Expecting #5. Can this name bridge the gaps of popularity and style of the other 4?
Our boys' names are pretty consistent, I think. All biblical and in the top 50 or so. Jonathan and Daniel are a bit more timeless perhaps, but on their way down in popularity, whereas Noah is super trendy and probably at it's peak? And I think the boy names that we would consider are pretty consistent with those names. Some that we have talked about would be....
Elam (a family name)
But, then, you throw in our daughter's name and I feel like things get tricky. Meika Joy is not even on the charts, pretty obscure, alternative spelling, goes by first and middle name. Meika has German roots (which honors family heritage) and also a biblical connection, since it is a German nickname for Mary. We don't really have a girl style, per say. I like a biblical connection, but there are so few girl names to choose from, and I feel like you have to choose between over- used and boring or unpleasant- sounding and not used much for a good reason. A few names we have talked about include....
Middle name ideas: Mae, Jo, Kay, Ann, Rose, June (all family names)
Any ideas on which direction to go and/or additional names to consider?
Wed, 10/16/2013 - 6:43pm