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Final decision made- could you Please give your very honest views??

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Wishfulmakeupping Mon 14-Jan-13 17:21:22

Hi all due very soon having a girl- we have finally agreed on a name I liked very old-fashioned names my partner does not but we have finally agreed on ...............Georgia Elizabeth.
Can I ask what is your opinion?
Do you think Georgia is chavvy?
Thanks for any feedback

echidnakid Wed 16-Jan-13 01:32:18

Georgia is okay, Georgina is better and I love George for short. Elizabeth is lovely.

Catchingmockingbirds Wed 16-Jan-13 01:36:46

I don't think it's chavvy but I don't like it tbh.

moreyear Wed 16-Jan-13 01:42:01

I find it a little 1990's but if you love it that is all that matters.

Trinpy Wed 16-Jan-13 13:32:36

I think of it as being a bit chavvy, but only because I went to school with a Georgia who was a bit chavvy! I can see how it would sound like a nice name to others who don't have that connection. And George/Georgie are cute as nns.

Wishfulmakeupping Wed 16-Jan-13 18:22:28

Thanks for all the feedback it's been useful- and I'm sure about the name, I was wobbling a bit - its such a huge decision! But she's gonna be a little Georgia for sure smile

LPplusOne Wed 16-Jan-13 18:35:45

well decided, Wish - congratulations on your DD-to-be and her gorgeous name!

MerryMarigold Wed 16-Jan-13 18:38:29

Georgiana is really one of the ugliest names I ever heard! Georgia is nice and so is Georgette and both great with Elizabeth.

Allalonenow Wed 16-Jan-13 18:47:01

I like Georgia, though I do like Georgiana better, and Georgina not at all. I also think the combination with Elizabeth is lovely.

I didn't think of the connection with the US state, though I did think of the Eastern European country, but I don't think either of those matter.

Greensleeves Wed 16-Jan-13 19:03:24

Is Georgiana pronounced Geor-jayne-a then?

my mother always said it was Geor-jar-na

I love Georgia Elizabeth by the way smile

Coconutty Wed 16-Jan-13 20:30:29

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scarecrow22 Wed 16-Jan-13 22:07:14

When you see LO you'll know if it's right smile

Thewhingingdefective Wed 16-Jan-13 22:10:31

I think Georgia Elizabeth is a great name. smile

diavlo Wed 16-Jan-13 22:20:31

I like it. I work in a very posh public school and have come accross a few 'rah' Georgia's, so not at all chavvy!

breatheslowly Wed 16-Jan-13 22:28:05

I like it. I don't think it is chavvy. I taught a Georgia, she was very attractive and had a lovely personality, so it reminds me of her.

strawberryswing Wed 16-Jan-13 23:14:06

My dd is Georgia. People tried to persuade me to choose Georgina or Georgiana instead, but i prefer Georgia and so glad I stuck with it. Listen to your own opinions and nobody elses smile

Obviously Im biased but it is no way chavvy, its beautiful.

Britchic Thu 17-Jan-13 02:04:28

One of my best friends is Georgia (nn Georgie) - she's beautiful, clever, and amazing, so I associate the name with those qualities. Not in the least bit chavvy!

Well done for making a decision op.

LifeIsBetterInFlipFlops Thu 17-Jan-13 12:40:11


monkeynumberthree Thu 17-Jan-13 13:09:53

Georgia is a beautiful, elegant name! And it makes me think of a lovely, wistful song called Georgia On My Mind. Great choice OP.

mrs2mic Thu 17-Jan-13 14:28:10

Georgia is lovely

CastingNasturtiums Thu 17-Jan-13 14:34:37

Love it.

nextbaby666 Mon 21-Jan-13 17:48:59

I have a Georgia, I love the name. She is only 2 and a half and corrects anyone who calls her George or Georgie! I don't think it's chavvy at all.

legallyblond Mon 21-Jan-13 22:20:15

I love Georgia. It will only be chavvy if you are! Lovely name if you ask me!

MotherOfFeralChild Mon 21-Jan-13 22:34:33

When naming my dd, there were certain names that reminded me of vile little creatures that I once taught. I have only taught one or two Georgias and they have all been delightful. Go for it.

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