I have a feeling now I know why my brother waited to reveal the baby’s name. He kept it a secret from everyone throughout Eachan’s entire pregnancy and rightly so because he probably didn’t want it tainted by other people’s reactions. I’ve seen some weird ones already and why do people make comments that aren’t so nice? And do they not know when they have a stupid look on their face? I totally get it…Charis isn’t on the 2010 top 100 list of popular baby girl names, but that’s okay. She’ll be unique and special…and might have to correct the starbucks barista when he calls for her name, but I think she’ll be just fine. Plus…she can always go by Bella as her alias for her caffeine fix…don’t we all have a secret alias name?
Some have even asked me…what other words start with a “ch” but is pronounced with a “k” sound. Well…there are quite a few: