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Thoughts on Theodora...

(18 Posts)
thebestnameshavegone Thu 03-Apr-14 18:10:45

I really like Thea as a girls name but dh wants a longer version as the proper name, although the baby would still be known as Thea. I worry that Theodora might be a bit too much.

And what about middle names? We are in wales and I was thinking of maybe Elin or Seren, although dh isn't keen. He likes Rose as an alternative.

All opinions welcome!!

Kikibee Thu 03-Apr-14 18:12:59

Lovely name, prefer NN of Teddy, but just my opinion smile

wrapsuperstar Thu 03-Apr-14 18:14:05

Dorothea if you're not keen?

VodkaRevelation Thu 03-Apr-14 18:15:26

How about Thea-Rose Seren

DharmaBumpkin Thu 03-Apr-14 18:18:35

I like Theadora (my phone autocorrected to 'the adorable')

How about Theadora Haf? Nice single syllable Welsh name :-)

Jbck Thu 03-Apr-14 18:34:05

Love it, Teddy or Thea or Dora fir short.

RabbitPies Thu 03-Apr-14 18:58:42

It's lovely,and Thea is even better.

JacqueslePeacock Thu 03-Apr-14 19:05:03

I prefer Dorothea. Cerys might be a nice middle name?

Eastpoint Thu 03-Apr-14 22:45:22

Chipmunks? Isn't the yo

Eastpoint Thu 03-Apr-14 22:45:58

Sorry, isn't the youngest chipmunk in Alvin & the Chipmunks Theodora?

ScarletFedora Thu 03-Apr-14 22:48:25

Absolutely love it. Was my top choice for DD. We went for something v similar in the end. Thea is a lovely NN as is Dora.

JuniperHeartwand Thu 03-Apr-14 22:49:23

It's the name of Robbie Williams daughter isn't it?

Eastpoint Thu 03-Apr-14 22:55:28

Sorry no it's Theodore & Eleanor <shuffles off to bed embarrassed>.

Theas18 Thu 03-Apr-14 22:57:23

You know what I think.... Just go for Thea!

Tranquilitybaby Thu 03-Apr-14 23:11:21

I love it and gave done since Robbie named his daughter it x

ChickenMe Thu 03-Apr-14 23:23:11

It's lovely. Also like Teodora but it doesn't shorten as well without the H

Weegiemum Thu 03-Apr-14 23:24:24

I would prefer Dorothea too.

MrTumblesCrackWhore Thu 03-Apr-14 23:25:24

Althea too?

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