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Need to name "baby no name"...opinions please.

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Verynearlytea Sat 02-Mar-13 23:56:44

Little "baby no name" is now 6 days old and we need to decide which name to pick. It's between Nell and Eve. Love both but...
Eve - I think people may call her Evie which I like but it is currently very popular and this puts me off as I didn't want a faddy name.
Nell - am a bit worried folks will call her Nellie which I don't like.

Opinions please, which do you prefer?

DickdastardlyAndMutley Sun 03-Mar-13 13:23:31

Nell really lovely

Birdies Sun 03-Mar-13 14:52:10

Nell - a lovely name and not too popular

mumbaisapphire Sun 03-Mar-13 15:17:11

Much prefer Eve. FWIW I know an Evangeline who shortens it to Evie and also an Evelyn who does the same. However the Eva I know is simply Eva and same for the only Eve I've ever known - always just been Eve. I think the latter two are so short that they simply don't require shortening or changing.

cakebaby Sun 03-Mar-13 15:59:29

Ooohhhh, Nell, please pick Nell! It's so pretty and not commonly used at all, but was very popular in times gone by. I LOVE it and it was on my bump list but has been vetoed by dh. Grrrr....

Offcolour Sun 03-Mar-13 17:22:08

Nell. Beautiful and unusual. Congratulations on your dd :-)

ZolaBuddleia Sun 03-Mar-13 18:50:47

Nell! Deffo! It's lovely.

Ham69 Sun 03-Mar-13 19:55:11

Definitely Nell, I love it. I think it's a name in it's own right too. Bored of Eve/ Eva/ Evie/ Evelyn/ Evangaline, etc.

CognitiveOverload Sun 03-Mar-13 20:12:49


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