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Being induced tomorrow. Please vote!

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Expectingmum84 Sun 12-Jan-20 17:02:54

Thank you everyone for all your help on my last thread.

We decided on Sebastian for a boy.

However if it’s a girl most votes were for Amelie or Emily.

My husband prefers Emily as it’s classic
I do like Emily but feel it’s dated? Amelie is more fresh.

What do you think? Please vote one!

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sel2223 Sun 12-Jan-20 17:07:10

Amelie is beautiful

MikeUniformMike Sun 12-Jan-20 17:11:20

I don't like Amelie - it became popular after the film.
Emily is a classic, so my vote is for Emily.

Sleepyquest Sun 12-Jan-20 17:11:33

Emily is soooo boring

Go with Amelie

20viona Sun 12-Jan-20 17:12:16

Agree with other poster Emily is so boring.
Amelie is beautiful.

diddlediddle Sun 12-Jan-20 17:13:53

Emily is timeless, where as Amelie feels more trendy/try hard to me (not in a good way). I don't think it sounds fresh to be honest. It's been popular for a few years.

I know some people prefer Emmeline to Emily? I still prefer Emily though. Or actually Emma is my favourite.

corcaithecat Sun 12-Jan-20 17:16:59

Amelie and Amelia are probably the most common names here where I live so on that basis, I’d go for Emily.

BorissGiantJohnson Sun 12-Jan-20 17:17:05

I prefer Emily, but your vagina = your choice!

IM0GEN Sun 12-Jan-20 17:18:05

Emily. It’s classic and Amelie will be dated in a few years.

twiggy19 Sun 12-Jan-20 17:18:48

Emily deffo gets my vote 😁 or perhaps shake it up... Emilie? Classic & Fresh 👌

YappityYapYap Sun 12-Jan-20 17:21:04

I vote Emily. I really like Sebastian for a boy, good choice!

YappityYapYap Sun 12-Jan-20 17:22:44

Oh I agree with Twiggy! Emily but spell it Emilie. That's really nice

Fairybobbin Sun 12-Jan-20 17:25:45

Amelie

cavalier Sun 12-Jan-20 17:26:09

Amelie

Mandarinfish Sun 12-Jan-20 17:26:13

Emily

VoyageInTheDark Sun 12-Jan-20 17:28:14

Amelie

Marlena1 Sun 12-Jan-20 17:29:49

Amelie

diddlediddle Sun 12-Jan-20 17:45:56

Also Amelie is a bit trying to be french but not. Loads of amelias around, it's boring.

Harvey3 Sun 12-Jan-20 17:49:46

Emily

Dollymixture22 Sun 12-Jan-20 18:01:26

Emily.

Thefaceofboe Sun 12-Jan-20 18:04:30

Amelie. Sounds completely different to Amelia so don’t know why people need to point out Amelia is popular

Clangus00 Sun 12-Jan-20 18:10:13

Emily.

M0mmyneedswine Sun 12-Jan-20 18:19:39

Emily, amelie is very overused in my area

user1493494961 Sun 12-Jan-20 19:02:54

Amelie is a very pretty name, I don't think it will date. I know an Emilie.

bridgetreilly Sun 12-Jan-20 19:20:46

Amelie sounds pretentious unless you are French. I would pick Emily or Emilia.

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