Polly or Mollie/Molly?

(41 Posts)
Kyrptonite Sat 06-Apr-13 22:34:51

Sorry, me again! We have narrowed it down to these girls names but not decided upon which. Leaning more towards Mollie/Molly (which spelling?) but decided to canvas MN opinions.

Sister to Lilly, Jack and Alexandra. Not fussed about her having a high court judge name!

Bowlersarm Sat 06-Apr-13 22:36:39


HousewifeFromHeaven Sat 06-Apr-13 22:42:54


TwinkleSparkleBling Sat 06-Apr-13 23:05:37


Molly reminds me of mops, don't know why!

fuckwittery Sat 06-Apr-13 23:06:17

Love polly

thermalsinapril Sat 06-Apr-13 23:06:48


cece Sat 06-Apr-13 23:06:55


PhyllisDoris Sat 06-Apr-13 23:11:26


TeamEdward Sat 06-Apr-13 23:15:48


Molly reminds me of fish

noisytoys Sat 06-Apr-13 23:18:19

Molly is very popular I took DD to a party today and a third of the girls were called Molly

GW297 Sun 07-Apr-13 00:37:10


Rhubarbgarden Sun 07-Apr-13 07:52:20


Wishfulmakeupping Sun 07-Apr-13 07:57:07


TallulahBetty Sun 07-Apr-13 16:16:01

Holly <controversial> wink

eminemmerdale Sun 07-Apr-13 16:20:13

we were torn between Molly and Polly - concensus was that Polly sounded like a horse (?) so went with Molly, which I still like, but now wish we'd had Polly!

Polly, by a mile.

MrsJohnDeere Sun 07-Apr-13 17:01:23


Ham69 Sun 07-Apr-13 17:01:44

Polly, no contest! Love the name.

Kyrptonite Sun 07-Apr-13 17:10:36

Polly makes me think of miss polly had a dolly. I work in a nursery so I can't escape the bloody song!

I liked Hollie. DP doesn't. Which is odd as he likes all other 'olly' names!

MacCrackles Sun 07-Apr-13 17:31:53

I prefer Polly as it's more unusual.

Jezabelle Sun 07-Apr-13 21:47:40

Mollie. Beautiful.

Hulababy Sun 07-Apr-13 21:50:26

I have a Mollie.
The older people we knew of directly and indirectly generally had it spelled with an ie, rather than a y, and I personally prefer the way it looks.

DD is now 11y and DD has no friends with the same name, nor do any of our adult friends have children with the same name. It may be popular in some areas, but obviously not here.

Jojay Sun 07-Apr-13 21:52:02


Molly's are two a penny and Mollie just looks wrong.

Kyrptonite Sun 07-Apr-13 21:57:25

I prefer it Mollie. Not sure why but I don't seem to like y endings in names.

olivertheoctopus Sun 07-Apr-13 22:46:54


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