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Emily Elizabeth or Emily Jane ???

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Luc28 Mon 04-Jan-16 21:07:28

We are really struggling with the middle name for our eagerly awaited baby girl. We have decided on Emily for the first name but can't agree on middle, we've narrowed it down to Elizabeth or Jane! My other daughter is Lilly Elizabeth, my middle name is Elizabeth so is my mothers and her mothers and so on .... But .... Is Emily Elizabeth to many E's?? Jane is the other option and grandmothers name so we're trying to keep some form of tradition/family name.

Help and opinions would be much appreciated!!

BikeRunSki Mon 04-Jan-16 21:10:44

Elizabeth Jane?

MrsMillions Mon 04-Jan-16 21:10:55

I'm an Emily Jane, have always thought it flows nicely - Emily Elizabeth would be quite a mouthful!

bumblebeerat Mon 04-Jan-16 21:12:23

Emily Jane. Emily Elizabeth just reminds me of Clifford the big red dog.

MamaMary Mon 04-Jan-16 21:13:55

Emily Bronte was Emily Jane Bronte and I've always thought it was a beautiful combination.

timelytess Mon 04-Jan-16 21:15:10

Lovely names - you can't go wrong.

Daysleeper1985 Mon 04-Jan-16 21:16:52

My sister is Emily Jane Elizabeth! We are from Bronte country.

Luc28 Mon 04-Jan-16 21:17:11

Thankyou all so much!! smile just need that reassurance!

Sophronia Mon 04-Jan-16 23:14:46

Emily Jane as you've already used Elizabeth.

NadiaWadia Tue 05-Jan-16 00:13:01

Emily Jane goes really well. Emily Elizabeth - great names individually but together too many 'e' and 'l' sounds.

EnglishRose1320 Tue 05-Jan-16 00:16:43

Like Bumble Emily Elizabeth just reminds me of Clifford the big red dog. Love both names though.

DramaAlpaca Tue 05-Jan-16 00:18:13

Emily Jane

DivaDroid Tue 05-Jan-16 00:25:43

My DD is Emily Elizabeth smile. I love it - Elizabeth is one of my middle names.

FloraFurball Tue 05-Jan-16 00:39:42

DS would've been Emily Elizabeth if he'd been a girl. I still love it.

xmasseason Tue 05-Jan-16 08:51:04

Emily Jane

Emily Elizabeth has too many E and L sounds.

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