

2. Baby boy

3. Miscarriage

4. Baby boy

5. Baby girl

6. No pregnancy

 

List your family and their ages. I hope you enjoy this, and I'll try and get the next part up soon :). Feel free to add stories and pictures if you wish. I'll put my family in the reply below, as an example.


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#325397 Name The Baby: Winners

Posted by lifesaboutmusic on 31 July 2018 - 07:25 PM

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

LN: Kennedy

 

DH: Gabriel Jacob

DW: Eden Chloe (Doyle)

 

DD: Rose Victoria (hidari11)

DD: Sara Beatrice (hidari11)

DS: Alexander 'Alex' Scott (hidari11)

DS: Theodore 'Theo' Lucas (MusicCharm)

DD: Emma Nicole (hidari11)

 

Gabe & Eden

Rose, Sara, Alex, Theo & Emma

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

LN: Vaughn

 

DH: Jared Dominic Vaughn

DW: Teagan Olivia (Flannery)

 

DS: Jared "Jay" Dominic Jr. (Puppylover12397)

DD: Emily Cecilia (MusicCharm)

DS: Isaac Roman (Puppylover12397)

DD: Julia Margaret (hidari11)

DD/DD: Laura Sophie & Lydia Catherine (arhythmofnames)

 

Jared & Teagan

Jay, Emily, Isaac, Julia, Laura & Lydia

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

LN: Shea

 

DH: Benjamin Isaac

DW: Hailey Piper (Donovan)

 

DS: Nicholas "Niko" Aaron (ashooles)

DS: William "Will" Bradley (Puppylover12397)

DS: Sebastian "Seb" Carter (arhythmofnames)

DS: Christopher "Topher" Daniel (Puppylover12397)

DD: Paige Eleanore (Puppylover12397)

 

Ben & Hailey

Niko, Will, Seb, Topher & Paige

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

LN: Conroy

 

DH: Shane Russell

DW: Lola Megan (Roarke)

 

DD: Brenna Quinn (MusicCharm)

DS: Liam Patrick (MalloryMae)

DS: Charleston "Chad" Roarke (Marvelous_Things)

DD: Presley Emilia (MalloryMae)

DD: Callie Shaye (Kristi18)

 

Shane & Lola

Brenna, Liam, Chad, Presley & Callie

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

LN: Sheridan

 

DH: Adam Tanner

DW: Julia Rachel (Cullen)

 

DS: Jameson Colt (arhythmofnames)

DD: Aurora Kennedy (Marvelous_Things)

DS: Jack Bennett (Meghan<3)

DS: Aaron Justice (Marvelous_Things)

DD/DD: Juliet Avery & Amelia Jade (Meghan<3)

 

Adam & Julia

Jameson, Aurora, Jack, Aaron, Juliet & Amelia

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

LN: McLean

 

DH: Dean Michael

DW: Tessa Molly (Forbes)

 

DD: Willa Genevieve (Hannah)

DS: Luca Maxwell (arhythmofnames)

DS: Micah Tate (MalloryMae & Laugh-Dream-Love)

DD: Thea Adele (arhythmofnames)

DD: Hannah Lorelai (Meghan<3)

 

Dean & Tessa

Willa, Luca, Micah, Thea & Hannah

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


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#320354 Kylie Jenner & Travis Scott - baby name

Posted by brimariiee on 09 February 2018 - 08:35 PM

I'm just gonna leave this here...

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#280518 Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to a baby girl!

Posted by glitchinggecko on 04 May 2015 - 08:09 AM

Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

 

 

Source - http://www.itv.com/n...lizabeth-diana/


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#275758 Get Simmed!

Posted by Laugh-Dream-Love on 22 February 2015 - 05:12 AM

Addison

 

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Avery // Cara // Hudson // Tallulah

 

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Cascades22

 

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Declan // Laurel // Felix // Coby // Lennon // Maisie // Sawyer // Hana

 

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Satanist

 

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Nathaniel // Celeste // Luna // Jude // Abel // Tova // Remy // Babe


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#252156 How popular is too popular?

Posted by Katie-Nana on 07 April 2014 - 11:15 AM

Normally I look at the statistics to get a better idea of how popular a name is.  If a name is #243 in popularity, that doesn't really give you an idea of how popular it is.  But if that name (Fernando in 2012) was used on 0.0733% of total male births that year.  That means that there is 1 Fernando in 1,364 male births for 2012.  Not too popular in my opinion.  Really, the percentage tells you more about the name than the ranking, since male names verse female names are very different...

 

#100 in 2012 (Ryder - 1 in 532) and (Annabelle - 1 in 635)

#50 in 2012 (Tyler - 1 in 263)  and (Ashley - 1 in 411)

#10 in 2012 (Aiden - 1 in 136) and (Elizabeth - 1 in 200) 

 

And of course names with multiple spellings would be even more popular.  If there were a particular name that you liked, you could look up the % for each spelling and add them together to get a better idea of how popular the name is. 


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#240510 Jennifer Love Hewitt Gives Birth to a Baby Girl!

Posted by Laugh-Dream-Love on 27 November 2013 - 02:58 AM

I love Autumn, but James really gets me on a girl. It's not feminine or pretty, it's a handsome, strong BOYS name. I just can't stand it on a girl.


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#217269 (What do you think of these names) Look at latest post.

Posted by Addison on 01 May 2013 - 09:38 PM

I'm sorry, weren't you having twins named Gracelyn and Garrison?
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#210480 Top baby names decided!!!!

Posted by Katie-Nana on 07 March 2013 - 11:10 AM

Ben & I have agreed on our top boy and girl name for if/when we decide to have a baby....



