Thea, Juliet, Esme or Sylvie?

(52 Posts)
Spanishomelette Sun 23-Jun-13 22:56:42

These are the current short list. Big brother has an Old Testament name which is relatively popular at the moment.

Thanks in advance!

Foosyerdoos Sun 23-Jun-13 23:00:01

I like them all, especially Thea and Esme.

IrisScentedCandle Sun 23-Jun-13 23:04:19

Juliet Esme sounds good. I like Sylvie too.

Juliet. One of my favourite names.

Elquota Sun 23-Jun-13 23:12:28

Juliet, by a long way.

2kidsintow Sun 23-Jun-13 23:12:53

I have a Juliette in my class. Pretty name.
And I know a nice (but slightly loopy) adult named Esme. (Reminds me of the witches in Terry Pratchett though).

Sylvie strikes me as old fashioned, but in a way that would be easy to get used to as the name of a little one.

Snazzywaitingforsummer Sun 23-Jun-13 23:13:39

Juliet is lovely My second preference would be Thea.

WinkyWinkola Sun 23-Jun-13 23:13:41

Thea.

So pretty.

5madthings Sun 23-Jun-13 23:15:56

Love thea, esme and sylvie smile

PixelAteMyFace Sun 23-Jun-13 23:32:22

Juliet. Simply pretty.

Wylye Sun 23-Jun-13 23:51:10

Lovely list!
In order of preference: Esme, Sylvie, Juliet, Thea.

bugsybill Mon 24-Jun-13 00:47:49

Thea and Juliet are the ones I like the best.

whyno Mon 24-Jun-13 08:07:02

All gorgeous!

Thea or Sylvie.

How are you pronouncing Thea by the way? I like the Scandinavian pronunciation, Taya smile

Spanishomelette Mon 24-Jun-13 09:30:41

Thanks everyone who has posted so far. It's looking like a tie between Thea and Juliet at the moment.

I would pronounce Thea as Thee-ya, haven't really considered the Taya pronunciation to be honest.

Thanks!

NappiesandGladrags Mon 24-Jun-13 13:59:49

Juliet or Esme for me :D

Turniptwirl Mon 24-Jun-13 21:35:29

Love Thea

notadoctor Mon 24-Jun-13 21:38:01

I love your list! They're all beautiful names, but Esme is probably my favourite.

lastnightidreamt Mon 24-Jun-13 21:42:16

I love your choice of names!

In order of preference; Thea, Juliet, Sylvie, Esme.

They are all lovely though - unhelpful!!

NowPlayingZone Mon 24-Jun-13 22:11:54

Juliette.
Or sylvie

Tiredemma Mon 24-Jun-13 22:13:21

Esme- (its what we are calling DD)

sleepingbeautiful Tue 25-Jun-13 00:57:58

Love Juliet and Sylvie, Juliet probably wins by a whisker as it's a bit stronger.
Don't like the others.

Lighthousekeeping Tue 25-Jun-13 01:01:45

Theadora?

massagegirl Tue 25-Jun-13 04:57:00

I have a four week old Thea and have has lot of compliments on her name!

DebsMorgan Tue 25-Jun-13 08:22:06

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