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  1. #1
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    Names that don't age well

    What names can you only picture on a child/teen, but just can't imagine it on an adult or elder?

    My list:
    Lindsey/Lindsay/etc.- I knew plenty of these growing up and I will always picture them as children or adolescents.
    Princess - This is on the top 1000 right now. Seems like something you would call a toddler as a pet name.
    Maddison - I have a hard enough time picturing this on a girl.

    Aidan - I still see this as being a child's name.
    Mommy of Juniper Teagan & Pyrus Nikolai

    Catkin Guinevere, Celandine Ceridwen, Heliotrope Isolde, Nettle Chiyo, Hebe Dilwen, Foxglove Amabel, Chicory Tallulah, Pennyroyal Matilda, Wedelia Imogen, Mallow Araminta, Dandelion Jane
    Senna Lazarus, Bramble Gideon, Comfrey Azrael, Thistle Dorian, Huckleberry Iver, Larkspur Saul, Bear Cornelius, Yarrow Barnaby, Sol Aurelius, Hawthorn Otis, Centaury Eben

    Non-Nature Loves: Hestia & Bartleby
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  3. #5
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    Lilou, Eulalie, Ottilie, Ombeline, Penelope, Poppy: they're all too overly cute for adults but I do like Ombeline more than the others.
    Josephine Athénaïs - Josephine Ivy - Myriam Athénaïs - Vivienne Josephine
    Athena Beatrice - Beatrice Cecile - Eleanor Anne-Sophie -Myriam Beatrice - Meredith Elizabeth
    Ambrose Aristide - Ulysses Aristide

    Girls: Bérangère, Bérénice, Honorine, Mazarine Boys: Augustin, Emeric, Hugo, Lambert, Lucien, Maxence, Yves

  4. #7
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    I'd say about 50% of the US top 1000.

  5. #9
    All the princessy, fussy, ellaianna craziness happening for girls right now. Also, Piper is the cutest, but not necessarily adult-friendly.
    Last edited by meepallie; January 8th, 2012 at 03:55 AM.
    "But it is so happy to love," said the Shepherd quietly. "It is happy to love even if you are not loved in return. There is pain too, certainly, but Love does not think that very significant."

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