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Strawberriesapples Mon 22-Feb-21 09:13:22

Thought I’d ask about this name on this thread in addition to my last thread. I’ve got this name stuck in my mind but is it too old fashioned? What are your thoughts on this name?

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ZenNudist Mon 22-Feb-21 09:14:30

Good I think. A bit fussy but reminds me of Angelina Jolie but a bit different.

HungLikeAPeg Mon 22-Feb-21 10:30:47

It doesn't feel old fashioned (to me, I'm 28) I also like Angela and Angelica the only thing that puts me off is I knew a woman called Angelina and she went by Angel 🥴

Strawberriesapples Mon 22-Feb-21 11:42:47

@HungLikeAPeg That also puts me off! Really dislike the nn angel, would prefer Annie instead!

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HungLikeAPeg Mon 22-Feb-21 11:57:59

I think that's absolutely doable. The Angel I knew was sweet woman but she had clearly gone for an image (big fake boobies, huge lash extension etc) and using the nn seemed to be a part of that.

Angeline is pretty. It's not too frilly and I like that it doesn't end in -a, -ia or -ie. If you make sure to insist on Angeline/Annie I doubt people will call her Angel.

Edenember Mon 22-Feb-21 12:53:45

I’m not personally keen but I have a bit of an aversion to -ine ending names in general as they sound chemically to me. I’d think it was perfectly fine on someone else and it’s classier / not as frilly / over the top as Angelina.

IamnotwhouthinkIam Mon 22-Feb-21 15:25:34

Angeline is fine - unusual but not unheard of. It sounds quite French to me though for some reason (more than similar Angelina), if that matters? But I think it's perfectly useable (as long as you don't mind nn Angie, as I think that might be hard to avoid - unless you insist on Annie from Day1?)

Strawberriesapples Mon 22-Feb-21 18:52:28

Thanks everyone!

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BallsToYouSue Mon 22-Feb-21 19:04:38

I don't like it, but I love Evangeline!

partyatthepalace Mon 22-Feb-21 21:53:54

I much prefer Evangeline

Strawberriesapples Mon 22-Feb-21 23:43:15

Thanks but not keen on Evangeline!

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Peachbubble Tue 23-Feb-21 07:12:09

I like it, not heard it before.

motleymop Tue 23-Feb-21 19:01:54

I like it. I've just noted it down as a possible middle name - thanks!

DragonPoop Tue 23-Feb-21 19:09:36

I prefer Angelina with the nickname Lena

Ijustlikedthename Wed 24-Feb-21 19:44:04

I really really like it!

Cindie943811A Thu 25-Feb-21 22:35:05

Rather nice.

user1477391263 Fri 26-Feb-21 02:55:40

I like it.

Sunny4876 Fri 26-Feb-21 02:57:52

Love it.

Porridgeoat Fri 26-Feb-21 03:27:31

Not keen. Like Ariane though

Strawberriesapples Sun 28-Feb-21 00:19:16

What middle names would you pair with it?

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