baby due thursday - elodie or ottilie?

(118 Posts)
ukfirestorm Tue 21-May-13 18:27:56

Baby is due thursday, what do people like - elodie, or ottilie? Alice is middle name. One set of in laws prefer elodie, the others ottilie. HELP!
Also nicknames advice please......

Turniptwirl Tue 28-May-13 19:23:44

Elodie

ukfirestorm Thu 30-May-13 08:46:46

The longer this pregnancy goes on the more we change our minds,
worried elodie is too popular, and that ottilie sound too much like utterly so:
So we are looking now at Merryn, Tansy, Julliette, and Serena.

ukfirestorm Thu 30-May-13 08:47:21

If this baby does hurry up we will be stuck with consuela or marigold!

jamtoast12 Thu 30-May-13 09:24:49

Merryn and Julliette are lovely! Good luck with birth smile

ZolaBuddleia Thu 30-May-13 10:04:27

Not a fan of Tansy or Serena. Any spelling of Juliet is lovely. Merryn feels a bit JR Tolkien to me.

TenthMuse Thu 30-May-13 11:57:41

Merryn would be my pick from your other choices - great name. How about Merryn Juliette?

ukfirestorm Thu 30-May-13 12:05:49

Like that.

calypso2008 Thu 30-May-13 12:10:08

Ottile is a gorgeous name. Elodie is also nice.

Congratulations and good luck with the birth smile

calypso2008 Thu 30-May-13 12:11:19

Why don't you wait 'til you see her, then look at her little face and decide!

ukfirestorm Thu 30-May-13 12:19:48

good idea. but then she might be niceface cutehead!

calypso2008 Thu 30-May-13 13:24:36

Or, Oh-my-sweet-baby-cutie-blue-eyes! grin

Maybe you should decide before smile

1789 Thu 30-May-13 16:56:31

my sister has an elodie, an ottilie and an agatha!

scarecrow22 Thu 30-May-13 19:02:50

Juliette every time smile ( though she will spend her life spelling it out if she stays in England....Juliet being more "obvious" spelling).
good luck with LO

RubyGrace17 Thu 30-May-13 19:36:34

I love Elodie. If I didn't already have an Eloisa, I'd consider it if we ever had another baby! Good luck!

Ruby

IsThisAGoodIdea Mon 03-Jun-13 16:02:47

Ottilie sounds like utterly to me.

chickieno1 Mon 03-Jun-13 21:34:49

Elodie or Juliette.

Good luck with birth

MrsSchadenfreude Mon 03-Jun-13 22:07:04

There are three Serenas in DD2's class (and the rest seem to be called Sophia or Megan). Juliette is nice. Tansy is hideous.

scarecrow22 Wed 19-Jun-13 10:17:31

Can we ask what you chose? One of your options is my name so more than usually curious!
Hope you and LO happily united now

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