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sleepingwiththelighton Sun 29-Oct-17 19:04:42

I have four children already with names very similar to Fleur , Eva , Reuben and Nancy (don’t want to put actual names on in case anyone recognised me , we haven’t told anyone the sex of the baby).

Which of these goes best with the middle name Francis ?

Nora
Lucinda (Lucy)
Ellen
Beatrix
Freya

Welcome to any other suggestions !

DramaAlpaca Sun 29-Oct-17 19:08:44

Not Freya, two names beginning with F is a bit much.

I like Lucy best from your list, or Beatrix. Don't like Ellen or Nora at all.

Btw, it's spelled Frances for a girl, Francis is the male version.

Chaffinch4 Sun 29-Oct-17 19:22:38

Nora Frances
Beatrix Frances
Ellen Frances

Those are all lovely and work well, I think.

TomboyFemme Sun 29-Oct-17 19:27:04

Beatrix is my favourite but I'm not sure about it with Frances. Ellen Frances goes well

RavenWings Sun 29-Oct-17 19:29:57

Not liking Nora, Ellen or Freya.
I'm ok with Beatrix but lukewarm on it.
Lucy/Lucinda is nice. Lucille?

KatnissK Sun 29-Oct-17 19:30:02

I like Lucinda and Beatrix

sleepingwiththelighton Sun 29-Oct-17 19:44:54

Thanks , I know it’s not the usual way to spell it but Francis was a female relative spelt that way and the baby will have that name as a middle name and we want to keep the spelling

SummerRoberts Sun 29-Oct-17 19:53:53

I think Nora and Lucinda go best with Frances.
My favourite from your list is Beatrix but I don’t think it goes as well with Frances.

Sugarpiehoneyeye Sun 29-Oct-17 19:55:48

Ellen Francis, lovely !

SuperBeagle Sun 29-Oct-17 20:21:46

I love Lucinda and Freya.

But Freya Francis doesn't work, so Lucinda wins by default.

CakeRattleandRoll Sun 29-Oct-17 22:24:26

My favourite is Nora.

helensburgh Sun 29-Oct-17 22:30:47

Ellen or norah

Ojoj1974 Sun 29-Oct-17 23:11:13

Beatrix. I totally adore it!!!!

Pemba Mon 30-Oct-17 05:28:55

Ellen or Lucinda go well and are nice. Nora flows well, but I don't like it personally. Freya is a bit cumbersome with Francis (too many 'fr' sounds) and I don't like Beatrix.

PandorasXbox Mon 30-Oct-17 09:59:16

Lucinda.

Smoliver Mon 30-Oct-17 22:41:13

Order of my preference:

Nora
Beatrix
Lucinda (Lucy)
Freya
Ellen

mmmskittles Mon 06-Nov-17 17:13:40

Nora

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