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what do you think???

im 39 wks pregnant with a girl. a yr ago sunday i lost a baby girl named Casey Pamela. what do you guys about naming a baby after a sibling that has died? not using the full name but only 1 of the names of the child??

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Asked by cassandra156 at 9:38 PM on Oct. 31, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I think it's a lovely idea. My sister's first name is our deceased sisters middle name.

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:43 PM on Oct. 31, 2008

  • I think it's a very sweet idea :)


    Answer by flutterfae at 9:47 PM on Oct. 31, 2008

  • Yes, that's very nice.

    Answer by sfwilson at 9:48 PM on Oct. 31, 2008

  • i think it is a nice idea my daughter has my deceased  sisters middle name, and my nannys first name. she was named after both of them. i think its a very special name to give her.


    Answer by sdeignan at 10:13 PM on Oct. 31, 2008

  • whatever you feel is right for her! you know best,mama!

    Answer by pinkclover at 10:54 PM on Oct. 31, 2008

  • i think its a good thing, its really up to you what you feel is right..

    Answer by mblucky at 11:29 PM on Oct. 31, 2008

  • I was named after a deceased sister, and honestly, do not mind it at all. It is actually an honor to have her name. I think it's a sweet way to remember a loved one.

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:43 PM on Oct. 31, 2008

  • Whatever yuo feel is rigth for your family. I would just make sure that by giving her one of the names I am not trying to replace my other child (I'm sure your not, just want the legacy to live on) Congrats

    Answer by humaniterian87 at 12:18 AM on Nov. 1, 2008

  • . If it were me, i dont think I would be able to name my child after one that I have lost because it would be a constant reminder of some someone who I have lost. But, in the end its your choice. GL...

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 12:33 AM on Nov. 1, 2008

  • was u still pregnant when u lost her?if she was born and has a birthcertifiacte then i wouldnt do it,mabe just the middle name

    Answer by angelairelan at 8:50 AM on Nov. 1, 2008

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