I tend to think that names are declarations over the people that they are given to... prophetic almost. For instance, how Abram went to being Abraham in the Bible... God changed his name from being just high father to "Father of many nations..." My DH and I named our sons the way we did because we believe that it is prophetic... just wondering what some of your views on this were?
Answer by kittieashy at 9:53 PM on Nov. 8, 2010
Answer by Shaneagle777 at 10:20 PM on Nov. 8, 2010
Answer by NotPanicking at 11:23 PM on Nov. 8, 2010
If names are prophetic then my daughter will be cursed after spurning the advances of a Greek god. Somehow, I really don't think that's going to happen.
Answer by beeky at 6:48 AM on Nov. 9, 2010
Answer by dullscissors at 7:22 AM on Nov. 9, 2010
My name is Kristina, which is a derivative of Christina, being the female form of Christian meaning "believer in Christ". I'm an Atheist. I don't think I need to tell you I don't put too much stock into the whole names being prophetic thing.
Answer by KristiS11384 at 10:23 AM on Nov. 9, 2010
Answer by mhaney03 at 9:39 PM on Nov. 8, 2010
Answer by kittieashy at 10:27 PM on Nov. 8, 2010
Answer by MamaK88 at 11:16 PM on Nov. 8, 2010
Answer by anng.atlanta at 11:29 PM on Nov. 8, 2010
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