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Guessing game IV

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finallychangedmyusername Fri 03-May-19 08:49:34

So, here it is, the fourth(!!!) Guessing Game baby names thread. shock

All credit to @scotstar for creating the game, back in March 2018. Can't believe how far we've come!

Previous threads here:

1: https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/baby_names/3189874-guessing-game

2: https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/baby_names/3207745-Guessing-game-II

3: https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/baby_names/3262724-Guessing-game-III?pg=1ℴ=

The game is simple. Guess the name the poster is describing, then it's your turn! Make the clues as fiendish as you like. grin

All are welcome to join in! *@FintyTin*, *@Ladywillpower***, @LadyGAgain and @DuggeeHugs, come join! (Plus others I've forgotten)

Right, these are all the names we've described so far...

Andrew, Serafina, Eli, Verity, Juliet, Agatha, Phoebe, Frances, Rebecca, Thomas, Cecilia, Leonard, Bianca, Donald, Peter, Niamh, Lucifer, Demelza, Nevaeh, Alexander, Christopher, Miranda, William, Robert, Jack, Jude, Rachel, Margaret, Basil, Hyacinth, Aurora, Jessamine, Nicola, Kerry, Susan, Seren, Julia, Meredith, Bernard, Arthur, Ross, Blanche, Amy, Alicia, Stephen/Steven, Talitha/Tabitha, Ruth, Noah, Rowan, Lucille, Kit, Alice, Lydia, Beatrice, Mary, Jennifer, Keith, Aurelia, Aram, Oliver, Anouk, Heidi, Seth, Rose, Herbert, Sadie, Florence, Niall, Primrose, Ellis, Jordi, Hannah, Hermione, Johnny, Angelina, Frieda, Adam, Gandalf, Poppy, Hazel, Jane, Afton, Susan, Roxanne, Barbara, Stewart/Stuart, Philomena, Isaac, Rufus, Elsa, Morris/Maurice, Ken, Iona, Mark, Roger, Wilfred, Darren, Geraldine, Pascal, Harriet, Russell, Alfred, Nora, Scott, Enid, Jonathan, Nelly, Arlo, Pearl, Beverley, Dana, Toby, Clifford, Cecilia, Lisa, Tallulah, Liam, Declan, Kenneth, George, Rayna, Kezia, Annika, Chantilly, Quinn, Sally, Cornelius, Darcy/Darcie, Peter, Nina, Gabrielle, Marcus, Bruce, Rod, Joshua, Luke, Eve, Belle, Sabrina, Ariadne, David, Martin, Theresa, Breda, Nicodemus, Samuel, Hector, Shiloh, Phryne, Gordon, Cora, Gregory, Aurora, Meghan, Dermot, Paige, Urban, Carter, Ludovic, Harvey, Kristin, Laurence, Cecil, Richard, Penelope, Deborah, Felicity, Melanie, Owen/Owain, Caroline/Carrie, Abigail, Esmeralda, Christabel, Aneurin, Earl, Christine, Clare/Clair/Claire, Jeremy, Tina, Aria, Byron, Patrick, Casper, Imogen, Victoria, Percy, Jean, Sterling, Belinda, Jared, Yael/Jael, Sarah, Scarlett, Zoe, Elspeth, Holly, Gene, Ruth, Sylvester, Erwin, Gladys, Bethany, Fabian, Damian, Helen, Autumn, Venus, Hayley, Ferdinand, Michael, Portia, Katy, Linus, Timothy, Viola, Jacob, Holly, Donna, Ivy, Kevin, Clarence, Nicholas/Nick, Howard, Natalie, Naomi, Max, Calliope, Aaron, Yolanda, Adelaide, Edie, Oscar, Olivia, Charlotte, Morag, Sebastian, Stacey/Stacie, Matthew/Matt, Cameron, Theresa, Jeremy, Simon, Edward, Stanley, Flora, Daisy, Polly, Asher, Douglas, Solomon, Dan/Daniel...

And since @Ladywillpower** correctly guessed *@FintyTin*'s last clue, this is *@Ladywillpower***'s latest clue:

This old German name opened Pandora's box in 1929. Her royal connections meant that she waltzed off to one of the Channel Islands with the Doctor.

@Clettercletterthatsbetter has guessed Clara!

LadyGAgain Fri 03-May-19 09:34:08

Well done for setting up!
Clara is a good shout!

Ladywillpower Fri 03-May-19 12:25:39

Thank you for new thread.
Not Clara though!

finallychangedmyusername Fri 03-May-19 12:49:04

Augusta?

IslaMann Fri 03-May-19 12:52:08

Louise?

Ladywillpower Fri 03-May-19 14:28:57

Well done IslaMann it is Louise.
Louise Brooks was the star of the 1929 silent film Pandora’s Box.
There have been several Louises with royal connections, including Lady Louise Windsor the Queen granddaughter & a daughter of Queen Victoria.
Louise Rednapp took part in the 2016 series of Strictly Come Dancing.
Louise Jameson was in the series Bergerac which was set on the Island of Jersey & also appeared in Doctor Who.
Over to you Isla!

finallychangedmyusername Fri 03-May-19 20:44:00

Well done @IslaMann! (Great username by the way) grin

DuggeeHugs Fri 03-May-19 22:49:46

Wow, thread 4! Thanks for the heads up @finallychangedmyusername

Sorry I've been quiet, life stress has reached a new peak, but this may be just the antidote smile

LadyGAgain Fri 03-May-19 23:51:55

Louise!! Brilliant clues and well done. I also agree that this is the space to free your head ... and muddle your brain!

finallychangedmyusername Mon 06-May-19 19:24:42

Welcome back @DuggeeHugs (we've missed you, hope life settles down soon) and looking forward to the next clue @IslaMann! grin

LadyGAgain Thu 09-May-19 21:40:47

@IslaMann - do you have a new clue!

IslaMann Fri 10-May-19 14:28:25

Sorry, totally missed this! Erm, I'll be back soon with my clue, let me have a think!

IslaMann Fri 10-May-19 14:40:01

This defrosted daughter of a king, needs priestly intervention.

finallychangedmyusername Fri 10-May-19 15:03:42

Welcome back to the thread @IslaMann!

I'm going to guess... Cordelia?

IslaMann Fri 10-May-19 15:04:30

Not Cordelia finallychangedmyusername

LadyGAgain Fri 10-May-19 23:13:44

Madison?

IslaMann Sat 11-May-19 07:24:18

Not Madison LadyGAgain

finallychangedmyusername Sat 11-May-19 17:29:19

Elsa?

IslaMann Sat 11-May-19 17:46:11

Nope, not Elsa finally

finallychangedmyusername Sat 11-May-19 20:13:16

Hmmmm... Tallulah?
The name means leaping water, Talluah Willis is Bruce Willis's daughter and I guess has arguably the King of Christmas movies... I've never seen Bugsy Malone, but maybe Tallulah in Bugsy Malone required priestly intervention?

(Possibly clutching at straws. A LOT.)

Ladywillpower Sat 11-May-19 20:24:32

I am stumped,
Jennifer?

Ladywillpower Sat 11-May-19 21:04:20

Carrie?

LadyGAgain Sun 12-May-19 08:32:40

Reagan (Regan). Means little king and was the name of the girl in the exorcist who needed priestly intervention?

LadyGAgain Sun 12-May-19 08:32:41

Reagan (Regan). Means little king and was the name of the girl in the exorcist who needed priestly intervention?

LadyGAgain Sun 12-May-19 08:33:40

Reagan (Regan). Means little king and was the name of the girl in the exorcist who needed priestly intervention?

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