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  1. #11
    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Los Angeles
    Posts
    164
    Scout - To Kill A Mockingbird
    Coraline - Coraline
    Portia - The Merchant of Venice
    Elizabeth (& Bennet!) - Pride and Prejudice
    Morgaine & Vivienne - The Mists of Avalon
    Eowyn - The Lord of the Rings trilogy
    Scarlett - Gone With the Wind
    Phoebe - The Catcher in the Rye
    Desdemona - Othello
    Antigone & Ismene - Antigone
    Jane - Jane Eyre
    human children:
    holden timothy | huckleberry jude
    non-human children:
    penelope | puck | sofia

  2. #13
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Posts
    285
    -Ladies-

    Marilla (Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery)
    Marguerite (The Scarlet Pimpernel by the Baroness Orczy)
    Della (The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry)
    Daisy (The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald)
    India (Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell)
    Jane (That Hideous Strength by C.S. Lewis)
    Lydia (Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen)
    Georgiana (")
    Alene (A Sword of the Old Frontier by Randall Parrish)
    Antheia (The Iliad)
    Julia (Brideshead Revisted by Evelyn Waugh)
    Celia (")
    Penelope (The Odyssey)
    Elaine (The Once and Future King by T.H. White)
    Calliope (Greek mythology)
    Susan (Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis)
    Emma (Emma by Jane Austen)
    Aethra (Plutarch's Lives by Plutarch)
    Cecily (The Story Girl by L.M. Montgomery)
    Felicity (")
    Aglaia (")

    -Gentlemen-

    Hector (The Aeneid)
    Gilbert (Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery)
    Ellison (Mutiny on the Bounty by Nordhoff and Hall)
    Fletcher (")
    Byam
    Percy (The Scarlet Pimpernel by the Baroness Orczy)
    Corin (The Horse and his Boy by C.S. Lewis)
    Reuven (The Chosen by Chaim Potok)
    Wallace (A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle)
    Ernest (The Importance of Being Ernest by Oscar Wilde)
    Ransom (The Space Trilogy by C.S. Lewis)
    Arthur (Le Morte d'Arthur by Mallory)
    Edmund (Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis)
    Watson (Sherlock Holmes mysteries)
    Mortimer (Inkheart by Cornelia Funke)
    Marius (Les Miserables by Victor Hugo)
    Atticus (To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee)
    Lysander (Plutarch's Lives by Plutarch)
    Caius (")
    Cassius (")
    Felix (The Story Girl by L.M. Montgomery)
    Oliver (The Song of Roland)
    Roland (")

    Favorite names from well-known authors:

    Beatrix (Beatrix Potter)
    Georgia (Georgia O'Keefe)
    Flannery (Flannery O'Connor)
    Harper (Harper Lee)

    Augustine (St. Augustine)
    Jules (Jules Vernon)
    Byron (Lord Byron)
    Hugo (Victor Hugo)
    Walter (Sir Walter Scott; Walter Raleigh)
    Lewis (C.S. Lewis)
    Clive (")
    Burke (Edmund Burke)
    Milton (John Milton)
    Spenser (Edmund Spenser)

    Wow... think I'd better stop now Can you tell I'm a bookworm/nerd?
    Last edited by evelynmargaret; June 23rd, 2013 at 07:14 PM.

  3. #15
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Location
    oregon
    Posts
    1
    Great Middle Names
    Austen
    Eyre
    Knightley
    Thornton
    Tilney

  4. #17
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Posts
    3,468
    Rosaline, Juliet - Romeo & Juliet
    Mabel - An Ideal Husband (my favorite Oscar Wilde)
    Scout - To Kill A Mockingbird
    Estella - Great Expectations
    Cosette, Fantine, Eponine - Les Miserables
    Daisy - The Great Gatsby
    Antigone - Antigone
    Athena, Calypso - Odyssey
    Rosalind, Celia - As You Like It
    Beatrice, Hero - Much Ado About Nothing
    Titania - A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Irene - Sherlock Holmes

  5. #19
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    California
    Posts
    7,105
    some that have already been mentioned that I love:
    Jane (Jane Eyre)
    Marilla (Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery)
    Elizabeth (P & P)
    Bianca (Shakespeare)
    Alice (Wonderland - and also from Flowers for Algernon)
    Fern (Charlotte's Web)
    Gwendolen (Oscar Wilde)


    some others:
    Sue (Jude the Obscure)
    Ruth (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn)
    Lucy (Narnia and also Villette)
    Tess (d'Urbervilles)
    Elinor (S & S)
    Petra (Ender's Game - maybe not a classic, but I think it's amazing)
    Molly (Harry Potter - same as above)
    Lilith (Lilith)
    Olivia/Livia/Livy/Liv : Thessaly/Darah/Bethel : Noelle/Eve
    Benedict/Eli: Jude/Zane: Luke/Darius : Levi/Phineas/Calvin


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