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DD (2) is 2 days old. Help me with her name please!

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NarcolepsyQueen Fri 04-Jan-13 21:26:07

She looks like she would suit a robust name, iykwim? I like:


Which do you prefer? Ideas for middle names welcomes! Would like a short middle name!

Thank you so much - we are struggling!

nannyof3 Sat 05-Jan-13 18:36:35

Matilda rose .... Tilly rose

nannyof3 Sat 05-Jan-13 18:37:03

Theodora Jane

nannyof3 Sat 05-Jan-13 18:37:28

Tabitha jean

Grange Sat 05-Jan-13 18:43:00

Nannyof3- Matilda Rose is the name of my DD. Love it. Good choice ;)

orangepudding Sat 05-Jan-13 18:47:49

Most girls at the moment seem to have either Rose or May/Mai as a middle name so I would avoid both of them!

Grange Sat 05-Jan-13 18:52:37

If I like a name it wouldn't bother me at all if it was ubiquitous. Go with what you feel suits her.
Congratulations BTW

BardOfBarking Sat 05-Jan-13 19:01:35

Tabitha Rae - no contest.

everlong Sat 05-Jan-13 19:01:54

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

NarcolepsyQueen Sun 06-Jan-13 00:31:38

Right. Think I am almost sold on Theodora as a first name!

Theodora Rose?
Theodora Grace?
Theodora Bo/Beau?
Thoedora Belle?
Thordora Rae?

manicbmc Sun 06-Jan-13 00:35:21

Agatha Grace

LadyStark Sun 06-Jan-13 00:50:11

I have a Matilda but if I hadn't used that I really like Cordelia with nn Dilly.

ChippingInLovesChristmasLights Sun 06-Jan-13 00:55:50

Matilda Eloise

Theodore Roosevelt - nah

Tabitha - definitely gives me a twitchy nose grin

Of course she's your adorable DD, so you get to choose, but Matilda Eloise is what you should choose!!


CatPussRoastingOnAnOpenFire Sun 06-Jan-13 01:03:17

If I have another DD she will be Elinor.

MyLittleAprilSunshine Sun 06-Jan-13 01:04:03


Out of yours Theodora Rae sounds best smile


Lollybrolly Sun 06-Jan-13 01:13:01

Theodora Rose gets my vote

Alisvolatpropiis Sun 06-Jan-13 01:15:55

Theodora Grace.

I had never even considered this name until recently. Robbie Williams is in no way still famous enough to have an impact on people using the name imo.

I've recently warmed to Theodora a great deal.

GanglyGiraffe Sun 06-Jan-13 01:18:01

Theodora, love it!

williaminajetfighter Sun 06-Jan-13 01:20:23

Matilda! Mt six year olds name and still love it. Goes by Tilda or Tildy.

Love Tabitha and was our second choice (so good taste OP!) but not great if you have a lisp!

I love the name Pearl and
Matilda Pearl sounds a great combo!

Or call her Winter. Cute! smile

AuntyAnna Sun 06-Jan-13 01:21:23

I like Theodora nickname Thea smile
Theodora Anne is nice do you have any family names you would like to use?
Theodore Willa, Theodora Ruby, Theodora Fay, Theodora June, Theodora Letty.

dizzydixies Sun 06-Jan-13 01:25:20

Love love love Tabitha nn Bitsy smile

DDs MN is Rae smile

What about
Cecilia nn Cece
Teresa nn Tess
Delphine or Seraphine nn Finn
Imogen nn Mim

Middle names

Congratulations btw!

williaminajetfighter Sun 06-Jan-13 01:30:45

If you want some cool strong names that are quite strong mythic Greek goddess types I have known both an Elletra and a Medea. Both fabby names.

louisianablue2000 Sun 06-Jan-13 01:40:02

Love Theodora, I spent an entire episode of Graham Norton (the one with Robbie Williams on it obviously) raving about the name. A very classy and strong name.

delilah88 Sun 06-Jan-13 16:19:27

What about Tabitha Elodie?
I think that sounds good.

PepsiCoco Sun 06-Jan-13 16:20:58

Matilda. It was my name for DD but she was a DS!

booklava Sun 06-Jan-13 16:27:49

Like Tabitha, was going to have Matilda for DD1 but found Matya instead which is so unusual (don't know any other) so she is Matya Kate nn Matty

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