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Serena ?? (Sabrina reminds us of the teenage witch, sadly)

(17 Posts)
screamingabdab Tue 26-May-09 21:36:47

I offer you this name

boodleboot Tue 26-May-09 21:38:04

i do not like. but Sabrina makes me instantly think of the film with harrison ford and julia something....i love that film....teenage witch? Still?

screamingabdab Tue 26-May-09 21:39:16

Just offering a choice grin

I like them both, but won't be having any DDs

norktasticninja Tue 26-May-09 21:41:17

Serena is a name I've always disliked, sorry. How about Sabine / Sabina?

LyraSilvertongue Tue 26-May-09 21:44:09

What about Seren? Quite trendy but not too popular at the moment.

screamingabdab Tue 26-May-09 21:47:04

Lyra just to digress - have looked at your profile - we have been listening to His Dark Materials audiobook with DSs (6 and 8) - what a great book! Really well read by the author, too

Lyra is a nice name .......

pania Tue 26-May-09 21:49:07

Well, Serena was the very cool brunette witch on "Bewitched" (I think she was Samantha's cousin) so if I were choosing on coolness factor alone, she'd win. smile

LessThenIdeal Tue 26-May-09 21:49:55

I think it all depends on how you pronounce it.

If you're going to pronounce it Ser-ree-nah then no, but if you're going to pronounce it
Seh-ren-ah then absolutely yes.

screamingabdab Tue 26-May-09 21:53:21

Ah, I was thinking of the former pronunciation .....

LyraSilvertongue Tue 26-May-09 21:58:04

Screamingabdab, yes, a fantastic book (or books as there are three of them). Might be time to read them again...
You know, if I had a girl I'd be very tempted to call her Lyra (DP may disagree, however).

Olga1 Thu 11-Jun-09 22:33:38

I love Serena Se-ree-nah

serin Sat 13-Jun-09 22:24:07

Serin grin

FairLadyRantALot Sat 13-Jun-09 22:26:11

really like it!

misdee Sat 13-Jun-09 22:28:34

Serena is a fab name grinwink

jkklpu Sat 13-Jun-09 22:28:41

lovely Cornish names that sound not a million miles away - Rowena or Morwenna

misdee Sat 13-Jun-09 22:29:20

and we pronouce ir se-ree-nah

or nina grin

mrswoolf Sun 14-Jun-09 00:31:02

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