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Would you take someones name?

Say you had a friend that liked a certain somewhat uncommon name, and you decided that you really really loved that name too.

Now you and that person were no longer friends. Would you be able to use the name?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:02 PM on Sep. 25, 2010 in Baby Names

Answers (13)
  • Yes. No one owns a name. So technically you aren't stealing anything.
    BIMOM21

    Answer by BIMOM21 at 7:04 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • I'd use it.
    mysevenkids

    Answer by mysevenkids at 7:04 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • Sure would, if I liked it, I would have no problem using it.
    QandA

    Answer by QandA at 7:05 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • If it was just a name that they liked, then yes I'd go ahead and use it. If they used it, I'd be immediately turned off and start looking for something different. But as long as the name's available, well, early bird gets the worm. :)
    aliceryannesmom

    Answer by aliceryannesmom at 7:07 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • I'd use it.
    mp3mom

    Answer by mp3mom at 7:16 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • I would use it if I like it, no one owns a name.
    zbee

    Answer by zbee at 7:17 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • Use it and then send a "THANK YOU" card...
    CandyHorse

    Answer by CandyHorse at 7:18 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • Friends or not yes because only the first name would be the same.
    karkaa

    Answer by karkaa at 7:33 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • Yes I would. A lot of people have the same name. Doesn't seem like a big deal to me
    soccerfanatic14

    Answer by soccerfanatic14 at 9:05 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • i personally dont think i would..because everytime i say the name id think of that person
    alexis_06

    Answer by alexis_06 at 9:11 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

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