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    Mariah Carey Names Her Twins

    Well, Mariah has unveiled her name for her new twins:

    - Monroe for the girl, inspired by Marilyn Monroe

    and (drumroll) for the boy: Moroccan Scott!

    Can you just hear it, Moroccan Cannon! Why did she do that to her son?

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    maybe we can merge this w / that dumbass name thread
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    Quote Originally Posted by sk9tingfan View Post
    Well, Mariah has unveiled her name for her new twins:

    - Monroe for the girl, inspired by Marilyn Monroe

    and (drumroll) for the boy: Morrocan Scott!

    Can you just hear it, Morrocan Cannon! Why did she do that to her son?
    She couldn't just call the girl Marilyn?

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    Poor babies.

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    Morocco would have been better than Morrocan.

    And Monroe isn't bad for a boy, but for a girl?

    Well, they are her kids.

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    I'm sure by 1st grade,Morrocan will be M. Scott Cannon and live a happy life! And for some reason, Monroe doesn't bother me. I also like Harper as a girl's name.

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    I don't think either of these names are bad
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    I think I am weirded out by Monroe since it is for Marilyn Monroe. I can't imagine naming my kid after her. But I suppose it is better than a geographic adjective. I wonder if Minnesotan was ever in the mix.
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    I think Monroe would be much better for a boy, but it's fine as a name. Although- since I don't really associate Marilyn with her last name, so much as with the double name, when I heard Monroe my first thought was the former president...


    Moroccan? So not a name.

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    Quote Originally Posted by genevieve View Post
    I don't think either of these names are bad
    I'm with you, they could have been much worse.

    I just had two friends who both named their babies Emma...

    It's nice to hear something different for a change.

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    Moroccan Scott is dumb.

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    Moroccan is an adjective, not a noun. Names should be nouns. JMHO.
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    http://scoop.today.com/_news/2011/05...he-twins-names

    Moroccan comes from the top-tier of Carey's New York City apartment, which features Moroccan-inspired décor and was also the site of Cannon's marriage proposal.

    I'm sure there are a lot of beautiful Moroccan boy names out there instead of just calling the kid "Moroccan"

    The kid's nickname will be something like Moroc, Roco, etc.

    ETA: I'm sure Nick proposed in Morocco and not Moroccan

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    I was afraid to open the thread.

    Not quite as bad as I thought. Well, maybe Moroccan.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cygnus View Post
    Moroccan is an adjective, not a noun. Names should be nouns. JMHO.
    I know.

    I'm positively MOROCCAN about this .

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    Poor buggers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Catherine M View Post
    I also like Harper as a girl's name.
    Clearly you are not one of 60% of Canadians!

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    It's over for those kids before it ever really even began

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    Imagine having to spend your life introducing yourself as Moroccan...

    Hi, I'm Moroccan, no, never been there, my mother just likes Moroccan decor.

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    You should always name your child after the decor of the place you got engaged. Who among us has not done that or planned on it?

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