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Old Jun 23rd, 2017, 09:42 AM   1
Stacip
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Too Similar?


I'm not even pregnant yet haha (I just had my little man 4 weeks ago, but we're planning to try for #2 before he is 1).

We already are set on a girls name, but I'm worried the boys name I like is too similar to DS1.

His name is Orson, but I REALLY like the name Orion for baby #2.

Are Orson and Orion too similar?

If so, any suggestions?



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Old Jun 23rd, 2017, 12:47 PM   2
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Too similar, I think. I used to always look up in school etc. if someone called for a Christopher or a Chris, etc.



 
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Old Jun 23rd, 2017, 13:21 PM   3
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I think so.
They both start with O and end in -on.



 
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Old Jun 24th, 2017, 00:29 AM   4
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I would say too similar both phonetically (the double Or- is too much for me, I think I'd constantly mix up whose name I was trying to say), and written down as it's just one letter different.



 
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Old Jun 24th, 2017, 04:59 AM   5
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Bit too close I think. But Orion is so cute!!



 
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Old Jul 2nd, 2017, 21:26 PM   6
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If anything I think it's a good thing. They're not that similar but it would surely link the boys together in a special way to others.



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Old Jul 2nd, 2017, 23:46 PM   7
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Quite similar, I think!

But personally I would 100% pick Orion.
Such a glorious name!
Orson sounds more like a surname to me.



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Old Jul 3rd, 2017, 03:39 AM   8
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Too similar for me.



 
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Old Jul 3rd, 2017, 05:47 AM   9
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I actually like them together.



 
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Old Jul 13th, 2017, 05:15 AM   10
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I think they're both too similar and I don't think they match particularly well but that's just my opinion.



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