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June 29th, 2013 07:17 PM #11Mommy of Juniper Teagan & Pyrus Nikolai
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June 29th, 2013 08:05 PM #13
I'd pronounce Malin Mahlin at first glance.
I like Maylin and Maelin. Mailen makes me think of Mailing.I’m just trying to behave as I think a friend should behave. Granted, I haven’t had much practice.
~Elphaba Thropp, Wicked, by Gregory Maguire
June 29th, 2013 09:21 PM #15
I like it. I remember hearing someone mention the name while I was an intern at an organization a couple years ago. I assumed it was Mei-Lin, and that she was Chinese, but it could have been Maylin/Maelyn. I do like the Mei-Lin spelling best, though, just because that's what I'm used to thinking when I hear MAY-lin, but the other spellings are nice. I like Malin, too, but I've always thought that was MAL (like the beginning of Mallory) in.Lise
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June 29th, 2013 09:26 PM #17Senior Member
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I've never thought much about this name to be honest. Except for when I was researching my family tree. I came across several male Maylin's/Mailin's, which I thought was an unusual name for a male. From other searches, the name Maylin/Mailin seems to be quite prevalent in males in the late 1800's - early 1900's.
Mentions of Maylin/Mailin in my family tree:
Mailin (born 1864)
Clarence Maylin (born 1901)
Maylin Bertram (born 1912)
Maylin George (born 1904)
Maylin James (born 1865)
Maylin John (1837)
Stanley Edwin Maylin (born 1900)
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June 29th, 2013 10:01 PM #19
It sounds like mailin' to me -- like, "I'm mailin' that letter!" NMS.| Eloise & Matilda | Sylvie & Faye | Alice & Elliot |
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