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Thread: Honoring a grandma
June 25th, 2014 03:51 PM #1Junior Member
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Honoring a grandma
My husband would like a middle name or a first name to honor his grandma.
her name is Linda Kay Lee. we would like a name to come from hers but not be directly Linda, Kay, or Lee. And no we don't like Kaylee.
(My husband is still not in love with the name Rosalie like I am which I think Rosa-lee would be a great way to honor his grandma and still have something different.)
What do you think?
June 25th, 2014 04:40 PM #3
I would like to suggest Rosalind with the nickname Lindy! It's a lot like Rosalie, but it honours his grandma's first name and so he might be more into it? Lindy is so sweet!
Lilike / Lilika - would be something really different, but I like that it has Li- from Linda, -li- from Lee, and -ke/-ka from Kay. Awesome middle name material!
Kalindi / Kalinda
Lily / Lilia
Lina / Lena
Linden / Linnet / Lilac
Leandra - Quite similar to Linda actually!
Last edited by dearest; June 25th, 2014 at 04:55 PM. Reason: Added more namesÅshild / 25 / lover of books and baked goods
Fey Tatiana Echo + Dido Hadassah Muse + Vega Ravenna Lore
Oak Odysseus Dare + Coda Loxias Ocean
Marjorie Hawthorn + Severine Starling + Oriana Forest + Raphaela Nettle + Ferelith Morning + Bryony Austeja + Eluned Verbena
Orlando Larkspur + Johannes Ocean + Peregrine Amias + Alasdair Eden + Ishmael Sequoia + Arbour Tamlane + Hadrian Columba
June 25th, 2014 05:08 PM #5Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns. ~George Eliot
June 25th, 2014 08:57 PM #7Senior Member
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June 25th, 2014 09:32 PM #9
Suggestions (Sorry for any repeats):
Rosalind (great suggestion @dearest), Kalila / Kelila, Linnea, Linden, Adelind, Kalindi, Lilou (lee-lou), Acacia, Azalea, Kahlo, Kato / Cato, Katherine / Catherine, Kitty, Katalina / Catalina, Kalista / Calista / Callista, Kalla / Calla, Katrina / Catrina, Camellia, Laurence, Evangeline, Lillian, Billie, Tillie, Galilee, Kamillah / Camila, Karolina, Lia, Leslie, Liana, Liesl / Liesel, Lydia, Lilibet, Lilika, Lileas, Leona / Liona, Leonie / Lionie, Adelie, Adalie, Eliana, Oliana, Amelie, Amalie, Annalie, Attalie / Athalie, Aurelie, Coralie, Cicely, Early, Eulalie, Juliet, Julietta, Jolie (matches the meaning of Linda too), Lorelei, Linde.
Meaning connection to Linda (beautiful):
Belle, Astrid, Calla, Calixta, Bonnie, Callista, Mio, Rana, Orabella, Amabel. Zuri, Nomi, Mabs, Mabel, Venus.
Meaning connection to Kay (pure):
Agnes, Catalina, Ines / Inez, Concetta, Catherine / Katherine, Katell, Kit, Kitty, Vesta, Wynn, Zakia.
Meaning connection to Lee (pasture, meadow):
Prairie, Hartley, Raleigh, Waverley, Whitley, Abilene.Mary, Esther, Camellia, Susanna, Mabel, Bayo, Theodora, Magnolia, Yuki, Dossie, Ida, Rosemary, Dominica, Philou, Anouk, Francesca, Olive, Constance, Raphaela.
Amias, Ignatius, Abraham, Horatio, Dossie, Moses, Matthias, Edgar, Rex, Lionel, Shepherd, Frederick, Barnabas, Donovan, Bellamy, Quincy, Pello, Vincent, Linus, Wolfgang, Bertie.