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How many do you know? Imogen and Mya

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IBelieveInPink Sun 28-Jul-13 07:30:39

We have narrowed names for our baby girl down to 2. I know names go in and out of popularity, but I am just curious to know how popular these 2 are at the moment?
So... How many children do you know with either the name Imogen or Mya? Thanks smile

lljkk Sun 28-Jul-13 10:51:50

How do you pronounce Mya? Is it My-UH? MEEE-uh, what?
I know one Maya (MY-uh) and no Imogens.
Imogen makes me cringe, tbh, not remotely pretty in my mind. I can't see Imogen having a sister called Jayde & a brother called Tyler.

mrsyattering Sun 28-Jul-13 10:54:30

0 Imogen
6 Mia/Mya

fluffyraggies Sun 28-Jul-13 11:04:46

Mya = to rhyme with 'higher'.

(the one i know is anyway smile )

fluffyraggies Sun 28-Jul-13 11:08:25

The Maya i know is pronounced as in the beginning of 'mayonnaise'.
The Mia is like Meee-a smile

IBelieveInPink Sun 28-Jul-13 13:06:01

Thanks ladies, appreciate all the feedback smile

Frikadellen Sun 28-Jul-13 13:41:36

0 Imogens
1 Maya
1 Mya
3 Mia's
1 Maja

Hashtagwhatever Sun 28-Jul-13 13:42:48

No imogen
One mya one myia

BikeRunSki Sun 28-Jul-13 13:44:04

1 imogen (3)
1 Maya (5)

And some adult ones of each.

Mollie272 Sun 28-Jul-13 15:02:00

No Imogen's, but loads of Mias/Myas round here.

hurricanemum Sun 28-Jul-13 20:05:39

2 Imogens and 3 Maya/Mia
Imogen nicer and more classic imho

Cocodale Sun 28-Jul-13 20:15:21

One of each x

sandberry Sun 28-Jul-13 20:41:25

the odd Imogen and millions of Maya/Mya/Maja/Maia so much so it has become a joke. I once walked round the PN ward and only one baby girl was not a Maia/Maya/Mya/Maja. It is super trendy because it is nice and works in a number of languages/cultures and it looks less popular than it is because of the spelling variations.

amessagetoyouYoni Mon 29-Jul-13 11:18:29

I know three Imogens. One adult and two little girls of about 5 yrs old. Nice name.

I know infant school aged children called Maya and Mia. Two teenagers called Mya with that spelling. Also a Maja and Maia! Both little girls.

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