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superdupermama Fri 05-Jul-13 21:13:16

What do you think of it?

bootsycollins Sat 06-Jul-13 21:27:10

Beautiful name.

Doilooklikeatourist Sat 06-Jul-13 21:23:24

Good name
mine actually
Classy and timeless .
When I was little , a looooooong time ago , no other Emma's that I knew , but my friends family had a cat called Emma .
I think it looks good spelt out all lower case .
emma .

brokenhearted55 Sat 06-Jul-13 21:16:42

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rockybalboa Sat 06-Jul-13 21:14:48

Lovely and although I know LOADS born in the 70's/80's, you don't hear it much these days.

Vijac Sat 06-Jul-13 14:08:23

Lovely, strong name.

MrsJohnDeere Sat 06-Jul-13 14:07:07


redgate Sat 06-Jul-13 14:01:42


sleepingbeautiful Sat 06-Jul-13 14:00:19

Emma is a nice name. I know it's top 5 in Canada (DH is Canadian) and we know 3 baby/toddler Emmas. Don't know any tiny British ones though.
I like Elizabeth a bit better, but if given a nn like Bess or Betsy. I dislike Liz, so would pick Emma over that.

bugsybill Sat 06-Jul-13 13:24:57

I like it but sadly it is overused imo.

I like the pattern of the name so also really like Ella, Anna, Hannah.

However they are also overused imo sad

So how about sanna, mella, etta, Lola?

squoosh Sat 06-Jul-13 02:46:07

It's pretty but boring. A solid, 'don't draw any attention to yourself' kind of name.

GW297 Sat 06-Jul-13 00:44:51

Timeless classic. Suits any age. Beautiful.

jessjessjess Sat 06-Jul-13 00:25:28

I love Emma. Used to be overused but not now.

BlueStarsAtNight Fri 05-Jul-13 23:51:17

I like it, and think it is way nicer than Elizabeth, which i know most people love but I just find it Dull and a bit ugly.

Namechanger012345 Fri 05-Jul-13 23:10:20

I like it and I prefer it to Elizabeth.

Elquota Fri 05-Jul-13 23:03:53

I quite like it, as well as other "Em" names like Emmeline, Emily etc.

Lala241280 Fri 05-Jul-13 22:16:47

Emma is beautiful name , was alway going to call my daughter it even before I knew I was having a girl lol
Black mogul think your being a bit harsh

Suzieismyname Fri 05-Jul-13 22:16:26

They are both beautiful classic names. Elizabeth has more potential for nicknames.

Wishfulmakeupping Fri 05-Jul-13 22:14:36

Emma is a nice classic name but I prefer Elizabeth lots of lovely nn possibilities can I suggest Besty? And is my dd middle name so obviously fabulous

SizzleSazz Fri 05-Jul-13 22:14:12

I too think it is lovely and under used. Only one in DC's school

NowPlayingZone Fri 05-Jul-13 22:14:05

Way nicer than Elizabeth, now that is dull.

Kaekae Fri 05-Jul-13 22:12:48

It is ok, a bit boring. It is my middle name, prefer it over my first name.

superdupermama Fri 05-Jul-13 22:12:34

Ok, see your points. How would you rate it against Elizabeth?

GaiusIsAnAceName Fri 05-Jul-13 22:10:51

Boring but classic

Queazy Fri 05-Jul-13 21:52:40

It's a beautiful name - it's classic and so I honestly don't think it matters if lots of others use it.

NotGoodNotBad Fri 05-Jul-13 21:48:42

Lovely name. why didn't my parents call me Emma

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