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Which of these three names?

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Lopsidedlumberjack Fri 10-Jan-20 20:58:35

Me and dh are struggling between these names:
Elizabeth
Eleanor
Violet

MeanwhileAtNumber98 Fri 10-Jan-20 21:04:07

If it was me I would go for Elizabeth but known as Libby. But that's just me!

PlantPotting Fri 10-Jan-20 21:09:10

Oh no 🙈 don’t make me choose!!

Puffykins Fri 10-Jan-20 21:09:40

Violet

Puffykins Fri 10-Jan-20 21:10:00

Or Eliza

7dayslater Fri 10-Jan-20 21:12:14

Violet

Mumshappy Fri 10-Jan-20 21:13:15

Violet

PlantPotting Fri 10-Jan-20 21:14:27

Violet

B0bbin Fri 10-Jan-20 21:15:28

I wanted a baby Violet but had a boy. It's my favourite name at the moment for a girl.

SexlessBoulderBelly Fri 10-Jan-20 21:17:19

Violet, it was second on my list. Went with Mabel after but would have been Violet if not. Love it!

MamaDane Fri 10-Jan-20 21:19:11

Eleanor
then Violet
then Elizabeth

Beasmamma Fri 10-Jan-20 21:27:01

Oh that’s a tough one! I would probably say in order or preference Elizabeth, Eleanor and then Violet.

MrsJoshNavidi Fri 10-Jan-20 21:31:13

Elizabeth/Beth

icecreamsundae32 Fri 10-Jan-20 21:37:03

Elizabeth! Lizzie as a toddler, Beth when older... lots of choice. Also like Eleanor with Ella for short. Violet is nice too though. Good choices.

Lopsidedlumberjack Fri 10-Jan-20 21:37:14

Ooh Violet a lot more popular than I expected

Lopsidedlumberjack Fri 10-Jan-20 21:38:24

Still secretly hoping three will pop out so I can use all the names grin
I suspect the future will hold lots of cats if no triplets blush

Ginbauble Fri 10-Jan-20 21:39:39

All nice names!

I'd go for
Eleanor then
Violet then
Elizabeth- because I don't like what it will probably be shortened to - Liz, Lizzie etc.

goldenorbspider Fri 10-Jan-20 21:41:55

Eleanor

TheWashingMachine Fri 10-Jan-20 21:44:15

Elizabeth is top.
Eleanor is second.
Violet is dreadful.

NoSauce Fri 10-Jan-20 22:01:23

Eleanor.

RickOShay Fri 10-Jan-20 22:02:16

Violet

Doilooklikeatourist Fri 10-Jan-20 22:05:45

I do like Elizabeth
Can you do Elizabeth Eleanor Surname

Swearwolf Fri 10-Jan-20 22:06:58

Violet. Definitely not Eleanor - tiny Ellies are absolutely everywhere!

robin04031402 Fri 10-Jan-20 22:10:32

I would go for Elizabeth!
Such a lovely name, easy to spell unlike Eleanor which can be spelt various ways.
I'm afraid Violet just makes me think of Violet from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory!
Also, think it's a harsh sounding name - somewhat like violent?
Violent Violet?

Bin85 Fri 10-Jan-20 22:17:10

Just don't use Violet Elizabeth ( character in Just William books)!

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