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October 20th, 2013 01:11 PM #1Junior Member
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October 20th, 2013 01:22 PM #3
Lena - I like this name pronounced the European way (LAY-nuh) not the North American way (LEE-nuh).
Margaret - I prefer Marguerite but I like Margaret too. Margaret has loads of wonderful nicknames but Margie is "dated". Why not use Margot, Maisie, Greta, Maggie or May?
Frances - A solid, girl-next-door choice. Love this name!
Meera - I know this is an authentic Hindi/Sanskrit spelling but I prefer Mira.
Josephine - A grand lady of character and distinction!
Mardee - sounds like Marty. I don't find this attractive.
Alma - This name has grown on me. It has vintage charm.
Susannah - I love this Blbical gem
Clara - sweet and vintage
Hazel - There are other colour/nature names I like better
Eva - A pretty name of just three letters!
Audrey - Elegant, classy and ladylike
Cecilia - a little too frilly for me. I prefer either Celia, Cecile or Cecily.
Celia - A great Shakespearean name
Sophie - I love this French version much more than Sophia
Evelina (Eva and Lena all in one!)
Last edited by mischa; October 20th, 2013 at 01:24 PM.All the best,
October 20th, 2013 01:25 PM #5Senior Member
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Lena - Has always been one of my favorites.
Margaret (Margie?) - Meh. I like nickname Meg, but Margaret makes me think of 50s secretaries.
Frances - Ick.
Meera - I like Maira, not so much Meera.
Josephine - I don't know why, I've never liked this name.
Mardee - As in mardis-gras?
Alma - Old lady.
Susannah - Cute, makes me think of a girl with a button-nose and freckles.
Clara - I always imagine someone stern
Hazel - This name has really grown on my. I like it a lot.
Eva - Pretty.
Audrey - getting popular.
Cecilia - Pretty, I prefer Cecily and Cicely.
Celia - Lovely Shakespearean name. I prefer her sister name, Rosalind, though.
Sophie - Cute. Popular.
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October 20th, 2013 01:32 PM #7Senior Member
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Lena - I think this is cute and sophisticated. I like the lee-nuh pronunciation.
Margaret (Margie?) - don't like Margie but like Maggie and Greta. Also prefer Marguerite and Margot as a full name though.
Frances - strong name, I prefer something more feminine though.
Meera - love Mira, this spelling puts me off though.
Josephine - love.
Mardee - dislike. Maybe you'd like Marnie?
Alma - love. Great meaning.
Susannah - nice.
Clara - nice.
Hazel - I love this.
Eva - cute.
Audrey - love.
Cecilia - nice. I prefer Celia.
Celia - nice.
Sophie - love.
My top picks overall are Lena, Mira, Josephine, and Alma, but you have a great list of beautiful names, save Mardee IMO. Good luck!
October 20th, 2013 03:39 PM #9