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Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by Salty, Feb 7, 2015.

  1. Salty

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    Would you ever consider naming your son Jonah.

    What other Bible names would you NEVER name a child (male or female)
     
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    I would never name my son James. My little one is almost 9 years old. When his mom and I discussed names, James was out. I didn't want a Junior.

    I wanted his name to be Jameson, which means James' son. That didn't happen, though
     
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    Why not Jonah?
     
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    I am not planning to name a child Jezebel.
     
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    Or Judas...
     
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    I don't think I would name my child Cain.

    Or Brutus.

    Or Popeye.

    Or Olive Oyl.

    I don't think I would name my child Nahum. I just don't care for it. Then again, who knows. Or Habbakuk.
     
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    I've long considered naming my first born Maher-shalal-hashbaz. :smilewinkgrin:
     
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    I wouldn't name my child Hash Delashante.
     
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    I would not name my son Fido.
     
  10. Salty

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    Key phrase - BIBLE names
     
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    My daughter wants to use the name Zaphenath-paneah sometime in life. I'm guessing it will be more likely for a pet rather than a son.
     
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    I wouldn't name him Sue.
     
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    Why not Sue? It worked for Johnny Cash .... in fact if memory serves, he made a few milion off that name LOL! :wavey:
     
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    I always thought Malachi was a cool name until I saw Children of the Corn.
     
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    My children are named Joshua, Aaron and Rebecca. I wanted Zerubbabel, Nephushesim and Jael but madre said no.
     
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    In youth today we were in Nehemiah 8 and reading through some interesting names there. I joked with the kids that my first son will be named Hashbaddanah, and nicknamed "hash-brown."

    The wifey did not approve.

    Should the Lord grant us another daughter, we will probably steer clear of naming her Delilah.
     
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    But it was the perrrrfect name for a black cat I had as a child.

    Rob
     
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    Zerubbabel .....................
     
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    Jehoshaphat.............
     
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