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August 21st, 2013 01:06 PM #1Senior Member
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Wren or Florence? Which would YOU prefer?
I like both of these names, although I'm not sure I love them enough to ever use them for a child. If I did use the name Florence though, I would want to use the nickname Ren. Since I clearly couldn't use both, I am wondering which one is better -- a feminine, classic (but almost old-lady) name with a cute, modern nickname or a nature name that is not as flowery and feminine. In order to get the kind of feedback I want, I think I'll ask it this way -- if your own name had to be either Wren or Florence, which would you prefer and why?
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August 21st, 2013 01:15 PM #3
August 21st, 2013 01:19 PM #5
I like Wren better. It sounds good on both cild and adult.Maddox (Max) James 08.31.13.
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August 21st, 2013 01:26 PM #7Senior Member
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Florence nn Ren, definitely! Wren makes a good middle name (e.g. the oft suggested Penelope Wren...) but, as pp(s) mentioned, there's just one syllable, no nn, no options for her to choose as an adult. I think it makes a better child's name than grown woman.
Florence is lovely and the nn Ren is so cute!
August 21st, 2013 01:40 PM #9
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