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brokenhearted55a Wed 02-Apr-14 14:03:12

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FromagePlease Wed 02-Apr-14 14:06:09

Yay. Love it smile

mandbaby Wed 02-Apr-14 14:15:08

I love it too. Beautiful name.

Onesleeptillwembley Wed 02-Apr-14 14:20:32

Yes. If I'd have had a girl she would have been Beatrice. They're late teens early 20s now, and I still live it as much as then.

Discobugsacha Wed 02-Apr-14 14:25:18

Lovely name!

HyvaPaiva Wed 02-Apr-14 14:26:38


Rommell Wed 02-Apr-14 14:29:20

Really lovely name, and one that travels well too. Do it!

RabbitPies Wed 02-Apr-14 15:00:44

Nay. I think it has a harsh,unpleasant sound.

DramaAlpaca Wed 02-Apr-14 15:04:24


CruCru Fri 04-Apr-14 09:04:11

I've always loved Beatrice but it was vetoed by DH. Yay!

Gugglebum Fri 04-Apr-14 19:50:49

I'm mixed on it. I love the look of it, adore the meaning, but I'm not as keen on the sound of it. I like the pronunciation in French, but that is not helpful at all. On balance, I think it's quite a good name.

KiwiBanana Fri 04-Apr-14 19:59:31

I like it. Love Bea as a NN, it's one of those names that I always wished I had.

squoosh Fri 04-Apr-14 20:00:41

Nay. I think it's stuffy and frumpy.

honeybeeridiculous Fri 04-Apr-14 20:01:51

My best friend has just called her DD Beatrice,nn Bea
I love it

AntiDistinctlyMinty Fri 04-Apr-14 20:05:11

I think it's one of those names that seems 'old ladyish' until you meet a younger person with the name; then it just becomes normal. I went to uni with a Beatrice and a Constance; they both seem really young, fresh names to me now.

guineapig2014 Sun 06-Apr-14 10:06:31

Yay, love it especially bea as a nn.

alita7 Sun 06-Apr-14 10:21:32

it's on our shortlist smile

seasaltbaby Sun 06-Apr-14 12:09:38

Yay, defo. It will be the name for DC2 if a girl when arrives in 8 weeks! Just trying to come up with nice middle name now smile

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