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Girls names opinions please

(11 Posts)
Tiptoeshoes Sun 14-Jun-15 11:08:30

Baby due in 3 weeks. Don't know the flavour. We are sorted for boys names.

Opinions on girls names please...


florascotia Sun 14-Jun-15 11:20:31

Like Beatrice best - a lovely name.

IF, IF, IF it matters, Lorelei is usually spelled with an e towards the end, not an a:
And, also IF it matters, the famous rock/water spirit is traditionally spelled 'Loreley' in German. This explains the spelling:

Sophronia Sun 14-Jun-15 11:24:26

They're all nice, but I prefer Lorelei spelled this way.

VioletVelvet Sun 14-Jun-15 11:35:39

Eleanor is my favourite from your list. Gorgeous name x

PunkAssMoFo Sun 14-Jun-15 12:55:13

Beatrice is lovely, but very popular atm. The others are a little dull.

applecatchers36 Sun 14-Jun-15 13:04:22

Another vote for Eleanor not so keen on the others...

PallasCat Sun 14-Jun-15 14:37:02

Lorelei, Eleanor, Beatrice all excellent. Good shortlist, OP!
Like the nn options for Eleanor - Nell and Beatrice - Bea as well.
Not so keen on Abigail, and know a lot of Abigails aged teens to mid-twenties, if that's of interest.

Only1scoop Sun 14-Jun-15 14:39:34

Abigail or Eleanor.

I like Beatrix though.

The other 'Rocks'

CakeRattleandRoll Sun 14-Jun-15 17:14:41

My favourites are Abigail and Eleanor.

CPtart Sun 14-Jun-15 17:31:04

Eleanor is lovely, if kept as Eleanor and definitely not shortened to Ellie. And there are a lot of Ellie's.

MaElsie Mon 15-Jun-15 22:51:19

All lovely names, although Eleanor and Abigail quite popular. I've always liked lorelei but was put off choosing it because lorelei was a siren who lured men to their deaths on the rocks. All good choices though.

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