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Help/ Opinions with girls names please

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mrsnobby Wed 30-Jan-13 13:34:47

We are a bit stuck and would value your humble opinions....

I like but DH has vetoed

Names we like but can't use

Think we light not to frilly -ie ending names in general

Any thoughts on our top 4 or other suggestions?
Thank you

ZooAnimals Wed 30-Jan-13 13:54:29

Imogen - nice
Claudia - awful
Emilia - too popular
Isla - really nice
Georgia - nice

I like Harriet and Nancy as well. Elsa is ok. I don't like Honor.



allyfe Wed 30-Jan-13 14:45:10

Imogen - like it
Claudia - not so keen
Emilia - like it (We have a number of Emily's round here but no Emilia's)
Isla - I think it is a tiny bit faddy, but a nice name. But my daughter has a 'faddy' name, so don't let that stop you if you love it smile
Georgia - not so keen

Other suggestions:

Laurel (only because I LOVE this one)

DonkeysDontRideBicycles Wed 30-Jan-13 15:21:39

Claudia - love it.
Imogen - next best.
Lauren - hear it a lot.
Louise or Louisa - hadn't seen these for ages but definitely starting to re-emerge.

Was also thinking of Eloise, Victoria, Dorothy.

Lollybrolly Wed 30-Jan-13 16:15:23

Imogen - like alot but fairly popular amongv my DDs peer groups(mine are 12 and 14yo)

Claudia - Love.

Emilia - Lovely but so popular atm.

Isla - Love. I wanted this but DH said no. Weirdly my 12yo currently has 2 in her class but we move around alot and its the first time we have ever met any Islas.

Georgia - nice but does not jump out at me.

How about Freya?

Yfronts Wed 30-Jan-13 19:03:33

Violet? Iona? Clara?

I like Claudia best form your list.

JazzAnnNonMouse Wed 30-Jan-13 20:27:35

Isla is lovely - are you having middle names?

mrsnobby Wed 30-Jan-13 21:42:40

Thank you ladies.
Like Emma.
Love Freya but another one we can't use am afraid.
Middle names would be Selina Rose or Rose Selina- both family names

Yay4may Wed 30-Jan-13 22:18:18

Like all your names but they're v popular if you care about such things. Georgia my favourite - good mix of popular and traditional.

Stixswhichtwizzle Wed 30-Jan-13 23:39:59

I like Claudia and Imogen. I know many will say all your names are popular but I'm a teacher and I have never taught any girls by any of the names on your list and I've been teaching for too long smile

DessieLou Wed 30-Jan-13 23:49:49

I like Georgia from your list. LOVE Selina Rose! (could this not be full name?). I heard of a Selina Rose the other day and it struck me as a really pretty name combo.
How about Hannah, Hayley, Elena, Helena, Alice, Lucy?

amazingmumof6 Fri 01-Feb-13 12:47:08

like Claudia or Emilia

RubyGrace17 Fri 01-Feb-13 17:37:24

Love Imogen and Emilia. Claudia always reminds me of the Babysitter Club books!


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