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

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    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:)


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

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


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

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



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

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



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    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. :)


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    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.


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    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.



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    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.



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    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




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    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...


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    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.


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    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.



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

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



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    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 !



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