To pick the perfect baby names, follow these simple rules: don’t be too unique like many celebrities we know (looking at you, Grimes, and Elon Musk) stray away from first names similar to last names. But choosing the right one can go wrong in ways that may not have been anticipated at the time of naming. For example, making it more responsibility than parents initially realized, who choose poorly for their newborns’ good reputation among peers rather than just themselves.
The initials test is an easy way to see if your baby’s first and middle names can be shortened as nicknames. For example, Hickey could become ‘Hick,’ which would not have the same ring as Little Michael becoming Micky but may still come in handy for those impossible-to-remember adolescent years when they have no self-control over peers call them out of spiteful humor.
Even the “safest” baby names, classics like William and Elizabeth, come freighted with their personal histories. So put your child’s name through a barrage of tests to see if it is something they will be bullied for or legally change at 18 months old- but don’t give up on an initial idea just because you can predict all outcomes now.
I cannot stress enough how important this point was made in our conversation today. When picking out what kind of person someone becomes later down life course milestones, there are no perfect choices, so why do anything less than put 100% effort into finding that special moniker? There may not ever exist another name quite as good (or bad!).
- 1 When Picking a Baby Name, View the Initials
- 2 To Choose a Name, Play the Baby Name Verse Entertainment
- 3 Cover the Name by a Clever Standard Schooler
- 4 Cross-Check Names Against Trending Celebrities
- 5 When Picking a Baby Name, Ask Alexa: Is It Googleable?
- 6 When Choosing Out Your Baby’s Name, Think Big Idea
- 7 Talking of Smart Assistants: Predict Expected A.I. Names
- 8 Present the Email Search on Your Chosen Baby Name
- 9 When Picking Your Baby’s Name, It Only Means What You Believe
- 10 Follow Being in the Time When Sipping Your Morning Coffee
When Picking a Baby Name, View the Initials
You might be surprised to learn that there are many different ways for parents and grandparents to spell out someone’s full name. For example, if your last initial starts with an “S,” then try something other than Ashley Susan. Have you thought about this already? That’s good because the formal monogram can be pretty cool too–in which case, all three initials would appear larger on either side from left-to-right: SSATFELICIA TONI ANDREW JEREMY ROGERS SMITH.
To Choose a Name, Play the Baby Name Verse Entertainment
The next time you’re feeling down and your dog is playing with a Slug, remember that it might not just be a chance. The thing about slugs, in particular, is that they have very poor taste when choosing their partners: some dogs don’t seem to mind them at all. In fact, from what I’ve heard around town (and this may or may not be true), there’s already one who loves nothing more than dining on horse manure.
I hope he likes his new food plan, though, cause if we throw him any apples, maybe something bad will happen again?.
Cover the Name by a Clever Standard Schooler
In our community, there are many judgments for kids bullying other children. At the same time, you don’t want them all getting their hands on a sympathetic name that will turn into an attention seeker with no prospects of success or happiness in life- so how quickly does this happen?
Give your favorite names (excuse me, I mean “favorite moniker”) to any ten-year-old and see if he can come up with at least ten alternate monikers within one minute! If not, then keep looking until we find him just what we’re looking for.
Cross-Check Names Against Trending Celebrities
Your child’s name is an important decision that should not be taken lightly. Imagine what life will be like for them in 10 or 20 years when everyone starts assuming they’re named after someone famous, and you realize how many parents of Kylies and Kendalls neglected to test this out beforehand.
Lester: So I’m thinking about names – where does one start? Jennifer: Well, first off, let me ask you something, are their initials LLP (like LeBron James)? Is there another L associated with any particular virtue(s) related to the character trait?
When Picking a Baby Name, Ask Alexa: Is It Googleable?
Ever since she was a little girl, Faith has never known what it’s like to have her name pop up on Google. For as long as anyone can remember (and that includes all of their friends and family) when someone does an internet search for “Faith Will,” nothing comes up… unless you count those pesky reminders from God Himself telling us we’re loved no matter who our parents are or where they came from.
And if there is ever some horrid wrongdoing by one such person so committed against this poor soul – namely committing murder-, let alone national news coverage- well, then potential employers may avoid knowing about them too, just.
When Choosing Out Your Baby’s Name, Think Big Idea
Is your first name a mouthful? Do you find that people always refer to just calling out “Jonas” instead of using the full moniker when addressing you, or does it sound like someone else with their own set of initials (i.e., JK Rowling)?
Is there an awkward collision between two-letter sequences in which one would rather not be called upon by any other person for at least 24 hours after meeting them again because they’re sickened from hearing how close together these letters are? Before choosing such unusual monikers, it can take some consideration, but seriously – don’t make me ask why somebody picked something so creatively idiotic.
Talking of Smart Assistants: Predict Expected A.I. Names
Siri is a beautiful name. But when you call it aloud near your Amazon home assistant, Alexa will always remind everyone of her overbearing personality and sassiness levels that only get higher every day as she becomes more ubiquitous in society-at-large (and not just homes). That means frustration abounds for parents who have trouble controlling themselves around others while worrying about what they say or do next.
Unless little has an amazing grasp on trivia AND knows how many minutes are left before dinner starts cooking away AMAZINGLY TIMERLESSLLLS.
Present the Email Search on Your Chosen Baby Name
Have you ever wondered what your name sounds like when spoken out loud? Well, I will tell you. It’s not very intimidating or impressive at all.
Remember this passage the next time someone asks me if it matters which initialism goes on either side (i.e., middle). The sound made by these letters is quite boring without any extra syllables added-hence why some people choose more creative ones again.
When Picking Your Baby’s Name, It Only Means What You Believe
I’ve never met a person who put their favorite name through the “test.” It is important to note that this first test can be misleading, as many factors make up an individual’s personality and preferences for names. The more thorough your research into potential monikers often leads people away from choosing trendy choices before they even start looking at the meaning behind them.
Fittingly enough–this article does not recommend doing any extensive brainstorming sessions where everyone throws out every single possibility.
Follow Being in the Time When Sipping Your Morning Coffee
Jessica the CEO of LookAfterbabies.com says that it’s important to practice living in the moment with habits you already have. If they feel natural, then even better. For instance, coffee drinking is easy because there are specific steps one needs to focus on while doing so.
Such as making sure not to be distracted by texts or emails during a particular time frame of their day can help create new memories outlasting any other type without distractions added to this process. You are scrolling through your Instagram feed reels when all else fails to allow yourself some me-time from checking social media, etc.