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Silent o's

(6 Posts)
Frikadellen Thu 28-Mar-13 16:51:37

I really love girls names with a silent o in them like

Phoebe
Aoife
Saoirse

Any further suggestions for silent o's?

MidnightMasquerader Thu 28-Mar-13 17:57:07

There's a whole gamut of Irish names to choose from, as your own list indicates.

I'd maybe do a google on them.

Can't think of any others immediately but will return to the thread if I do. smile

HappyHugs Thu 28-Mar-13 20:31:38

Caoimhe (Kee-va)
Eadoin (Ay-deen)

BernadetteRostenkowskiWolowitz Thu 28-Mar-13 21:07:17

I don't know if those irish os are silent though! My dc1 laughed at me for pronouncing phairc 'fark' today. Because I was applying English rules to Irish.

BernadetteRostenkowskiWolowitz Thu 28-Mar-13 21:08:29

although oi often go together so I think they are silent. Ignore me.

Sunnysummer Thu 28-Mar-13 22:56:30

Oenone? Phoenix? Outside of Irish names, this one is hard!

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