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What are some of the worst names people have suggested to you?

Maybe before you were pregnant, while you were pregnant or even after.

Some people love to say "you should've named you kid this..!" I know I got that a lot during pregnancy and after I had my daughter.

 
poptart0325

Asked by poptart0325 at 1:23 PM on Oct. 6, 2010 in Baby Names

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Answers (15)
  • Xerxes for a boy or Xerxsa for a girl.
    nmmama09

    Answer by nmmama09 at 1:34 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • I cant remember but I have seen some really wierd made up ones in here,,lol
    beyondhopes

    Answer by beyondhopes at 1:26 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Mary. Not because I don't like the name, but because my MIL nagged me about it. It was her mother's name.
    Shanna84

    Answer by Shanna84 at 1:25 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • My grandmother wanted my daughter names Arthurina. My mother in Law wanted her named Marsala. (The only family name that has never been used)
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 1:27 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • No one ever suggested any actually.
    Misteh

    Answer by Misteh at 1:28 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Not too crazy, but there were some mentioned that I really didn't like.
    Gerard. Franklin. And I can't think of the others.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 1:46 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Our families tried to insist we use a "family" name such as one of our fathers or grandfathers. I said no simply because I didn't think we needed *ANOTHER* Richard or Francisco in the family to make conversations even MORE confusing!
    geminilove

    Answer by geminilove at 2:01 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • My mother in law suggested Kanika Kashawn. It's the name she had lined up if my husband had turned out a girl. He's very happy to be a Charles. Chuck suits him very well.
    sillyt

    Answer by sillyt at 3:37 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Naoo for a boy...i forget what it means but could you imagine looking for your kid..... NAOO!!! where are you??
    allforlove229

    Answer by allforlove229 at 3:59 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

  • Since we decided not to make DS2 (DH's firstborn) a "third" (DH is a junior) we stuck with keeping the initials (JWL). When we got prego w/ DS3, he wanted to continue that, but shot down every suggestion I had (Jayson Wyatt, Jeremy Wade, etc) and his suggestion was..... Jebidiah Waylon. HA!!! So we have Benjamin... named after my deceased uncle who died a year before he was born.
    MunchiesMom324

    Answer by MunchiesMom324 at 4:36 PM on Oct. 6, 2010

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