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Lucy Isobelle or Amelia xx?

(11 Posts)
LouiseFisher Thu 07-Feb-13 16:54:48

Amelia is a beautiful name...

butterflybuns Thu 07-Feb-13 16:42:07

I have a Lucy and an Isabel so I love both these names- good choices.

FirstTimeForEverything Thu 07-Feb-13 16:40:17

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FranglaisMaman Thu 07-Feb-13 15:05:06

All the grown-up Lucy's I've ever met I have disliked.

I prefer Amelia anyway, sounds stronger than Lucy but equally as classic and suitable for all ages.

Mikethemonkey Wed 06-Feb-13 17:17:19

Lucy

Astley Wed 06-Feb-13 12:48:51

Oh I love Lucy! I knew one as a child and adores it then but haven't met any since.

I think it's pretty underused now. Amelia on the other hand....

33goingon64 Tue 05-Feb-13 21:17:19

Please don't do Isobelle - it's a mixture of Isobel (Scots) and Isabelle (French).

raisah Tue 05-Feb-13 21:06:02

All lovely names but v popular in my area so I would suggest Eloise or Louisa. You don't hear those two names for new baby girls.

I'd go for Lucy too - it's a classic.

As for middle names, how about:

Meredith
Rebecca
Victoria
Francesca

Gwennan Tue 05-Feb-13 12:24:44

I would choose Lucy, as I know plenty of them of all ages (while I know only young Amelias) and I think it is a very pretty name.

You may find that people spell Isobelle as Isobel or Isabelle, as they are more common spellings, but as a middle name, I doubt it will cause much bother.

Personally, I think Lucy Amelia or Amelia Lucy work well together.

PinglePongle Tue 05-Feb-13 10:02:14

Hi All

I'm really stuck on my baby girls name due next month, I can't decide between Lucy Isobelle or Amelia (have no middle name yet - any suggestions? - anything that doesn't sound like Amelia Lily please!)

What do you guys think?

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