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May 16th, 2013 02:24 PM #11
Evelyn - love
Amelia - really like!
Holly - cute
Darcy - like
Phoebe - like
Violet - like, prefer Viola
Matilda - like
Ella -okay, I prefer it as a nn
Imogen - okay, unfamiliar in my area but I don't hate it. I don't like any of the nn's
Maya - it's pretty but I don't like the multiple spelling and pronunciation options
Florence - okay, I'm not fond of Flo, I do like Flora though
Madeleine - pretty, but I don't like the many spellings or the popularity
Sienna - okay, just not really my style
Aspen - I think it's very interesting, but it's not my cup of tea
Maeve - it has a nice look, but I don't find the sound pleasant--too mouthy
Isla - it just doesn't feel complete me and I think it would be mispronounced a good bit (at least in my area)Olivia/Livia/Livy/Liv : Thessaly/Darah/Bethel : Noelle/Eve
Benedict/Eli: Jude/Zane: Luke/Darius : Levi/Phineas/Calvin
May 16th, 2013 02:30 PM #13
Maya - Gorgeous, ageless. I could easily picture this on a woman of any age.
Imogen - Just can't get into it.
Evelyn - It still feels so dated to me, even though I know it's not! I prefer eve-lynn to ev-uh-lynn.
Florence - Ugh, no. It feels so fusty to me. And the nickname Flo? No thanks!
Amelia - One of my favorites but I'll never use it because of the ending being similar to Julia.
Ella - I don't care for it but it ages nicely.
Matilda - Lovely. I'm surprised this name isn't more common.
Phoebe - There's nothing wrong with the name but I just can't get into it.
Holly - It feels dated.
Darcy - I like it but it feels more dated than Holly (here at least)
Madeleine - I prefer Madeline (pronounced -line, not -lyn) but this is pretty as well!
Sienna - It feels trendy to me.
Aspen - I don't like the -spen part of the name.
Maeve - Not my favorite Irish name.
Isla - Stunning. I'm surprised it isn't more popular here.
Violet - I don't care for it but it's not bad.** The opinions expressed above are not meant to be reflective of Nameberry as a whole but are my opinion and mine alone. **
Henry Nathaniel (3) and Julia Paige (1)
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May 16th, 2013 03:00 PM #15Junior Member
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- May 2013
Maya- I prefer Amaya.
Imogen- love it.
Evelyn - lovely, but seeing it everywhere these days.
Florence- love this one. pretty and classic.
Amelia- nice, but not my favorite.
Ella- a little too common for me.
Matilda- not crazy about the meaning.
Holly- Love Holly and the Audrey Hepburn "Holly Golightly" reference.
Darcy- I grew up with a Darci who was lovely, but it also reminds me of Mr.Darcy. so, meh.
Madeleine- getting too popular for my taste
Sienna- Love this
Maeve- not a fan.
Isla- my favorite! Love it.
Violet - I'm conflicted on this one. Most nameberries love it, but every time I say it I have to remind myself not to say "violent"
May 16th, 2013 03:19 PM #17Senior Member
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- York, England
May 16th, 2013 04:04 PM #19
Thank you everyone!