Would it be weird if

Discussion in 'Baby Names' started by YoshiPikachu, Oct 25, 2021.

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Naming after grandma Regardless of gender?

Poll closed Nov 1, 2021.
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  2. No

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  1. YoshiPikachu

    YoshiPikachu Mama to Hannah and Joseph

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    I named my baby after my grandma Regardless of gender? My grandma died in 2018 and I want to name my baby after her but don’t know if it would be weird to name a boy after her even though she has a gender neutral name. The name is Gayle by the way. Thanks. :)
     
  2. crazy4baby09

    crazy4baby09 Mother of 3 and one on the way.

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    I don't think it's weird since it's a gender neutral name. If this baby is a girl I will be naming her after my mom who passed in March. We have a different name if it's a boy.
     
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  3. MrsT116

    MrsT116 Well-Known Member

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    In the UK Gayle is seen as a female name xx
     
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  4. Sander

    Sander Well-Known Member

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    I think it works! You could just adjust the spelling to Gale for a boy - wasn’t there a male Gale in the Hunger Games books? I can’t remember haha
     
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  5. Bevziibubble

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    I think it could be done, I don't think it's an overly feminine name :)
     
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  6. Babybump87

    Babybump87 Mummy to my three musketeers

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    This for me too , I assumed it was from the name Abigail ? But might depend where you come from !
     

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