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Is it too late to change my 3-month-old baby's name?

i changed my mind on daughters middle and last name is it too late?

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uptown378

Asked by uptown378 at 5:53 PM on Oct. 22, 2008 in Baby Names

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  • As long as you and the father are in agreement you can have it changed, but if the father won't agree to it then you are stuck.
    sammiesmom2000

    Answer by sammiesmom2000 at 7:21 PM on Oct. 22, 2008

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  • Not sure. Never heard of something like that. Last name yes shouldnt be a problem, like when you just got married or so. But the middle name.

    A baby name is something special and nothing you should change your mind on a couple months later.
    But you probably have a really important reason to do it.
    Call your registry office and ask them if its possible. You probably just have to pay a little fee for them and you need to get the birth cert. changed, thats expensive though i think.
    m.robertson811

    Answer by m.robertson811 at 5:56 PM on Oct. 22, 2008

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  • HAHA...My friend did this,TWICE!! But, she only changed their frist names. I guess after they were born, she found a name that she thought fit them better. Not sure how, I guess just filing a paper somewhere. Shouldn't be too hard!
    christyg

    Answer by christyg at 5:57 PM on Oct. 22, 2008

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  • You need to go through the social security office. They will tell you how to change your child's name, but be prepared, they do not like it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:09 PM on Oct. 22, 2008

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