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What do you think of this name I saw yesterday

Deyanee. I saw it on a back pack tag at my DS school on Friday so I am hoping it was a last name...?... because the way I read it is Dee-yah-nay.... or DNA. lol. I just shook my head.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:25 AM on Sep. 14, 2013 in Baby Names

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  • I'd pronounce it deeYAYnee like Delaney. It's OK, not my favorite.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 8:30 AM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • We considered the name Delaney (if i was going to have a girl,I wasn't) DELL-AH- KNEE
    That one,I'd read as DAY-YAH-KNEE
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 8:42 AM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • I read it as DEE-YAH-KNEE
    maecntpntz219

    Answer by maecntpntz219 at 9:26 AM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • I was in the store the other day and heard this mom call out "Sky come here" thought she had to be talking to a girl. Nope, she named her son that.. Poor boy! Sky sound like a girl name to me.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 11:25 AM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • We have a customer at work and her sons name is "Homey"
    Kid you not!
    KTElite

    Answer by KTElite at 12:38 PM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • I vote for DNA.
    Someone probably told this poor woman she had to get the DNA test, and she thought it was her baby's name.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 1:16 PM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • Just another "grab a handful of random letters out of the Scrabble box" name.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 3:43 PM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • I like for a girl..heres the problem I named my son andreas s
    Its pronunced andre-iss....techers mistake him for a girl or think its supposed to be andrea which is a girls name..i so reget it...i should of just named him andres with no a...but i like the name its diffent..lol
    aries209

    Answer by aries209 at 3:51 PM on Sep. 14, 2013

  • My first thought went to DNA. lol.
    poptart0325

    Answer by poptart0325 at 4:41 PM on Sep. 15, 2013

  • My first thought was DNA as well.

    My son's name is Torren. It's more unusual in the US(though not as unusual as you would think) but it is fairly common in Ireland. It's a shorter version of Torrence.

    I wanted something more unique for my son but not so unique that is would be weird at school and I was very mindful of other people having to pronounce his name so spelling something like it should sound was big with me as well as the likelihood of teasing lol.
    tntmom1027

    Answer by tntmom1027 at 5:00 PM on Sep. 15, 2013

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