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Old 03-10-2011, 06:51 PM   #10
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Re: Naming baby a similar name as cousin.. thoughts?

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Originally Posted by waited4ever View Post
Grandparents, parents, aunts, uncles etc... end up calling children by whatever name they think of first like saying Carrie, Kelly, John, Tom only to be calling Jenny. It is just what happens when there are a few children around so no matter what you name him eventually family will call him by his cousins name. It is not too close and so what if it rhymes.
yeeeepp. My dad always called my sisters or I Bergrachel. or Gerbrace or any combination of Brita Rachel and Grace.

My sons name will be Kelvin, and I would be annoyed if you were my sister naming your son Kevin. THAT'S too close, but rhyming eh, I wouldn't think anything of it.
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