View Poll Results: How do you feel about Tessa?

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  • Love it

    40 40.40%
  • Like it

    29 29.29%
  • Neutral

    21 21.21%
  • Dislike it

    9 9.09%
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Thread: Tessa

  1. #6
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    I think Tess & Nora sound great together.
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  2. #8
    I would prefer Eleonora & Theresa, because I prefer the long form of names.

    Nora & Tessa are cute nn. names.

  3. #10
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    I like Tess better than Tessa. Tessa is a bit cutesy.

  4. #12
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    ▼ Winterfell ▼
    Tessa and Nora is a really great sib set! I adore Tessa, but it feels like a nickname to me so I've never added it to my own list.
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  5. #14
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Cair Paravel :)
    I voted "neutral". Because while I adore just Tess (and it's a serious contender for my short list), I'm just meh about the longer Tessa. The "A" seems superfluous--technically, both Tess and Tessa are diminutives, so I really don't get the point of giving a nickname as a full name that will be nicknamed even further? Why not just go for Tess? At least, in my case it feels that way. There's nothing wrong with Tessa--in fact, I used to vastly prefer it to just Tess, which I had negative associations with (that I must have completely left in the past, because I love it now!)--but Tess has more personality and spunk to me, which I love, while the "A" on the end makes Tessa somehow seem a bit wishywashy to me. I do think it's pretty, though, and Nora and Tessa are sweet together.

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