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Verity Clementine

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truthvoyager Thu 20-Feb-14 03:27:30

What does everyone think of this combination? I love Verity Clementine written down, but I'm not too sure when spoken.

Note: I pronounce Clementine Clemen-teen.

sonlypuppyfat Thu 20-Feb-14 03:30:06

Yes its lovely I know a Verity its a nice name, thing about middle names who ever says their full names?

MarvellousMechanicalMouseOrgan Thu 20-Feb-14 20:40:31

I prefer it as a combo with the other pronunciation of Clementine, it seems to be easier to say.

HoneyandRum Thu 20-Feb-14 20:43:15

Love both names, go for it!

Davidhasselhoffstoecheese Fri 21-Feb-14 20:05:22

Violet also could be nice

lljkk Fri 21-Feb-14 20:07:44

I shudder at them both (sorry but you should never ask online unless you want blunt opinions).
Just use what you like. If you love 'em use 'em.

NaturalBlondeYeahRight Fri 21-Feb-14 20:08:26

Love them both.

SilkStalkings Sat 22-Feb-14 11:49:14

It's okaaaaay but bordering on the twee. Sounds like a shortlived would-be mumpreneur w-a-h-m business selling handmade unwashable keepsake baby blankets that cost far more to make than can be sold for.

Allalonenow Sat 22-Feb-14 11:51:08

It's a lovely name smile

ThreeBecameFour Sat 22-Feb-14 16:46:04

I am not sure. It is very traditional for my taste.

brokenhearted55a Sat 22-Feb-14 16:52:53

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

HerGraciousMajTheBeardedPotato Sat 22-Feb-14 16:53:41

Both names are nice IMO, but they don't go well together.

Verity was on my list, but dh vetoed it because he knew a Verity at school, who used to get called Ferrety.

ButICantaloupe Sat 22-Feb-14 16:55:42

Sorry, OP. They aren't a good combination IMO. It just sounds a 'bit much'.

Verity on its own is lovely, though. smile

Hewhodares Sat 22-Feb-14 17:01:49

Such beautiful names but I'm not sure together?

MarysDressSways Sun 23-Feb-14 11:22:24

I think it's lovely!

Nancy66 Sun 23-Feb-14 11:40:00

nice names but not together. Bit OTT

Theonlyoneiknow Sun 23-Feb-14 12:26:56

I really like Verity but not so keen on Clementine as the middle name. Any other middle name options?

truthvoyager Mon 24-Feb-14 01:47:52

There is also Aria. DH likes this one, but I thought it was a bit too modern. Thoughts?

truthvoyager Mon 24-Feb-14 02:34:41

Another is Maya, which is the mn of an aunt I'm very fond of.

So, instead of Verity Clementine, there could also be:

Verity Aria
Verity Maya

Please let me know what you all think of these alternatives.

MrRected Mon 24-Feb-14 02:40:27

IMO I think it's a bit of a mouthful. On it's own, Verity is a lovely name but in combination with Clementine, it sounds a bit pretentious. Of course, the second name rarely comes into it, so won't make a blind bit of difference unless you are thinking of hyphenating the name.

LettertoHermioneGranger Mon 24-Feb-14 02:41:25

Verity Clementine sounds very American Southern Belle to me. A bit twee. I like both names on their own, and I like Aria.

butterfliesinmytummy Mon 24-Feb-14 03:41:34

I like Verity, but then I have a Verity Elizabeth, after a great grandmother. She gets called Vivi.

SilkStalkings Mon 24-Feb-14 18:46:21

Aria is awesome. Operatic references and homage to Arya Stark, a worthy role model for any girl.

felicisbirdsong Tue 25-Feb-14 08:53:09

How about

Verity Violet
Verity Primrose
Verity Lavender

if you want to continue with an 'organic' theme?

Winglet Tue 25-Feb-14 10:40:26

I think that is just lovely smile

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