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Ottie or Esmeralda?
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Gigi97 · 08/05/2022 19:42

Opinions on these girls names please ….

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zurala · 08/05/2022 19:43

Both dreadful. Is Ottie even an actual name? Sorry, but I'm really not a fan.

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watcherintherye · 08/05/2022 19:46

I’ve not heard of Ottie before. People may think it’s a mis-spelling of Ottilie.

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strawberry2017 · 08/05/2022 19:48

Esmerelda is the better one of the 2.

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itsmeagainlol · 08/05/2022 19:48

I don't like either

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Sillystripytail · 08/05/2022 19:49

I love Ottie but I think it's normally a nickname for Ottilie. Esmeralda is too long, unless you plan to short it to Esme mostly.

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Sillystripytail · 08/05/2022 19:49

Shorten* 🤦‍♀️

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milliemermaid · 08/05/2022 19:50

Esmerelda……..without a doubt.

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User3568975431146 · 08/05/2022 19:50

Neither I'm afraid. Ottie would spend her life correcting from Ollie to Lottie and even then it's not great. As for Esmeralda! It's Disney time with that name, poor wee soul. You could go for Esme but on its own not short for Esmeralda, I'm cringing for her.

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Marty13 · 08/05/2022 19:51

Neither, sorry.

If I had to choose at gunpoint then Esmeralda because Ottie isn't really a name - at best it's a nickname - and makes me think "Otter".

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KirstenBlest · 08/05/2022 19:58

Both dreadful.
Emerald might be an alternative to Esmeralda

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delshell · 08/05/2022 20:00

Not a big fan of either, sorry. I've never heard of Ottie. What about Esme?

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LorenzoVonMatterhorn · 08/05/2022 20:00

Is Ottie going to be short for Otillie or charlotte (and hopefully not otter)? And I love Esmerelda.

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Kat1953 · 08/05/2022 20:02

I love Esmerelda!

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toastofthetown · 08/05/2022 20:12

I've only heard Ottie as short for Ottilie and I don't love it as a standalone name (though Lottie is a top 100 name and is also a nickname). I prefer Ottilie to Esmeralda, but Esmeralda to Ottie.

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ofwarren · 08/05/2022 20:15

Definitely Esmerelda. Ottie sounds like the name of a soft toy otter.

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saraclara · 08/05/2022 20:16

I can't imagine being an adult woman in a professional role with either of those names.

Your not naming a doll, you're not naming an eternal cute toddler. You have to give a baby a name that will still hold good when they're six months, six years, 36 and 56 years old.

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Firebird83 · 08/05/2022 20:19

Esmeralda

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PeekAtYou · 08/05/2022 20:21

Anything about Ottie

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SoftSheen · 08/05/2022 20:24

Ottilie or Ottoline are fine, but not Ottie (as anything other than a nickname)

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ABrightSilverLining · 08/05/2022 20:35

Esmeralda is lovely.

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SmiledWtherisingsun · 08/05/2022 21:40

Ottie is short for Ottilie

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PukkaP · 08/05/2022 21:42

Neither

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pinklavenders · 08/05/2022 22:38

Esmeralda is beautiful

Ottie/Otter is awful

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CambsAlways · 08/05/2022 22:40

Not a fan of either sorry

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Chaoslatte · 08/05/2022 22:41

Ottie = potty
Esmeralda too strong hunchback of Notre Dame connections. I can’t imagine real life adults with either of these names.

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