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For those of you with more then one child.. did you use any "theme" when naming them or just picked names you liked?

I mean like all starting with the same letter, ending with same sound or related in some way (like Grace, Faith, Hope) I just picked names i liked bu they ar all realted to family

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Asked by JrsMommy07 at 9:49 AM on Jun. 23, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • We just picked names we liked. The names all starting with the same letter annoys me, I'm actually kind of annoyed with myself that my first and third son's have the same first letter. The kids first names are just names we liked and their middle names are family significant.

    Answer by canadianmom1974 at 9:54 AM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • We named our first son after his father, Rick. Second son is Dominick. Same ick sound.

    Answer by mamaada at 10:04 AM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • Um ... My 1st was named after his dad , we never planned on having ANYMORE kids together , so we never even talked about it lol . But my BF and I have Harmoni ... and when/if we have a son his name will be Ma'Zari ... so possibly the "i" would be ours ... so far were going w/ unique names

    Answer by tha-hawt-mommie at 10:12 AM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • First was after my g-ma, XH picked random middle name.
    Second, I wanted the middle name after my other g-ma, so he picked the random first name.
    Turns out, they both end in N. If I have more, I will keep that going.

    Answer by KLBrown at 11:01 AM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • My daughters name is Hope, we love it. I was going to name my other DD Grace, but we went with Emily instead. All my children's names have some personal, or familial significance.


    Answer by salexander at 11:15 AM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • Nope, we just chose names we liked...they all go together, though. Meagan, Owen, Brenna and Nora. We're (well my husband and the kids anyway) are Irish if you can't tell, lol.
    My husband's niece went with the same starting letter. She has Heaven, Hailey and Hope. I thought she should have named the 2nd one Harley to keep with the less common Heaven but whatever (Heaven was actually a combination of her name, Heather, and her dad's name, Kevin).

    Answer by justanotherjen at 11:38 AM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • My oldest two are Christopher and Nicholas, and my sister used to tell them I named them those names because I used to date Santa Claus. lol.... but one is named after their dad, the other after their uncle.

    Answer by drowninginboys at 11:48 AM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • I only have one but my aunt named both her kids "J" names because her and her husband have "J" names.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 12:09 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • Gavin, Avalon, and Tristan... if anyone can find the relations, I'd be surprised!

    Gavin is a different form of Gawain.
    Tristan was a knight of the round table, so was Gawain.

    Avalon... well, duh. :)


    Answer by Anonymous at 7:30 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

  • they have the same number of letters.......5 names so far. We may have to be done after that it's getting tough LOL ;)

    Answer by pjacademy at 7:48 PM on Jun. 23, 2009

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