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Is this TOO weird/out there?

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RunRabbit Sun 13-Oct-13 19:45:29

Temperance Grace.

Yay or nay?

ConfusedandDazed24 Sun 13-Oct-13 19:45:53

LOVE it!

filee777 Sun 13-Oct-13 19:46:49

Not a fan, sounds like a name straight out of Bible Belt America.

scratchandsniff Sun 13-Oct-13 19:47:29

Hmmm I don't think she'll thank you for that one when she's older.

piratecat Sun 13-Oct-13 19:49:49

not keen, Temperance just doesn't sound how it means iyswim

Rhubarbgarden Sun 13-Oct-13 19:51:42

Temperance is too clunky.

Oh dear. No, sorry but it's priggish.
Constance Grace
Verity Grace
both nice.

No. Sorry.

She will hate it.

cookielove Sun 13-Oct-13 19:52:52

I do love it smile

I like both of them and they go well together.

BunnyLebowski Sun 13-Oct-13 19:54:46

It's not nice. At all. Like most virtue names imo.

Sounds clunky and why would you name your daughter after the practice of not enjoying anything in life?!

Zipadeedoodah Sun 13-Oct-13 19:55:16

Sorry no :-( try not to judge but you did Grace though...gorgeous name

ILetHimKeep20Quid Sun 13-Oct-13 19:55:27

Have you considered Tabitha?

RunRabbit Sun 13-Oct-13 19:57:29

I like the flow but if she doesn't like it there's no good nickname for it either. Hmm.

Love Tabitha but was looking for something a bit different.

TallulahBetty Sun 13-Oct-13 19:59:29

Not keen. I like Cadence though, could that work?

Layl77 Sun 13-Oct-13 20:00:11

No! Very clunky doesnt look or sound nice and I don't think the grace goes with them both ending in-ce

RandomMess Sun 13-Oct-13 20:01:07

Nope not Temperance, sorry

starrystarryknut Sun 13-Oct-13 20:05:37

Cadence? How bizarre... perfect, plagal, imperfect or interrupted?

YoMamma Sun 13-Oct-13 20:07:23

I'm afraid I'm not keen. Reminds me of the character in Bones who is really quite annoying and shortened to Tempe which is hideous.

yellowsnownoteatwillyou Sun 13-Oct-13 20:07:44

I know a 3 year old temperance she gets called tempy, I wouldn't have used it but it suits her.

invicta Sun 13-Oct-13 20:09:32

Quite like it, although does sound very American

TallulahBetty Sun 13-Oct-13 20:11:50

Temperance just reminded me of Cadence <shrugs>

Disclaimer: it is gin o'clock in the Betty house.

NachoAddict Sun 13-Oct-13 20:13:01

I dot like it, I love Cathy Reichs books and Bones but I hate reading the name Temperance on them, it annoys me every time.

Quite like Grace though. Elizabeth Grace maybe or Catherine Grace if you want a long first name.

Mollydoggerson Sun 13-Oct-13 20:14:52

total mouthful, but if you like it go for it.

It sounds like a Baptist name.

spiderlight Sun 13-Oct-13 20:17:38

What about Talitha as a slight variation on Tabitha?

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