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mihele · 12/02/2024 05:35

I would like to know what names you think are good internationally? Traditional names for my country don't work so well elsewhere, but at least they have to work in Russian and English, it would be great if they work well in Spain too though it's not essential. Thank you.

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heldinadream · 12/02/2024 05:37

Maria works in all three I think? What about a variation on Maria - Marianna for instance?

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PermanentTemporary · 12/02/2024 05:41

Elizabeth (maybe spelled Elisabeth)?

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ThePaperTrail · 12/02/2024 05:45

Nina
Anna
Bella
Sara
Katerina

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Onelife2024 · 12/02/2024 06:04

How about -

Sofia
Anna
Eva
Alexandra
Lilia
Lara
Mila
Elena
Susannah
Julia
Nina

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Nofilteritwonthelp · 12/02/2024 06:11

Ayreline

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AmaryllisChorus · 12/02/2024 07:05

Sofia/Sophia
Anna/Hanna
Maria
Yasmin/Yasmina
Lara
Layla/Laila

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user1492757084 · 12/02/2024 08:16

Sofie
Allegra
Ella
Natalia
Gretel
Katrina
Rosemarie
Charlotte
Aline
Hana
Anastasia
Annunciata
Grace

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FH27 · 12/02/2024 08:27

I always think Anna is the ultimate international girls name.

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mihele · 12/02/2024 08:35

Anna is the type of name we want but it is unusable for us. Sofija (Sofia) has been used. Thank you for the great suggestions. I really like Mila.

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Onelife2024 · 12/02/2024 09:00

Mila is so lovely 🥰

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Magicisuponus · 12/02/2024 09:02

Mila
Yana
Yulia
Sophia
Lara
Kasia/Kasha

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Mumofgirls2017 · 12/02/2024 09:35

Luna
anna
sophia
matilda
alice
emma
lina
lena
maria
julia
mila
nora
clara
elena
mia
Leah
eva

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SerenityNowInsanityLater · 12/02/2024 09:46

Natalia
Hanna
Iris
Xenia
Lara/Larissa
Irena/Irina
Rosaria
Ines
Inna

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FayCarew · 12/02/2024 17:01

Check the pronunciation in each language and that the name doesn't have any off-putting meaning in one of them.

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oldnorsesaga · 12/02/2024 17:12

mihele · 12/02/2024 05:35

I would like to know what names you think are good internationally? Traditional names for my country don't work so well elsewhere, but at least they have to work in Russian and English, it would be great if they work well in Spain too though it's not essential. Thank you.

First suggestion:
Marina!
other ideas
Serafina
Valentina
Luciana
Paola or Polina
Eloise
Vivian
Mariella
Frederica

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Fink · 12/02/2024 17:13

Spain and Russia both have a lot of Christian saints names, especially if you go to the Bible or early Church (before the Orthodox- Catholic split). That's where I'd look, and then whittle down to names where the spelling and pronunciation are close enough for your liking.

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mihele · 12/02/2024 21:41

Mumofgirls2017 · 12/02/2024 09:35

Luna
anna
sophia
matilda
alice
emma
lina
lena
maria
julia
mila
nora
clara
elena
mia
Leah
eva

Lina is a favourite of mine. Thank you.

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BitingtheSkirting · 12/02/2024 21:45

Nofilteritwonthelp · 12/02/2024 06:11

Ayreline

Took me a minute!

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Mandarinaduck · 12/02/2024 21:47

Katia
Nadia

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Melassa · 12/02/2024 21:54

Tatiana
Natasha
Irina
Viktorija/Victoria
Lidia

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rainingsnoring · 12/02/2024 22:20

Anna is lovely and seems to work well in lots of cultures/ languages
Maya is also super multicultural and pretty.
Anya is another good one.
Other ideas: Marina, Margareta, Irina, Eva, Natalia,

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itsannie86 · 12/02/2024 22:23

Anna / Ana?

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PurpleBrocadePeacock · 12/02/2024 22:50

Liliana
Olivia
Katerina
Rosa
Isabella
Carolina

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mathanxiety · 13/02/2024 01:08

Nataliya
Angelina
Vera
Liliya
Elena
Inessa
Dina
Alina
Zinaida
Veronika
Daria
Valentina
Irina
Diana
Emma
Valeriya
Estefaniya
Marina
Tamara
Anastasiya

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peaceinourtime · 13/02/2024 14:48

Maria or Lena

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