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I actually love that name, but we discarded it in in the past because we don't like Artie as a NN (we always end up with nicknames). Others poked fun at the name, comparing it to the fictional comic book and TV character Archie Andrews, which was made popular by the 1941 Archie comic franchise and subsequent TV shows, including The CW's "Riverdale. I think Archie is fine as a nn for Arthur.No more of a reach than Sadie for Sarah or Bill for William.I also know someone named Arch,just Arch. In England, the site said Archie ranked at No. The name was ranked No.

So, my husband is really loving Archie for our new DS. Lots of traditional nicknames aren’t 100% intuitive (Henry/Harry; John/Jack; Mary/Molly).

", It also drew a few comparisons to Archie Bunker, the cantankerous main character on the 1970s show "All in the Family. Although it's unclear why Harry and Meghan picked Archie Harrison, Satran said the name appears to have a personal connection to the couple: Harrison means "son of Harry" or "Harry's son.". I’ve only seen Artie, which I don’t care for.

Just so you know, we may earn a commission if you buy something we've linked to here. The Ar- Ch- connection is so clear, and it's a cute nickname with a super handsome full name.

Arthur Charles nn Archie is brilliant. "Archie meaning bold &atrong and how precious is Harrison meaning Harry's son.
Archie, which is short for Archibald and means "brave," has also gained popularity in the U.K. in recent years, according to Satran. Harry, by contrast, is short for Henry. this has been bugging me for the longest timeee! He'd just graduated college and was ready to start an industrial engineering degree at university. I like it too, but I can't stand nicknames as full names so I'd want something that feels more complete. (No offense, but we aren't into anything too "out there" like Archimedes ... name needs to go with Owen and Fiona.). So, what say you, Baby Names Board: Is Archie a legit nickname for Arthur? The couple, who married in May 2018, welcomed the baby early Monday morning. Instead, they gave their son the name Archie, which has no link with any other royal, although it has been immortalized in a long-running series of American comic books. However, I have a bit of a dilemma as I like Archie but am none too keen on Archi Archie MacIsaac-Vacon was a brilliant, curious young man with many friends and a loving family. The love! Get updates on how your baby develops, your body changes, and what you can expect during each week of your pregnancy by signing up to the Mumsnet Pregnancy Newsletters. Buckingham Palace has not said why the Duke and Duchess of Sussex picked the moniker, but social media users can't stop talking about it. Try our baby name generator. Dh & I were having a mini panic attack at the weekend as my period was late (he has had the snip! ", Congrats to PRINCE HARRY and Meghan Markle on the birth of their son Archie, who we will all call Archiekins. Shortly after the couple's announcement, Archie became a trending a topic on Twitter in the United States. ", In the past forty-minutes “Archie” has grown on me from “I’m not quite sure” to “I love it!” It took “Harry” about thirty years to do the same. 108 in terms of popularity for 2019, according to Nameberry.com. Are there any other names that we aren't thinking of that might have Archie as a nickname? pic.twitter.com/TH4SzT0sis, Why Archie?! Satran expects the name to gain steam in the U.S. in the wake of the royal baby name announcement. pic.twitter.com/GYrsYghSHX, Prince Archie! Our 1yo is Archie. That seems to be the million dollar question everyone has after Prince Harry and the former Meghan Markle announced Wednesday that they named their baby boy Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. Personally, I don’t like Archibald or Archer either. To use this feature subscribe to Mumsnet Premium - get first access to new features see fewer ads, and support Mumsnet. Is Archie a shortened form of anything else?

BabyCenter is committed to providing the most helpful and trustworthy pregnancy and parenting information in the world. “It’s a big surprise and really fun," Pam Redmond Satran, co-founder of Nameberry online, told NBC News. Harry said that parenthood has been "amazing." Satran said the couple's name "sets the monarchy in a different path while still staying in its path.”. Get expert guidance from the world's #1 pregnancy and parenting resource, delivered via email, our apps, and website.
Archie sounds like an old grumpy man not a sweet temper royal baby boy When I hear Archie what comes to mind is Archie Bunker ‍♀️. "We're just so thrilled to have our own bundle of joy and to spend precious time with him as he slowly, slowly starts to grow up," he said. Save money on clothes, holidays, days out, pregnancy and baby gear, homeware, garden furniture and more with exclusive deals! These are the only 2 I’d consider. I am not a fan of shortened names being used on birth certificates.

And given that the mum is American I was wondering whether he is named after Archie Andrews, the US comic character. Of course other ch names are options. BabyCenter aims to share products and services we hope you'll find interesting and helpful. and since we're on the subject of nicknames, if anyone knows how the nickname "Dick" came from Richard, please do tell me =)

I am not a fan of shortened names being used on birth certificates. With thousands of award-winning articles and community groups, you can track your pregnancy and baby's growth, get answers to your toughest questions, and connect with moms, dads, and expectant parents just like you. I think Archie is fine as a nn for Arthur.No more of a reach than Sadie for S... Another vote for Arthur Charles here.

Need help find the right name for your newborn? ), not over an unexpected pregnancy but what names we could choose. My DS’s full name is Arthur Charles, both family names as well. According to the Guardian, the name has been in the family since the '60s. "It’s very much them to do something traditional and then break from tradition.". So far, the only other option we are coming up with is Arthur. "Archie already about to be iconic and he’s only a few days old," another wrote. Unfortunately, my husband hates Archibald and I don't much care for Archer right now. I like it too, but I can't stand nicknames as full names so I'd want something that feels more complete. MEGHAN MARKLE and Prince Harry's decision to ditch the royal bubble was in part due to their wish to raise their son Archie as a private citizen. COVID-19 may have wiped our calendar of events in the short term, but families, babies, children and our local communities need our help now more than ever and to deliver this The ARCHIE Foundation really needs your support. Brilliant idea. However, I have a bit of a dilemma as I like Archie but am none too keen on Archibald. You are passing a message to a BabyCenter staff member. #Repost @sussexroyal・・・The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are pleased to announce they have named their first born child: Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor pic.twitter.com/hnzUeJkdl8. Fentanyl killed Archie. It seemed rude to have “bald” in his name. I also don’t like archer or archibald, My FIL (father-in-law) is Arthur and called Archie by his mom/siblings. Archie can be a nn for just Arthur, but I figured that if we used Charles as a mn paired with Arthur, it would even further justify the Archie nn, as it provides the “ch.”.