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(38 Posts)
Mylittlepuds Tue 12-Feb-13 20:50:34

We are dead set on Harriet but I just heard this name and thought 'oooh'. What do you think?

ineedtochange Wed 13-Feb-13 00:57:15

Love it. My cousin's name is Verity (mid twenties) and she is beautiful inside and out. I've never seen another Verity but I always assume they'll be gorgeous because of her.

MiaowTheCat Wed 13-Feb-13 09:24:27

I liked it for this baby - it got vetoed by hubby (as did Harriet incidentally).

Habanada Wed 13-Feb-13 09:36:25

I love it but I'm ver(it)y biased ;) It's unusual without being wacky I think.
Every Verity I've known has been beautiful inside and out, hence why we chose it.

She does get a veri(e)ty of nicknames including Vera, Vespa, VT, Vivi, Vee, Ferret and Visa. Never had Vez though!

12ylnon Wed 13-Feb-13 09:46:48

Verity is so lovely. The Verity i know is nicknamed 'Vee'... I've never heard anyone call her Vez or Vezza.

squoosh Wed 13-Feb-13 13:49:13

Outwardly po faced 1950's vicar's daughter who gets up to all sorts of racy hijinx with the local tearaways.

Sashapineapple Wed 13-Feb-13 14:38:34

Don't like either, sorry. What about Hermione.

Hoaz Wed 13-Feb-13 14:50:51

Tarlia - I was going to say careful of you live in the South! I live in a place where T's are never pronounced. I know a teenage Verity and it makes me shudder every time she says her own name let alone her friends!

Mylittlepuds Wed 13-Feb-13 16:04:02

Okay so (most) seem to think it's nice! I think I'm still set on Harriet (Hattie as nn). What about Harriet Verity? Is that too much of a mouthful?

LittleAbruzzenBear Wed 13-Feb-13 16:06:00

I like Harriet, but love Verity! It was a name I considered, but DC2 turned out to be a DS!

MidnightMasquerader Wed 13-Feb-13 19:24:17

I don't like it - can't pinpoint why.

But if your DH hates it, then surely it's a no go?

ellesabe Wed 13-Feb-13 19:42:54

It was on my list smile

shoppingtrolley Thu 14-Feb-13 10:46:53

have you considered Verena? I like that.

BeehavingBaby Thu 14-Feb-13 10:52:47

Love it, really really do.

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