Quoting Clopton:" As of right now, DS will be named Maxwell Avrum (DH's middle name as well) or Callahan Jude. We're still ... [snip!] ... What do you think of the name Callan for a boy? Is Callan a made up name? It's pronounced KAL-an. What are your thoughts?"
Quoting ☼ MĒ mĒ:" I like Callahan better! If you do go with Callan, I think CAI-LAN would be better sounding... Just me though. They're both cute "
Quoting MommyToWesley:" You don't get to just make up pronunciations for a name. That's not how the English language works."
Quoting ☼ MĒ mĒ:" I don't see how cailan is a made up pronunciation of the name cailan. lmao. I spelled it CAI-LAN so she could sound it out "
Quoting MommyToWesley:" Your words: "if you do go with Callan, I think CAI-LAN would be better sounding.".. meaning that she ... [snip!] ... CAI-LAN, but spell it Callan. Which is apparently not what you meant, but IS what you said. "Sounding" =/= "spelling". "