Theodore Lark Alfred -or- Leona Evermay

"Teddy" -or- "Lennie"



Leona Evermay is in honor of Ben's deceased grandmother, Leona Mae.

Lark Alfred is my grandfather's full name.


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#305925 Sibling Sets You Know or Heard Of

Posted by Kristi18 on 15 March 2017 - 12:03 AM

Tate, Cash, Boston and Mia


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#297511 Element Themed Names

Posted by Pinkmunky on 09 July 2016 - 03:57 AM

Hi, here are a few.. ive tried to cover as many elemetal names as i can hope this helps you out x

 

FIRE
Seraphina: fiery, ardent
Josiah: fire of the Lord
Aidan: little and fiery (too popular for me to use)
Uriah: flame of Jehovah (often translated as God is my light)

Fintan: White fire

Ember: Fire

Ash: 

Phoenix:

Nina

Arden

Bridget

Reese/Rhys

McKenna

Eloise

Sunday 

Solana

Leo

Kenneth

Flynn

Blaise

Tanwen: White fire

Aidan

 

 

 

 

EARTH
Pierre: rock
Arden (unisex): valley of the eagle
Hadley: heather meadow
Juniper: tree
Bryn: hills
Leilani: heavenly flower
Georgiana: earth-worker or farmer
Stone: Word name but earthy/rock feel
Terra/ Tierra : Earth
Argent: 
Hadlee
Hazel:
Briar:
Demetra/ Demetria
Chloe
Ivy
Dahlia
Laurel
Arista
Sage
Adam
Oakley
Kol

Esmeralda

Eartha

Jasper

Clay

Everest
 
WATER
Maxwell: great stream
Beckett: dweller near the brook
Beverley: dweller near the beaver stream
Oceane: ocean (mn only)
Rosemary: dew of the sea
Thames: (alright maybe I would not use it, but it could be used)
Irving: green river, sea friend
Pavati (female): clear water (I'm not sure I'm brave enough)
Rio- : River
Canyon- 

Ondine/Undine: Water

Ronan: 

Nerissa:

Marina:
Kendall:
Darya
Brooke
Cordelia
Meredith
Marin
Carina
Selena
Chelsea
Kenton 
Hudson
Dylan
Caspian
Morwenna
Thalassa
Rain 
Pike- a fish
Rhea- Flowing stream
 
AIR and AETHER
Iris: rainbow
Aura or Auria: air
Anemone: breath - this would be pretty daring though
Nova: chasing butterflies (also a cataclysmic nuclear explosion)
Andromeda (Andie): from mythology, and thereby also a constellation
Zephyr: West wind
Sora: Air
Celeste
Averie
Diana
Niall
Neil
Gemini

Zephirine

Mariposa

Celestia

Lonan
Jonah

Rio- Water


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#287977 Girl vs Boy

Posted by Katie-Nana on 16 October 2015 - 04:14 PM

I prefer Harper on girl and Ridley on boy. Not a huge fan of Kai or Larson but would think they would be more wearable on boys. Wiley is my sons name so I of course love it for a boy. :)
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#268233 How did you name your LO's, and what would you change?

Posted by PaperHeart on 06 October 2014 - 10:30 AM

Archer Cohen Bear E.

I saw Archer on Nameberry I think it was, while searching for names similar to Roman... Which was mine and Mike's favorite for a while before getting pregnant. Mike liked the TV show reference. I liked the nick name Archie that goes with it. I wanted old fashioned, he wanted modern. Archer felt like a nice mix. Mike wanted ACE as the initials, so we wanted a C mn.. Originally we liked Cole, but I really loved Cohen after a best friend of mine. And Bear is to honor my little brother who passed away when I was 28 weeks pregnant. I used to call him Bear pretty much always, so it felt right to use Bear rather than his real name, Joshua.

It's a bonus that Archie Bear works as a great nn, along with Ace. Though honestly we mostly call him Arch ;)

 

Can I just.. UGH :wub: :wub: :wub:

Also, coughcough, Cohen was brilliant choice.


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#244842 Baby Name Survey

Posted by Remy Hadley on 07 January 2014 - 12:35 PM

Fave girl/boy name - Mabel and Archer

Fave gb/bb/gg twin sets - Archer and Mabel (or Everett and Mabel assuming I had twins now), Everett and Sterling, Mabel and Clementine

Fave girl/boy GP name/combo - Saoirse Lily and Atlas Graham

Fave girl/boy word name - Sonnet and Wilder

Fave girl/boy unisex name - Emerson and Charlie for both :)

Fave girl/boy nature names - Azalea and Bear

Fave sib sets:

~ same beginning letter - Clementine and Charlise? (I dont really have a fave tbh)

~ theme - Mabel, Clementine, Phoebe, Henry, and Charles.

~ in general - Archer Cohen Bear, Everett Brody, and Mabel Clementine

 

Fave newly discovered girl/boy name(s) - I haven't discovered any new ones recently :(
Girl name you prefer on a boy - Ashley
Boy name you prefer on a girl - Emerson
Do you prefer single or double mns? - I love both equally, depends on flow!

 


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#238318 Atlas for a girl

Posted by vic. on 06 November 2013 - 08:11 PM

I've not put Atlas on my list for a boy!. 

 

He'd be:

Atlas Maverick 


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#218011 Tiger crazy for a girl?

Posted by Bunko0 on 07 May 2013 - 07:17 PM

I don't think Tiger works. Tigerlily is kinda cool, but just Tiger is strange. As a suggestion, Leona is a cool name that means "lion," and its definitely not too out there.
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#204504 Torn between two names

Posted by mjvoita on 10 January 2013 - 11:46 AM

I like Eloise. Timeless and beautiful
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