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Russian names to go with these middle names...

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MultipleMama Thu 27-Mar-14 18:22:31

Basically what the title says. Can you think of any? (Excluding names starting with A,D, and K)

We like these middle names;
Boy: Bartholomew
Girl: Bella

AuntieStella Thu 27-Mar-14 19:16:13

For boys: Gregor, Kiril, Roman, Nikita, Mischa/Mikhail?

For girls, rather harder as most end in "a" and could eadil sound a bit too sing-song with Bella. Perhaps Sofia, Natasha, Anastasia, Lyudmila?

MultipleMama Thu 27-Mar-14 21:13:30

It's either Bella or Beatrix - I was worried about the A thing too.

I like those names but not keen on them. Here's my dillema; I like Ivan but it's my brother's name, I like Petrov but it's my brother's parnter's name, and I like Vladmir but not only is it my dad's name but it's also both brother and mine's patronymic name. Damn Russian naming grin

I love Jasha but it sounds too informal and more of a short/affectionate name than a first name.

LindaMcCartneySausage Thu 27-Mar-14 21:16:16

Olga, Natalia, Valentina

Alexander (Sacha), Sergei

redrubyindigo Thu 27-Mar-14 21:22:34



Allalonenow Thu 27-Mar-14 21:33:28


And my favourite, Renta

Also I prefer Beatrice to Beatrix and think it's more interesting than Bella.

MultipleMama Thu 27-Mar-14 22:01:51

I like Beatrice too.

I like Vikor and Felix smile

Leeds2 Thu 27-Mar-14 22:03:40

I know an Anoushka who is absolutely gorgeous! (aged 4)

MultipleMama Thu 27-Mar-14 22:09:31

Oh I like that name, it's lovely smile

MultipleMama Thu 27-Mar-14 22:12:43

But already have 3 DC with A names and don't want anymore! smile

ChickenMe Fri 28-Mar-14 00:18:01

I'm a big fan of Soviet era ladies gymnastics and they had some fantastic names...Nadezdha, Zinaida, Oksana, Svetlana, Viktoria, Larisa, Ecaterina, Nina, Galina to mention a few..

Nataleejah Fri 28-Mar-14 07:06:20

Boy -- Yegor
Girl -- Svetlana

JanePurdy Fri 28-Mar-14 10:23:03

This is going to sound stalky but are you pregnant? Didn't you just name twins?! (Artemis?)

stinkingbishop Fri 28-Mar-14 10:25:40

Tatiana or Larissa

NotJustACigar Fri 28-Mar-14 10:47:10

Girl - Tanya
Boy - Ivor

MultipleMama Fri 28-Mar-14 15:17:51

I had Apollo & Artemis is October. I'm not pregnant however, we are TTC in Aug. But no harm in browsing names now grin

expatinscotland Fri 28-Mar-14 15:20:12


MultipleMama Sat 29-Mar-14 18:21:06

What do you think of Yakov/Jacov? These are DH's favourites. They are Russian variants of Jacob.

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