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  2. #13
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    Jan 2013
    The first name that came to mind was Sylvie. It's close to the popular Sophie, but it is still unique, easy to pronounce/spell, and not likely to be one of many in any classroom. In terms of nicknames, people will give their own term of endearments to any name, so I feel like nicknames are unavoidable. My DS's name is Bram. You would assume that there would no possible nickname for this one syllable name, but he is constantly called Brammie or Brammer by friends/family members/teachers. It is what it is Good luck with the name search.
    Last edited by jebaldas; March 14th, 2013 at 11:01 PM.
    D.S. lil Bam Bam

  3. #15
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    4) Nickname distaste. Both of us have a huge distaste for nicknames. The only name we could agree on, Adelaide, had to go out the window because my family insisted on calling her Addie.

    I would NOT let your family's nickname tendancies dissuade you from a name you both love and agree on. If you call her Adelaide and only Adelaide, that will be her name, even if grandma calls her "Addy" for a bit, I guarantee it will end especially if you ask "please don't call her Addy" multiple times. For what it's worth, I LOVE the name Adelaide but couldn't get it past my husband for my daughter. We ended up with a "Scarlett" for our first which is pretty nickname-proof. Good luck!

  4. #17
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Central Coast, California
    I feel like the posters before me had the right idea - classic sounding names that are familiar without being over used. Here are some of my favorites:

    Alice (I know you thought this was popular, but I think it's lovely)

    Good luck with finding a name that you love for your little one!
    Newly marrried, looking forward to starting a family!

    Current favorites:
    Matilda, Tallulah, Felicity, Jubilee, Imogen, Cecily, Petra, January, Pippa, Lavender
    Asa, Kieran, Cormac, Arlo, Tennyson, Wilder, Kellen, Flynn, Milo, Leland, Roscoe

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    Jan 2011

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