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OuchFriggingBludger Wed 13-Jul-11 19:37:01

Artemis
Juniper
Fionnula
Juno
Hestia / Hester
Clementine

thoughts....potential NN's,and what else might i like?

RuthChan Wed 13-Jul-11 19:52:56

I like Juniper. Very pretty.
Not so sure about Fionnula.

PaperBank Wed 13-Jul-11 19:55:59

Artemis - OK, Artemisia nice also
Juniper - quite nice but personally the gin connection would put me off
Fionnula - OK, would think you may have Irish connections
Juno - quite nice, although I prefer June
Hestia / Hester - Hestia OK, don't like Hester so much (sounds a bit solid)
Clementine - my favourite from your list smile

How about Violet, Aurora, Minerva, Ivy, Constance, Clara, Iris, Leonie, Alma, Scarlett, Cassandra, Frances, Audrey, Phoebe?

OuchFriggingBludger Wed 13-Jul-11 20:02:30

i like a few of those,however DP has a slight lisp,and cant quite pron' Aurora,Scarlett or Constance,and Ivy was DS's name,if he were a girl....

I feel like a bit of a fraud posting as im not pregnant....i just LOVE thinking of baby names!
and i prefer to do it before the hormones kick in wink grin

also

Beatrice
Mabel
Pippa (or a variant of??)
as those are family names....

OuchFriggingBludger Wed 13-Jul-11 20:04:21

oh,i do have some irish connections....my grandmother was irish,can i get away with Fionnula?
i love the name finn/fionn,but its so overused.

MerryMarigold Wed 13-Jul-11 20:07:16

I love Hester and Pippa. I've always loved Hester since A Prayer for Owen Meany (Hester the Molester!). I like Pippa as it's cheerful and sweet, but perhaps a bit 'of the moment' what with the Middleton thing.

MerryMarigold Wed 13-Jul-11 20:07:40

I don't think Fionn is common for a girl, particularly not in the UK

OuchFriggingBludger Wed 13-Jul-11 20:14:17

oh blimey,i hadnt thought of pippa Middleton....almost rules that one out really....hmmm

PaperBank Wed 13-Jul-11 20:29:37

I like Beatrice smile

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