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  • Edmond

    7 15.22%
  • Edmund

    39 84.78%
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  1. #6
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    I voted for Edmund. It is softer than Edmond, which I imagine being shouted by strict, sharp-featured French noblewoman.
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  2. #8
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    I prefer Edmund, it looks better and also Edmond I'd want to pronounce the 'o' more.

    Anna Katherine * Lydia Ellen * Zoe Madeleine * Phoebe ___ * Imogen ___ * Emilia ___
    Samuel * Thomas * Charlie * Reuben * Oliver * George

  3. #10
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    I think both are nice, but I went with Edmund, as I can come up with more (literary, historical) associations with this spelling.
    Loving right now:
    Eulalie Catharina, Beatrix Eveline, Cecily Morgana
    Ivo Marius, Euan Casper, Remy Nathaneal, Crispin Adair

  4. #12
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    I would only use the Edmond spelling if I had French ancestry or lived in a French speaking area of the world.

    Edmund is the traditional spelling for English speakers and for some reason, I think it looks more strong and masculine with a "u" than an "o".
    All the best,

  5. #14
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Liverpool, England
    Quote Originally Posted by greyer View Post
    I'm in the minority and prefer Edmond, but that's because of a family association. Both spellings are fine.
    Ditto this exactly Irish great granddad was an Edmond.
    Last edited by renrose; May 4th, 2013 at 01:15 PM.

    Jory Leander Atticus, August Eli Benedict, Casimir Mordecai Stewart,
    Edmond John Meirion, Horatio Ethell Emery, Bram William Jasper,
    Julian Remy Charles, Vasiliy Lochlan Michael.


    Aira Rose ___, Eleni Fiorella Charlotte, Sylvia Sayuri Noor,
    Merit Eleanora Adelaide, Clover Elodie Seraphine, Bridie Scarlett Viola,
    Marguerite Cecilia Iris, Eilidh Clara Valentine.

    Sorry to anyone who read TSI. First draft was terrible. Second drafting now.

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