Sydney’s mom is furious after finding out her cousin wants to name her baby MYA, even though her choice is Mia
Baby Name Wars! Mom is furious when she finds out that her cousin wants to give her child almost EXACTLY the same name as her daughter – so whose side are you on?
- An expectant mother has caused a falling out with her cousin about baby names
- Leanne, from Sydney, said she always wanted to name her daughter ‘Mia’
- Her pregnant cousin Marie told her she wanted to name her daughter ‘Mya’
- But Leanne is furious because Marie wants to spell the name the same way Mia does
An expectant mother has sparked an argument with her pregnant cousin who wants to give her baby almost the exact same name as her unborn child ‘Mia’.
Leanne, from Sydney, who is six months pregnant, said she spent most of her life knowing if she would ever have a baby girl, who she would call her Mia.
And so she was left shocked when her five-month-long cousin Marie recently told her she wanted to name her daughter Mia too – but she said “My-a.”
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An expectant mother has provoked a feud with her pregnant cousin who wanted to give her baby almost the exact same name as her unborn child ‘Mia’ (stock image)
“We had coffee the other day, and when she was raising she wanted to name her girl ‘Mya’ – it’s a nice name,” Leanne said. KIISFM radio duo Kyle and Jackie O during a ‘petty gripe’ segment.
“Except, centuries ago, I said I wanted to name my daughter” Mia. ” She should have remembered. They are completely different names, but the problem is I asked her how are you going to spell that? And she’s going to “MIA” … That’s Mia. ‘
The radio duo got Marie on the phone so Leanne could convince her to change the name of her unborn baby.
‘Growing up as kids I talked about if I ever had a girl I would call her Mia. Do you remember that? Leanne asked, to which Marie confidently replied, “No.”
Leanne continued, “You want to call yours Mya, that sounds different, but you spell it the same.”
Marie said she “liked the spelling” of Mia, but insisted that her daughter’s name be “pronounced differently.”
Leanne told radio duo Kyle and Jackie O (pictured together) that she had a particular problem with her cousin because she planned to spell her baby’s name the same way as Mia
An enraged Leanne replied, “It’s Mia, any normal person would read that and see Mia,” to which Marie said, “Okay, so you’re calling me on the radio because you want to change my child’s future name? Can’t we keep this discussion off the air? ‘
Leanne explained that Marie’s daughter Mya will spend the rest of her life correcting people every time they pronounce her name as Mia.
“So you’re fine with other kids and new teachers going” oh hi Mia “and she says” it’s Mya. ” All her life she will be like “It’s Mya,” said Leanne.
“We will have cousins with much the same name. I said a long time ago I wanted mine Mia, and now you go to Mya. Like come on, don’t you have a creative bone in your body? ‘
Marie answered and said, “I didn’t think there was a problem until now … but I’m pretty determined with the name,” to which Leanne intervened, “That’s bullshit **.”
Leanne added: ‘She has always been the favorite. I’m done with it.’