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February 25th, 2012 12:00 PM #1
Thoughts on my list? New and long
What do you think my style is? And what do you think of my names?
February 25th, 2012 12:37 PM #32O - Aries - Slytherin - Daycare Assistant Teacher
Names of the moment:
Adriana | Alena | Laurel
Newest thoughts for little ones: Angelo - Caspian - Eden | Brisa - Gisele
February 25th, 2012 12:48 PM #5
I love: Aurelia, Francesca, Helena, Juliette, Rosalie
I really like: Beatrix, Cordelia, Honor, Luna, Thea
I like: Grace, Katrina, Rose, Rosemarie
Fine name, I just don't personally like it: Angelina, Evangelina, Halina, Isabella, Scarlett, Zara
Not a fan: Ameline (sounds awkward to me), Clementine (I don't like the sound of this at all), Juneau (also not appealing), Margeaux (this says 'mahr-DZOH', not with a hard G sound because G + E = soft G), Reverie (suddenly people think it's the cat's pyjamas since a blogger used it but it wasn't on anyone's radar before. I think it's kinda lame to nab a name that way... it doesn't help that I don't find the sound appealing what so ever. I don't "get it")
I love: Eli, Felix, Isaac
I really like: Ari, Henry, Jasper, Leonardo
I like: Andreas, Christian, Maximilian
Neutral: Dmitri, Zane
I really don't like: Beau (weird word name, and not an appealing sound to me), Jude (I hate the sound of this, it's one of my two most disliked names), Percy (don't like the feel of this, nor the sound), Romeo (this honestly makes me want to roll my eyes, as much as I like Shakespeare...)Lucia
February 25th, 2012 01:16 PM #7
Angelina: My thoughts are instantly to Angelina Ballerina and Angelina Jolie. Which aren't really bad connotations, but...
Aurelia: Very pretty!
Ameline: Conflicted. It seems like it's trying to hard to be differ from Amelia.
Beatrix: I go back and forth on this one. Some days I like it, others I don't. Today I don't.
Cordelia: This one's growing on me. I could definitely imagine it on someone of all ages and professions.
Clementine: Really dislike, sorry...
Evangelina: Evangeline is already princessy enough, but the -a makes it a bit over the top for me. Maybe as a middle?
Francesca: Love! Pretty and elegant
Grace: Nice, safe name, but a bit boring
Honor: I think this one's better in theory than practice.
Halina: Hm, different, never heard of this before! When I say it out loud, it just sounds like a misspelling of Helena, though.
Helena: I never know how to pronounce it! He-lay-na, Hell-enna, Hell-eena?
Isabella: Very common! I also don't really care for the sound of it, but that's just me.
Juliette: Pretty but seems pretty trendy right now.
Juneau: Ooh I kinda like this one! I intensely dislike Juno because it just looks wrong, but I think I could stand Juneau better.
Katrina: Hurricane! Maybe it wouldn't be the association for the rest of the country, but I'm from New Orleans so...
Luna: I've never liked this name. It doesn't seem like a name for an adult...or even a human really...
Margeaux: I like this spelling the best! Although the fact that there's multiple spellings could cause confusion. Addressing a previous poster, I always pronounced the word "Geaux" as "go" (as in "geaux Tigers!" or "geaux Saints!"), so I wouldn't mispronounce it as Mar-joe.
Rose/Rosalie/Rosemarie: Rosemarie is my favorite! Followed by Rose. Rosalie is just too trendy in the wake of Twilight right now. I see it everywhere.
Reverie: Like Honor, better in theory than in practice.
Thea: This one's been growing on me too! I think it's a fine name!
Zara: Exotic flair! Very pretty as well.
Andreas: Not sure what to think about this one. It kinda sounds like "undress".
Ari: Ari is a boy's name?
Beau: I dislike this name. I knew someone with it and it just seemed really awkward to call him Beau.
Christian: Nice, safe name. Nothing really bad about it.
Dmitri: I like this name a lot! But spelling is a nightmare.
Eli: Love Eli!
Felix: I always think of the cat :/
Henry: For some reason, I always think this name is so pretentious. I can't really imagine a Henry who's not like...upper class and snooty.
Isaac: Love this name! My favorite from your boy's list.
Jude: Agree with the PP that I hate the sound, and look, and it's one of my least favorite names. :/
Jasper: Very trendy in the wake of Twilight.
Leonardo: I think this one would make an excellent middle name, a bit much for a first.
Maximilian: Very nice! I like it!
Percy: For some reason, I think of Thomas the Train? I can't get over that association enough to like it, sorry. :/
Romeo: Sounds like a rapper's name.
Zane: I love this one as well! My favorite in addition to Isaac!16-year-old, not-so-average teenage boy with an obsession for baby names and animals. That's me!
