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How long did it take to agree on your children's name?

We had both a boy and a girl name picked out that we agreed upon. However, my mom and dad only had a boy name picked out, no girl name!

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guyandtoni01

Asked by guyandtoni01 at 5:44 PM on Aug. 2, 2010 in Baby Names

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  • I think it was about an hour.
    aliceinalgonac

    Answer by aliceinalgonac at 5:44 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • About 6 months
    KamiB79

    Answer by KamiB79 at 5:45 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • 20 minutes.
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 5:46 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • Once we found out what we were having it took me a few weeks to find a name I liked once I did I told DH and he okay that was it.
    Codysmom2106

    Answer by Codysmom2106 at 5:46 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • We had names chosen before our son was concieved and already have names for another one if we decide to have one
    XandersMomma07

    Answer by XandersMomma07 at 5:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • we had a girls name picked out that we agreed upon instantly. the boys name was still up in the air. luckily i had a girl or the boy might still be nameless almost 3 years later. lol
    xtwilightx

    Answer by xtwilightx at 5:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • three seconds.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 5:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • We have taken turns naming the kids and there was never a moment that we absolutely disagreed on their names. We have Jason, Carson, Gabriella, Olivia, Valerie.
    matthewscandi

    Answer by matthewscandi at 5:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • I'll ask my dh. He is the one who came up with the names of both of my boys.
    Honestbest

    Answer by Honestbest at 5:49 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

  • We each put down our favorite family names and found the common ones from both lists and then combined them til we found our favorites. With the twins, we had great boys names, but only okay girls names.....Thank goodness. With our daughter - we only came up with a girl name and with our youngest boy - only a boy name.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 5:49 PM on Aug. 2, 2010

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