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August 14th, 2012 07:52 PM #6Senior Member
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The nicknames almost always evoke a different color for me, I thought that's how most people saw them! I'm interested in how you see these names.
Isabelle (Belle/Bella)- dark sandy brown. Belle and Bella are a sandy yellow.
Arianne (Ari)- red for both
Olivia (Liv/Olive)- dark, forrest green. Olive is actually the color of a green olive, and Liv is bright green.
Violet- green. This one's weird because Violet is literally a color and it's purple, but the word sounds green.
Rachel - light reddish pink
Liliana (Lily)- Lily= light, yellowy green, Liliana= dark, purplish green
Eleni (Leni)- Eleni= pink Leni= dark green
Hannah (Annie)- Annie= bright red, Hannah= dull yellow
Eve (Evie)- For some reason, Eve is more like a texture to me, like glass. I guess the color would be clear, but it's really more of a feeling name for me. Evie I see as bright, almost white, but with little hints of yellow, red, and green; it's more of a light than a color.
Charlotte (Lola)- Charlotte has a texture as well, in this case kind of fleece-like. It's not warm, though, just textured. If I had to pick a Charlotte color, I think it would be a dark, brownish-blakish gray, but a texture comes more easily for this name. Lola is green.
Josephine/Johanna (Posy)- Posy = reddish brown. Josephine and Johanna are both muted orange, like autumn, but Johanna is a bit more brown-red and Josephine is more orange, if that makes any sense.
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August 14th, 2012 08:01 PM #8
Isabelle/Belle: Ballet Pink. Bella however is more light bubblegum pink.
Olivia/Liv: Light orange. Olive however is a more yellowy sage green.
Rachel: Deep blue, almost black, but not navy?
Liliana (Lily) : Pale lavender
Charlotte: Pale sunshine yellow. Lola is neon green.
Eleni (Leni) : Indigo definitely!
Hannah: Normal plain yellow. Annie's orangey red
Eve: Forest green. On the other hand Evie is plum.
Josephine: Dull orange. Johanna is mustard. Posy is pale pinky purple.Life is too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs.
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August 14th, 2012 08:11 PM #10Not so done having children after all. We're not ready for TTC quite yet but when we do get pregnant,the husband handed sole naming rights over to his name obsessed wife!
If it's a boy: Tristan Ambrose Galahad~Ambrose Galahad
If it's a girl: Genevieve Claire~Esme Adora~Sophie Elinor
August 14th, 2012 08:15 PM #12
LOL I might just do one of these posts now, as I associate my choices with certain colors too.
Isabelle (Belle/Bella) Isabella is white, Bella is gold/yellow.
Arianne (Ari) a purple shade, somewhere near indigo
Olivia (Liv/Olive) henna green
Violet is violet
Rachel is a smoky blue
Liliana (Lily) is lavender
Charlotte (Lola) is muted pink
Eleni (Leni) is a mustard yellow
Hannah (Annie) is brown
Eve (Evie) is antique gold
Josephine/Johanna (Posy) is a red-orangehttp://www.onceuponatimebabynames.com/
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... Alaric, Macsen, Nicander, Jove, Hawthorn, Archer, Stellan, Rainier, Hemlock, Cillian
Contemplating Story & Shadow as a set, Melusina, Nimue & Lorelei as a trio
August 14th, 2012 08:15 PM #14
Isabelle - a Cream colour
Arianne - light yellowy
Olivia - Peachy pink
Violet - Bluey purple
Rachel - orangey-reddy-brown
Liliana - yellowish, light yellow
Charlotte - shades of blue from navy to baby blue
Eleni - green not sure what shade though
Hannah - yellow but a calm kind.
Eve - mossy, olivey green
Josephine - green
Johanna - reddy brown
I'll also post the exact HEX code for the colours in my mind:
Isabelle - #fdfeea
Arianne - #fcf7ab
Olivia - #fcd5ab
Violet - #4d128e
Rachel - #ab4a0f
Liliana - #faf57a
Charlotte - #0b0951 and #d8e4fd
Eleni - something like #8bb88b
Hannah - #fff68f
Eve - #3e4807
Josephine - #469a4a
Johanna - #8c2d03Laurel - 2O - Aries - Slytherin - University of Toronto
Newest thoughts for little ones: Angelo - Caspian - Eden | Isabela - Brisa - Gisele