Names Searched Right Now:
Page 2 of 8 FirstFirst 1 2 3 4 ... LastLast
Results 6 to 10 of 36
  1. #6
    Join Date
    Nov 2012
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    I very much agree with @frustratedauthor.

    I have a friend named E.l.a.n.o.r and her sister is named G.a.l.a.d.r.i.e.l. I didn't know that she was named after a Tolkien character before a couple of months ago when she told me her sister's name (and then the spelling made sense, lol). I was completely blown away by their parents' radness and I think it's such a beautiful and lovely set of names for siblings. I love a lot of literate names and some film names as well (being the cinephile that I am), and I see no problem in it whatsoever.
    Last edited by shvibziks; November 14th, 2013 at 07:27 PM.
    Zelia • XXI • History student • Film and royalty enthusiast
    I blog at vesperlynds and everythingroyalty, and export names from Greenland and Inuit mythology
    Henry Ásgeirr Edmund • Alexander Adelin Lórien "Sasha" • Atticus Aksel Inigo • Asa Fjordur Ivik
    Cosima Ingrid Zenobia "Mimi" • Asta Ivalo (EE-vah-lu) Galadriel • Aviaaja Catherine Françoise "Avi" • Anna Margaret Almarian "Anoushka"

    GPs: Nor Lysander Theo • Ilja Valdemar Oisín • Olga Agnes Lúthien • Evelyn Alvaret Cleopatra "Elví"

  2. #8
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    If the character name was made up for the film or novel, then I think it's a bit tacky. But if it's already an established name, then why not?
    First baby due June 20, 2016

    Audrey - Beatrix - Clara - Daphne - Jane - Margaret - Susannah - Violet

    August - Barnaby - Edward - Frederick - Henry - Rupert - Theodore - Walter

  3. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    London, England
    What frustratedauthor and Elja said. I'm planning on using a made-up-by-Tolkien name for my baby.
    My darling Marian Illyria Aphrodite, March 2013 & Little Bunny (a girl!) due 9th of February 2014

  4. #12
    Join Date
    May 2012
    east of the sun, west of the moon
    Well your question doesn't make sense, but I assume you're asking whether we like or dislike babies named after characters. I like. Obviously.
    Cordelia Eilonwy Snow | Thisbe Wildrose ● Damian Sparrow | Malachi Tristan Bjorn
    A n n i k a | єvαdηe | F a r a d a y | Loreℓei | O c t a v i a | Meridiαη
    ℘αηdorα | P e t r a | Suηηivα | T h o r a
    ●●● ●●● ●●●
    Cαspiαη | E v a n d e r | єverett | G w y d i o n
    K o n r a d | Mαℓαchi | O r e n | ℘ɦiηeαs | T h e o d o r e

    click for my name lists | click for my name imagery
    our kitties: Sebastian & Oleander | writing books & TTC #1

  5. #14
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    As long as it isn't Voldemort or Sauron...
    Emily / 20

    Samuel • Edward • George • James
    Girls' names are a struggle.

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts