Does it matter that baby will have two surnames as first/middle names?

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  1. xjessibabyx

    xjessibabyx Mummy to a Princess

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    Hi,

    DD1 has 2 middle names so when deciding on baby girls names this time we would also like 2 middle names.

    The name we like is:
    Harper Louise Everley

    Harper is sentimental as its my grandmother's surname. Louise is my middle name. And we just like the name Everley but I hadn't realised this is also a surname... Does it matter? Also I like the look of Everley but seen it spelt most commonly as Everly... Which do you this looks better?

    Thanks ☺ x
     
  2. OnErth&InHvn

    OnErth&InHvn Mom to 4

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    My DS has 2 middle names. The only time it's an issue Is paperwork because they only leave space for 1 middle name. Hes always NOP vs NOLP. I wish I had hyphenated his 2 middles.
     
  3. xjessibabyx

    xjessibabyx Mummy to a Princess

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    Sorry I meant do you think they're a bad choice of names as both harper and everley are actually surnames traditionally? It's the first thing my aunt pointed out to me when I told her what we liked.
     
  4. ClairAye

    ClairAye Mum to one of each!

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    I can't recall hearing Harper or Everley as a surname but thinking about it, lots of names are first and last, I don't see it being an issue. :)
     
  5. mrsmummy2

    mrsmummy2 Mum of 3 ❤

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    I think its a lovely name and love the spelling too.
     
  6. xjessibabyx

    xjessibabyx Mummy to a Princess

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    Lovely thank you ladies, that's made me feel much better about it hehe x
     
  7. OnErth&InHvn

    OnErth&InHvn Mom to 4

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    No, I think they are both fine!
     
  8. HLx

    HLx Mummy to Layla, George & Enzo <3

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    Both lovely names! I don't think theres a right or wrong with surnames as first names, as long as baby doesn't have a surname like me ' Quirk' then it can be bloody embarrassing hahaha
     
  9. Bevziibubble

    Bevziibubble Well-Known Member
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    I don't think it matters. It's a lovely name :)
     

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