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Olivia Lara or Olivia Isabel?

(19 Posts)
DimpleHands Sat 17-Oct-15 16:59:44

Help me choose! Surname is a fairly normal two syllable name.

Sophronia Sat 17-Oct-15 17:02:01

Olivia Lara

ThroughThickAndThin01 Sat 17-Oct-15 17:03:25

Olivia Lara

Olivia Isabel sounds clumsy to me.

Lunastarfish Sat 17-Oct-15 17:56:26

Olivia Isabel

(or Lara Olivia)

celtictoast Sat 17-Oct-15 19:16:21

Olivia Isabel sounds lovely.

Too much L and A in Olivia Lara.

MrsCaecilius Mon 19-Oct-15 15:12:23

Olivia Isabel, definitely. I find Lara a bit slur-y (I did try and write that 'slurry' but that has other, far less pleasant connotations!)

WhyCantIuseTheNameIWant Mon 19-Oct-15 15:17:35

I agree with toast.

Wildernessrock Mon 19-Oct-15 15:20:51

I like Lara Olivia better. I know sooo many Olivias that it has kind of put me off the name now! Lara is more u usual and she won't have 2 others with the same name in her class!

Sgoinneal Mon 19-Oct-15 15:23:23

Lara is lovely! But Olivia Isabel if it's a straight choice, agree with celtictoast

MyNewBearTotoro Mon 19-Oct-15 15:36:25

Olivia Isobel.

I agree that Olivia Lara is too much L and A.

Indole Mon 19-Oct-15 16:07:50

Olivia Lara. I think the two vowels together at the end of Olivia and beginning of Isabel make it weird to say. Also, Olivia and Isabel are both quite common names round here (may be different where you are) and Lara is more unusual.

Sophronia Mon 19-Oct-15 17:08:52

Agree that Lara would be lovely as a first name, Lara Isabel or Lara Olivia.

Alisvolatpropiis Mon 19-Oct-15 21:34:51

Olivia Lara doesn't flow well.

Olivia Isobel does.

Lara Olivia makes me think of Laurence Olivier.

mrsschu Mon 19-Oct-15 21:57:08

Olivia Lara is nicer IMO. Middle names are largely irrelevant though so I'm not sure it really matters...

RiverTam Mon 19-Oct-15 22:03:15

Olivia Lara

brokenhearted55a Tue 20-Oct-15 01:13:29

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MoriartyIsMyAngel Tue 20-Oct-15 02:44:47

As brokenhearted says, neither flows wonderfully well.

mathanxiety Tue 20-Oct-15 03:39:21

I think Olivia Lara flows really well.

Fwiw, I like Lara Isobel better than either one on your list.

LittleCatInAOneBedroomFlat Tue 20-Oct-15 08:28:18

Olivia Lars out of the 2.

Olivia is a lovely choice of name.

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