Two potential names for our daughter to be, need help deciding....

(39 Posts)
ukfirestorm Tue 15-Jan-13 20:43:31

We have to bear in mind our local accent (Medway)....but...
1) Alice Liberty
or...
2) Elodie Isla

I suppose also derivations of these i.e. Liberty Isla, or Elodie Alice might work too, whaddya think?

Elodie is lovely.

Why would she want to be an accountant confused

ukfirestorm Sun 20-Jan-13 21:47:58

wouldnt be an accountant, if she was caled elodie??

EbbNFlow Sat 19-Jan-13 09:45:34

Elodie is very pretty

legallyblond Sat 19-Jan-13 08:01:05

I say choose Alice! 40 year old accountant called Elodie... Not so much. Alice anything - great!

NowPlayingZone Sat 19-Jan-13 01:13:11

Elodie Alice sounds nicest & least common.

ukfirestorm Sat 19-Jan-13 00:34:38

ta guys

pinkandyellowbutterfly Thu 17-Jan-13 22:07:33

Be aware that there can be a negative connotation with the name liberty, the phase 'taking a liberty' is quite popular amongst young people i've heard frequently it from kids as yound as 7. It would be something that I think would put me off, but i'm probably just being over cautious! Love the name Alice its just one of those were you can't go wrong :-)

forgetmenots Thu 17-Jan-13 21:51:18

Isla Liberty sounds like 'isle o liberty'.

I like Alice Elodie. Agree that Elodie will end up Ellie if it's first name.

Yika Thu 17-Jan-13 20:13:49

I think I prefer Ella Delilah. smile

mathanxiety Thu 17-Jan-13 02:13:39

Sweet names all. I like Alice Elodie best. I think Elodie is likely to get shortened to the ubiquitous Ellie.

ellesabe Wed 16-Jan-13 23:43:14

I really like all those names.

The only vague issue might be people mishearing Elodie Isla as Ella Delilah.

Yika Wed 16-Jan-13 23:20:06

I am obviously in a small minority because I really like Liberty. I also like Alice v much (it's my DD's middle name) and I like the combination of the two. Liberty Alice rolls off the tongue better than the other way round, but Alice is better as a first name.

I agree with Frikadellen about liberty isle.

ukfirestorm Wed 16-Jan-13 19:21:29

thanks

Frikadellen Wed 16-Jan-13 10:14:06

Don't do Liberty Isla it is to close to Liberty Isle

I would do Elodie Alice I dont think Elodie Isla rolls very well on the tongue. and whilst I dont mind Alice it is not one I would use as a first name personally

LPplusOne Wed 16-Jan-13 06:13:00

Another one for Elodie Alice - really lovely. Also like Elodie Rose, but just a bit less than EA.

ukfirestorm Tue 15-Jan-13 23:16:53

elodie rose i hadnt thought of but I like a lot

ukfirestorm Tue 15-Jan-13 23:12:31

thanks

ChippingInNeedsSleepAndCoffee Tue 15-Jan-13 23:10:50

I love Elodie (thought I might be biased) but not too keen on the others - sorry. How about Elodie Grace? Elodie Nicole? Elodie Rose. I think Elodie and all of your options are too sing song... just my opinion though smile

fishcalledwonder Tue 15-Jan-13 23:08:38

Elodie Alice is lovely. Definitely the best combination. Sorry, but really don't like Liberty.

redspottydress Tue 15-Jan-13 23:08:02

Should say her initials are ELA_.

redspottydress Tue 15-Jan-13 23:06:02

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

ukfirestorm Tue 15-Jan-13 22:54:13

thanks

CarriMarie Tue 15-Jan-13 22:14:24

Elodie Alice is my favourite combination.

forgottenpassword Tue 15-Jan-13 22:04:00

Elodie is beautiful and more unusual than Alice. I like Elodie Rose.

thegreylady Tue 15-Jan-13 22:00:13

Alice Elodie or Elodie Alice
I really like Isla and am less keen on Liberty.

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