View Poll Results: Is Cy a good name for a son?

Voters
114. You may not vote on this poll
  • Absolutely!

    32 28.07%
  • Eewww, No!

    48 42.11%
  • Whatever

    34 29.82%
Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 48
  1. #1
    CF Founder
    Points: 281,477, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Your first GroupVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Jeremy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Urbandale, IA
    Posts
    14,309
    Points
    281,477
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,046
    Given: 1,430

    Arrow Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    NOTE: We're not having a baby!

    We've had names picked out for whenever we decide to have kids for quite some time now but I got to thinking, who here would have a problem with naming their son "Cy"?

    Isaac has been the leading name for our son for quite some time but Cy has a certain ring to it. After the Mrs shot that down pretty quickly, I thought I'd turn to the board for your input:)


    A program isn't built on one player and it doesn't succeed because of one player, thus a program won't fail if it doesn't get that one player.

    Sometimes it is the people who no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine.

    ISU MBB - Bigger than a single person.

  2. #2
    Walk On
    Points: 6,986, Level: 24
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 64
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Mahomet, IL
    Posts
    188
    Points
    6,986
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Not to persuade you otherwise, but my Rott is named CY.


    When I told the folks back home I was going to Auchtermuchty, they said "Wear the Fox Hat"

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 785,201, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 63.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    Cyclonepride's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    A pineapple under the sea
    Posts
    53,620
    Points
    785,201
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,382
    Given: 2,413

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Unless he comes out with red feathers and a beak, I would say no



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 80,353, Level: 88
    Level completed: 12%, Points required for next Level: 1,597
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    twojman's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Clive
    Posts
    4,600
    Points
    80,353
    Level
    88
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 64
    Given: 96

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    What about Cy Young, that name did not turn out too bad.



  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 51,712, Level: 70
    Level completed: 41%, Points required for next Level: 838
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    AirWalke's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    5,794
    Points
    51,712
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 37
    Given: 21

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    I would have to say "no". If he were growing up outside any household that wasn't a fan of any teams from Iowa, I would have to say it's not a bad name. However, growing up named after your favorite mascot for your favorite team would be a bit weird to me. :)


    Go Sssssssssyclones!

  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 351,828, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    isucyfan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Saint Paul, MN
    Posts
    19,873
    Points
    351,828
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 122
    Given: 6

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    There was a guy on my dorm floor named Cy...great guy. If you aren't sure, make Cy his middle name.


    Forever trying to find a cure for the Dunning-Kruger Effect.

  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 51,203, Level: 70
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 1,347
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Burnsville, MN
    Posts
    3,375
    Points
    51,203
    Level
    70
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 259
    Given: 52

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    I wouldn't suggest Cy as a name, but whatever floats your boat.
    My one year old's name is James Isaac. So I too am a big fan of the name Isaac.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 353,211, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUFan22's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    33,318
    Points
    353,211
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,084
    Given: 626

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Cy?

    I think you should let your wife choose the names of your kids...just a thought.



  9. #9
    cyclONEnation
    Points: 220,055, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    C.John's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    15,607
    Points
    220,055
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 210
    Given: 181

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Quote Originally Posted by MNclone View Post
    My one year old's name is James Isaac. So I too am a big fan of the name Isaac.
    Please tell me you last name is Neutron.

    James "Jimmy" Isaac Neutron




  10. #10
    CF Founder
    Points: 281,477, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    Your first GroupVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    Jeremy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    Urbandale, IA
    Posts
    14,309
    Points
    281,477
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,046
    Given: 1,430

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Well I tried for his middle name but I'm still having to convince her. I guess it'll probably just have to be his official nick-name or some dumb thing like that. Women, they always get their way. OUCH, she just hit me...


    A program isn't built on one player and it doesn't succeed because of one player, thus a program won't fail if it doesn't get that one player.

    Sometimes it is the people who no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine.

    ISU MBB - Bigger than a single person.

  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 351,828, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    isucyfan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Saint Paul, MN
    Posts
    19,873
    Points
    351,828
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 122
    Given: 6

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeremy View Post
    Well I tried for his middle name but I'm still having to convince her. I guess it'll probably just have to be his official nick-name or some dumb thing like that. Women, they always get their way. OUCH, she just hit me...

    Try a workaround like Psi or Sigh.


    Forever trying to find a cure for the Dunning-Kruger Effect.

  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 32,417, Level: 55
    Level completed: 43%, Points required for next Level: 633
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ISUclones33's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    2,247
    Points
    32,417
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?




  13. #13
    Prospect
    Points: 6,553, Level: 24
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 497
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    56
    Points
    6,553
    Level
    24
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    I believe the name Cyler, Cyler Sanderson, in the Celtic language is pronounced like "Siler", thus Cy for short.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 120,650, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    cyclonenum1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Posts
    7,188
    Points
    120,650
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 0

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Short for Cyrus? Kind of an old fashioned name but I've heard plenty worse!



    I cheer for two teams, Iowa State and whoever is playing the hawkeyes.

  15. #15
    Starter
    Points: 18,943, Level: 41
    Level completed: 99%, Points required for next Level: 7
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    953
    Points
    18,943
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5
    Given: 1

    Re: Poll: Cy a good name for a baby?

    Quote Originally Posted by VII_Fe View Post
    Not to persuade you otherwise, but my Rott is named CY.
    Funny my dog's name is CY also !



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM