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Girls names help

(11 Posts)
NotJustKangaskhan Thu 26-May-11 21:19:57

I'm having a hard time with girls names, and am asking for critiques & suggestions.

Winifred - my husband's absolute favourite, I go back and forth.
Taline (Ta-leen) - worry a bit about it being constantly mispronounced.

theanimalswentintwobytwo Thu 26-May-11 21:38:25

Branwen for me smile winifred was my great grandmothers name so i also like it, but nicknames are a bit tricky

cece Thu 26-May-11 21:39:07


YorkieGate Thu 26-May-11 21:40:39

Lucille is my favourite I think.

Taline will be misspelt and mispronounced, only go for it if that won't bother you.

MelinaM Thu 26-May-11 21:43:17

Honor for me toosmile Honora sounds wrong, Lucille is 'too much', Lucy is lovely though.
Not a fan of Winifred, Irene or Taline I'm afraid.

EllenJaneisnotmyname Thu 26-May-11 22:49:55

Winifred, with the nn Freddie.

ResurrectionByChocolate Thu 26-May-11 22:52:57

Winifred/Freddie gets my vote. Winora would be a combination of some of your possibles.

FannyNil Thu 26-May-11 22:54:01

Prefer Winnie to Winnifred - my aunt's name. Guess the nickname would be Pooh, though.

squeak2392 Sat 28-May-11 18:46:35

Really don't like Taline - Tureen? Tallin/Tallon's nice though.
My favourites are Irena and Lucille, although if you're willing to change the spelling, I love Honoria, and Honor's nice too.

blushingm Sat 28-May-11 21:24:42

Fallon is nice - Tallon makes me think of witches finger nails

pilates Sat 28-May-11 21:26:45


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