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What do you think of Laure?

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deliakate Thu 11-Apr-13 08:07:16

What do you think of Laure as a girl's name? It's listed on Mumsnet's Baby Name Finder.

Surname is Thomas. Also thinking of Angelique, I'm a Francophile when it comes to names at least.....

mrsdinklage Thu 11-Apr-13 08:12:52

Love it. I knew a girl called Marie-Laure it really suited her.

itsnothingoriginal Thu 11-Apr-13 09:50:22

Not sure it works with British pronunciation - I think people would struggle to say it correctly beautifully!

I love Angelique though smile

starfishmummy Thu 11-Apr-13 09:53:09

I don't think people will pronounce kt properly and will probably think she is Laura.

BoyMeetsWorld Thu 11-Apr-13 12:40:36

Adore it - would it bother you if it were pronounced Laura?

Bayleaf5 Thu 11-Apr-13 13:11:28

Love Angelique!

googlyeyes Thu 11-Apr-13 14:01:43

That's the thing. In France it is pronounced beautifully and distinctly.

In the UK it will be pronounced 'Law' at best

EhricLovesTeamQhuay Thu 11-Apr-13 22:09:43

It won't work in England.

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