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HELP stuck for middle names!!

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rubies83 Wed 20-Jul-16 14:28:47

Hi all we have chosen the first name Emerald, but are having trouble finding a middle name to go with it! Please no names beginning with "J" thanks x

SteviebunsBottrittrundle Wed 20-Jul-16 14:41:00

Emerald is lovely! I haven't ears it before.

The obvious one to avoid is Isla! grin

So you could either go for something quite classic. I know someone who did this with all four of her DCs. They have unusual first names and classic middle names so that they can always use their middle name if they decide they don't like the first one.

In that case:

Emerald Amy
Emerald Elizabeth
Emerald Hannah
Emerald Alexandra

Or else:

Emerald Persephone
Emerald Octavia
Emerald Aurelia
Emerald Leonora
Emerald Isadora

SteviebunsBottrittrundle Wed 20-Jul-16 14:41:28

"Haven't heard it" not "ears it"!

thyroidmum Wed 20-Jul-16 14:49:06

Don't like Emerald.

Sounds like a my little pony or unicorn!

How about Elodie or Elouise ?

Ilovenannyplum Wed 20-Jul-16 15:03:29

She asked for middle names, she's already chosen Emerald as a first name....

I think something quite classic and short with one syllable

Emerald Jane
Emerald Anne

Something along those lines?

Ilovenannyplum Wed 20-Jul-16 15:04:08

Oh not Jane blush misread the J part

Iliveinalighthousewiththeghost Wed 20-Jul-16 15:47:55

Emerald Astrid
Emerald Sian
Emerald Sophia
Emerald Grace
Emerald Willow
Emerald Lucille
Emerald Lucia
Emerald Faith
Emerald Rosetta
Emerald Terese
Emerald Meridith
Emerald Lisette
Emerald Georgianna
Emerald Rosanna
Emerald Jeanette
Emerald Simone
Emerald Patrice
Emerald Josephina
Emerald Amelia
Emerald Margaret
Emerald Marta
Emerald Loiusa
Emerald Vivienne
Emerald Anastasia
Emerald Belinda
Emerald Marcella
Emerald Catherine

Iliveinalighthousewiththeghost Wed 20-Jul-16 15:52:05

Emerald Aurura
Emerald Natalia
Emerald Mabel
Emerald Isabella
Emerald Alicia
Emerald Christina
Emerald Poppy
Emerald Cassandra
Emerald Lily

HereIAm20 Wed 20-Jul-16 16:09:41

Emerald Amelia just slipped off my tongue

winniemcgoogan Wed 20-Jul-16 16:32:49


LemonBreeland Wed 20-Jul-16 16:40:53

Do you not have any family names you could use for a middle name?

Twinklestar2 Wed 20-Jul-16 16:48:06

I really like Emerald!

Sophronia Wed 20-Jul-16 17:04:10

I know an Emerald in her twenties. Lovely name.

Emerald Alice
Emerald Charlotte
Emerald Anna
Emerald Chloe
Emerald Florence
Emerald Ava
Emerald Frances
Emerald Hannah
Emerald Lucy
Emerald Rebecca
Emerald Sophie
Emerald Zoe
Emerald Freya
Emerald Sarah
Emerald Tamsin
Emerald Victoria
Emerald Susannah
Emerald Louisa
Emerald Phoebe
Emerald Maria

caju Wed 20-Jul-16 18:00:17

I don't really see the point of middle names, so if you don't have a strong feeling for any name in particular, I'd just go with nothing. Or, if you really think you need one, then go with one of a family member. Perhaps your name, or your mum's.

I don't think anybody has ever used my middle name - apart from when that conversation of what people's middle names are used to come up at school - so whether a middle name "goes with" a first name is of supreme unimportance in my opinion.

Iliveinalighthousewiththeghost Wed 20-Jul-16 19:03:32

Emerald Celeste
Emerald Cecile
Emerald Francesca

rubies83 Wed 20-Jul-16 21:36:46

Thanks for all the replies some lovely names to add to the list. We love the name Emerald and wont be changing it thanks for the suggestions though smile x

Threefaries Thu 21-Jul-16 16:07:01

Emerald is a gorgeous name. I like winnies suggestion, it just seems to roll really well.

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