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what do you think of the name Thayer?

i like it and do u like it more than tatum? for a boy.

12 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    Thayer is a famous surname in military circles.

    Sylvanus Thayer is called "the Father of West Point". He was an early superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point and an early advocate of engineering education in the United States. His name appears in different locations from the Thayer Hotel to Thayer Drive to Thayer Hall.

    Thay is an uncommonly unattractive nn and I heartily dislike Thayer as a first name for anyone whose family does not have a strong USMA tradition.

    Tatum is FEMININE:


    Gender: Feminine

    Usage: English (Modern)

    Pronounced: TA-təm

    From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "Tata's homestead" in Old English.

    As it always reminds me of "taters", I find it singularly unappealing.

  • ?
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    Thayer Name

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    Lv 4
    5 years ago

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  • 6 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    I like the name Thayer lots! It's unique and has a good ring to it! Much beter than Tatum.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago


    I never thought i would see it here!!

    Yes i adore it!!

    I fell in love with the name Thayer since i read a book and there were 4 sons:





    Tatum? errrm? Tat...Tum...tom ..tim..tam.. = NO :)

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Thayer is a last name and that child will be picked on mercilessly.

    Slayer, Bayer, Prayer, Mayor - poor kid.

    Tatum is better.

  • Beeds
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    It's okay but I like Tatum way better

  • Nicola
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    Nah... strikes me as surname-y and pretentious. And has ZERO good nicknames.

    Tatum isn't much better.

  • xoxo
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Awkward and a last name, not even a cute one. Tatum is better.

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