What’s in a name?

And as today is “day 8,” I can share that his name is Noah Matan Bobby mylastname-Nardaslastname.  Noah, after Narda’s father, Norman, z”l, and Matan after my paternal grandmother, Muriel, z”l.  Bobby is the name his birthmother gave him.  Matan also means gift, in Hebrew.  And we are truly blessed with this gift.

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28 thoughts on “What’s in a name?

  1. what a beautiful name! my mom chose part of melanie’s hebrew name to be matan because she calls her “our family’s gift”. that picture is absolutely adorable!

  2. Love it… hope you are all settling in ok. Sorry I missed out on those snuggles. 😦

    I’m still laughing however abt your last post… “he has a penis…”

    *snicker* yes dahling…

  3. I’m a sporadic lurker and just found out your wonderful news! Congratulations on the newest addition to your family!

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