Opinions on Penelope?

(27 Posts)
LondonBridgeIsFallingDown123 Fri 18-Nov-16 14:58:27

Sister to Sebastian Joel.

She would be Penelope Jane.

Thanks!

Nottalotta Fri 18-Nov-16 15:51:38

I really like it, and would have it on my girls list if dh was in agreement.

Sugarpiehoneyeye Fri 18-Nov-16 16:55:39

Love it, also love Jane.

lemoncakes Fri 18-Nov-16 17:03:10

Love it. It was on our shortlist for DD.

babyblabber Fri 18-Nov-16 17:18:04

It's my number 1 choice for this bump if I can convince DH.

Read on here that Poppy is a nickname (as well as Penny of course!) for it which I had never heard of but made me like it even more!

Awwlookatmybabyspider Fri 18-Nov-16 17:39:35

I don't like it, Sorry

suspiciousofgoldfish Fri 18-Nov-16 17:43:48

Great name.

BewitchedBotheredandBewildered Fri 18-Nov-16 17:57:37

I quite like it and I love Nellie for short.

Chinlo Fri 18-Nov-16 17:59:45

It's alright. I do like the nickname Penny.

Lutrine Fri 18-Nov-16 18:44:45

Lovely! Really like Penny as a nickname, and it flows really nice with Jane.

Joinourclub Fri 18-Nov-16 19:34:42

I like it, though paired with Jane it does sound like s character from a 50s children's TV programme ....'Bill and Ben and Penelope Jane'

Chinlo Fri 18-Nov-16 19:37:28

Penny Jane is good.

Penny Jane, is in my ears, and in my eyes!

Elbi Fri 18-Nov-16 20:18:08

It's lovely!! Hadn't thought about the Penny Jane point above though.

Flowercat16 Fri 18-Nov-16 21:14:52

Penelope Jane is a lovely name.

buttercup54321 Fri 18-Nov-16 21:18:21

Penelope jane is lovely and goes perfectly with your boys names. xx

SpidersFromMars Fri 18-Nov-16 21:32:44

Penny or Nellie. Lovely.

Foxsox Fri 18-Nov-16 21:34:59

I love it
Had also never heard of Poppy as the nn but agree that makes it more lovely 👍

Laniakea Fri 18-Nov-16 21:35:14

My dd2 (7) is Penelope ... usually known as Nell or Nelly. I love it obviously!

Penelope Jane is good grin

MollyHuaCha Fri 18-Nov-16 21:41:52

It's beautiful. Go for it wink

Pluto30 Fri 18-Nov-16 21:52:42

Love it.

Unfortunately hate Penny as a nickname, but Poppy is sweet. I heard someone mention Polly as a nickname once too.

JudgeJudySheidlin Fri 18-Nov-16 23:40:34

Really really dislike the name, but your choice of Penelope Jane goes very well with Sebastian Joel. I obviously like names that have the same sort of sound/amount of syllables. Didn't do it intentionally with my DC, it is just the way it happened.

KlingybunFistelvase Sat 19-Nov-16 14:01:44

It's just ok for me; wouldn't think much of it, negative or positive, if I met one.

CakeRattleandRoll Sun 20-Nov-16 00:00:29

Lovely

AndNowItsSeven Sun 20-Nov-16 00:01:08

Love it.

PinkPlastic Sun 20-Nov-16 08:46:10

Love it. Wanted it for DD3 but where we live (French speaking country) it is pronounced Penny-Lope so we went with something else. Go for it OP

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