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Do you think it's cute to name girls after their daddys?

Like really naming them after just maybe spelling it differently. Example: Steve naming a baby girl Stevie or Stevey.

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:44 PM on Jul. 1, 2010 in Baby Names

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  • it is fine depending on the name. I know two woman who were the last child after many girls (no more trying for the boy) so they were named after their fathers: Frankie and Johnie.
    sahlady

    Answer by sahlady at 7:49 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • It depends on the name I guess. If its friendly to either gender then I think its fine...but if its a GUY name like Mark or Andrew, then no.
    Ash9724

    Answer by Ash9724 at 7:46 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • That name I dont think she would like to have when she is in school. I wouldn't do that but thats just me.
    JacobsMommy05

    Answer by JacobsMommy05 at 7:46 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • IMO no... but i like girly names for girls
    Trotterswife

    Answer by Trotterswife at 7:46 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • depends on the name really I have a friend, Rickie named after her dad, it's not a bad one.
    I don't like the obviously boy names like Johnie, Stevie, Bobby, etc
    DarkFaery131

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 7:46 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • no. i dont think i could name my dd matthew.
    jennifer588

    Answer by jennifer588 at 7:47 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • My mom was named Roberta after he Father Robert... she actually went by Bobbie as a nickname and now goes by her first name Kathy ( short for Kathern)
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 7:51 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • And it depends on whether it's the girl's first or middle name, too. You couldn't get away with James as a first name, but you could probably give it as a middle name, esp. if you spelled it Jaymes.
    May-20

    Answer by May-20 at 7:52 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • Unless the dad's name is Ashley, Taylor , or Lindsay I think its fine..
    and yes I've met guys with those names LOL
    youngmm

    Answer by youngmm at 7:52 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

  • My best friend's girl is Skylar Jo, her daddy is Joe, I think in that instance it's adorable.
    rhianna1708

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 7:57 PM on Jul. 1, 2010

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