(Closed) What do you think of this nickname for a boy?

posted 6 years ago in Babies
  • poll: Do you like the name Finn as a nickname for Franklin?
    Yes : (84 votes)
    65 %
    No : (42 votes)
    33 %
    Other : (3 votes)
    2 %
  • Post # 3
    3374 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    Super cute!!!  I love Finn! I would probably spell it Finn, not Fin, just so that people are more likely to spell it right.

    Post # 4
    571 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    I think it will definitely fit and be a great nickname for Franklin V to set him apart from the others. 🙂

    Post # 5
    263 posts
    Helper bee

    Like Finn on Glee? It might end up being more common than you realize, but it is a cute name.

    Post # 6
    5093 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: January 2012

    It reminds me of Huck Finn, which is a good thing.  It’s cute!  Go for it!

    Post # 7
    3451 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    That’s cute!

    Post # 9
    7417 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2010

    I was going to say no, but now that you have explained it- I like it.

    Post # 10
    13096 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    I think it is cute but I do think it could have an increase in popularity (as a given name) because of Glee.

    Post # 11
    2077 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Adorable!  I absolutely love it.

    Post # 12
    3572 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2011

    I love the nickname Finn! Actually, we’re not TTC right now, but Finlay is one of my absolutely favourite boys names, in part because I like “Finn”

    Post # 13
    1643 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: January 2015

    I love the name Finn, and all variations on it ; finley, finton, however for me Finn isnt a nickname of Franklin. Tho I do think Franklin is a great name in its own right.

    Post # 14
    1660 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    I think that’s a great nickname for Franklin!

    Post # 15
    802 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: April 2012

    Yes! I love that, much MUCH more than “Frank” or “Frankie”. Love Finn.

    ETA- It doesn’t really make sense for Franklin, but you can call him what you want, and people will follow suit. If you called him Calvin, people would too. 🙂

    Post # 16
    8511 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    I like the name Finn but I wouldn’t get the connect to the name Franklin and would find it a bit weird and I think you (and your son) might be in for a lift time of having to explain the complicated story!

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