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LaplanderAndProud Wed 26-Sep-12 19:12:38

Looking for inspiration for a middle name. We've decided on the first name (Kirsi- it's Finnish, I'm Finnish) but need help on the second name.

Because DH was raised in England (though he's Swedish, and we now live in Stockholm) we use English names, just as we use Finnish first names for me.

Which do you like most-
Kirsi Eleanor
Kirsi Elizabeth
Kirsi Elenora
Kirsi Isabelle
Kirsi Jemima
Kirsi Annabelle
Kirsi Coraline
Kirsi Marissa

Which do you like?

aimingtobeaperfectionist Wed 26-Sep-12 19:20:00

Coraline gets my vote smile

Narked Wed 26-Sep-12 19:34:13

All the names are nice. How do you pronounce Kirsi?

picnicbasketcase Wed 26-Sep-12 19:37:52

I like Elizabeth

Narked Wed 26-Sep-12 19:39:17

If it's 'Cur - sea' then I think it sounds nicest with the three syllable names. So:

Eleanor
Isabelle
Jemima
Annabelle
Coraline
Marissa

But then I suppose it depends on how you'll pronounce those too!

My favourites are Marissa, Annabelle, Isabelle and Coraline.

Yika Wed 26-Sep-12 19:40:45

Marissa. I love the name Kirsi. Have a nice Finnish colleague Kirsi.

LaplanderAndProud Wed 26-Sep-12 19:54:46

Yes, it's Cur-sea, but there are a few variants (I knew someone with the name, ages ago, who pronounced it 'Kerrz-i). I think my favourites are Kirsi Coraline (though the similar sounds at the start might sound odd?) or Kirsi Annabelle, or Kirsi Marissa.

Narked Wed 26-Sep-12 19:57:39

All of those are lovely. Not very helpful, sorry grin

YouMayLogOut Wed 26-Sep-12 22:33:19

Top 3.........

Kirsi Annabelle
Kirsi Elenora
Kirsi Isabelle

baskingseals Wed 26-Sep-12 22:40:18

really like Kirsi Annabelle - my favourite

TodaysAGoodDay Wed 26-Sep-12 22:42:28

Another vote for Kirsi Annabelle.

BlueChampagne Thu 27-Sep-12 16:44:45

Kirsi Marissa

YoullLaughAboutItOneDay Thu 27-Sep-12 16:48:36

I love Coraline, but I don't think it goes with Kirsi, sorry. But then I am not a fan of alliteration in names. Of your favourites, my vote would be Annabelle. I agree it sounds nicest with the longer middle names.

Kirsi is really nice.

PunkyPod Tue 02-Oct-12 21:30:09

Kirsi on minun serkun nimi smile

I think Marissa sounds the best.

Onnea!

MarshmallowFarm Tue 02-Oct-12 21:50:36

Isabelle, Annabelle, marissa and Coraline sound best to my ears...

Lyftiduft Tue 02-Oct-12 22:49:29

I like Kirsi Jemima

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