My Favorite Names~
Girls: Ailsa, Astrid, Athena, Coraima, Courtenay, Darcy, Kassia, Kimarie, Lisandra, Maryelle, Misty, Promise, Roisin, Saba, Season, Shaylene, Sky, Thalia, Zooey
Boys: Alexander, Bjorn, Blair, Erik, Fable, Isaac, Kasey, Lane, Mika, Rafferty, Riley, River, Sage, Shane, Shea, Shepherd, Slade, Stone, Thatcher, Tybalt, Zane
Click here to vote on my name list!
February 25th, 2012 01:31 PM #9
Angelina - I like it. I know there's the connection with Angelina Jolie, but I like the name either way.
Aurelia - Meh, it's ok.
Ameline - Seems made up.
Beatrix - Don't like it. Just NMS.
Cordelia - LOVE!!! I'm hoping when I have kids my FI will like this. I'd call her Cora :-)
Clementine - I'm sorry but I really hate this name.
Evangelina - Don't like it at all.
Francesca - Kinda like it. I knew a girl with this name that went by Frankie.
Grace - Boring and overused (especially as a middle).
Honor - Don't like it.
Halina - Not sure about this one. It's ok.
Helena - NMS.
Isabella - Way too popular and I hate a lot of "bella" names.
Juliette - Love but I prefer Juliet.
Juneau - Don't like.
Katrina - Like it!
Luna - Don't like.
Margeaux - I kinda like it but the spelling throws me off. I like Margot better.
Rose/Rosalie/Rosemarie - Meh. Nothing exciting to me.
Reverie - Really don't like.
Scarlett - Like it!
Thea - Seems incomplete.
Zara - It's ok.
Andreas - Not bad. NMS though.
Ari - I do kinda like it but I feel like this has been used as a nn for so many girls lately.
Beau - Hate, sorry.
Christian - Not bad.
Dmitri - Don't like. Seems misspelled and weird.
Eli - Like it as a nn for Elijah.
Felix - It's ok. NMS.
Henry - It's grown on me. I like it.
Isaac - Love it!
Jude - Love!!!
Jasper - Hate, sorry.
Leonardo - It's ok. What about Leopold?
Maximilian - Don't like. My favorite longer version of Max is Maxwell.
Percy - It's ok. NMS but nice.
Romeo - Not bad. I think there maybe be a lot of "Romeo, Romeo, where art thou Romeo?" teasing but it's not a huge deal.
Zane - Love!!!
Juliet (spelled this way)
February 25th, 2012 02:18 PM #11Senior Member
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Angelina - not to fond of NN Angie, sounds like a name for a pet
Aurelia - ADORE this name, so beautiful
Ameline - looks too much like a smoosh of Amelia and Emmeline
Beatrix - perfect mix of classic and beautiful yet added spunk with the 'x'. Think nn Trixie is ok, love Bea, however
Cordelia - not my favourite -elia name.
Clementine - not fond of the phonetics
Evangelina prefer Evangeline, added a has too many syllables then
Francesca - think NN Frankie is cute, however, longer form is too stiff
Grace - timeless, stunning name
Honor - i love it, difficult to avoid jokes however
Halina - I'd stay with Helena
Helena - adore this name so much
Isabella - much too popular IMO
Juliette - could work with sister Aurelia, wouldn't be my first choice, however
JuneauI'd stick with June
Katrina - not fond of this spelling,
Luna - love this name. so mystical
Margeaux - spunkier than margot, I'll give it that
Rose/Rosalie/Rosemarie - if lookign to get to Rose I'd opt for Rosemarie
Reverie - not fond of
Scarlett - pretty
Thea - love love love it. i'd have it short for Anthea myself
Zara - used to like it, not so much anymore
Andreas - not my favourite spin on Andrew
Ari - feels incomplete
Beau - cute in childhood, needs to be considered again for an adult
Christian - lovely
Dmitri - i like it, nice Russian flair
Eli - again, seems incomplete
Felix - really like this name and it's meaning
Henry - nice, however on the rise big time
Isaac - love this name as of late, and the meaning is adorable
Jude - love this ame, so handsome
Jasper - used to love it, I've moved on to Casper myself recently
Leonardo - it's alright, mabye Lennon, Lorenzo
Maximilian - very strong name, NN Max is darling too
Percy - not fond
Romeo - romantic idea, i agree
Zane - like this one a lot, has flair
Girls: Aurelia, Beatrix, Helena, Luna, Thea
Boys: Felix, Isaac, Jude, ZaneTop Girls: Tessa, Audrey, Joyce nn Joy, Harriet, Lynn, Regina nn Reggie, Diana, Ivy, Anthea NN Thea
Top Boys: Theodore nn Theo, Quade, Miles, Cormac, Keith, Isaac, Jude, Flynn, Max.
Irish name Indulgances: Donncha, Padraig, Méabh, Gráinne.