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Worried what people will day if we choose the name !

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hayser33 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:09:06

Can anyone give me an opinion on which name they prefer
The middle name will be Dawn after my Nan
Choices are
Maggie (which I love so does partner and eldest daughter)
Alice
Emmy
Leni
Thanks I'm worried about comments if I have Maggie!!

troodiedoo Wed 14-Jun-17 19:14:08

All lovely! I've just had an Alice. Did think about Margaret/ Maggie. Thatcher put me off in the end though.

hayser33 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:14:28

My other children are called Lucy Jude and Katy so also which name goes better

Gunpowder Wed 14-Jun-17 19:16:09

I think Maggie is a beautiful name and very cool. Go for the name you love. People will associate it with your daughter so quickly and if they say anything negative they are rude.

Gunpowder Wed 14-Jun-17 19:16:53

I think they all go with your other DC's names except for Leni.

ThroughThickAndThin01 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:17:38

Maggie is great.

Or what about Peggy?

MrsD79 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:22:23

Maggie.

Danny?

jmscp2015 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:24:18

I love Maggie smile

hayser33 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:30:10

Quite like Peggy also Danny is nice I do like a unisex name which is why I thought of Leni . Will likely have Maggie as you all seem to like it smile

Sugarpiehoneyeye Wed 14-Jun-17 19:32:01

I like Alice Dawn.
Maggie is nice too.😀

Biscuitsneeded Wed 14-Jun-17 19:33:08

Maggie is nice. Don't let a horrible woman spoil a perfectly good name!

hayser33 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:34:28

I hadent even thought if Thatcher i must admit lol confused

mayoli Wed 14-Jun-17 19:35:58

Emmy is my favourite but I think Alice goes best with your other DCs names smile

magbob Wed 14-Jun-17 19:38:07

I have a Maggie and no-one has been negative. I secretly love that if her name is called, for example in a doctor's surgery, people expect to see a 70 year old! Her only quibble is that people assume she is called Maddie because that is more common for a teenager

FloralTribute Wed 14-Jun-17 19:42:42

Lenin makes me think of goose-stepping Hitler Youth singing the Horst-Wessel Lied, unfortunately, grin but interestingly, Maggie doesn't have Thatcher connotations for me -- I really like it.

Bestseller2017 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:45:49

Alice Dawn is lovely.

VinIsGroot Wed 14-Jun-17 19:47:13

Emily is preferable

MiniAlphaBravo Wed 14-Jun-17 19:47:20

I think Alice Dawn is really beautiful and goes well with your other lovely names. I do think thatcher sadly when I hear Maggie 😔

I also had Agnes on my list then you could have Aggie if you liked that. I still prefer Alice though.smile

hayser33 Wed 14-Jun-17 19:52:07

Hard to decide Alice Dawn is nice isint it i just thought Maggie is different

Sophronia Wed 14-Jun-17 19:57:38

Maggie Dawn.

AfunaMbatata Wed 14-Jun-17 19:59:08

Maggie reminds me of maggots too much, the other names are lovely though.

Mulch Wed 14-Jun-17 20:00:42

Maggie as a nickname for Margaret or magdelena? Just seems abit lacking for a first name

hayser33 Wed 14-Jun-17 20:04:49

Just Maggie as not overly keen on Margaret and we would never call her that and Magdalena is too long as other children names are only 4 letters so didn't wany anything too long

QuietNinjaTardis Wed 14-Jun-17 20:08:03

I like Maggie as a stand alone name and Maggie Dawn sounds really nice, but unusual in the combo. Go for it.

SirNiallDementia Wed 14-Jun-17 20:17:24

I like all the names on your list but Maggie is my favourite!

If you and your family like Maggie, just use it!

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