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thread: nickname for unborn baby

  1. #19
    BellyBelly Member

    Sep 2004
    Inner West, Sydney
    964

    Hendrix was referred to as 'the bean' by DH and me throughout pregnancy. We didnt know if he was a boy or girl and at the first u/s (7 week dating u/s) he looked like a bean. The funny thing is that the nickname hasnt stuck since he was born he just doesnt suit the name whereas Hayseed (hope she doesnt mind me talking about her) has called her baby Pup throughout preg and ive noticed that she still calls Thomas pup....


  2. #20
    BellyBelly Member

    Feb 2005
    Happy Valley, Adelaide
    1,010

    Munchkin...

  3. #21
    BellyBelly Life Subscriber

    Jun 2005
    Blue Mountains
    5,086

    I called ours Baby Bogan tonight just to tease DH. He's determined not to have a bogan! (DH's reaction = noooooooooooooo!) Don't think it'll stick... but t'was funny none-the-less

  4. #22
    BellyBelly Member

    Jun 2005
    Caboolture
    33

    Our surname is Boyle so we call the baby Astro after the 1980's cartoon character Astro Boy.

  5. #23
    BellyBelly Life Member

    Jul 2004
    House of the crazy cat ladies...
    3,793

    Aidyn was called 'Little Pup'.
    Mainly because DP's nickname was Pup at an earlier stage in our relationship...
    Little-Pup still stuck with Aidyn even for a few months after birth, lol

  6. #24
    BellyBelly Life Subscriber

    May 2005
    Good ole NZ !!
    1,870

    We have named out unborn (possibly un conceived) baby GOOBER..... not sure how we got this probably from Gooey....LOL

  7. #25
    BellyBelly Member

    Jun 2005
    Tasmania
    1,207

    Just bubba, but I have been refering to the baby as Declan which is the name we have chosen if it is a boy, so I hope I am not calling a little girl Declan hehhehehe or she might be born with gender identity issues

  8. #26
    Registered User

    Aug 2004
    Hunter Valley, Wine Country, NSW
    3,006

    Matthew got Bubs, Little One, Little Man, Littele Boy and just The Boy

  9. #27
    Annie Guest

    DS was The Lemon becuase about the time the students in my summer course noticed that I was pregnant and asked about the baby, I told them it was about the size of a lemon... My sister's DD was "Dusty" b/c we were all offering up the most ridiculous unisex name suggestions we could think of since she didn't know boy or girl, and somehow Dusty stuck. Funny thing is our other sister painted a great rocking horse for niece after she was born and attached the name Dusty to the horse--so niece has been Sophie (her real name) ever since!

  10. #28
    Debbie Lee Guest

    We referred to Gabby as "Little Nobba". Rather odd, I know but my DH gets called "Nobba" (he's a red-head) so we just assumed that the baby would be just like him. She'll probably hate us for it one day

  11. #29
    Ex adm!n, quietly rusting....

    Feb 2004
    Melbourne
    11,171

    Munchkin here as well My brother though decided boy or girl the babys name would be Larry & he still calls Zander Larry now!

  12. #30
    Our castle is now full

    Nov 2004
    Western Australia
    2,300

    We had a wriggly!!!

    Jo

  13. #31
    Mumof42B Guest

    My little ones name is "CHUCKIE" as thats what I do most days. If I don't do it I feel like doing it.

  14. #32
    Romy*76 Guest

    Our nickname is "Millimetre" ! DH thought of it and it's just stuck, but I love it...I have the ultrasound pic on the fridge, and when I go past I say "Hey Mills!"

  15. #33
    BellyBelly Member

    Jun 2005
    Tasmania
    1,207

    my babies name is bubble at the moment

  16. #34
    BellyBelly Member

    Aug 2005
    538

    Ours is Baby Cheevs, it's kinda a long story but my car had number plates on it MISCHEEVS (said mischievious) so my nickname is Cheevs, and our dog's name is Chevy and he gets called Cheevs too - so Baby Cheevs kinda just stuck!

  17. #35
    *Rachel* Guest

    Keenan was 'Jelly' as in bean and baby, but moreso 'coz of what the pictures of foetuses in all the preggo books I was looking at - all jellyish.... LOL!!!

    The new one I have dubbed 'little caviar' so far, 'coz it's not quite big enough to 'name' and I don't wanna get too attatched 'just in case' - sounds terrible, I know....( I just wanna make sure it's all healthy and 'sticks')

  18. #36

    Mar 2004
    Sparta
    12,662

    Rachel, I didn't know you were pregnant again!!!! CONGRATULATIONS :flower:

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