|Ryan - do not change spelling for girl|
|Rhyan - add an H, does it change the pronunciation?|
|Ryann - does this sound like Ryan or Ree-ann?|
Quoting SpaceCowgirl:" Do you really care that much what a name means?"
Quoting *~Stella's Momma~*:" <blockquote><b>Quoting SpaceCowgirl:</b>" Do you really care that much what a name ... [snip!] ... How can you not care about the meaning behind the name you're giving your child? I think it's important."
Quoting Lady in the Garden:" The meanings of words/names change over time depending on use and function. Clearly, no little king is ... [snip!] ... little king is ever referred to as Ryan now. I am going to pull a Webster and amend the meaning to also include "little Queen.""
Quoting NicoThunders:" You're right, etymology means nothing. Congratulations on giving your daughter a horribly masculine name. High five!!"
Quoting *~Stella's Momma~*:" <blockquote><b>Quoting SpaceCowgirl:</b>" Any real world implications?"</blockquote> ... [snip!] ... Of course. People thinking she's a male when they call. Mail always addressed to Mr. Ryan ______."