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Just wow...

#1AuraOfSoulsPosted 11/9/2012 10:33:08 AM
So I have a baby on the way... my wife just told me if its a boy she wants to name it Altair. What you guys think?
#2Captain_BluntsPosted 11/9/2012 10:34:46 AM
Roe v Wade

Back under the bridge with you
#3AuraOfSouls(Topic Creator)Posted 11/9/2012 10:38:57 AM
Eh?
#4NovotinePosted 11/9/2012 10:41:47 AM
ya do it
#5AuraOfSouls(Topic Creator)Posted 11/9/2012 10:45:32 AM
I feel weird about it because we have an English last name, but I guess that would be normal for generations to have names start melding together.
#6_Rushdown_Posted 11/9/2012 10:52:41 AM
That would be ridiculous. The name itself not matching the child's ethnicity is bad enough, but being named after a video game character would be pretty embarassing as well.
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#7NovotinePosted 11/9/2012 10:55:59 AM
^ what an idiot.

just do it man. altair goes well with most white last names
#8AuraOfSouls(Topic Creator)Posted 11/9/2012 10:56:46 AM
I really try not to consider ethnicity, but thank you for your opinion. As far a naming after a game goes. I really don't see the problem in it. The name has more meaning behind it than that. Look it up.
#9_Rushdown_Posted 11/9/2012 10:59:19 AM(edited)
You don't consider ethnicity? Well I hope your kid and his schoolmates are understanding. If you're white, you should also Mustafa and Shaniqua lol
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#10pillerofautumnPosted 11/9/2012 11:00:20 AM
With an English last name, Altair would sound weird. It's a unique name, and it will make him stand out in a bad way. Expect him to get picked on regularly. If you're ok with this, then go right ahead.