Five-Name Friday: Boy Name like Sebastian, Julian

Please suggest boy names similar to Oliver, Sebastian and Julian.

It’s Five-Name Friday! Here’s today’s baby name request:

We want our son’s name to start with a strong sound, like K, T or B, but most of my favorites start with softer consonants and vowels. Please suggest boy names similar to Oliver, Sebastian and Julian.

Can you come up with five great baby name suggestions for this person?

Here are the rules:

  • Be independent. Choose your five names before looking at anybody else’s five names.
  • Be sincere. These should be names you’d have no problem recommending to someone in real life.
  • Five names only! If your comment includes more than five names, I’ll have to do some deleting. (This includes nickname suggestions.)

Which five baby names are you going to suggest?

[You can also comment on previous Five-Name Friday posts, or send me your own 2-sentence baby name request using the contact form.]


Five-Name Friday: Boy Name Like Neville, Wilbur

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It’s Five-Name Friday! Here’s today’s baby name request:

I’m interested in boy names you *never* hear people talking about, like Neville and Wilbur. Basically, names that are not at all trendy, the direct opposites of Noah and Liam.

Can you come up with five great baby name ideas for this person?

Here are the rules:

  • Be independent. Choose your five names before checking out anybody else’s five names.
  • Be sincere. These should be names you’d have no problem recommending to someone in real life.
  • Five names only. If your comment includes more than five names, I’ll have to do some deleting. This includes nickname suggestions!

Which five baby names are you going to recommend?

[You can also comment on previous Five-Name Friday posts, or send me your own 2-sentence baby name request using the contact form.]

Five-Name Friday: Formal Girl Name for Nickname “Lu”

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Welcome to Five-Name Friday! Here’s today’s baby name request (condensed a bit from the original):

We’re expecting a girl and love “Lu” as a nickname, so we’d like a first name that can logically give rise to the nickname Lu.

Can you come up with five great baby name ideas for this person?

Here are the rules:

  • Be independent. Choose your five names before checking out anybody else’s five names.
  • Be sincere. These should be names you’d have no problem recommending to someone in real life.
  • Five names only. If your comment includes more than five names, I’ll have to do some deleting. This includes nickname suggestions!

Which five baby names are you going to recommend?

[You can also comment on previous Five-Name Friday posts, or send me your own 2-sentence baby name request using the contact form.]

Five-Name Friday: Girl Name with Personality

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It’s Five-Name Friday! Here’s today’s baby name request:

We are having a girl and would like a name that is short, but still has personality. We’re open to very creative names.

Can you come up with five great baby name suggestions for this person?

Here are the rules:

  • Be independent. Choose your five names before checking out anybody else’s five names.
  • Be sincere. These should be names you’d have no problem recommending to someone in real life.
  • Five names only. If your comment includes more than five names, I’ll have to do some deleting. (This includes nickname suggestions!)

Which five baby names are you going to suggest?

[You can also comment on previous Five-Name Friday posts, or send me your own 2-sentence baby name request using the contact form.]

Five-Name Friday: Girl Name Like Nayeli, Alondra

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Welcome to Five Name Friday! Here’s today’s baby name request:

Dad likes Nayeli for a girl, mom is Janel. Mom likes Alina, Alondra, Luzalina.

Can you come up with five great baby name suggestions for this person?

Here are the guidelines:

  • Be independent. Choose your five names before checking out anybody else’s five names.
  • Be sincere. These should be names you’d have no problem recommending to someone in real life.
  • Five names only. If your comment includes more than five names, I’ll have to do some deleting. (This includes nickname suggestions!)

Which five baby names are you going to suggest?

[You can also comment on previous Five-Name Friday posts, or send me your own 2-sentence baby name request using the contact form.]