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What should I name my kid?

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by armedredneck, Apr 20, 2011.

  1. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    My wife and I went to our midterm ultrasound yesterday to find out the sex of our newest addition. Found out we're having a boy! I'm really really really really really really really really excited. (Can't you tell?). We already have a year and a half old little girl that we named Molly Jo (that's her first name, Jo is not her middle name). We like the southern sounding redneck names. Or basically really old fashioned non-typical names. Trying to avoid the contemporary stuff you see people naming their kids nowadays.

    We're really struggling with this for some reason. Naming our daughter was easy. For some reason that one just came to us and stuck right away. There wasn't even really any debate. We're not having the same luck naming our son. So I'm here to ask for suggestions. You never know, you might be the one that ends up naming my kid.....scary thought!

    So far she has vetoed my following suggestions:

    AwesomeX
    Cobra Commander
    Starscream
    Remington Winchester
    Duke
    Rusty
    Rocky
    Jed
    Angus

    Ok.....start dumping 'em. What should I name the future ruler?
     
  2. Wallygator

    Wallygator Albany, OR Active Member

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    I dont know your last name, But how about

    John Moses :)

    or

    Chester
    Abe
    Colt
     
  3. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    I like Colt. That's a good one.
     
  4. Redcap

    Redcap Lewis County, WA Well-Known Member

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    Megatron?
     
  5. MA Duce

    MA Duce Central Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Take a piece of butcher paper about 1x1 ft. Grid it off and write one of the prospective names in each square. Take it to your favorite shooting spot and post it up......take twenty paces and quickly turn and fire from your favorite handgun.....problem solved.
     
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  6. Blitzkrieg

    Blitzkrieg WA Well-Known Member

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    Look back in your family tree and give him at least his first name from one of your most notable. That's a long tradition in my family. Then you can go for the middle name of Colt or Remington, etc
     
  7. Reddawg

    Reddawg Bellingham Member

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    Jesse or clint sounds good :)
     
  8. del_and_bones

    del_and_bones Anchorage, AK Physics Pirate

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    Cletus, king of redneck names.
     
  9. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    Excellent suggestion!
     
  10. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    I tried that, along with Enos. Both were vetoed.
     
  11. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    I plan on looking through that tonight. I have family history going all the way back to just prior to the revolution.
     
  12. keystir

    keystir Hillsboro, OR Active Member

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    How about Barry?
     
  13. RallySoob

    RallySoob Salem, OR Active Member

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    Hunter
    Gunner
    or
    The Patriot
     
  14. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    Maybe if that wasn't the first name of the guy on my most hated list at the moment.
     
  15. deadeye

    deadeye Albany,OR. Moderator Staff Member

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    Jimmy Jo
    Billy Ray
    Colton
    Hank
     
  16. chemist

    chemist Beaverton OR Well-Known Member

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  17. Jamie6.5

    Jamie6.5 Western OR Well-Known Member

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    Our son got his grandfather's first names, as first and middle.
    The grandpas were ecstatic about it!
     
  18. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    Hank was one we both considered. I'm trying to convince her of Colt right now. I'm at work and she's at home. We're emailing back and forth. She's now monitoring the thread to see what you guys come up with.


    Colt, Colt, Colt,......
     
  19. DarkTyrian

    DarkTyrian Redmond, WA New Member

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    Gauge
    Maximus
    Rockland
    Stirling/Sterling
    Magnus
    Ryze
     
  20. armedredneck

    armedredneck Oregon Active Member

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    MAXIMUS!!!
     
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